Photo Credit: Stephanie Lindgren - @VEXANIE

MELTY BLOOD: TYPE LUMINA returned to Evo 2023 after an incredible showing at Evo 2022. Last year’s Evo Champ, Jing, returned to this year’s Top 6, making them the player to beat to earn the Evo 2023 title and trophy. Did history repeat itself, or did a new Evo Champion emerge? You’re about to find out!

On their run through Losers Side, Jimmy took out the reigning champion, Jing, even earning a perfect round! Jimmy couldn’t keep up the pressure against DAI, who took them out during the Losers Final. In the end, Moai maintained their place in the Winners Bracket and became the MELTY BLOOD: TYPE LUMINA Evo 2023 Champion after an impressive 3-0 bout against DAI.

Final Standings for Evo 2023:

1. Big-One 2nd Moai


3. jimmyjtran

4. Aporia Jing

5. Mom<3 ScrawtVermillion

5. AGIT KR_Wrestlingman

Watch the epic Grand Finals between Moai and Dai, and check out the rest of the Top 6 on our YouTube channel!

MELTY BLOOD: TYPE LUMINA may have ended its time on the main stage, but you can still keep the hype going with casual matches in the BYOC area! Stick around for THE KING OF FIGHTERS XV Top 6 coming up next on!