The First Big Tekken Tournament of 2021. Topanga League Top-8 Results

Ilya Kravtsov
2 min
The First Big Tekken Tournament of 2021 Begins
Topanga League will run until the end of January (Article updated)

A new year after the real world has finally come to the world of Tekken competition. Topanga League of Tekken 7 has started! This tournament consists of several stages and will last almost the entire month of January.

The lower league played January 16th and 17th, while the final stage is being played on January 23rd, 30th, and 31st.

According to the results of the games already held, the final stage participants, which will compete for the prize pool, were determined: Liquid | Gen, THY | Chikurin, BLCK | Rangchu, Yamasa | Nobi, GyoGun | Ao and GyoGun | Double.

So, six players are already qualified for the finals stage, a first-to-7 offline round robin. The preliminaries, where players are divided into two different groups of 7, are being played in round-robin format but with first-to-3 rules and online.

Prize money:

  • 1st-place - 1 million yen ($ 9,627);
  • 2nd place - 300,000 yen ($ 2,888);
  • 3rd - 150,000 yen ($ 1,444);

Fourth place will end up getting 70,000 yen ($ 674), and fifth place nets 50,000 yen ($ 481) while sixth, seventh and eighth place all get 30,000 yen ($ 289) each.


Pool 1 of the Top 8 in the asian region is led by TaiHeiYo. He won 3 victories over opponents.

In Pool 2, the battle for 1st place was fiercer. Pinya and KEI fought for leadership. As a result, the fate of the first place was decided by one winning round. So, in a losing game, Pinya won 2 matches (2:3), and KEI, in a losing game for himself, managed to take only 1 round (1: 3).

Interestingly, Pinya lost the game against KEI.

Topanga League X Tekken 7 Season 3 Finals Group

The first tiebreaker is personal matchup victories. The second tiebreaker is GD.

Topanga League X Tekken 7 Season 3 Prelims Group A

Topanga League X Tekken 7 Season 3 Prelims Group B