News April 3rd, 2020

BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Updates Global Tournament Schedules for the TEKKEN World Tour

In a continuing effort to safeguard the health and safety of our TEKKEN tournament competitors, live audience members, and event staff from the reaches of Coronavirus (Covid-19), BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment is making the following global schedule adjustments to the TEKKEN World Tour:

TEKKEN World Tour 2020 Schedule Adjustments

Event Name Original Event Date Event Location Event Type Event Status
TEKKEN Round Pro 9 April 25 Bogota, Colombia Challenger Removed from tour until further notice
Cape Town Showdown May 2-3 Cape Town, South Africa Challenger Removed from tour until further notice
Headstomper May 8-10 Malmo, Sweden Challenger Removed from tour until further notice
UYU Ultimate: Taipei May 16-17 Taipei, Taiwan Challenger Removed from tour until further notice
Combo Breaker May 22-24 Shaumburg, USA Master Removed from tour until further notice
Battle Arena Melbourne May 29-31 Melbourne, Australia Master Removed from tour until further notice
Thaiger Uppercut June 6-7 Bangkok, Thailand Challenger Removed from tour until further notice
Fighting Games Challenge June 13-14 Łódź, Poland Master Removed from tour until further notice
Kiungo Games June 20-21 Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire Challenger Removed from tour until further notice

Due to the highly dynamic nature surrounding Coronavirus (Covid-19), BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment will provide further updates for the TEKKEN World Tour as they develop.

BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment is committed to delivering the best and safest tournament experiences possible in support of both the fighting games community and the greater esports community. We want to thank our competitors, fans, and event teams around the globe for their patience, understanding, and perseverance as we combine our efforts to fight Covid-19 together.

*Note: The event status details shared above pertain specifically to TEKKEN 7’s participation within each listed event. Overarching status and or viability for listed events is determined by each individual tour organizer.

Thank you all and stay safe.