International Arcade Competition, EVO, comes to Singapore for the second year

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SINGAPORE, 12th March 2012 – Singapore will host South East Asia Major 2012: Road to EVO Singapore. As the largest and longest-running fighting game tournament in the world, EVO attracts the best players from around the world in a dazzling exhibition of skill and fun, as players and fans gather to honor the competitive spirit in an open format to determine a champion. The event will be held on 9th to 10th June 2012 @ the Clementi Community Centre in conjunction with Clementi Game Fest 2012, as part of a partnership between Singapore’s Cybersports & Online Games Association (SCOGA), Clementi Community Centre (Friends of Clementi), Clementi Youth Executive Committee (YEC).

South East Asia Major 2012: Road to EVO Singapore is fully sanctioned and is open to international competitors to fly into Singapore to compete and acquire EVO points for their overall ranking.

This is also the first major event held in Clementi Community Centre since its major renovation overhaul. Clementi Games Fest and EVO participants will get to enjoy their favourite games in the comfort of the centre’s new fully air-conditioned multi-purpose hall. South East Asia Major 2012: Road to EVO Singapore will feature Super Street Fighter 4 Arcade Edition, Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3, King of Fighters XIII, Street Fighters X Tekken, Soul Calibur V with a side competition for the FIFA 12.

There will be carnival activities for the enjoyment of all ages and is expected to attract participants of all ages in fun family time.