|Dates||July 8th, 2017|
Kanto 2017 was a national Super Smash Bros. tournament held in the Chuo ward of Tokyo, Japan. It was held held together with Battle GateWay 17 as a joint Melee/SSB64 event.
Many players among Japan's strongest attended, namely wangera, Fukurou, wario, kysk and more. With 135 participants, it was one of the biggest Japanese Smash 64 tournaments ever. The tournament format was Round Robin in pools and then single elimination and Best-of-1 before Top 8 and Best-of-3 in Top 8.
Wario, who was the favourite to win, got upset by Kurabba both in pools and in Top 16, finishing only 9th. Instead, the winner was Fukurou, who had already won Kansai 2017 and Snosa 3 recently. He defeated Haha, Maha,Keisuke, Wangera, Gyaki and Moyashi without dropping a game and only twice on his last stock (against wangera and gyaki).
- Melee players Rudolph and aMSa also participated, with Rudolph not making it out of pools and aMSa placing 33rd, losing to Takuro~
|2000s||Kanto 2006 · Kanto 2007 · Kanto 2008 · Kanto 2009|
|2010s||Kanto 2010 · Kanto 2011 · Kanto 2012 · Kanto 2013 · Kanto 2014 · Kanto 2015 · Kanto 2016 · Kanto 2017 · Autumn Kanto Tournament · Kanto 2018 · Kanto Fall 2018 · Kanto 2019 · Kanto Fall 2019|