Tournament:Smash Summit 5
Smash Summit 5 was a national Super Smash Bros. Melee invitational tournament and the fifth installment of the Smash Summit tournament series, held on November 2nd-5th, 2017. Like previous Smash Summits, it was held at the Summit gaming house, a private residence house in Los Angeles, California, and was closed to the general public.
These 10 players were invited by Beyond The Summit:
Players voted in
These players were eliminated in the voting phase:
These players were eliminated in the nomination phase:
Anyone ranked in the Summer 2017 SSBMRank Top 50 and those who placed Top 96 (65th or better) at EVO 2017 or Shine 2017 were eligible for voting. As a result, an unprecedented 143 players were eligible for voting. The 20 with the most Twitter nominations progressed to the voting phase.
Draft crew battle
Low Tier Iron Man
Each crew selected two players to participate in this single elimination event. Each player had 15 points with which to "buy" five different characters, forcing them to choose lower tiered characters.