Category: Events

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...

evomiis

Mr. Wizard Hosts Twitter Poll for Miis

As the EVO ruleset lock date got closer by the day, many Smash 4 fans wondered if we would ever get a response to the undying request for Miis to be unrestricted at EVO 2016. It seems they were heard as Mr. Wizard (co-founder of EVO Tournament Series)...

2gg

Best sets of the Weekend 6/3-6/5

This was the weekend of one day regional and national events. Notably, 2GG Mexico Saga featuring ZeRo, Zinoto, The Wall, Hyuga, and a slew of invited Mexican players ended on time with 413 players in attendance. This week’s had more strange matchups, strong neutral games and great adaptation....

evo2016

Smash 4 Hits 2,000 Entrants at EVO 2016

Just 6 days ago EVO tweeted out that it had broken a significant Smash record, and that Smash 4 at EVO would be the largest Smash tournament of all time, breaking last years Smash 4 1,926 entrants. Today the brand has given us a bit of an update,...

combo breaker

The Best Sets of the Weekend 5/27-5/29

This weekend was full of tournaments across the world. The U.S. national tournaments, Combobreaker and Momocon 2016, turned heads as they were the chances for each region’s local talent to show what they have against established players such as ESAM and Nairo. I highly recommend going back through...

Zinoto

This is what ESPN Calls a “Lack of Notable Names”

We get it, the Midwest is often forgot when it comes to skill in Smash, but when leading sports outlet ESPN flat out says a Midwest event has a lack of notable names, something tells me that they’ve missed some of the biggest streams featuring Zinoto taking down Ally,...

get on my level

The Best Sets of the Weekend 5/20-5/22

This weekend was all about Get On My Level 2016. The tournament featured MKLeo’s first tournament outside of Mexico, ZeRo’s return from an injury, Mr. R after winning BAM 8, and Ally on his home turf. Top 32 was all best of 5 with two dedicated streams, so...