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Tekken 8 Roster: Who has been confirmed? (2023)

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Tekken 8 is one of the most highly anticipated games of 2023/2024, and fans are eagerly awaiting any news about the upcoming release.

One of the most exciting aspects of any fighting game is the roster of characters that players can choose from, and Tekken 8 promises to have a diverse and exciting lineup.

So, who has been confirmed for the new game’s roster?

Tekken 8 Confirmed Characters (March 2023)

According to recent announcements, several characters have been confirmed for the Tekken 8 roster.

These characters are Devil Jin, Devil Kazuya, Jack-8, Jin Kazama, Jun Kazama, Kazuya Mishima, King, Lars Alexandersson, Marshall Law, Nina Williams and Paul Phoenix. Each of these characters has been a fan favourite in previous instalments of the series, and their inclusion in Tekken 8 is sure to be a hit with fans.

Jin and Kazuya are two of the most iconic characters in the series, and many fans expected their inclusion in this latest iteration. These characters are known for their powerful moves and unique abilities, which make them a popular choice for players who enjoy a more aggressive playstyle.

Is Jin Kazama in Tekken 8?

Jin Kazama and his mother, Jun Kazama, are also confirmed for the roster. Jin has been a central character in the series since his debut in Tekken 3, and his inclusion in Tekken 8 is sure to be a fan favourite.

Is Jun Kazama in the new Tekken?

Jun Kazama is a relatively new addition to the Tekken series, having only appeared in Tekken 2 and Tekken Tag Tournament 2.

However, her inclusion in the new game will surely be a hit with fans who appreciate her unique playstyle and backstory, especially as, in canon, she has already died.

Kazuya returns

Kazuya Mishima is another iconic character in the series, and his inclusion in the eighth instalment is sure to be a fan favourite.

Kazuya has been a central character in the series since the first game, and his complex backstory and powerful moves make him a popular choice for players.

Other characters confirmed for the roster include King, Lars Alexandersson, Marshall Law, and Paul Phoenix. These characters have all been fan favourites in previous instalments of the Tekken series, and their inclusion in Tekken 8 is sure to be a hit with fans who enjoy a more balanced playstyle.

Conclusion/TLDR

In conclusion, the Tekken 8 roster promises to be one of the most exciting lineups in the series’ history. With characters like Devil Jin, Devil Kazuya, Jin Kazama, and Kazuya Mishima, players are sure to have a blast mastering their moves and taking on opponents.

Other fan favourites like King, Lars Alexandersson, Marshall Law, and Paul Phoenix round out the roster, making Tekken 8 a must-play game for fighting game fans in 2023.

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