Check out Heihachi's new threads in Tekken 7: Fated Retribution

We've come across Heihachi's newest look in Tekken 7: Fated Retribution, and the old man's alternate style is feudal Japan themed.

You'll see Heihachi's new clothes in the gallery below alongisde some images featuring Street Fighter intruder Akuma in action. Give the Tekken bad guy a look over, and let us know what you think in the comments.

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Hypespotting 5 results ft Leffen, Luffy, Valmaster, Problem X, A Foxy Grampa

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

This weekend's event on the Capcom Pro Tour tournament circuit happens to be taking place in Glasgow, Scotland, and it's Hypespotting 5.

At this event, you can expect to see tournament play in Street Fighter 5, Ultra Street Fighter 4, Mortal Kobmat X, Super Smash Bros. Wii U, Super Smash Bros. Melee, Tekken Tag Tournament 2, Killer Instinct, King of Fighters 13, Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3, Guilty Gear Xrd SIGN, BlazBlue: Chronophantasma Extend, Persona 4: Arena Ultimax, Street Fighter 3: 3rd Strike and Street Fighter 2: Super Turbo.

bwiiu As for players attending, you'll be seeing TSM|Leffen, RB|Luffy, YP|Valmaster, PxP|Problem X, PxP|A Foxy Grampa, cR|HoneyBee, UM|ImStillDaDaddy, PND|Ketchup, PND|Mustard, ON|BubblanAB7, F2K|Popi, PND|Madzin, HCL|Pro Fluke, UM|Hurricane, Emersion, UM|Tyrant, Afii, UM|Isam, Chino, Packz, ON|BigFool, IND|Gillstolemyride and many more - including this article's writer, EH|MajinTenshinhan himself!

Streaming duties are being handled by Versus Scotland, Dat Team, King Jae, RESET Aberdeen, Fakery and Rushdown Edinburgh.

Check out the action below.

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Tekken 7 possibly headed to PC? Bandai Namco currently gauging fan interest via survey

Tekken 7: Fated Retribution doesn't have an official release date for western PlayStation 4 just yet, but a survey posted by Bandai Namco is prompting Tekken fans to answer whether or not they'd like to see an eventual PC release for the game.

Of course, it's a bit early at this point to be making any assumptions, but the fact that the game's publisher is already actively entertaining the idea is encouraging for PC fans everywhere.

The aforementioned survey takes about 20 minutes to complete, but those interested in participating can find it right here. Would you like to see T7 on PC? Let us know in the comments below.

Source: Gamewatcher via VG 24/7.

'If you have knowledge of his Street Fighter version, you can pretty much play him like that' - MarkMan shows off Akuma and some Nina in Tekken 7

A bold move did Bandai Namco take by stealing Street Fighter's Akuma away for Tekken 7, as the task of doing justice to a 2D fighter inside a 3D world is certainly difficult.

The dev team chose to give the SF mainstay his traditional move set, including fireballs, Tatsus, Demon Flip and Raging Demon. MarkMan has uploaded a video showing off Akuma's basics for about 50 minutes in training mode.

While he does retain his traditional Street Fighter moves, they do have some Tekken flavor sprinkled in. Akuma's Tatsus, for instance, can hit either high or mid depending on the strength used.

It'll be no easy feat making this unique character play nice with the rest of the Tekken 7 cast, as his traditional Street Fighter approach could easily offset his balance making him too strong or too weak. Give the video a watch and share with us your thoughts on Akuma in Tekken 7 thus far.

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Street Fighter 5, Super Smash Bros. 4, and Melee to have 1,024 entrant cap at CEO 2016, unless surpassed by June 1st

Alex Jebailey -- Community Effort Orlando tournament organizer -- took to Twitter last night to share the entrant caps for each game at the upcoming CEO 2016 event.

The three main games: Street Fighter 5, Super Smash Bros. 4, and Super Smash Bros. Melee will all have a maximum of 1,024 registrants (each). Below, you can see the cap for the remainder of the games.

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Final Round 19 results ft Kazunoko, Momochi, Xian, Infiltration

Update: This story has been updated with finals results.

This weekend is the first premier event of the 2016 Capcom Pro Tour season, Final Round 19, taking place in Atlanta, Georgia.

