The progress of the PlayStation did not fail to surprise with a new installment of the cult fighting game seven years after the last installment.
There is not alone street fighter which will make its big comeback in 2023. Another contender is entering the ring to revive the fighting games scene next year. License tekken will be entitled to an eighth episode of great beauty as shown in the first trailer released on the occasion of the State of Play of PlayStation. A punch operation for Sony, which launched its presentation with this magnificent and explosive trailer.
With a dark staging worthy of the license vibe, this trailer highlights two emblematic characters from the games Tekken. Jin confronts his father, Kazuya, in a rocky environment subject to terrible weather that would have made Évelyne Dhéliat’s blood run cold. The focus is very clearly on the next generation evolution of the franchisewith amazing graphics and described as “rendered in real time and captured on a development version“.
A new generation Tekken
The trailer didn’t reveal much other than jaw-dropping graphics. The action scene that mixed gameplay and cutscenes ended with the game’s logo and a simple “Stay connected”Calling to follow the game news when it arrives. However, Katsuhiro Harada, producer of the game at Bandai Namco, took advantage of the announcement to communicate a little more about this new project.
“We are very excited to unveil the next generation of Tekken. The teams at Bandai Namco Studios have worked hard to bring groundbreaking new features to Tekken 8, taking the thrill of combat even further by making the most of the power of the latest console generation. We can’t wait to show you more in the months to come!“
Despite this surprise revelation during the PlayStation presentation, Bandai Namco took care to announce it the title will also arrive on Xbox Series and PC. It is therefore not a question of temporary exclusivity.
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