NAMCO BANDAI Games Announces Tekken 6

October 9, 2008

NAMCO BANDAI Games Announces Tekken 6

Blockbuster Fighting Series Makes its Way onto
Multiple Platforms For First Time in Franchise History

NAMCO BANDAI Games America Inc., today announced
that it’s highly anticipated fighting title, TEKKEN 6, is scheduled to be
released worldwide in Fall 2009 for the Xbox 360 and PLAYSTATION 3. Ready to set
the standard for fighting games with stunning realism and uncompromising
quality, TEKKEN 6 promises to deliver a pulse-pounding edge-of-your-seat
experience with bone jarring punches and gut wrenching grapples.

“The Tekken franchise has been renowned for
setting the bar for excellence in the fighting genre and this latest iteration
is no exception,” said Andrew Lelchuk, executive vice president of sales and
marketing at NAMCO BANDAI Games America, Inc. “Building upon its legacy of
delivering lightning-paced brawls and astonishing visuals, TEKKEN 6 will further
propel the series to greater heights with new and enhanced gameplay, and its
largest character roster ever.”

Click here to download
a new Tekken 6 trailer.

Spanning over a 14 year legacy, Tekken is among
the most popular and well-known gaming brands in the world with the entire
franchise selling more than 32 million units to date. Displayed in astonishing
HD detail, a new era begins in the sixth King of the Iron Fist Tournament
complete with intense gameplay modes as well as new features and environments.

A must-have for Tekken aficionados, TEKKEN 6 sees
the return of many familiar faces as well as new characters to create the
largest line-up the series has ever seen. With a growing roster of fighters,
each equipped with their own deadly techniques, moves and attack combinations,
TEKKEN 6 will be the best “King of Iron Fist Tournament” yet. Adding to the
already rich gaming experience, a deeper character customization feature will
only further enhance the incredible fighting intensity as players go mano-y-mano.
Players can also take the battle online for classic match-ups and to compete for
world domination.

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