The release date for Tekken 8 and a new game mode were revealed during the gamescom Opening Night Live event on August 23, 2023.
Tekken 8 is scheduled to be released on January 26, 2024, for PC, PlayStation 5, and Xbox Series X/S. The game will be developed by Bandai Namco Studios and will be published by Bandai Namco Entertainment.
The new game mode is called “Ultimate Battle” and it is a 3v3 team battle mode. In Ultimate Battle, players will create a team of three characters and battle against another team of three characters. The team with the most health remaining at the end of the match wins.
Ultimate Battle is a new addition to the Tekken series and it is sure to be a popular mode among fans. It will be interesting to see how the mode plays out and how it affects the meta of the game.
Here are some of the other things that were announced for Tekken 8:
- The game will feature a new story mode that will continue the story of the previous games.
- The game will feature a new character creator that will allow players to create their own custom characters.
- The game will feature a new online mode that will allow players to compete against each other online.
Tekken 8 is shaping up to be a major game in the fighting game genre. It is sure to be a must-play for fans of the series.