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Slate
We Accidentally Signed the First Openly Gay Player in Pro Baseball Historycan anticipate what your opponent thinks you’re thinking. I discover Sean’s in
We Accidentally Signed the First Openly Gay Player in Pro Baseball History
Slate / Posted 29 minutes ago
can anticipate what your opponent thinks you’re thinking. I discover Sean’s interest in tactics when we bond over Super Smash Bros., the 1999 Nintendo 64 game that’s spawned three sequels and a fierce professional Smash circuit. It’s a... Read more
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Mashable
30 animators remixed the awesome 'Super Smash Bros. Melee' introHere's a fun one for Nintendo fans: A group of 30 animators spent the past year
30 animators remixed the awesome 'Super Smash Bros. Melee' intro
Mashable / Posted 18 hours ago
Here's a fun one for Nintendo fans: A group of 30 animators spent the past year recreating moments from the intro to Super Smash Bros. Melee, then pieced it all together. The result? A dizzying mish-mash of artistic styles featuring some of the most... Read more
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Investopedia
Can Nintendo Make A Comeback with NX Console? (NTDOY)a dearth of titles have been blamed for the U’s failure, Nintendo has already a
Can Nintendo Make A Comeback with NX Console? (NTDOY)
Investopedia / Posted 19 hours ago
a dearth of titles have been blamed for the U’s failure, Nintendo has already announced two offerings for the NX, Super Smash Bros. and a next-gen installment in the venerable Zelda franchise. That being said, will the NX be the game changer... Read more
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Games Radar
Watch the Super Smash Bros. Melee intro like you've never seen it - remade by 30+ animatorsTo this day, Super Smash Bros. Melee for the GameCube is seen by some as the pi
Watch the Super Smash Bros. Melee intro like you've never seen it - remade by 30+ animators
Games Radar / Posted 20 hours ago
To this day, Super Smash Bros. Melee for the GameCube is seen by some as the pinnacle of Nintendo's fighting game series thanks to its impressive cast, well-balanced mechanics, and memorable levels. Fans even hold a special fondness for the game's... Read more
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Miami New Times
SunGhosts New Single Is About Everything That's Wrong (and Right) With the Miami Music Scenetheir logos superimposed in a cheesy '80s way. It was fun to feature them like
SunGhosts New Single Is About Everything That's Wrong (and Right) With the Miami Music Scene
Miami New Times / Posted yesterday
their logos superimposed in a cheesy '80s way. It was fun to feature them like they were approaching challengers in Super Smash Bros. The title of the track alone references Miami and its impending doom in relation to sea level rise. Tell us... Read more
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examiner.com
Nintendo NX price, launch software, and features to be announced by end of 2016games ready for launch. Rumors and speculation expect the NX to launch with Zel
Nintendo NX price, launch software, and features to be announced by end of 2016
examiner.com / Posted 2 days ago
games ready for launch. Rumors and speculation expect the NX to launch with Zelda NX and a new 3D Mario game, with Super Smash Bros. NX not long after. Unfortunately we still have quite the long wait ahead of us before we learn about NX and its... Read more
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ESPN
Pack leader - Silent Wolf still inspires Fox players after a decadetech skill videos and combo videos." Just as there was a paradigm shift in ter
Pack leader - Silent Wolf still inspires Fox players after a decade
ESPN / Posted 3 days ago
tech skill videos and combo videos." Just as there was a paradigm shift in terms of how content was presented in Super Smash Bros. Melee, there was a shift with how Bisno approached his own gameplay. His goal wasn't to be the best player in... Read more
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Mashable
Smash Sisters: Why all-female gaming tournaments are good for everyoneI did not expect to play in a Smash Bros. tournament, ever. Yes, I played Supe
Smash Sisters: Why all-female gaming tournaments are good for everyone
Mashable / Posted 3 days ago
I did not expect to play in a Smash Bros. tournament, ever. Yes, I played Super Smash Bros: Melee on GameCube during its heyday — a lot — and after that, I got in a few matches now and then for nostalgia's sake. While Melee's continued competitive... Read more
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The Verge
Jazz drumming to Super Smash Bros. is better than any commentaryI usually have a hard time following competitive Super Smash Bros. matches, but
Jazz drumming to Super Smash Bros. is better than any commentary
The Verge / Posted 4 days ago
I usually have a hard time following competitive Super Smash Bros. matches, but honestly, they make so much more sense when accompanied by some freeform jazz drumming. The video above shows what a perfect pairing this is — with drummer Caleb Goss... Read more
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Mashable
What could Nintendo do with its suddenly empty 2016?tournament held in Las Vegas every July, will feature three different Nintendo
What could Nintendo do with its suddenly empty 2016?
