Author: Z2G

super smash con

Best Sets of the Weekend: 8/12-8/14

One weekend from a break later and Super Smash Con astounds with the sheer volume of high quality sets. While I choose only to write about a select few, there are too many great sets from this weekend to only pick 5 or 6. The following sets are...

smash factor 5

Best Sets of the Weekend 7/29-7/31

Sumabato For The Big House Top 32: Komirikiri vs Choco Cloud vs Zero Suit Samus Twitch Vod This is a slow set, but for good reason. Both Komorikiri and Choco have the ability to control a stock from neutral with ease. Not only that, but both player’s conversions...

2gg

Best Sets of the Weekend: 7/22-7/24

Nexus While Nexus brought hype in the form of Skorpio bringing Robin to a top 2 placement, vods weren’t saved on hitbox directly. I’ll update this article when the Youtube vods are released. PPT Summer Winners Round 3 SFTO | Purple-H vs iStudying Cloud vs Greninja Twitch Vod...

evo

Best Sets of the Weekend 7/15-7/17

This past weekend, Evo dominated esports. The largest Smash Bros tournament in history had a plethora of Japan come and compete with American favorites. Unfortunately for us, many great sets weren’t on stream. Even without recordings, there were amazing sets from Evo that everyone should watch. These are...

Midwest Mayhem

Best Sets of the Weekend 7/8-7/10

The weekend before Evo, not many large-scale tournaments were hosted. In the Midwest, however, Breakout IV and Midwest Mayhem attracted large entrant counts, making it the place to watch for pre-Evo Smash 4. Construct 53 Grand Finals: UNV | Marshall vs Fons Diddy Kong vs Mario Twitch Vod...

Neokon

Best Sets of the Weekend 7/1-7/3

WTFox 2 Winners Semifinals: DT | Dabuz vs Mr. R Rosalina vs Sheik Youtube Vod Dabuz always pulls out the Luma tricks to make Mr. R sad. The set is a back and forth of Mr. R weaving between Dabuz’s immaculate defences and avoiding deadly Luma trades. Luma against needles...

ceo

Best Sets of the Weekend 6/24-6/26

CEO was home to the best sets of the weekend. The tournament was full of upsets including ZeRo placing 9th overall, FOW losing early to Scatt,  Hyuga taking out Nairo before top 16, and Trela drowning in pools. However, upsets don’t always make for the best sets. CEO...

Apex

Best Sets of the Weekend 6/17-6/19

This past weekend was huge for smash tournaments. Between Sumabato, Chicago Summit, Breakout, Apex, Low Tier City and more, it’s difficult to choose just a few matches to call the best of the weekend. Sumabato 11 Losers Quarter Finals: Earth vs ikep Pit vs Bayonetta Twitch Vod Bayonetta...

Ktar

Best Sets of the Weekend 6/10-6/12

Republic of Fighters Losers Finals: Gluttony vs EVK | Anragon Captain Falcon vs Falco Twitch Vod This matchup is fast and interesting. There aren’t many high level Falco players in the world, but Anragon makes Falco look strong, especially his edge guarding and anti-combo game. Gluttony’s ground movement...

smashnsplash

Don’t Drown: Smash’N’Splash Returns

The water park tournament is back with even more hype, more splashing and even stronger competition than before. The competition includes ZeRo, Ally, Abadango, Mew2King, Zinoto, Tyroy, and more high level players trying to make waves outside of pools.  The Stakes The second iteration of Smash’N’Splash is one...