AnimEVO announces 19 games for this year’s massive Evo 2018 side tournament

By on March 26, 2018 at 9:05 pm
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AnimEVO is going all in at Vegas this year! With a focus on anime-style fighting games and puzzle games, the side tournament team has announced a whopping 19 titles for this year’s side tournament to Evo 2018.

Appearing on Super Desperation Radio, the following titles were announced:

  • Melty Blood Actress Again Current Code (PC)
  • Under Night In-Birth EXE:Late[st] (PlayStation 4)
  • Gundam Versus (PlayStation 4)
  • Hokuto no Ken/Fist of the North Star (Atomiswave Supergun)
  • Guilty Gear XX Accent Core Plus R (PlayStation 3)
  • Koihime Enbu (PlayStation 4)
  • The King of Fighters XIV (PlayStation 4)
  • Samurai Shodown V Special (PlayStation 4)
  • Garou: Mark of the Wolves (PlayStation 4)
  • Blazblue: Central Fiction (PlayStation 4)
  • Tatsunoko vs. Capcom (Nintendo Wii)
  • Puyopuyo Tetris (PlayStation 4/Nintendo Switch)
  • Catherine (PlayStation 3)
  • Super Puzzle Fighter II Turbo (CPS2 Supergun)
  • Arcana Heart 3 Love Max Six Stars!!!!!! (PC)
  • Bishoujo Senshi Sailor Moon S (Super Famicom)
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Tournament Fighters (Super Nintendo)
  • Vampire Savior (CPS2 Supergun)
  • Yatagarasu Attack on Cataclysm (PC)

While registration has yet to get underway, they are still asking for more titles if other members of the community wish to run an event with them. Further, they have put out a call for volunteers to help run brackets.

[CORRECTION: Hokuto no Ken originally erroneously listed as being played on PlayStation 2.]

Source: AnimEVO

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