Tekken players will soon be able to find out who is the best of the best as Bandai Namco announces the Tekken World Tour, a global eSports tournament series featuring Tekken 7.
The tour is set to begin in the U.S. on June 16-18 at the CEO Fighting Game Championships with additional stops in Orlando, FL, Dallas, TX, Orange, CA, and other locations. Players that are not able to attend live tournaments will be able to complete through official online tournaments with more details to be shared soon on the Tekken World Tour website. As far as prize money goes, Bandai Namco says there will be more than $200K in prize money up for grabs along.
Managed and streamed exclusively by Twitch, the Tekken World Tour will encompass Tekken tournaments from around the globe, seeking the best Tekken 7 players to compete in the Tekken World Finals taking place in North America this November.