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#announcement  |  7/13/2021  |  Evo.gg

World’s Best Fighting Game Players to Face Off Live at Evo 2021 Showcase in Las Vegas

Evo 2021 continues this November 27-28 with a brand new global competition for the victors of the regional online events. This year, we introduced more than 120 online tournaments - so we have a lot of fighters who’ve clawed their way to the top spots! But every year, Evo crowns champions. And Evo 2021 Online is no different. We know there are throngs of eager players in every region ready to claim their place among Evo’s legendary fighters.

So we’re introducing the Evo 2021 Showcase - the ultimate showdown crowning the Champion of Champions!

The new Evo 2021 Showcase will bring our newly crowned Regional Champions from Evo 2021 Online together for one final fight to rule them all. In total, this means that 40 of the world’s best fighters will be back, competing in-person at Las Vegas’ UFC APEX, the new, state-of-the-art arena and production complex.

Here’s what’s going down:

  • We’re holding a live event at the UFC APEX in Las Vegas where the top players from each regional tournament for the featured Evo 2021 Online games will throw down for the ultimate title.
  • We’ll fly them to Vegas for an all-expenses paid trip, where they’ll face off LIVE on November 27-28
  • We’ll be awarding $125,000 in total prizes, with $25,000 per game.
  • Evo 2021 Showcase featured games include:
    • Guilty Gear™ -Strive-
    • Mortal Kombat 11 Ultimate
    • Skullgirls 2nd Encore
    • Street Fighter V: Champion Edition
    • TEKKEN 7
  • Each game will have two champions from each participating Evo region, including North America, Europe, Latin America and Asia.

For more information surrounding the Evo 2021 Showcase, catch Tony and Tom Cannon, founders and current advisors of Evo, at 6:30 pm PT, today, on UltraChenTV!

There’s only 48 hours to go before registration for Evo 2021 Online closes at 11:59 pm PT on July 15!! Sign up here!

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For more info, checkout Evo 2021 Showcase!