After locking down a January 2024 launch date for the subsequent battle, Bandai Namco has introduced a closed beta check for Tekken 8, which can happen October 21-24.
The closed beta check will happen on all platforms–Xbox Sequence X|S, PlayStation 5, and PC–and it should embody cross-play throughout the check. It should function 19 playable characters–all 16 from the Closed Community Take a look at in July, together with Raven, Feng, and collection newcomer Azucena.
The beta will function three primary modes: Ranked Match, Fast Match, and Battle Tutorial. It should additionally mark the playable debut of the sport’s social hub, the Tekken Combat Lounge, which was revealed throughout Evo 2023 in August.
The community check was introduced alongside the reveal of collection veteran Feng Wei to the playable roster, who has appeared in each mainline Tekken entry since Tekken 5. The God Fist Chinese language Kenpo grasp was proven off through a brand new trailer, as his budding rivalry with Tekken 7’s Leroy Smith took heart stage.
Tekken 8 launches January 26 on Xbox Sequence X|S, PlayStation 5, and PC through Steam. These within the October closed beta check can join on the recreation’s official web site, however those that participated within the Closed Community Take a look at again in July are routinely granted entry.
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