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Nordic Tekken Tour kicks off Sept 24th thru early 2017 – View trailer, schedule, rules & FAQ

TEKKEN 7 will be released early 2017, but starting already on September 24 you get the chance to play and compete on TEKKEN 7 on PlayStation 4 on one of the 30+ stops across the Nordics. Together with PlayStation Plus, the Tekken 7 Nordic Tour is bringing TEKKEN 7 on PlayStation 4 to more than 35 destinations in Sweden, Denmark, Norway and Finland, starting at ComicCon Copenhagen on Sep 24 and ending beginning of 2017. Come challenge your friends in a couple of casual fights & get some free TEKKEN 7 loot, or participate in the TEKKEN 7 Tournament on each tour stop where the winner will receive TEKKEN 7 on PS4 when the game is released as well as a place in the Nordic Online finals.

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WHAT IS THE TEKKEN 7 NORDIC TOUR?

It’s the opportunity to play TEKKEN 7 at a location close to you, as the game will be brought to more than 35 different locations from September to beginning of 2017! Scroll down this page to see all tour dates and location, as well as the winners from each tour stop!

ARE THERE TEKKEN 7 CONTESTS AS WELL?

Yes! Each tour stop will have its own tournament, and you simply go there and register on location! The winner on each tour stop will receive TEKKEN 7 on PlayStation 4 as well as a place in the PlayStation 4 Nordic Online Finals which takes place shortly after the game is launched in 2017, where all tour stop winners will battle it out to decide who the best TEKKEN 7 player in the Nordics is. The winner will receive an exclusive trip for two to Las Vegas in 2017, to attend the largest fighting championship in the world – EVO Championship Series!

WHAT IF I DON’T WANT TO COMPETE?

Then you can just visit a tour stop, have fun and try the game yourself or beat your friends in a couple of casual fights! If you try the game and register with Bandai Namco on location, you also get a free TEKKEN Card Tournament card pack!

HOW DO I GET THAT COOL TEKKEN 7 TOUR T-SHIRT?

The exclusive Tour T-shirt can only be claimed by pre-ordering TEKKEN 7 on PlayStation 4 at the GameStop store closest to each tour stop, on the specific days of the tour stop. So try the game, go to GameStop and place the pre-order, and the T-shirt is yours! Be aware that the supply is limited, and make sure to visit the GameStop website for information on when & where the T-shirts can be claimed (page to be live soon, please check back).

WHAT FORMAT IS THE TOUR STOP TOURNAMENTS PLAYED ON?

PlayStation 4

DO I NEED SOMETHING TO JOIN THE TOURNAMENTS ON THE TOUR STOPS?

No, nothing is needed to join and registrations are made on each location. Everyone is welcome to join, and participants will most likely be a mix of new players and experienced players.

CAN I BRING AND USE MY CONTROLLERS, SUCH AS ARCADE STICKS, ON THE TOUR STOPS TOURNAMENTS?

This is pending on setup for each tour stop. Most often this will be OK, but please check with the staff on each tour stop in advance. Sometimes security issues prevents from using external controllers.

For more detailed questions and answers, please check HERE.

For checking the legal disclaimers for this tour, please check HERE.

TOUR DATES, LOCATIONS & WINNERS

SEPTEMBER
DATEEVENT/TOWNCOUNTRYWINNER
Sep 22GameStop ExpoCOPENHAGEN
Sep 24ComicCon CopenhagenDENMARK

 

OCTOBER
DATEEVENT/TOWNCOUNTRYWINNER
Oct 15Torp Köpcencentrum, UddevallaSWEDEN
Oct 16Etage Överby, TrollhättanSWEDEN
Oct 22Erikslund Shopping Center, VästeråsSWEDEN
Oct 23Marieberg Galleria, ÖrebroSWEDEN
Oct 29 – 30Emporia, MalmöSWEDEN

 

NOVEMBER
DATEEVENT/TOWNCOUNTRYWINNER
Nov 04 – 06DigiExpo, HelsinkiFINLAND
Nov 04 – 06ComicCon StockholmSWEDEN
Nov 05Allum, PartilleSWEDEN
Nov 06Grand Samarkand, VäxjöSWEDEN
Nov 11Stovner Senter, OsloNORWAY
Nov 11 – 13SpillExpo, LillestromNORWAY
Nov 12Buskerud Storcenter, KrokstadelvaNORWAY
Nov 13Frölunda Torg, Västra FrölundaSWEDEN
Nov 18Herkules, SkienNORWAY
Nov 19Vinterbro Senter, VinterbroNORWAY
Nov 20Nordby Shopping, NordbySWEDEN
Nov 24 – 27Dreamhack Winter, JönköpingSWEDEN
Nov 25Liertoppen Kjopesenter, LierskogenNORWAY
Nov 26Jessheim Storsenter, JessheimNORWAY
Nov 27Mitt i City, KarlstadSWEDEN

 

DECEMBER
DATEEVENT/TOWNCOUNTRYWINNER
Dic 02Amager Center, CopenhagenDENMARK
Dic 03Vestsjallands Centret, SlagelseDENMARK
Dic 04City Vest, BrabrandDENMARK
Dic 09Eurostop, HalmstadSWEDEN
Dic 10Center Syd, LöddeköpingeSWEDEN
Dic 11A6 Center, JönköpingSWEDEN
Dic 17Heron City, StockholmSWEDEN
Dic 18Sollentuna Centrum, SollentunaSWEDEN

 

EARLY 2017
DATEEVENT/TOWNCOUNTRYWINNER
Jan 15 – 17DesuCon Frostbite, LahtiFINLAND
DATE TBDHouse of Nerds, OsloNORWAY
DATE TBDFGC Copenhagen, CopenhagenDENMARK
DATE TBDMalmö E-sports Center, MalmöSWEDEN
DATE TBDFem!Fight, StockholmSWEDEN

 

GAME LAUNCH
DATEEVENT/TOWNCOUNTRYNORDIC WINNER
Game LaunchNORDIC FINALSONLINE

 

Aziz Peregrino-Brimah aka Zee the CEO | Founder / Editor-in-chief of TekkenGamer | Gaming has been a passion of Zee's since the early days of Atari and ColecoVision. His first experience with Tekken was in the early 90's, and it was Tekken 3 that sealed the deal. True story... As a teenager Zee once received his Winn-Dixie paycheck and spent it all at the arcade the same day. Needless to say, his mother wasn't pleased.

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