Square Enix partners with Amazon to host a Dissidia Final Fantasy NT Fantasy Finals tournament this January

By on January 3, 2018 at 10:00 am

With the game’s release less than a month away, Square Enix has announced that they are partnering with Amazon to host a Dissidia Final Fantasy NT Fantasy Finals Tournament later in January. The Dissidia Final Fantasy NT Finals Tournament will take place on January 17th; the event is set to see teams made up of “some of the world’s top fighting game streamers” compete in the game before its wide release.

As part of this, they’ve also announced that players who pre-order Dissidia Final Fantasy NT from Amazon will receive a special code that can be entered at the official website, and will allow them to try to predict the outcome of the tournament for a chance to win prizes. This is on top of the Amazon-exclusive Cloud Strife “Nail Bat” weapon DLC.

Prizes include a Dissidia Final Fantasy NT arcade cabinet, on top other prizes including plush toys, headsets, and more. Learn more about these — and the tournament itself — in the trailer below.

For those interested, the teams and players competing at the event are as follows:

  • Balamb Moogles
    • Peter “FGC Flash” Susini
    • Keenan “Kizzie Kay” Kizzie
  • Kaiba Boys
    • Evil Genuises|Kenneth “KBrad” Bradley
    • Evil Genuises|Christopher “NYChrisG” Gonzales
    • Steve “Tasty Steve” Scott
  • Team Terminus
    • Alex “TenTanMan” Mills
    • Danny “DangleDoo69” Koudouzian
    • Rosie “dbratt1O1” Hughes
  • The Name’s Bartz
    • MTG|Andre “Leif_3GHP” Brunson
    • Carlos “Angrybananas” Lopez
    • David “FGC Qiom” Mejia
  • Marvel is Animé
    • Jona “JonaKim” Kim
    • Manuel “Mannyfr3sh” Castillo
    • Julian “BeautifulDudeGG” Franco
  • Pick Up Group
    • Dante “Swordsman09” Phimmasone
    • Thomas “TKRotom” Remkus
    • Elenah “Infiniteehart” Han
  • Team Excalipoor
    • No1Alex
    • Michael “MrHappy1227” Poveromo
    • Blake “Slackaholicus” Cory
  • Goons
    • Team Solo Mid|Gonzalo “Zero” Barrios
    • Mason “Legenday Olive” Hanna
    • NRG|Nairoby “Nairo” Quezada

Dissidia Final Fantasy NT releases on PlayStation 4 on January 11 in Japan, followed by the the West on January 30.

Source: Dissidia Final Fantasy NT Finals

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