Namco Bandai posted the new opening intro for the console version of Tekken Tag Tournament 2 this week. Hit the jump to see it: it’s got Angel, demons, and a fight audience who’s not afraid of anything. Pretty cool guys (and so is the opening).

Why aren’t the spectators spooked at all by Ogre and Angel’s unconventional ring entrances?

Aren’t they worried at all if they might get hurt in the clash between Ogre’s flaming breath and Angel’s laser attack?

Tekken producer Katsuhiro Harada, who decides on many of the minor details within the Tekken universe, has the answer on his Twitter stream:

“The spectators are American!” he replies in Japanese to a fan who was impressed by the audience’s bravado. (It’s a joke, of course.)

The opening CG you see above won’t be the only one stored on the console release of Tekken Tag Tournament 2. Responding to fans who were disappointed to see that their favourite character wasn’t featured, Harada explained that the original TTT2 opening will also be included:

Also on Twitter, another fan in the fighting games community recently asked Harada which member of K-On! is Tekken sumo wrestler Ganryu’s favourite.

For those of you who have been wondering:


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Source: Eventhubs, @Harada_Tekken


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