background img

The New Stuff

801 Views

North America Gets First Taste of Pokken Tournament Through Dave & Busters


North American fans of the strange Pokemon/Tekken hybrid Pokken Tournament should check around if they have a Dave and Busters nearby, as the restaurant/arcade chain’s SVP of Entertainment and Game Strategy, Kevin Bachus, recently revealed via a Reddit AMA that they have plans to work with Bandai Namco Games in order to get the game first for testing purposes.

Bachus noted that both Dave & Busters and Bandai Namco are “more optimistic about [Pokkén Tournament] and our typical guests than Tekken.” Tekken 7 was originally tested at a few Dave & Busters location, but Bachus admitted that they’re not so confident about how it will do in the long run, as fighting games tend to start strong in the arcades but eventually peters out when the console versions debut.

Source: Siliconera.com

pokken tournament dave and busters

The following two tabs change content below.

Neil Raymundo

A cowardly and treacherous Toonbarn blogger who can transform into a McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle. Secretly wants to replace Toonbarn Rob as leader of the Decepticons.

Recently Published

»

REVIEW: Boomerang’s New Streaming Service

With broadband internet becoming more ubiquitous these days, along ...

»

New Naruto Game Announced, Naruto to Boruto: Shinobi Striker

Whether you liked the Road to Boruto expansion for Naruto Shippuden: ...

»

Smurfs: The Lost Village Premieres on Easter Sunday

Sony Pictures Animation’s theatrical reboot of The Smurfs ...

»

Oggy and the Cockroaches Gets Lansay as New Toy Master

Award-winning animation studio Xilam has recently assigned master toy ...

»

2nd Trailer for FullMetal Alchemist Live Action Film Unveiled

After the slightly limited teaser released last year, the official ...

»

New Teaser for Digimon Story: Cyber Sleuth Hacker’s Memory Released

A new teaser video has just been released for Digimon Story: Cyber ...

»

Dawn of the Croods Season 3 Clip: Eep’s First Almost Kiss

The third season of DreamWorks Animation’s Dawn of the Croods ...

»

My Little Pony: The Movie Big Announcement Video

An exciting, though very brief, announcement video has been released ...

»

Cartoon Network Secures Mega Man Rights From DHX

Cartoon Network has recently inked a deal with DHX Media for the ...

Skip to toolbar