Sony announced that they have acquired the world's largest fighting game tournament, Evolution Championship Series, or better known to most as Evo.
Variety reported that actor Ludi Lin (Power Rangers, Aquaman) is in negotiations to join the upcoming Mortal Kombat film reboot as Liu Kang. The actor later confirmed via Twitter of his involvement in the film.
The official World Video Game Hall of Fame website announced the Class of 2019 inductees of said Hall of Fame.
The line-up of games for the Evolution Championship Series 2019 fighting game tournament (Evo) was announced. The nine games featured in the tournament are: