Tekken 8
Tekken 8

Upcoming release: Tekken 8 confirmed for January 26th, 2024

What To Know

  • In a notable announcement at Gamescom 2023, Bandai Namco revealed that Tekken 8 is scheduled to launch on January 26th for PC, PS5, and Xbox Series X/S.
  • This upcoming installment, the tenth in the long-standing series, brings together a roster of 32 distinctive fighters, with the reassuring inclusion of King.
  • This mode enables players to craft their own character and embark on a virtual arcade journey, engaging in Tekken tournaments.
  • The concept has a self-referential quality to it, adding an intriguing meta layer to the game’s experience.

Fans of fighting games are in for a treat this year, as exciting titles like Street Fighter 6, Mortal Kombat 1, and Guilty Gear Strive have all made their debut. This trend of thrilling beat ’em up games is not stopping anytime soon, extending into early 2024. In a notable announcement at Gamescom 2023, Bandai Namco revealed that Tekken 8 is scheduled to launch on January 26th for PC, PS5, and Xbox Series X/S. Pre-orders are available starting today.

This upcoming installment, the tenth in the long-standing series, brings together a roster of 32 distinctive fighters, with the reassuring inclusion of King. The latest trailer highlights that the game signifies the start of a fresh “Tekken saga,” as the series bids farewell to its longstanding antagonist, Heihachi Mishima, who has met his end.

Among its innovations, Tekken 8 will introduce an entirely new single-player experience named Arcade Quest. This mode enables players to craft their own character and embark on a virtual arcade journey, engaging in Tekken tournaments. The concept has a self-referential quality to it, adding an intriguing meta layer to the game’s experience.

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