Tekken 7 has sold over 6 million copies and the franchise's total product sales exceeded 50 million units. Katsuhiro Harada, who is the director of the fighting game design team, spoke on Twitter about reaching a new psychological milestone.
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Tekken 7 was released in March 2015 for arcade machines. Only at the beginning of summer 2017 was the start on PS4, PC, Xbox One platforms. In February, representatives of the developer company reported that the fighting game had sold over 5 million copies. The game has gained great popularity among fans of the genre. On the Steam site, the fighting game has a positive rating of 86% with 25 thousand user reviews.
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During the broadcast at the Tokyo Game Show, the developers showed fans of the series a new hero, which will become available after installing the DLC. The Cat Masked Kunimitsu character is one of the old fighters in the franchise. The creators of the game promised to release the Crimson Gate arena soon, and the presentation of another hero and an additional level is planned for next spring.
Katsuhiro Harada said that the total sales of games in the series exceeded 50 million copies. The very first game in the popular series was released in 1994 for arcade machines. Over time, the developers have prepared a version for the original Sony PlayStation.