Yesterday during intermission of the 6/7 Best of the Super Juniors Tournament Finals, New Japan announced the participants for the 2015 G-1 Climax, the 25th edition of the annual round-robin tournament. The tournament starts on 7/20 in Hookaido and ends on August 16 at Sumo Hall in Tokyo. Participants for the tournament are as follows:

* Kazuchika Okada
* IWGP Champion AJ Styles
* IWGP Intercontinental Champion Hirooki Goto
* NEVER Champion Togi Makabe
* NWA Champion Hiroyoshi Tenzan
* Hiroshi Tanahashi
* Yuji Nagata
* Satoshi Kojima
* Tetsuya Naito
* Katsuyori Shibata
* Shinsuke Nakamura
* Toru Yano
* Tomohiro Ishii
* Yujiro Takahashi
* Karl Anderson
* Doc Gallows
* Bad Luck Fale
* Michael Elgin
* Kota Ibushi
* Tomoaki Honma

You can view video of the announcement by New Japan below.