Sony has introduced PlayStation Tournaments: Evo Lounge, an all-new stay present that may function “thrilling content material and divulges” from prime preventing sport builders and publishers.
Capcom (Avenue Fighter), Warner Bros., (MultiVersus, Mortal Kombat, Injustice), Bandai Namco (Tekken, Dragon Ball FighterZ), Arc System Works (Responsible Gear), and SNK (King of Fighters) will all take part within the stay present, which airs stay from Evo 2022 on August 5 and 6, in keeping with PlayStation Weblog.
Sony hasn’t hinted at the kind of bulletins we will count on, however contemplating the breadth of acclaimed sequence between the taking part firms, preventing sport followers will probably need to tune into the present — or keep tuned to IGN for any huge bulletins. Evo Lounge will likely be hosted by unspecified gamers and commentators from the preventing sport neighborhood.
This would be the first in-person Evo occasion held by Sony, who bought the match in 2021. (The corporate held a digital-only occasion final August, however canceled the in-person Evo Showcase resulting from COVID-19 considerations.)
Sony beforehand introduced the nine-game Evo 2022 lineup: Avenue Fighter 5: Championship Version, Responsible Gear Try, Mortal Kombat 11 Final, Tekken 7, King of Fighters 15, Melty Blood: Sort Lumina, Dragon Ball FighterZ, Granblue Fantasy: Versus, and Skullgirls: 2nd Encore.
Smash Bros. is notably absent from the lineup, as Nintendo selected to not take part in Evo 2022.
Jordan is a contract author for IGN.