News

Jan 26 2019
Press Release

AESF & JESU to Host eSPORTS International Challenge CUP 2019

The Asian Electronic Sports Federation (AESF) and the Japan Esports Union (JESU) will be hosting the eSPORTS International Challenge CUP which is set to take place on the 26-27th January 2019 in Makuhari Messe, Chiba Japan.

 

In an event which will see the best of what Japanese esports has to offer going against the best players in the Asian region, four titles will be showcased with Street Fighter V, Tekken 7, PES 2019 and Overwatch making the final list. Top Asian players such as NL, Oil King and HumanBomb (SFV); Sora, Book and AK (Tekken 7);  MOON JOONWOONG, Amornpat and Charles Ng (PES); and top Thai Overwatch team, Xavier Esports are all expected to make an appearance.
 
The tentative schedule for the weekend festivities are as follows: 

 

Also taking place nearby are the Game Party Japan (Halls 5-8) and the Japan Amusement Expo (Halls 2-3) which makes Makuhari Messe in the Chiba Prefecture the must-go place for gamers and esports fans that particular weekend.

 

Taiwan representative Oil King will be playing with teammates NL(Korea) and Humanbomb(Hong Kong) against Japan representaives Tokito, Fuudo and Nemo at 2pm-4pm on 1/27.

 

Please stay tuned at https://player.twitch.tv/?channel=jesu_official01