TAKII 7 ~Simply SINs"ASIAN"al~ PR Triple-Play
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Press Release #1 = TAKII 7 Releases It's Official "Hardcore Handbook" & MORE! (4/12/09)
Press Release #2 = TAKII 7 Charity & Guest/Performer Line-Up!!!! (4/14/09)
Press Release #3 = Gamer Doc Makes Con Debut @ TAKII 7! (4/18/09)
(4/12/09) 1 Step Closer: TAKII 7 Releases It's Official "Hardcore Handbook", Announces Vid Game Tourneys, TLO Video Lounge Line-Up, & MORE!
ORIGINAL PRESS RELEASE URL: http://forum.pdnmz.com/viewtopic.php?p=192#p192
Along with including TAKII 7's official schedule, guest/performer bios, & at-door registrant info, the Hardcore Handbook Survival Program Guide also includes an early-released list of Vid Game Tourneys & programming at the new & improved TLO Video Lounge:
VID GAME TOURNEYS:
1. “Blind Faith” Challenge: Sonic 2 (XBL)
2. “Feel The Rhythm” Challenge: Dancing With The Stars ~Get Your Dance On~ (Wii)
3. “Royal Rumble” Challenge: WWE SmackDown! VS RAW 2009 (PS3)
4. “Golden Gauntlet” Challenge: Soul Calibur 4 (360)
5. “King Of The Ring” Challenge: King Of Fighters 2001 (DC)
6. “Blind Faith” Challenge 2: Blazing Lasers (Wii VC)
7. “Toonami VS Adult Swim” Challenge: InuYasha: Feudal Combat (PS2) & Yu Yu Hakusho: Dark Tournament (PS2)
8. “Jungle Japes Gauntlet” Challenge: Donkey Konga 1 & 2 (GC)
9. “Tag-Team Turmoil” Challenge: Wii Sports (Wii)
10. “Blind Faith” Challenge 3: Mario Kart: Double Dash (GC)
11. “TLO Old School” Challenge: Darius Gaiden (Saturn)
12. “Toonami VS Adult Swim” Challenge 2: Naruto: Clash Of Ninja Revolution 2 (Wii) & Bleach: Shattered Blade (Wii)
13. “TAKII Classics” Challenge: Super Smash Bros. Brawl (Wii)
14. Gaming Live On PPV: Fab Fusion (Capcom VS SNK 2 (DC), Marvel VS Capcom 2 (DC), & Mortal Kombat VS DC Universe (360))
15. Capcom Showdown SmackDown: Black Tiger (C64), 1942 (NES), Super Ghouls & Ghosts (SNES), Street Fighter Alpha 3 (PS), Super Puzzle Fighter 2 Turbo: HD Remix (XBL), Super Street Fighter 2 Turbo: HD Remix (XBL), & Street Fighter 4 (PS3)
16. HUZZAH ~The Even More New “Press Your Luck”~ (feat. PowerStone 2 (DC))
TLO VIDEO LOUNGE PROGRAMMING:
ANIME - YAOI/YURI
- Gravitation: Eps. 1-4 (JP) (SUB)
- Junjou Romantica: Eps. 1-4 (JP) (SUB)
- Shoujo Kakumei Utena: Eps. 1-4 (JP) (SUB)
ANIME - ADULT THEME
- Catblue Dynamite (ENG)
- Oruchuban Ebichu: Eps. 1-6 (JP) (SUB)
ANIME - FEATURE SPONSOR FAVORITES
- ARIA ~The Animation~: Eps. 1-4 (JP) (SUB)
- BoogiePop Phantom: Eps. 1-2 (JP) (SUB)
- Lost Universe: Eps. 1-6 (JP) (SUB)
BISHOUJO SENSHI SAILORMOON
- SailorMoon R The Movie: Promise Of The Rose (JP) (SUB)
- The Musical SailorMoon 3: Yume Senshi, Ai Eien Ni (JP) (SUB)
- Pretty Guardian SailorMoon: Eps. 1-2 (JP) (SUB)
ASIAN - DRAMAS/LIVE ACTION
- M: Eps. 1-4 (KOR) (SUB)
- Sword Stained w/Royal Blood: Eps. 1-4 (CH) (SUB)
- Happy Together: Eps. 1-3 (KOR) (SUB)
- My Boyfriend Is Type-B: Eps. 1-3 (KOR) (SUB)
- Point Of No Return: Eps. 1-3 (CH) (SUB)
TAKII VIDEO ARCHIVE SELECTS
- Super Mario Bros.: The Movie (ENG)
- Captain N & The New Super Mario World: Eps. 1-2 (ENG)
- AVEX Trax: Best of J-Pop 2003 (JP)
- Random Asian Music Videos (JP, KOR, CH, THAI, VIET)
(4/14/09) Let It Rock: TAKII 7 Unveils It's Official Charity Beneficiary & Guest/Performer Final Line-Up, Including 3 Premiers!
ORIGINAL PRESS RELEASE URL: http://forum.pdnmz.com/viewtopic.php?p=198#p198
In addition to our Charity Beneficiary (Asian Americans United), The Asian Karaoke Idol Invitational's 7th season is proud to announce its finalized list of featured guests & performers, including 3 individuals & performance groups that are making their debuts right here at TAKII 7: Matt Myers (Lead Vocalist/Guitarist, LeetStreet.L33tStr33t Boys), Jia You Shi De (Korean Pop Performance Troupe), & Beck ~Mongolian Chope Squad, Jr.~ (Japanese Rock/Pop & Anime Tribute Band), along with TAKII mainstays the likes of D-chan (Japanese/Korean Vocal Musician), [Ai] (Former TAKII Show Champion & Dancer), Dokudel (Cosplay Aficionado), & Jeffrey Branch (Pink Lady Superfan).
(4/18/09) The "Doc"tor Is In: Brand-New Gaming Franchise, Gamer Doc, Makes Its Asian-Themed Festival/Convention Debut At TAKII 7, Plus Pre-Registration Ends!
ORIGINAL PRESS RELEASE URL: http://forum.pdnmz.com/viewtopic.php?p=209#p209
With only a week to go before TAKII 7 ~Simply SINs"ASIAN"al~, the world's premier Asian culture fusion festival accentuates its video gaming roots by being privileged to announce the Asian-themed festival/convention debut of the world's lead retail gaming alternative, Gamer Doc! The franchise's recently-premiered Springfield, PA store joins The Asian Karaoke Idol Invitational's 7th season celebration of Asian culture's guiltiest pleasures by establishing a presence in both our Dealer's Dominion (http://takii.pdnmz.com/events/vendor.html) & Vid Game Events (http://takii.pdnmz.com/events/vg.html).
Gamer Doc is an innovative franchise concept that offers the opportunity to own, develop & operate a retail video game emporium. Launched in December 2007, the Gamer Doc concept is focused on delivering a new and interactive experience to all customers. From dedicated gamers to mom or dad who want to try out a game, trade-in some old games or check out the latest titles & consoles from Microsoft®, Nintendo®, & Sony®, all customers will enjoy the ultimate gaming experience.
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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 7 ~Simply SINs"ASIAN"al~ is a 2-day celebration of Asian culture's guiltiest pleasures that will be taking place at The Rotunda in Philadelphia, PA on April 25th - 26th, 2009. While entry to the celebration of this 7th season spectacular is free, the moments spent on indulging yourself in everything from yaoi/yuri anime to karaoke will be simply priceless. Dare to compete....dare to defy the odds....dare to take it to the extreme!