Before purchasing the game from the Playstation Network Store, I was worried because as the title suggests, “Tekken 5: Dark Resurrection Online”, it’s only good for online play. I do want to play offline with 2 players with friends as well.
I searched the internet for what is the real deal, and this is the closest I got:
which points to a forum posing the same question, but was left unanswered.
But then, curiosity has led me to purchase online, and yes, you can play offline in Arcade, Ghost, VS Battle, Survival and Practice modes. Hope this helps others who are searching for the same answer as well.
Tekken: The Movie
On a sidenote, a Tekken movie is brewing in Hollywood. According to IMDB:
A Young Man Who seeks revenge of his mothers death. He finds his grand-father, Heihachi Mishima, and pleas to be trained. When the Mishima leader announces a “King of Iron Fist” tournament. He finds out that his mother’s killer, OGRE, will be participating in the tournament. He must fight against the worlds top competitors to achieve his goal with no interference.
Checkout the overview.