UPDATE – An additional exhibition match was revealed today by Mad Catz’ own Mark “MarkMan” Julio. The longstanding rivalry between Team Mad Catz’ Daigo Umehara and Alex Valle of Level|Up Series will be reignited with a special headlining match, presumably in Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition ver. 2012. A brand new poster highlighting these three exciting show matches has been included below.
Gaming peripheral maker Mad Catz will be hosting a special event next week just before PAX East 2013: Mad Catz Unveiled. Below you can watch the promotional trailer for the event, featuring some of the stars of the competitive team who will be attending.
Mad Catz Unveiled is an exclusive event taking place on Thursday, March 21, the day before PAX East, at the nightclub Guilty in Boston, Massachusetts. At the venue, you’ll be able to meet some of the players who are part of Team Mad Catz, the gaming and cosplay Ladies of LT3, industry insiders and more.
When: Thursday, March 21, 2013
Where: Guilt – 275 Tremont St., Boston, MA 02116
Time: 9:00pm – 12:00am
Team Mad Catz
Daigo “The Beast” Umehara
Hajime “Tokido” Tanaguchi
Kenryo “Mago 2DGOD” Hayashi
Marie-Laure “Kayane” Norindr
Zhi Liang “Zhieeep” Chew (Desperation Move)
Ryan “Prodigal Son” Hart
Rickard “SortOf” Bergman
Less Than 3 (LT3)
Kat “Mystik” Gunn
Linda “Vampy Bit Me” Le
IFC YipeS (VxG Elite)
At Mad Catz Unveiled, you’ll be able to see exhibition matches between some of the best players in fighting games. Some of the matches to be featured included Tokido vs. IFC YipeS in Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 and Ryan Hart vs. Mago in Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition ver. 2012. Beyond fighting games, Mad Catz Unveiled will have a world-exclusive hands-on preview of Halo 4 multiplayer downloadable content, as well as previews of other titles.
While tickets for Mad Catz Unveiled are virtually sold out, you can still enter for a chance to win a ticket by liking Mad Catz on Facebook.