Team Mad Catz’ Daigo Umehara Gives Back to the Community in the UMEHARA x TAITO STATION Special Charity Event BATTLE TOUR 2013 Team Mad Catz’ Daigo Umehara Gives Back to the Community in the UMEHARA x TAITO STATION Special Charity Event BATTLE TOUR 2013
Team Mad Catz competitor and fighting game legend Daigo Umehara and TAITO STATION are teaming up to host a series of charity events in... Team Mad Catz’ Daigo Umehara Gives Back to the Community in the UMEHARA x TAITO STATION Special Charity Event BATTLE TOUR 2013

Team Mad Catz competitor and fighting game legend Daigo Umehara and TAITO STATION are teaming up to host a series of charity events in Japan. From January 19 to May 18, Umehara will be visiting five different Taito Station stores throughout the country as part of the “UMEHARA x TAITO STATION Special Charity Event BATTLE TOUR 2013“. Each event will feature a Super Street Fighter IV Arcade Edition Ver.2012 kumite (capped at 50 players), as well a talk session with Umehara. Five lucky participants will also win a prize from Umehara.

Each of the events will be streamed on the Taito Ustream channel. On the Ustream page, viewers will be able donate towards the cause. All entry fees and donations will go to towards the Tokyo Council of Social Welfare’s Tokyo Zen-i Bank.

Event Schedule

Saturday, January 18 at 1PM JST – TAITO STATION Sapporo Tanuki Kouji

Saturday, February 16 at 1PM JST – TAITO STATION Sendai Nakakechou

Saturday, March 16 at 1PM JST – TAITO STATION Osaka Nihonbashi

Saturday, April 20 at 1PM JST – TAITO STATION Hiroshima Hondoori

Saturday, May 18 at 1PM JST – TAITO STATION Fukuoka Tenjin

Source: TAITO, 4Gamer

  • Little_Goten

    That is a badass poster.

  • http://www.facebook.com/alexander.peasley Alex Peasley

    I’m currently deployed overseas and Ustream is blocked for us here but is there a link if we still want to donate?

  • http://www.facebook.com/alexander.peasley Alex Peasley

    I’m currently deployed overseas and Ustream is blocked for us here but is there a link if we still want to donate

  • meowklaski

    Oooh! I wonder what equipment Taito will use to stream this time around. Will it be the baked potato or the sock?

  • http://www.facebook.com/cory.robbins.92 Cory Robbins

    Good shit on Daigo, always a pretty upstanding guy and internet snark aside i have always enjoyed his attitude in general.

  • DOATEC T.V

    4/20… yep…

    • George Carlos Pastor

      that explains the poster

  • Ciarán Plunkett

    HIS EYES.

    DAIGO SEES ALL.

    NONE OF YOU ARE SAFE.

  • Bobby E. Adams

    I just came here to say ‘DAT THUMBNAIL!”. Alright Im out

  • goraki

    what is the pswd?

  • Martini Whoelse

    I still haven’t seen the SF Anniv Japan qualifier matches :(

  • gioytsos

    thats the beast in his true form

  • gioytsos

    thats the beast in his true form

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_YV2437XOBMNL5UI3GR3PWIDHWY Rong

    Beast eyes~! 

  • gigantor21

    OH GOD DON’T KILL ME D:

  • Digital_Masta

    May 18th, I will be one of those 50 players at Taito Station in Fukuoka. I’ll most likely get bodied but I don’t care. Should be fun.

  • anthonygamer

    The fuckin channel is password protected? LOL BULLSHlT

  • BoozerX

     Daigo “Yakuza” Umehara.

  • Zonder88

    Those glowing red eyes, lol

  • Skinja

    When did Daigo turn into Akuma?

  • IrregularHunterX

    Evil Daigo?

  • xceliency

    this is cool, i always say we dont get to see daigo play enough.. this is 250 matches!!! XD

  • http://www.facebook.com/people/Juan-Aguilar-González/100001555456341 Juan Aguilar González

    Is that a poster for a charity event? Shit, it’s more like a satanic meet up. Anyway, it’s a pretty badass poster.

  • KubikiriTurkojin

    hes trying to upgrade to infiltration eyes.