Sin City will be bringing the heat this weekend with the titanic tourney that is EVO 2018. This fighting game tournament will host a slew of games and players from around the globe. If you’re interested in this event, don’t stand up quite yet; we’ve got all the information you need right here.
August 3rd-5th is when the event will be live, hosted at the Mandalay Bay convention center. Pick-ups for badges will be conducted Thursday, August 2nd between 12 p.m. and 11 p.m. The actual tournament commences Friday, August 3rd at 8 a.m. and continues throughout the next day (Saturday, August 4th) beginning at 8 a.m. Sunday, August 5th is reserved for grand finals only.
Here’s the tournament schedule and the streaming schedule as well:
And here’s the commentator roster:
EVO 2018 will truly be a monumental event for fighting games and the players competing in them. Hype and excitement are plentiful commodities during this tournament. Unexpected upsets, edge-of-your-seat matches, impressive comebacks, the works; everything you need for a great tournament can be found deeply ingrained in the Evolution Championship Series. Take a look for yourself with a compilation of stunning moments from last year’s EVO.