SNK CORPORATION CORPORATION (Corporate HQ: Suita-city, Osaka, Japan, Company President & CEO: Koichi Toyama) is pleased to announce that “SAMURAI SHODOWN”, SNK’s latest fighting game, has been chosen as a main tournament title at “Evolution Championship Series 2020” (EVO 2020) the world’s biggest fighting game tournament in Las Vegas, NV held during July 31st – Aug. 2nd 2020 (PST).
“EVO 2020” event outline
Evolution Championship Series 2020 (EVO 2020)
July 31 (Fri.) through Aug. 2 (Sun.) 2020
Las Vegas, NV
Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino, Las Vegas
The SAMURAI SHODOWN series started back in 1993 and paved the way for extreme weapon-based fighting games. Now the series is back with a reboot where all its stunning characters and stages have been brought to life in stunning 3D. It went on sale June, 2019 for PlayStation®4 and Xbox One consoles, and November for STADIA. We are also preparing to release SAMURAI SHODOWN for the Nintendo SwitchTM on February 25th, 2020.