POSTED:   Wednesday, March 29th, 2023


TEKKEN 8 Ling Xiaoyu Revealed, IGN Hands on Preview & Interview with Katsuhiro Harada


One day following the release of Jun Kazama's gameplay reveal trailer, Bandai Namco confirmed the tenth returning character to join TEKKEN 8, Ling Xiaoyu. Ling's reveal trailer highlights a variety of her new moves and Heat System techniques, also showing off two of TEKKEN 8's stages at the same time including a closer look at the "daytime" version of the New York Times Square stage. [UPDATE] Added Ling Xiaoyu's TEKKEN 8 character render.





Additionally, IGN posted an 8-minute hands-on TEKKEN 8 gameplay preview today revealing the first raw footage of the game. The new gameplay features narration by IGN's Mitchell Saltzman who goes in-depth about TEKKEN 8's Heat system and special control type for newcomers. IGN also shared a 14-minute video interview with Katsuhiro Harada and Michael Murray containing even more gameplay and information. The interview and new footage from IGN also confirms special intros between certain characters. Check out both new videos from IGN, below.
[UPDATE] As a bonus, enjoy 40 minutes of uninterrupted TEKKEN 8 gameplay in a video compilation (above) by us featuring full matches with in-game audio (no commentary). Keep it here on Fighters Generation for more TEKKEN 8 news and content.
~TFG Webmaster, Frank Joseph | @Fighters_Gen


 Sources:  Bandai Namco Entertainment AmericaIGN             

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