Evo 2017 lineup announced, Melee blank from Sunday finals
January 25, 2017 - Super Smash Bros
The Evolution Championship Series 2017 will underline 9 titles this year, including a player-voted diversion for a final spot, Evo announced Tuesday evening. The voted-in diversion will flog off championship Sunday in a Mandalay Bay locus in Las Vegas, while Super Smash Bros. Melee is absent from a final day.
Evo, hold annually, is a largest fighting diversion foe in a world.
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The announced games are Street Fighter V, Guilty Gear Xrd Rev2, Super Smash Bros. Wii U, Super Smash Bros. Melee, Injustice 2, BlazBlue: Central Fiction, Tekken 7 and King of Fighters XIV.
There are 9 games adult for a final spot: Mortal Kombat X, Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3, Skullgirls, Pokken Tournament, Killer Instinct, Super Street Fighter II Turbo, ARMS, Windjammers and nidhogg. The winning diversion will get a kickstart of $10,000 into a esteem pool, and entrance fees will boost a pot. Players will opinion around concession on Generosity.com to Make-a-Wish International, and a diversion with a many donations will be chosen.
Super Smash Bros. Melee did not make a cut into a Sunday finals, along with Injustice 2, Guilty Gear Xrd Rev 2 and King of Fighter’s XIV and will be played on Saturday. Instead, Smash 4, Street Fighter V, Tekken 7, BlazBlue and a players’ choice will play out in a categorical locus Mandalay Bay.
Evo kicks off Friday, Jul 14, and concludes Sunday, Jul 16.