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examiner.com
2016 NOLA Time Fest IV promises fandom genre delightsCharity Booth will benefit the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Resear
2016 NOLA Time Fest IV promises fandom genre delights
examiner.com / Posted 10 hours ago
Charity Booth will benefit the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research. *Versus Gaming will host a Super Smash Bros. Tournament and demonstrations of Lego Dimensions, Back to the Future, Portal and raffling GameStop exclusive... Read more
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ESPN
The melting pot of Combo BreakerSuper Smash Bros. fans had a smorgasbord of high level and entertaining tournam
The melting pot of Combo Breaker
ESPN / Posted yesterday
Super Smash Bros. fans had a smorgasbord of high level and entertaining tournaments to choose from in 2016, but Combo Breaker in St. Charles, Illinois seems to be a light snack before next month's Community Effort Orlando.Editor's Picks After much... Read more
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IGN
Kirby: Planet Robobot ReviewThe fact that one of Planet Robobot’s additional modes - Team Kirby Clash - put
Kirby: Planet Robobot Review
IGN / Posted 2 days ago
The fact that one of Planet Robobot’s additional modes - Team Kirby Clash - puts your guard on a cooldown timer akin to Smash Bros., has me wondering why this more limited and balanced guard system wasn’t uniform throughout the entire game. For... Read more
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Red Bull
Tafokints Talks: Top Player Privilegeconversation with a newcomer. Meet and Greets ensure that players can interact
Tafokints Talks: Top Player Privilege
Red Bull / Posted 3 days ago
conversation with a newcomer. Meet and Greets ensure that players can interact with their fans and private lounges give top players the space to recoup and practice for their matches. For more Smash Bros. features, follow @redbullESPORTS on Twit... Read more
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Red Bull
The God Slayer is Backeverybody here. And not just Armada, then Hungrybox." "There was no easy wins.
The God Slayer is Back
Red Bull / Posted 3 days ago
everybody here. And not just Armada, then Hungrybox." "There was no easy wins. I didn't win a single easy set." And at any tournament that Leffen attends, neither will anyone else. For more Smash Bros. features, follow @redbullESPORTS on Twi... Read more
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CBC.ca
'We're not about those golf claps': Why the Street Fighter e-sports community likes to keep it loudthe Street Fighter events is the most grassroots e-sport of them all: hundreds
'We're not about those golf claps': Why the Street Fighter e-sports community likes to keep it loud
CBC.ca / Posted 4 days ago
the Street Fighter events is the most grassroots e-sport of them all: hundreds of entrants are playing games in the Super Smash Bros. series. Most are playing Melee, the version that came out in 2001 for Nintendo's defunct GameCube console. It's... Read more
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The Maui News
Maui MatsuriSchool; 2nd place: Samantha Le, Baldwin High School; 3rd place: Sophia Dahlen,
Maui Matsuri
The Maui News / Posted 7 days ago
School; 2nd place: Samantha Le, Baldwin High School; 3rd place: Sophia Dahlen, home-school Video Gaming Contest Super Smash Bros. 4 Tournament 1st place: Logan Sinclair; 2nd place: Kurt Chichioco; 3rd place: Mario Navarro Cosplay... Read more
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ESPN
Reclaiming the throne: Mew2Kingstrategy guide writers. Twenty-three years later, he has left an indelible mark
Reclaiming the throne: Mew2King
ESPN / Posted 8 days ago
strategy guide writers. Twenty-three years later, he has left an indelible mark on gaming, especially in the realm of Super Smash Bros. And he has never stopped refining his play. "I come up with good ideas all the time, so that's why my gameplay... Read more
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Gamasutra
With Disney Infinity 's demise, what's the future of toys-life?2015, U.S. Amiibo retail revenues came in about 6 percent below retail revenues
With Disney Infinity 's demise, what's the future of toys-life?
