Evolution Championship Series news and updates

Alexandre "Hayatei" DubÃ-Bilodeau defeats Leif "Buffalo" Boisvert in Injustice 2 at Evolution 2018, the biggest fighting game tournament in the world at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center. Gail Fisher for ESPN

What is Evo?

Taking place from Aug. 3-5 at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, Evolution Championship Series is the biggest fighting game event of the year. This year features eight unique games: Guilty Gear Xrd REV 2, Super Smash Bros. Melee, Super Smash Bros. Wii U, Tekken 7, Dragon Ball FighterZ, Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition, BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle and Injustice 2.

Videos and features

No matter what the future brings, Evo clings to its roots

SonicFox adds yet another Evo trophy to his storied legacy

Problem-X outlasts defending champ Tokido for first Evo Street Fighter crown

Despite reset, SonicFox wins inaugural Dragon Ball FigtherZ at Evo

Evo 2018 ushers in a new era of Super Smash Bros. Melee

Evo 2018 ushers in a new era of Super Smash Bros. Melee

VIDEO: SonicFox comes back from a 3-0 reset to win the Dragon Ball FighterZ title

VIDEO: Rick Fox discusses the IOC esports summit

VIDEO: Rick Fox discusses the rapid financial growth of esports and Echo Fox

VIDEO: Leffen sits down to talk Evo win with ESPN

VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS: Leffen makes history at Evo

Leffen breaks through for first Smash Bros. Melee Evo championship

OMITO claims Guilty Gear title at Evo

Lima and his Bayonetta claim Super Smash Bros. for Wii U Evo crown

Beast tamed, champion remains in hunt for Evo 2018 Street Fighter Crown

Close matches set up tight final day in DBFZ and Tekken 7 at Evo

VIDEO: Justin Wong on the history of Evo

Daigo's legacy grows along with Evo

VIDEO: Armada is 'soul searching' to win Evo

VIDEO: Daigo on his history with Evo

VIDEO: What does it take to join Artist Alley?

VIDEO: Xavier Woods on the FGC

VIDEO: Jacob welcomes you to Day 2 of Evo

VIDEO: Prog on the current state of Smash

VIDEO: ESAM and MVD discuss what's in store for Smash

VIDEO: ESPN's Arash Markazi takes a stroll around the event floor at the Mandalay Convention Center on the first day of Evo 2018

Daigo Umehara's victory at VSFighting a resurgence for fighting game legend

Glory, tour points on the line in stacked Street Fighter Evo field

Familiar faces in contention for Melee

Dragon Ball FighterZ Evo debut is anyone's to win

All eyes on Bayonetta in Super Smash Bros. for Wii U at Evo