Here, you'll see a lot of competition taking place. There'll be tournaments in Street Fighter 5, Tekken 7, Mortal Kombat X, Super Smash Bros. Wii U, Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3, Ultra Street Fighter 4, Guilty Gear Xrd SIGN, Tekken Tag Tournament 2, Killer Instinct, Super Smash Bros. Melee, Dead or Alive 5: Last Round, Soul Calibur 5 and Under Night In-Birth EXE: Late.

As for players participating, you can expect to see GGP|Kazunoko, EG|Momochi, RZR|Xian, RZR|Infiltration, MCZ|Tokido, cR|SonicFox, RB|Snake Eyez, MCZ|Mago, RZR|Fuudo, RB|Bonchan, EG|Justin Wong, NYChrisG, PG|Filipino Champ, BE|KaneBlueRiver, EG|PR Balrog, Qanba|Xiao Hai, MJS|Haitani, /r/Kappa|Poongko, YOMI|Dieminion, Saint, PandaTV|Dakou, ITS|Pling, EG|Ricki Ortiz, GC|Go1, LI Joe, Dogura, KoDee, Rip, BT|MarlinPie, TS|Arturo Sanchez, RayRay, WFX|801 Strider, Reiketsu, D-Link|LordKnight, F3|Alucard, WayGamble, Flux, IG|FullSchedule, FF|ElvenShadow, YOMI|ForeverKing, E-Mann, Chris Tatarian, CrazySteady, TSB|Mynus, TSC|IFC Yipes, YOMI|Michaelangelo, LU|Alex Valle, NG|Obscure, SR|Hoodless, EMP|Hiro, TA|Moons, EG|ChocoBlanka, Wolfkrone, UGS|HajinShinobi, Hotashi, KIT|Lil Majin, UA|Jan, YOMI|DJT, BT|Viscant, YOMI|SaltFace, ITS|JustFrameJames, KIT|ShinBlade, ATL|Speedkicks, ITS|CuddleCore, Anakin, Skatan, Doren2k and many, many more.

The action will be taking place on Capcom Fighters, Team Spooky, Smash Studios, 6:45, Funky P, Kombat Network and NYCFurby (TS|Arturo Sanchez).

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Bandai Namco enlists Mark 'MarkMan' Julio as Brand and Community Advisor for Tekken

Former Community and Sponsorship Manager at Mad Catz, Mark "MarkMan" Julio, has just announced his new gig.

According to a couple of recent tweets from Julio, the fightstick expert is now employed by Bandai Namco as the Brand & Community Advisor for Tekken.

"While this isn't my main gig, you best believe I will treat it like one. More news and info on this & more, soon," MarkMan said in a follow up tweet.

It is no secret that MarkMan is a huge fan and long-time supporter of Tekken and its competitive scene. After seeing the amazing work he has done for the FGC so far, it'll surely be interesting to see what Mr. Julio will accomplish while under Bandai Namco's wing.

Source: MarkMan on Twitter. Photo source: Jason Laboy.

Justin Wong takes on WWE superstar Xavier Woods in Tekken 7... after singing an R. Kelly song with him

The recent boom in fighting game popularity has begun nabbing the attention of celebrities as we've seen the likes of such stars as Lupe Fiasco try their hand against FGC pros.

WWE superstar Xavier Woods has appeared with Gootecks and Mike Ross on Excellent Adventures to play Street Fighter, but it seems he's temporarily jumped ship to get in on the brand new Tekken 7.

At the recent Wizard World Portland, Woods took on EG|Justin Wong in a special Tekken 7 exhibition. Not only did the two go at it in the 3-D fightiing realm, but Woods somehow got Wong to sing a quick sample from R. Kelly's I Believe I can Fly.

Seeing as neither competitor has been able to spend a lot of time with the game, neither was able to simply run away with the set... though that didn't stop the pop offs by any means.

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Winter Brawl 2016 results feat. Filipino Champ, SonicFox, K-Brad, Coach Steve

Story updated with final results: We've added the final results from Winter Brawl 2016 into this story.

Winter Brawl 10 has kicked off from Essington, Pennsylvania headed by one of the main tournament organizers in the fighting game community, Eric "Big E" Small.

