EVO will not happen this year in a traditional way this year due to COVID-19, this year the Brawlers will face each other online and a live event, so the new format was announced with a video.
At first the event will take place over five weekends, accompanied by several special attractions and four open tournaments. The event will have seven games, one less than previously announced; being: Night In-Birth, Dragon Ball Fighter Z, Tekken 7, Street Fighter 5, Soulcalibur6, Granblue Fantasy Versus and Samurai Shodown.
The open tournament games will be Mortal Kombat 11, Killer Instinct, Them's Fighting Herds and Skullgirls 2nd Encore.
The Super Smash Bross game will not participate in the event, apparently, the reason for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate have been removed from the competition are for some problems with the online mode. At first this may have probably been the reason the event organizers removed Nintendo's fight title from the tournament.
EVO 2020 will start on July 4th and end on August 2nd. Being on the 4th and 5th, 11th and 12th, 18th and 19th, 25th and 26th, July 31st to August 2nd. Check out the official website of EVO 2020.
EVO is an annual e-sports competition exclusively for fighting games. Being an open tournament and uses a double elimination format. As in Super Battle Opera, participants travel from all over the world to participate, most notably from Japan. The first Evolution was a Super Street Fighter II Turbo and Street Fighter Alpha 2 tournament called Battle of the Bay. 2002. Over the years, tournaments have taken on ever greater proportions.