Daigo Umehara's Event Schedule 2015

- Canada Cup's Master Series [January 9-11]
- 5th Niconico Shotenkaigi [January 18]
- Yonpahi radio show [January 23]
- 6th Niconico Shotenkaigi [January 25]
- Taipei Game Show [Jan 31]
- Tokaigi 2015 [Feb 1]

Monday, September 5, 2011

Umehara on Tokyo Newspaper

Daigo Umehara is on a newspaper again, this time it's Tokyo Shimbun (Tokyo Newspaper) September 5 issue as reported on a Japanese site.

- Foreigners call him "The Beast" by his play style.
- Fans follow his stick gripping method called "Umehara Mochi."
- Every day, there's only part time job and games.
- He has no interest in anything other than games.
- He used to quit gaming at the age of 25. Friends wanted him to come back. He also thinks all he wants is gaming.
- He made a sponsorship deal with American game peripheral maker.
- Even with his pro gamer job alone, he can live without other part time job.
- [Large Picture] Umehara sitting in his friend's room with the limited SFxTekken stick on his lap. (Beast Note: He uses his friend's room to play on consoles. This's the same room in the Kuwait promo.)
- [Small Picture] Umehara Mochi.

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