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TEKKEN World Tour – Korea Masters 2018 Preview

TEKKEN World Tour Pools: Saturday, 12am ET (Friday, 9pm PT) on twitch.tv/tekken Top 16: Sunday, 12am ET (Saturday, 9pm PT) on twitch.tv/tekken Brackets will be posted later at https://twt2018kr.challonge.com/ After a week off, the TEKKEN World Tour is set to return with a bang Seoul, South Korea is the site for this weekend’s Korea Masters tournament. The event is a Master...

TEKKEN World Tour – Super Akouma Wins Kuwait Battle Royale

TEKKEN World Tour Kuwait Battle Royale may have ended with the favorite raising the trophy, but getting to that point was far from a foregone conclusion. Super Akouma and his Akuma prevailed at Kuwait Battle Royale on Saturday evening. He secured the win – his first ever at a TEKKEN World Tour event – by holding off Bahrain’s Tekken Master...

LowHigh wins the TEKKEN World Tour BEast Arena Hong Kong title

TEKKEN World Tour Being able to master more than one character can be the difference between victory and defeat on the TEKKEN World Tour. For proof of that, look no further than BEast Arena Hong Kong. LowHigh used a surprise Law pick in the grand final to win the BEast Arena Hong Kong title on Sunday. The win was his...

TEKKEN World Tour – BEast Arena Hong Kong 2018 Preview

TEKKEN World Tour Pools: Saturday, 12am-6am ET (Friday, 9pm-Saturday, 3am PT) on twitch.tv/teamsp00ky Top 8: Sunday, 3am ET/12am PT on twitch.tv/teamsp00ky We’re still recovering from a wild NorCal Regionals, but there is no rest for those hoping to reach the TEKKEN World Tour Finals. The tour rolls on with a stop at BEast Arena Hong Kong this weekend. The list...

TEKKEN World Tour – Saint wins at NorCal Regionals

TEKKEN World Tour Saint’s last appearance in Northern California for a TEKKEN World Tour event ended with an impressive, but lower-than-desired, second-place finish. On his return to the region, he was able to go one step higher. Saint held off some of the best players that the United States and Korea could offer to win the TEKKEN World Tour event...

TEKKEN World Tour – NorCal Regionals 2018 Preview

TEKKEN World Tour Pools: Friday, 7pm ET / 4pm PT on twitch.tv/teamsp00ky Top 16 to Top 8: Saturday, 5pm ET / 2pm PT on twitch.tv/teamsp00ky Top 8: Sunday, 5pm ET / 2pm PT on twitch.tv/teamsp00ky Brackets can be found here. NORCAL REGIONALS (Sacramento, California) After a trip to Thailand, the TEKKEN World Tour returns to the United States for NorCal...

TEKKEN World Tour – Book wins at Thaiger Uppercut

TEKKEN World Tour If you want proof that there are incredible TEKKEN players all over the world, look no further than the results of Thaiger Uppercut. Thailand’s Book successfully defended his home turf on Sunday by winning the TEKKEN World Tour event at Thaiger Uppercut. He won the title by beating Final Round champion Knee twice in the grand final....

ELEAGUE | TEKKEN Team Takedown to Showcase Stephen “Speedkicks” Stafford

ELEAGUE Turner & IMG’s ELEAGUE will explore how TEKKEN ® 7 superstar Stephen “Speedkicks” Stafford uses uniquely analytical tactics against opponents in BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America’s storied one-on-one fighting game, as ELEAGUE | TEKKEN Team Takedown returns to TBS with an all-new episode Friday, March 23. The second of four episodes – Semifinal Showdown – will air following the network’s...

Tekken 7 ‘Noctis Lucis Caelum’ pack is out

Noctis Lucis Caelum is now a playable character with TEKKEN 7 – DLC3: NOCTIS LUCIS CAELUM PACK including the exclusive stage “HAMMERHEAD,” the BGM “Stand Your Ground / FINAL FANTASY XV,” the BGM “APOCALYPSIS NOCTIS Remix / TEKKEN 7” and five Noctis costumes! Wielding his signature Engine Blade, Noctis is ready to deal heavy hard-hitting blows as he takes on...

Knee opens 2018 TEKKEN World Tour with win at Final Round

TEKKEN eSports JDCR may have won more events than any other player during the 2017 TEKKEN World Tour, but Knee reminded the world that 2018 is a brand new year. Knee used a variety of characters to win the TEKKEN World Tour Master event at Final Round 2018 on Sunday. His mix of Devil Jin, Paul, Steve, and Kazuya was...

ELEAGUE | TEKKEN Team Takedown to Make TBS Debut March 16, 2018

Turner & IMG’s ELEAGUE will introduce television viewers to TEKKEN ® 7’s fast-paced world of one-on-one fighting game action when the first-ever ELEAGUE | TEKKEN Team Takedown premieres Friday, March 16, following live NCAA March Madness coverage on the network. In Captain’s Challenge, viewers will meet Ricky “Pokchop” Walker Jr., who lead one of four five-player teams in the TEKKEN...

TEKKEN 7 Takes Flight to Greater Esports Heights

BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc. via independent partnerships with Twitch, Red Bull, and ELEAGUE is bringing TEKKEN™ 7 tournament events around the country and delivering the game’s hard-hitting action into living rooms throughout the nation. Through a variety of live events, TEKKEN 7 fans and serious fighting game players will be able to participate in a multitude of tournaments held...

The TEKKEN World Tour returns in 2018!

TEKKEN eSports the TEKKEN World Tour will return for another year. The 2017 Tour featured incredible action from beginning to end. We saw the dominance of JDCR and SAINT, the return of JimmyJTran, the rise of SuperAkouma and Noroma, and the crowning of a new world champion in Qudans. We are proud of what we did in last year, but...

Packed with talent, who wins the TEKKEN Team Takedown

Stephen “Sajam” Lyon, ELEAGUE This weekend ELEAGUE will kick off its first ever TEKKEN 7 competition, the TEKKEN Team Takedown. TEKKEN 7 has had a storybook-style year since its release last June, and consistently delivered incredible events everywhere it’s featured at. It has been fascinating to follow, as the game has completely eclipsed its reputation from being a game people...