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Helena Douglas
 

 
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BIO:

She is the daughter of Fame Douglas and a world class soprano singer who is an expert in Pi Qua Quan. While performing at the opera house, a shot was fired at her, but killed her mother instead. While trying to find the culprit, she learned that the murder of her mother is somehow related to the "Dead or alive World Combat Championship." She later found out that Ayane was the murderer. She now aspires to defeat her.
 
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ORIGIN:
Dead or Alive 2

 
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OTHER APPEARANCES:
Dead or Alive 2: Hardcore, Dead or Alive 3, Dead or Alive 4, Dead or Alive 5, Dead or Alive 5: Ultimate, Dead or Alive: Dimensions

 
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Page Updated:  April 30th, 2014

When DOA2 first came out, I was expecting to be wowed by the new characters. Helena didn't impress me back then and she seemed to be "marketed" as yet another DOA blonde with big boobs. However, I I can admit she has evolved positively over the years. Helena's moveset takes quite a bit of inspiration from Ling Xiaoyu of Tekken, the most basic comparison being Helena's Bokuho stance and Ling's Phoenix stance. Helena isn't a total copycat, however, but I'd say she looks slightly less natural doing some of her moves. Some of her attacks lack "oomph," and her overall style is a bit too "bird-like" for my tastes. Besides ridiculous amount of arm-flapping, Helena does have some cool kicks and throws.

Visually, her appearances never grabbed my interest. DOA didn't really need another blonde with big boobs... and no, her silly Sephiroth bangs don't magically make her cool. Some of her outfits aren't terrible, but a lot of her "looks" definitely aren't "natural" to my eyes. She seems a bit forced as a design, all around. 

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