For fans of EVO and manga, you will know Daigo “The Beast” Umehara is getting a manga. The manga is called Daigo the Beast and it tell about his early career as a Japanese Arcade fighting games. If you don’t know who Daigo Umehara is, there is a backstory. Daigo has been going to Japanese arcade center at the age of 10. Daigo first two fighting games he played was Street Fighter II and Fatal Fury: King of Fighters. Daigo challenge other player due to the limited time that he could stay at the arcade. In 13 years of age, Daigo picked up Vampire Hunter and earn a 286 win steak record before Akihabara Sega game center closing. Umehara join his first tournament when he entered GAMEST Cup’s national Vampire Hunter tournament in 1995, when he defeated Nuki in the finals. Daigo participated in Capcom’s official Street Fighter Zero 3 national tournament at the age of 17 in 1998. Daigo face off against Nuki and Alex Valle, then was crowned the winner of the of the U.S. national Street Fighter Alpha 3 tournament.
Daigo “The Beast” Umehara popularity rose up when mini-autobiography called VERSUS was made about him. The biography features his stories, analysis of his opponents, competition and more. Speaking of books, let talk about the manga in question Daigo the Beast: Umehara’s Fighting Gamers! This is published by UDON Entertainment as you know made Street Fighter and Vampire Hunter manga. Make sure you buy those two manga at Amazon. Overview of the manga talks about his time at the Japanese arcades his rivalry with Shinya Ohnuki and his playstyle which predicts opponents next move. If you are a fan of Daigo “The Beast” Umehara make sure you buy the manga on December 2017 for $19.99. NSURGO announced a product which features Daigo “The Beast” Umehara called “The BEAST x NSURG” make sure to look out for it.