Tekken 8, the newest entry within the well-liked Tekken franchise, has been successful, and gamers at the moment are trying ahead to the upcoming DLC characters. Tekken 8 introduced a number of characters from Tekken 7, and the DLC is rumored to deliver some extra iconic names to the roster.
Bandai Namco revealed the primary Tekken 8 DLC character that will likely be coming to the sport forward of the discharge date of the title, and different characters coming with the DLC have been reportedly leaked, owing to a datamine from a Tekken participant and dataminer.
Dataminer Reveals Alleged Tekken 8 DLC Characters
Bandai Namco revealed that Eddy Gordo would be the first Tekken 8 character that will likely be coming with the DLC, which could have a season cross of 4 characters. Eddy Gordo is a veteran within the Tekken franchise and has been part of it beginning with Tekken 3. Whereas Bandai Namco didn’t reveal the names of the opposite three Tekken 8 DLC characters, a leak has given gamers some hints about them.
Dataminer Shootmans took to X/Twitter and shared a thread claiming to disclose the names of the DLC characters. The dataminer went by means of the sport information and mentioned that the primary character that could be included within the DLC is Craig Marduk from Tekken 4. That is because of the point out of Australia within the recreation information.
Shootmans additionally added that some characters from Tekken 7 are returning within the DLC, specifically Fahkumram and Lidia. Fahkumram is alleged to affix the roster as there’s a point out of a “Muay Thai fighter from Thailand,” which undoubtedly is him. The sport information additionally point out a fighter from Poland who Shootmans says “is 100% Lidia,” despite the fact that they didn’t discover a preventing model.
On condition that no different veteran character is from Poland, it’s speculated that the information reference Lidia. Nevertheless, gamers are suggested to take this leak with a grain of salt and look forward to affirmation from Bandai Namco. The dataminer additionally added that Anna Williams and Armored King may additionally be coming to the sport with Season 2, however nothing might be mentioned for sure now.
Fan Reactions to Tekken 8 DLC Characters Leak
The leak has certainly given followers lots to consider the characters coming in Tekken 8 DLC Season 1, and whereas gamers are excited to know that these well-liked characters may return within the recreation, some are nonetheless skeptical about this.
Gamers assume that because the characters’ names are in-game information, it’s potential that the characters have been deliberate to come back to the bottom recreation however have been neglected for DLC. Nevertheless, some added that since all of the leaked characters are from Tekken 7, there are possibilities that these might be leftover code.
Gamers have been additionally upset seeing that there isn’t any point out of a few of their favourite characters, as one fan mentioned, “No Kunimitsu no purchase,” and one other added that they’re pissed due to this alternative of characters for the DLC. Some gamers are additionally trying ahead to seeing Josie within the recreation.