After a successful inaugural event in the middle of last year where the best and brightest minds in the fighting game industry gathered together to discuss the latest on the genre today, the Japan Fighting Game Publishers Roundtable online event by Bandai Namco returns for second round — and it’s set for streaming this coming February 21 on Twitch.
Here’s the announcement from the official Bandai Namco Twitter page.
The Japan Fighting Game Publisher Roundtable is back!
We'll have Arc System Works, Arika, SNK, Capcom, our very own Katsuhiro Harada & Naoya Yasuda (Esports Producer) to talk about the FGC & esports news!
— Bandai Namco US (@BandaiNamcoUS) February 12, 2021
And for the details, here’s the overview of what to expect from the event itself.
Hosted by Tekken 7 Producer, Michael Murray, the Japan Fighting Game Publisher Roundtable #2 livestream will bring together fighting game producers and directors from Arc System Works, Arika, SNK, Capcom, and Bandai Namco Entertainment’s very own Katsuhiro Harada (Director of the Tekken franchise) and Naoya Yasuda (Esports Producer) to talk about fighting games, the video game industry, and esports news. This roundtable livestream promises to be fun, enlightening, and may pack a few surprises for viewers.
Mark your calendars today to join us for a night of fun-filled conversation with your favorite fighting game developers on Saturday, February 20th at 9:00pm PST at: https://www.twitch.tv/
We wrote about the first Japanese Fighting Game Publishers Roundtable last year. Here’s hoping we get more exciting news on the rest of the fighting game genre after this week’s SFV Winter Update.