ARC WORLD TOUR 2022 Website is live!


Arc System Works Co., Ltd. announces the launch of an official site for ARC WORLD TOUR 2022, a fighting game event featuring Guilty Gear -Strive- (GGST) and DNF Duel (DNF) as competitive titles, revealing details such as the event schedule.

ARC WORLD TOUR 2022 Official Site

■ARC WORLD TOUR 2022 Schedule Announced 

ARC WORLD TOUR 2022 is a world-wide tournament where top players chosen through qualifier events in various regions gather for a decisive battle in the finals tournament to be held in America.

Eight players will be invited to the finals tournament for each game. The winners of qualifier events in various regions across the world will receive an invitation to the finals. See the official site for detailed rules.

*Some details remain to be determined. The site will be updated regularly with additional information.

ARC WORLD TOUR 2022 Qualifier Events
Date (Local time)Qualifier EventLocationGGSTDNF
August 5-7, 2022Evolution Championship Series 2022NV, USA
August 19-21, 2022VSFightingBirmingham, England
September 17-18, 2022REV MajorManila, Philippines
September 23-25, 2022CEOtakuFL, USA
October 1-2, 2022The MIXUPLyon, France
Autumn 2022Coming soonKorea
December 2022ARCREVO Japan 2022Japan
February 2023Frosty FaustingsIL, USA

One winner will be selected from each tournament, with the exception of the DNF Duel tournament at CEOtaku, as the top two players will receive invitations to the finals.


Supporting Company

Guilty Gear -Strive- Product Details

The cutting edge Guilty Gear series brings you the latest title Guilty Gear -Strive- with refined gameplay mechanics, stunning animation, and a roster of unique characters. Experience the intensity of battle for yourself!

DNF Duel Product Details

The online action RPG Dungeon Fighter makes an appearance as a brand-new 2.5D fighting game! Players can master the exciting moves of the unique cast of characters with intuitive controls suited for a standard controller! DNF Duel seeks to find the essence of what makes games fun!

ARC WORLD TOUR 2022 Event Outline
Event NameARC WORLD TOUR 2022
ScheduleQualifier Events: From August 2022 to February 2023 (Planned)Finals Tournament: March 2023 (Planned)
PlatformsPlayStation®4, PlayStation®5, Steam
Finals Tournament Prize Values (Applicable to Both Games)1st place  50,000 USD2nd place 20,000 USD3rd place  10,000 USD4th place  6,000 USDTie for 5th 4,000 USDTie for 7th 3,000 USD
Official Site
OrganizerArc System Works Co., Ltd.