Home Gaming Here’s Your Tekken Movie Trailer

Here’s Your Tekken Movie Trailer

47 second read


Film adaptations of videogames tend to be absolutely awful – and from the looks of this trailer for Namco’s Tekken the filmmakers aren’t out to change that. It does however look significantly more entertaining than Street Fighter : The Legend of Chun Li and the Dead or Alive movie, but the bar for fighting game movies isn’t set exceptionally high.

The film-makers don’t seem to have taken too many liberties with the Tekken canon which -  like most fighting games -  is absurd to begin with. At least it’s an actual fighting tournament, and there seems to be a pretty big focus on actual fighting and most of the characters resemble their in-game counterparts. It looks like rubbish, but at least it looks like fun rubbish. Nobody was expecting Oscar material here.

Trailer after the jump.

Last Updated: January 15, 2010


  1. koldFU5iON

    January 15, 2010 at 15:26

    I’m in … who’s with me


    • Geoff

      January 15, 2010 at 15:29

      Me! Me! Looks good for a laugh and a bit of chopsocky ass kicking.


  2. Fatbob

    January 15, 2010 at 16:17

    Is Vinny Jones supposed to be Paul? Where is his fro?


  3. spl0it

    January 15, 2010 at 16:39

    Geoff how can you forget that Candice Hillbrand is in it

    KTV *Fap* *Fap* *Fap* *Fap* *Fap* *Fap*


  4. Nick de Bruyne

    January 15, 2010 at 18:28

    I really think that this is going to be what most people want. We don’t want some bonehead story, we just want the characters from the game to be in a tournament and have some kick ass fights. It’s the reason that most people still have a special place in their hearts for the original Mortal Kombat movie.


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Check Also

Witness the birth of swords and souls in the first episode of the Soulcalibur documentary series

Soulcalibur is an example of a series that has seen its fair share of highs and lows. I co…