Get ready for the ultimate showdown! The CNE Master Clash TEKKEN 8 national tournament is coming to select Best Buy Canada stores in Calgary, Edmonton, Montreal, and Vancouver. Come and experience the fighting-game action. Show off your stunning hits and full combos at our state-of-the-art Intel-powered Battle stations. This in-store gaming event coming this July and August (see specific store dates below), is brought to you by CNE Gaming Garage, Intel, MSI, and Best Buy Canada.

Learn more about the upcoming qualifier tournaments and head over to our participating Best Buy store locations below.

Canada’s biggest TEKKEN 8 tournament

Who will rise to the top? Pro-players and gaming fans! This is your chance to display your ultimate skills and compete in the biggest TEKKEN 8 tournament in the country. Battle it out against a maximum of 48 other players in four qualifier tournaments happening at participating Best Buy stores. The winner of each qualifier will earn a spot to compete in the final event at the Canadian National Exhibition in Toronto—where a whopping $12,000 prize pool is on the line.

Register for the TEKKEN 8 tournament

Want to play in the tournament? There are two ways to join:

  • Advanced registration. To reserve your spot, visit the CNE Master Clash TEKKEN 8 online registration page and sign up for the qualifier tournament in the specific store location you like to join.
  • Walk-in registration. Sign up at the store on the day of the event. Remember walk-in spots are limited and registrations are accepted if the tournament is not filled at the 48-player cap on tournament day.

Read the event details and visit our Best Buy store locations below:

Qualifier 1: Calgary

July 6th, 2024, Doors open 11 a.m.

Best Buy Sunridge Mall
3319 26 Ave NE, Calgary, AB

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Qualifier 2: Vancouver

July 13th, 2024, Doors open 11 a.m.

Best Buy Cambie
2220 Cambie St. Vancouver, BC

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Qualifier 3: Edmonton

August 3rd, 2024, Doors open 11 a.m.

Best Buy Edmonton West
17539 Stony Plain Rd, Edmonton, AB

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Qualifier 4: Montreal

August 10th, 2024, Doors open 11 a.m.

Best Buy Centre Laval
1560 Boul. le Corbusier, Laval, QC H7S 1Y8

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The final tournament is happening at the Canadian National Exhibition on August 25th, 2024. Qualifier tournament winners will win a trip to Toronto, including accommodation and get a pass to the CNE for August 24 and 25. Prizes will be taken from the prize pool.

Bring home the exciting gameplay

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Enjoy Intel Battle stations at other select Best Buy stores

Don’t live in the cities mentioned above? Experience incredible gamplay at our cutting-edge Intel-powered Battle Stations located in many participating stores across Canada. Equipped with the best PC components and accessories, these Battle Stations offer the ultimate gaming treat like no other. Plus, get to know the latest titles and products in PC gaming, with our one-stop-shop experience.

Learn more about our Intel-powered Battle Stations in participating stores across the country.

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