With the return of the biggest annual event in fighting games, Evolution, 2018 looks to be a great year for the FGC. To celebrate, Steam users can enjoy a free weekend of play with various popular fighters on PC.
You can take BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle, Street Fighter V, and Tekken 7 for a spin until Monday, August 6 at 6.00pm BST.
And if that wasn’t enough to excite you, you can also enjoy discounts on the following games:
Absolver (50% off, $14.99)
BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle (10%, $44.99)
Dragon Ball FighterZ (40%, $35.99)
Guilty Gear Xrd – Revelator (67%, $9.98)
Injustice 2 Legendary Edition (50%, $29.99)
Street Fighter V (50%, $9.99)
Tekken 7 (60%, $19.99)
In other EVO 2018 news, there’s a lot on the docket for the event this year. Here’s this year’s confirmed lineup in terms of major tournaments:
- Street Fighter 5 Arcade Edition
- Tekken 7
- Super Smash Bros. for Wii U
- Super Smash Bros. Melee
- BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle
- Guilty Gear Xrd Rev 2
- Injustice 2
- Dragon Ball FighterZ
These five games will be featured on finals day on Sunday: Guilty Gear Xrd Rev 2, Super Smash Bros. Melee, Tekken 7, Dragon Ball FighterZ and Street Fighter 5 Arcade Edition.
Evo 2018 will take place Aug. 3-5 in Las Vegas, Nevada, at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino.