EVO 2014

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[e][h]EVO 2014
Tournament Information
Series:
Organizer:
Shoryuken (SRK)
Location:
USA Las Vegas, Nevada
Format:
Double Elimination
Prize pool:
$9,700
Start Date:
July 11, 2014
End Date:
July 13, 2014
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Winners
 USA Fox Mango
 USA Jigglypuff Hungrybox
 Sweden Peach Armada
 USA Falco PPMD
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]

Place $ USD Percent Player Team
1st $5,820  60% USA Fox Mango Cloud9 Cloud9
2nd $1,940  20% USA Jigglypuff Hungrybox Curse Curse
3rd $970  10% Sweden Peach Armada Empire Arcadia Empire Arcadia
Play-for-keeps P4K
4th $388  4% USA Falco PPMD Evil Geniuses Evil Geniuses
5th-6th $194  2% USA Sheik Mew2King Empire Arcadia Empire Arcadia
Play-for-keeps P4K
USA Pikachu Axe Mortality Mortality
7th-8th $97  1% USA Fox Silent Wolf GameClucks GameClucks
USA Ice Climbers Fly Amanita ZZZZZ

Finals Bracket[edit]

 

 

Semifinals (Bo3)
 USA Mango
2
USA Mango
USA Mew2King
July 13, 2014 14:17 PDT
Fountain of Dreams
Fountain of Dreams
 USA Mew2King
0
 Sweden Armada
1
Sweden Armada
USA Hungrybox
July 13, 2014 13:57 PDT
Yoshi's Story
Fountain of Dreams
Dream Land
 USA Hungrybox
2
Winner's Finals (Bo5)
 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
Loser's Round 1 (Bo3)
 USA Fly Amanita
1
USA Fly Amanita
USA PPMD
July 13, 2014 14:27 PDT
Final Destination
Final Destination
Pokémon Stadium
 USA PPMD
2
 USA Axe
2
USA Axe
USA Silent Wolf
July 13, 2014 14:40 PDT
Battlefield
Pokémon Stadium
Fountain of Dreams
Match 3 took only 55 seconds.
 USA Silent Wolf
1
Loser's Round 2 (Bo3)
 USA Mew2King
0
USA Mew2King
USA PPMD
July 13, 2014 14:51 PDT
Battlefield
Battlefield
Matches 1 and 2 had a neutral start.
 USA PPMD
2
 Sweden Armada
2
Sweden Armada
USA Axe
July 13, 2014 15:00 PDT
Battlefield
Dream Land
Battlefield
 USA Axe
1
Loser's Round 3 (Bo3)
 USA PPMD
0
USA PPMD
Sweden Armada
July 13, 2014 15:13 PDT
Battlefield
Final Destination
 Sweden Armada
2
Loser's Finals (Bo5)
 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 (Bo5)
 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
VGBootCamp
Japan Yoshi aMSa
P4K
Sweden Peach Armada
Category:Free Agents
USA Ice Climbers Fly Amanita
Category:Free Agents
USA Fox Fiction
Team Liquid
USA Marth Ken
Cloud9
USA Fox Mango
P4K
USA Sheik Mew2King
Category:Free Agents
USA Captain Falcon S2J
Category:Free Agents
USA Falco Westballz
CLASH Tournaments
Chile Fox ZeRo
Category:Free Agents
USA Fox Lucky
Category:Free Agents
Sweden Fox Leffen
Team Liquid
USA Sheik KDJ
Mortality
USA Ice Climbers ChuDat
Melee It On Me
USA Marth PewPewU
Category:Free Agents
USA Sheik Lucien
Curse
USA Jigglypuff Hungrybox
Category:Free Agents
USA Jigglypuff S0ft
Category:Free Agents
USA Samus Plup
Category:Free Agents
USA Fox Hax
Evil Geniuses
USA Falco PPMD
Category:Free Agents
USA Sheik Shroomed
Mortality
USA Pikachu Axe
Melee It On Me
USA Fox SFAT
Category:Free Agents
USA Fox Colbol
Curse
USA Fox Chillindude
Category:Free Agents
Germany Sheik Ice
Category:Free Agents
USA Falco Zhu

Sources[edit]

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