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Wednesday Whiffs - 9/4

THE MAIN ARENA WILL BE CLOSED FROM 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM FOR A PRIVATE EVENT.

About

Come out and compete in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Street Fighter V, and Mortal Kombat 11! Wednesday Whiffs is HyperX Esports Arena Las Vegas' signature FGC tournament. Smash players, Bring Your Own Switch (BYOS) & dock is highly encouraged and will waive your venue fee! PS4 FGC players, you may bring your own equipment!

When

  • Wednesday, September 4th, 2019

    • 6:00pm - Check-In & On-Site Registration Opens

    • Check-In Closes 15 Minutes Before Bracket Begins

    • 7:15pm - Smash Ultimate $500 GTD Begins

    • 7:30pm - Mortal Kombat 11 $300 GTD Begins

    • 7:45pm - Street Fighter V $200 GTD Begins

    • 8:15pm - Smash Ultimate $250 GTD Begins

Where

Buy-In

  • $10/player OR $5/players with Switch + dock for tournament use

  • Additional $5 venue fee for new registrations at the venue. PLEASE PRE-REGISTER!

What

  • Smash Ultimate Format

    • Singles Double-Elimination Bracket

    • EVO Ruleset

    • Best-of-3 until Winners Semis/Losers Quarters

    • Best-of-5 in Winners Semis/Losers Quarters

  • Mortal Kombat 11

    • Singles Double-Elimination Bracket

    • EVO Ruleset

    • Best-of-3 through entire tournament

  • Street Fighter V

    • Singles Double-Elimination Bracket

    • EVO Ruleset

    • Best-of-3 through entire tournament

Arena Rules [Smash Ultimate]

  • Bring your own controller highly recommended.

  • Players who provide a Nintendo Switch + dock for tournament use will have their venue fee waived.

  • If you are invited onstage, you must use the HyperX Esports Arena Las Vegas headsets and use the audio & video settings set by Production.

Arena Rules [MK11/SFV]

  • You may bring your own equipment, but you are responsible for it at all times.

  • If you are invited onstage, you must use the HyperX Esports Arena Las Vegas headsets and use the audio & video settings set by Production.

Ruleset

- SMASH ULTIMATE

  • Stocks: 3 Stocks

  • Time: 7 Minutes

  • Handicap: Off

  • Team Attack: On

  • Damage Ratio: 1.0x

  • Items: Off & None

  • Pause: Off

  • Hazard Toggle: Off

  • Mii: All moveset combinations are legal

  • Amiibos are banned

    • Stage List (Starters)

  • Battlefield

  • Final Destination

  • Pokemon Stadium 2

  • Smashville

  • Town & City

    • Stage List (Counter-Picks)

  • Kalos' Pokemon League, Lylat Cruise, Yoshi's Island (Brawl), Yoshi's Story

- MORTAL KOMBAT 11

  • Game Settings: 2/3 Games

  • Winner must keep same character

  • Stage Selection: Random

- STREET FIGHTER V

  • Game Settings: Versus Mode, 99 Seconds, 2/3 Rounds, 2/3 Games, No Handicap

  • Legacy Controller Mode is banned.

  • Training Stage, Skies of Honor, Flamenco Tavern, and Kanzuki Beach stage are not tournament legal.

Ruleset (Cont'd)

  • Starter Stage Striking

    • Players may strike from the legal stages (each person strikes stages in a 1-2-2-1-1 format) to determine the starting stage for the first game.

  • Counterpick Stage Striking

    • After each game of the set, before counterpicking, the player who won the previous game may strike two stages from the starter list. This strike does not persist throughout the set.

Prizes

  • Top 4 payout each session based on Buy-In

    • 1st = 50%

    • 2nd = 25%

    • 3rd = 15%

    • 4th = 10%

HyperX Esports Arena LV Power Rankings

Earlier Event: September 3
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Later Event: September 5
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