Join the Fight! EVO Championship 2019 Series, Las Vegas!
August 2 is just around the corner and it only means one thing in the gaming industry, EVO 2019 tournament! Evolution Championship Series, commonly known as Evo, will be held at Las Vegas on August 2 until August 4.
Join in the fight, play along and compete this weekend with some of the best fighting games around. If you cannot make it to Vegas, join us here at Playasia and test your fighting skills with the games in the competition.
This year’s lineup includes:
BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle
“The Collision is inevitable. The Impact will be unavoidable. The time to intersect is nigh.” Developed by Arc System Works, BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle introduces players in a mix of four franchises for one sizzling fighting game. That includes Arc System Works’ BlazBlue, Atlus‘ Persona 4 Arena, French Bread‘s Under Night In-Birth, and Rooster Teeth‘s RWBY. Are you ready for an extreme battle here in BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle?
Dragon Ball FighterZ
Travel back in time with your favorite childhood anime that is now turned into a fighting game, Dragon Ball FighterZ! Jump into the three-on-three fighting game with the most iconic Dragon Ball characters as you unleash your super combos and epic super moves to the revived Android 16 together with an army of super androids.
Mortal Kombat 11
Mortal Kombat 11 brings you the Unreal Engine 3 an eye-popping moment experience during the battle. The franchise continues to bring the classic cinematic story mode for over 25 years in the making. New customization with the all-new custom character variation system awaits you in this game. It also features the roster of new and returning Klassic Fighters as they battle and fight for victory. The next evolution of the Mortal Kombat franchise is here in Mortal Kombat 11. Join the fight now.
Powered by Unreal Engine 4, the characters of Samurai Shodown are back with a unique brushstroke of graphical style to match the series’ Japanese roots. Haohmaru, Nakoruru, Galford and other iconic characters will fight once again to strive for victory. Are you ready to go back to the greatness of this fighting game?
For the first time in the franchise’s history, witness a stunning and jaw-dropping 3D character models, visual effects, and stages rendered in Unreal Engine 4. Defend yourselves on an approaching attack and immediately strike a counter attack while in guard, alongside a slow-motion effect. Choose from a diverse line-up of new and returning classic characters with their various deadly weapons, unique fighting styles and visual flare. Are you ready to unleash your inner warrior and sharpen your swords for one epic battle?
Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition
Street Fighter V Arcade Edition comes packed with basically everything from the original release of Street Fighter V, along with the inclusion of the new-gameplay related content such as Arcade Mode, Extra Battle Mode, Gallery, New V-Triggers, a completely redesigned User Interface and so much more.
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is a fighting game up to 8 players which features iconic game characters from various Nintendo games and from other third-party franchise. The ultimate objective of the game is to knock each other out of the arena. Monitor your damage as a percentage meter is present. It makes easier to launch in the air and out of the arena. Everyone will join the party battle. Are you ready for an ultimate party battle in the fastest-selling Switch game ever?
One of the greatest fighting games of all time, Bandai Namco‘s Tekken series is included in this year’s lineup of EVO Las Vegas 2019 with Tekken 7. This game sets after the events of Tekken 6. The story mainly focuses on the events that lead to the final battle between Heihachi Mishima and his son, Kazuya.
Under Night In-Birth Exe:Late[st]
The cult-classic fighting game Under Night In-Birth Exe: Late[st] is a 2D fighting game set in the modern era of Japan. The goal is to defeat the opponent by depleting the HP bar. Witness new stages, new character combos and more. Experience the Chronicle Mode, this is the story mode of the game. Are you ready to fight to your opponents with the In-Births?
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