Evo 2022," the world's largest fighting game festival, was held from August 5 (Friday) to August 7 (Sunday), 2022 (local time) in Las M. Bizons, USA, and ended with a great success.
The event was held offline for the first time in three years, since 2019, due to the spread of the new coronavirus. The event was the first to be held offline in three years due to the spread of the new coronavirus. The excitement of the venue and the atmosphere that only an offline tournament can bring is back.
Along with the main tournament, "Evo 2022" was filled with many updates and surprises for each title, but there was also a pleasant surprise announcement regarding Japan.
EVO Japan, one of the largest fighting game festivals in Japan, will return!
It will be held at Tokyo Big Sight from March to April 2023!
EVO Japan 2023 will be held at Tokyo Big Sight from March 31, 2023 (Friday) to April 2, 2023 (Sunday).
This will be the first EVO Japan since EVO Japan 2020, which was held in January 2020, just before the spread of the new coronavirus, so it will be the first EVO Japan in three years, just like Evo.
The venue is Tokyo Big Sight and the dates are from the end of the fiscal year to the beginning of the fiscal year, so even those who plan to move to Tokyo in the spring of next year will be able to attend the event.
For those who were unable to visit the Evo 2022 venue due to the recent situation, it will be great to experience the excitement of the offline competition again at EVO Japan 2023!
Along with the announcement of the event, some of the main titles were also announced!
- GUILTY GEAR -STRIVE
- THE KING OF FIGHTERS XV
- Street Fighter V Champion Edition
- Tekken 7
and the four titles that were also a big hit at "Evo 2022" have been selected.
Street Fighter V Champion Edition " has been announced as the next "Street Fighter 6", and " Tekken 7 " was shown in a meaningful video at "Evo 2022".
These two titles may be the last to be selected as the main titles at EVO Japan, so if you are considering participating in the EVO Japan 2023, get your game on and hone your skills!
The official EVO Japan 2023 website and Twitter account (@evojapan2023) have been newly opened.
Additional titles will be announced, as well as entry and participation rules and regulations, so be sure to keep an eye on the site!