A big shout out to Jay Noyes, who is a competitor and organizer for the Japan Armored Battle League.
On March 28, the Japan Armored Battle League will host this year's Championship tournament. Steel weapons and full contact, 1 vs 1 and group combats. Good fun all around. Doors open at 4:30, Fights start at 5:30 and goes on until 8pm. The whole event fought in a studio in the shadow of Tokyo Tower.
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I will post updates when they come and there also may be a chance to go out and drink with the competitors after they are done! (Note that this really depends on their health as this is a full contact sport)