EVO 2013 preview: Notable players, streams, brackets, schedule, vote for winners and more - July 12-14 in Las Vegas

Posted by Jonathan 'Catalyst' Grey • July 9, 2013 at 9 p.m. PDT
EVO 2013 preview: Notable players, streams, brackets, schedule, vote for winners and more - July 12-14 in Las Vegas The world's biggest fighting game tournament is going down this weekend, and we'll have full coverage of everything happening in and around EVO 2013 here on EventHubs.

You'll be able to check the site for all of the latest results, live streams, battle logs, bracket updates and more updated constantly throughout the weekend, as the world's best fighting game players descend on Las Vegas, Nevada at the Paris hotel.

There will be a panel from Capcom USA staff and NetherRealm Studios will announced a 5th DLC character for Injustice: Gods Among Us, likely on Sunday, possibly before the finals for that game plays out.

Hit the jump to check out our full preview of the event, including notable players, a schedule, stream information, polls to vote on which players will win SSF4 AE v2012 and UMvC3 and quite a bit more.

EVO 2013 breakdown


Official tournament games and (unofficial) entrance numbers:
1. SSF4 AE v2012 - 1,601 players
2. UMvC3 - 1,297 players
3. Smash - 696 players
4. Injustice - 582 players
5. SFxT - 545 players
6. KoF13 - 433 players
7. P4A - 400 players
8. TTT2 - 355 players
9. MK9 - 233 players

Date, time and location: July 12-14, 2013. Action starts at 8 a.m. PDT / 3 p.m. GMT on both Friday and Saturday and 10 a.m. PDT / 5 p.m. GMT on Sunday. It will be held at the Paris hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

Notable players, by region


North America: AGE|NYChrisG, EG|Justin Wong, coL|Filipino Champ, EG|PR Balrog, EG|Ricky Ortiz, EMP|Dieminion, FNATIC|Perfect Legend, EMP|Flocker, RZR|Latif, MH|Ray Ray, AGE|Flash Metroid, AGE|WolfKrone, Mike Ross, NGL|Marq Teddy, EMP|IFC Yipes, AGE|Fanatiq, AGE|Knives, AGE|Vangief, AGE|Snake Eyez, TS|Arturo Sanchez, EG|fLoE, LxG|Infrit, MH|Unkn0wn.

Japan: MCZ|Daigo, RZR|Fuudo, MCZ|Tokido, HORI|Sako, MCZ|Mago, Kazunoko, Nemo, Bonchan, EG|Momochi, Uryo, Haitani, Dogura, MOV, Eita, MameSpider, Abegen, VX, G.X., RZR|Itabashi Zangief.

Europe: WW|Ryan Hart, Alioune, WDM|Luffy, WW|Andreas, WW|F-Word, Popi, Starnab, CG|Problem X, CDV|Whiteblack and Zak Bennett.

Else where: Infiltration, DM|Xian, AVM|GamerBee, CafeID|Poongko, HumanBomb, Qanba|Xiao Hai, KaneBlueRiver, Dark Jeiwa and Laugh.

And many more than we could possibly fit in here.

Other details


Side exhibitions and tournaments:

WW|Ryan Hart is hosting a 7v7 SSF4 AE v2012 Europe vs. USA tournament on Friday night.

There's a 3v3 SSF4 AE v2012 event featuring competitors from around the globe on Friday.

Skullgirls has a side tournament running with a guaranteed prize pot of $2,000 USD, it takes place Friday and Saturday.

ST Games is a set of four SSF2T tournaments hosted by Super Turbo Revival.

Panels:

Friday
12 p.m. - 1 p.m. Indie game developers
2 p.m. - 4 p.m. Meet the Skullgirls team
5 p.m. - 7 p.m. Maximillian's 'Assist Me Season 3' and Online Warrior Q&A

Saturday
10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Rebooting Killer Instinct as a modern fighting game
12 p.m. to 1 p.m. Street Fighter Nation
2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Mad Catz: For the community, by the community

Who will win the EVO 2013 Super Street Fighter 4 Arcade Edition v2012 tournament?

1. MCZ|Daigo: 447 votes / 25.8%
2. Infiltration: 413 votes / 23.8%
3. DM|Xian: 219 votes / 12.6%
4. Mike Ross: 165 votes / 9.5%
5. HORI|Sako: 133 votes / 7.7%
6. AVM|GamerBee: 42 votes / 2.4%
7. Someone else: 39 votes / 2.2%
8. RZR|Fuudo: 33 votes / 1.9%
9. EMP|Dieminion: 28 votes / 1.6%
10. Popi: 22 votes / 1.3%
11. Kazunoko: 21 votes / 1.2%
12. EG|PR Balrog: 21 votes / 1.2%
13. AGE|NYChrisG: 18 votes / 1.0%
14. EG|Justin Wong: 16 votes / 0.9%
15. WDM|Luffy: 16 votes / 0.9%
16. Qanba|Xiao Hai: 15 votes / 0.9%
17. Uryo: 14 votes / 0.8%
18. CafeID|Poongko: 12 votes / 0.7%
19. RZR|Latif: 10 votes / 0.6%
20. EG|Momochi: 9 votes / 0.5%
21. MCZ|Tokido: 9 votes / 0.5%
22. MCZ|Mago: 8 votes / 0.5%
23. WW|Ryan Hart: 8 votes / 0.5%
24. Bonchan: 7 votes / 0.4%
25. HumanBomb: 5 votes / 0.3%
26. EG|Ricky Ortiz: 4 votes / 0.2%

Total votes: 1,734


Voting has closed

Who will win the EVO 2013 Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 tournament?

1. AGE|NYChrisG: 843 votes / 54.5%
2. coL|Filipino Champ: 140 votes / 9.0%
3. EG|Justin Wong: 131 votes / 8.5%
4. Nemo: 94 votes / 6.1%
5. Someone else: 73 votes / 4.7%
6. KaneBlueRiver: 40 votes / 2.6%
7. EMP|IFC Yipes: 36 votes / 2.3%
8. EMP|Flocker: 34 votes / 2.2%
9. MRN|Marn: 28 votes / 1.8%
10. EG|PR Balrog: 23 votes / 1.5%
11. MCZ|Tokido: 15 votes / 1.0%
12. EMP|Dieminion: 12 votes / 0.8%
13. MH|RayRay: 11 votes / 0.7%
14. BT|Clockw0rk: 10 votes / 0.6%
15. Denial|Dios X: 9 votes / 0.6%
16. Richard Nguyen: 7 votes / 0.5%
17. Kazunoko: 6 votes / 0.4%
18. MH|Unkn0wn: 6 votes / 0.4%
19. MH|Flux: 6 votes / 0.4%
20. Ranmasama: 4 votes / 0.3%
21. TFA|OMG Itz Andre: 4 votes / 0.3%
22. AGE|Fanatiq: 4 votes / 0.3%
23. Killer Kai: 4 votes / 0.3%
24. XAN|DJ Houshen: 4 votes / 0.3%
25. Neo: 2 votes / 0.1%
26. AGE|Knives: 2 votes / 0.1%

Total votes: 1,548


Voting has closed

Stream and tournament schedules, links and brackets


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Streams:
SRKEVO #1
SRKEVO #2
SRKEVO #3
FinestKO (P4A pools)
KaraStorm (SFxT pools)
IE Battlegrounds (SSF2T)
IE Battlegrounds #2 (TTT2 pools)
VGBootCamp (Smash pools)
Clash Tournaments (Smash Suite)

Official streaming duties will be handled by Team Spooky and iPlayWinner.

You can find a full breakdown of brackets here.

Contributions to this story by Zanpakto.

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