This weekend is the overwhelmingly-massive preventing recreation event extravaganza, Evo 2018. The Evolution Championship Series shall be heading our method from Las Vegas for 3 days of extreme one-on-one (and three-on-three) preventing. There’s going to be 1000’s of gamers from all world wide vying for the #1 spots in eight completely different preventing video games*.- Advertisement -
*Ignore this for those who’re a type of individuals who insists that Smash Bros. doesn’t depend as a preventing recreation.
This 12 months, the video games in query are Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition, Super Smash Bros. Melee, Injustice 2, Guilty Gear Xrd REV 2, Tekken 7, Super Smash Bros. Wii U, BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle, and Dragon Ball FighterZ. From August three to August 5, we’ll see them whittle down the brackets by swimming pools, quarterfinals, semifinals, and eventually the finals (or Top 8, as the children wish to name it).
We’ll be overlaying the present right here at Den of Geek and could have all of the streams arrange so that you can watch to your coronary heart’s content material.
Pictured: me, this weekend.
Here’s the breakdown game-by-game. Because it’s in Vegas, it’s listed as PDT. So for those who’re within the Eastern time zone, simply add three hours like regular.
There are NINE streams complete: EVO, EVO1-7, and CAPCOMFIGHTERS. When it involves seeing the finals of any given recreation, it should all the time be on the primary stage at EVO.
Meanwhile, EVO and EVO6 will at occasions host The Jump Off, which is able to attempt to streamline the entire insanity happening and make it simpler to observe what is going on on with all of the completely different video games. That will go on for all of Friday and most of Saturday. EVO7 is devoted to exhibiting off facet tournaments. From 4pm-8pm on Saturday, EVO2 may even get in on the facet event motion.
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