Anime Ascension – March 31-April 1, 2018 at UC Irvine

Anime Ascension is almost here! Taking place March 31st-April 1st at UC Irvine, AA is the largest west coast anime/air dasher-only tournament, and with the event a mere 31 days away, there are some new and exciting updates to share.

Early bird registration ends March 1st! The venue fee will be going up to $40 after that date, so sign up now and save. Also, the deadline for reserving a room at the Atrium for the special price of $99 is March 9th, so grab your room before the price goes up. Be sure to use the code “Anime Ascension” when reserving your room to get the discounted price.

In addition to Guilty Gear Xrd REV2, BlazBlue Central Fiction, and Under Night In-Birth Exe:Late[st], we are happy to announce that DRAGON BALL FighterZ is now a main stage game! Also remember that Aksys Games is tossing in an extra $6,000 in pot bonuses for GGXrdREV2, BBCF, and UNIST!

For the side games we’ll be hosting the following titles: Persona 4 Arena Ultimax, Melty Blood Actress Again, Arcana Hearts LoveMax SIX STARS!!!!!!, Guilty Gear XX Accent Plus R, and Dengeki Bunko Fighting Climax.

And last, but not least, we are excited to announce that BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle will be playable at Anime Ascension, thanks to Arc System Works USA! Come try out the latest fighting game masterpiece from the masters of 2D fighting games.

For more information and to register, please visit To view the main event stream, visit

About Fighting Gamers@UCI
Fighting Gamers @ UCI is an organization for students who have an interest in fighting games. FG@UCI is a community comprised of Southern California’s most passionate fighting gamers. Our mission is to help our club members learn and grow in an environment where they can befriend others. We provide a positive and enriching experience through our weekly sessions and occasional special events, which are all held at UCI and open to the general public. Whether you want to learn, train, or just make some new friends, FG@UCI is the place to be!

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