EVO 2022 lineup consists of Street Fighter V, Mortal Kombat 11, King of Fighters XV, and extra

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The Evolution Championship Series (EVO) shared the complete lineup for its upcoming 2022 occasion at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas. The lineup consists of 9 combating video games that embrace returning mainstays and brand-new video games. The fundamental video games within the EVO 2022 lineup encompass – Street Fighter V: Champion Edition, Guilty Gear Strive, Mortal Kombat 11 Ultimate, Tekken 7, The King of Fighter XV, Melty Blood: Type Lumina, Dragon Ball FighterZ, Granblue Fantasy: Versus, and Skullgirls: 2nd Encore.

Players can register for EVO 2022 proper now on evo.gg, and the occasion will start on August 5 and can final till August 7. EVO 2022 would be the first time that Guilty Gear Strive, KoF XV, Melty Blood, Grandblue Fantasy, and Skullgirls 2nd Encore are a part of the lineup. It was introduced beforehand that no Super Smash Bros. game shall be a part of EVO this yr, to the frustration of many followers.

Most of the video games which can be a part of 2022’s EVO lineup have been additionally a part of final yr’s occasion. 2021’s EVO was canceled attributable to issues concerning the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. EVO 2020 was additionally beforehand canceled as a result of EVO CEO Joey Cuellar was accused of sexual misconduct and a number of online game firms pulled out. Earlier in 2021, EVO was acquired in a three way partnership between Sony Entertainment and expertise company Endeavor. EVO 2022 would be the first EVO occasion since 2019, offered that issues go in response to plan.