Sun, Aug

Tokyo Roast Battle: Summer Smackdown

7:00pm – 9:00pm
¥2,000 (advance sales)¥3,000 (on the door)

Think you’ve got some witty comebacks when you’re roasting your friends? See the roast game taken to another level at the Tokyo Roast Battle’s Summer Smackdown.

What to expect

This roast battle pits two comedians head to head in a battle of wits and insults. Come prepared for some verbal right hooks and uppercuts as the participants really hit where it hurts.

There’ll be five different roast battles this evening, with the headline being a clash of champions. Jay ‘Swashbuckler’ Yamaki will pit his wits against the defending roast battle champion of Tokyo: Louis ‘Daddy’ Troy. On the line is the title and potential qualification for the world championships in the USA.


  • Jay ‘Swashbuckler’ Yamaki vs Louis ‘Daddy’ Troy
  • Kat Randle (US) vs Harry Metcalf (AUS)
  • Bill Miller (US) vs Vinay Murthy (US)
  • Shoin Wolfe (JP) vs Chris Eric (US)
  • Mike Paxman (UK) vs Big Daddy VM (NZ)


Tickets are available online for the event. General admission is ¥3,000, but until August 4, you can pick up early bird tickets for ¥2,000

Organizers may cancel events, alter schedules, or change admission requirements without notice. Always check official sites before heading to an event.

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