CEO 2018 is the first stop on the Dragon Ball FighterZ World Tour; Additional tournament plans & locations revealed

By on June 22, 2018 at 9:30 am
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We already knew Bandai Namco was kicking off a new Dragon Ball FighterZ World Tour circuit at CEO 2018 that would see competition in DBFZ at various locations over 2018 and 2019; along with a new trailer, new details have arrived about this new tournament series!

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From the press release:

The tournament was created in partnership with Twitch which is the exclusive livestreaming service for DRAGON BALL FighterZ World Tour and the managing partner for league operations, circuit events, and content on a global scale.

The inaugural stop for the DRAGON BALL FighterZ World Tour will begin at the CEO Fighting Game Championships taking place from June 29th to July 1st in Daytona Beach, Florida. Living up to its billing as a worldwide tournament, the DRAGON BALL FighterZ World Tour will feature “Saga Event” stopsincluding: Ultimate Fighting Arena (France), Thunderstruck (Mexico), Southeast Asia Major (Singapore), VS Fighting (United Kingdom), and CEO Fighting Game Championships (USA). Fans can catch all the action live on the World Tour’s official Twitch channel: twitch.tv/dragonballfighterz. For more information on the entire DRAGON BALL FighterZ World Tour, please visit the tour’s official website at: http://dbfzworldtour.com

DRAGON BALL FighterZ is a massive international success and fans around the world have been clamoring for an official tournament series built around the game,” said Eric Hartness, Vice President of Marketing, BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc. “With the DRAGON BALL FighterZ World Tour, BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment and Twitch are doubling down to create an epic worldwide tournament series of Super Saiyan God Super Saiyan proportions. We can’t wait to see the epic battles that will surely emerge from our highly skilled DRAGON BALL FighterZ global player pool.”

DRAGON BALL FighterZ World Tour tournaments will be held throughout 2018 in the countries listed above. The tournaments will culminate at a DRAGON BALL FighterZ World Tour Finals event to be held in January 2019. More details about the finals event will emerge later.

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Source: Bandai Namco [press release]

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