Dec 13, 2016 08:10 AM EST
Tekken 7 Fated Retribution Latest News And Update: Panda And kuma Returns In A Whole New Story; Tekken 7 Crowned New Tournament Champion [Video]
There had been reports about Kuma and Panda coming back to the "Tekken" world, particularly "Tekken 7 Fated Retribution". So, what can be expected from the two bears?
In the previous "Tekken" franchises, Panda and Kuma have a romance angle but it seems that there is a whole new story for the two characters in "Tekken 7 Fated Retribution." Kuma will be the pet and body guard of Heihachi Mishima while panda will play a similar role to Ling Xiaoyu. A press release also mentioned that Kuma has a crush on Panda, though it isn't clear of the story will focus on their relationship or not, Digital Spy reported.
Aside from Kuma and Panda, there are also other new characters as well as new challenges which would probably attract more players. Among the challenges are; Kazuya/ Devil, Heihachi, Feng, Nina, Akuma, and Toshimitsu.
There had been news that "Tekken 7 Fated Retribution" will also be available to PC and is somewhat confirmed by the producer Kutsihiro Harada but still no official announcement was made regarding the PC version. Players are also wondering if the "Tekken 7" will also have a version for the new Nintendo Switch as much of them are excited to see the title in the Switch.
Meanwhile, a new winner was crowned recently after winning the King of Iron Fist Tournament 2016 Global Final in Japan. Choi "Saint" Jinwoo is the newest "Tekken 7 Fated Retribution" champion for the year 2016. Jinwoo was able to make it to the final round competing with another South Korean Player, Alisa "Chanel" closing the final set in a 3-2 style with a Jack-7 body press. With his win, Jinwoo made a history of winning both EVO and the King of Ironfist Tournament at the same time besides Daichi "Nobi" Nakayam who won in 2015.
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