As you may remember back in March – Sony Interactive Entertainment and RTS Esports Business Together you won the Evo fighting championship. Nintendo said at the time that it would continue to “evaluate” the Evo as it planned for the future. Super Smash Bros. Tournament activity.
It seems that a decision has already been made. According to an announcement from the team at Evo, Nintendo has decided to pull Super Smash Bros. from the event. Admittedly, it’s a huge hit, as the series has been featured in the fighting games championship since 2007.
Here is Evo’s full statement:
“Since 2007, we’ve seen historic Super Smash Bros moments created at Evo events. We are saddened that Nintendo has chosen not to continue that legacy with us this year. In the future, we hope to once again celebrate Super Smash Bros. The community is on your side.”
As mentioned earlier, there will also be a teaser for Evo 2022 – it will take place on March 8th.
Nintendo previously mentioned how “I’ve enjoyed interacting with fans in previous Evo sessions” and wished the show’s organizers all the best in their new project. Nintendo recently hosted a file Special Tournament Events In partnership with Panda Global.
If we become aware of any updates, we will let you know. How do you feel about this decision? Leave a comment below.
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