One of the gods of the Japanese fighting-game scene, Tokido is a multi-game fighter and is known for his cut-throat and effective play style. Tokido is currently focusing on Marvel vs. Capcom 3  where he is aiming to do the unthinkable, dethrone American gamers at “Mahvel.” Tokido recently defeated longtime US champion, EG Justin Wong, in the Grand Finals of CEO 2011 and won Shadowloo Showdown 2011 in Australia. This current hot streak of tournament victories leads right up to EVO and the dramatic showdown between Mad Catz and the rest of the world!

Name: Hajime Taniguchi
Handle: TOKIDO

Country: Japan, Tokyo

Games Played:
  • King of Fighters XIII
  • SOULCALIBUR V
  • Street Fighter X Tekken ver. 2013
  • Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition ver. 2012
  • Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3
  • Virtua Fighter 5: Final Showdown
Accolades:
  • CEO 2011 Marvel VS. Capcom 3 — Champion
  • CEO 2011 Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition – Champion
  • EVOLUTION 2013 Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition ver. 2012 – 2nd Place
  • Street Fighter 25th Anniversary Street Fighter x TEKKEN — 2nd Place
Weapons of choice:
  • Mad Catz Arcade FightStick PRO