For singles, there're 8 groups of 16 players. Umehara is in group F, same as Akimo (Hon/Ele) and Tsuna (Jur).
Other notable players
- Itabashi Zangief
For 3 on 3, there're 4 groups of 8 teams. Umehara is in the same team with Mago and Tokido in group A.
- MadCatz (Tokido, Mago, Umehara)
- USF4 Girl Club Team A (Reiko Mihashi, Yuka Kuramochi, Maribo)
- Nemomomon (Nemo, Momochi, Banbaban)
- Takahashi Ke (Hanamaruki, Shungoku Neurosis, Akimo)
- Double Dragon (Kyoku, Cabbage, Ojisan)
- USF4 Girl Club Team B (Ami0120, ChocoBlanka, Karipaku)
- Chima (Nekojita, Itabashi Zangief, Eita)
- Neko Punch (Nyanshi, Misse, Tsukiji)
- Kakutei (Shiro, Inco, Keshikaran)
The winner of each group (8 players and 4 teams) from these qualifiers will advance to the finals on October 11.