DOA6 Photo contest




Photos of characters in DEAD OR ALIVE 6

  • Cool Category  :
    Photos of cool fight scenes
  • Cute Category  :
    Photos of cute character situations
  • Comical Category :
    Photos of laughable character shots

  • Submitting multiple photos in a story-telling style is also applicable. Please number the file names for the photos in chronological order or combine the group in a single image file in the order in which they should appear.


Winners of Each Category
  • "I'm a Photographer" crystal ornament
Nominees of Each Category
  • "I'm a Photographer" crystal ornament


Online review/screening

Submit the image files via Email or Twitter by November 10, 2019 along with the details required for entry. KOEI TECMO GAMES will nominate based on the deliverables.

Jury Vote at the Event

Images will be exhibited at the venue on November 23, 2019 and attendees will vote for their favorite picture of each category to be presented at the event.

Terms and Conditions

  • Photos must adhere to the theme and categories above.
  • Submit screenshots taken in the Theater Mode of DEAD OR ALIVE 6. All platforms and shooting procedures are accepted.
  • Include the category you wish to enter along with the title of the images.
  • No ristrictions on the number of applications.
  • Entrant must be 17 years of age and above.
  • Image file must be submitted as JPG format in 16:9 or 16:10 aspect ratio, in either portrait or landscape mode.

How to Submit

Twitter Submissions

Reply to @TeamNINJAStudio with #DOAFES2019Photocontest along with the title of the photo and category to enter.

Email Submissions

Send an Email to with the below information:
Subject: DOAFES2019 Photocontest
Body text: Title of the photo and category to enter.

  • Limit data size to 3MB. If the size of the image files exceeds the limit, provide a link to an online storage site to download the files.


  • Disqualification conditions
    - Any images edited or retouched
    - Any images taken from altered code or mods
    - Any images which depict discrimination based on gender, race, ethnicity, sexuality or other personal orientation which may cause distress or discomfort to any third party. 
    - Any images containing collaborative costumes from other titles.
    - Any images Koei Tecmo Games deems unacceptable.
  • * All works submitted will permanently become the property of KOEI TECMO GAMES the moment they are submitted by Twitter or e-mail, and will be void of payment or any form of compensation.
  • * Personal information will only be used for the purposes of running this event, including contacting the entrant and/or sending prizes. Entrants' personal information will be maintained in accordance with the privacy policies of the KOEI TECMO group ( ) and may be kept for a determined period as deemed necessary. Entrants' personal information will not be offered up or shared with any third party without the consent of the entrant, except as required by law upon request by courts, government, or similar organization.
  • * Entries are being held in accordance with the laws of Japan. The Tokyo District Court will have exclusive jurisdiction over any dispute arising in connection with the entries.

  • For inquiries, contact:
Last updated November 28, 2019