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6:00 PM on 10.31.2012

Get your paint on in Tekken Tag Tournament 2 for Wii U

Tekken Tag Tournament 2 Wii U Edition has added some pretty weird modes and features. We've already talked about the goofy Nintendo-themed costumes the game adds, and new screenshots today show off the game's Paint ...

Dale North

11:30 AM on 10.16.2012

Tekken Tag Tournament 2 for Wii U is so weird

I love all the extra crazy sh*t they're throwing into Tekken Tag Tournament 2 Wii U Edition, which will be available at launch for the Wii U on November 18. All the new costumes and modes are a nice (and weird) bonus on ...

Dale North

9:00 PM on 10.12.2012

Dress up a bear as Mario in Tekken Tag 2 Wii U

This Tekken Tag Tournament 2 Wii U trailer is reminding me of all the horrific cosplay I've seen at conventions like PAX and San Diego Comic-Con. Not horrific in the sense that their outfit was bad, but rather they don't hav...

Hamza CTZ Aziz



TGS: Kuma in a Princess Zelda dress makes Tekken better  photo
TGS: Kuma in a Princess Zelda dress makes Tekken better
by Allistair Pinsof

You might not think of Nintendo when you think Tekken, but there is a good reason for this: The series has never appeared on a Nintendo console before. While this may be a point of concern for fighting fans who plan to adopt the Wii U early, Namco plans to do this port right for both Nintendo fans and those looking for a fast, smooth fighting game experience.

Heihachi in Mario overalls, Bob so big that Alisa only comes up to his knee, and stars that make you temporarily invincible. These are things you’ll only find on the Wii U version of Tekken Tag Tournament 2. Namco is embracing Nintendo’s sense of whimsy which fits perfectly with Tekken’s offbeat humor, best displayed in the ridiculous costumes available on 360 and PS3. Once you see familiar series characters dressed as Link and Mario (sorry, no Kirby), all those other outfits don’t seem so silly.

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11:30 AM on 09.19.2012

Kirby will not make a costume appearance in Tekken Tag 2

As you may be aware, the Wii U version of Tekken Tag Tournament 2 features exclusive costumes based on the appearance of iconic Nintendo characters such as Mario, Luigi, and Princess Zelda. In a roundtable session with s...

Conrad Zimmerman





10:00 AM on 09.19.2012

Tekken producer on Wii U online: 'I don't understand it'

One unanswered question has been lingering in the air since Nintendo’s big coming out party for the Wii U last week: How will the online infrastructure be an improvement over past Nintendo consoles (if at all)? Develope...

Allistair Pinsof

1:30 PM on 09.15.2012

Tekken Tag Tournament 2 looks nice on the Wii U

I got a quick look Tekken Tag Tournament 2 on the Wii U and it looked like... Tekken Tag Tournament 2. With that established, I went hunting for news! There was no confirmation that the game would support a dedicated "off-TV...

Jonathan Holmes

2:00 PM on 09.13.2012

Dress up as Nintendo characters in Tekken Tag 2 on Wii U

Tekken Tag Tournament 2 is heading to the Wii U and it's going to have a bunch of extras for the Nintendo fans. You'll be able to get mushroom that make you big or small during fights, plus you can dress up as Mario, Luigi, Bowser, Fox, Zero Suit Samus, Link, Zelda, and possibly more. Nothing weirder than seeing Heihachi in a Mario costume. It's the stuff of nightmares!

Hamza CTZ Aziz



Review: Tekken Tag Tournament 2 photo
Review: Tekken Tag Tournament 2
by Chris Carter

I'm what you call and "on again off again" Tekken fan. I religiously played the series for hundreds of hours per iteration all the way up until Tekken 4, then I just kind of...stopped. For years to come, I would dabble in the Tekken universe, but nothing ever really caught my interest for more than a few months.

Naturally, considering the original Tekken Tag Tournament was my favorite pick of the franchise, I was extremely excited for the upcoming sequel. Join me on my adventure through Tekken Tag Tournament 2, as I try and decide whether or not to take up the Tekken flag once again.

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Preview: World Tekken Federation is free and awesome photo
Preview: World Tekken Federation is free and awesome
by Abel Girmay

Not unlike Battlefield Premium or Call of Duty Elite, World Tekken Federation (WTF) mode is a premium online community service that will act as a hub for a host of features including stat tracking, clans, and social networking integration.

At PAX Prime 2012, we got a look at all the goodies on offer, and they are shaping up nicely to please Tekken fans. Better yet, all of this stuff is free of charge.

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6:48 PM on 09.01.2012

World Tekken Federation will be absolutely free with TTT2

The premium online service World Tekken Federation will be absolutely free of charge when Tekken Tag Tournament 2 is released on September 11 for Xbox 360 and PS3. Buy the game, get the service -- that simple.   With Wor...

Dale North

11:00 AM on 08.18.2012

gamescom: New Tekken Tag Tournament 2 features detailed

At gamescom this week we met with Katushiro Harada, Tekken chief producer at Namco Bandai, to check out some of the new additions and improvements to upcoming fighter Tekken Tag Tournament 2. The information we...

Dale North

5:56 PM on 08.17.2012

gamescom: Harada and I rocked out to 'Give it Away'

Did you know that you'll be able to rock your own jams in Tekken Tag Tournament 2? I didn't either until Katushiro Harada, the Tekken chief producer himself, showed me how it works in an interview at gamescom today. Crazy, ri...

Dale North

2:00 AM on 08.15.2012

'World Tekken Federation' announced for TTT2

The folks over at Namco Bandai want fans of the upcoming Tekken Tag Tournament 2 to know that, coinciding with the game's release on September 11, they will be launching an online social community service known as the W...

Harry Monogenis

7:00 AM on 08.14.2012

gamescom: Street Fighter X Tekken Vita trailers are here

Here are some Street Fighter X Tekken trailers showcasing the PlayStation Vita version of the game. The best thing about this version of the game is that there won't be any on-disc DLC -- because Vita games don't ship on discs. What a victory! Anyway, if you like fighting games, here are some moving pictures of people punching each other. Only smaller this time. Do you like it?

Jim Sterling

10:00 AM on 08.04.2012

Gamers knew Snoop Dogg changed his name MONTHS ago

The BIGGEST news from this past week was EASILY the announcement from Snoop Dogg declaring that he's now called Snoop Lion. OLD! Us gamers knew about this months ago thanks to his Tekken rap music video. Pull up the rap vide...

Hamza CTZ Aziz