The Backyard (BKYD) is bringing anime action to Virginia this weekend: August 26-27, 2017

By on August 25, 2017 at 6:00 pm
Backyard BKYD 2017 banner

If you’re in Virginia this weekend — or want to catch some anime fighting game action on stream — you’ll want to check out The Backyard tournament at The Forge in Henrico, VA, brought to you by Mr. Ursine, PapaLeo, and Momo from the Richmond, VA crew. Strong fighters from North Carolina all the way up to New York will be converging on BKYD for some serious anime (and also Tekken 7) competition.

This event is part of the Burst League. You can find more information on The Backyard’s Facebook event page and To watch the battles on stream, check out and

Featured games:

  • Guilty Gear Xrd REV 2
  • BlazBlue: Central Fiction
  • Under Night In-Birth Exe:Late[st]
  • Tekken 7

Source: The Backyard Editor-in-Chief. Street Fighterin' since there was only a "II" in the title.