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May 20th, 2010 -- Upper Darby, PA -- The 9th season of "the world's most extreme Asian culture fusion festival" is proud to announce not only its list of screenings for the "TLO Video Lounge", but the official line-up of its "Vid Game Tourneys" for Memorial Day Weekend!
TAKII wishes to thank the various companies & distribution organizations that have shared the following titles with the world, now for everyone's viewing pleasure only at TAKII 9 ~Yume Ga Kanau~ at the "TLO Video Lounge":
- .hack//SIGN: Eps. 1-5 (JP) (SUB)
- Junni Kokki: Eps. 1-5 (JP) (SUB)
- Demonbane: Eps. 1-5 (JP) (SUB)
- Zombie-Loan: Eps. 1-5 (JP) (SUB)
- Murder Princess: Eps. 1-5 (JP) (SUB)
- Rekka no Honoo: Eps. 1-5 (JP) (SUB)
- Bousou Renkin: Eps. 1-5 (JP) (SUB)
- Fate/Stay Night: Eps. 1-5 (JP) (SUB)
- Hikaru no Go: Eps. 1-5 (JP) (SUB)
- Kaze no Stigma: Eps. 1-5 (JP) (SUB)
- Kiba: Eps. 1-5 (JP) (SUB)
- Saint Beast: Eps. 1-5 (JP) (SUB)
- Mega Man: Eps. 1-9 (ENG)
- The Legend Of Zelda: Eps. 1-8 (ENG)
- Pole Position: Eps. 1-8 (ENG)
- Hoshi no Kirby: Eps. 1-5 (JP) (SUB)
Among other things, Team TAKII Coordinators want fans to be aware that viewer discretion is advised. Not all titles are suited for all ages & as such you are encouraged to research more info each of the above-mentioned series via your favorite search engine, or website(s). Lastly, but certainly not least(ly), these anime shows & filmed features of Asian culture fandom wouldn't be possible without everyone's continued patronage of these precious arts; make sure to buy authentic products (some of which will be available in TAKII 9's "Dealer's Dominion" & "Community Centrale")!
For fusion festival fanatics who aren't content with just being a TLO Video Lounge audience member, they can compete in any of our finely-tuned, innovatively-insane "Vid Game Tourneys", featuring a wide span of gaming consoles & action-packed titles:
1. “Blind Faith Challenge” 1: Raiden Fighters Aces (360)
a. OBJECTIVE = score the most points before you die in 1 full turn (or a level’s end).
b. RULES = blindfolded, 1 at a time, back of the line when your turn is done.
2. “Blind Faith Challenge” 2: Bomberman Land (Wii)
a. OBJECTIVE = last the longest in a series of battle royale-style matches.
b. RULES = blindfolded, 4P VS, random options for each match, losers go to the back of the line.
3. “Blind Faith Challenge” 3: Virtua Cop 2 (DC)
a. OBJECTIVE = score higher than your partner.
b. RULES = blindfolded, 2P co-op, random options, lowest scoring partner goes to the back of the line.
4. “Blind Faith Challenge” 4: BurgerTime (Intellivision)
a. OBJECTIVE = score the most points on Level 1.
b. RULES = blindfolded, 1 person at a time, default settings, turn ends when you die twice.
5. “Fusion Smash-Up Challenge” 1: DDR Konamix VS Marvel VS Capcom (PS)
a. OBJECTIVE = win in the face of obvious adversity.
b. RULES = 1 VS 1, coin flip determines if a normal controller, or dance pad is to be used for both games, 1st 30-mins = DDR Konamix, while 2nd 30-mins = Marvel VS Capcom, losers go to the back of the line.
6. “Fusion Smash-Up Challenge” 2: Rumble Roses XX VS Dead Or Alive 4 (360)
a. OBJECTIVE = rack up the most consecutive wins.
b. RULES = 1 VS 1, random options, winner selects the game to be played next.
7. “Fusion Smash-Up Challenge” 3: Wii Play VS Wii Sports (Wii)
a. OBJECTIVE = be the last person to have won a match.
b. RULES = 1 VS 1, standard VS, default options, games played will be rotated & TAKII Staff will randomly select the challenge to be played.
8. “Fusion Smash-Up Challenge” 4: F-Zero GX VS Sonic Riders (GC)
a. OBJECTIVE = be the last person in line to have won a race.
b. RULES = 4P VS, last person to have won select the game, random settings
Of course, it is worth mentioning that all rules for "Vid Game Free Play" will be in full-effect for our "Vid Game Tourneys", which includes using fusion festival-provided gaming equipment & copies of gaming titles. Coordinators also wish to fairly warn everyone that passionate gamers tend to dominate our entries for Tourneys each season, so as they say, "if you can't stand the heat, then you should get out of the kitchen" (LOL ^_^). Excessive douche-ry, however, isn't endorsed or tolerated by the festival.
For more info on these festivities & other event-related surprises this season of TAKII holds, make sure to visit the official "Festivities" section of the website: http://takii.pdnmz.com/festivities.html Until then, hold on tight, minna-san; with TAKII 9 ~Yume Ga Kanau~ only a week away, we can assure you that the best announcements are yet to come! o^_*o
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ABOUT THE ASIAN KARAOKE IDOL INVITATIONAL (TAKII)
Established in February 2006, The Asian Karaoke Idol Invitational is the world's most extreme Asian culture fusion festival, featuring 2 main seasons & numerous other co-branded events & performances throughout each year. With maverick innovations such as Asian Multimedia Entertainment Network (AMEN, it's 24/7, Asian fan/otaku-centric online broadcasting & social network), it entertains, inspires, & enriches the lives of its fans worldwide on a continuous basis.
TAKII 9 ~Yume Ga Kanau (Dreams Come True)~ touches down in Philly, PA at The Rotunda on May 29th-30th, 2010. Timeless TAKII classic festivities have been fused with new & innovative events, producing interactive spectacles such as “Yaoi/Yuri YOWZA! (feat. Capcom Showdown SmackDown!)”, the “TAKII 9 Show (feat. AMEN Talent Showcase”), “Makenai: Fusion Charity Benefit Concert (feat. Project DATTE Awards Recipients)”, & countless more. Just as dreams take flight with the power of friendship & love, let us focus those same energies on having the most explosive, provocative season of The Asian Karaoke Idol Invitational yet. All you have to do is remember TAKII 9’s theme, “yume ga kanau (dreams come true)”….forever….for always….for you!!