Evo 2020 canceled, moving online
The organizers for the Evolution Championship Series aka Evo, the biggest fighting tournament in gaming, were hoping the COVID-19 pandemic would pass before throwing in the towel on their event but unfortunately, they’re having to pull the plug. Originally scheduled for July 31 to August 2 at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, Evo 2020 has officially been canceled.
In a tweet on the event’s official Twitter page, organizers made the announcement promising refunds to everyone who purchased tickets. They also announced that they’ll be bringing some of their planned tournaments online and to stay tuned for more information.
Check out the tweet below:
A message from the Evo team... pic.twitter.com/ANXUXDiNGK
— EVO (@EVO) May 1, 2020