Smasher:Nova (Argentina)

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Nova
SSB4 main Rosalina & Luma
Other SSB4
character
Villager
Brawl main Snake
Other Brawl
character
R.O.B.
Melee main Peach
Skill Super Smash Bros. Melee Professional
Super Smash Bros. Brawl Professional
Super Smash Bros. 4 Professional
Additional info
Real name Leonardo Martín Bazan
Location Buenos Aires Argentina

Nova is a smasher from Buenos Aires, Argentina who is widely known in Argentina for being, in his country, the best Rosalina & Luma main after Gado in Super Smash Bros. for Wii U, as well as being the best Peach main in Melee (alongside Marcos) and the best R.O.B. main in Brawl until he switched to Snake. He is one of the smashers that have been in the Argentinian community for the longest time, and he is one of the best overall smashers in the country, alongside Joaco.

Tournament placings[edit]

Super Smash Bros. Melee[edit]

Tournament Date Placement
Winter Party August 20th, 2011 1st
Random #5 November 13th, 2011 4th
Torneo Banfileño 2 October 17th, 2015 2nd
Torneo Banfileño 3 February 6th, 2016 4th
Tecnobar 6 April 24th, 2016 3rd
Polémica en Battlefield 1 May 22nd, 2016 2nd

Melee doubles[edit]

Tournament Date 2v2 Placement Partner
Polémica en Battlefield 1 May 22nd, 2016 1st Joaco

Super Smash Bros. Brawl[edit]

Tournament Date Placement
Otaku Matsuri September 12th, 2010 3rd
Anime Legends September 26th, 2010 1st
Random November 14th, 2010 5th
Summer Party December 11th, 2010 5th
Anime Style December 19th, 2010 3rd
Seri's House January 11th, 2011 3rd
Jigoku Style Marzo March 6th, April 2nd, 2011 1st
Jigoku Style Mayo II May 7th, 2011 2nd
Winter Party August 20th, 2011 5th
Anime Friends 2012 July 22nd, 2012 2nd
Woril ql Tournament May 12th, 2013 4th
Torneo Banfileño 3 February 6th, 2016 4th

Brawl doubles[edit]

Tournament Date 2v2 Placement Partner
Cosplay Cafe July 27th, 2011 2nd Lego

Super Smash Bros. for Wii U[edit]

Tournament Date Placement
Tecnobar 1 February 15th, 2015 17th
Dominaria May 24th, 2015 13th
Tecnobar 2 May 31st, 2015 9th
Nintienda 2 June 14th, 2015 2nd
Torneo Banfileño 1 July 18th, 2015 2nd
Nintienda 3 August 23rd, 2015 2nd
Tecnobar 3 August 30th, 2015 9th
Sugar Gaming Night #2 September 15th, 2015 3rd
Tecnobar 4 September 27th, 2015 9th
Nintienda 4 October 11th, 2015 2nd
Torneo Banfileño 2 October 17th, 2015 9th
Nintienda 5 December 7th, 2015 4th
Torneo Banfileño 3 February 6th, 2016 7th

Trivia[edit]

  • Nova is known for consistenly winning casual tournaments competing in four-player free-for-alls, with items on and every stage legal, especially in Brawl. He made as much as $1000 in one of those tournaments.
  • He is also one of the few people to win a Smash tournament in Argentina without using a top tier character, with R.O.B. in Brawl. The other Smashers that accomplished this feat are Yuugi and B't X.

Gameplay videos[edit]