Tekken 7 Update Gears Up for Season 2 by Rebalancing Every Character

September 4, 2018Written by Janet Garcia

Tekken 7 Update

With Season 2 of Tekken 7 arriving on September 6, 2018, Bandai Namco is preparing by tweaking mechanics and working on rebalancing exist characters. Have to be ready before Lei Wulong and Anna Williams make their debut!

There are some common changes made to Tekken 7.

Spring Kick (1) ※1 (Feet towards opponent) While facing up 1+2

  • Startup changed from 16F to 19F
  • Jump status startup frame changed from 22F to 12F

Spring Kick (2) ※2 (Feet towards opponent) While facing up

  • Jump status startup frame changed from 16F to 12F.

Back turned 4 ※3

  • Damage changed from 21 to 18.

Back turned u/f+4 ※4

  • Damage changed from 21 to 18.

Back turned u+4 ※4

  • Damage changed from 21 to 18.
  • Opponent reaction on hit was changed.

Just before landing from straight jump 3 ※4

  • Damage changed from 25 to 20.

Just before landing from backward jump 3 ※4

  • Damage changed from 25 to 20.

Low parry Timed with opponent low attack D/F

  • Bug in which some characters special moves didn’t hit after low parry was fixed.

※1 Characters: Law, Hwoarang, Xiaoyu, Jin, Bryan, Heihachi, Kazuya, Jack-7, Asuka, Devil Jin, Lili, Dragunov, Leo, Lars, Alisa, Katarina, Lucky Chloe, Shaheen, Josie, Kazumi, Nina, Master Raven, Lee, Bob, Akuma, Kuma/Panda, Eliza, Geese, Noctis

※2 Characters:King, Eddy

※3 Everyone but Akuma, Eliza, Geese

※4 Everyone but Akuma, Eliza, Geese

Other bugs also fixed.

You can expect this level of detail throughout the patch notes. In addition to the common changes page, there’s even a page of updates for each character, making this one huge series of patch notes.

For all the details you can read the full patch notes here.

Tekken 7 Season 2 starts September 6, 2018. The full game is available for purchase right now for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.  And for more information regarding technical tweaks coming to the game, be sure to check out the Wall Bounds feature.