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SEGA Co., Ltd. Audience event held at Sega headquarters on Sunday, December 17th! ! Sega official professional tournament “Puyo Puyo Grand Prix 2024 1st” Internet live streaming information released!

Sega Co
An audience will be held at Sega headquarters on Sunday, December 17th! ! Sega official professional tournament “Puyo Puyo Grand Prix 2024 1st” Internet live streaming information released!
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SEGA Co., Ltd. will hold an event on Sunday, December 17, 2023 at the SEGA SAMMY Group Headquarters (Shinagawa, Tokyo) regarding the competitive action puzzle game “Puyo Puyo” series, which is a Japan eSports Pro License certified title. We have released the internet distribution information for Sega’s official professional tournament “Puyo Puyo Grand Prix 2024 1st”.
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“Puyo Puyo Grand Prix” is a new Sega official professional tournament with regulations changed from “Puyo Puyo Championship”.
This tournament is a prize money tournament for professional players who hold e-sports professional licenses for the “Puyo Puyo” series. A total of 32 participating players were divided into 8 groups, and a league match was held for each group, with the first place player from each group advancing to the finals. A double-elimination tournament will be held among all 8 players who made it through the preliminary rounds to determine the winner. The winning player will receive a prize of 1 million yen.
This tournament will feature Yurika Tachibana as the MC, and ALF and momoken as live commentators.
Please watch in real time and support the participating players. [Program viewing URL]
YouTube Live: https://youtube.com/live/r7-riwGnMF8
X (old Twitter): https://twitter.com/puyopuyo20th
*You can watch from the post from the above “Puyo Puyo” Official X (formerly Twitter) that will be made at the broadcast time.
“Puyo Puyo” Tournament Overview
[Tournament name]
Sega Official Professional Tournament “Puyo Puyo Grand Prix 2024 1st” [Date and time]
Sunday, December 17, 2023 Program scheduled to start from 15:30 【venue】
Sega Head Office 11F LIGHTHOUSE
LIGHTHOUSE 11F Sumitomo Fudosan Osaki Garden Tower 1-1-1
Nishi-Shinagawa, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo 141-0033
[Tournament format]
Qualifying: All 32 players will be divided into 8 groups and a league match will be held for each group. Rankings are determined by the number of wins, and the first place player in each group advances to the finals.
Victory condition: first to five
Finals: A double-elimination tournament will be held among all 8 players who made it through the preliminary round.
Victory condition: First to get 10
[Award]
Winner: 1 million yen / Runner-up: 300,000 yen / Top 4: 100,000 yen 【Performer】
■Tournament MC
Yurika Tachibana
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[Live commentator]
■ALF
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■momoken
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[Participating professional players (total 32 players)]
Isana, MGR, oka, Kumachomu, Zairo, SAKI, Shiyota, Setanagi, Titan, Charumera, Tema, delta, Tom, Tomo-kun, Nashi, Rook Chu, Piponia, fron, Hee Yomaha, Pepepeman, Macky, MATTYAN, Muu, Meisetsu, meta, Yamatake Pro, Yodasouma, Ricky, live, Rain, reoru, Waffle
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For this tournament, we will have seats available for the tournament at “LIGHTHOUSE” on the 11th floor of Sega Headquarters.
It is available to those who apply on the “Puyo Puyo Camp” viewing recruitment page. Please come and support the professional Puyo Puyo players.
SEGA official professional tournament “Puyo Puyo Grand Prix 2024 1st” recruitment entry page
https://puyo-camp.jp/events/13943
Reception period: December 5, 2023 (Tuesday) to December 14, 2023 (Thursday) 23:59
About the seats for Sega’s official professional tournament “Puyo Puyo Grand Prix 2024 1st”
[Event time (planned)]
Reception start time 14:30
Program start time: 15:30
Tournament start time 15:45 *Viewing is only for the final tournament Tournament scheduled to end at 21:00
*If the reception start time on the day is earlier or later, We will inform you on @EsportsSega (https://twitter.com/EsportsSega). [Reception location]
Sega Head Office 1F Entrance Hall
LIGHTHOUSE 11F Sumitomo Fudosan Osaki Garden Tower 1-1-1
Nishi-Shinagawa, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo 141-0033
【Notes】
・Please follow the instructions of the staff on the day of your visit. If you are unable to follow instructions, you may be asked to leave. ・If more customers than expected register, a lottery may be held. ・There are no age restrictions for admission, but we do not allow children under elementary school age to view the event. Please be sure to be accompanied by a guardian over the age of 18. If you are a minor, please obtain permission from your guardian before visiting. ・If you have not registered on the Puyo Puyo Camp viewing recruitment page, you will not be able to enter even if you arrive on the day. ・The video of this tournament will be broadcast live on the internet. In addition, photos and videos may be published through distribution or promotional activities due to coverage by our company or the media. Please note.
-What is “Puyo Puyo”?-
The “Puyo Puyo” series is a nationally popular falling object action puzzle game that has been loved for over 30 years since its release. In 1991, the first version of Puyo Puyo was released on the MSX2 and Famicom Disk System versions, and in 1992, Sega released the arcade and Mega Drive versions. It became an explosive hit due to its simple and easy-to-understand game system, cute characters, and gameplay that introduced a competitive format for the first time in a falling object action puzzle game. Since then, it has been released as a standard action puzzle game on various game consoles, mobile phones, and smartphones, and continues to be played by a wide range of people regardless of age. In March 2018, it became an official title of JeSU (Japan E-Sports Union), and professional players have also been born. The e-sports scene is also booming, and many competitions are currently being held.
-What is “esports”-
“Esports” is an abbreviation for “electronic sports,” and in a broad sense, it refers to entertainment, competitions, and sports in general that use electronic devices. The name used when considering it as a competition.
【Product Info】
Product name: Puyo Puyo e-sports
Compatible models: PlayStation(R)4/Nintendo Switch(TM)
release date :
Package version: Now on sale (released on Thursday, June 27, 2019) Download version: Currently being distributed (delivered on October 25, 2018) Suggested retail price :
Package version: 1,990 yen (2,189 yen including tax)
Download version: 1,851 yen (2,036 yen including tax)
Genre: Action puzzle
Number of players: 1 to 4 people
Release and sales: SEGA Co., Ltd.
CERO notation: Class A (for all ages)
Copyright notice: (C)SEGA
Official website: https://puyo.sega.jp/PuyoPuyo_eSports/
Official X (old Twitter): https://twitter.com/puyopuyo20th
*Arcade version “Puyo Puyo eSports Arcade” is also in operation. https://puyo-esports-ac.sega.jp/
Product name: Puyo Puyo Champions / Puyo Puyo eSports
Compatible models: Steam
Release date: Currently being distributed (delivered on Wednesday, May 8, 2019) Suggested retail price: 1,019 yen (1,100 yen including tax)
Genre: Action puzzle
Number of players: 1 to 4 people
Release and sales: SEGA Co., Ltd.
CERO notation: Class A (for all ages)
Copyright notice: (C)SEGA
Official site :
https://puyo.sega.jp/PuyoPuyo_eSports/
https://puyo.sega.com/champions/ (*Western version official website) Sales page:
https://store.steampowered.com/app/971620/
*The PC version includes language texts in Japanese, English, French, German, Spanish, Korean, Traditional Chinese, and Simplified Chinese. In addition, the voice can be switched between English and Japanese as an option.
*For the required specifications for the PC version, please check the product introduction page on Steam.
■Company names and product names listed are registered trademarks or trademarks of each company.
More details about this release:
https://prtimes.jp/main/html/rd/p/000005512.000005397.html



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