Update: Evo Japan Adds 3 Side Tournaments For SAI

Tournament // News // By pets_torrefranca // 09 May 2017

Update: Evo Japan Adds 3 Side Tournaments For SAI

Three more titles were added as side tournaments in the upcoming EVO Japan test Tournament called SAI. This includes BlazBlue Central Fiction, Dead Or Alive 5 Last Round and a mini tournament for Soul Calibur 5. We have compiled the details for each game on the tables below.


Side Tournaments for SAI


The King Of Fighters XIV

Title: The King Of Fighters XIV

Format: individual competition double elimination format tournament

Date and Time: May 20 (Sat) 10: 00- (tournament start time/end expected time during the adjustment)

Location: Akihabara UDX GALLERY NEXT 4F (access)

  • No limit (pre-entry system)
  • Registration Deadline May 14.
  • No Entry Fee

Register on this LINK

BlazBlue Central Fiction

Date of Event: May 20, 2017 (Saturday) until qualifying finals will be held the same day 

Start Time: 10:00 AM scheduled (Temporary)


  • 1on1
  • double elimination
  • Game Settings: 99 seconds, two games lien system due to the VS MODE two rounds preoccupation set.
  • 'Duel Field' Stage is fixed.
  •  BGM is not limited.
  • The arcade stick is the preferred controller, but a brought-in controller can also be considered.

Register on this LINK

Dead or Alive 5 Last Round

Tournament Date: May 20, 2017 10:00


Deadline for Entries: May 13, 2017, at 23:59 PM

The winner will be sent to the upcoming Battle Royal 2017 finals in Pennsylvania in December 2017 all expenses paid.

Register on this LINK.

Soul Calibur 5 (Mini-Tournament)

Tournament Date: May 20, 2017 13:00

Location: UDX Gallery

Deadline for Entries:  May 13, 2017, 23:59 

Register on this LINK


The following information may change and updates by the organizers. The three main games for SAI are Tekken 7 FR which will award the winner with a PlayStation 4 version of' Tekken 7 Special Collector's Edition '(Harada producer autographed), Guilty Gear Xrd Rev 2, and Super Smash Bros for the Wii-U.  

Stay tuned for more gaming updates.

Source: EVOJapan, 4Gamer, ButtonMashers, ArcSystemWorks