Evo 2022's ultimate sport registration numbers launched

The Sunday finals occasions are King of Fighters, Tekken, Road Fighter and Responsible Gear

The Sunday finals occasions are King of Fighters, Tekken, Road Fighter and Responsible Gear


For the primary time in latest historical past, the order of Evo 2022’s finals is set purely on entrant numbers, and there’s hundreds of gamers seeking to make their mark on the event sequence’ huge return.


The organizers for Evo 2022 have now launched the ultimate registration numbers for subsequent month’s occasion the place there’s been some adjustments from the final time we heard concerning the numbers.

Solely the highest 4 combating video games are receiving the coveted Sunday finals spot on the bigger venue, in order that honor this 12 months goes to The King of Fighters 15 with 1,104 entrants, Tekken 7 with 1,220, Road Fighter 5’s 1,320 and eventually Responsible Gear Try to shut issues out with a whopping 2,161.

That leaves 5 video games for Saturday evening being Melty Blood: Sort Lumina at 411 entries, Mortal Kombat 11 with 464, Granblue Fantasy: Versus at 528 and Dragon Ball FighterZ’s 636.

Skullgirls could have their finals on Friday evening with the sport’s 295 gamers signing up.

Since we obtained the primary replace in April, it seems that Tekken, Mortal Kombat and Dragon Ball have all risen the ranks, however Responsible Gear and Road Fighter firmly held their high positions.

With 7,445 attendees signed up, that could be a respectable bit smaller than Evo 2019’s numbers which reached 9,230 attendees, however the event can be lacking that 12 months’s largest sport, Tremendous Smash Bros. Final, that had a whopping 3,534 opponents.

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It’s not too shocking that Evo 2022 couldn’t fairly attain the peak of 2019 contemplating many gamers are doubtless nonetheless cautious about journey and huge crowds on high of Smash’s absence, however it’s an awesome signal that they had been nonetheless capable of nearly match 2018’s numbers after basically 3 years away.

Responsible Gear Try has the glory of being the primary title within the sequence to ever headline an offline Evo, and presumably will go down as the biggest Responsible Gear event in historical past.

King of Fighters 15 is the opposite huge new sport this 12 months, and whereas it fell simply shy of beating out Evo staples like Road Fighter and Tekken, Evo 2022 doubtless marks one of many largest KOF brackets ever too.

Road Fighter 5 and Tekken 7 each dropped about 600 gamers from the place they had been at in 2019, however this does present that persons are nonetheless keen on what is probably going their final Evo on the mainstage.

With hundreds of opponents from around the globe, guarantees of huge reveals and doubtless too many hype moments to rely forward, Evo seems to be attempting to come back again in an enormous approach below their new administration.

Evo 2022 is all set to happen August 5–7 with finals set for the Michelob ULTRA Enviornment at Mandalay Bay Resort & On line casino in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Tremendous Smash Bros. Final – 3,492

Road Fighter 5: Arcade Version – 1,929

Tekken 7 – 1,885

Samurai Shodown – 1,719

Mortal Kombat 11 – 1,567

Below Evening In-Beginning Exe:Late[st] – 1,156

Dragon Ball FighterZ – 1,191

Soul Calibur 6 – 742

BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle – 640