Tekken 7 (Pre-Order From Amazon) is a fighting video game in the popular Tekken series of video games. It is actually the ninth game in the series. It was released first released in arcade format in early 2015. In 2016 it was updated and re-released as Tekken 7: Fated Retribution.
The latest version of the game is being developed for release in 2017 for the PS4, XONE and PC will feature new content, stages, items and characters not found in either arcade version.
As a traditional fighting game, Tekken 7 centers around one on one fights between two combatants. The game has 36 playable fighters with eight brand new fighters making their first appearance in the series as well as a new character from the Street Fighter series of video games.
New features in Tekken 7 include Rage Art and Power Crush. Rage Art allows players to perform critical attacks that deal a whopping 30% damage as long as their current health is critical. Power Crush allows players to continue to attack and deal damage while they are being hit and taking damage from their enemy. The game will also feature both a single player game mode as well as online multiplayer modes.
Tekken 7 is being developed by Bandai Namco Studios and will be published by Bandai Namco Entertainment. The game is has been developed using the Unreal Engine 4 game engine, the first for the series. It also marks the first released in the Tekken series since the Tekken Tag Tournament 2 (Buy From Amazon) in 2011, but the first in the main Tekken line since Tekken 6 (Buy From Amazon) was released in 2007 for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360.
The original arcade version of the game was released on March 18, 2015 while Tekken 7: Fated Retribution was released on July 5, 2016. Tekken 7 is expected to be released for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Microsoft Windows in Q2 2017.