The Tekken series is undoubtedly one of the most successful and established fighting game franchises ever created. Not to mention it’s the most popular of 3D fighters. With the original game dropping back in 1994, we’ve witnessed numerous sequels and spin-offs spawn. Underrated by most and admired by many, the first Tekken Tag Tournament was unique and innovative for its tag battles and character roster, which consisted of fighters from earlier Tekken entries.
But since its arcade release back in 1999, fans have been anxiously waiting for more of that same magic, and with Tekken Tag Tournament 2 due out this September, gamers will finally get what they’ve been clamoring for…and more. To build on the anticipation, we put together 10 strong points why the sequel to the beloved cult classic will be 2012’s best fighter.