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- EVO 2019 LINE-UP ANNOUNCED - February 28, 2019
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EVO 2019 is here, bringing the top fighting game players together as they battle it out in tournaments at the largest and longest-running fighting game event, being held on August 2-4 in Las Vegas at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino.
Get ready for the next battle with this year’s revealed line up, and one game that won’t be featured.
- Tekken 7
- Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition
- BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle
- SoulCalibur VI
- Mortal Kombat 11
- Under Night In-Birth: Late[st]
- Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
- Dragon Ball Fighter Z
- Samuari Shodown
However, it was also announced that Super Smash Bros. Melee will not be featured this year, the first time since 2013, where it broke the EVO viewership record of 195,164 views. It has been featured at plenty of tournaments over the years since its release 18 years ago.
EVO organizers released a thank you video for Melee.
Writer for Culture of Gaming, typically enjoys watching movies, reading books, as well as leading noobs to the Dark Wizards outside of Varrock on Runescape.