Tekken (Japanese: 鉄拳, "Iron Fist") is a fechtin video gemme franchise creatit, developit, an published bi Namco (later Bandai Namco Entertainment). Beginnin wi the oreeginal Tekken in Dizember 1994, the series haes receivit several sequels as well as updates an spin-aff teetles. Tekken wis ane o the first fechtin gemmes at the time tae uise 3D animation. The series haes been adaptit intae three films an ither media. Thare are seiven main instawments tae the series, ane instawment haein a updatit version that made a hame release an aw, twa nan-canonical instawments, an a seivent mainline gemme released on Japanese arcades on 2015 an PC an console on 2 Juin 2017.
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Tekken series logo as o 2012
|Platform o origin||Arcade/PlayStation|
|Latest release||Tekken 7|
The premise o each gemme in the main series documents the events o the King of Iron Fist Tournament, hostit bi the Mishima Zaibatsu. The prize is teepically control o the company, which allous the winner tae host the follaein toornament. Efter beatin the gemme wi each chairacter, a endin cutscene is unlockit an uisually ane o the endins frae each gemme becomes the continuation o the story intae the follaein instawment. The story haes lairgely revolvit aroond the Mishima clan curse, which began narratively wi Heihachi Mishima throwin his son Kazuya Mishima frae a cliff when he wis five years auld. Kazuya wis nearly killed frae the faw, but throu the influence o the "Devil Gene" he survivit an swore revenge tae his faither bi the time o the King of Iron Fist Tournament.
Tekken 2 an Tekken 3 are considered breakthrou teetles an amang the greatest gemmes o aw time, the latter bein the seicont best sellin fechtin game tae date an aw. The series itsel is the best sellin fechtin gemme franchise in history.
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