Mashable / Posted 4 days ago
tournament held in Las Vegas every July, will feature three different Nintendo system games. That includes two flavors of Smash Bros — the Wii U version and 15-year-old Melee — and the Pokémon-inspired arena fighting game Pokken Tournament for Wii... Read more
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Gamasutra
Nintendo Download Highlights New Digital Content for Nintendo Systems - April 28, 2016ancient secrets and test your platforming skills in this unique Xenoblade Chro
Nintendo Download Highlights New Digital Content for Nintendo Systems - April 28, 2016
Gamasutra / Posted 5 days ago
ancient secrets and test your platforming skills in this unique Xenoblade Chronicles – You’ve played him in the Super Smash Bros. games, so now experience Shulk in his very first adventure! Discover expansive environments and deep character... Read more
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IGN
Why Nintendo Is In Real Troublewith more than 154 million units sold. But despite excellent games like Mario
Why Nintendo Is In Real Trouble
IGN / Posted 5 days ago
with more than 154 million units sold. But despite excellent games like Mario Kart 8, Super Mario 3D World, and Super Smash Bros., core and casual gamers alike just didn’t respond to the Wii U’s innovative approach. As of March 2016 Nintendo... Read more
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ESPN
Panda Global picks up RayRay and MarlinPiecommunity." Since launching in 2015, Panda Global has signed some of the bigge
Panda Global picks up RayRay and MarlinPie
ESPN / Posted 5 days ago
community." Since launching in 2015, Panda Global has signed some of the biggest names across fighting games like "Super Smash Bros. Melee," "Super Smash Bros. for Wii U," "Ultra Street Fighter IV," "Street Fighter V" and "Pokken." Members... Read more
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Game Informer
Analysis – What Wii U's Lame Duck Status Means For Nintendomakes the Wii U a lame duck for about 11 months and robs the holiday of the sys
Analysis – What Wii U's Lame Duck Status Means For Nintendo
Game Informer / Posted 5 days ago
makes the Wii U a lame duck for about 11 months and robs the holiday of the system’s biggest software launch since Super Smash Bros. This isn’t a “Nintendo is doomed” story. This isn’t a lament over the company’s former greatness or a... Read more
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CNET
Los videojuegos se convierten en todo un deporte profesionalpreparando durante un año para competir en el Campeonato Mundial de los videoju
Los videojuegos se convierten en todo un deporte profesional
CNET / Posted 5 days ago
preparando durante un año para competir en el Campeonato Mundial de los videojuegos de la compañía. El juego era Super Smash Bros., uno de los juegos de pelea más populares de Nintendo. Fils-Aime tenía bajo su mando a Ryu, uno de los personajes... Read more
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Gamasutra
Nintendo looking to re-energize after difficult year curtails sales and profitsperformances, Nintendo bemoaned the lack of flagship releases like Pokémon Omeg
Nintendo looking to re-energize after difficult year curtails sales and profits
Gamasutra / Posted 5 days ago
performances, Nintendo bemoaned the lack of flagship releases like Pokémon Omega Ruby, Pokémon Alpha Sapphire, and Super Smash Bros., admitting it missed the "energy" they brought to the table the previous year. In the hardware department,... Read more
