Today, BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment announced the latest details for DRAGON BALL FighterZ World Tour, a new tournament centered around the insanely popular anime fighting game, DRAGON BALL FighterZ. The tournament was created in partnership with Twitch which is the exclusive live streaming service for DRAGON BALL FighterZ World Tour and the ultimate managing partner for league operations, circuit events, and content on a global scale.
The inaugural stop for the DRAGON BALL FighterZ World Tour will begin at the CEO Fighting Game Championships taking place next weekend from June 29th to July 1st in Daytona Beach, Florida. Living up to its billing as a worldwide tournament, the DRAGON BALL FighterZ World Tour will feature “Saga Event” stops, including: Ultimate Fighting Arena (France), Thunderstruck (Mexico), Southeast Asia Major (Singapore), VS Fighting (United Kingdom), and CEO Fighting Game Championships (USA). Fans can catch all the action live on the World Tour’s official Twitch channel: twitch.tv/dragonballfighterz. For more information on the entire DRAGON BALL FighterZ World Tour, definitely visit the tour’s official website at dbfzworldtour.com.
“DRAGON BALL FighterZ is a massive international success and fans around the world have been clamoring for an official tournament series built around the game,” said Eric Hartness, Vice President of Marketing, BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc. “With the DRAGON BALL FighterZ World Tour, BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment and Twitch are doubling down to create an epic worldwide tournament series of Super Saiyan God Super Saiyan proportions. We can’t wait to see the epic battles that will surely emerge from our highly skilled DRAGON BALL FighterZ global player pool.”
DRAGON BALL FighterZ World Tour tournaments will be held throughout 2018 in the countries listed above until the grand finals taking place in January 2019 with a specific date and venue unannounced at this time.