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Big news from the world of esports today as the Evolution Championship Series (EVO) has been acquired by a major company Sony Interactive Entertainment has jointly acquired the summer event with a new esports venture called RTS (formulated out of Endeavor's esports business-side), as they have taken over the assets and properties According to the[...]
Capcom Rumored To Have Two Game Reveals During Jump Festa 2020
EVO 2020, if it even happens at all this year now, will look a lot different after both NetherRealm Studios and Capcom announced they have pulled out of the event For those of you unaware, new allegations of misconduct were posted on social media about EVO's president and organizer Joey Cuellar The organization responded to[...]
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Yesterday evening, EVO announced a brand new event to replace their canceled 2020 event in Las Vegas as they will be holding EVO Online As you may be aware, because its the same song and dance for almost every convention in 2020, organizers had to scrap their plans for a 2020 event after COVID-19 raised[...]
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Has The Biggest EVO 2019 Signups So Far
Those who were hoping EVO 2020 would continue in August will be disappointed to hear that the event has been canceled The company made the announcement on Twitter yesterday afternoon, in a series of tweets releasing the info in a few languages Here's a small compilation of the major details they released to the public. Due[...]
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Has The Biggest EVO 2019 Signups So Far
Tonight, the Evolution Championship Series announced all of the official games that will be a part of EVO 2020 during its reveal show on Twitch The nine games that will be at the event and the consoles they will be on are: Dragon Ball FighterZ (PS4), Granblue Fantasy Versus (PS4), Samurai Shodown (PS4), Soulcalibur VI (PS4), Street Fighter[...]
"Granblue Fantasy: Versus" Will be Available for Demos at EVO 2019
XSEED Games will be hosting the first playable demo of Granblue Fantasy: Versus outside of Japan at EVO 2019 this year The game will also get a live exhibition with eSports team Cygames Beast The team's full roster will be at EVO this year, including their leader Diago "The Beast" Umehara, PR Balrog, GamerBee, Fuudo, and[...]
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Has The Biggest EVO 2019 Signups So Far
Every year when we approach EVO, it's always interesting to see who is on top when it comes to registered players, and EVO 2019 is no different Whoever you think may be on top when it comes to players usually isn't and sometimes a name or two can surprise you As it has done so[...]
EVO 2018 Announces Complete Schedule for Games, Streams, and Commentators
In case you might be wondering when you can check out your favorite matches happening at EVO 2018 this year, the company just released their full schedule Every single game's pools, semi-finals, and finals have been outlines, and as you can see there is a little bit of crossover from some favorites It's also interesting[...]
EVO Japan 2019 Officially Sets Dates for February
A bit of cool news for EVO over the weekend as they have officially confirmed their dates for EVO Japan 2019 The event will take place from February 15th-17th in Fukuoka, which has already started to generate buzz in the community and in Japan as the company tweeted about it yesterday evening. EVO Japanについて、皆さんにお知らせがあります。2019年2月15-17日、福岡市内にて #EVOJapan2019 を開催することになりました。詳細については、8月3-5日に開催される #EVO2018 にて発表させて頂く予定ですので、皆さんのサポートをよろしくお願いします。[...]
Dead or Alive 5: Last Round Will Be Coming to EVO 2018
In a rather strange turn of events, Dead or Alive 5: Last Round will be added to the EVO 2018 Championship Series Koei Tecmo made the announcement in a press release this morning, along with a letter from Yosuke Hayashi and Yohei Shimbori about the addition (which we have for you below). It's a rather odd move since[...]
EVO 2018 Releases Their Full Game Tournament Lineup
EVO has decided to release the list of games that will be held for official EVO World 2018 tournament competition this year, and while most of the list comes as no surprise, there are some new additions and at least one left out that may surprise a few The games to be played this August[...]
Evo Is Returning To Las Vegas In 2018
Evo, also known as the Evolution Championship Series just posted an announcement video declaring that the 2018 competition will take place at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada on August 3-5 The series has become one of the biggest fighting game championships in the world, so housing it in one of the biggest convention towns in the country[...]
Jamie Lee Curtis Went To EVO Disguised As Vega
Evo 2015, the world's biggest fighting game convention, is currently going on over this weekend The event has seen fighters from all over the world meet up to take each other on across all manner of games. The event saw a pretty cool special guest though, even if she was incognito the whole time Halloween actress[...]