PR: Aksys Games Presents Anime Ascension 2017

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Aksys Games

If you’ve wanted to join in on a fighting game tournament and will be in California next February here’s something for you. Aksys Games will be presenting Anime 2017 which features fighters that mostly have a bit of an anime theme. Here’s the press release from them.

Aksys Games and Fighting Gamers at UCI proudly present Anime Ascension 2017! Anime Ascension will be held February 18-19 at the University of California Irvine Student Center Ballroom C&D. Anime Ascension is a large format fighting game tournament event dedicated to providing the premiere anime fighting game experience. Rejoice as your favorite games are celebrated with large format tournament brackets and pot bonuses! Register here!

Check out the official site for more information!

Event Details

When: February 18-19 (Saturday and Sunday, 8am-10pm)
Where: University of California Irvine Pacific Ballroom C&D
Games: Guilty Gear Revelator, BlazBlue: Central Fiction, Under Night In-Birth Exe:Late, King Of Fighters 14, Dead or Alive 5 Last Round.
Pot Bonuses:  $5k for Arc System Works games.
Entrance Fees: $40 Venue fee plus $10 per main game entered. 
Early bird special $20 venue fee until 12/8/16!

Follow @aksysgames and @AllAksys on Twitter for more info!

About Aksys Games
Founded in 2006 in Torrance, California, Aksys Games Localization, Inc. is a localization studio and visionary video game publisher specializing in the Japanese-to-English translation of games and committed to publishing unique, multicultural, high-quality interactive content for all current-generation platforms with its talented staff. Its lineup of games includes Guilty Gear Xrd -SIGN- (Game Critics’ Awards Best of E3 2014 “Best Fighting Game” nomination), Zero Escape: Nine Hours, Nine Persons, Nine Doors (Winning “Best Story/Writing” Awards from IGN and Nintendo Power), Zero Escape: Virtue’s Last Reward (2012 GDC Awards “Best Story” Nominee), the acclaimed BlazBlue fighting game series such as BlazBlue Chrono Phantasma, and Muramasa Rebirth. More information about Aksys Games and its products can be found on the company’s website,

If you’re interested you can follow the link here to register for the event. You can also take a look at the Anime Ascension site.

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