Wang Jinrei is one of the playable characters in the Tekken fighting game series by Namco. He debuted as an unlockable character and the Mid-Boss of Marshall Law in Tekken (1994) and again returned as a Mid-Boss in Tekken 2 (1995), this time for Jun Kazama

While he started as a clone character of Michelle Chang who shared many moves with her and also some moves from other characters, he got a big move overhaul in Tekken Tag Tournament (1999). In Tekken 5 (2004) Wang returned to a main series Tekken game and was unlockable through beating the game with 5 different characters before. In Tekken 6 (2007) and Tekken Tag Tournament 2 (2011) he is playable from the start. 

Wang is the oldest character in the Tekken games so far, however, he died in Tekken 6 if his ending there is canon. Wang was a close friend of Jinpachi Mishima and was usually respected a lot by other characters, even including Feng Wei


Wang Jinrei from the Tekken Games: an Overview

Charactername:  Wang Jinrei   Developed /Created by Namco 
Gameseries: Tekken   First seen on:  Arcades
First Game: Tekken   Year first seen: 1994 
Last Game: Tekken Tag Tournament 2 (2011)   Birthplace: China
Role(s) and Characteristics: Fighting Game Character   Fighting Style: Xin Yi Liu He Quan Kung Fu
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Official Game Art like promotional Illustrations of Wang Jinrei from Tekken


Tekken Tag Tournament 2 (2011)

Tekken 6: Bloodline Rebellion (2007)

Tekken 6 (2007)

Tekken 5 Dark Resurrection (2005) 

Tekken 5 (2004)



Wang Jinrei in Game-Art-HQ Art Projects


Wang Jinrei is a part of our Tekken I Tribute from 2014


Selected Fan Art and Cosplay of Wang Jinrei




Updates in the Video Game Character Database entry and game art gallery of Wang Jinrei from Tekken

25.09.2019 – Creation of Wang Jinrei’s Gallery and DB Entry