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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
DATE EVENT/TOWN COUNTRY WINNER
Sep 22 GameStop Expo COPENHAGEN
Sep 24 ComicCon Copenhagen DENMARK

 

OCTOBER
DATE EVENT/TOWN COUNTRY WINNER
Oct 15 Torp Köpcencentrum, Uddevalla SWEDEN
Oct 16 Etage Överby, Trollhättan SWEDEN
Oct 22 Erikslund Shopping Center, Västerås SWEDEN
Oct 23 Marieberg Galleria, Örebro SWEDEN
Oct 29 – 30 Emporia, Malmö SWEDEN

 

NOVEMBER
DATE EVENT/TOWN COUNTRY WINNER
Nov 04 – 06 DigiExpo, Helsinki FINLAND
Nov 04 – 06 ComicCon Stockholm SWEDEN
Nov 05 Allum, Partille SWEDEN
Nov 06 Grand Samarkand, Växjö SWEDEN
Nov 11 Stovner Senter, Oslo NORWAY
Nov 11 – 13 SpillExpo, Lillestrom NORWAY
Nov 12 Buskerud Storcenter, Krokstadelva NORWAY
Nov 13 Frölunda Torg, Västra Frölunda SWEDEN
Nov 18 Herkules, Skien NORWAY
Nov 19 Vinterbro Senter, Vinterbro NORWAY
Nov 20 Nordby Shopping, Nordby SWEDEN
Nov 24 – 27 Dreamhack Winter, Jönköping SWEDEN
Nov 25 Liertoppen Kjopesenter, Lierskogen NORWAY
Nov 26 Jessheim Storsenter, Jessheim NORWAY
Nov 27 Mitt i City, Karlstad SWEDEN

 

DECEMBER
DATE EVENT/TOWN COUNTRY WINNER
Dic 02 Amager Center, Copenhagen DENMARK
Dic 03 Vestsjallands Centret, Slagelse DENMARK
Dic 04 City Vest, Brabrand DENMARK
Dic 09 Eurostop, Halmstad SWEDEN
Dic 10 Center Syd, Löddeköpinge SWEDEN
Dic 11 A6 Center, Jönköping SWEDEN
Dic 17 Heron City, Stockholm SWEDEN
Dic 18 Sollentuna Centrum, Sollentuna SWEDEN

 

EARLY 2017
DATE EVENT/TOWN COUNTRY WINNER
Jan 15 – 17 DesuCon Frostbite, Lahti FINLAND
DATE TBD House of Nerds, Oslo NORWAY
DATE TBD FGC Copenhagen, Copenhagen DENMARK
DATE TBD Malmö E-sports Center, Malmö SWEDEN
DATE TBD Fem!Fight, Stockholm SWEDEN

 

GAME LAUNCH
DATE EVENT/TOWN COUNTRY NORDIC WINNER
Game Launch NORDIC FINALS ONLINE

 


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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