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The Philippine Inquirer
Nintendo NX confirmed for March 2017 launchon the next Legend of Zelda game, which will launch simultaneously on the Wii U
Nintendo NX confirmed for March 2017 launch
The Philippine Inquirer / Posted 6 days ago
on the next Legend of Zelda game, which will launch simultaneously on the Wii U and Nintendo NX in 2017. Rumour has it that Smash Bros 4, Splatoon and Super Mario Maker are all set to receive an NX makeover too. Nintendo president and CEO Tatsumi... Read more
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IGN
Nintendo Profits Down 61 Percentthe company attributed lower game sales to a lack of major titles "like Pokémon
Nintendo Profits Down 61 Percent
IGN / Posted 6 days ago
the company attributed lower game sales to a lack of major titles "like Pokémon Omega Ruby/Pokémon Alpha Sapphire and Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS", which the company believes "energized the entire 3DS business during the prior fiscal... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Meet Drake Eshleman ... Scholastic SuperstarEshleman Plans: Major in a mathematics-related field at Cornell University Dr
Meet Drake Eshleman ... Scholastic Superstar
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
Eshleman Plans: Major in a mathematics-related field at Cornell University Drake Eshleman finds pas de deuxs, Super Smash Bros. Melee, math, reading and singing exciting and challenging. A proud member of Delaware Valley’s nationally ranked... Read more
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Market Watch
Nintendo full-year net profit drops 61%of those released in the previous fiscal year, when it had a bunch of million-h
Nintendo full-year net profit drops 61%
Market Watch / Posted 6 days ago
of those released in the previous fiscal year, when it had a bunch of million-hit titles, including Pokemon, Super Smash Bros. and Yo-Kai Watch. Analysts also said the 3DS, which was launched five years ago, is approaching the end of its... Read more
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Market Watch
Nintendo to release second smartphone gameof those released in the previous fiscal year, when it had a bunch of million-h
Nintendo to release second smartphone game
Market Watch / Posted 6 days ago
of those released in the previous fiscal year, when it had a bunch of million-hit titles, including Pokemon, Super Smash Bros. and Yo-Kai Watch. Analysts also said the 3DS, which was launched five years ago, is approaching the end of its... Read more
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examiner.com
Results from Texas Showdown 2016the country competed in Street Fighter V, Ultra Street Fighter 4, Ultimate Marv
Results from Texas Showdown 2016
examiner.com / Posted 7 days ago
the country competed in Street Fighter V, Ultra Street Fighter 4, Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3, Guilty Gear Xrd Revelator, Smash Bros for WiiU, Mortal Kombat XL, Street Fighter III 3rd Strike, Super Street Fighter 2 Turbo, Super Smash Bros Melee,... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Nintendo's 'Star Fox Zero' is one of a kind, but is it playable?for instance, is a blast to play. Like some of the best Wii U games, be it “Nin
Nintendo's 'Star Fox Zero' is one of a kind, but is it playable?
