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Bandai Namco Shows Off Tekken 8 During Sony's State Of Play
Bandai Namco kicked off Sony's State of Play livestream today with a look at Tekken 8, set to be released next year The video showed off what feels like gameplay footage, but didn't have the usual meters and other information on the screen This was straight-up a presentation of a fight on a very specific[...]
Back in March of this year, anime fans learned that Netflix was bringing the world of fighting video game franchise Tekken to animated series life with Tekken: Bloodline Set to tell the origin story of Jin Kazama and set around the events of the video game Tekken 3, the anime was given a spotlight at[...]
Bandai Namco Announces The Return Of Tekken World Tour 2022
Bandai Namco revealed new details for the return of Tekken World Tour 2022, including the fact that in-person events will happen The word came down during Combo Breaker 2022 as the company revealed it would be expanding the tour to incorporate 16 global regions, as they will have competitors face off in bouts to fight[...]
Virtua Fighter 5 Ultimate Showdown Gets A Tekken 7 Costume Collab
SEGA and Bandai Namco have come together for another crossover as Virtua Fighter 5 Ultimate Showdown meets Tekken 7 It's pretty cool being in the future where all of these game licensees get to have fun with each other, even if it is just on a cosmetic level And man, is this one ever on[...]
Soul Calibur II For PlayStation 2 Up For Auction At ComicConnect
Currently available on auction at ComicConnect's website. The three exclusive characters from Soul Calibur II are as follows: Link (from Nintendo's The Legend of Zelda series) for the Nintendo Gamecube console, Todd McFarlane's comic book antihero character Spawn for the original Xbox, and, in the case of this game for the PlayStation 2, Heihachi, from the Tekken series[...]
Kazuya Mishima Comes To Super Smash Bros. Ultimate On June 29th
Ultimate video showed off everything we needed to know about Tekken's Kazuya Mishima arrival. As usual, series director Masahiro Sakurai sat down at his desk and showed off the character and everything he can do. You seem to have a bit of the devil in you, son! Courtesy of Nintendo. The short version is that it's a mix[...]
Tekken Online Challenge Returns For 2021 Tournament
Bandai Namco announced today they are bringing back the Tekken Online Challenge for a new tournament in 2021 Last year's tournament was an amazing success for everyone involved, despite the pandemic keeping everyone at home Now this year's event has a new sponsor with ASTRO Gaming joining them as the official headset, as well as[...]
Lidia Sobieska Joins The Tekken 7 Roster On March 23rd
Bandai Namco finally revealed the latest character coming to Tekken 7 as Lidia Sobieska will be joining the roster tomorrow The fictional young Prime Minister of Poland has a few new moves for you to master as she is more of a counter striker than anything else This means for those of you who are[...]
Tekken 7 Teases A Totally New Character On The Way
Bandai Namco revealed today that a brand new character is coming to Tekken 7, and it appears this one is totally original The reveal happened during the Japan Fighting Game Publisher Roundtable #2, where it was revealed during the livestream that "a new character will be entering the King of Iron Fist Tournament in early[...]
Tekken 7 Reveals More Details About The Season Four Pass
Bandai Namco revealed a few new details to the upcoming Season Four Pass in Tekken 7, along with new screenshots of Kunimitsu After being teased a few weeks ago in a trailer promoting season four, we now have a trailer and confirmation that this is a brand new Kunimitsu According to the lore of the[...]
Bandai Namco Announces Tekken 7's Season 4 Is Coming Soon
Bandai Namco has revealed a little bit of what's on the way for Tekken 7, as they're about to launch Season 4 into the game During the Japan Fighting Game Publisher's Roundtable livestream this week, it was revealed that the Season 4 Pass was coming soon, and with it would be new characters and changes[...]
Red Bull Launches Class In Session: Anakin’s Tekken Academy
This past week, Red Bull announced the launch of a brand new esports series with Class In Session: Anakin's Tekken Academy The show will be hosted by professional esports player and Red Bull Athlete, Hoa "Anakin" Luu, as he will be presenting an educational gaming video content series where he will teach you the tricks[...]
Tekken Vinyl Records
Laced Records and Bandai Namco have come together to bring a new set of soundtracks to life as the original Tekken and Tekken 2 albums head to vinyl Both of these will be specially remastered and pressed onto audiophile-quality, 180g heavyweight vinyl LPs As well as being displayed in a deluxe sleeve featuring original artwork. What's[...]
More Bandai Namco Events Changed Due To Coronavirus
Because when the virus is eventually contained or runs its course, people will get back to their normal lives, and it looks like they want to be on the forefront for esports. Credit: Bandai Namco Effective immediately, the following events have been removed as official qualifying rounds for the TEKKEN World Tour 2020 (TWT2020): TEKKEN World Tour 2020 (TWT2020) Norcal[...]
Bandai Namco Reveals Details On "Tekken" World Tour 2020
Bandai Namco revealed details this week about the return of Tekken World Tour 2020, as the series returns for its fifth year The event will have over 30 locations across the globe All of them spanning different categories like Masters, Challengers, and Dojo The entire system will be kicking off at the Tokyo Tekken Masters[...]
