Tekken Series News


Tekken 7 will fight on PlayStation 4

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 27, 2015 10:24am PDT

As part of Paris Games Week, Katsuhiro Harada took the PlayStation stage to announce that Tekken 7 will make the jump to PlayStation 4.


Tekken Card Tournament opens the door for usable physical card purchases

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 27, 2015 11:22am PDT

In an effort to stimulate sales, Bandai Namco is taking a unique approach to Tekken Card Tournament, offering up physical cards that will work within the game.


Tekken 7 public arcade test locations announced

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 06, 2015 10:50pm PDT

About half a dozen Dave & Buster's and Round 1 arcades will be home to the first public locations tests for the Tekken 7 arcade game, which are set to begin later this month.


"Everyone just wants Heihachi to get a sensible haircut but he wont fuckin do it so he needs to ..."

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Galaga: Tekken 20th Anniversary Edition free on iOS and Android

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 29, 2015 11:10pm PDT

I'm sorry... what's available for free? It almost sounded like a Tekken version of Galaga just released. Really? Um... I see.


"This is not the Tekken crossover game I've been waiting for, but sure what the hell."

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Watch Tekken 7's opening cinematic

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 11, 2015 3:00pm PST

The final battle is about to begin. And as any good final battle should, it'll take place inside a volcano.


Pokemon fighting game 'Pokken Tournament' announced for Japan

By Steve Watts, Aug 26, 2014 6:45am PDT

Confirming longstanding rumors, Nintendo has announced it is working with Tekken producer Bandai Namco to make an arcade fighting game centered on the long-running Pokemon series.


Tekken 7 Comic-Con trailer reveals more story

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 25, 2014 1:45pm PDT

Tekken 7 will close the book on the Mishima saga, once and for all. The latest trailer, unveiled at Comic-Con, shows a little more of the story that's about to unfold.


Tekken 7 unveiled at Evo 2014

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 13, 2014 7:27pm PDT

Tekken producer Katsuhiro Harada took the stage at Evo 2014 to formally reveal Tekken 7, the final chapter of the series.


Tekken: A Man Called X is a new live-action prequel movie

By Steve Watts, Jan 13, 2014 11:35am PST

The panned Tekken movie is getting a prequel, and it has reportedly found its lead actor, director, and title.


Tekken Revolution's free-to-play fights attract younger players

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 02, 2013 10:00am PDT

"It's important to have young fans," Harada explained to us. "Because they'll become interested in future projects from us." Ultimately, that will prove more valuable than making a quick buck, the company believes.


Tekken x Street Fighter silence due to Street Fighter x Tekken

By Steve Watts, Aug 05, 2013 1:00pm PDT

Tekken X Street Fighter, Namco Bandai's half of the crossover with Capcom, is still in development. Producer Katsuhiro Harada says they're waiting for the right time to give more details.


"hopefully this does better. itll be interesting to control ryu and ken like law"

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Tekken Revolution allows Namco to 'try new things,' says producer

By Steve Watts, Jul 23, 2013 9:00am PDT

Tekken series producer Katsuhiro Harada says that Tekken Revolution allows them to be a little more experimental and wacky with its characters.


Tekken Revolution update to add new characters, free Practice mode

By Steve Watts, Jul 22, 2013 8:00am PDT

An upcoming Tekken Revolution update adds two new characters, customization options, a level cap increase, and new game modes, among a host of balance changes.


Tekken Revolution fans choose 'female vampire' as next character

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 19, 2013 4:30pm PDT

Fans were tasked with choosing the next character for the free-to-play PS3 fighter Tekken Revolution. And they've chosen incorrectly.


"What about a sexy vampire salmon. With gills and scales so hot it'll boil your water, or ..."

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Tekken Revolution considering salmon and giant praying mantis for roster

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 15, 2013 5:30am PDT

With kangaroos, pandas, and Bob making part of the Tekken roster, it's clear that Namco Bandai doesn't take themselves too seriously when making new characters for the series. For their latest release, fans will get to choose between a salmon, Female Paul, a giant praying ma...


"Oh, just checked the link for the original spelling, which is "syake" (which would be pronounced ..."

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