Japanese Twitch streamer and combating video games organizer Junichi Kagezawa, also referred to as Kagecchi, introduced that the Fighters Crossover AKIBA (FCA) combating video games occasion will return alongside the discharge of Street Fighter 6. (*6*), Street Fighter V FCA occasions have been held between 2016 and 2020 on the e-sports SQUARE Akihabara venue. [Thanks, Game Watch!]
Kagecchi mentioned that the FCA occasion was suspended as a consequence of scheduling issues together with his day job and as a result of launch of NTT e-Sports in 2020. However, Fighters Crossover AKIBA will return as a privately-led occasion from June 2023, coinciding with the discharge of Street Fighter 6.
Going ahead, new FCA occasions can be held at Akihabara, along with Shibuya, Yokohama, Nagoya, and Kanazawa. In addition to offline occasions at mentioned areas, FCA occasions may even be held on-line, utilizing the Japanese platform Battle Hub and Discord.
This 12 months 2023 occasion can be held in collaboration with Japanese e-sports skilled Nemo, a member of Wellplayed Rizest (WPRZT,) a Japanese e-sports that gives providers resembling occasion planning and administration. FCA expects their relationship with WPRZT to proceed over a long run, as properly.
Street Fighter 6 will come out for the PS4, PS5, Xbox Series X|S, and PC on June 2, 2023. The game will seem in arcades as properly.