Get ready for Toryuken 6–Toronto’s Capcom Pro Tour Ranking event–this weekend

By on May 18, 2017 at 10:00 am
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The competition will be fierce in Toronto’s own annual major fighting game event!

This weekend–from May 19th to 21st–Toronto will be rocked by their annual FGC major: Toryuken! As a Capcom Pro Tour Ranking event, Toryuken will draw in hardened competitors from around the globe for Street Fighter V, and for the variety of other tournaments, as well–including the majors debut of Injustice 2!

Featured tournaments:

  • Street Fighter V
  • Injustice 2
  • Guilty Gear Xrd REV 2 [demo version]
  • BlazBlue: Central Fiction
  • The King of Fighters XIV
  • Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3
  • Mortal Kombat XL
  • Super Street Fighter II Turbo

Side events:

  • Ultra Street Fighter IV
  • Garou: Mark of the Wolves
  • Street Fighter Alpha 2
  • Street Fighter V (teams)
  • Guilty Gear Xrd REV 2 [demo version] (teams)

As you can see above, there’s a lot going on at Toryuken 6! Notable players expected to travel in to the event include Echo Fox|Justin Wong, EG|Ricki Ortiz, RB.CYG BST|Snake Eyez, OG|Shine, Flash, EG|K-Brad, Splyce|FChamp, and UVG|Noel Brown, among others. Naturally the top local players will be in attendance, such as Chi-Rithy, SJ, Italdan, Shane Walker, STDxBlitzman, Snafoo, OCV L.E.S., Honeybee, Biohazard, Hayatei, and more.

The event will be streamed by TorontoTopTiers on both a main and a secondary Twitch channel; the stream schedule can be viewed here.

More information can be found on the TorontoTopTiers Facebook page, the Toryuken page, or on smash.gg.

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Sources: TORYUKEN; smash.gg

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