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Capcom Pro Tour 2015 Early Details Announced

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    Capcom have announced the initial details of their Capcom Pro Tour 2015 fighting game series. The main game of the tour will once again be Ultra Street Fighter IV, and instead of 16 spots the number of players is being increased to 32.

     

    Here’s the list of tournaments that will contribute toward player rankings in the Capcom Pro Tour this year:

     

    North America

    • i. Final Round – Atlanta, GA, USA
    • ii. NorCal Regionals – Sacramento, CA, USA
    • iii. SoCal Regionals – Orange, CA, USA
    • iv. Community Effort Orlando – Orlando, FL, USA

     

    Europe

    • i. Hypespotting 4 – Scotland, UK
    • ii. Stunfest – Rennes, France
    • iii. Milan Games Week – Milan, Italy
    • iv. Dreamhack Winter – Jönköping, Sweden

     

    Asia

    • i.South East Asia Major – Bangkok, Thailand
    • ii. Mad Catz Tokyo Game Show – Tokyo, Japan
    • iii. Capcom Pro Tour Asia Finals – Singapore
    • iv. TBD Japan Tournament

     

    Wild Card

    • i. Evolution – Las Vegas, NV, USA
    • ii. Canada Cup – Canada
    • iii. Brazil Game Show – Sao Paulo, Brazil
    • iv. KO Fighting Game Festival – Kuwait

     

    The festivities will kick off with the Final Round tournament on March 20th, and you can find a full schedule over at Capcom Unity. Capcom say that, with Sony’s help, they’ve increased the total prize pool to $500,000. Details on that front can be found over at the Capcom Unity blog as well.

    Ishaan Sahdev
    Ishaan specializes in game design/sales analysis. He's the former managing editor of Siliconera and a contributing writer at GamesIndustry.biz. He also used to moonlight as a professional manga editor. These days, his day job has nothing to do with games, but the two inform each other nonetheless.

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