From last night’s stream, NicoNico Live featured the celebration of Virtua Fighter’s 20th Anniversary. The event was held in Tokyo Joypolis Park hosted by Sexy Saitou and Asapon. AM2’s Daichi Katagiri, VF’s game coordinater, made an appearance as well as other special guests such as Tekken series producer, Harada and former AM2 head, Yu Suzuki on pre-recorded video to share their thoughts and experience with the series. During the stream, SEGA announced a ton of awesome Virtua Fighter news to celebrate the series anniversary. What to know what they are, hit the jump young grass hoppers.
– Virtua Fighter music from the entire series will be available on ITunes and Amazon MP3
– Virtua Fighter 20th Anniversary T-Shirts on sale on 12/19/2013 for 3,990 yen
– Virtua Fighter 20th Anniversary memorabilia
– Akira Yuki to appear as a boss character for the upcoming Dengeki Fighting Climax
– Virtua Fighter to be featured in the latest issue of Sega Hādo Girls
– VF5FS 67% Discount on PSN
– DOA5U available on PS3 for free from 12/14 to 12/24
As a bonus, here is a interview of Yu Suzuki on Virtua Fighter on the 20th Anniversary website translated with Bing.