The annual Evolution Championship Sequence (EVO) combating sport match can be held as an internet occasion this summer time because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the occasion’s organizers announced today. EVO had been scheduled to happen from July 31st to August 2nd at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas. All tickets and lodge reservations can be refunded automatically.
This 12 months’s EVO lineup was scheduled to incorporate Avenue Fighter 5: Champion Version, Tremendous Smash Bros. Final, Dragon Ball FighterZ, an invitational match for the Dreamcast hit Marvel vs. Capcom 2, and extra, but it surely’s not clear if this online-only summer time occasion can have the identical lineup.
Different main gaming occasions, together with E3, the Recreation Builders Convention, and Gamescom, have shifted to online-only occasions this 12 months due to the pandemic. Many main tech occasions, together with Apple’s Worldwide Builders Convention and Microsoft’s Construct developer occasion, are additionally being held on-line.