Tekken 8 is official: who will be the new King of the Iron Fist?

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During what State of Play in SeptemberSony e Bandai Namco they announced the arrival of Tekken 8the new chapter in the legendary franchise of TEKKEN. The new chapter take the fighting to the next gen, using theUnreal Engine 5 and will only be available on PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X | S and PC. Below we present the official trailer.

Tekken 8 in arrivo su console next-generation

Developed by Bandai Namco Studios, Tekken 8 exceeds the limits of fighting game taking full advantage of the power of the latest generation of consoles and creating one of the more graphically headlines astounding e engaging of its kind.

The new chapter of the famous franchise resumes after the bloody battle which ended with the defeat of Heihachi Mishimaand will focus on a new rivalry that puts father against soncon Jin Kazama which opposes the attempt to Kazuya Mishima to dominate the world. Katsuhiro HaradaChief Producer of Bandai Namco Studios, said:

“We are very excited to show the next generation of TEKKEN. The Bandai Namco Studios team has worked hard to bring groundbreaking new features to TEKKEN 8, pushing the feeling of strength to the maximum in clashes thanks to the power of the latest generation of consoles. We can’t wait to show you more in the coming months! ”.

Instead Arnaud MullerCEO of Bandai Namco Europe SAS, said:

“For over 25 years TEKKEN has meant a lot in terms of innovation and uniqueness in the fighting game genre. TEKKEN 8 marks the continuation of this trend towards novelty and we are happy to finally be able to announce it. We can’t wait to showcase the features, characters and stories this episode will bring to continue innovating the fighting game genre. “

The title has just been announced so, at the moment, we don’t have one yet official release date nor one launch window. To stay up to date you can consult the Bandai Namco official website.