In the past hours Sony Interactive Entertainment ha announced to have completed the acquisition ofEVO, one of the biggest events in the world for fans of titles fighting game.
The tournament, which has been celebrated for 25 years now, will also be held in this 2021 in shape completely online, and will be streamed on August 6-8 and again on August 13-15. The fighting game line-up for the 2021 edition will consist of Street Fighter 5: Champion Edition, Tekken 7, Mortal Kombat 11 Ultimate, e Guilty Gear Strive.
Also very important to note. @EVO is still open to all platforms. The teams at PlayStation and RTS are enabling us to continue working with our community to support fighting games. https://t.co/NKMQUSvkfj
- Mark Julio (マ ー ク マ ン) (@ MarkMan23) March 18, 2021
Sony and EVO, however, were keen to clarify that the acquisition will not change the format of the tournament, which will therefore continue to be open to video games all platforms.