Diverse Artists Put Together the Latest, Strangest "Tekken" Guest Costumes

See which artists are illustrating the guest outfits for "Tekken Tag Tournament 2"

While it doesn't quite have the Masashi Kishimoto/CLAMP level big names of Tekken 6, Namco Bandai still brought together an impressive roster of artists to design guest costumes on this fall's Tekken Tag Tournament 2 fighting game. 


Animator, light novel illustrator, and character design Mutsumi Inomata (Tales of, Brain Powerd, City Hunter) is back after having previously worked on Jin and Xiaoyu’s extra costumes in Tekken 5, and Zafina’s in 6, with a new Jaycee number.


Oh!great (Air Gear, Tenjho Tenge) is likewise back after previous work on Asuka Kazama’s third costume in Tekken 5, Lili’s third costume in Tekken 6, and Ashlotte for SoulCalibur IV. This time, he has a "The Dream of the Fisherman's Wife" like "outfit" for Anna.

Military manga artist Ryouji Minigawa (Spriggan, Project ARMS) who did Lee Chaolan, Marshall Law’s extra costumes in Tekken 5, Roger Jr.’s in 6 is back for an El Mariachi-sh wardrobe for Miguel.

Mecha/character designer Shigeto Koyama (Gurren Lagann, Heroman, Star Driver, Evangelion 2.0) will be doing both for robot girl Alisa.


British painter/comic artist Simon Bisley (Slaine, Lobo, Death Dealer) gets the honors of outfitting Heihachi Mishima.


Finally, illustrator/ character design Katsuya Terada (Blood the Last Vampire, Monkey King) put together Kunimitsu's gear.

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Scott Green is editor and reporter for anime and manga at geek entertainment site Ain't It Cool News. Follow him on Twitter at @aicnanime. 

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