Tekken Tag Tournament 2
The next installment of the Tekken Tag Tournament series. Tekken Tag Tournament 2 brings back the Tag mechanic last seen in the original Tekken Tag Tournament, as well as introduces new mechanics to the fray. There are two returning characters Jun Kazama and Ogre (formerly True Ogre). Jinpachi is the newest character being re-defined with a new moveset and two characters recivied a new graphical design; Heihachi and Jaycee (Julia Chang).
Tekekn Tag Tournament is not cannon with the main Tekken storyline and instead falls in line with "Dream Matches"; made famous by the in The King of Fighters series "Ulitmate Matches".
While Standing- This state is achieved when a character is transitioning from a crounching to standing. Certain moves can only be done in this state.
Sidestep- Done by tapping Down/Up and returning to Neutral. A quick evasive maneuver that allows opponents to dodge linear moves. Cannot avoid certain moves that track towards one direction or Homing moves.
Sidewalk- Perform a Sidestep (d_u,n) and continue to hold the direction you want to walk. An exetension of a Sidestep that is more evasive but is slower to activate. Cannot avoid Homing moves.
Dashing- Done by pressing back or forward twice and returning to neutral. Creates horizontal space between you and your opponent allowing short ranged moves to whiff. 1)Running: Done by pressing forward three times,or by forward dashing, and holding forward. Opens up both universal moves and character specific moves.
a) Ultimate Tackle- Done by pressing 1+2 while running. A running grab that leads the opponent into a small chain grab that differs between characters. b) Jumping Slash Kick- Done by pressing 3 while running. A leaping jump kick that hits MID and has huge frame advantage on block, KD's on hit. Can be Sidestepped/walked. c) Slide- Done by pressing 4 while running. A sliding LOW kick that is unsafe on block and KD's on hit. Leaves player in fuht(hit) fuft(block) and the opponent fuft(hit). Can be sidestepped/walked. d) Shoulder Tackle- Done by Running and holding forward. An UNBLOCKABLE attack. e) Foot stomp- Done by holding forward on a downward opponent. Stops on their floored body.
Parries: Reversal throws that capture opponents strikes.
1)Special counters- Some counters are special and character specific. Heihachi's is a universal counter but sacrafices a portion of his own stamina. Jin's is a high and mid counter that does no damage but Jin also recieves no damage and essentialy causes the opponents move to whiff.
Back Turn- A universal state in which a characters back is facing his opponent. Certain characters have moves accessible when in this state.
Grabs- Grabs are performed by pressing punch and/or kick buttons together. They can be breaked according the the limb that grabs you. There are also chain grabs that link together.
Homing- A special property that is given to certain moves that make it impossible to sidestep or sidewalk. Every character has a least one Homing move.
Crush- A special property that is given to certain moves that causes low or high moves to whiff during the active frames of these moves. A HIGH crushing move will cause high hits and a LOW crushing move will cause low hit to whiff. Can be used to punish or beat out some attack strings.
Bind/Bound- A special property given to certain moves that binds your opponent to the ground perventing them from rising off the floor. A Bind is used to generally extend combos and can only be done once. A floor break counts as a bind.
a)fuft- b)fuht- c)fdft- d)fdht- e)fult- f)furt- g)fdlt- h)fdrt-
a)Low- b)Mid- c)Stand- d)Roll- e)Quick rise- f)Hand Spring- g)Foot Tap- h)Tackle- i)Spring Kick-
1) Back dash/Forward dash canceling-
2) Sidestep canceling-
Instant States: 1)While Standing:
a)Universal- b)qcf,uf- c)Last one?
3)Character specific movements-
a)Wave dash/snake dash- b)Back sway- c)Mist step- d)Fox step- e)Stances-
S Devil Jin, Kazuya, Heihachi
A+ Lars, Leo, Nina, Feng Wei, Bob
A Dragunov, Jinpachi, Steve Fox, Armor King, Hwoarang, Miguel
A- JayCee, Bruce Irvin, Lei Wulong, Bryan Fury, Lee, Paul Phoenix, Asuka
B+ Ganryu, Marduk, JACK6, Anna, Jin Kazama, Ling Xiaoyu
B Alisa, Eddy/Christie, Ogre, King, Kuma/Panda, Zafina, Jun, Baek, Lili, Raven, Law, Roger. Jr, Yoshimitsu, Wang Jinrei
(Supplemental information?) - Jinpachi can be seen higher depending on team composition and Tag Assault combos. - Anna can also be placed higher in the listings due to team composition and her ability to take red life. - Jin might be higher If the player makes clever use of parrying
Console: Not yet available.
