Earlier today, Bandai Namco released the official story trailer for their upcoming TEKKEN 8 video game. The action-packed video is included above while more details are listed below:
Developed by Bandai Namco Studios Inc., TEKKEN 8 continues the clash between the Kazuma and Mishima families, the storyline recognized by Guinness World Records as the longest running narrative in video game history. “The Dark Awakens” in this next chapter. After Heihachi’s defeat, the world has descended into chaos with Kazuya Mishima’s power growing and his G Corporation wreaking worldwide havoc. The only one who can stop him is his own son, Jin Kazama, but only if he can reignite the unspeakable power of the Devil Gene that runs through his veins. Players will experience the TEKKEN saga as never before with stunning visual detail and all the features coming to TEKKEN 8, engaging in heart-pounding battles featuring completely remodeled characters, destructible environments, and an all-new “Aggressive” battle system that keeps the action at a high level.
In addition to the trailer, a playable demo is also out right now on PS5. Both an Xbox Series X/S and PC demo drops on December 21st. TEKKEN 8 will then launch properly across all three platforms on January 26, 2024.
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