Marco is currently in Japan for a series of press events surrounding the opening there of his series The Virtual Magician. NHK television is producing and airing a 5 minute mini-series continuously for the two weeks prior to the back to back airings of The Virtual Magician one-hour specials. The mini-series will include an interview with Marco, out-takes and behind the scenes footage from the taping of the specials. While in Japan, Tempest will also be in meetings in connection with several other high-profile projects, including a possible tour for his new live show. From Tokyo, he will go on to Shanghai for additional meetings, site inspections and negotiations regarding a tour of his show throughout China.