BATTLE IT OUT TO BE CROWNED THE ULTIMATE UK & IRELAND TEKKENTM 7 CHAMPION!
Richmond, LONDON – BANDAI NAMCO ENTERTAINMENT UK and ESL UK have unveiled a new UK and Ireland TEKKEN 7 tournament series, touring both countries to find the ultimate fighting champion to hold the first ever UK and Ireland TEKKEN belt.
This series of tournaments will be taking place prior to the release of the new game TEKKEN 7 launching 2nd June 2017 on PC, Xbox One and PlayStation 4.
A series of qualifying tournaments will be taking place over the coming months across five major cities inviting the public to partake in celebrating the next instalment of the TEKKEN™ franchise.
The scheduled dates for the qualifiers are:
- 15-16th April 2017 – Glasgow
- 22nd April 2017 – Dublin
- 29th April 2017 – Manchester
- 6th May 2017 – Birmingham
- 13th May 2017– London
A finals event will then be held in partnership with ESL UK on the 26th – 28thMay 2017 at MCM London Comic Con taking centre stage in the ESL Arena.
For more information on the series of tournaments and how to sign up – https://www.bandainamcoent.eu/news/2017/03/07/tekken-7-uk-championships/6054
In TEKKEN 7, all fights are personal! Prepare to enter the ring as TEKKEN 7 will be available for the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, Xbox One, and PC on 2nd June 2017. To find out more about TEKKEN 7, please head over to the official website Tekken.com.
About BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Europe S.A.S.
BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Europe S.A.S. part of BANDAI NAMCO Holdings Inc. is a leading global publisher and developer of interactive content for platforms including all major video game consoles, PC and mobile. The company is known for creating and publishing many of the industry’s top video game franchises, including PAC-MAN™, TEKKEN™, SOULCALIBUR™, DARK SOULS™, NARUTO™, NARUTO SHIPPUDEN™, Dragon Ball®, GALAGA™, RIDGE RACER™ and ACE COMBAT™. For more information please visit www.bandainamcoent.eu
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