Big E events are well regarded for hosting a ton of games and getting that terrific east coast hype going. This will also be the debut of Street Fighter 5 at a major tournament in the U.S.

Notable players in attendance include PG|Filipino Champ, cR|SonicFox, EG|K-Brad, TSC|Sanford Kelly, PG|Coach Steve, BJ Unchained, TA|Moons, RPD|Alex Smith, TSC|IFC Yipes, Julio, BE|KaneBlueRiver, r/SF|Brenttiscool, L.I. Joe, BIFU|Spab Rog, among many, many others.

There are initial brackets posted on Big E's Challonge page. You can find live streams and the schedule below.

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Tokido's Akuma challenges EVO champion Nobi's Dragunov in Tekken 7: Fated Retribution

While we've known for a few months now that Street Fighter's Akuma will be making his debut in the Tekken universe in the upcoming Tekken 7: Fated Retribution, due for an arcade release in July of this year, we haven't gotten to see that much gameplay of him, certainly not outside of trailers.

However, at the JAEPO 2016 expo, reigning Tekken EVO champion Nobi was brought in to battle the Akuma master himself - MCZ|Tokido.

Watch as Street Fighter 4's most fearsome Akuma loyalist takes the battle to Tekken's turf against Nobi after the jump, but here's a gif to give you a small taste of the action.

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First in-game match footage of Akuma in Tekken 7 Fated Retribution

As many know, Akuma is appearing as a playable character in Tekken 7 Fated Retribution.

Since his initial announcement, we've only ever seen the Street Fighter warrior in his official trailer. However, the first actual match footage of Akuma that we've seen has been uploaded onto YouTube.

From this match video, we can see that Akuma retains his signature Goshoryuken, can cancel a crouching medium kick into Hadouken, and more. It appears as though he still has quite a bit of his Street Fighter style in the latest Tekken title.

Hit the jump to check out a match between Akuma and Nina.

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Fresh Tekken 7: Fated Retribution trailer details Rage Attacks from the game's entire roster

We reported last week on the addition of a whole new system in Tekken 7: Fated Retribution, the Rage Attack.

This is a unique attack that each character has access to, which opens up a lot of potential. One of our tipsters, Hisokae, accurately pointed out that these seem to be categorized as a huge launcher, a big will splat, a sizable bounce or a hard knockdown.

Want to know just what your favorite character will be capable of? Hit the jump and check out the video. Personally, I felt my mouth water at the Lili combo.

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Backflips galore as Eric Jacobius emulates Marshall Law and Forest Law's flashy attacks in his latest real life moveset-video

Eric Jacobius has shown us a lot of Tekken moves performed by himself in a real-life setting, and this latest one is a doozy.

This time, the Bruce Lee-inspired characters Marshall Law and his son, Forest Law, are emulated by Eric Jacobius, with backflips, one-inch punches and high kicks all over the place. You can even see him performing Marshall Law's Rage Art from Tekken 7 below.

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Hit the jump to check out the full video.

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Tekken 7 gets new 'Rage Attack' mechanic, gives character-tailored offensive options, Rage move lists images included

Even though Tekken 7: Fated Retribution just got a new trailer today, there's even more news to go around.

A bunch of new scans surfaced today, which detail the way the Rage system works, as well as Akuma's Super gauge. While players who have gotten to try out the previous version of Tekken 7 already know very well about the game's Rage Arts addition, that function similar to Supers from many other fighting games, and the Power Crush which is an armored move you can unleash even if you don't have Rage, yet another move has been added.

Hit the jump for information on the new "Rage Attack", and to check out the scans, which also feature the move listings for each currently unveiled characters' Rage Attack (marked with yellow), Rage Arts (marked with red) and Power Crush (marked with blue).

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Akuma has a super meter in Tekken 7: Fated Retribution - New trailer and a bunch of new screenshots show characters in their new outfits

Tekken 7: Fated Retribution has just received a new trailer, showing off Akuma in action, and displaying that he has a super meter he can use, much like in Street Fighter.

The trailer shows off a lot of the new fighter in action, as well as classic characters in new outfits. You can see images and the trailer below.

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