2023 has emerged as the year of the resurgence of fighting games. Street Fighter VI and rumors of a new Mortal Kombat release have set the stage for an incredible year for fighting game enthusiasts. Amongst these, Tekken 8 has generated a significant buzz with the impressive previews showcased by Bandai Namco.
The latest revelation confirms that Hwoarang, the fan-favorite character, will make a comeback in Tekken 8 upon its release later this year.
Capcom released a brand new trailer this morning, giving us a first look at Hwoarang in action. With an array of flashy and powerful kicks, along with the ability to juggle opponents, Hwoarang seems like a promising addition to Tekken 8’s expanding roster.
Having made his debut in Tekken 3, Hwoarang’s long-range fighting style will make him a formidable opponent. Fans are eagerly anticipating the announcement of the next set of characters that Bandai Namco will unveil in the game.
Although a release date is yet to be announced, it is likely that it will be disclosed in the coming months. Until then, Tekken fans can look forward to the return of yet another classic character to the ever-expanding roster.
Are you excited for the newest installment of Tekken, make sure to check back for more news about gaming and entertainment.