Los Angeles Times / Posted 9 days ago
for instance, is a blast to play. Like some of the best Wii U games, be it “Nintendo Land” or “Mario Kart 8” or “Super Smash Bros. Wii U,” “Star Fox Guard” encourages co-op play in the same room. Forget online gaming, “Star Fox Guard,” which... Read more
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ESPN
PewPewU:at first. "We didn't mingle too much with one another until we found out throu
PewPewU:
ESPN / Posted 10 days ago
at first. "We didn't mingle too much with one another until we found out through mutual friends that we both played Super Smash Bros Melee," Cordoni stated. "After that, we spent a lot of time together."Editor's Picks The school week would go by... Read more
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ESPN
Mango:Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, The Culling, or even Team Fortress 2 before t
Mango:
ESPN / Posted 10 days ago
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, The Culling, or even Team Fortress 2 before they get a glimpse of him playing Super Smash Bros. Melee. His practice schedule isn't as comprehensive, regimented, or regular as the other top players.Editor's... Read more
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Game Informer
Star Fox Zero Review – Fox Sheds Some Appeal In This RetreadStar Fox when it came out, and I’ll even defend Star Fox Adventures (to a reaso
Star Fox Zero Review – Fox Sheds Some Appeal In This Retread
Game Informer / Posted 12 days ago
Star Fox when it came out, and I’ll even defend Star Fox Adventures (to a reasonable degree). For now, I’ll stick to Super Smash Bros. when I feel like reuniting with Fox. If you buy Star Fox Zero at launch, you can get a copy of Star Fox Guard as... Read more
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IGN
Legend of Zelda's Gerudo Valley Is Jaw-Dropping in This Recreationthat much more realistic by the addition of wind effects and heat distortion. T
Legend of Zelda's Gerudo Valley Is Jaw-Dropping in This Recreation
IGN / Posted 13 days ago
that much more realistic by the addition of wind effects and heat distortion. The Gerudo Valley theme as rendered in Super Smash Bros. is an excellent choice to really set off this recreation. Keeping the classic Ocarina Link and Navi sound effects... Read more
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examiner.com
Texas Showdown 2016feature games like Ultra Street Fighter 4, Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3, Guilty
Texas Showdown 2016
examiner.com / Posted 13 days ago
feature games like Ultra Street Fighter 4, Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3, Guilty Gear Xrd Revelator, Mortal Kombat XL, Super Smash Bros Melee, Smash Bros for WiiU, Pokken, BlazBlue Chrono Phantasma Extend, and more. With other events happening this... Read more
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New University
What Do You Think About UC Irvine’s New eSports program?on campus. Apurva Jakhanwal is a first-year computer science major. She can be
What Do You Think About UC Irvine’s New eSports program?
New University / Posted 13 days ago
on campus. Apurva Jakhanwal is a first-year computer science major. She can be reached at ajakhanw@uci.edu. Super Smash Bros. players (from left) Griffin Williams, Benjamin Tolan and Jason Chen hone their skills at the UC Irvine Student... Read more
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Games Radar
The Unspoken is a PvP-only, VR-exclusive mage duel from the makers of Ratchet & Clankbattle over who could score the last hit on these pyramids, not unlike the fren
The Unspoken is a PvP-only, VR-exclusive mage duel from the makers of Ratchet & Clank
Games Radar / Posted 14 days ago
battle over who could score the last hit on these pyramids, not unlike the frenzied exchanges brought on by appearance of a Smash Bros. Smash Ball. But the payoff for scoring three is well worth it: the ability to construct and summon a giant golem... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK10 a.m.-noon, Salem Public Library's parking lot; do not bring plastic, cardboa
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 17 days ago
10 a.m.-noon, Salem Public Library's parking lot; do not bring plastic, cardboard or newspapers; 330-332-0042. Super Smash Bros tournament, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.; hosted by Bonfire Ministries, for ages up to 18; free admission; Salem Twin... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
REVIEW: Marvel Brings the Battle to “Disney Infinity”to run from Point A to Point B across an empty New York City, “Battlegrounds” a
REVIEW: Marvel Brings the Battle to “Disney Infinity”
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 17 days ago
