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VS Fighting 2017 results from Birmingham, UK

It was a big weekend for fighting game tournaments across the globe. Having lent my private jet to a friend, it was easiest for me to travel an hour up the road to attend VS Fighting 2017 at Millennium Point in Birmingham.It was a fun weeke...

 
 
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VS Fighting UK tournament hits Birmingham this weekend

This weekend sees VS Fighting, one of Britain's biggest fighting game tournaments, gather together players from the UK and Europe to wage war on a selection of titles old and new.Street Fighter V, Injustice 2, Tekken 7, Guilty Gear Xrd, Kil...

 
 
 
 
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Street Fighter V's character usage in EVO 2017 finals

Below is an interesting image comparing the character usage within EVO 2016's Street Fighter V finals against the finals of EVO 2017, which took place last weekend.It shows a distinct turnaround in character choice, almost assuredly the bac...

 
 
 
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We are the (EVO 2017) champions, my friend

Another Evolution Fighting Championship has come to an end. Thousands of fight-fans descended on Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas this weekend to test their mettle against the world's top players in major and minor tournaments. When the dust settl...

 
 
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Disney XD to broadcast the Smash Bros. for Wii U EVO finals

This year's Evolution Champion Series is well underway, and I'm sure you've settled on which tournaments you want to keep tabs on. One of the ones I'll be watching closely is Super Smash Bros. for Wii U because it's got much more of a ...

 
 
 
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Arika's new fighter will be playable at EVO

The Evolution Championship Series is sort of like fighting game Christmas. Skilled players from around the world gather to virtually punch each other in the face, and it's the hypest thing of the year. Making it even more enticing for those...

 
 
 
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Nintendo is hosting a Splatoon 2 tournament at E3

Last year's E3 was a special one for Nintendo. The company dedicated its entire show-floor presence to The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, a move that seemed questionable as hell going into the expo but ended up paying off thanks to fa...

 
 
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First EVO Japan Championship announces dates and location

First announced during EVO 2016, and later confirmed for a January 2018 date at Tokyo Game Show that September, we finally have a hard confirmation date for the inaugural EVO Japan Championship Coming January 26-28th, 2018, Evolution Champi...

 
 
 
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Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 takes the EVO 2017 fan vote

EVO 2017 has filled the vacant spot on its lineup. Fighting game fans voted with their wallets, and the game that brought in the most money for Make-A-Wish International was none other than our dear old friend Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3, ...

 
 
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EVO 2017 Championship lineup revealed

The EVO Championship is always the hypest weekend for fighting games and this year's iteration of the tournament is going to be no different. Announced on a live stream, this year's lineup has some pretty cool inclusions. Along with the eig...

 
 
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Here are your 2016 Pokemon World Champions

All weekend long, hundreds of Pokémon players from around the world converged on San Francisco, CA for the eighth annual Pokémon World Championship. After three days of good-spirited competition, eight have been crowned as the...

 
 
 
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Olympics got you bummed out? Watch The International instead!

Regardless of you interest in sports, you've no doubt heard plenty of awful news surrounding this year's summer Olympics. It's not anything new, really, since plenty of dilapidated and/or corrupt cities have held the Olympics, distracting v...

 
 
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EVO is heading to Japan

At long last, the Evolution Championship Series is expanding to Japan, EVO business development manager Mark Julio announced Sunday alongside Capcom's Yoshinori Ono and Bandai Namco's Katsuhiro Harada at this year's tournament in Las Vegas,...

 
 
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It's EVO 2016 weekend! Let's watch some fighting games

Gosh, it's already here. It's EVO 2016 weekend! The celebrated fighting game tournament began earlier today in Las Vegas, and I've been struggling all morning to tear myself away from watching Smash Bros. on the main stream. Let's get righ...

 
 
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The Dota 2 Manila Major is officially underway

Hey there my fellow Dota 2 fans, it's been too long! I've fallen out of the scene in the past couple of months, but with the recent release of the Battle Pass, which included the upcoming Compendium for the next International, I've bee...

 
 
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North America's Tekken 7 tournament is underway

Bandai Namco is making the rounds across North America with the arcade version of Tekken 7. The company shared its schedule for this year's King of the Iron Fist Tournament, which will make 18 stops in cities primarily in the United States ...

 
 
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Come and watch the Pokemon UK National Championships here!

If you’re a fan of Pokémon, you might want to get your arse over to Twitch very shortly. For the first time ever the three European Nationals are being streamed online, and the first event held in Liverpool, England will be st...

 
 
 




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