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EVO 2015 Game Roster

  • Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3
  • Ultra Street Fighter IV
  • Killer Instinct
  • Guilty Gear Xrd
  • Mortal Kombat X
  • Persona 4 Arena Ultimax
  • Super Smash Bros. Melee
  • Super Smash Bros. for Wii U
  • Tekken 7

Tournament Rules

General Rules for EVO 2015

  • All games will be played on the default settings, unless otherwise specified, below.
  • All macros available via the in-game controller configuration menu are allowed.
  • Hardware programmable input entry, rapid-fire, or other hardware assisted mechanisms are strictly forbidden.
  • Accidentally pausing the game at any time during the fight may force you to forfeit the round (solely at a judge’s discretion).
  • Any player using “Random Select” to pick their character, must “Random Select” again if they win the match, provided that there is no way to pick a certain character in the random box.
  • You must provide your own controller for games played on all systems.
  • All converters are the responsibility of the player.
  • Cronus Max Plus and Titan One conveters are banned.
  • All wireless controllers which pair to the XBOX 360 and PlayStation 3 are banned.
  • XBOX One wireless controllers are allowed to be used only with a USB cable, and no batteries or battery pack in the controller.
  • PlayStation 4 Dual Shock controllers are allowed, but must remain at the pool stations during tournament play.
  • Nintendo 3DS, 2DS, or WiiU gamepad are not allowed. Pro Controller as well as GameCube controllers are allowed for Smash Bros. for WiiU.
  • Removing the battery or otherwise disabling these controllers is NOT OK.  You may not use these controllers under any circumstances.
  • 3rd party controllers which pair to a dongle like the MadCatz controllers are fine.

Ultra Street Fighter IV

  • Game version: US XBox 360
  • Game Settings: Versus Mode, 99 Seconds, 2/3 Rounds, 2/3 Games, Edition Select=Off, No Handicap
  • The top 8 competitors will play 3/5 Matches.
  • If the players do not agree on a stage within 15 seconds, the match will be random stage select.
  • Winner may change ultra (only if opponent changes characters), but has to pick ultra first after loser picks character.

Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3

  • Game version: US Xbox 360
  • Game Settings: 99 Seconds, 3/5 Games, Default Handicap, Default Damage
  • You may not use any glitch that prevents the game from being played. This includes game freezing, game resetting, player freezing, dead body infinites, etc.
  • Winner must keep exact same team (including assists), but may switch order of assists via loading screen.
  • Galactus is banned in tournament play.
  • No multiple characters are allowed on the same team.

Killer Instinct

  • Game version: US Xbox One
  • Game Settings:  2/3 Games, 99 Seconds
  • If the players do not agree on a stage within 15 seconds, the match will be random stage select.
  • There will be no customizing colors, names or items at any time before or during a tournament match. Any player that does so will be given a loss.

Mortal Kombat X

  • Game version: PlayStation 4
  • Game Settings: Versus Mode,  2/3 Games, 99 Seconds
  • If the players do not agree on a stage within 15 seconds, the match will be random stage select.

Guilty Gear Xrd

  • Game version: PlayStation 3
  • Game Settings: Versus Mode,  2/3 Rounds, 2/3 Games
  • If the players do not agree on a stage within 15 seconds, the match will be random stage select.

Persona 4 Arena: Ultimax

  • Game version: PlayStation 3
  • Game Settings: Versus Mode,  2/3 Games
  • If the players do not agree on a stage within 15 seconds, the match will be random stage select.

Tekken 7

  • Game version: Arcade
  • Game Settings:  2/3 Games, 99 Seconds
  • If the players do not agree on a stage within 15 seconds, the match will be random stage select.
  • There will be no customizing colors, names or items at any time before or during a tournament match. Any player that does so will be given a loss.

Super Smash Bros. Melee

  • Game version: US Nintendo GameCube
  • Game Settings: 4 Stock, 8 Minute Time Limit, No Items, Pause Disabled, 2/3 Games
  • Starter stages: Yoshi’s Story, Fountain of Dreams, Final Destination, Battlefield, Dream Land.
  • Counter-pick Stages: Pokemon Stadium.
  • Wobbling is legal. Freezing and infinite stalling are not legal.
  • First stage is decided by banning from the Starter Stages in P1-P2-P2-P1 order.
  • Winning player is not locked into the same character for the next match, but has to pick before loser selects character.
  • Following stages decided by winner banning one stage from all stages and then loser choosing.
  • Any matches that are best of five, there are no stage bans.
  • You may not choose a stage you have already won on unless mutually agreed to.

Super Smash Bros. for Wii U

  • Game version: US Nintendo WiiU
  • Game Settings: 2 Stock, 5 Minute Time Limit, Items Off, Equipment Off, 2/3 Games
  • Amiibo’s are banned.
  • Custom moves are allowed.
  • Starter stages: Battlefield, Final Destination, Smashville, Lylat Cruise, Town & City
  • Counter-pick stages: Castle Siege, Delfino Plaza, Duck Hunt, Halberd
  • Winning player is not locked into the same character for the next match, but has to pick before loser selects character.
  • You may not choose a stage you have already won on unless mutually agreed to.

Countries represented at EVO 2015
  • Australia
  • Belgium
  • Brazil
  • Canada
  • Cayman Islands
  • Chile
  • Dominican Republic
  • England
  • France
  • Germany
  • Guam
  • Iceland
  • Ireland
  • Japan
  • Kuwait
  • Mexico
  • Peru
  • Puerto Rico
  • Russia
  • Singapore
  • South Africa
  • South Korea
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Taiwan
  • Turkey
  • United Arab Emirates
  • United States
  • Venezuela
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Re: EVO Championship Series 2015 (Las Vegas, Nevada) - July 17 - 19, 2015
« Reply #1 on: 10 of March of 2015, 02:29:50 AM »
*Post reserved for side tournament information and streams*

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Re: EVO Championship Series 2015 (Las Vegas, Nevada) - July 17 - 19, 2015
« Reply #2 on: 10 of March of 2015, 02:45:54 PM »
And with that, I have now finished posting the format for the new EVO tournament discussion threads (Thus explaining the reserved post for side tournament information). Feel free to discuss and hype up the tournament!