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Tier list Tekken 8, who are the best characters?

In Tekken 8, you will be able to play with many characters, but which ones are the best? We give you a tier list of fighters.

Tekken 8 was one of the most anticipated games at the start of 2024 and the title is now available since Friday, January 26 on PC, PS5, and Xbox Series X|S.

Within the game, you will have the opportunity to test different fighters, but some players want to know who are the best characters in Tekken 8. 

Who are the best characters in Tekken 8?

If you want to know who the best characters are in Tekken 8, well, there are different third-party lists, but we are going to share with you the one from PCGamesN as we told you previously.

Who are the best characters in Tekken 8


As you might expect, the S tier concerns the best fighters in the game, either by their power their gameplay, or even their ease of play.

  • Hwoarang
  • Jin
  • Claudio
  • Jun
  • Law
  • Dragunov

Tier A

Tier A has quite a few powerful characters, but they require a certain amount of mastery in order to extract their full potential.

  • Kazuya
  • Shaheen
  • King
  • Lili
  • Paul
  • Lars
  • Jack
  • Bryan
  • Devil Jin
  • Reina
  • Lee Chaolan
  • Alisa,
  • Feng Wei
  • Steve Fox
  • Azucena

Tier B

In Tier B, we mainly find characters who have weaknesses in their gameplay, but who still remain interesting to play, even if they are a little less powerful than in Tier A.

  • Xiaoyu
  • Nina
  • Leroy
  • Asuka
  • Victor Chevalier
  • Leo
  • Yoshimitsu
  • Raven

Tier C

This last tier undoubtedly brings together the two characters with the greatest number of weaknesses, which makes them greatly less exciting to play.

  • Panda
  • Kuma

As always, this tier list is for information purposes only and it is possible that you will judge that some of the fighters deserve a better rating than the one assigned to them.