ASUS has released a statement regarding the issue with their special edition ASUS ROG MAXIMUS Z790 HERO EVA-02 motherboard, where the text “Evangelion” was misspelled by adding an extra letter “n”. This error, however, does not affect the functionality of the motherboard for those who have already installed and are using it. To address this issue, ASUS will extend the warranty period for this specific group of motherboards by an additional year and will also participate in a replacement program to provide a correctly spelled motherboard.
For customers who wish to obtain a replacement motherboard, they are advised to contact ASUS customer service.
TLDR: ASUS acknowledges a spelling error on the special edition ASUS ROG MAXIMUS Z790 HERO EVA-02 motherboard, which doesn’t affect its performance. They will extend the warranty by a year and offer replacements with the correct spelling. Customers can contact ASUS customer service for assistance.