"That last protoculture based on your DNA, Alpha-152, will soon be entering the final start-up phase. Born for the untainted hate for the world. It has the power to destroy everything!"
―Helena Douglas telling Kasumi about Alpha-152, Dead or Alive 4
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.