"Tekken 7" Receives A New Track From Leroy Smith
Probably one of the weirdest things Bandai Namco could have released this week for Tekken 7 is a brand new track from Leroy Smith The man has released a new hip-hop track showing off his mad skills both in combat and on the mic If you're not familiar with the character, he learned how to[...]
"Tekken 7" Announces Fahkumram & Ganryu For Season Three DLC
During the Tekken World Finals, we got two more character reveals for the Tekken 7 Season Three pass, as we're getting one familiar name and one new entry Back in August, Bandai Namco revealed we'd be getting two more, but failed to really talk about who might be coming in Now we know that we're[...]
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Netmarble has revealed this week that they will be doing a Tekken 7 crossover event in The King Of Fighters AllStar mobile game The news was revealed through a Twitch livestream and elaborated more through the The Hollywood Reporter, as Netmarble and Bandai Namco will be doing a one-off event This is a rare chance[...]
"Tekken" Director and Producer Tells Fans To "Stop Spamming" The Team
Credit: Bandai Namco Hey, Tekken fans: If there's something you want from the game, you probably shouldn't just sit and spam the developers. Tekken director and producer Katsuhiro Harada took to Twitter today to air his frustrations with fans continually tweeting at him People can't get enough of continuously yammering away about who they want to see[...]
InExile Announces "Bard’s Tale Trilogy" and "Wasteland" Anniversary Edition
Bandai Namco made their grand announcement about Tekken 7's Season 3 at EVO 2019 yesterday, revealing two new characters and two on the way The reveal showed one returning face and a brand new addition to the series First, we didn't have to go very far back for the familiar as Zafina will be coming[...]
Tekken's Katsuhiro Harada Promoted to General Producer of Bandai Namco
It's one hell of an earned promotion as Jarada has been the keystone to making Tekken what it is today His job will include overseeing a number of major titles under the brand including Ace Combat, SoulCalibur, Dark Souls, and the Tales Of series, not to mention still having a say on the esports front[...]
Tekken 7 Director Goes On Twitter Rant About Offending People
Not so much in the case of Tekken 7 director Katsuhiro Harada, who has a habit of speaking his mind on social media and not caring too much about how it affects people Today, Twitter is abuzz about a series of posts Harada made in which he basically rants about how he's tired of not[...]
The Walking Dead's Negan Finally Gets a Full Trailer for Tekken 7
It's been a minute since Bandai Namco announced that The Walking Dead's Negan would be coming to Tekken 7, and haven't said much about him since That all changed today when Bandai Namco let AMC release the full trailer for his addition to the game be released on their Twitter account And people have been enjoying[...]
Tekken 7 Reveals Armor King, Craig Marduk, and Julia Coming to the Game
Some awesome news dropped today from Bandai Namco as the last three characters for Season Two of Tekken 7 were revealed The primary two that got their own trailers this time around are Craig Marduk, who has been around since Tekken 4, and Armok King who goes all the way back to Tekken 2 While[...]
The Tekken World Tour 2018 Finals Will Happen in Amsterdam
A little bit of a short notice from Bandai Namco, but the company has announced the Tekken World Tour 2018 global finals will happen in Amsterdam The company released details today about the tournament, taking place from December 1st-2nd at the Theater Amsterdam in the Netherlands, along with ticket costs for admission to the event[...]
Bandai Namco Boasts Three Million Sales of Tekken 7
A little bit of good news this week for Bandai Namco, as Tekken 7 has apparently surpassed the three million sales mark The announcement was made public by series Game Director/Chief Producer Katsuhiro Harada, who took to Twitter to spread the good news In terms of overall sales, a few have pointed out that Tekken as a series[...]
Tekken 7 Highlights New Content in Season Two Pass
Bandai Namco released new information about the upcoming Season Two pass for Tekken 7 before it is released for PC, PS4, and Xbox One We have the changes in characters for you below along with the trailer showing off more of the flashy bits, along with Anna Williams and Lei Wulong being added to the cast[...]
Anna Williams and Lei Wulong Receive Release Dates for Tekken 7
Back at EVO 2018, Bandai Namco dropped a couple DLC character bombs on us in the form of Anna Williams, Lei Wulong, and Negan for Tekken 7 While the last got the most attention for being a popular character in The Walking Dead series, the first two got much more praise from gamers as it was[...]
Gaming and Anime Voice Actor Unshō Ishizuka Passes Away at 67
Those who play video games will most likely recognize him as the voice of Heihachi Mishima from the Tekken series, but anime fans should be familiar with several of his roles as he played Jet Black in Cowboy Bebop, Van Hohenheim in Fullmetal Alchemist, Zabuza Momochi in Naruto, Admiral Kizaru in One Piece, Old Joseph Joestar in JoJo's Bizarre Adventure, and[...]
Storm Collectibles Mortal Kombat Ermac Exclusive 1
Tekken's Heihachi, and Street Fighter's Shin Akuma and a variant Alex, and Mortal Kombat's Ermac to be exact All three figures will come with interchangeable heads and parts, along with energy bursts and whatnot All of these will be available at their booth at SDCC Check them out below! Tekken 7 – Heihachi with Special Gift HEIHACHI[...]