to run from Point A to Point B across an empty New York City, “Battlegrounds” acts more like a “Street Fighter” or a “Smash Bros.” After scanning in your collection of Marvel Infinity toys, you and up to three other players can just jump in... Read more
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Gamasutra
PILOT A ROBOBOT ARMOUR AND SAVE PLANET POPSTAR FROM A ROBOTIC ARMY IN KIRBY: PLANET ROBOBOT, COMING TO NINTENDO 3DS ON JUNE 10THhimself also has a few new Copy Abilities which bear more than a passing resemb
PILOT A ROBOBOT ARMOUR AND SAVE PLANET POPSTAR FROM A ROBOTIC ARMY IN KIRBY: PLANET ROBOBOT, COMING TO NINTENDO 3DS ON JUNE 10TH
Gamasutra / Posted 18 days ago
himself also has a few new Copy Abilities which bear more than a passing resemblance to his competitors in the Super Smash Bros. series. Swallowing certain enemies will allow Kirby to unleash the power of his mind with the “ESP” ability, or... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK10 a.m.-noon, Salem Public Library's parking lot; do not bring plastic, cardboa
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 18 days ago
10 a.m.-noon, Salem Public Library's parking lot; do not bring plastic, cardboard or newspapers; 330-332-0042. Super Smash Bros tournament, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.; hosted by Bonfire Ministries, for ages up to 18; free admission; Salem Twin... Read more
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Raw Story
How video games could change retirement for this generation — and the ones to comerank in Hearthstone, get an occasional workout in with the HTC Vive, keep my fi
How video games could change retirement for this generation — and the ones to come
Raw Story / Posted 18 days ago
rank in Hearthstone, get an occasional workout in with the HTC Vive, keep my fingers nimble by casually playing Super Smash Bros. with my retired peers, keep an active online social life by leading a guild of older players in The Secret World,... Read more
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Mashable
Playing more video games when you retire? Here's why that's a good idea.rank in Hearthstone, get an occasional workout in with the HTC Vive, keep my fi
Playing more video games when you retire? Here's why that's a good idea.
Mashable / Posted 18 days ago
rank in Hearthstone, get an occasional workout in with the HTC Vive, keep my fingers nimble by casually playing Super Smash Bros. with my retired peers, keep an active online social life by leading a guild of older players in The Secret World,... Read more
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PhysOrg
How playing video games can change your retirementrank in Hearthstone, get an occasional workout in with the HTC Vive, keep my fi
How playing video games can change your retirement
PhysOrg / Posted 18 days ago
rank in Hearthstone, get an occasional workout in with the HTC Vive, keep my fingers nimble by casually playing Super Smash Bros. with my retired peers, keep an active online social life by leading a guild of older players in The Secret World,... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK10 a.m.-noon, Salem Public Library's parking lot; do not bring plastic, cardboa
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 19 days ago
10 a.m.-noon, Salem Public Library's parking lot; do not bring plastic, cardboard or newspapers; 330-332-0042. Super Smash Bros tournament, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.; hosted by Bonfire Ministries, for ages up to 18; free admission; Salem Twin... Read more
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Slate
E-Sports Are Bringing Play and Performance Back to Video Games(such as Counter-Strike and Call of Duty) occurs on the PC platform—but some gr
E-Sports Are Bringing Play and Performance Back to Video Games
Slate / Posted 19 days ago
(such as Counter-Strike and Call of Duty) occurs on the PC platform—but some great e-sports titles, like Halo and Super Smash Bros.,are exclusive to a console, such as Microsoft’s Xbox One or Nintendo’s GameCube. Consumers still want to build,... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK10 a.m.-noon, Salem Public Library's parking lot; do not bring plastic, cardboa
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 20 days ago
10 a.m.-noon, Salem Public Library's parking lot; do not bring plastic, cardboard or newspapers; 330-332-0042. Super Smash Bros tournament, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.; hosted by Bonfire Ministries, for ages up to 18; free admission; Salem Twin... Read more
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Gamasutra
'SOCIABLE SOCCER' TO HAVE ITS FIRST PUBLIC HANDS ON DEMO AT PLAY BLACKPOOL!Blackpool takes place from 30th April - 1st May at the Norcalympia Exhibition C
'SOCIABLE SOCCER' TO HAVE ITS FIRST PUBLIC HANDS ON DEMO AT PLAY BLACKPOOL!
