Join the PlayStation Home community this Coming Friday in the biggest annual PS3 Fighting-Game event on the Planet! The best players will compete for a chance to win $20,000 and bragging rights! The event will stream live from Las Vegas on PlayStation Home Theater and According to the poster above, there will be reward items for attending.
Here are some of the common questions you might have:
* What is it? well, The Evolution Championship Series (refered to as EVO in the gaming community) is an annual video game tournament that focuses exclusively on fighting games.
* When and where? July 29 – 31, Rio Resort in Las Vegas.
* What are the Games included? Marvel vs Capcom 3, Tekken 6, Mortal Kombat, BlazBlue: Continuum Shift II, and Super Street Fighter IV Arcade Edition.
Full schedule according to PlayStation Blog:
Friday, July 29th
8:00 AM – 6:00 PM Super Street Fighter IV Tournament, Early Rounds
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Super Street Fighter IV Tournament, Quarterfinals
8:00 PM – 11:00 PM Super Street Fighter IV Tournament, Semi-Finals (top 32 players)
Saturday, July 30th
8:00 AM – 6:00 PM Marvel vs. Capcom 3 Tournament, Early Rounds
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Marvel vs. Capcom 3 Tournament, Quarterfinals
8:00 PM – 11:00 PM Marvel vs. Capcom 3 Tournament, Semi-Finals (top 32 players)
Sunday, July 31th
9:00 AM – 9:00 PM The top 8 in each tournament square off for the 2011 championships. In order:
BlazBlue Continuum Shift 2 Tournament Finals
Tekken 6 Tournament Finals
Mortal Kombat 9 Tournament Finals
Marvel vs. Capcom 3 Tournament Finals
Super Street Fighter IV Tournament Finals
Hope to see you all there …
Written by: Cheeto
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