The characters are clear rip offs of characters from the Street fighter and Tekken gammes.
Oh yes and Virtua fighter is not realistic, when I jump I dont think I slowly hover to the floor or when I knock someone over I dont think it takes them half a millenia to get up. Your just making up excuses for Virtua Fighters slow downs and fatal flaws.
Dead or Alive is NOT a rip off of Virtua Fighter, in fact the series have nothing in common besides the same fighting engine. But oh would you look at that even though they do Dead or Alive actually has realistic jumps and characters dont move like turtles.
I rest my case
*sees a Tekken arcade machine for the first time*
Virtua Fighter Fanboy: "WTF! WHY ARE THERE FOUR BUTTONS?!"
As for those who do not enjoy the super floaty jumps those were pretty much invented in VF.
All these charecters feel a bit cliche and I cant seem to find one I particulary like playing as.
Well at least VF4EVO is pretty