Yatagarasu Attack on Cataclysm was on the floor again at Evo this year, thanks to our gracious sponsor Gaming Generations. In attendance were Nyu Media’s founder Seon and Chief Community Officer Jay Rab, our US players and supporters, and all the way from Japan for the occasion: Shiza from the Yatagarasu Dev Team, Mrs. Shiza, and top tier Japanese players Nalkami and BBS!
The highlight was our third annual Yatagarasu Attack on Cataclysm Evo Tournament held on Saturday afternoon, to which we had 78 people sign up and compete to win a slew of prizes, including a very limited edition custom-built Mad Catz fightstick, a life size Hanzo banner stand, Qanba joysticks, and Yatagarasu AoC t-shirts.
After nearly 3 hours of battling, our winners were:
Check out videos of the top 8 matches here, courtesy of @NickCool1996:
Massive thanks to our sponsors Gaming Generations (for providing the space, equipment, and for being all-round stand up guys), Mad Catz, and Eighty Sixed! And of course, a huge THANK YOU to everyone who dropped by and made it all worthwhile!
Check out some pics from the event below and we hope to see you at Evo next year!
Surprise! The dev team has delivered an updated build of Yatagarasu AoC which we’ve pushed it live right away for your gaming pleasure.
The new version makes the following updates:
・Character color schemes that were created by IndieGoGo campaign donators are now available for use ・The display time of 1 frame in window mode has been adjusted to match the NESiCAxLive version ・Matching for online play has been optimized ・Ranking display has been improved ・Main menu design revision
The new build should update automatically from the Steam client. If it does not, check your update settings (right click Yatagarasu AoC in the Steam Library and select Properties > Updates > Automatic Updates), and restart the Steam client.
** Please Note ** The GGPO implementation is still progress, and we will have an announcement soon about the delivery of outstanding perks such as the art book, custom art, etc. Thank you for your patience!
As per last week’s announcement, Yatagarasu Attack on Cataclysm will be on the floor at Level Up’s SoCal Regionals in Ontario, CA this coming weekend, then CEOtaku in Orlando, FL from October 12-15th. We’ll be holding casuals and side tournaments with prizes, so drop by and join in!
We’ll post pics and (hopefully!) livestream links for the events for everyone that isn’t able to make it. In the meantime, to get you in the mood, here are videos of the finals matches from our Yatagarasu AoC tournament* at Evo 2015!
In October, Yatagarasu AoC will feature in upcoming events both on the east coast and the west coast. We’ll be holding side tournaments and daily tournaments with prizes, so if you’re attending the events or in the area, please drop by and jump in!
SoCal Regionals: Main Event When: October 9-11th Where: Ontario Convention Center, Ontario, California Official site: http://www.socalregionals.com/ Official announcement: Here
To get you in the mood for the events, here are details and pictures from the Yatagarasu AoC national Kobun no Ran tournament that was held in Japan last month!
Kobun no Ran After nationwide qualifying rounds held over the previous months, 33 players competed in the main even which was held on August 9th. Your winners were:
Tachikawa Game Oslo #5
M’s Park Kariya Branch
AM Eagle 2
Sega World Omori
Amusement Jam Jam Kamisu/td>
Check out this gallery of event photos and below for video coverage of the full event!
The winners is decided!
Group photo! THANK YOU to everyone who took part and supported!
For more photos and Japanese coverage from the Kobun no Ran tournament, visit the official results page at the Kobun no Ran homepage.
Referral Contest T-shirt Prizes Winners of our IndieGogo campaign referral contest winners have been contacted and prizes are on the way to everyone who has responded so far. The hardworking winners were:
Jason Anderson Dib karim Michael Morphet Richard Villarruel Terence Chan Kalcurz Sam Chow Joseph Gilbert Stephen Broida * John Tackett *
* There are no contact details for these winners in the IndieGogo database. If this is you or you know Stephen or John, please send have them send an email to email@example.com so we can arrange to send their prizes!
Production for other campaign perks is still in progress and we will be back with updates on those soon!
Evo The dev team members who weren’t able to make to Evo last month followed the event via Twitter and streams in Japan and it seems that Yatagarasu Attack on Cataclysm had an amazing showing at the Mad Catz booth. Thank you to all 96 people who took part in our tournament at the event. I hope I can make it over myself next year!
Koubun no Ran Over the last two months, 28 people battled their way through qualifying rounds of our first official Yatagarasu tournament, ‘Koubun no Ran’, and the actual tournament will be held next week on August 8th. It might be difficult to watch live due to time differences, but it’s sure to be an exciting event, so please watch it if you have the chance!
Start Time: Japan time: August 9th (Sun), 2pm GMT: August 9th (Sun), 6am EST: August 9th (Sun), 1am PST: August 8th (Sat) 10pm