Published on April 5th, 2024 | by Adrian Gunning

Eddy Gordo and his ‘indomitable flash’ returns in TEKKEN 8

TEKKEN 8 is adding Eddy Gordo, the first playable DLC character coming to the game since its launch in January. The popular fighter who made his debut in TEKKEN 3 will join the game’s roster on April 5, 2024. Players who purchased the TEKKEN 8 Deluxe Edition, Ultimate Edition or Deluxe Edition Upgrade Pack already have access to Eddy Gordo.

Eddy Gordo, known as the “Indomitable Flash,” continues his journey of redemption in TEKKEN 8. As a skilled capoeira user, Eddy puts himself on a grueling training regimen and hones his moves to new levels of proficiency to exact his revenge against Kazuya Mishima.

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Eddy Gordo’s debut expands the game’s 32-character launch roster, which includes many fan-favorites, the surprise return of Jun Kazama, and three all-new additions with Azucena, Victor Chevalier, and Reina. Eddy is the first character of the TEKKEN 8 Season Pass, that will include 3 other characters to be revealed later.

TEKKEN 8 is available for PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S and PC. Developed by Bandai Namco Studios Inc., TEKKEN 8 harnesses Unreal® Engine 5 to bring new weight and atmosphere to the game’s battles, with every character remodelled in stunning detail and new dynamic and destructible environments added to the game. TEKKEN 8 is available now on PlayStation®5, Xbox Series X|S, and PC via Steam®.

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About the Author'

Adrian lives in Melbourne Australia and has a huge passion for gaming, technology and pop culture. He recently finished his a Bachelor of Journalism and is currently focusing on games journalism. When not writing and playing video games, Adrian can be found in Comics 'R' Us debating the pros of the DC Universe and cons of the Marvel Universe.

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