| Opening ceremony inviting the mayors of Kyoto will be held td>|
| Susano Co., Ltd. (Head office: Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto City; President: Takahiro Nakano) in Kyoto Announced that it will open an e-sports facility “e-sports FIELD YASAKA”. td>|
“E-sports FIELD YASAKA” is an e-sport facility that is scheduled to open in Kitakyushucho, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto City. It will be opened as a home ground for “Kyoto Susanoo”, but at the same time, it will be open for the community carrying out e-sport events with the aim of activating regional e-sports, and e-sports can be experienced while contacting with affiliated professional players.
In addition, “e-sports FIELD YASAKA” is an e-sports facility “e-sports SQUARE” operated by RIZeST, Inc. (Head office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; President: Akihito Furusawa) since 2011 (Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo) We will collaborate with other e-sports facilities, we will share know-how on the management and planning of the event and plan various events such as online competition between Tokyo and Kyoto. In addition, we will collaborate with other e-sports facilities in other areas.
In addition, when opening “e-sports FIELD YASAKA”, an opening ceremony will be held from 14:00 on the same day at the same facility on Monday, May 6. In addition to inviting Daisaku Kadokawa, the mayor of Kyoto, the ceremony will also feature demonstrations using the latest equipment and demonstrations by e-sports prominent players.
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【About “Kyoto Susanoo”] Strong> Kyoto Susano is an e-sports team formed possible to make it possible for the e-sports athletes who will bloom from now on to become “susanoo” who can compete with “Yamatano Orochi (a powerful player in the world)” We are contributing to the increase in the player population and the local community by holding not only the support but the players but also the exchange events for players who enjoy e-sports. Current, fighting games are the main players, but in the future, teams of other genres such as FPS and MOBA and streamers will be formed.
Kyoto Susano’s official website: strong> http://www.susanoo.kyoto
Kyoto Susanoo Official Twitter: strong> https://twitter.com/kyotosusanoo
【About “e-sports SQUARE AKIHABARA”】 strong>
“E-sports SQUARE” is an event & community space that caters to a wide variety of needs, including games, eating and drinking, and events. It was established in Ichikawa City, Chiba Prefecture as the first e-sport facility in Japan in 2011, and moved to Tokyo’s Akihabara, a holy place where game information was sent out in 2014. We perform a wide range of operations from planning and proposing event plans utilizing this facility, lending of this facility, and management of community events.
【About RIZeST Co., Ltd.】 strong>
【Susanoo Co., Ltd. company profile】 strong>
Notice of establishment of Susano Corporation, Inc.