The CONQUEST continues!
This weekend will see two qualifier events in two different cities in the RED BULL CONQUEST circuit: both New York, NY and Nashville, TN will be hosts to the action on Saturday, July 7th. Competitors will clash in Street Fighter V, Guilty Gear Xrd REV 2, and Tekken 7 to earn the coveted qualifying spots for the National Finals in Washington, D.C. in November. From the press release:
As home to two of the strongest fighting game communities in the country, fighting game fans won’t want to miss this weekend’s action! New York has cultivated one of the most thriving and diverse fighting game communities in the country, with players such as Dieminion, a strong Street Fighter who competes internationally every year, and FightingGM, a Guiness World Record holder for most TEKKEN championships, competing this Saturday in the Big Apple. Additionally, the Tennessee qualifier will see players like prominent TEKKEN 7 player Lil Majin and up-and-coming Street Fighter player and Clutch 2018 winner Splash. World class Tekken competitor Hoa “Anakin” Luu will be also be making an appearance to check out the South’s fresh talent.
A solid crew of FGC illuminaries will be dishing out insider secrets and competitor strategies as players compete to prove their skills, with FGC notables Persia and Yipes hosting the New York City qualifier, while hosts Vicious and Tasty Steve share insights on the South’s FGC in Nashville.
Want to watch the fights? Streaming information is as follows:
New York City Red Bull Conquest Qualifier: Saturday, July 7
Schedule: 1:00 PM ET Start Time | Estimated Top 4 start 6:00 PM ET
Nashville Red Bull Conquest Qualifier: Saturday, July 7
Schedule: 3:00 PM CT Start Time | Estimated Top 4 start 7:00 PM CT
Be sure to tune in!
Source: Red Bull Esports [press release]