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Tekken 8

Tekken 8, the latest installment in the iconic fighting game series, takes martial arts combat to exhilarating new heights. With stunning graphics, a roster of diverse characters, and enhanced gameplay mechanics, Tekken 8 immerses players in a thrilling world of intense battles and complex storytelling. Unravel the mysteries of the Mishima family saga and engage in heart-pounding confrontations as you compete against friends and foes alike. Whether you’re a seasoned fighter or a newcomer to the franchise, Tekken 8 promises to deliver a knockout gaming experience that will leave you hooked and hungry for more.

A new look at gameplay for Tekken 8 has been revealed at this year’s Gamescom Opening Night Live hosted by Geoff Keighley. The new single-player mode is called Arcade Quest. It sees players create an avatar, head into the arcade, and compete in tournaments to become a Tekken champion. The mode and gameplay reveal comes after it was found via data from a store update that Tekken 8 was set to launch on January 26, 2024. That date was also […]

Minutes ago, it was revealed that a backend update made in the Microsoft Store directly suggests that Tekken 8 – the long-awaited fighting epic – will be released on January 26th, 2024. In the last few months, teasers and news have been drip-fed from within the project, but until now, we’ve had no whispers of a release date for the game. It has been almost eight years since Tekken 7 was released, and fans are hungry for another instalment of […]

Earlier today, Bryan Fury’s intro, reveal, and gameplay trailer was leaked on Twitter… By Bandai Namco. It was posted on the Bandai Namco Europe Twitter profile, and then promptly deleted, but not before it was scalped and posted online. It was a brief but impactful slip-up that has drawn the attention of Katsuhiro Harada, the producer of Tekken 8. There were expectations that Bryan Fury would be revealed later today, during the closing moments of the Combo Break 2023 tournament. […]

Tekken 8 is one of the most highly anticipated fighting games floating around right now, and it has been so since it was revealed at the PlayStation State of Play held in September 2022. In the latest batch of news to drop, it was confirmed by Tekken 8’s Game Director, Katsuhiro Harada, that the game will boast crossplay features and sought-after rollback netcode. This is a first for the franchise, as there has never been a cross-platform release. It’s nothing […]

The latest character trailer for Tekken 8 is all about the series’ villainous devil dead, Kazuya Mishima. The new two-minute trailer gives us a chance to admire Kazuya’s slick new look with plenty of gameplay. The bulk of the footage shows him laying a beatdown on his son, Jin Kazama. Standard fare for Tekken dynasties, we assure you.  Kazuya looks to have a heavily reworked moveset in this entry, with a major emphasis on his devil form and crushing, electricity-empowered […]

Twitter user @AvoidThePuddle has confirmed that Tekken 8 will be at The Game Awards after posting a picture of a Tekken 8 t-shirt that also says “Tune into The Game Awards Livestream!” It’s been heavily rumored that the game will be featured at the event, but the image has confirmed it will be making an appearance. It’s likely that a new trailer of the game will be shown, but no official details have yet been given. Tekken 8 was first […]