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Tekken 8

Bandai Namco's Tekken 8 will be the franchise's debut entry on the PS5 and Xbox Series X/S, and the fighting game is built in Unreal Engine 5. The story revolves around Kazuya Mishima and Jin Kazama's relationship.

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Bandai Namco Entertainment, Arika
Unreal Engine 5
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Tekken 8 Reveals One Returning Character and a Brand-New Fighter from Peru

Bandai Namco reveals two characters coming to Tekken 8, with one being a returning veteran and the other being a brand-new character from Peru.

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Fighting Games Have Grown and Changed A Lot Since the 2020s Began

With better netcode, smoother integration of both versatility and accessibility, and a new title line-up, fighting games have changed a lot recently.

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Bandai Namco Issues Warning to Tekken 8 Fans

Following the recent Tekken 8 beta session, Bandai Namco issues a strong warning to fans who may try to continue gaining access to the beta content.

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Tekken 8 Roster Leaks Online

More characters leak for the Tekken 8 roster, though time will tell if the list is complete or if there are more characters yet to be revealed.

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Tekken 8 Producer Hints at Possibility of Guest Characters

Tekken 8’s producer reveals Bandai Namco’s plans to expand Tekken’s roster, and characters from various franchises are expected to join the game.

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Tekken 8 Players Want One Real-Life Fighter Added to the Game

Tekken 8 fans want a real-life fighter to be added to the game's roster after playing the closed network test for the first time.

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Tekken 8 Bringing Back Character Who Debuted In Tekken 7

Tekken 8 confirms the return of yet another established fighter, this one having made their first appearance in the very last installment.

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17 Fighting Games To Look Forward To In 2023

2023 is shaping up to be an exciting year for fighting games.

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Why Tekken 8 Fans Should Keep an Eye on August 4

August 4 is a big date for the calendar of fighting game fans, and many will be hoping that it brings with it more news on the upcoming Tekken 8.

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All Features Confirmed for Tekken 8 So Far

Tekken 8's developers recently introduced the game's new features and updates to existing mechanics, which will surely shake up the competitive meta.

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Tekken Producer Praises Mortal Kombat 1 at Summer Game Fest

The producer of the long-running Tekken franchise praises fellow fighting game Mortal Kombat 1 during Summer Game Fest.

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Tekken 8 Network Test Video Teases Another Returning Fighter

A video for Tekken 8's upcoming Closed Network Test teases another returning fighter to the roster who hails from Tekken 7.

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2023 Is Shaping Up to Be a Big Year for Fighting Games

With the release of one fighting game, the pending release of another, and a possible third, 2023 is shaping up to be a great year for fighting games.

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Street Fighter 6 Has Set a High Bar For Mortal Kombat 1 and Tekken 8

Early impressions of Capcom's Street Fighter 6 seem to confirm that its main rivals, Tekken and Mortal Kombat, have their work cut out for them.

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Fans May Be Able To Play Tekken 8 Soon

A recent Steam database leak suggests that players could get the chance to sample Tekken 8 ahead of its supposed release later this year.

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Latest Tekken 8 Character Reveal Upset Harada By Leaking Early

Tekken 8 director Katsuhiro Harada reveals that he wasn't happy with the latest character reveal, which was leaked to the public prematurely.

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Tekken 8 Leak Confirms Return of Another Popular Character

A new leak for Tekken 8 confirms that another fan-favorite character will be returning in the upcoming fighting game.

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Tekken Fan Creates Batman Beyond, Cyclops, and More In-Game

A Tekken fan creates Batman Beyond, Cyclops, and many more characters within Tekken Tag Tournament 2 while waiting for more Tekken 8 news.

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Tekken 8 Leaks Character Select Screen

A gamer seems to leak the Tekken 8 character select screen, and many fans seem pretty excited with how it looks so far.

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Tekken 8 Bringing Back Character That First Debuted in Tekken 3

A staple of Tekken's character roster since the third installment is officially making his return in the upcoming Tekken 8.