Smash.gg, the grassroots event organizing company that has become a staple of the Super Smash Bros scene, has raised $11 million in its latest round of investment funding.
The Street Fighter V grand finals at EVO had a slight drop in TV viewership compared to last year, according to the Nielsen ratings.
According to a Tweet by D|XP, the gaming-centric programming block on the Disney XD channel, the Smash 4 finals at EVO will be broadcast live at 6 p.m. Sunday on Disney XD.
The co-owners of the esports organization Selfless Gaming, Steve “Ryu” Rattacasa and Bradford Rajani, announced Friday they will step away from the organization and are looking for people interested in purchasing its brand.
Joey “Mr. Wizard” Cuellar, the organizer EVO, the most prestigious fighting games tournament in the world, uploaded the number of entrants in various games ahead of this week’s event.
Daniel “ChuDat” Rodriguez, one of the longest running Super Smash Bros professionals in the world and perhaps the best Ice Climbers player in Melee, has joined Team Liquid.