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A 3-D one-on-one fighting game. Choose from 33 fighters and try to win the Tag Tournament.

Tekken Tag Tournament was produced by Namco in 1999.

Namco released 310 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1977. Namco was based in Japan.

Other machines made by Namco during the time period Tekken Tag Tournament was produced include: Pinpoint Shot, Tenkomori Shooting, Jackpot, Kosodate Quiz My Angel 3, Derby Quiz - My Dream Horse, Crisis Zone, Mr. Driller, Rolling, World Kicks, and Aqua Rush


Name Tekken Tag Tournament
Developer Namco (Japan)
Year 1999
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 10063
Class Wide Release
Genre Fighting
Conversion Class unique
External Device HDD - unknown
# Simultaneous Players 2
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Competitive
Control Panel Layout Multiple Player
  • Joystick: 8-way
  • Buttons: 5 - Low PunchHigh PunchHigh KickLow KickTag
Sound Amplified Stereo (two channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

Game Introduction

Characters from Tekken, Tekken 2 and Tekken 3 fight in a Tag Team Tournament. Players choose a team of two characters and then fight through the tournament. After defeating six other teams you fight your character-specific sub-bosses in the seventh stage and then the mysterious "Unknown" in the eighth stage.

Game Play

A basic 3-D tag team fighting game. Players use standard moves such as throws and special kicks to deplete their opponent's life bar. Experienced players can use techniques such as juggle combos.

Tekken Tag Tournament KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 4.03 (6 votes)

Fun Factor: 4.13

Overall Like 4.17
Fun (Social) 4.50
Fun (Solo) 3.83
Collector Desire 4.00

Technical Rating: 3.92

Gameplay 4.17
Graphics 4.33
Originality 3.17
Sound/Music 4.00

Personal Impressions and Technical Impressions each account for half of the total score. Within the Personal Impressions category, Like carries a little more weight than the other factors.

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Cheats, Tricks, Bugs, and Easter Eggs

If you can get ten wins in a row, Tetsujin will be gold.

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You will see special pre and post match poses if you select the right teams. For example, choose Anna and Nina and they will fight each other at the end of a match.

The intro was changed in the US. Lee and Paul's scenes were switched around (it shows Lee in the streets and Paul driving).

Cabinet Information

The cabinet styles range from the big screen variety to the standard Japanese style enclosure.


This game can be converted into other Namco's System 12 games like Tekken 3 and Soul Calibur.


UPDATE OF: Tekken 3

This game does not go with the Tekken storyline. This game was made only to bring in the older characters from the Tekken series (eg, Michelle, Baek Doo San, etc).

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Tekken Tag Tournament Census

There are 14,900 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,529 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 165,167 machines (6,928 unique titles).

Very Common - There are 140 known instances of this machine owned by Tekken Tag Tournament collectors who are active members. Of these, 22 of them are original dedicated machines. 30 of them are conversions in which game circuit boards (and possibly cabinet graphics) have been placed in (and on) another game cabinet. 88 of them are only circuit boards which a collector could put into a generic case if desired.

For Sale - There are 4 active VAPS members with a Tekken Tag Tournament machines for sale. There are 7 active VAPS members with a Tekken Tag Tournament circuit boards for sale.

Wanted - There are 3 active VAPS members currently looking for Tekken Tag Tournament. There is one active VAPS member looking for a Tekken Tag Tournament circuit board set.

This game ranks a 27 on a scale out of 100 (100 = most often seen, 1=least common) in popularity based on census ownership records.

This game ranks a 5 on a scale out of 100 (100 = most often seen, 1=least common) in popularity based on census want list records.

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The game runs on a Namco System 12 board which is the same one used for Tekken 3 and Soul Calibur.


  1. Tekken
  2. Tekken 2
  3. Tekken 3
  4. Tekken Tag Tournament
  5. Tekken 4


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  1. 3D Model (External): Upright
  2. 3D Model (External): Deluxe

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Auctions Recap

Year Count Median $ Average $
2015 1 115.00 115.00
2016 4 258.75 280.31
2017 2 203.13 203.13
2018 1 472.00 472.00
All Years 8 215.63 264.31


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