Excerpt: It's hard to believe it's been 12 years since the original Tekken Tag Tournament. It seems like only yesterday when my mother and I went to EB as quickly as possible on the PS2's launch and picked this game up alongside the system.
Conclusion: You can form tag teams or go in solo with one fighter who will have a significant health regeneration boost at their disposal. The choice is your's. All pre-order incentive DLC has been released to everyone in a patch.
Excerpt: It’s hard to believe that 12 years has passed since the original Tekken Tag Tournament graced our presence on the PS2 and although it felt a little strange in its delivery at first was a game that grew with me as I started to understand the basic mechanics behind what I feel is the greatest fighting...
Tekken With a Twist | Tekken Tag Tournament 2 Review
New Gamer Nation
21 November 2012
Excerpt: Tekken’s glory days seem to be far behind it. Capcom’s fighting games have been the main triumph of this generation, with the likes of Street Fighter IV and Marvel vs. Capcom 3 being fan favorites.
Pros: Lots of Characters, Stages, and Game Modes, New Tag-Team Mmechanics
Cons: Steep Difficulty Curve, Focus on Online Play
Summary: Namco's flagship fighting game franchise returns to Xbox 360 with Tekken Tag Tournament 2. Tag 2 is absolutely packed with content and provides some of the best pure skill based gameplay you'll find in a fighter anywhere.
Excerpt: At first glance Tekken Tag Tournament 2 feels like a novelty; take the core of Tekken 6 and bung in a tag mechanic so Namco Bandai can laugh all the way to the bank. But this latest trip to the Mishima Zaibatsu is, thankfully, a far more elegant and generous effort than it first appears.
Summary: Tekken Tag Tournament 2 is often cheap and barebones. However, it's also one of the most comprehensive fighting games I've ever played. With 59 characters and thousands of moves, Tekken Tag Tournament 2 has been specifically designed with fans in mind.
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Review: Tekken Tag Tournament 2 (Microsoft Xbox 360)
17 October 2012
Excerpt: The original Tekken Tag Tournament came to the console market as a PS2 exclusive launch title, and was an interesting take on the Tekken series that, until now, was never expanded upon. It’s a little surprising that Namco didn’t revisit the concept for twelve years.