Anime Ascension Tournament Winners Announced
With the latest installment of Anime Ascension in the books, we here at Aksys Games just wanted to thank everyone who showed up to compete, play casual matches, or tune into the streams this year. Without our fans, we literally wouldn’t exist.
Also we wanted to take the time to acknowledge the Top 8 finishers in the main tournament games. Congratulations to all.
Guilty Gear Xrd REV2
2 (UYU|Kizzie Kay)
4 ([email protected]|ZotBuster ZotBuster)
5 (Kid Viper)
Dragon Ball FighterZ
BlazBlue: Central Fiction
Under Night In-Birth Exe:Late[st]
5 (guillotine gorilla)
7 (DARK FLAME MASTER)
And finally, special thanks to the following folks for making the magic happen and for imposing order on the chaos that always accompanies even the best planned events:
Fighting Game Club at UC Irvine (@fgcuci ) for running the brackets, setting up the venue and otherwise doing the heavy lifting.
Level Up Series (@leveluplive) for hosting and running the main stream
Esports Arena (@esportsarena ) for providing monitors and other equipment
Red Bull Esports (@redbullesports ) for material support
Arc System Works (@ArcSystemWorksU) for providing the BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle demo
Eric “Numakie” Gutierrez (@Numakie) for running and streaming the side tournaments.
Once again, thanks to everyone who helped make Anime Ascension 2018 a success!
About Aksys Games
Founded in 2006 in Torrance, California, Aksys Games Localization, Inc. is a visionary video game publisher committed to publishing unique and high-quality interactive content for all current-generation platforms. Its lineup of games includes the critically acclaimed Zero Escape series (Nine Hours, Nine Persons, Nine Doors, Virtue’s Last Reward, Zero Time Dilemma) as well as the wildly successful BlazBlue and Guilty Gear franchises. More information about Aksys Games and its unique products can be found on the company’s website, www.aksysgames.com.