August 6, 2019

EVO 2019 Grand Finale matches and their winners

Evolution Championship Series (EVO) is held annually in Las Vegas, Nevada by SRKX Productions and hosts the most popular fighting games in the world. It is one of if not the most prestigious Fighting Game Community tournaments held every year. An open-style tournament sorts through thousands of participants and awards a prize pool of over […]

August 5, 2019

Smash Ultimate Main Event Breaks EVO Viewership Record

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate reigned supreme at EVO setting a new record for the highest peak viewership in fighting game history. Nintendo’s latest release of Super Smash Bros. franchise, Ultimate, was released December 2018, making its debut EVO 2019. It also made its EVO debut as the main game of the entire event, closing out […]

July 25, 2019

Fighting Games are Easier to Watch than You Think

With EVO just around the corner, we at the Esportz Network want to let everyone know you don’t have to play the game to enjoy the spectacle. There are a couple of common denominators in each game that every spectator should be able to understand. For each game, there is a roster of characters with […]

July 22, 2019

Street Fighter 5 smashed from the Main Event at EVO 2019

President of EVO, Joey Cuellar, has just revealed the viewing finals order of the EVO Championship Series, leaving Street Fighter 5 out of the main event for the first time in the tournament’s history. EVO management has decided to retire their old king off his throne and let Super Smash Bros. Ultimate take the crown. […]