The annual FGC competition now in its 13th year is back and with all the hype you could expect
Community Effort Orlando first opened its doors in 2010 and has become a staple in the FGC, taking place every year. The event, which is typically held in Florida was the very first event to return in 2021 after Covid abated and they have a proud tradition of bringing some of the best tournaments for fighting games.
They have announced, via their Twitter page, that CEO 2023 is coming in June, and registration is now live.
CEO will take place between the 23rd and 25th of June, 2023. There will be 12 main games available and a handful of retro tournaments. The biggest news is that CEO will feature Street Fighter 6 and could well be the first big tournament to feature Capcom's upcoming fighting game.
Street Fighter 6 will be coming out on the 2nd of June, and participants will have less than three weeks to get good at the game before trying out their skills at CEO 2023.
You can find the full list of games at CEO 2023 below
- Street Fighter 6
- Mortal Kombat 11
- Tekken 7
- Guilty Gear -STRIVE-
- Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
- Super Smash Bros. Melee
- King of Fighters XV
- DNF Duel
- Melty Blood: Type Lumina
- Guilty Gear Xrd
- Dragonball FighterZ
- Under Night In-Birth
In addition to these games, CEO also announced that they would also be adding GranBlue Fantasy Versus to the lineup after several fans asked for it.
As always, fans were pleased that announcements were made on time which make travel plans and other logistical issues a lot easier to plan for.
Are you excited for CEO 2023? What is your most anticipated tournament of the year?