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Tekken 6 gets engaged to the PSP, goes gold

Posted by: Chad at 11/18/2009 6:39 PM
The relationship has been "in development" for a while now but today Namco Bandai made it official. Tekken 6 has gone gold.  Tekken 6 and the PSP will be able to be joined together at long last on November 24th. 

There are 18 battle stages, 40 player characters, and over 5 game modes to enjoy.  That's not even counting the ad-hoc multiplayer battles.  Let's face it, the series has been around for 14 years.  You should know by now if it is something you are interested in.

Find out more about Tekken 6 here.


GET READY for the next battle AS TEKKEN®6
FOR THE PSP® SYSTEM HAS GONE GOLD

SANTA CLARA, Calif., (Nov. 18, 2009) — Fighting during the holidays has never been this fun as NAMCO BANDAI Games America Inc. announced today that TEKKEN®6 has gone gold for the PSP® (PlayStation®Portable) system and will be available nationwide on Nov. 24, 2009. Just in time to help shake off the Thanksgiving tryptophan blues, TEKKEN 6 retains all the intensity of its console brethren while providing an extensive single player experience with challenging gameplay modes and robust features. The latest iteration in the TEKKEN series is ready to go. Are you?

With an illustrious 14 year legacy, TEKKEN 6 brings the blockbuster fighting franchise onto multiple platforms for the first time with uncompromising quality, a robust gameplay experience, and the largest roster ever seen in the series. Players can test their might in a variety of game modes such as Arcade, Story, Time Attack, Survival, and Gold Rush to collect in-game money, customization items and view character specific storylines. In addition to containing all 18 battle stages and 40 playable characters found in the home console version, TEKKEN 6 for the PSP system will also support ad-hoc multiplayer battles across an additional four stages. Furthermore, players will have the ability to transfer ghost data allowing fights against opponents' characters even when not connected with them.

TEKKEN 6 for the PSP system is rated “T” for Teen by the ESRB and will be available at retailers nationwide on Nov. 24, 2009 and through the PlayStation®Network on Dec. 10, 2009 with an MSRP of $39.99. TEKKEN 6 for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and the PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system is available now for $59.99. For more information on TEKKEN 6, please visit: www.tekken.com or www.namcobandaigames.com.

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About NAMCO BANDAI Games America Inc.
NAMCO BANDAI Games America Inc. is a leading interactive entertainment software publisher and developer based in Santa Clara, CA. The company is a part of the NAMCO BANDAI group of companies known for creating and publishing many of the industry's top video game franchises including the PAC-MAN®, SOULCALIBUR®, Naruto™ and Tekken® brands. For more information about NAMCO BANDAI Games America Inc. and our products log onto www.namcobandaigames.com.

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