TOKYO GAME SHOW 2018 – Announcements & Updates

tokyo game show 2018, tgs 2018

Japan’s largest video game conference will take the gaming world by storm. With 366 exhibiting companies and 2166 booths, TGS 2018 is definitely breaking records.

Don’t miss the latest and biggest offerings that will quench your thirst for an ultimate gaming experience.



e-Sports X Event Outline

Dates September 20 (Thursday) and 23 (Sunday)
Place Makuhari Messe Hall 11
Organizer Japan esports Union (JeSU)
Platinum supporter Sony Interactive Entertainment LLC (SIE)
Official supplier (Gold) [Gaming peripherals] HyperX
Official supplier (Silver) [Monitors] BenQ Japan
[Gaming furniture] DXRacer


Competition Titles, Details, and Schedules (Announcement Round 1)

September 22 (Saturday) [BLUE STAGE]

Call of Duty: WWII

< Call of Duty: WWII Pro Tournament Grand Final >

The two winning teams of the league match will play off to decide Japan’s top team. The winner of the match will have an honor of the strongest professional team and receive a prize of eight million yen. The final contest of CoD: WWII Pro Tournament is now attracting ever larger attention of all gamers in the world. You can expect the top-level bruising battle by professional teams. Don’t miss it!

◼Event Management: Sony Interactive Entertainment Inc.

September 23 (Sunday) [BLUE STAGE]

Tekken 7 (provisional name)

The tournament match of Tekken will be held. The certified professional players are invited to play in it.

◼Event Management: BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc.

Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition

The total amount of prize is 10 million yen! The premier competition of “CAPCOM Pro Tour” will be held in TGS and the world’s finest players spark off each other. This premier competition is definitely worth a watch as the ladder to the top of both Japan and the world. You can’t miss it!

◼Event Management: Capcom


Winning Eleven 2019 < Winning Eleven 2019 TGS Cup> (provisional name)

Winning Eleven 2019 TGS Cup is the first official competition for CO-OP 3v3 match using Winning Eleven 2019 and winners of the preliminaries will participate in the final tournament. The champion team will qualify for an international match overseas as Japan’s national squad. Moreover, the special events like exhibition match for TGS are scheduled.

◼Event Management: KONAMI

We are happy to announce that the re-branded #1 Japanese and Asian games importer (Oh! That’s us!) will be taking part and showing off our new assets. Feel free to join us there by visiting us at Hall 9 / Stand B33 on September 20-23, 2018.

Check out our coverage here during the Tokyo Game Show 2018!


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