Road to EVO 2013 – CEO 2013 Scheduled for June 28 – 30 in Orlando, Florida; Registration Now Open

By on March 4, 2013 at 10:14 pm

Tonight, Community Effort Orlando organizer Alex Jebailey unveiled the trailer for this year’s event. CEO 2013 will once again be a major part of the Road to EVO, held for the third year in a row at the Wyndham Resort in Orlando, Florida from June 28 to 30. As each year goes by, this tournament series continues to grow larger and more impressive, and Jebailey’s sure to have a great weekend cooked up for attendees in 2013.


Road to EVO 2013

As one of the five stops on the Road to EVO 2013, CEO 2013 will be providing seeding points to top placers in every official EVO game. Being the last of these stops means the event is sure to see some fierce competition as players vie for higher placings in the EVO brackets the following month.

Tournament Lineup

CEO 2013 will feature seven of the eight official EVO 2013 games, as well as two special community titles (Skullgirls, Divekick) and NetherRealm Studios’ latest fighter, Injustice: Gods Among Us. The full list of titles featured at CEO 2013 and their console designations have been included below.

  • Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition ver. 2012 (Xbox 360) – EVO Seed
  • Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 (Xbox 360) – EVO Seed
  • Street Fighter x Tekken ver. 2013 (Xbox 360) – EVO Seed
  • King of Fighters XIII (Xbox 360) – EVO Seed
  • Mortal Kombat 9 (PlayStation 3) – EVO Seed
  • Tekken Tag Tournament 2 (PlayStation 3) – EVO Seed
  • Persona 4 Arena (PlayStation 3) – EVO Seed
  • Injustice: Gods Among Us (PlayStation 3)
  • Skullgirls (PlayStation 3)
  • Divekick (PlayStation 3)

As revealed in the trailer above, CEO 2013’s official stream will be provided by Haunts and his fantastic Capcom Fighters crew. If you aren’t able to attend, they will allow you to live vicariously through their broadcast with looks at the weekend’s competition. In addition, iPlayWinner’s Deuce will be streaming all non-Capcom games through his channel, meaning there will always be something interesting for you to watch no matter your game preferences.

CEO 2013 Fightermania

Most of you probably noticed the quick teaser near the end of the trailer for something dubbed Fightermania, which is scheduled for Friday, June 28. While it only provided a look at the logo, Jebailey promises that the event will include “FGC exhibition matches like you’ve never seen before.” More information should be released as we draw closer to CEO 2013, so stay tuned!

More information on CEO 2013 can be found through the official CEO Gaming website. Make sure to register and secure your spot in this Road to EVO 2013 event.