The Evo Championship Series 2009 kicks off this weekend. One weekend, 6 tournaments, 50,000 matches. The worlds’s largest and longest-running fighting game competition is back in Vegas this weekend at the Rio Resort and Casino. The gamers will be playing Street Fighter IV, Soul Calibur IV, Marvel Vs Capcom 2, Super Street Fighter II Turbo HD Remix, Guilty Gear XX: Accent Core, Street Fighter III: Third Strike, and a special BlazBlue exhibition.
The tournament will feature:
If you are in Vegas this weekend, you can attend the event for free and are also welcomed to play at the freeplay stations. For all the people not in Vegas, we all will be able to watch the free stream, which will be running all weekend long. You can watch the stream right here.