Katsuhiro Harada responded via TwitterÂ (via EventHubs)Â that the upcoming Tekken-style fighting game featuring Pokemons, Pokken Tournament WILL NOT be featuring any characters from Harada’s flagship title, Tekken.
“Nope, Tekken characters will not be making an appearance,” Harada said. “As we’re making a Pokemon fighting action battle game, I’ve already touched on this while on the livestream, but in this game there will not be a high/mid/low guard system mechanic. Instead, we’re planning to include a new type of .” Harada also noted thatÂ Pokken TournamentÂ supports all kinds of Pokemon types, not only the humanoid fighters we’ve seen so far. In terms of adding Pokemon trainers, Harada said, “Worry not.”Â Pokken TournamentÂ is scheduled to launch in Japanese arcades in 2015 as a collaboration between Nintendo and Bandai Namco.