|Characters||Likes (+1)||Dislikes (-1)||Hates (-2)|
|Roger Jr.||King, Yoshimitsu, Kuma, Steve, Mokujin, Armor King, Panda||Ogre|
|Mokujin||Jaycee, Kuma, Roger Jr. , Panda||Jin, Kazuya, Devil Jin, Alisa, Jinpachi, Ogre, Jun|
|Raven||Zafina||Jin, Kazuya, Alisa, Ogre||Yoshimitsu, Heihachi, Dragunov|
|Yoshimitsu||Roger Jr. , Alisa||Bryan, Ogre|
|Bruce Irwin||Kazuya, Anna||Lei, Nina, Jin, Lars, Ogre|
|Jack 6||Kazuya, Anna, Bruce||Nina, Eddy, Lars, Alisa, Ogre||Jin, Raven|
|Steve Fox||Paul, Law, Lei, Nina||Ogre||Jin, Heihachi|
|Bryan Fury||Dragunov||Jack-6, Alisa, Ogre||Lei, Yoshimitsu, Heihachi|
|Paul Phoenix||Law, Bryan, Kazuya, Steve||Kuma||Ogre|
|Marshall Law||Paul, Yoshimitsu, Steve||Ogre||Baek, Lili|
|Bob||Paul, Law, Jin, Ganryu, Miguel||Steve, Ogre|
|Miguel||Kuma, Roger Jr. , Panda||Ogre||Nina, Jin, Eddy, Bob, Lars|
|Nina Williams||Jin, Eddy||Lei, Christie, Steve, Lars||Anna, Ogre|
|Anna Williams||Kazuya, Bruce||Jin, Eddy, Lars, Ogre||Nina|
|Wang Ginrei||Xiaoyu, Feng, Jinpachi, Jun||Ogre||Jin, Heihachi, Kazuya, Devil Jin|
|Ling Xiaoyu||Jin, Heihachi, Lee, Wang, Alisa, Panda||Anna, Asuka, Lili, Ogre|
|Asuka Kazama||Lei, Bob, Miguel, Leo||Alisa, Ogre||Jin, Feng, Lili|
|Lili||Kuma, Ganryu, Asuka, Leo||Ogre||Nina, Jin, Heihachi, Kazuya, Eddy, Lars, Alisa, Jinpachi, Jun|
|Kazuya Mishima||Raven, Eddy||Lei, Nina, Jin, Heihachi, Lee, Wang, Devil Jin, Zafina, Leo, Lars, Ogre, Jun|
|Lars Alexandersson||Lee, Wang, Raven, Zafina, Alisa||Ogre||Jin, Heihachi, Kazuya|
|Jun Kazama||Jin, Kuma, Roger Jr. , Asuka, Panda||Heihachi, Devil Jin, Ogre|
|Ogre||Paul, Yoshimitsu||Jin, Zafina, Jun|
|Heihachi||Xiaoyu, Kuma, Panda||Yoshimitsu, Steve, Jun||Jin, Kazuya, Lee, Jack-6, Wang, Devil Jin, Jinpachi, Ogre|
|Jinpachi||Kazuya, Wang||Heihachi, Devil Jin, Ogre|
|Jin Kazama||Nina||Xiaoyu, Christie, Lee, Jack-6, Anna, Bruce, Raven, Jun||Lei, Heihachi, Kazuya, Devil Jin, Zafina, Lars, Alisa, Jinpachi, Ogre|
|Alissa Bosconovich||Yoshimitsu, Jin, Lee, Jack-6, Raven, Zafina, Lars||Xiaoyu, Ogre||Bryan|
|Devil Jin||Hwoarang, Xiaoyu, Heihachi, Kazuya, Asuka, Dragunov, Zafina, Ogre, Jun|
|Jaycee (Julia Chang)||King, Marduk, Armor King||Ogre||Heihachi, Ganryu|
|King||Jaycee, Marduk, Armor King||Ogre|
|Armor King||King, Jaycee||Ogre||Marduk|
|Craig Marduk||King, Jaycee||Ogre||Roger Jr. , Armor King|
|Ganryu||Jaycee, Devil Jin||Lili, Bob, Ogre|
|Leo||Xiaoyu, Jaycee, Wang, Asuka, Feng, Lili||Jack-6, Anna, Bruce, Ogre||Kazuya|
|Zafina||Wang, Raven||Jin, Kazuya, Devil Jin, Jinpachi, Ogre, Jun|
|Hwoarang||Jin, Baek||Ogre||Devil Jin|
|Baek Do San||Hwoarang||Jin||Ogre|
|Eddy Gordo||Nina, Christie, Jin||Lars, Ogre||Kazuya|
|Christie Montereo||Ogre||Jin, Kazuya, Eddy|
|Lee Chowlan||Wang, Lili, Lars, Alisa||Ogre||Heihachi, Kazuya|
|Dragunov||Jack-6, Devil Jin||Ogre||Nina, Jin, Raven, Eddy, Lars|
|Lei Wulong||Steve, Mokujin, Wang, Asuka||Nina, Bruce, Feng, Ogre||Kazuya|
|Feng Wei||Law, Wang, Jinpachi||Lei, Ogre||Heihachi|
|Kuma||King, Heihachi, Mokujin, Roger Jr. , Armor King, Panda||Paul, Ogre||Xiaoyu, Jin|
|Panda||King, Xiaoyu, Jaycee, Lee, Mokujin, Roger Jr. , Wang, Armor King, Alisa||Ogre||Kuma|