Published on July 11th, 2014 | by thec0re3


EVO 2014 Starts Today!!

The biggest fighting games competition that brings many competitors from across the globe starts today. EVO 2014 is underway and FGO wants to give the info on everything that will be taking place this weekend.

EVOLUTION or EVO for short has been a long running fighting game competition showcasing some of the most popular fighting game franchises played at there most highest level. With an attendance of over 1,000+ participants EVO is regarded as THE premier tournament for fighting game competition.

This year, EVO’s competition will be taking place at the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino, July 11-13. The following games will be on the main stage and streamed throughout the weekend:


  • Ultra Street Fighter IV (Finals on Sunday)
  • Ultimate Marvel Vs Capcom(Finals on Sunday)
  • Smash Bros. Melee(Finals on Sunday)
  • Killer Instinct(Finals on Sunday)
  • Blazblue: Chrono Phantasma(Finals on Sunday)
  • The King Of Fighters XIII(Finals on Saturday)
  • Injustice: Gods Among Us(Finals on Saturday)
  • Tekken Tag Tournament 2(Finals on Friday)


Streams Info

Most of the tournament will be streamed on the channels SRKEvo 1 , SRKEvo 2, and Capcom Fighters (Capcom Pro Tour). Below you can find the game schedule for each game that will be showcased.


There is also going to be other fighting games coverage as well as panels throughout the weekend. Madcatz will be hosting a stream and their schedule can be found here.


The rest of the stream coverage for the different fighting games are as follows:




Throughout the weekend, there will be plenty of discounts on controllers, clothing, and streaming accessories so be on the look out if you have an interest in acquiring something.

It goes without saying EVO 2014 will definitely be an amazing weekend filled with great upsets and down to the wire matches. If this is your first time watching a fighting game competition, prepare to be amazed at the the high level of execution that is going to take place at this tournament, it is a thing of beauty.

Source: SRK, Twitch.TV

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Founder of Fighting Games Online and self proclaimed "entertainment techie", thec0re3 takes immense enjoyment out of merging his love for video games and technology to educate, create, and participate in something he has enjoyed for more years than he would ever admit to.

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