Capcom Announces Asia Premier at Tokyo Game Show for Capcom Pro Tour 2019

Capcom, a leading worldwide developer and publisher of video games, today announced details for the Asia Premier to be held during Tokyo Game Show on September 14 – 15.  Known formally as the Japan Premier, the event’s title has been adjusted to reflect the global nature of the tournament. World Warriors from around the globe are invited to participate and see if they have what it takes to be a champion!

Asia Premier

Event Details:

Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition is the official game for the Capcom Pro Tour 2019 season including the Asia Premier

Open Qualifiers

  • Date and time: September 14 (Sat) 9:00-18:00 (planned)
  • Venue: Makuhari Messe International Convention Center Hall 2F Hall
    • Players do not need an admission ticket for TGS2019 to participate in the qualifiers
    • Qualifiers will carry over to the 15th (Sun) if the time allocated on the 14th is exceeded.
    • In the event of a massive number of registrants we reserve the right to limit the number of participants (in that event we will draw lots for registration).

Final

  • Date and time: 9/15 (Sun) 14: 00-18: 00 (planned)
  • Place: Inside TGS 2019 (Makuhari Messe, International Convention Center, Hall 11 eSPORTS X Blue Stage scheduled)
    • Top 8 finalist from day 1
    • JeSU Japan Japan e-sports professional license is issued to the top 8 players (Please check JeSU official website https://jesu.or.jp/ for JeSU pro license.)

To register visit Smash.gg: https://smash.gg/capcomprotour-asiapremiere2019

Registration Begins: June 25 (Tuesday) 2019 to August 31 (Sat) 23:59 (Japan time)

Please visit  https://sf.esports.capcom.com/asia-premier/us/for details.

Prize Pool

¥7.25 million

1st Place 2nd Place 3rd Place 4th Place 5th-6th Place 7th-8th Place
¥5 million ¥1 million ¥500,000 ¥250,000 ¥150,000(each) ¥100,000 (each)

Global Leaderboard Points

1st Place 2nd Place 3rd Place 4th Place 5th-6th Place 7th-8th Place
1,000 pts 500 pts 300 pts 200 pts 160 pts 130 pts

Make sure you follow Capcom Fighters on Twitter for news and updates and visit CapcomProTour.com for all the details.

About The Capcom Pro Tour 
The CAPCOM PRO TOUR (CPT) is Capcom’s premier league for Street Fighter esports. Players from across the globe battle through a yearlong tournament circuit in order to claim one of the 32 qualification spots for the year end Capcom Cup championship. With official events across the world, and even more independently run tournaments involved, the CPT showcases the very best that competitive gaming has to offer. For more information about the tour visit https://capcomprotour.com/.

About Street Fighter V 

Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition includes all base content from the original Street Fighter V release, Arcade Mode and a code for Character Pass 1 and 2 content, which includes 12 playable characters and 12 premium costumes. Powered by Unreal Engine 4 technology, stunning visuals depict the next generation of World Warriors in unprecedented detail, while exciting and accessible battle mechanics deliver endless fighting fun that both beginners and veterans can enjoy. Challenge friends online, or compete for fame and glory on the Capcom Pro Tour. Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition is available now exclusively for the PlayStation 4 and PC.

About Capcom
Capcom is a leading worldwide developer, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment for game consoles, PCs, handheld and wireless devices.  Founded in 1983, the company has created hundreds of games including ground-breaking franchises Resident Evil®, Street Fighter®, Monster Hunter™, Ace Attorney®, Mega Man® and Devil May Cry®. Capcom maintains operations in the U.S., U.K., France, Germany, Tokyo, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Korea, with corporate headquarters located in Osaka, Japan. More information about Capcom and its products can be found at www.capcom.com or www.capcom-unity.com.

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