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Evolution Championship Series 2018
Get ready for one of the most exciting weekends for Street Fighter of the 2018 season! Evolution Championship Series 2018, held in Las Vegas, NV, USA from August 3rd through 5th is here! Thousands of players from around the world are gathering at Evo and the competition will be fierce! Most of the world’s best players will be in attendance including all of the prior Capcom Cup Champions (RISE|MenaRD – 2017, GHOST|NuckleDu – 2016, GODSGARDEN|Kazunoko -2015, ECHO FOX|Momochi – 2014, FAV|Sako – 2013)! The action will be non-stop all weekend so check in to the live stream to watch all of the action as it happens!
About Evolution Championship Series 2018 (from Official Website, link below)
The Evolution Championship Series (Evo for short) represents the largest and longest-running fighting game tournaments in the world. Evo brings together the best of the best from around the world in a dazzling exhibition of skill and fun, as players and fans gather to honor the competitive spirit in an open format and determine a champion.
Our tournaments are about more than just winning. Evo is open to anyone, feature stations available for relaxed free play, and offer unique opportunities to meet people from different countries and different walks of life who share your passion. Established champions face off against unknown newcomers, and new rivals that might have only talked or fought online meet up and become old friends.
|Official Event Information||Link|
|Smash GG (Event Information and Live Brackets)||Link|
Prominent Players Expected to Attend (Names in No Particular Order, Alphabetical by Nationality):
|QANBA DOUYU|Xiao Hai||China|
|DR Ray||Dominican Republic|
|CYG BST|Daigo The Beast||Japan|
|NASR|Big Bird||United Arab Emirates|
|MOUSESPORTS|Problem X||United Kingdom|
|ECHO FOX|Punk||United States|
|RED BULL|Snake Eyez||United States|
|CYG BST|Chris T||United States|
|TEMPO|Alex Myers||United States|
|BCG|Commander Jesse||United States|
|CYG BST|PR Balrog||United States|
|ECHO FOX|Justin Wong||United States|
|EG|Ricki Ortiz||United States|
Live Stream Schedule:
|Pools (Friday)||8AM – 10PM||8AM – 1AM (Sat)||4PM – 6AM (Sat)||12AM (Sat) – 2PM (Sat)|
|Pools (Saturday)||8AM – 4PM||11AM – 7PM||4PM – 12AM (Sun)||12AM (Sun) – 8AM (Sun)|
|Semi-Finals (Saturday)||4PM – 8PM||7PM – 11PM||12AM (Sun) – 4AM (Sun)||8AM (Sun) – 12PM (Sun)|
|Top 8 Finals (Sunday)||Starts 7:30PM||Starts 10:30PM||Starts 3:30AM (Mon)||Starts 11:30AM (Mon)|
Top 8 Finals:
Watch live video from evo on www.twitch.tv
New for the 2018 Season: More Ways to Watch Premier Events Live!
For the first time on the Capcom Pro Tour, you can also tune in to Capcom Fighters on YouTube and on Street Fighter on Facebook to watch the action from Premier Events live.
For more information on our new ways to watch CPT Premier Events, check out our announcement post.
Miss the Premier Event? Watch the Re-Broadcast Right Here!
If you missed the live stream and want to watch a re-broadcast of the Premier Event, you can do that right here on this very site! Just visit capcomprotour.com, where you can now watch every CPT Premier Event broadcast and re-broadcast directly on the site.