Def Jam Vendetta

Throw on your flyest gear, round up your crew and take it to the streets - the world of hip-hop has hit the ring. Def Jam VENDETTA™ by EASPORTS BIG™ invites you to the underground circuit of hardcore fight clubs. Get your props, as the master of hip-hop hook up with the urban local legends and battle for ultimate supremacy. If you think you've got what it takes, Def Jam VENDETTA challenges you to brawl your way up the ranks to be the ultimate fighter. The game will feature an original storyline as players are challenged to test their skills through an arcade-style, underground fight club circuit as they attempt to totally crush their opponents. With each win the player will gain more money, more power and of course… more respect. And it won't just be about winning. After all, it's about making a rep for yourself, and humiliating your opponent with killer moves. Def Jam VENDETTA will feature over 1,500 varying moves, including dozens of signature special finishing moves and trash-talkin' taunts. Def Jam VENDETTA marks the first interactive entertainment title from EA and Def Jam Records, and will fully integrate a powerhouse roster of Def Jam artists into the storyline, including new hit songs from the artists, as well as classic Def Jam tracks. Each artist has contributed one original introduction and victory sequence incorporating their own voice and motion. Artists participating in the game include DMX, Ludacris, Method Man, Redman, NORE, Scarface, Ghostface Killah, Capone, Keith Murray and WC. The game also features Def Jam.
  • Overview

    Unique story

    Unique, original storyline that compliments gameplay action - the plot thickens through the circuit.

    BIG selection of characters

    Over 45 characters, including 12 Def Jam artists: DMX, Ludacris, Method Man, Redman, NORE, Scarface, Ghostface Killah, Capone, Keith Murray and WC. Also featuring Christina Milian and Funkmaster Flex.

    Diverse settings

    More than 10 highly detailed underground worlds, built straight from the mean streets: places like DMX's Junkyard and Scarface's Speakeasy.

    Awsome array of combat techniques

    Continuous play with over 1,500 unique moves including a variety of fighting techniques (reverse kicks, punches, martial arts swings, choke holds, elbow blocks, knee bunts, etc.) and hyper realistic EA SPORTS BIG-style moves that are dynamic with realistic finesse and style.

    Signature and special moves

    Dozens of signature special moves and player taunts. All moves referenced directly from each Def Jam artist.

    Play smarter, not harder. Use your Blaze

    Unique momentum and health system that will change based on the player status (i.e. players doing well will "feel" their strength increase / evolve into a blazin' special move; and players that are getting beat will see their health impact their moves, eventually becoming slower and weaker).

    Hip-hop flava

    One original intro/victory sequence per Def Jam artist.

    Slammin' tracks

    The hottest beats from the streets: new hit songs from Def Jam Records.

    Intense game modes

    Three game modes: Battle, Story and Survival.

    "Take on the world" with the match types

    Four match types: Single, Tag Team, Free For All and Handicap.

    Authentic sounds

    Sound design by DaneTracks (The Matrix, 8 Mile).

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