'Final Fantasy XV's' Noctis announced for 'Tekken 7' in new gameplay trailer

Wade Sheridan

Nov. 13 (UPI) -- The world's of Final Fantasy and Tekken are colliding as Final Fantasy XV main character Noctis Lucis Caelum has been announced as a playable character for Tekken 7.

Noctis was announced as an upcoming add-on character for Tekken 7 Sunday during the Tekken World Tour Finals as part of a new gameplay trailer.


The clip features Noctis inside the Final Fantasy XV world alongside his traveling partners Gladiolus, Ignis and Prompto while the group hangs out at the Hammerhead Garage which will act as a new stage in Tekken 7.

Noctis is then seen summoning his Engine Blade to cut down a number of Tekken 7 opponents while also using magic.

"Noctis Lucis Caelum from Final Fantasy XV enters the Tekken 7 ring! Wielding his signature Engine Blade, Noctis is ready to deal heavy hard-hitting blows as he takes on the likes of Yoshimitsu, Devil Jin, Jack 7, and the rest of the Tekken 7 fighters when he enters the King of Iron Fist Tournament in spring 2018!" reads the description for Noctis.

Noctis is the second DLC character announced for Tekken 7 following the announcement of Geese Howard entering the game from the King of Fighters series.

Tekken 7 is available for the Playstation 4, Xbox One and PC.

Noctis will also be featured in an upcoming Final Fantasy fighting game, Dissidia Final Fantasy NT, which will be released for the Playstation 4 on Jan. 30.

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