Gamasutra / Posted 8 days ago
2015, U.S. Amiibo retail revenues came in about 6 percent below retail revenues for Super Mario Maker, Splatoon, and Super Smash Bros. Combined." Clumping together all "toys-to-life" games and examining them as one monolith business (…as we're... Read more
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ESPN
Defending the North: Get on my Level 2016 previewquite, but they don't mind being a timeshare. With the exception of Dreamhack
Defending the North: Get on my Level 2016 preview
ESPN / Posted 10 days ago
quite, but they don't mind being a timeshare. With the exception of Dreamhack Austin and Battle Arena Melbourne, Smash Bros. fans have had their gaze locked onto Canadian events this month. Whether it was Leffen's return to North American... Read more
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Gamasutra
Rebel developers Code Avarice announce new game 'Arkshot' - coming to Steam May 19th.arena shooter with the lighthearted fun of a party game. It's Quake meets Duck
Rebel developers Code Avarice announce new game 'Arkshot' - coming to Steam May 19th.
Gamasutra / Posted 11 days ago
arena shooter with the lighthearted fun of a party game. It's Quake meets Duck Game, Unreal Tournament crossed with Super Smash Bros.– you get the drift. Armed with just a simple bow and arrow you can challenge up to 3 of your friends on 14... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Thunder vs. Warriors: Do 'Stache Brothers Hold Key To Victory?Curry typically don't return in one piece, and the possession almost always end
Thunder vs. Warriors: Do 'Stache Brothers Hold Key To Victory?
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 12 days ago
Curry typically don't return in one piece, and the possession almost always ends in points. So to relate this on the Super Smash Bros scale: ‘Stache Brothers on offense: Donkey Kong & Bowser. ‘Stache Brothers on defense: Princess Peach &... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Nintendo eyeing filmmaking for growth after Mariners salebooth at the Electronic Entertainment Expo, in Los Angeles. After rebounding wi
Nintendo eyeing filmmaking for growth after Mariners sale
WWLP Springfield / Posted 13 days ago
booth at the Electronic Entertainment Expo, in Los Angeles. After rebounding with last year's "Mario Kart 8" and "Super Smash Bros." for the beleaguered Wii U console, Nintendo returns to the 2015 Electronic Entertainment Expo with another... Read more
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ESPN
MaNg0:erupts, and the Fox player -- one of the best in the world, Joseph "MaNg0" Marq
MaNg0:
ESPN / Posted 14 days ago
erupts, and the Fox player -- one of the best in the world, Joseph "MaNg0" Marquez -- jumps out of his seat. Popular Super Smash Bros. Melee commentator D'Ron "D1" Maingrette sums up the DreamHack Austin finale by yelling a signature,... Read more
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ESPN
Echo Fox forms 'Call of Duty' teampicked up an H1Z1 team and "Street Fighter V" player Julio Fuentes. It was also
Echo Fox forms 'Call of Duty' team
ESPN / Posted 15 days ago
picked up an H1Z1 team and "Street Fighter V" player Julio Fuentes. It was also reported by Slingshot Esports that the team is looking to expand into "Super Smash Bros. Melee" and is in negotiations with Southern California player Joey "Lucky" Alda... Read more
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Gamasutra
GUADALAJARA REPORTS THAT ITS FIRST EGS EDITION WAS AN AMAZINGLY SUCCESSFUL EVENTWarcraft tournament and challenges against the best FIFA player in Latin Americ
GUADALAJARA REPORTS THAT ITS FIRST EGS EDITION WAS AN AMAZINGLY SUCCESSFUL EVENT
Gamasutra / Posted 17 days ago
Warcraft tournament and challenges against the best FIFA player in Latin America. Other special grand finals included Super Smash Bros., FIFA 16, Street Fighter V, and the Ricolino Press Start tournament where the brand gave the winner an... Read more
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Games Radar
God bless the rip-offs and copycats of the video game worldto build its foundation on the backs of what came before. PlayStation All-Stars
God bless the rip-offs and copycats of the video game world
Games Radar / Posted 18 days ago
to build its foundation on the backs of what came before. PlayStation All-Stars was clearly modeled on Nintendo's Super Smash Bros. series. The Darksiders games are the best M-rated Legend of Zelda games you'll ever play. Saints Row will never... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Top 14 places for nerding out in metro Phoenixregularly draws 300 to 400 people every weekend, he said, especially when they
Top 14 places for nerding out in metro Phoenix
