Tekken 8

Tekken 8 Reveals New Roadmap, DLC Fighter, Photo Mode and New Story Chapter

Season One is almost underway!

A new season is coming to Tekken 8, whichwas revealed at EVO Japan. The team at Bandai Namco showed off a flashy trailer complete with what’s coming up in the next several months and a glimpse at the latest DLC fighter, Lidia Sobieski.

The Season 1 update will also bring with it a highly requested photo mode as well. You can see from the trailer below just how wild, intense, and sometimes wacky things can get, so stopping to take a few glamour shots looks like a great move!

The Summer term for Tekken 8 brings a new stage called Seaside Resort. The colourful and bright fighting arena will have you punching and kicking through the sand day or night. Impressive visuals from Unreal 5!

Lidia was unveiled as the next DLC fighter, also arriving during the summer. She’s one of the newer characters in the franchise, debuting in the last title, Tekken 7.

Check out the infographic below, which shows the roadmap that was shown off at EVO Japan.


In our review of Tekken 8, we found that the game has excellent gameplay and the story mode is quite impressive. So, adding a new chapter to this saga is a welcome addition.

Tekken 8 boasts an excellent cinematic story mode that immerses players in a gripping narrative revolving around Kazuya… This engaging storyline and exciting gameplay make Tekken 8 a must-play for franchise fans.

Full patch notes for the latest battle balance shown above will be released on April 30th on Tekken’s website.