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Melee main Marth
Skill Super Smash Bros. Melee Professional
Additional info
Real name Ethan Xiong
Birth date (age 23)
Location Blaine, Minnesota United States

Ethan "Nakamaman" Xiong is the #2 solo Marth main in Minnesota. He first appeared on the Minnesota Power Rankings in April of 2016, being ranked 9th.

At The Big House 6, he notably 2-0'd DJ Nintendo, and placed 97th.

At Smash 'N' Splash 3, he didn't drop a game until losing to Android 2-0 in Round 2 Pools, and losing 3-0 to Leffen to place 33rd.

At EVO 2017, he beat Iceman in Round 1 Pools, lost to Redd 2-0 in Round 2 Pools, beat Cort 2-0, beat Kounotori (who was ranked 91st on the 2013 SSBMRank) 2-1, before ultimately losing 2-0 to Darkatma to place 65th.

As of the January 1st, 2018 Minnesota Power Rankings, Nakamaman is ranked 6th.

Along with being a professional smasher, Nakamaman runs the main stream for Minnesota's Melee scene. The stream for Minnesota Smash (Melee) can be found on VODs can be found on

Notable tournament placings[edit]

Super Smash Bros. Melee[edit]

Tournament Date 1v1 placement 2v2 placement Partner
UMN November 2014 Monthly November 8th, 2014 9th
Warehouse Throwdown March 14th, 2015 9th
Smash at Mac April 30th, 2016 3rd
Push More Buttons June 25th, 2016 13th
ROG 4 July 9th, 2016 2nd
DownB September 2016 Monthly September 18th, 2016 5th
The Big House 6 October 7th-9th, 2016 97th
DownB October 2016 Monthly October 23rd, 2016 7th
DownB November 2016 Monthly November 26th, 2016 3rd
DownB December 2016 Monthly December 18th, 2016 3rd
DownB January 2017 Monthly January 29th, 2017 5th
Manoa Monthly #28 March 10th, 2017 1st
Gamers Expo 2017 March 11th, 2017 1st
DownB April 2017 Monthly April 23rd, 2017 7th
DownB May 2017 Monthly May 14th, 2016 3rd
Smash 'N' Splash 3 June 2nd-4th, 2017 33rd
DownB June 2017 Monthly June 26th, 2017 3rd
EVO 2017 July 14th-15th, 2017 65th
DownB July 2017 Monthly July 23rd, 2017 7th
The Big House 7 October 6th-8th, 2017 65th
Smash 'N' Splash 4 June 1st-3rd, 2018 49th
Smash 'N' Splash 5 May 31st-June 2nd, 2019 49th
PMML 6 January 18th, 2020 3rd
PMML 7 February 8th, 2020 3rd 2nd Trill Jake

Project M[edit]

Tournament Date 1v1 placement 2v2 placement Partner
GNG PM September 27th, 2014 9th

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