Bandai Namco America Confirms Tekken 7 for Western Release

Following the news that Tekken 7 would be released for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, Bandai Namco America has announced that the game will indeed be released in North America, Latin America and Brazil for home systems.

With the Tekken franchise celebrating its 20th anniversary, the newest chapter of the series returns to its gameplay roots with classic 1 vs 1 bouts and its canon storyline centered on the eternal struggle for power amongst the members of the Mishima clan. With newcomer Kazumi Mishima joining the fight, the epic battle between father and son, and also husband and wife, will come to its fated conclusion in Tekken 7.

Tekken 7 will feature numerous modes and enhancements beyond its arcade counterpart, including an in-depth story mode that lets players fully experience the canon storyline. Players will also be able to check out new fighters Kazumi Mishima, Claudio, Josie, Shaheen, Katarina, Lucky Chloe, Gigas, and more for the first time outside of the arcade.

In case you missed it earlier, watch the announce trailer below: