For the first time ever, the annual May tradition KING OF GATE not be a single elimination tournament, but a round robin league. It will start on 5/8 in Osaka and encompass the entire May and early June tour, through to the Hakata doubleshot on 6/11 & 12.

24 fighters will enter, in 4 blocks of 6. The winners of each respective block will advance to the semi-finals on 6/11. 

A Block
Shingo Takagi
YAMATO
Don Fujii
Jimmy Kanda
Kzy
“Hollywood” Stalker Ichikawa

B Block
CIMA
Jimmy Susumu
Akira Tozawa
Eita
Yosuke♡Santa Maria
Mondai Ryu

C Block
T-Hawk
Ryo “Jimmy” Saito
Masaaki Mochizuki
Dragon Kid
Cyber Kong
Kotoka

D Block
Masato Yoshino
Naruki Doi
Gamma
Genki Horiguchi H.A.Gee.Mee!!
Big R Shimizu
El Lindaman

The following matches have been announced, with the full lineups to follow soon.

05/08/2016
Osaka, Edion Arena Osaka #2

-A Block: YAMATO vs. “Hollywood” Stalker Ichikawa
-B Block: CIMA vs. Akira Tozawa
-C Block: Ryo “Jimmy” Saito vs. Cyber Kong
-D Block: Naruki Doi vs. Gamma

05/11/2016
Tokyo, Korakuen Hall

-A Block: YAMATO vs. Shingo Takagi
-B Block: Akira Tozawa vs. Eita
-C Block: T-Hawk vs. Masaaki Mochizuki
-D Block: Big R Shimizu vs. Gamma

06/02/2016
Tokyo, Korakuen Hall

-A Block: YAMATO vs. Don Fujii
-B Block: Jimmy Susumu vs. Eita
-C Block: Dragon Kid vs. T-Hawk
-D Block: Naruki Doi vs. Masato Yoshino

06/11/2016
Fukuoka, Hakata Star Lanes

-KING OF GATE 2016 Semi-Finals

06/12/2016
Fukuoka, Hakata Star Lanes

-KING OF GATE 2016 Finals