In the world of fighting games, one could say that EVO is the preeminent arena where the best of the best duke it out. With EVO 2019 just around the corner, there are plenty of fighting games to look forward to at this year’s showcase, but also the possibility of big announcements. Whether they’re announcing a new character coming for a game or even a brand-new game altogether, EVO serves as the best platform for fighting game devs to announce new characters, features, and titles. As we prepare for the biggest weekend in fighting games, let’s take some time to look at the nine fighting games and speculate about possible announcements for them.