Tekken 7 Update “Fated Retribution” Announced, Akuma From Street Fighter Revealed as New Character

Tekken 7 Update “Fated Retribution” Announced, Akuma From Street Fighter Revealed as New Character

During the livestream of The King of Iron Fist Tournament 2015 Tekken 7 Director and Producer Katsuhiro Harada announced an upcoming major update for the game titled “Fated Retribution,” which will bring new characters, costumes and a graphics overhaul.

Interestingly, it will come with an unexpected new character, Akuma from Street Fighter. You can see him in a few snapshots above and below, the key art, and the reveal trailer (which also showcases the visual update).

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Akuma isn’t just a guest character. According to Harada-san, he will become deeply involved in the Tekken storyline.

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