Feb 4, 2016

Guest Article: The Tijuana Melee Community

By |February 4, 2016|Tournaments|2 Comments

By: ZentainMH

Twitter: @Fat_Sad_and_Rad

When it comes to Super Smash Bros Melee, there are many strong regions around the world. Along the West Coast, we have Socal, considered the strongest region in the world, but not many people know about their neighbors […]

Jan 14, 2016

TMG x G3: Fall 2015 Championships

By |January 14, 2016|Genesis 3, The Melee Games, Tournaments, Uncategorized|4 Comments

As the last few months have passed, The Melee Games has soldiered on through its fourth and largest season.

In September there were 179 schools, now with Genesis 3 this weekend there are six teams remaining. These teams are University of […]

Jan 13, 2016

Guest Article: Why Hungrybox will win Genesis 3

By |January 13, 2016|Genesis 3, Tournaments|5 Comments

Last year looked to be the undisputed year of Armada, as he was poised to end the year without losing a tournament since WTFox in July. For months now people have wondered who, if anyone, could stop the number one […]

Jan 13, 2016

Guest Article: 16 Grand Finals (Part Two)

By |January 13, 2016|Genesis 3, Tournaments|1 Comment

Evo is about who has been and who will become the champ.  What we remember is the winner, and the rest will fade away.  Genesis is a tale of Grand Finals, of matches that tug at your imagination and celebrate […]

Jan 12, 2016

Guest Article: Why EG | PPMD will win Genesis 3

By |January 12, 2016|Genesis 3, Tournaments|6 Comments

At this point in time, many are counting Kevin “PPMD” Nanney out. With his last appearance in a national tournament resulting in a relatively disappointing 5th place, and a loss to non-god Plup, a large portion of our community has […]

Jan 12, 2016

Threats to Isai’s Donkey Kong

By |January 12, 2016|Genesis 3, Tournaments|8 Comments

This article couldn’t have been made without the help of @ssbshears and @pidgezero_one

When you think of Smash 64, the first name that pops up is most likely Isai. More than likely, you’ve watched Youtube videos of him 5 and 6 […]

Jan 11, 2016

Guest Article: Why Armada Will Win Genesis 3

By |January 11, 2016|Genesis 3, Tournaments|9 Comments

or Armada and Peach: A Love Story

I want to talk about Peach, Armada, their relationship, and Genesis 3. First, though, I need to talk about luck.

Melee is a game of luck and skill. If luck weren’t involved, we’d just make […]

Jan 11, 2016

Guest Article: Three Players Who May Shake Up Genesis 3

By |January 11, 2016|Genesis 3, Tournaments|5 Comments

The Genesis tournament series has been legendary for the fantastic Melee storylines and rivalries it has created. It brings the best out of players and, with over 1,800 players registered to play Melee, they’ll need to be at their finest […]

Jan 9, 2016

Tafo-Blog: Pre Genesis 3 Thoughts

By |January 9, 2016|Genesis 3, Tafokints' blog, Tournaments|9 Comments

Hey Everyone! It’s been a while since I’ve blogged on this page. With my internet going down the crapper at my new place, I figure I should start again. Here are my thoughts going into Genesis 3:

1. From ~750 to […]

Jan 9, 2016

Guest Article: 16 Grand Finals (Introduction and a New Contender)

By |January 9, 2016|Genesis 3, Tournaments|3 Comments

By Metric

Introduction

On July 10th, 2009, the world gathered together to play Melee.  Eight years after the game’s release, Genesis became the largest Melee tournament at that point, with 290 entrants.  Few could have conceived of anything greater.  Some had bigger […]