Smasher:Rymo

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Rymo
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Melee mains Fox, Sheik
Skill Super Smash Bros. Melee Professional
Winnings Super Smash Bros. Melee ~$1000
Additional info
Real name Ryan Modlin
Birth date (age 24)
Location Huntington Beach, California United States

Rymo is a retired Melee Fox and Sheik main from Huntington Beach, California. He was previously ranked 19th on the NorCal Power Rankings. He has taken sets off of Spark, MacD, Azel, NMW, HomeMadeWaffles, Lucky and Nut. Prior to his retirement, and following Spark's departure from Santa Cruz, Rymo dominated Santa Cruz's Melee scene for a year. Rymo began to experience issues with his wrist, and after a brief stint using the Smash Boxx, Ryan decided to retire from professional Melee.

Tournament placings[edit]

Super Smash Bros. Melee[edit]

Tournament Date 1v1 placement 2v2 placement Partner
Power 9 #40 July 13th, 2017 1st 1st Rage
Smash the Record 2017 September 14th-17th, 2017 13th 3rd Spark
NorCal Arcadian 5 March 10th, 2018 2nd 2nd Davis
Noods Noods Noods: Oakland Edition April 7th, 2018 13th
Wombo Combo: 10 Year Anniversary December 8th, 2018 25th
Don't Park on the Grass 2018 December 15th-16th, 2018 65th 13th Spark
11th Hour Presents: Monday Night Melee February 10th, 2020 1st

Trivia[edit]

  • Rymo is known for his characteristic "Rymo Up-Smash", which is the backwards hitbox of Fox up-smash, and "Rymo Down-tilt", which is the use of Fox's down-tilt in order to extend combos.
  • Rymo is a graduate student studying microbiology and environmental toxicology at UC Santa Cruz.
  • Along with being a pro-melee player, Rymo reached Master tier in Overwatch as a Zenyatta main.
  • Popular nicknames for Rymo include: Trymo, Grimo, Primo, and Dadmo.

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