Tekken followers predict Tekken 8 to introduce some new characters, however for now, Bandai Namco Leisure is concentrated on showcasing the returning franchise icons. Simply in, we now have a brand new have a look at the gameplay for one more returning fighter, Paul Phoenix.
Test him out:
Preventing is a ability he has mastered with hair–err aptitude.
Paul punches again in #TEKKEN8!
Paul has been given the biker look earlier than, however as an alternative of his straight-up coiffure, we now have a brand new, extra flowy look. Is it simply me, or have all of the characters been given extra flashy results with their strikes?
In addition to Paul’s new look, we additionally take a look at his ability set. Whereas usually he’s described as a Judo practitioner, Paul has some strikes which can be harking back to blended martial arts together with karate. His signature transfer is Burning Fist which lets him cost up and end an opponent in a single blow.
Storywise, Paul is extra of a joke character, however possibly Tekken 8 may give him a extra severe arc. We’ll simply have to attend and see.
Right here’s the official overview for Tekken 8:
Developed by Bandai Namco Studios, Tekken 8 pushes the envelope for combating video games and takes full benefit of the ability of the newest era of consoles by creating one of the vital visually beautiful and immersive titles within the style but. Tekken 8 picks up after the ugly battle that resulted in Heihachi Mishima’s defeat, specializing in a brand new rivalry pitting father in opposition to son as Jin Kazama stands in defiance in opposition to Kazuya Mishima’s quest for world dominance.
Tekken 8 nonetheless has no launch date, however hopefully we will get the launch someday later this 12 months.