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Lidia Sobieska is the next TEKKEN 8 DLC character! Read on for details on the Lidia Sobieska release date plus a quick rundown on how to unlock her in TEKKEN 8.

Lidia is the next TEKKEN 8 DLC character (Image via Bandai Namco Entertainment Inc.)
Lidia is the next TEKKEN 8 DLC character (Image via Bandai Namco Entertainment Inc.)

TEKKEN 8 Lidia Sobieska release date

Lidia Sobieska will release this summer as part of the TEKKEN 8 Season 1, according to Bandai Namco Entertainment Inc. This means she will join Eddy Gordo, who entered the game as a DLC character this spring.

Lidia in TEKKEN 8 (Image via Bandai Namco Entertainment Inc.)
Lidia in TEKKEN 8 (Image via Bandai Namco Entertainment Inc.)

How to unlock Lidia Sobieska in TEKKEN 8

Lidia Sobieska will join Eddy as part of the Playable Character Year 1 Pass. An official post on social media also noted that prior to Lidia Sobieska's official launch in TEKKEN 8, she will be playable for 72 hours. Players who have the game's Deluxe Edition Upgrade Pack, Ultimate Edition, or Deluxe Edition will get early access.

Eddy Gordo early access screenshot (Image via esports.gg)
Eddy Gordo early access screenshot (Image via esports.gg)

"Lidia joins the tournament this summer! Fighters who own the Deluxe edition, the Ultimate edition, or the Deluxe edition upgrade pack get 72 hours early access," the post stated.

Lidia in the TEKKEN 8 Season 1 trailer (Image via Bandai Namco Entertainment Inc.)
Lidia in the TEKKEN 8 Season 1 trailer (Image via Bandai Namco Entertainment Inc.)

TEKKEN 8 Lidia Sobieska trailer

Here is the TEKKEN 8 Season 1 trailer featuring Lidia Sobieska. Bandai Namco Entertainment Inc. released this on April 29. The video also revealed the arrival of balance changes, free updates, the new Seaside Resort stage, new Photo Mode, plus another chapter in the main story.

TEKKEN 8 free updates 2024 roadmap

  1. Spring: Battle Balance
  2. Summer: Seaside Resort, Photo Mode
  3. Autumn: New Story
  4. Online Practice, Ghost vs Ghost
TEKKEN 8 free updates 2024 graphic (Image via Bandai Namco Entertainment Inc.)
TEKKEN 8 free updates 2024 graphic (Image via Bandai Namco Entertainment Inc.)

That's all for now. Are you excited to test out Lidia Sobieska this summer alongside the new Seaside Resort stage and Photo Mode? Stick around on esports.gg for more news and updates!