Tekken 7 Adds The Walking Dead’s Negan To Epic Roster

    Last night, Tekken 7 announced that The Walking Dead‘s popular villian Negan will be a new challenger in the Iron Fist Tournament. He will be joining a new six character roster along with veteran fighters Anna Williams and Lei Wulong.

    According to Polygon, Tekken series director Katsuhiro Harada and game designer Michael Murray announced season 2’s new characters following the game’s grand finals at EVO 2018.

    Harada teased fans with gameplay videos of Anna and Lei, ending it with Negan’s silhouette whistling in the background.

    TEKKEN 7 – Season Pass 2 Reveal featuring Negan from AMCs The Walking Dead | PS4, X1, PC

    Introducing a brand new lineup of warriors stepping into the TEKKEN 7 ring! With Season 2 of the TEKKEN 7 Season Pass, fighters such as Anna Williams, Lei Wulong and Negan from AMC’s The Walking Dead join the fight!

    We can’t wait. What other surprise characters should make the cut? 

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