Tournament:Smash Summit 3
|Smash Summit 3|
|Dates||November 3rd-6th, 2016|
|Venue||Summit Gaming House|
Los Angeles, California
|Pot size(s)||Singles: $21,363.00|
|winners|| Armada 1v1|
Armada & Mew2King 2v2
|Director(s)||Beyond the Summit|
Smash Summit 3 was the third edition of the Smash Summit tournament series. It was a national Super Smash Bros. Melee invitational tournament held in Los Angeles, California from November 3rd to 6th, 2016 by Beyond the Summit. Singles, doubles and side events were hosted. The tournament was held at the Summit gaming house, a private residence, and was not open to the general public.
These 10 players were invited by Beyond The Summit:
Players voted in
6 more players were voted in by the community. They had to be Top 50 in the 2015 SSBMRank, or have placed top 16 at The Big House 6, Get On My Level 2016, CEO 2016, Super Smash Con 2016 or Heir 3. The players voted in were, in that order:
These players were eliminated in the nomination phase (October 14th):
These players were eliminated in the voting phase, in that order:
- Mike Haze & dizzkidboogie (October 17th)
- Santiago & Druggedfox (October 18th)
- ChuDat & Lucky (October 19th)
- Professor Pro & Chillin (October 20th)
- Ice & Wizzrobe (October 21st)
The same way it was done at Smash Summit 2, 4 captains previously chosen by vote (Westballz, Mew2King, Leffen and Mango) formed crews using the snake draft method.
|energy BALLZ mcdaniel||Westballz||Armada||Shroomed||Duck|
|L O S L E F F O S||Leffen||Hungrybox||SFAT||n0ne|
Each crew competed in the Summit's various games and side events such as Jeopardy! and the Iron Man Tournament.
|1st||American Gothenburg||Armada||Mew2King||$2,921.50 ($1,460.75 each)|
|2nd||PewFat||SFAT||PewPewU||$2,045.05 ($1,022.53 each)|
|3rd||Swedish House Mafia||Leffen||Mafia||$876.45 ($438.23 each)|
|4th||Happy Birthday Johnny||Mango||S2J|
|5th||Hershey's Kisses||The Moon||Shroomed|
Draft crew battle
(4 crews, single elimination bracket)
|1st||energy BALLZ mcdaniel||Westballz||Armada||Shroomed||Duck||$1,000 ($250 each)|
|3rd||L O S L E F F O S||Leffen||Hungrybox||SFAT||n0ne|
Iron Man tournament
(4 entrants, double elimination bracket)
|1st||energy BALLZ mcdaniel||Armada||$500|
|4th||L O S L E F F O S||Leffen|
Around the World
Around the World is a 4-player game where each player starts with a character from a corner of the select screen and advances characters by winning a round. Each round consists of a 2 stock, 2 minute random stage free-for-all with items on--sudden deaths are played out. Player who advances the most characters in a set time or travels around the world wins.
|2nd||energy BALLZ mcdaniel||Westballz||9|
|2nd||L O S L E F F O S||n0ne||9|
|Armada & BobThunder||&||Mango & MegaUltraDan||&||3-1|
Blind Man Challenge
Each team consists of a blindfolded player receiving instructions from their teammate.
(4 teams, double elimination bracket)
|1st||*screeching*||Plup & The Moon||$500 ($250 each)|
|2nd||energy BALLZ mcdaniel||Duck & Shroomed|
|3rd||Team Beer||S2J & Mafia|
|4th||L O S L E F F O S||SFAT & Hungrybox|
- This is the only major invitational tournament in 2016 to not have an Ice Climbers main in it.
- This is the first tournament in the Smash Summit tournament series where a participating member of the Top Six did not make top eight, with Leffen's placing at 9th.
|Melee Summits||Smash Summit · Smash Summit 2 · Smash Summit 3 · Smash Summit Spring 2017 · Smash Summit 5 · Smash Summit 6 · Smash Summit 7|
|Other Summits||Smash Ultimate Summit|