The Tekken World Tour is a conglomeration between Bandai Namco and Twitch to produce an international Tekken 7
Tournament with over $200,000 worth of Prize Money. This event has been announced recently through a trailer which you can see below.
The Tekken World Tour is composed of several events composed of the following:
Master Events - Open bracket region-based tournaments that will give the player a chance to earn ranking points and cash prizes.
Challenger Events - Comprised of region-based local competitions that also awards cash prizes and ranking points that will reflect on the regional leaderboards.
Regionals - Championships held in the Americas, Europe, and Asia-Pacific. These are also region-locked tournaments in which the winner will walk away with the highest tier possible and with extra cash money
Online Evenets - Open brackets region-locked tournaments.
EVO Championship Series - A golden ticket to the 2017 Tekken World Finals
Tekken World Tour Finals - The big showdown between the world's best 16 Tekken players. This event will compose of the top 5 players from each region, 5 from the Americas, 5 from Europe, 5 from Asia-Pacific, and the EVO champion.
For tournament rules click on this LINK
The trailer also features the song "Now Its Personal from Kid Ink, check out the trailer below and stay tuned for more gaming news and updates.
"Tekken World Tour 2017 Trailer"
Source: TekkenWorldTour, BandaiNamco