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Character info
Melee main Mario
Team info
Sponsor(s) beastcoast
Personal and other info
Real name Walt
Location New York United States

turndownforwalt is a Super Smash Bros. Melee YouTuber, analyst, and commentator from New York. His YouTube content consists of analytical Melee, Ultimate, and Project+ videos including tournament highlights, upcoming tournament expectations, and player overviews. He has commentated several major Melee events such as Get On My Level 2022, Battle of BC 4, and GENESIS 8. He was also the Lead Producer for the PGStats branch of Panda, but severed ties following the cancellation of the Smash World Tour 2022 Championships. He joined beastcoast as Head of Media for North America on March 2nd, 2023, later transitioning to their Director of Content.

As of February 2023, he has over 75,000 subscribers and over 18,600,000 views on his YouTube channel.


  • The JV5: A series focusing on and analyzing major tournament highlights.
  • Frame Data: A series analyzing and explaining the inner workings of specific in-game interactions that occur at major tournaments.
  • Tournament Preview: Previews of what to expect at upcoming tournaments.
  • Documentaries & Video Essays: Documentary-style videos featuring a variety of competitive topics.

Tournament placings[edit]

Super Smash Bros. Melee[edit]

Tournament Date 1v1 placement 2v2 placement Partner
The Big House 8 October 5th, 2018 385th 97th Hada
The Big House 9 October 4th, 2019 385th
AON Melee #236 June 16th, 2021 3rd Aklo

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