December 19, 2019

Smash Ultimate ends the year with Ultimatum 2

Super Smash Brothers Ultimate will be highlighting yet another esports stadium soon. On Dec 28, Smash Ultimatum 2 wraps up the year in a two-day spectacle of brawls. The first Ultimatum was the first esports event organized in Esports Stadium Arlington, dubbed the largest dedicated esports facility in North America. Ultimatum 2 will take place […]

September 10, 2019

Smash Bros DreamHack Montreal: Marss wins Ultimate, Hungrybox wins Melee

Smash Bros. DreamHack Montreal’s tournaments ended with Marss and Hungrybox victories It all concluded with PG Marss and Liquid Hungrybox taking the trophies in their respective games. Many higher seeded players didn’t end up coming to the event, making the Top 8 brackets very top-heavy. Panda Global Steals the Show Smash Ultimate’s Top 8 consisted […]

August 1, 2019

Hero overwhelms players with 20+ moves

Opinion Personally, I wasn’t too excited for the Hero, not being too familiar with the Dragon Quest series, but Masahiro Sakurai’s preview video enticed me, especially the number of spells he has at his disposal. After he was released last night, I took the time and sat down to play as the Dragon Quest representative. […]

July 30, 2019

New Super Smash Bros character Dragon Quest’s Hero released

On July 30, Nintendo releases their second character in their DLC season pack, the Hero, from beloved Japanese RPG series, Dragon Quest. The impact of the Dragon Quest series cannot be understated as many of the RPG tropes that are prevalent in modern RPGs being made today. Debuting on the Nintendo Entertainment System, the Dragon […]

July 24, 2019

Nostalgic mod injects a Nintendo 64 look into Melee

For those Melee players looking for a retro look in their fast-paced gameplay, this new mod may be the thing you’ve been looking for. Indie filmmaker and video producer Connor Rentz has just released the first official version of his Super Smash Bros. Melee 64 mod. I made a complete mod of Super Smash Bros. […]

July 23, 2019

Does the Super Smash community have a T-bagging problem?

Here’s the tea: an unignorable amount of Super Smash Bros fans are obsessed with the timeless insult. Nintendo scrapped taunting for online gameplay in Ultimate, creating a vacuum for resourceful SSB troublemakers. Back in January, an official list was released ranking the Super Smash Brothers Ultimate characters — by their “T-Bagging” abilities. Topping the list at […]

July 23, 2019

Ultimate champions at Defend the North 2019

Out of 437 contestants, Ezra Morris AKA Samsora of eUnited placed first in Defend the North 2019. Samsora only lost three games the entire singles tournament: two to Eric Weber AKA Mr E and one to David Leon AKA SpS LeoN. With nine wins and zero losses along with a ninth-place finish in doubles, he […]