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0 CommentsPosted by MrWizard on December 2, 2011 under News, Tournaments
We are pleased to announce the Evo 2012 hotel discount. If you head on over to THIS LINK, or click on the picture of Caesar's Palace on the right side of the page, it will take you to the hotel reservation form. The discount is for the classic rooms starting at $159 a night. This will allow you and up to three of your friends to stay at that rate. If you feel like you would like a room upgrad... more.
0 CommentsPosted by MrWizard on October 19, 2011 under News, Tournaments
If you are a tournament organizer, and wish to be a part of our Evo 2012 Tournament Season, now is the time to do so! Head on over to Evo 2012 Application Page and give us your details. All information will remain confidential. Applications close on November 21, 2011. We look forward to hearing from you!... more.
0 CommentsPosted by MrWizard on October 16, 2011 under News, Tournaments
With 2012 rapidly approaching, we thought it was time to let you in for the date and location for Evo's World Finals for next year. We are proud to announce that the event everyone has been raving about is back in action! The Evolution 2012 Main Event will be held on July 6-8, 2012 at the fabulous Caesar's Palace Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Evolution Championship Series represent... more.
0 CommentsPosted by MrWizard on August 18, 2011 under News
That’s right! For a limited time, we will be offering the official t-shirts that were given out to all attendees. These shirts are some of the coolest around, and were designed by world class company MeatBun. These shirts are available in very limited quanities, so get them while supplies last. Also, for the first time, we are putting up the Evo Supporter Shirts. These were not for sale a... more.
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 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 MrWizard on July 17, 2011 under News, Tournaments
Thats right! Unless you are living under a rock lately, you certainly know that Evo 2011 is 11 days away. But did you know that you only have one registration day left to compete in the biggest tournament of the year? Thats right, if you dont get your registration in by July 18, 2011 at 11:59pm pst, you will be locked out of the Evo 2011 World Championships in Las Vegas. Register before its too... more.
0 CommentsPosted by MrWizard on July 12, 2011 under News, Tournaments
Introducing our of our cool panels at Evo 2011 this year. Evo Panels will get you some cool insight on the key developers for the games you love. Just a reminder, panels are first come, first serve, and priority seating if you have a Evo Badge. So, for a better chance to see this amazing show, you should head on over to www.evo2k.com/register and get a badge now! Friday, 4pm (Amazon Ballroom)... more.
0 CommentsPosted by MrWizard on July 11, 2011 under News, Tournaments
Evolution 2011 is a Bring-Your-Own-Controller event. We provide the consoles, games, monitors and speakers for every game station, but it's up to the players to bring the controller they plan to play. This year we are restricting the controllers players are allowed to bring to ensure fair play and guarantee the integrity of the results. Players will not allow to use wireless controllers are the ev... more.
0 CommentsPosted by MrWizard on June 15, 2011 under News, Tournaments
Today, we’re pleased to announce that Namco, creators of unforgettable fighting game franchises like Tekken and Soul Calibur, will be straight up be bringing the HEAT to this year’s EVO Championship event in Las Vegas. To kick off, Namco is bringing hardware to the Rio to showcase the latest build of Tekken Tag Tournament 2. That’s right – if you’re attending Evo, you’ll have full a... more.