Energy drink maker Red Bull is teaming up with Daigo "The Beast" Umehara, a professional fighting game player, in a new sponsorship arrangement that will also see an English language publication of Umehara's 2012 book, The Will to Keep Winning. Hit the jump to learn more.
Kinetiquettes, a maker of high-quality statues and collectibles, is teaming up with Madcatz and Capcom to create a 1/4 scale diorama immortalizing professional gamer Daigo "The Beast" Umehara and two of his favorite playable characters from the Street Fighter video game series. Hit the jump to learn more.
Professional fighting game player Daigo "The Beast" Umehara has decided to donate his 2nd place prize winnings from the Capcom Cup 2015 tournament to an academic scholarship designed to help students study video game design. Hit the jump to learn more.
In a recent interview, professional video game player Daigo Umehara had some words of wisdom for young enthusiasts who want to turn their hobby into a profession. Hit the jump to check them out.
Daigo Umehara won his first world championship at age 17, and now he's authored a book telling his story from beginning to present day, including his philosophy for How to Keep Winning. Hit the break for details!
Here is the explosion (no pun intended, per se) of Gunslinger Stratos info we were waiting for. Peep the trailer, check out the cabinets, see what Daigo Umehara thinks about it, and more—after the break!