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I'm adding to my gaming collection for PS3 at the moment... I have been playing Soul Calibur IV most recently which I found underwhelming in terms of the delivered storyline.

I'm thinking I'll grab Tekken 6 next, because I enjoyed the small amount of it that I played a fair while ago.

My question is this: which Tekken games do I need to play in order to not miss out on any backstory? Or rather which (if any) of the others are worth playing through, bearing in mind the gaming expectations of today may rule out some of the earlier titles.


Same deal with Final Fantasty XIII, do I need to play any of the others?


Excuse my poorly thought out line of questioning frown.gif I wrote this in somewhat of a hurry.


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No to FF XIII.

Tekken is a fighting game. Story cannot be that important. tongue.gif
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oh frown.gif
I was hoping for more somehow tongue.gif


but at least I can play FF XIII now without worrying smile.gif

I really don't understand how the FF series is strung together.
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oh frown.gif
I was hoping for more somehow tongue.gif
but at least I can play FF XIII now without worrying smile.gif
I really don't understand how the FF series is strung together.

It's not. They are all unrelated unless it is a direct sequel (think Final Fantasy XIII-2).
    
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I smell a troll.


edit: this post makes no sense now that the post it refers to was removed tongue.gif
Edited by savage1987 - 3/5/12 at 12:20pm
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Tekken back story? The Tekken story is terrible besides for casual funnies. I am a huge Tekken fan but that's how I feel about the story.
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