Tekken 7 is already filled with wacky costumes and its about to get even more of them. To celebrate the game's first anniversary on home consoles and PC, Bandai Namco is giving away free items in their popular fighting game on May 31st. These items will include story costumes, New Japanese Pro-Wrestling collaboration items, outfits, and more.
In a series of a few separate tweets, the official Tekken Twitter account released a sneak peek of a few different sets of outfits. The tweets showed off new costumes for a handful of the cast. Tekken 7's customization does have some unique costumes for each character as well as some shared items.
Katsuhiro Harada, Tekken 7's director, tweeted out a more detailed look at the items included in the new update. Nina, Jin, Kazuya, and Heihachi will all finally get their story mode costumes. This come alongside new Kuma and Panda costume sets, Christmas swimwear, auras, female hairstyles, face stamps, metallic clothing, and HUD customization. The new HUD items will give players different looking health bars and more pre-match player icons.
Tekken 7 has already seen some New Japanese Pro-Wrestling content. Bandai Namco and the NJPW inked a partnership before the game's release on consoles, as shown by this trailer. The original NJPW content came in the form of costumes and different Rage Art for King and Lars and, judging by Harada's picture, this content drop will continue that pattern.
Aside from the game's anniversary, Tekken 7 will also being showing up the Combo Breaker tournament this weekend. This Illinois-based annual event features a wide swath of current and old fighting games. Tekken 7's run will start on Friday at 11 AM PST.
This free DLC celebrates the game's first year on consoles but not its first original release. Tekken 7 originally came out in some Japanese arcades in 2015. The home version of Tekken 7 had graphical improvements, new costumes, a story mode, and more.