Wednesday, June 1st, 2022 

TEKKEN 7 Sells Over 9 Million Copies Worldwide


TEKKEN series producer Katsuhiro Harada announced on Twitter today that TEKKEN 7 has now achieved over 9 million copies sold worldwide since the game's original console launch back on June 2nd, 2017. This new milestone makes TEKKEN 7 the #1 best-selling game of the entire franchise, with a total of 53 million copies sold for the series collectively. For those wondering, the revolutionary and record-breaking TEKKEN 3 topped off at 8 million copies sold on PlayStation 1. To commemorate TEKKEN 7's fifth anniversary tomorrow and new milestone, check out the brand new celebratory illustration by Jbstyle featuring none other than boss-mode Kazuya Mishima. (Click or tap the image below for a closer look.)

(It's over 9000?! Try over 9,000,000!) Congratulations to Bandai Namco, Katsuhiro Harada, Michael Murray, and the entire TEKKEN community for this record-breaking achievement! TEKKEN 7's continued success and beyond-dedicated competitive player base will no doubt pave the way for great things to come for the series in the future. With a TEKKEN 8 announcement speculated to be on the horizon... it's still the best time ever to be a TEKKEN player.

Below, take a quick look back at Jbstyle's previous commemorative illustration featuring Heihachi Mishima to mark TEKKEN 7 achieving 8 million units sold (April 2021), followed by Takuji Kawano's final commemorative illustration of the game's cast and latest DLC characters celebrating 7 million copies sold (February 2022).
In other recent news, the TEKKEN World Tour 2022 was officially announced and will usher in the long-awaited return to live events. For more details about TEKKEN World Tour '22, see TFG's related article directly below. As always, keep it here on Fighters Generation for more TEKKEN news and content.
~TFG Webmaster, Frank Joseph | @Fighters_Gen


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