The Arizona Republic / Posted 19 days ago
regularly draws 300 to 400 people every weekend, he said, especially when they host tournaments (doubly so if it's Super Smash Bros.). It's all ages until 10 p.m. and they're open until 3 a.m. on weekends, making the spot a gathering place for... Read more
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ESPN
Hungrybox at DreamHack Austin:ballroom is filled with the noise of fighting games, Hearthstone and StarCraft
Hungrybox at DreamHack Austin:
ESPN / Posted 21 days ago
ballroom is filled with the noise of fighting games, Hearthstone and StarCraft players. One fighting game player, Super Smash Bros. Melee legend Juan "Hungrybox" Debiedma, is sitting in the crowd with his girlfriend by his side as they watch his... Read more
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Gamasutra
Devs Answer: What are your favorite emergent social interactions in games?interaction for that game, "comeuppance" definitely might be. And finally, one
Devs Answer: What are your favorite emergent social interactions in games?
Gamasutra / Posted 22 days ago
interaction for that game, "comeuppance" definitely might be. And finally, one reader reminded us that even Super Smash Bros can be reworked into a classic game---specifically, ping pong. We'll leave you all with a little video of this... Read more
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Wired News
Vans’ Nintendo-Themed Kicks Will Koopa-Stomp Into Your HeartMario. Link. Princess Peach. The Duck Hunt dog. No, they’re not just a killer S
Vans’ Nintendo-Themed Kicks Will Koopa-Stomp Into Your Heart
Wired News / Posted 22 days ago
Mario. Link. Princess Peach. The Duck Hunt dog. No, they’re not just a killer Super Smash Bros lineup. They’re also part of a new collaboration between Vans and Nintendo that will bring some of your favorite bleep-bloop buddies to your favorite... Read more
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Game Informer
Blog Herding – The Best Blogs Of The Community (May 5, 2016)It's a great week for Blog Herding. We have posts that touch on strategy guides
Blog Herding – The Best Blogs Of The Community (May 5, 2016)
Game Informer / Posted 23 days ago
It's a great week for Blog Herding. We have posts that touch on strategy guides, Smash Bros., and much, much more. Sit back, relax, and enjoy. What I Wish Shin Megami Tensei X Fire Emblem Had Actually Been Will Watson makes some good points about... Read more
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Red Bull
Athletes and eSports: Why Visas Are Complicatedadjudicators are a broad swath of the American demographic. In Leffen’s denial
Athletes and eSports: Why Visas Are Complicated
Red Bull / Posted 24 days ago
adjudicators are a broad swath of the American demographic. In Leffen’s denial notice, they were saying things like ‘Super Smash Bros. isn’t a legitimate sport.’ But the world of eSports, you have to concede, is a very new world, and perhaps there... Read more
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Red Bull
William "Leffen" Hjelte is a professional Super Smash Bros. Melee player. He started his career in 201
William "Leffen" Hjelte
Red Bull / Posted 24 days ago
is a professional Super Smash Bros. Melee player. He started his career in 2011, and has quickly risen through the ranks to challenge the legends of the game, and was named #3 in the world by Melee It On Me's 2015 Top 100... Read more
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ESPN
The DreamHack Austin esports overviewcompetitions over the weekend will include: Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (C
The DreamHack Austin esports overview
ESPN / Posted 25 days ago
competitions over the weekend will include: Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CSGO), Hearthstone, Street Fighter V, Super Smash Bros. Melee, Heroes of the Storm, StarCraft II, Pokken and Payday 2. Editor's Picks Will SKT continue its reign or... Read more
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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 25 days 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 26 days 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 26 days 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 26 days 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 26 days ago
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 27 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 29 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 29 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 29 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 30 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 30 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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