Virtua Fighter 4: Evolution (PlayStation 2)

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A conversion of the update to Virtua Fighter 4, Evo features two brand new characters (Goh Hinogami and Brad Burns) and Quest Mode, an all new addition to the series that replaces Kumite mode.

In Quest Mode, you choose your particular fighter and take him or her around the various arcades in Japan where you must earn your chance to enter tournaments. Each battle may also vary in conditions (for example, one match will have you simply fighting to be the winner, while another may ask you to win by only using punches, etc.).

Certain battles will also involve prizes, including clothing and money. Money can be spent on more clothing, wallpapers, character models and much more.


Virtua Fighter 4: Evolution PlayStation 2 You have to travel all over the city to find new places to fight.
Virtua Fighter 4: Evolution PlayStation 2 Akira claims victory over his opponent!
Virtua Fighter 4: Evolution PlayStation 2 The game offers an arcade mode, quest mode, and a full-fledged training mode.
Virtua Fighter 4: Evolution PlayStation 2 As a bonus, you get Virtua Fighter 10th Anniversary, a retooled version of the very first game.

Alternate Titles

  • "バーチャファイター4 エボリューション" -- Japanese spelling

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Just like VF4, but better Robyrt (51) 4.75 Stars4.75 Stars4.75 Stars4.75 Stars4.75 Stars

Critic Reviews

The Video Game Critic Jul 10, 2004 A 100
Bordersdown Apr 19, 2003 10 out of 10 100
GameZone Aug 11, 2003 9.6 out of 10 96
PAL Gaming Network (PALGN) May 05, 2004 9.5 out of 10 95
Video Games Daily Mar 18, 2003 9.5 out of 10 95
GamingTrend Oct 28, 2005 565 out of 600 94
Christ Centered Game Reviews Mar 17, 2008 92 out of 100 92
Factornews Jun 20, 2003 9 out of 10 90
Wham! gaming Apr 02, 2004 9 out of 10 90
Diehard GameFan Aug 25, 2003 9 out of 10 90


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The behavior of the opponents you face in Quest mode is modeled after that of real-life Virtua Fighter 4 arcade experts.


  • GameSpy
    • 2003 – PS2 Fighting Game of the Year
    • 2003 – #3 PS2 Game of the Year

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