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3D CGI Movie of Fighting Game 'Tekken' Announced

by dtshyk
May 11, 2011 5:54 AM | 42 Comments
According to Digital Frontier, Bandai Namco Games has announced a 3D CGI movie of the fighting game "Tekken" at Step Up Dubai 2011. It will be premiered this summer in the US and on September 3rd in Japan.

Tekken Channel on Youtube
Trailer of "TEKKEN Blood Vengeance" (Youtube)

Director: Mouri Yoichi (Tekken 5 & 6 OP)
Screenplay: Sato Dai
Production Studio: Digital Frontier ("Biohazard: Degeneration")

Sources: Digital Frontier, 4 Gamer

Tekken: Blood Vengeance on MAL

20 of 42 Comments Recent Comments

interesting, i hope this series isn't disappointing. gonna watch it.

May 27, 2011 3:39 AM by Kyle


May 26, 2011 12:44 AM by lucre

It can't be not good if Sato Dai participates in working staff.

May 16, 2011 1:31 PM by twy

Wow! Looks nice.

May 12, 2011 5:14 AM by MSaint

So MUCH MORE MOST EXTRA SUPER WHATISTHISIDONTEVEN better than stupid Hollywood version.

May 11, 2011 8:12 PM by Yorozuya-GIN

whattt. i posted this in the forums before you! but everyone comments here. sad sad sad very dissapointed you fellow MAL users

May 11, 2011 6:21 PM by Kazeshini

CGI anime sux but this looks aight.

May 11, 2011 3:49 PM by Soundtrack

Looking at the trailer made me want to play Tekken games again.

I think that's a good thing.

May 11, 2011 3:18 PM by MaipleLeaf

only one word to describe it ...AWESOME

May 11, 2011 2:29 PM by Yoru321

I'll check it out...once it's on netflix.

May 11, 2011 2:20 PM by soulless4now

Sato Dai?
FUCK YEAH! This gonna be awesome!

May 11, 2011 2:14 PM by Aozure

TreF said:
>Sato Dai
>bitch about the state of anime a while back
>write nothing memorable since ergo proxy
>waste time on fightan cgi anime

This guy is a joke.

May 11, 2011 2:02 PM by Metroid

Sounds good.

May 11, 2011 1:24 PM by Riga92

Hwoarang! And King! and Paul!

Get ready for the next battle.

j0x said:
i say CGI movies are better suited for game adaptations than making them live action movies by hollywood


May 11, 2011 1:21 PM by shakeyourpup45

Looks interesting. I don't know if this should be compared to the live action version though. It's a lot easier to get that anime feel with CGI (like FF7:AC).

May 11, 2011 1:14 PM by saxophone15

I loved the trailer and I wanna watch this~ I hope it'll be indeed good, I want to see some awsome fights~

May 11, 2011 1:04 PM by sayami

I must watch this! ;]

May 11, 2011 1:02 PM by CapuChuuu

So Namco found out that LA adaptation was bad idea :P.
I'll definitely watch this, if anything else, the animation will be awesome(and Namco rarely fails on that part).

May 11, 2011 12:40 PM by HellboyD

Tatanium said:
Sato Dai? Seems good, I will watch it

This. Even if I am not a fan of the games. Plus the trailer looks kinda nice.

May 11, 2011 11:40 AM by mindflayer

Just knowing it's cgi makes me know it's gonna be better than L-A movie, wich was pretty horrible(although the actress that played Christie was hot). Looks pretty good, saw characters from Tekken 6 and Jinpachi(?) so it's gonna be long, or very fukken complicated... Eventually, just shit but let's hope it's not.

May 11, 2011 11:34 AM by OrochiPL

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