Jin's Tekken Tale - Part Two
In part two of Jin's Tekken Tale we answer some of the most Frequently Asked Questions about Jin Kazama and his story so far.
Why is Jin Kazama considered a central character in Tekken’s story?
Jin Kazama, as the son of Kazuya Mishima and trained by Heihachi Mishima, plays a pivotal role in Tekken’s narrative. His lineage and evolving storyline make him a central character in the franchise.
What is the Devil Gene, and how does it impact Jin’s character?
The Devil Gene is an inherited trait from Jin’s father, Kazuya, turning him into a formidable Devil form. This genetic element influences Jin’s abilities and choices throughout the series.
How does Tekken 3 mark a turning point in Jin’s story?
Tekken 3 shifts focus to Jin as the protagonist, showcasing his journey from training with Heihachi to surviving an attack, awakening the Devil Gene. This marks a significant evolution in his character.
Why does Jin unlearn the Mishima-Ryu style in Tekken 4?
Out of spite for Heihachi, Jin unlearns the Mishima-Ryu style in Tekken 4, opting for traditional Karate. This decision adds a layer of complexity and contradiction to his character.
What motivates Jin to take over the Mishima Zaibatsu in Tekken 5?
In Tekken 5, Jin, grappling with the Devil Gene, decides to take over the Mishima Zaibatsu after facing his rival and Jinpachi Mishima. This unexpected move introduces a new layer to his character.
Why does Jin start World War III in Tekken 6?
In Tekken 6, Jin initiates World War III to awaken Azazel and eliminate the Devil Gene. This drastic action highlights his determination, but it raises questions about the morality of his choices.
How does Tekken 7 address Jin’s actions from the previous game?
Tekken 7 portrays Jin in a conflicted state, seeking redemption after the events of Tekken 6. However, the narrative execution of his redemption arc may leave players questioning the pacing and depth of his character development.
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