Tekken 7 and Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 will be playable at the Play Expo in Manchester. This is amazing news for UK fans of both fighting games. The closed and open beta for Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 is also scheduled to launch in October. Only those who pre-ordered the game will get access to the closed beta. Meanwhile, there will be a championship as well for Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 beta players.

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UK gamers can play Tekken 7 and Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 at the Play Expo

“The most expansive Dragon Ball videogame experience to-date, Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 has been developed to fully utilise the power of current generation gaming consoles and PCs. Building upon the highly popular Dragon Ball Xenoverse with enhanced graphics that will further immerse players into the largest and most detailed Dragon Ball world ever developed.

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 features a new hub city and the most character customisation choices to date among a multitude of new features and special upgrades.”

There will be a Manchester Arena also where players of Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 will be able to play against each other. The Tekken 7 description on the Play Expo blog post reads:

“TEKKEN 7 delivers numerous new modes and enhancements. Including an epic Story Mode that enables players to fully experience TEKKEN’s canon storyline. Players will also be able to play as new fighters such as Kazumi Mishima, Claudio, Josie, Shaheen, Katarina, Lucky Chloe, Gigas, and Akuma from the Street Fighter™ franchise amongst an impressive stable of fighters for the first-time-ever outside of arcades.”

You can read the full Play Expo article. Let us know whether you will be attending the Play Expo on 8-9 October this year. Stay tuned to MobiPicker for more news about these highly anticipated fighting games. Did you also know that there will be no cross-play feature for Tekken 7? Well, check out our other piece on why the devs decided to make that choice.