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Tournament:NorCal Tournament 2

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NorCal Tournament 2
Dates October 28th, 2006
Venue Berret Auditorium; Student Union Building, San José State University
Address/City One Washington Square
San Jose, California 95192
Attendance Singes: 129
Doubles: 51
Entry fees Singles: $15 per person
Doubles: $10 per team
LTT Doubles: $3 per person
LTT Singles: $5 per person
Crews: $8 per crew (4-5 man crews)
Pot size(s) Singles: $1,935
Super Smash Bros. Melee winners Singles: USA Ken
Doubles: USA Ken & USA Isai
Director(s) djkarthik

NorCal Tournament 2, also known as NorCal Tournament 2: The Big One, was a Northern California tournament that took place on October 28th, 2006. It was part of a series of Melee tournaments in Northern California. The installments saw some of the largest crowds since Tournament Go, which was also well-attended tournament series at the time it took place. The NorCal Tournament series mainly featured smashers from California, but also included players from out of state, such as Japan's S-Royal.



(129 entrants)
The 129 entrants were seeded into 16 pools, the top 2 of whom advanced to a 32-man professional bracket.

Place Name Character(s) Earnings
1st USA Ken MarthHeadSSBM.png $1161
2nd USA Forward SheikHeadSSBM.pngFalcoHeadSSBM.png $580
3rd USA HugS SamusHeadSSBM.png $193
4th USA Taj MewtwoHeadSSBM.pngMarthHeadSSBM.png
5th Canada King JigglypuffHeadSSBM.png
5th Japan S-Royal DrMarioHeadSSBM.png
7th USA LunInSpectra FoxHeadSSBM.png
7th USA SilentSpectre CaptainFalconHeadSSBM.png
9th USA DSF SheikHeadSSBM.png
9th USA The GERM LinkHeadSSBM.png
9th USA Wobbles IceClimbersHeadSSBM.png
9th USA Isai CaptainFalconHeadSSBM.png


(51 teams)

Place Name Character(s) Name Character(s) Earnings
1st USA Ken MarthHeadSSBM.png USA Isai CaptainFalconHeadSSBM.png
2nd USA Taj MewtwoHeadSSBM.png USA Forward SheikHeadSSBM.png
3rd USA HugS SamusHeadSSBM.png USA Omar SheikHeadSSBM.png
4th Canada King JigglypuffHeadSSBM.png USA Zelgadis FoxHeadSSBM.png
5th USA LunInSpectra FoxHeadSSBM.png USA SilentSpectre CaptainFalconHeadSSBM.png
5th USA Manacloud SheikHeadSSBM.png USA Chu Dat IceClimbersHeadSSBM.png


  • Ken coined the term Wobbling following Wobbles' 9th place victory. Wobbles had apparently used the technique excessively at this tournament.

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