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]

Friday, August 10, 2012

Japan's Street Fighter 25th Anniversary National Tournaments revealed

Capcom now revealed today the details of Japan's "Street Fighter 25th Anniversary Official National Tournaments: Fighting Fall Festival."

- GODSGARDEN will manage this, Nico Nico will stream it, TOPANGA will give some help
- There will be a pay-per-view stream (TBA)
- 3 titles - SFxTK, SF4AE2012, SF3 3rd Strike
- Apply now until August 20
- Must live in Japan

- September 29-30 and October 6-7
- 20:00 to 23:00 (3 hours a day)
- All online matches
- 128 players will be reduced to 8* for the finals
- *For SF4AE2012, one player will come from The 2nd TOPANGA League A (special invitation)

- October 20 (Saturday)
- Double elimination
- 8 players each titles will compete
- It will be held somewhere in Tokyo area.

Capcom is notorious for not giving any prize money in Japan. It looks like the legend will continue. Note that Capcom promised $500,000 prizes for these 25th anniversary tournaments. The winners of the tournaments in Texas and New York receive $2,500. On December 8, a grand finals event will be held in San Francisco for the winners of each qualifying tournament. The winner of SFxTK or SF4AE2012 will receive $25,000.

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