Bandai Namco has announced on the new comer to Pokken Tournament Arcade coming December 15. Yes, the leaks were true. Empoleon is joining the battle.
— ポッ拳 公式アカウント (@pokken_official) December 1, 2016
Empoleon follows recent playable character additions Croagunk in November, Scizor in October, and Darkrai in July.
Still no word if all the new Pokemons will be joining the Wii U version.