Tekken 3 is the most popular part of Tekken fighting video game series. It is the 3rd installment of Tekken series. It was developed and published by the Namco Ltd. The game was released in March 1997 for arcade games and released for PlayStation in 1998 and this was the last game released for PlayStation one. Tekken 3 is one of the greatest games of all time. It breaks all the records of selling. Almost 8.5 million copies sold all around the world.
Tekken 3 continues the same core of the fighting system and its concepts as used in its predecessor. However, it adds some new features and characters. It used high-quality graphics and animations, new music in modern style, added fifteen new characters, make it faster and more fluid gameplay.
Tekken 3 has a most noticeable change which is movement reform of the characters, this change make it different from its predecessors. This new version emphasis on the third axis. By using third axis the character can do sidestep in and out of the background by gently pressing the arcade stick in corresponding direction. One more big change in this version is that disallowing fighters to jump to extreme heights. Jumping has toned down. With this feature, air combat has become more controllable and increase the use of sidestep dodges. This version also uses more improved engine which allow characters for quick recoveries from knockdown, allow characters for more escapes from tackles and stuns, the characters can do better juggling and can use extra newly created combo throws.
Characters of Tekken 3
Tekken 3 features only eight characters from its predecessors. These characters include
- Heihachi Mishima
- Nina Williams
- King I
- Kuma I
- Lei Wulong
- Anna Williams
- Paul Phoenix
It includes 15 new characters in this past which includes
- Bryan Fury
- Eddy Gordo
- Forest Law
- Gun Jack
- Jin Kazama
- Julia Chang
- King II
- Kuma II
- Ling Xiaoyu
- Tiger Jackson
In PlayStation release, two new characters were introduced
Gon is a guest character.
Features of Tekken 3
Tekken 3 has a lot of new quality features which you will experience while playing this game.
- High quality audio and video graphics
- Use third Axis feature
- Dynamic battles
- Impressive animation
- More fast and fluid game
Minimum system requirements for Tekken 3
Minimum system requirements for Tekken 3 are stated below which you system must fulfill if you want to install this game on your PC.
|Operating System||windows 98SE/ 2000/ XP or higher (32 bit or 64 bit)|
|Central Processing Unit||Pentium 4 or higher any|
|Direct X||Version 9.zero|
|Random access memory||256 MB|
|Hard Disk Space Required||100 MB|
|Video Card||64 MB|
|Sound card||DirectX compatible|
|Display||Raster Horizontal orientation|
|Others||Keyboard and mouse|