April 25, 2016 at Emporium Arcade Bar in Chicago.
21+ ONLY. Must have ID at door.
Sign ups and Happy Hour 5 – 7pm. Bracket starts at 7:30
$10 Cover gets you 1 free shot and enters you into the Melee singles bracket. Double elimination, see rules below.
If you get knocked out of bracket early, stay for the AMATEUR bracket! $5 for amateur bracket entry + free shot
BYOC – bring your own controller!
Game version: US Nintendo GameCube
Game Settings: 4 Stock, 8 Minute Time Limit, No Items, Pause Disabled
Double elimination. Best of 3. Quarter finals and up best of 5.
Starter stages: Yoshi’s Story, Fountain of Dreams, Final Destination, Battlefield, Dream Land.
Counter-pick stages: Pokemon Stadium.
Freezing and infinite stalling are not legal.
First stage is decided by banning from the Starter Stages in P1-P2-P2-P1 order.
Winning player is not locked into the same character for the next match, but has to pick before loser selects character.
Following stages decided by winner banning one stage from all stages and then loser choosing.
Any matches that are best of five, there are no stage bans.
You may not choose a stage you have already won on unless mutually agreed to.
$5 per head goes towards Melee Singles Bracket
$3 per head goes towards Amateur Melee Singles Bracket
50%, 30, 15, 5
45%, 20, 15, 10, 5, 5
40%, 20, 15, 10, 5, 5, 2.5, 2.5