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 title of World Champion! The TEKKEN World Tour stops at 27 Master and Challenger tournaments, and its new Dojo Tournament system creates even more opportunities for players to earn Ranking Points for the Tour Leaderboard! The Tour’s Leaderboard will identify the 19 TEKKEN players worthy of an invite to the 2019 TEKKEN World Tour Finals. Join the Tour today and become the King of the Iron Fist!

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 Points 2019

Master/Master+

Master and Master+ tournaments are the tent-poles of the TEKKEN World Tour. Each of these tournaments are expected to draw international competition and awards Ranking Points to 1st through 25th Place. Evo is the special Master+ tournament, awarding increased Ranking Points to 1st through 49th place. Your best 3 Master/Master+ tournament results count towards your Leaderboard ranking.

Challenger

Challenger tournaments take place in exciting locations around the world and award standard Ranking Points to 1st through 25th Place. Your best 3 Challenger tournament results count towards your Leaderboard ranking.

Dojo

Independent organizers around the world can apply for their offline tournaments to be recognized by TWT! Dojo tournaments award Ranking Points from 1st through 9th place depending on bracket size. There are 4 levels of Ranking Points awarded for Dojo tournaments and they begin at just 16 entrants! Your best 4 Dojo tournament results count towards your Leaderboard ranking.

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 America Inc., part of BANDAI NAMCO Holdings Inc., 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 America Inc. is the premier publisher in the Western hemisphere for anime based video games including NARUTO SHIPPUDEN™, DRAGON BALL Z®, and ONE PIECE®. More information about the company and its products can be found at http://www.bandainamcoent.com or www.facebook.com/BandaiNamcoUS.

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