Tekken 7 Revealed at E3

Tekken 7 has been announced by Bandai Namco during Microsoft’s E3 conference. The next sequel in the long-running fighting game franchise was revealed with a cinematic fight between Akuma and Heihachi. The game will feature an extensive story mode, alongside the signature 1 on 1 fighting the series is known for. In addition, Xbox OneContinue reading “Tekken 7 Revealed at E3”

How Pokken Invites Non-Arcade Fighters to the Party

I’ve been playing Pokken Tournament since its arcade testing days. From the very first time I played it, I knew that the game was unique, holding both features that make it familiar as an arcade fighting game, while introducing new ideas that simplify traditional mechanics in order to invite non-arcade players. While I’ve noticed that even a small skill gapContinue reading “How Pokken Invites Non-Arcade Fighters to the Party”

Pokkén Tournament Preview (Wii U)

I’m not new to the world of Pokken. I’ve played the game during not one, but two testing phases. I sunk a hefty amount of change into the game during its Japanese arcade launch and came back for new fighters, even if the game’s been unpopular out here. Perhaps this is part of the reason why Nintendo’sContinue reading “Pokkén Tournament Preview (Wii U)”

Tekken 7: Fated Retribution Trailer Details New, Returning Features

Tekken 7: Fated Retribution is shaping up to be a particularly hard-hitting entry in the long-running fighting franchise, as demonstrated by a new trailer. Bandai Namco Entertainment unveiled the Arcade Trailer alongside a range of new screenshots, serving to demonstrate the new gameplay features for the upcoming title. First and foremost, Akuma from the StreetContinue reading “Tekken 7: Fated Retribution Trailer Details New, Returning Features”

Pokkén Tournament Arrives on Wii U in Spring 2016

The Pokémon arcade fighter, Pokkén Tournament, just received a new trailer, and it’s a doozy. Shown formally at the Pokémon World Championships in Boston, this title will be released for the Nintendo Wii U coming Spring 2016 for North America, after rave reviews from players in Japan. Everything about this title looks incredible, from theContinue reading “Pokkén Tournament Arrives on Wii U in Spring 2016”