SSBU Summer Smash Cup

SSBU South Africa Summer Smash Cup (CPT Qualifier)

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'ATK Arena' - Stadium on Main, 91 Main Road, Parkade Ground Level, Claremont, Cape Town.
Take part in our unique Super Smash Bros. Ultimate tournament where you can win an experience of a lifetime and join the world of gamers in Sweden to be a Spectator of the SSBU Tournament of the DreamHack gaming and lifestyle festival.

`1. 23rd Feb 2020. Check-in starts: 10:30AM.
2. The tournament starts at 11:00AM.

* Please go through the rules and Ts&Cs.

The tournament is powered by Nintendo South Africa.
Zona horaria
Africa/Johannesburg (UTC+02:00)
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The prize for the 'CAPE TOWN QUALIFIER' will include:

- A seat to compete in the 'National Final' in Johannesburg (4th April)
- Flight ticket to Johannesburg.
- Accommodation.
- Food Allowance (*Capped at a certain amount.)
(Top 3 from February Qualifier + Top 3 from March Qualifier)

The prize for the 'NATIONAL FINAL' will include:
- Flight ticket to Sweden.
- Ticket to DreamHack to spectate.
- Money for transport and food (*Capped at a certain amount.)
- Accommodation
*If you have already placed 1st or 3rd in a tournament - you cannot participate again in upcoming months as you have qualified for a place already in the finals.
**This tournament is not double elimination**

All players will be randomly matched up.
Match Play.
Ensure to abide by these rules when entering into these matches.

Before set begins decide who will be P1 and who will be P2.

All characters including DLC characters are allowed.
Character move customization is banned.
No creation of Mii fighters during a set is allowed.

There are 19 stages in total that are allowed to be picked. The list is the following:
• Battlefield
• Brinstar
• Castle Siege
• Final Destination
• Frigate Orpheon
• Kalos Pokémon League
• Lylat Cruise
• Mushroom Kingdom U
• Pokémon Stadium 2
• Rainbow Cruise
• Reset Bomb Forest
• Skyloft
• Smashville
• Town and City
• Unova Pokémon League
• WarioWare, Inc.
• Wily Castle
• Yoshi’s Island
• Yoshi’s Story

Pro controllers will be provided - you may also bring your own please ensure it is official Nintendo Switch controller.
If you bring your own Game Cube Controller - please ensure you bring your own adapter.


The final will be best out of five.

If you are not on time for your match you will be forfeit your spot.


If the winner is under the age of 18 - a letter signed by their legal guardian will be required to travel and an additional ticket will be provided for the guardian to accompany the individual to DreamHack.

DreamHack trip will start on 12th June and finish on the 16th of June 2020.
Nintendo and Core Gaming will cover the costs of hotels and flights and tickets for the event as stated in the prize.
The winner is responsible for themselves and must ensure they board flights on time. A valid passport will be required.

DreamHack is all about entertainment for the digital generation. Founded in 1994 as a BYOC LAN party, DreamHack grew over 20 years to a global phenomenon as the digital festival for today’s youth, hosted throughout Europe and North America. DreamHack festivals feature multiple esports competitions, live music, exhibitions, creative competitions, LAN party, cosplay and much more. DreamHack helped pioneer esports and continues to be one of the largest global producers of esports content. Millions of viewers tune in from all over the world to watch DreamHack broadcasts every year. DreamHack events welcomed over 310,000 visitors in 2018.

More information is available at DreamHack is part of leading international digital entertainment group MTG. More information at"

Your passport must be valid for 6 months beyond your return date into South Africa and all South African passport holders are required to have a minimum of three blank pages in their passport excluding the front and back cover to enable entry visas to be issued. Please be sure to check all regulations and documentation needed when traveling with children

It is exclusively and entirely your responsibility to fulfill the passport, visa and other immigration requirements for your entire itinerary including all transiting and stopover destinations applicable to your itinerary. You should confirm these with the relevant High Commissions, embassies and/or consulates. We do not accept any responsibility in the case of you being unable to travel due to not complying with any such requirements. Please ensure that all passports are renewed.