Last month, during Gamescom ONL 2023we learned what the release date of Tekken 8. Now, just a couple of days before the start of Tokyo Game Show 2023Bandai Namco has revealed a new trailer for Tekken 8 which reveals Fen Wei as a playable character and announces the start of registrations for the game’s closed beta (CBT).
Who is Feng Wei and how does he fight? Tekken 8?
Feng Wei, the new character of Tekken 8 debuted in the fifth numbered installment of Bandai Namco’s flagship fighting game series. Since then he has participated in all the main games of the franchise Tekken and has had appearances in some of the ‘spin offs’. According to the history of Tekken, Since he was a child, Feng Wei was trained in Chinese martial arts and at the age of 20 he was already the best student in his dojo. His fighting style is based on Kenpo and he is known for his great strength and agility.
Feng Wei participates in the King of Iron Fist tournament in search of the power of the Dragon, which – according to legends – is the most powerful warrior in the world and whoever masters it will be invincible. Feng Wei is determined to become the Dragon and to do so he is willing to defeat any opponent.
When is it, how and where do I register for the closed beta of Tekken 8 (CBT)?
During the Feng Wei presentation trailer in Tekken 8, Bandai Namco revealed that they will be holding a closed beta for the game during the month of October. This closed beta of Tekken 8 It will be available to those who participated in the previous test and also to those who are chosen from the registration period. This will take place on the official website of Tekken 8in the following link, from today until October 11. Those chosen will be contacted by email and will be able to participate in the closed beta of Tekken 8 from Friday the 20th to Monday, October 23, 2023.
What content and how many characters will the closed beta of Tekken 8?
Now that we know when it is and how to register for the closed beta of Tekken 8 (CBT), we tell you that Bandai Namco has confirmed that this trial period will have the 19 characters available with a presentation trailer. That is, none of the characters revealed in the Gamescom 2023 trailer will be available in the closed beta of Tekken 8.
Additionally, players will have six scenarios at their disposal and ranked match modes, the Tekken Fight Lounge, quick matches and the battle tutorial.
What are the characters of Tekken 8 What has Bandai Namco presented?
Since last year, Bandai Namco presented the first trailer for Tekken 8 in The Game Awards 2022, the Japanese developer has shared 19 character presentation trailers. Now, thanks to the trailer presented at Gamescom 2023, we know that Tekken 8 will have a total of 32 characters from day one. Of these 32 characters tekken 8 We already know the first 24, but only 19 have an individual trailer.
Characters of Tekken 8 with presentation trailer:
Characters featured in the Gamescom 2023 trailer:
Now that we know what the release date is for Tekken 8the new fighting game from Bandai Namco, we tell you that it will be available on PlayStation 5, Xbox Series S|X and PC via Steam.
Source: Bandai Namco official YouTube channel