Smash Summit 9

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[e][h]Smash Summit 9
Tournament Information
Series:
Organizer:
Location:
United States Los Angeles
Tournament Type:
Invitational
Prize pool:
$68,251.56 USD
Start Date:
February 13, 2020
End Date:
February 16, 2020
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
18
Chronology

Smash Summit 9 was a tournament hosted by Beyond The Summit (BTS) that was held on February 13-16, 2020. This is the ninth iteration of the tournament series.

The four highest placing non-invited players at GENESIS 7, and the highest placing non-invited player at Saving Mr. Lombardi 2 will fill the 5 qualifier slots for this event. n0ne, Fiction, Shroomed, and Hax$ qualified through a top 8 finish at GENESIS 7. iBDW qualified through placing 2nd at Saving Mr. Lombardi 2.

Smash Summit 9 will be the first Smash Summit to have 18 players instead of the normal 16. There will be a new format this time around as well, there will be 2 Swiss pools of 9 players where 8 players advance from each pool. 4 will advance to winners and the other 4 will advance to losers. The players who get last place in the Swiss pools will be eliminated before the final bracket begins.[1]

Broadcast Talent[edit]

  • Commentators:
    • United States Scar (Bobby Scarnewman)
    • United States Toph (Kris Aldenderfer)
    • United States Lovage (Oscar Nilsson)
    • United States Vish (Vish Kumar)
    • United States HugS (Hugo Gonzalez)
    • United States Webs (Michael Weber)

Prize Pool[edit]

The prize pool was distributed as follows: [Inside Source]

Final Singles Bracket[edit]

From Winners
 USA Plup
2
February 16, 2020
Battlefield
Pokémon Stadium
Dream Land
Dream Land
Battlefield
 USA Hungrybox
3
From Losers
 USA Zain
2
 United States Zain
 United States Mango
February 16, 2020
Battlefield
Final Destination
Yoshi's Story
Yoshi's Story
Pokémon Stadium
 USA Mango
3
Losers Finals
 USA Plup
3
 United States Plup
 United States Mango
February 16, 2020
Battlefield
Fountain of Dreams
Final Destination
Yoshi's Story
 USA Mango
1
Grand Finals
 USA Hungrybox
 
1
3
February 16, 2020
Battlefield
Dream Land
Pokémon Stadium
Battlefield
Battlefield
Pokémon Stadium
Pokémon Stadium
Dream Land
 USA Plup
 
3
1

Participants[edit]

Invited Players
Tempo StormTempo Storm
United States Axe
Team LiquidTeam Liquid
United States Hungrybox
Cloud9Cloud9
United States Mango
TSMTSM
Sweden Leffen
Panda GlobalPanda Global
United States Plup
Team EnvyTeam Envy
United States Wizzrobe
Golden GuardiansGolden Guardians
United States Zain
CJ eSportsCJ eSports
Japan aMSa
Crowdfunded Players
United States Spark
United States Magi
United States Ryobeat
Playwell EsportPlaywell Esport
Norway Pricent
Even Matchup GamingEven Matchup Gaming
United States bobby big ballz
Qualified Players
Poilon SoftwarePoilon Software
United States Fiction
UYUUYU
Nicaragua n0ne
Even Matchup GamingEven Matchup Gaming
United States Hax$
Morituri EsportsMorituri Esports
United States Shroomed
United States iBDW

References[edit]