A Tribute to Melee

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A Tribute to Melee (我ら、スマブラDXから参戦!), known as Melee is Life in PAL regions, was an Event Tourney themed after Super Smash Bros. Melee. It ran from from 6 a.m. on January 3, 2020 to 6 a.m. on January 6, 2020 (UTC). During the event, only certain characters and stages that debuted in Melee, as well as every item in Ultimate that has appeared in Melee, could be used.

Description[edit]

This tourney is just for fighters and stages that appeared in Super Smash Bros. Melee! Even the items that appear come from Melee!
The further you advance, the better the spirit you'll win![1]

Rules[edit]

  • Format: Smash
  • Rules: Time
  • Time Limit: 2:30
  • FS Meter: On
  • Items: Medium

Available fighters[edit]

The character selection screen for A Tribute to Melee.
Fighters
Peach SSBU.png
Peach
MarioSymbol.svg
Bowser SSBU.png
Bowser
MarioSymbol.svg
Ice Climbers SSBU.png
Ice Climbers
IceClimberSymbol.svg
Sheik SSBU.png
Sheik
ZeldaSymbol.svg
Zelda SSBU.png
Zelda
ZeldaSymbol.svg
Dr. Mario SSBU.png
Dr. Mario
MarioSymbol.svg
Pichu SSBU.png
Pichu
PokemonSymbol.svg
Falco SSBU.png
Falco
StarFoxSymbol.svg
Marth SSBU.png
Marth
FireEmblemSymbol.svg
Young Link SSBU.png
Young Link
ZeldaSymbol.svg
Ganondorf SSBU.png
Ganondorf
ZeldaSymbol.svg
Mewtwo SSBU.png
Mewtwo
PokemonSymbol.svg
Roy SSBU.png
Roy
FireEmblemSymbol.svg
Mr. Game & Watch SSBU.png
Mr. Game & Watch
Game&WatchSymbol.svg

Available items[edit]

Available stages[edit]

Stages
SSBU-Battlefield.png
Battlefield
SmashBrosSymbol.svg
SSBU-Princess Peach's Castle.png
Princess Peach's Castle
MarioSymbol.svg
SSBU-Rainbow Cruise.png
Rainbow Cruise
MarioSymbol.svg
SSBU-Kongo Falls.jpg
Kongo Falls
DKSymbol.svg
SSBU-Jungle Japes.png
Jungle Japes
DKSymbol.svg
SSBU-Great Bay.jpg
Great Bay
ZeldaSymbol.svg
SSBU-Temple.png
Temple
ZeldaSymbol.svg
SSBU-Brinstar.png
Brinstar
MetroidSymbol.svg
SSBU-Yoshi's Island (SSBM).png
Yoshi's Island (Melee)
YoshiSymbol.svg
SSBU-Yoshi's Story.png
Yoshi's Story
YoshiSymbol.svg
SSBU-Fountain of Dreams.png
Fountain of Dreams
KirbySymbol.svg
SSBU-Green Greens.png
Green Greens
KirbySymbol.svg
SSBU-Corneria.png
Corneria
StarFoxSymbol.svg
SSBU-Venom.png
Venom
StarFoxSymbol.svg
SSBU-Pokémon Stadium.png
Pokémon Stadium
PokemonSymbol.svg
SSBU-Onett.png
Onett
EarthboundSymbol.svg
SSBU-Mushroom Kingdom II.png
Mushroom Kingdom II
MarioSymbol.svg
SSBU-Brinstar Depths.png
Brinstar Depths
MetroidSymbol.svg
SSBU-Big Blue.png
Big Blue
FZeroSymbol.svg
SSBU-Fourside.jpg
Fourside
EarthboundSymbol.svg

Trivia[edit]

  • The banner is based on the character selection screen of Melee, with the characters being posed similarly to their Melee renders.
    • Sheik does not appear in the banner, reflecting how she shared a character slot with Zelda.
  • This is the second Online Tourney event based on a previous Smash game, following Original Class of '64.
  • This is the second Online Tourney event in which only certain items are available, along with Original Class of '64.
  • The Smash Ball is the only item available in the tournament not to be present in Melee.
  • Despite the fact that no fighters or stages from Smash 64 are available for the event, items from the aforementioned game are available for the event.
  • Despite Melee being the first installment to have a selectable Final Destination stage, Final Destination is not available for the event.

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