About the tour

The TEKKEN World Tour is an international tournament series for the iconic fighting franchise TEKKEN. The series sees BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment, Inc. teaming up with Twitch to bring competitors from around the world together to fight for the right to call themselves World Champion! The TEKKEN World Tour stops at 40 tournaments across the world, and its new Global Leaderboard identifies the 20 TEKKEN 7 players worthy of an invite to the TEKKEN World Tour Finals! Join the tour today and Get Ready for the Next Battle!

Tour Format

TEKKEN World Tour is an 8 month tournament series allowing players to qualify for the TEKKEN World Tour Finals. Players qualify by:

  • Placing in the Top 19 players on the Global Ranking Leaderboard
  • Winning the Last Chance Qualifier Tournament at the Finals

Point Structure

Players placing at TEKKEN World Tour tournaments will obtain Ranking Points based on their results. Points breakdown is as follows:

Tekken World Tour 2018 Points

Master Events

Compete at tent-pole tournaments and obtain top-level Ranking Points. Master events award Ranking Points to the Top 32 placers.

Challenger Events

Put your mettle to the test and earn standard-level Ranking Points around the world! Challenger tournaments award Ranking Points to the Top 16 placers.

Online Events

Take the battle online! Participate in regional online events from the comfort of your own home.

TWT Finals

It all comes down to this! 20 players enter the final battle to see who will be crowned World Champion and take home eternal bragging rights. The breakdown of the 20 players is as follows: The top 19 from the Global Leaderboard and the winner of the Last Chance Qualifier.

About BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment

BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment is a leading global publisher and developer of interactive entertainment for all major video game consoles, iOS, Android, and online platforms. The company is known for creating and publishing many of the industry’s top video game franchises including PAC-MAN®, GALAGA®, TEKKEN®, SOULCALIBUR®, and ACE COMBAT®. BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment is the premier publisher in the Western hemisphere for anime based video games including NARUTO SHIPPUDEN™, DRAGON BALL Z®, and ONE PIECE®.

About Twitch

Twitch is the world’s leading social video platform and community for gamers. Each day, millions of community members gather to watch, talk, and chat about shared interests. Twitch’s video platform is the backbone of both live and on-demand distribution for all types of content, including the entire video game ecosystem, the creative arts, vlogging (IRL), and more. Twitch also runs TwitchCon, an annual convention for celebrating the Twitch community.