EVO 2011 Live on PlayStation Home


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 - News Contributor


  1. #1 by Pedro on July 26th, 2011 [ 39949 Points ]

    I like watching some of the fights, but it get’s me frustrated that I can’t get anywhere close to being half as good hahaha

  2. #2 by CHEETO on July 26th, 2011

    Hehe Well, it could be a good social experiment, you get to meet fellow Bloggers and mingle lol God knows the last time I’ve used PlayStation Home … its been forever …

  3. #3 by Darklurkr23 on July 26th, 2011 [ 17446 Points ]

    Hate it that MVC3 and SSF4 get all the pre-final Thunder. I want more Mortal Kombat action! Still we talking rewards for Playstation Home or something else?

  4. #4 by CHEETO on July 26th, 2011

    Yup, possibly some participation gear or something

  5. #5 by mowmow on July 26th, 2011 [ 11160 Points ]

    I want to watch evo but i havn’t gotten on home since i dont remember. Still if i have no other way of watching it, ill go to home

  6. #6 by DarkLance on July 26th, 2011 [ 475 Points ]

    EVO’s logo reminds me of Armacham Technology Corporation, from F.E.A.R.

  7. #7 by dragon290513 on July 27th, 2011 [ 7218 Points ]

    this will definitely attract more people to log in Home :-?


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