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2017 EVO Championship Series: What you need to know

July 12th, 2017

The Evolution Championship Series – known as EVO for short – is one of the biggest and oldest competitions in the world of fighting games, founded back in 1996 by Tom “inkblot” Cannon, Tony “Ponder” Cannon, Joey “MrWizard” Cuellar and Seth “S-Kill” Killian, where only two game tournaments where available at that time (Street Fighter Alpha 2 and Super Street Fighter II Turbo). Now in its 11th edition, the 2017 EVO Championship Series returns to the Mandalay Bay Sports Arena from July 14th to 16th, where some of the best fighting game players from the Middle East and the rest of the world will compete for glory in over 8 different game tournaments.

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PLG Nationals Injustice 2 Regional Finalist: Othman “Nazova” Al-Rashid

July 11th, 2017

As we get closer to the PLG Nationals Injustice 2 Championship Series Regional Finals, where the top 8 players from around the region’s numerous qualifier will battle for a prize pool of $5000, we decided to shed the spotlight on our current confirmed finalists, continuing with one of the two Kuwaiti nationals in the tournament: Otham “Nazova” Al-Rashid. Qualified from the Kuwait Live Qualifier powered by ExtravaGaming, Othman is aiming for the win in the regional finals. Will he become the Injustice 2 crowned champion for the Middle East this year? (more…)

PLG Nationals Injustice 2 Regional Finalist: Hussein “BlackCat” Ahmed

July 11th, 2017

As we get closer to the PLG Nationals Injustice 2 Championship Series Regional Finals, where the top 8 players from around the region’s numerous qualifier will battle for a prize pool of $5000, we decided to shed the spotlight on our current confirmed finalists, continuing with one of the two Kuwaiti nationals in the tournament: Hussein “BlackCat” Ahmed. Qualified from the Kuwait Live Qualifier powered by ExtravaGaming, Hussein training hard for the regional finals and aiming for the win and get back at his compatriot after his loss in his country finals. Will he become the Injustice 2 crowned champion for the Middle East this year? (more…)

PLG Nationals Injustice 2 Regional Finalist: Abdullah “Undertaker” Saleh

July 10th, 2017

As we get closer to the PLG Nationals Injustice 2 Championship Series Regional Finals, where the top 8 players from around the region’s numerous qualifier will battle for a prize pool of $5000, we decided to shed the spotlight on our current confirmed finalists, continuing with the second Bahraini national competitor so far: Abdullah “Undertaker” Saleh. Qualified from the Bahrain Qualifier, Abdullah’s journey in PLG’s tournaments reached a great path, by reaching the top 8 of the Mortal Kombat X Middle East Cup in 2016, and now aiming to reach further in with Injustice 2 like his younger brother and regional finalist Sayed “Tekken Master” Hashim. Will he become the Injustice 2 crowned champion for the Middle East this year? (more…)

PLG Nationals Injustice 2 Regional Finalist: Baraa “Shark Teeth” Aljaadi

July 6th, 2017

As we get closer to the PLG Nationals Injustice 2 Championship Series Regional Finals, where the top 8 players from around the region’s numerous qualifier will battle for a prize pool of $5000, we decided to shed the spotlight on our current confirmed finalists, continuing with the only KSA national competitor so far: Baraa “Shark Teeth” Aljaadi. Qualified from the Online Qualifier, Baraa’s journey in PLG’s tournaments reached a great path, by reaching the loser finals of the Mortal Kombat X Middle East Cup in 2016, and now making an impact as one of the strongest Aquaman player in the region. Will he become the Injustice 2 crowned champion for the Middle East this year? (more…)

PLG Nationals Injustice 2 Regional Finalist: Sayed “Tekken Master” Hashem

July 6th, 2017

As we get closer to the PLG Nationals Injustice 2 Championship Series Regional Finals, where the top 8 players from around the region’s numerous qualifier will battle for a prize pool of $5000, we decided to shed the spotlight on our current confirmed finalists, continuing with probably the fiercest competitor: Sayed “Tekken Master” Hashem from Nasr eSports. Qualified from the Bahrain Qualifier, Sayed is known for many of his regional accomplishments including two time Mortal Kombat X Middle East Champion (2015 and 2016), EVO 2015 Mortal Kombat X 2nd place as well as the runner-up of the Injustice 2 Combo Breaker 2016 tournament in the USA. Will he become the Injustice 2 crowned champion for the Middle East this year?  (more…)

PLG Nationals Injustice 2 Regional Finalist: Azeez “X-Azeez” Al-Jowder

July 6th, 2017

As we get closer to the PLG Nationals Injustice 2 Championship Series Regional Finals, where the top 8 players from around the region’s numerous qualifier will battle for a prize pool of $5000, we decided to shed the spotlight on our current confirmed finalists, starting with Azeez “Xazeez” Al-Jowder. Qualified from the Online Qualifier, Azeez is known for winning second place in the Mortal Kombat XL Middle East Cup 2016 as well as being a Mortal Kombat XL Cup International Finalist, and now preparing for his biggest Injustice 2 challenge so far. (more…)

PLG Nationals with DOTA 2: The Results of the Levant and Egypt Brackets

July 4th, 2017

After the qualifying phase of the PLG Nationals with Dota 2 in Egypt and the Levant, we are now on the verge of starting the qualifiers for the Gulf countries, where there are still spots available for registration, which we will announce as soon as registration is complete. (more…)

The road to the Injustice 2 Regional Finals: Kuwait and Bahrain Live Qualifier Results

July 3rd, 2017

Following the online qualifiers of the PLG Nationals Injustice 2 Tournament Series back in mid-June, it was time for both Kuwait and the island nation of Bahrain to host their dedicated live tournaments and have 2 players representing each country in the Regional Finals (more…)

PLG Nationals Spotlight: Evolve Gaming

July 2nd, 2017

Another week, another series of PLG Nationals Spotlight, and this time we bring you Evolve Gaming, one of the teams that participated in the PLG Nationals with Overwatch Tournament for the UAE, finishing first and qualifying to the Regional Finals after winning 3-0 against their compatriots Damage Controll in the GCC & Levant Bracket Finals back in May.

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