July 20, 2021

Mang0 beats Zain to win Smash Summit 11

In one of the greatest sets to watch in Super Smash Bros Melee esports history, Cloud9 Joseph “Mang0” Marquez completed a stellar run from the losers bracket to defeat Zain “Zain” Naghmi in the Smash Summit 11 grand finals. Yesterday was huge. If you haven’t watched some of the #SmashSummit 11 VODs yet… you’re missing […]

July 16, 2021

Panda Releases Teams and Players in July Roster Changes

Esports brand Panda, one of the biggest names in grassroots esports and the fighting game community (FGC), shared today that it will part ways with multiple teams and players in its 2021 roster changes. We have lots of big things coming in the future at Panda. Unfortunately, that also means making some difficult choices. Today […]

July 2, 2021

Smash Summit 11 Melee Players So Far

Voting is currently live for fans to decide which Smash Melee esports players they want to see in Smash Summit 11 and only a few spots remain for Beyond the Summit’s tournament. HUGE SPIRIT BOMBS COMING OUT AND WE HAVE OUR FIRST TWO INVITES FROM THE VOTING PHASE!!!! 🤯 Congratulations @LSDSSBM and @LiquidHbox 👏🥳 We'll […]

May 28, 2021

Nintendo and PlayVS brings Smash Ultimate to high school

Nintendo announced a new and official partnership with PlayVS today that brings Smash Ultimate esports and Splatoon 2 to high schools as recognized varsity athletics. We’re excited to share an official partnership with @PlayVS that will make #SmashBrosUltimate & #Splatoon2 officially recognized varsity athletics at participating high schools beginning in Fall 2021! Learn more, including […]

May 8, 2021

Get On My Line 2021 Smash Major

Super Smash Bros Melee and Ultimate esports are back with the Get On My Line (GOML) Online 2021 major taking place next month.  Get On My Line 2021 Major Featuring events for both Melee and Ultimate, GOML Online 2021 brings players from North America and Europe. Competing in an online tournament with a $4 thousand […]

April 3, 2021

Golden Guardians sign n0ne, PPMD, Toph, and reveal Octagon 2

Esports organization Golden Guardians announced today that it signed multiple Smash players like Edgard “n0ne” Sheleby, Kevin “PPMD” Nanney, and Kris “Toph” Aldenderfer during GG Direct. On top of that, the org announced the Golden Guardians Smash Grassroots Fund, helping to fund tournaments, and Octagon 2, its own competition series.  n0ne, PPMD, and Toph […]

April 2, 2021

Nairo to start streaming Smash again

Former Smash esports player Nairoby “Nairo” Quezada announced today he plans to return to streaming after his lawsuit against Zack “Captain Zack” Lauth.  Nairo to Stream Again As one of the best players in the world, the community can’t wait to see his return. Nairo shared on social media this morning that he will […]

March 31, 2021

Summit Champions League Season 2 Week 1 Players

Beyond the Smash’s Summit Champions League Season 2, the next big esports tournament for Super Smash Bros Melee, just locked in the player roster for Week 1. Our #SCL2 Week 1 list is LOCKED 🔒 Welcome to the player roster, @KoDoRiNSSB! 🥳 We're so excited to see ALL of these players bring the hype next […]

March 4, 2021

Smash Ultimate Pyra and Mythra Moveset and Release Date

The new Nintendo Direct just ended and Super Smash Bros Ultimate Game Director Masahiro Sakurai revealed the moveset of the new fighters in Pyra and Mythra from Xenoblade Chronicles 2 before their release date today. The power of fire and light will be at your command when Pyra/Mythra release as a two-in-one DLC fighter for […]

February 22, 2021

Smash World Tour 2021 back for Melee and Ultimate esports

VGBootCamp, the leading broadcaster in the Super Smash Bros scene, announced the Smash World Tour for 2021. The inaugural Smash World Tour was initially meant for last year March. However, SWT was canceled because of the coronavirus pandemic that continues to affect the whole world. This exciting event allows players to compete in both Smash […]