Bandai Namco Fighting Games Announcements at Evo 2019

August 6, 2019
Bandai Namco Fighting Games Announcements at Evo 2019

Bandai Namco unveiled a series of major announcements surrounding the future of TEKKEN 7, DRAGON BALL FighterZ and SOULCALIBUR VI and much more.


TEKKEN 7 Season Pass 3, on sale from September, will add four new characters, a new stage and new features soon to be revealed. An incoming free update will also give new moves to existing TEKKEN 7 fighters.

The first character of the Season Pass, returning combatant Zafina who will be making her first in-game appearance since TEKKEN 3D: Prime Edition, will be available from day one.

The second fighter, a brand-new character, Leroy Smith, will be setting foot on the King of Iron Fist Tournament stage for the very first time in Winter 2019. Additional characters will be revealed at a later date.

Tickets for the TEKKEN World Tour finals will officially go on sale at Thursday, August 8, 21:00PM PDT.

Ticket prices are:

• General: $10
• Preferred: $40
• Last Chance Qualifiers: $10

The TEKKEN World Tour finals will take place on December 7–8, 2019 at the KBank Siam Pic-Ganesha Theatre in Bangkok, Thailand.


Janemba, the demon of pure evil who made his DRAGON BALL debut in the Fusion Reborn film, is officially jumping from the Underworld to the DRAGON BALL FighterZ playable roster on August 8. Players who download the powerful villain will also gain access to five alternate costume colors, along with a Janemba lobby avatar and Z Stamp.


The shield-wielding Cassandra, who first debuted in SOULCALIBUR II, is set to bring her Athenian fighting style to the stage of SOULCALIBUR VI as the last character of the Season Pass 1 on August 5.

Additionally, SOULCALIBUR VI’s Season Pass 2 was announced, which will contain four fighters including the guest-character Haohmaru from SNK’s Samurai Shodown and four Creation Sets allowing even more customisation.