Probably never thought you’d live to see Justin Wong playing a Power Ranger mobile fighter, did you?
Amazon’s Mobile Masters esports tournament is kicking off this weekend, where the world’s top Power Rangers: Legacy Wars players are competing for a $20,000 prize. But before a winner gets crowned in Seattle, a gauntlet has been thrown down: a group of Street Fighter pros have been challenged to an exhibition against Power Rangers: Legacy Wars players to see if their 2D fundamentals translate to Mobile Devices.
Team Street Fighter is…
▪ Justin Wong – Seven-time Evo World Champion
▪ Filipino Champ (Ryan Ramirez) – 2012 Evo World Champion
▪ Marn (Martin Phan) – Tatsunoko vs. Capcom Evo Champion
and their opponents on Team Power Rangers are…
▪ Peter Sudarso – Current Power Rangers cast member and top 20 finisher in the Power Rangers Legacy Wars Anniversary Tournament
▪ Jonathan Snow – Hyper RPG Tournament Champion and Runner-Up in Mobile Masters 2017 for Power Rangers: Legacy Wars
▪ DTPNIGHT7 (Aaron Zollicoffer) – Top 8 in Mobile Masters 2017 for Power Rangers: Legacy Wars
Here’s a quick rundown of nWay’s Power Rangers: Legacy Wars Mobile Masters takeover:
- Tournament runs from 2 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 23 .
- Exhibition match will take place right before the final tournament match
- Total for entire Mobile Masters tournament: $100,000
- Amount allotted to Legacy Wars: $20,000
Exhibition match format:
- Three vs. three in a best of seven format
Where to watch:
Source: [press release]