Sony has introduced that PlayStation has acquired the Evolution Preventing Video games Match. Revealed on the Sony Interactive Entertainment blog, it was acknowledged that EVO would be the starting of the following chapter for PlayStation’s efforts in esports leisure. Identified for bringing preventing recreation tournaments to the forefront with video games like Road Fighter, Tekken, and Tremendous Smash Bros., the EVO Preventing Video games Match has launched many careers of a number of well-known gamers, reminiscent of Justin Wong and Daigo Umehara.
Final 12 months, EVO 2020 was cancelled following the unfold of COVID-19 and after accusations of sexual harassment from EVO founder Joey “Mr. Wizard” Cueller got here to gentle. In a follow-up assertion, head of Enterprise Growth for EVO, Mark Julio, acknowledged that the union with PlayStation will permit them to proceed supporting the preventing recreation neighborhood underneath new management. Evo 2021 continues to be on observe, and will likely be a web-based occasion set for this August.
Additionally essential to notice. @EVO continues to be open to all platforms. The groups at PlayStation and RTS are enabling us to proceed working with our neighborhood to help preventing video games. https://t.co/NKMQUSvkfj
— Mark Julio (マークマン) (@MarkMan23) March 18, 2021
For extra on the current information of EVO underneath new possession, examine again with GameSpot as extra particulars are available.