Tekken 8 Accolades Trailer Highlights Critical Praise

The fighter is playable now on Xbox Series X/S, PS5 and PC and features three new characters, the Heat System and new story modes.

Bandai Namco has released a new trailer for Tekken 8, noting the praise and high review scores from various critics. Check it out below – the fighting game is available now for Xbox Series X/S, PS5 and PC.

Picking up immediately after the end of 2015’s Tekken 7, the sequel sees Jin Kazama on a journey to take down his father, Kazuya Mishima. The latter is wreaking havoc on the world with his Devil powers and intent on rewriting its rules. Joining Jin’s battle are Lars Andersson, Lee Chaolan, Alisa Bosconovitch, Ling Xiaoyu and many other returning fighters.

Tekken 8 also features new combatants like the mysterious Reina, coffee addict Azucena and the suave Victor Chevalier. It incorporates a new combat system, Heat, and recoverable health to encourage more aggressive play and strategy.

Along with Story Mode, there’s Arcade Quest, Super Ghost Battles and the return of Tekken Ball.