Fans excited to start their professional fighting game career in Skullgirls or Mortal Kombat will be glad to know that sign-ups for the first EVO Online have started, though with some caveats.
The prestigious fighting game tournament will be accepting applicants from all over the world, however they will be limiting participation to three regions.
EVO President Joey Cuellar (@MrWiz) twitter explains the restrictive region set as being due to a problem with regional laws.
Meanwhile, prospective viewers can view the tournament schedule below.
EVO Online is an online tournament held due to many cancellations this year as a result of the ongoing COVID 19 Pandemic.
The reliance on good netcode has given many smaller games such as Them’s Fighting Herds and Skullgirls 2nd Encore a chance to shine.