Tekken Series News


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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Tekken Revolution is free-to-play, launches on PS3 this Tuesday

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 09, 2013 3:30pm PDT

A brand new Tekken game is coming out exclusively on PlayStation 3 this week. And it will be free-to-play. Namco Bandai has announced the next...


"Well, I'll download it. All I can do is hope things like devils eye beam, true ogres fire ..."

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Tekken Card Tournament now on mobile devices

By Steve Watts, Apr 05, 2013 9:00am PDT

Tekken Card Tournament, the collectible card game based on the popular fighting series, has launched for iOS, Android, and PC (browsers).


"This game is tight. In the vein of Super Puzzle Fighter 2 Turbo"

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Tekken Card Tournament transforms franchise into real-world CCG

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 21, 2013 9:00am PST

The next Tekken game is not what you might expect. Namco Bandai is taking a page from Pokemon, transforming its most popular fighting franchise into a collectible card game.


Street Fighter X Tekken v2013 trailer shows changes

By Steve Watts, Jan 11, 2013 3:45pm PST

Street Fighter X Tekken's "version 2013 update" is coming January 29, and Capcom has detailed the changes.


"Yeah PC version hasn't even got the DLC characters yet and it's been months."

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Tekken Tag Tournament 2's final roster update released

By Steve Watts, Nov 13, 2012 11:00am PST

Tekken Tag Tournament 2 has gotten its final free roster update today, releasing the on-disc characters that were discovered in September.


Street Fighter X Tekken v2013 coming in December

By Steve Watts, Oct 12, 2012 8:15am PDT

Street Fighter X Tekken will get a large "v2013" balance update in December.


"The only thing that will get people interested is an option to turn off gems. It's a stupid ..."

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Tekken Tag Tournament 2 Wii U preview: all about the mushrooms

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 14, 2012 1:15pm PDT

The upcoming Wii U release of Tekken Tag Tournament 2 may be the craziest entry in the series ever, thanks to a Nintendo-inspired exclusive mode.


"Its official, Nintendo manages to steal the best version of Tekken Tag 2!!! I've been wanting ..."

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Tekken Tag Tournament 2 hidden characters found on disc

By Steve Watts, Sep 11, 2012 3:00pm PDT

Tekken Tag Tournament 2 fans have uncovered several hidden characters on the disc, likely giving us an early look at upcoming DLC.


"lol a better hdtv it looks even worse on one of those? i use a 27 true 120hz monitor for my ..."

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