First-ever SOULCALIBUR World Invitational Tournament Announced
28 August 2019
Following the success of the TEKKEN 7 and DRAGON BALL FighterZ competitions, BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment is proud to announce a new esports tournament built around its famous melee weapons-based fighting game – the SOULCALIBUR™ World Invitational.
On November 2, 2019, the HyperX Esports Arena at The Luxor Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada will become the epicenter of the SOULCALIBUR universe where seven of the best SOULCALIBUR VI players from around the globe are invited to gather for the decisive tournament that will crown the SOULCALIBUR World Invitational Champion. Additionally, one SOULCALIBUR VI player may rise from a pool of 128 players to join the chosen seven by participating in the SOULCALIBUR World Invitational Last Chance Qualifier event which will also be held at the HyperX Esports Arena on November 2, 2019.
SOULCALIBUR fans who would like to be part of the action can purchase event tickets to attend the SOULCALIBUR World Invitational on Smash.gg starting August 29, 2019 at 1:00am CEST.
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