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ArcRevo America Online 2020 Northeast results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

The American portion of ArcRevo Online continues, with this week's region being the Northeast area.

Notable players competing include TSB|Bace, OmniSScythe, TempestNYC, SonicSol, BDG|Teiga, UBW|Nyczbrandon, Diaphone, Sugoi|UnsafeOnHit, A3Religion, PME, NYDanteT, Mikeand1ke, 56k and many more.

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ArcRevo Japan Online 2020 results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

The Japanese portion of ArcRevo Online begins this weekend and will continue for the next few weeks.

Notable players participating in this third week include iXA|Gouda, GRPT|DoraBang, CO|Fenrich, Pizamayo, LGK|Ryouta, Domi, ExE|Noble, GPG|Abegen, AMTRS|KojiKOG, Tsujikawa, Chou, Mabushin and many, many more.

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These memes parodying Arc System Works' ridiculous fighting game intros are hilariously on point from iconic Futurama lines to random billboard signs

Arc System Works is one of the premier fighting game developers in the world now, and while their licensed titles like Dragon Ball FighterZ and Granblue Fantasy: Versus are usually more tame in their round starters, the company's original titles still get pretty ridiculous with their intros.

With Guilty Gear and BlazBlue battle start sequences continuing to sound like soliloquies with a questionable use of the English language, fans started creating their own parodies with random generators, clips from other shows / video games or even strange examples taken from real life which are pretty hilarious and on point.

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ArcRevo America Online 2020 South/Southeast results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

The American portion of ArcRevo Online continues, with this week's region being the South/Southeast area.

Notable players competing include Fame96, GGC|Real Ice, TectalEastside, Uri, Elyon, MastaStef, YoGameWizard and many more.

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ArcRevo America Online 2020 Midwest results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

The American portion of ArcRevo Online begins this week, and the first region to compete is the Midwest.

Notable players competing include SQ, FF|ElvenShadow, MWM|ZachInABox, Duckator, Sethlolol, Daze, and many more, even including EventHubs' very own EH|Darkhorse.

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ArcREVO Online America 2020 final event in December officially cancelled due to COVID-19 concerns

Arc System Works has announced that the final ArcREVO Online America 2020 event that was to be held in December 2020 has been officially cancelled. Originally, the final event was to take place as an offline event on December 5, 2020 in Southern California.

The event was inevitably cancelled due to concerns of safety with regards to the COVID-19 global pandemic. When plans were made for the event by Arc System Works, there was hope that the situation would stabilize by December.

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Sony's Big in Japan Sale on PS4 features great fighting game deals including SF5: Champion Edition's Upgrade Kit and Samurai Shodown NeoGeo Collection

There are so many great fighting games this generation to choose from that it becomes hard to decide which ones to pick up and put time into, but digital sales make it pretty easy to add to our collections and backlogs.

Sony is currently running their Big in Japan Sale for the PlayStation 4 which unsurprisingly includes a lot of good fighting game deals for players looking to pick up newer titles or get back to classics.

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GWO 2020 Autumn results

Update: This story has been updated with final results.

GWO 2020 Autumn is a online event happening in Japan this weekend (and a few days after the weekend as well).

Notable players participating include Xeph, Gamera, Omito, Score, Laggia, M', BNBBN, Tahichi, Nage, TRL|Daru, KojiKOG, Nakamura, Ruki, Takehara, Kyamei, Tsujikawa, Sabamiso, FAB, Chou, Pizamayo, TY, Ranger and Jajamaru, though there are obviously many, many more as well.

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AnimEVO 2020 results

Update: This story has been updated with final results for all four weeks of competition.

While there obviously won't be any official EVO event this year due to serious allegations surfacing, it must be stressed that AnimEVO has no affiliation with the official event and will be proceeding as usual, putting the spotlight on games that don't always get to shine as much as they deserve.

The game list for this event is absolutely massive and will be detailed further below — but a lot of games are going to get their time to shine throughout August as AnimEVO proceeds throughout the entire month with a dedicated schedule for each weekend, so make sure you don't miss your favorite games being played by referring to the official site.

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ARCREVO America Online 2020 details revealed with $40,000 prize pool for finals, registration now open

With the cancellation of all standard fighting game pro circuits this year, publishers have moved events to purely online with one of the largest starting up in the near future.

Arc System Works revealed the full schedule and details for ARCREVO America Online 2020 including dates, its unique team-based structure, $40,000 prize pool for finals and more for Granblue Fantasy: Versus and BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle.

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ARCREVO Online revealed along with Tekken and Soul Calibur Online Challenge tournament series

This year pretty much put a full stop to all major fighting game tournaments and forced the closure of regular eSports circuits, but the publishers are pivoting to online as the answer in these times.

Both Bandai Namco and Arc System Works had announcements during the Japan Fighting Game Publishers Roundtable by revealing the Tekken and Soul Calibur Online Challenge tournament series along with ARCREVO Online respectively.

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Mortal Kombat 11: Aftermath featured in PlayStation's Summer Sale alongside other hot fighting game discounts

The summer months used to mean a sparse release line up for video game players which has evolved over the years into an event that presents some of the best sales of the year, and that includes fighting games too.

PlayStation's digital Summer Sale is now underway which includes the first big discount for Mortal Kombat 11's Aftermath expansion that we've seen for the platform.

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Steam Summer Sale brings in the best fighting game discounts including Street Fighter 5: Champion Edition for the first time and all EVO Online games

Fighting game players finding a home on the PC platform have grown exponentially over the past decade or so, and now they're in for a big seasonal treat for the next few weeks.

Steam is now running its annual Summer Sale starting today which includes some of the best deals for fighting games that we've seen in quite some time including the first notable discounts for Street Fighter 5: Champion Editon, all EVO Online titles and dozens more of the big names.

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BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle eclipses 450,000 copies sold 2 years after launch

BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle has served as one of Arc System Works' mainstage and premier fighting game entries since even before its release back in 2018, and now we have a better understanding of how the game has performed these past two years.

Arc System Works announced today BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle reached 450,000 copies shipped and sold digitally which may not seem like a ton at first glance, but is actually pretty decent for the series overall.

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Arc System Works restructures as company continues to grow with new leadership for development teams, BlazBlue's creator shifts gears

Arc System Works has really grown up over the past decade to become one of the premier fighting game developers in the world right alongside Capcom and Bandai Namco by concurrently running titles like Guilty Gear, Dragon Ball FighterZ and BlazBlue while simultaneously picking up new series.

To compensate for all of their more recent growth, ArcSys announced they have restructured their company and developers including a new position for the creator of the BlazBlue series and other key fighting game employees.

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Mortal Kombat 11: Aftermath, Soul Calibur 6 and BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle featured in official PlayStation 4 Tournaments: Open Series starting in June

The tournament landscape for fighting games has been essentially turned on its head like the rest of the world in 2020, but at least there's a rising number of cool online events jumping in to try and help fill that void.

Sony themselves will also be taking part in supporting these events once again, as the company announced their PlayStation 4 Tournaments: Open Series which includes three big fighting games in Mortal Kombat 11: Aftermath, Soul Calibur 6 and BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle.

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PlayStation Big in Japan Sale brings steep discounts to the top fighting games around including recent titles like Under Night In-Birth Exe:Late[cl-r]

Golden Week is just about to start up in Japan, and with it comes a slew of big video game sales from developers in the major region which of course includes a healthy serving of fighting games as well.

PlayStation is now running the Big in Japan Sale to commemorate the holiday featuring hundreds of really good deals on PS4 titles with dozens available that may be of interest to the fighting game community.

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