0 CommentsPosted by inkblot on August 4, 2011 under News
The Evo Championship Series (www.evo2k.com), the largest fighting game tournament in the world, has beaten all previous reported records for unique online viewers of a competitive gaming event. At the Evo 2011 World Finals, held in Las Vegas, NV from July 29-31, and hosted on Ustream.tv, over 2 million unique viewers tuned in to the live stream to watch thousands of the best players from 44 coun... more.
0 CommentsPosted by inkblot on July 29, 2011 under Uncategorized
The doors are open, the brackets are running, and thousands of bloodthirsty competitors have started their journeys to the championship. Watch all the action live at evo2k.com/live, and check shoryuken.com for bracket updates throughout the weekend.... more.
0 CommentsPosted by inkblot on July 26, 2011 under Uncategorized
All times are PDT. Thursday, July 28th 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM: Early Badge Pickup, Outside of the Pavilion Ballroom 10:00 PM: Official Evo Pre-Party @ Insert Coin(s) Friday, July 29th Tournament Schedule 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM: Pool Play, SSF4:AE, MK9 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM: Quarterfinals, SSF4:AE MK9 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM: Semifinals, SSF4:AE, MK9 Panel Schedule 10:00 AM: Feed the Str... more.
0 CommentsPosted by inkblot on July 25, 2011 under News
Players, if you are competing in this year's tournaments, be sure to check your pool assignments using our online check-in tool. Take note of the station number and time for each tournament that you are playing in! On tournament day, you will need to report in with your station's judge 15 minutes before your pool starts. ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by inkblot on May 31, 2011 under Uncategorized
Need another reason to attend Evo 2011 this summer? It is my pleasure to introduce Balrog: Behind the Glory - an independent short film presented by an awesome, creative, dedicated group of Street Fighter fans! It will premiere on July 31st at the Rio Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, on the Evo Championship Series grand stage. Please visit the Chubby Boy Films website for an exclusive sneak... more.
0 CommentsPosted by inkblot on July 11, 2010 under News
We're running through the final 8 competitors of all Evo tournament this year right now! Across all tournaments we had over 3000 player signups, making this the biggest Evo ever! Congratulations to all the winners. Super Street Fighter IV — Top 8 1. Daigo Umehara (Ryu) 2. EG.Ricky Ortiz (Rufus, Chun-Li) 3. Infiltration (Akuma) 4. Mike Ross (E. Honda) 5. Bruce "GamerBee" Hsiang (Adon) 5.... more.
0 CommentsPosted by inkblot on July 1, 2010 under News
This year we've gotten the incredibly awesome guys at Meat Bun to produce not one, but two Evo shirts! It's particularly appropriate this year that we host Evo at Caesar's Palace. When you think of Caesar's you think of the grandeur of intense competition, the gladiator's spirit, and of course half-naked dudes. All of these are all totally EVO, except for the naked part.So in honor of glad... more.
EVO 2010: First publicly playable build of Marvel Vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds and Super-Exclusive Mad Catz “Golden Fightsticks”!0 CommentsPosted by inkblot on June 23, 2010 under NewsThe EVO Championship Series is proud to reveal that the 2010 World Finals will also feature Marvel Vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds, playable by the general public for the first time anywhere. Marvel Vs. Capcom 3 producer Ryota Niitsuma will also be making a special appearance alongside his new game, so stop by to play it for yourself and tell him what you think! In addition, EVO proudly anno... more.
0 CommentsPosted by inkblot on June 7, 2010 under News
Once a year, for over a decade, the greatest fighting gamers have come together from around the world. On July 9th, they will assemble again at Caesar’s Palace Resort and Casino for EVO 2010. EVO 2010 is the world’s largest fighting game competition, and will host thousands of the world’s top players as they battle for the championship on today’s hottest fighting games, including Super St... more.
0 CommentsPosted by inkblot on June 1, 2010 under News
Australia's first-ever Evo Qualifier event has concluded! Winning top honors and fully paid trips to Las Vegas for Evolution are Daigo Umehara and Humanbomb, in 1st and 2nd respectively. Check out the EVO APAC website for details, and their justin.tv stream site for some archived footage of the event. See you in Las Vegas! EVO APAC Finals, Super Street Fighter IV Top 5 1. Daigo Umehara (J... more.