September 2, 2021

Team Liquid Signs Smash Ultimate Player Atelier

Team Liquid just announced the signing of Towa “Atelier” Kuriyama, one of the best Japanese Smash Ultimate esports players. The community knows him most for his exceptional use of Pokemon Trainer. After playing competitive Smash for around eight years, 2021 was the breakthrough year for Atelier. His clever use of Pokemon Trainer put some of […]

August 30, 2021

Tweek Crowned Smash Ultimate Summit 3 Champion

Smash Ultimate Summit 3 just ended, with Gavin “Tweek” Dempsey’s Diddy Kong sweeping Leonardo “MkLeo” Lopez Perez’s Pyra and Mythra in the esports event’s grand finals. The Smash Ultimate esports community has waited nearly a year for this tournament. After a year of delays due to the pandemic, it was finally time for this showdown […]

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 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 […]

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 […]

November 19, 2020

Nintendo cancels The Big House Online Smash 2020

The Big House, one of Smash Melee’s longest-running and most notable esports tournaments, received a request from Nintendo requesting that both the Ultimate and Melee event be canceled. pic.twitter.com/Pt90BNW0Jf — The Big House (@TheBigHouseSSB) November 19, 2020 The Big House Online Smash 2020 Usually held as an in-person event, this event needed to move online […]

July 31, 2020

The Box: Lunch Box #2 Smash Ultimate Singles crowns Ravenking

Ryan “Ravenking” McDonough just won his first big Smash Ultimate online esports tournament in The Box: Lunch Box #2. This tournament, organized by Team Liquid, gathered 512 participants across North America. Some of the best players attended the tournament, like Juan “Hungrybox” DeBiedma, Spencer “Bestness” Garner, or Brian “Cosmos” Kalu. In addition to Hungrybox, all […]

April 1, 2020

Top 5 competitive Smash Ultimate characters

As we all know Super Smash Bros. Ultimate truly captured the hearts of numerous video game enthusiasts. It proved that a video game with fancy graphics and a combination of characters from various games can grasp the attention of many age groups. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate provides massive fun and excitement to tons of gamers […]