Category Archives: Tournaments & Casuals

Info about Tournaments and Casuals we have a hand in, or we want to support.

The Prince That Was Promised – 2GG Championship Recap

On January 14th, 2017, 2GGaming started what would become the first major circuit for the┬áSM4SH community. Points were rewarded to those placing high enough in the qualifying events that would then be tallied after the final qualifier, MKLeo Saga, on November 4th. Once it was announced who the Final 19 were, players got to work…
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A World of World’s Firsts at GT-X for Smash 4

If you had asked anyone familiar with the Smash 4 competitive scene if they'd imagine a Top 8 that would include characters such as Ryu, Peach, and Luigi, they would call you crazy. Well, that is exactly what happened at GameTyrant Expo this past weekend in Salt Lake City. While the thought of what happened…
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Runback/Retort with… Zidiane

Just recently, one of my team members posted an article railing SFV for some of its missteps. I implore you to read his article at length, but the underlying tone was a reluctant acceptance of SFV. Not specifically by him, but by the FGC. (more…)
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IT’S BANHAMMER TIME!

It's about that time. Banhammer will be going down in a little while and we got some notable talent expected to be in attendance including L.I.'s own Marvisto, Central NY's Damus & original UMVC3 troll, Jago. (more…)
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Observe and Report – Nintendo Direct

38 minutes and some change. That's how much info they crammed into one Nintendo Direct this week, just about Smash Bros on the 3DS and WiiU this year. To that end, here is what you might of missed, and my thoughts on what can be done on release.

Solitary Confidement

I'm excited for Ultra Street Fighter IV. Still. Even after that Decapre hate reared its ugly little mask, I am still quite excited for the fighter, and to be honest, you should too.

The Image of the FGC: Apex 2014 (Photos)

[caption id="attachment_168" align="aligncenter" width="5184"] Some of the FGC's best were on hand for the premier annual event for Smash, who welcomed us with open arms.[/caption] Apex 2014 came and went, giving us a bird's eye view of the Smash community at it's finest. (more…)
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