Namco Bandai Games Releases Update For Tekken 5: Dark Resurrection Online

April 17, 2008


Leading video games developer and
publisher NAMCO BANDAI Games America Inc. announced today that they have
released a free update for TEKKEN®5: Dark Resurrection™Online. Available at the
PLAYSTATION®Store, exclusively for the PLAYSTATION®3 computer entertainment
system, the new downloadable update brings a host of new features that will
further enhance the gameplay experience:

  • Pickup Match Mode – For those
    who want to skip the waiting room, players can now continuously face off in
    one-on-one matches

  • DUALSHOCK®3 rumble support –
    Feel the impact of each blow and attack

  • Room name display – Allows users
    to input and display names for online rooms

  • “Flag” search – A network filter
    that enables users to better select opponents with optimal connection speeds

  • New notifications – Let’s
    waiting players know when it’s their turn to fight or inform them when others
    have entered or left the room

  • More casual matches – When Rank
    Match is set to Off, match results no longer affect Win/Loss record.

  • Multiple bug issues have also
    been resolved

Released in March 2007, TEKKEN 5:
Dark Resurrection is a must-have for Tekken aficionados as it boasts new
features including the opportunity to fight as Jinpachi Mishima, the previously
unplayable boss from the arcade version. Optimized in 1080p, TEKKEN 5: Dark
Resurrection features classic gameplay with various modes that will test gamers
skills in a host of showdowns and allows them to view character art and movies.

TEKKEN 5: Dark Resurrection Online
was released in August 2007 as an online update which allows players to battle
each other online in custom matches, with the results being tracked on the
leader boards, a first for the franchise.

TEKKEN 5: Dark Resurrection is now
available for download on the PlayStation Network for $19.99. TEKKEN 5: Dark
Resurrection Online is also available for the low price of $9.99. Both games can
be purchased as a bundle for $29.99.