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  TEKKEN 7 & SOULCALIBUR VI News Round-Up from EVO Japan
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[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]

The excitement of EVO Japan was palpable all weekend as the best of the best fighting game competitors came together at EVO Japan for knock-down drag-out bouts of high-level fighting game action. This made for the perfect time to share updates pertaining to two of BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment’s premiere fighting game franchises, starting off with…

TEKKEN 7 dropped details about a new Developer Diary featuring a behind the scenes look at the development of two of the game’s most electrifying new characters, Leroy Smith (Wing Chun style) and Fahkumram (Muay Thai style).

Head over to the following YouTube link (ready for embedding) to get an insider’s look at the development of Leroy Smith and Fahkumram:

The TEKKEN team also shared details about Game Update 3.2 which will be released on January 28, 2020.

TEKKEN 7 Game Update 3.2 will include:

    New feature called “My Replay & Tips” which will enable players to watch replays of their matches and receive tips for how to improve their performance.

    Gameplay balance adjustments

SOULCALIBUR VI will welcome a new swordsman to the stage of history with the addition of “Haohmaru” from SNK’s Samurai Showdown franchise. The SOULCALIBUR franchise is known for having awesome crossover appearances and the addition of Haohmaru and his stage-of-battle will surely fire up SOULCALIBUR VI players. Check out the first look at Haohmaru and his stage in a brand new gameplay trailer at the following YouTube link (also ready for embedding):

Happy posting!


Denny Chiu

BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc.

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Doug Woodburn

fortyseven communications on behalf of BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc.

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