Gamasutra / Posted 21 days ago
Blackpool takes place from 30th April - 1st May at the Norcalympia Exhibition Centre in Blackpool with fan favourite Smash Bros, Street Fighter V and Super Mario Kart tournaments as well as expert master classes from Sonic artist Duncan... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK239 S. Lundy Ave., free admission. Three-Way 11th-Step Meditation Group, 8 p.m
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 21 days ago
239 S. Lundy Ave., free admission. Three-Way 11th-Step Meditation Group, 8 p.m. Oxford House, 320 Benton Road. Super Smash Bros tournament, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.; hosted by Bonfire Ministries, for ages up to 18; free admission; Salem Twin... Read more
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Japan Today
Nintendo unveils new line of official amiibo diorama kits ‹ Japan Todaydiorama kits. Two different kits will be initially available. Given the expans
Nintendo unveils new line of official amiibo diorama kits ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 23 days ago
diorama kits. Two different kits will be initially available. Given the expansive crossover roster that shows up in Super Smash Bros., a diorama based on the multi-player franchise was an obvious choice for one of the inaugural offerings. Not... Read more
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ESPN
Enemy's LoL Challenger spot up for bidinclude Smite, of which its team is currently first in the North American Smite
Enemy's LoL Challenger spot up for bid
ESPN / Posted 23 days ago
include Smite, of which its team is currently first in the North American Smite Pro League. It also has several top Super Smash Bros. for Wii U players in Southern California who have gained increasing recognition on the scene. Among interested... Read more
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ESPN
A firsthand account of Pound 2016If you're an esports fan and have never been to a Smash Bros. tournament, I'd s
A firsthand account of Pound 2016
ESPN / Posted 23 days ago
If you're an esports fan and have never been to a Smash Bros. tournament, I'd suggest adding it to your bucket list; even at their most local, they tend to be one of the most inviting, positive experiences in a live setting. If you need an in,... Read more
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ESPN
Pound 2016 recap - Abadango and Hungrybox prevailtitle. Smash 4 - Abadango Dazzles Chatter at Pound commonly noted that the to
Pound 2016 recap - Abadango and Hungrybox prevail
ESPN / Posted 23 days ago
title. Smash 4 - Abadango Dazzles Chatter at Pound commonly noted that the tournament seemed full of upsets, and for Smash Bros for WiiU winner Abadango, having one of his game's biggest competitors in Nairoby "Nairo" Quezada knocked out... Read more
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ESPN
Heroes of the Dorm semifinal preview: UT Arlington vs. Tennesseean aim to head to North America. Matt Demers attended the Pound 2016 and got a
Heroes of the Dorm semifinal preview: UT Arlington vs. Tennessee
ESPN / Posted 23 days ago
an aim to head to North America. Matt Demers attended the Pound 2016 and got a behind-the-scenes look at the welcoming Smash Bros community and growing competitive scene. Taking place at the CenturyLink Field Event Center in Seattle,... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Disney's newest Marvel superheroes game is a huge letdown for 'Captain America' fansstyles itself as more of a competitive fighting game for up to four players. It
Disney's newest Marvel superheroes game is a huge letdown for 'Captain America' fans
Connecticut Post / Posted 25 days ago
styles itself as more of a competitive fighting game for up to four players. It's just a tiny bit like Nintendo's "Super Smash Bros.," with heroes fighting other heroes (and villains, of course) in arenas drawn from the Marvel movies and comic... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Disney's newest Marvel superheroes game is a huge letdown for 'Captain America' fansstyles itself as more of a competitive fighting game for up to four players. It
Disney's newest Marvel superheroes game is a huge letdown for 'Captain America' fans
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 25 days ago
styles itself as more of a competitive fighting game for up to four players. It's just a tiny bit like Nintendo's "Super Smash Bros.," with heroes fighting other heroes (and villains, of course) in arenas drawn from the Marvel movies and comic... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Disney's newest Marvel superheroes game is a huge letdown for 'Captain America' fansstyles itself as more of a competitive fighting game for up to four players. It
Disney's newest Marvel superheroes game is a huge letdown for 'Captain America' fans
Stamford Advocate / Posted 25 days ago
styles itself as more of a competitive fighting game for up to four players. It's just a tiny bit like Nintendo's "Super Smash Bros.," with heroes fighting other heroes (and villains, of course) in arenas drawn from the Marvel movies and comic... Read more
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