is the second installment in the popular Tekken fighting game
series. It was first released in arcade
, and later released for the PlayStation
. The original arcade
of the game was released in Tekken 5
's Arcade History mode for the PlayStation 2
, in 2007
for the PlayStation 3
and PlayStation Portable
via the PlayStation Network
, and in 2009 for Zeebo
via ZeeboNet. It was succeeded by the popular Tekken 3
, which came in 1998.
in Tekken 2
is much like its predecessor, with a few additions. It continues to use 2D
backgrounds in its stages, features an infinite playing field, and uses a fighting system that utilizes four buttons: left punch, right punch, left kick, and right kick. Distinct additions included attack reversals for some characters, back throws, chain-throws, and a sidestep unique to one character, Kazuya Mishima
. Tackles were also modified to inflict damage when running from a greater distance. Each time the game is beaten with one of the default available characters in arcade mode, the associated sub-boss character becomes selectable.
Two years have passed since the King of the Iron Fist Tournament. On a stormy night, a lone figure fights his way up a rocky cliff until he reaches the top.
The Mishima Zaibatsu, under the leadership of Kazuya Mishima, has become even more corrupt and powerful than ever before, as well as becoming involved in many illegal operations. These include kidnapping, extortion,... Read More