Konami Amusement Co., Ltd. will hold The 6th KONAMI Arcade Championship ("The 6th KAC"), the tournament to decide the ultimate arcade game player, at amusement facilities nationwide and selected regions in Asia and North America*1.
The KONAMI Arcade Championship has been held annually since 2011 as an official tournament using popular KONAMI arcade titles. The titles featured at The 6th KAC will include highly popular online mah-jong games in the MAH-JONG FIGHT CLUB series, as well as games in BEMANI's beatmania IIDX series.
A series of playoff rounds will begin on Thursday, December 1st, 2016, and the top players from those rounds will gather to compete in the final rounds at JAEPO 2017*2 (the Japan Amusement Expo 2017, an arcade game exposition held from Saturday, February 11th to Sunday, February 12th, 2017).
Konami Amusement hopes that The 6th KAC will serve as an opportunity for many new players to experience the fun and excitement of KONAMI titles in a variety of ways.
The 6th KAC official website: http://p.eagate.573.jp/game/kac6th/
|MAH-JONG FIGHT CLUB||GITADORA GuitarFreaks|
|beatmania IIDX||GITADORA DrumMania|
|REFLEC BEAT||Quiz Magic Academy|
- *1 Only some of the above titles will be included in Asia and North America.
- *2 Japan Amusement Expo 2017 is an arcade game exposition event scheduled to be held at Makuhari Messe (Chiba) on Feb. 10 (Fri), Feb. 11 (Sat) and Feb. 12 (Sun) 2017. In addition to displaying all manner of new arcade game cabinets soon to be playable at amusement centers, etc., the event features various stage events and tournaments. Japan Amusement Expo 2017 official website: www.jaepo.jp/
- *3 Other titles may be added.