The Best Moments from the World's Biggest Fighting Game Tournament

Now that EVO 2011—the world's biggest and best fighting game tournament—has come to a close, it's time to look back at the best moments. Many of which have been thoughtfully compiled into this lovely video. » 8/09/11 6:30am 8/09/11 6:30am

Is This the First Competitive Gamer To Endorse a Laxative?

Kayo Satoh is not only a very talent fighting game player, she's also a model. Kayo, who fights under the moniker "KayoPolice", recently appeared at the Evo 2011 fighting championship. » 8/05/11 5:00am 8/05/11 5:00am

So, Just What Is "Hype"?

The word "hype", in this business at least, in most cases refers to the buzz surrounding an upcoming video game. For fighting game fans, though, it has a very different and not-so-specific meaning. » 8/04/11 5:30am 8/04/11 5:30am

Soulcalibur V Turned EVO 2011 Into the Stage of History

The freshly-concluded EVO 2011 wasn't just a fighting game tournament. It was a celebration of all things fighting, meaning there were things like developer panels. And where there are panels, there are gameplay videos. » 8/01/11 5:30am 8/01/11 5:30am

Watch An 8-Year-Old Kick Ass at EVO 2011

EVO 2011 is the fighting game tournament to end all fighting game tournaments, and while we've brought you the "official" winners, here's the real winner. Noah. Who is kicking some ass. Oh, and by the way, Noah is eight years old. » 8/01/11 3:30am 8/01/11 3:30am

The World's Most Famous Street Fighter Player Did Not Win EVO 2011

Just as we saw with the Marvel vs Capcom 3 final, the upsets continued this weekend at fighting game tournament EVO 2011, with Street Fighter "superstar" Daigo Umehara only able to finish fourth at this year's Super Street Fighter 4 Arcade Edition event. » 8/01/11 1:30am 8/01/11 1:30am

Meet Your EVO 2011 Champion (In Marvel vs Capcom 3)

As EVO 2011 draws to a close, we're starting to see our champions crowned in the two major games on show. First up is Marvel vs Capcom 3, with this year's honours going to Viscant. » 8/01/11 1:00am 8/01/11 1:00am

Watch EVO 2011 Go Down from the Comfort of Your Couch

The world's biggest, baddest fighting game tournament, EVO 2011, is fast approaching (it's this weekend!), and if you can get there and see it in person, that's awesome. If you can't, that's OK! You can still watch it from home. » 7/26/11 3:30am 7/26/11 3:30am

Japan's Best C. Viper Player Ready to Kick Ass at Evo 2011

Japanese model Kayo Satoh revealed that she'll be competing at this year's Evo fighting game championship. Very cool, considering that Satoh isn't only a talented player, but also a celebrity in Japan, regularly appearing on prime time television. Might mean more international exposure for Evo! [Kotaku Japan] » 7/07/11 7:30am 7/07/11 7:30am

EVO 2011 Tournament Schedule is Live

The EVO 2011 fighting tournament schedule is now live, with a breakdown of when the pools, semi-finals and finals occur. Things get started on July 29 and wrap up on July 31 with the EVO 2011 World Finals at 9 a.m. sharp! » 7/05/11 10:00pm 7/05/11 10:00pm