EVO 2014

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[e][h]EVO 2014
Tournament Information
Series:
Organizer:
Shoryuken (SRK)
Location:
USA Las Vegas
Format:
Double Elimination
Prize pool:
$9,700
Start Date:
July 11, 2014
End Date:
July 13, 2014
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
970
Singles Stages
Battlefield • Dream Land • Final Destination • Fountain of Dreams • Yoshi's Story • Pokémon Stadium (CP)
Chronology

EVO 2014 is the 2014 installment of Evolution, the annual world fighting game championships. For the second straight year, Super Smash Bros. Melee was featured as a main stage game alongside Ultra Street Fighter IV, Ultimate Marvel Vs. Capcom 3, BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma, Injustice: Gods Among Us and Killer Instinct as the event moved to the Westgate Las Vegas Hotel & Casino on the Las Vegas Strip.

Format[edit]

The Tournament is divided into 3 stages: Qualification Pools, Semi-final Bracket, and Tournament Finals. All of which are a form of a double elimination bracket of which any losses are carried over from one stage to the other. After 2 match losses, the player is eliminated from the tournament.

Qualification Pools

  • All players are divided into pools 8 or more
  • Double Elimination Bracket
  • All matches are best of 3
  • Top 2 players from each pool advance to the Semi-final Bracket: 1 to the Winner side, 1 to the Loser Side
    • Losses are Carried over

Semi-Final Bracket/Tournament Finals

  • Double Elimination Bracket
  • Finals Bracket is when only 8 players remain.
  • Winners Finals, Losers Finals, and Grand Finals are best of 5. All other matches are best of 3.[1]

Rules[edit]

The Standard Set of Rules apply with the following exceptions/additions shown below. A full listing of rules for EVO can be found here and here.

General Rules[edit]

  • Players have two (2) minutes after the match is called for to report to the station with equipment. Failing to do so will be considered a match forfeit. This is a ZERO TOLERANCE policy.

Gameplay Rules[edit]

  1. A draw match as determined by the game must be replayed.

Prize Pool[edit]

Final Singles Bracket[edit]

From Winners
 USA Mango
3
USA Mango
USA Hungrybox
July 13, 2014 15:28 PDT
Battlefield
Final Destination
Dream Land
Dream Land
Yoshi's Story
 USA Hungrybox
2
From Losers
 USA PPMD
0
USA PPMD
Sweden Armada
July 13, 2014 15:13 PDT
Battlefield
Final Destination
 Sweden Armada
2
Losers Finals
 USA Hungrybox
3
USA Hungrybox
Sweden Armada
July 13, 2014 15:49 PDT
Battlefield
Pokémon Stadium
Fountain of Dreams
Pokémon Stadium
Yoshi's Story
 Sweden Armada
2
Grand Finals
 USA Mango
3
USA Mango
USA Hungrybox
July 13, 2014 PDT
Battlefield
Dream Land
Dream Land
Final Destination
Yoshi's Story
 USA Hungrybox
2

Notable Entrants[edit]

Notable Entrants
Japan Yoshi aMSa
Sweden Peach Armada
USA Ice Climbers Fly Amanita
USA Fox Fiction
USA Marth Ken
USA Fox Mango
USA Sheik Mew2King
USA Captain Falcon S2J
USA Falco Westballz
Chile Fox ZeRo
USA Fox Lucky
Sweden Fox Leffen
USA Sheik KDJ
USA Ice Climbers ChuDat
USA Marth PewPewU
USA Sheik Lucien
USA Jigglypuff Hungrybox
USA Jigglypuff S0ft
USA Samus Plup
USA Fox Hax
USA Falco PPMD
USA Sheik Shroomed
USA Pikachu Axe
USA Fox SFAT
USA Fox Colbol
USA Fox Chillindude
Germany Sheik Ice
USA Falco Zhu

Sources[edit]

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