Evolution Championship Series

Evolution Championship Series

Prize Money Awarded:
$2,186,011.99 From 211 Tournaments
Recorded Date Range:
1996-07-20 to




The Evolution Championship Series is an annual tournament that focuses exclusively on fighting games. In fighting game communities it is commonly referred to as "Evo", and is currently the premier video game tournament for fighting games in the United States.

Largest Prize Pools


 Tournament NamePrize Money
1.» Evo 2022 (MultiVersus)$100,000.00
2.» Evo 2015 (USFIV)$72,270.00
3.» Evo 2019 (SFV:AE)$69,510.00
4.» Evo 2015 (MKX)$61,620.00
5.» Evo 2017 (Injustice 2)$58,800.00
6.» Evo 2016 (MKXL)$57,130.00
7.» Evo 2015 (Killer Instinct)$53,970.00
8.» Evo 2019 (Samurai Shodown)$47,290.00
9.» Evo 2019 (SSBU)$35,340.00
10.» Evo 2014 (BlazBlue)$35,080.00
11.» Evo 2015 (Tekken 7)$34,580.00
12.» Evo 2019 (MK11)$30,670.00
13.» Evo 2014 (USFIV)$29,790.00
14.» Evo 2017 (Tekken 7)$27,860.00
15.» Evo Japan 2019$27,150.60
16.» Evo Japan 2019 (SFV: AE)$27,150.60
17.» Evo 2016 (SSB4)$26,620.00
18.» Evo 2018 (DBFZ)$25,790.00
19.» Evo 2019 (Tekken 7)$23,989.40
20.» Evo 2016 (SSBM)$23,720.00
21.» Evo 2019 (DBFZ)$22,000.00
22.» Evo 2016 (Pokken)$21,800.00
23.» Evo 2022 (GG:S)$21,580.00
24.» Evo 2016 (Killer Instinct)$20,460.00
25.» Evo 2015 (GGXrd)$19,680.00


Top Players


 Player IDPlayer NameTotal (League)
1.United States SonicFoxDominique Mclean$113,898.00
2.Korea, Republic of InfiltrationLee, Seon Woo$98,193.07
3.Japan TokidoHajime, Taniguchi$71,610.53
4.Japan FuudoAi, Keita$49,194.12
5.Japan MomochiMomochi, Yusuke$47,223.20
6.United Kingdom Problem XBenjamin Simon$42,244.00
7.United States DragonRyan Walker$42,001.30
8.Japan BonchanTakahashi, Masato$38,024.00
9.United States Rico SuaveJonathan Deleon$35,058.00
10.Pakistan Arslan AshArslan Siddique$29,702.70
11.Sweden ArmadaAdam Lindgren$28,758.80
12.United States JWongJustin Wong$28,211.20
13.Korea, Republic of JDCRKim, Hyun Jin$23,860.00
14.Japan GarireoOkamoto, Keiji$23,048.00
15.United States HungryboxJuan Debiedma$22,575.20
16.Japan Go1Kishida, Goichi$22,400.80
17.Japan KazunokoRyota, Inoue$21,400.40
18.Japan NOBIDaichi, Nakayama$21,237.60
19.Mexico MKLeoLeonardo Perez$21,204.00
20.Japan FujimuraFujimura, Atsushi$21,087.20
21.France LuffyOlivier Hay$20,478.80
22.Japan OmitoHashimoto, Omito$18,460.00
23.United States PunkVictor Woodley$18,129.04
24.Canada HoneyBeeTim Commandeur$17,922.00
25.United States SleepDarnell Waller$17,673.00




Top Games


 Game NamePrize Money
1.» Street Fighter V$225,820.00
2.» Tekken 7$212,476.79
3.» Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition$209,107.39
4.» Ultra Street Fighter IV$102,060.00
5.» Super Smash Bros. Melee$100,480.00


Online/LAN Breakdown


LocationPrize Money% of Total
Online Only$168,500.007.71%
Offline/LAN$2,017,511.9992.29%

Top Countries


 Country NamePrize Money
1.United States United States$744,148.83
2.Japan Japan$708,052.53
3.Korea, Republic of Korea, Republic of$186,860.73
4.United Kingdom United Kingdom$76,034.20
5.Canada Canada$46,201.70
6.France France$43,236.59
7.Sweden Sweden$43,056.00
8.Taiwan, Republic of China Taiwan, Republic of China$39,717.86
9.Pakistan Pakistan$33,493.50
10.Mexico Mexico$33,237.40