"Listen to me Ayane...the blood in my veins flows in both you and Kasumi. And in Hayate, too, for that matter. Our family bonds are stronger than any shinobi code. Don't ever forget that"
―Ayame, Dead or Alive: Dimensions
Earlier this year, Tecmo Koei released Warriors Orochi 3 in American and Europe. The fourth installment of the crossover series Warriors Orochi, being the combination of the Dynasty Warriors and Samurai Warriors series, this title included four guest characters from other series, also known as "Collaboration Characters". Two of these said guests included Ryu Hayabusa and Ayane. In this promotional image, they are joined by Kotarō Fūma, Hanzō Hattori, Nene, and Kunoichi from Samurai Warriors.