unless stated otherwise, all games will follow the standard ruleset.
GAME SPECIFIC CHANGES TO THIS RULESETS CAN BE FOUND BELOW.
ALL RULES CAN ALSO BE FOUND ON SMASH.GG
2/3 Rounds per Game, 2/3 Games per Set
3/5 Games for Losers, Winners Finals, Grand Finals
Winner must keep character
Loser may switch characters
super smash brothers: ultimate (Doubles and singles)
3 stock, 7 minutes, 2/3 Games per Set
3/5 Games for Losers, Winners Finals, Grand Finals Sets
Gamecube, Nintendo Pro Controllers, and Joycons are Permitted
Turbo/Macro is banned. Controllers that cannot disable this option are banned.
Controller swapping is not legal in doubles.
In doubles, you must use a similar color to your partner.
Full set of rules can be found here
Blazblue Cross Tag Battle
3/5 Games per Set for the entire tournament
BLAZEBLUE: CENTRAL FICTION
Legacy controllers are allowed for BBCF
THE KING OF FIGHTERS XIii
Winner must keep characters but may change order
Loser may switch characters and/or order
Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition
Random stage select (players may opt for an agreed stage)
The Kanzuki Beach, Flamenco Tavern, Skies of Honor stages are banned from play. If either stage is randomly selected repeat random stage selection process until a tournament legal stage appears
Legacy controllers are not allowed for this tournament
Timer: 240 seconds
Winning Team must keep suits, Striker, and Burst type
Losing Team may switch
Stage: Colony City for first match
Loses may choose stage from the following pool: New Hong Kong, Bequest, Ruined Colony and Minsry.
This tournament is subject to capping because of hardware scarcity, if additional hardware and space is acquired we will raised the cap
GUILTY GEAR XRD: REVELATOR 2
Legacy controllers are allowed for Xrd
Random stage select
There will be no customizing colors, names or items at any time before or during a tournament match. Any player that does so will be given a loss.
First stage select is chosen randomly. Loser chooses next stage.
catherine full body
2/3 Rounds per Game
2/3 Games per Set
3/5 Games for Losers & Winners finals
3/5 Games for Grands
Players will play rock-paper-scissors to decide who plays blue sheep.
The following stages are legal
The Cathedral, Clock Tower, Quadrangle, Spiral Corridor, Torture Chamber, Underground Cemetery
The Empireo, Inquisition and Prison of Despair are all banned for various reasons.
Players can always "gentleman's agreement" to these stages if they wish.
The first stage is decided by a strikes/bans system.
Players take turns striking stages starting with the orange sheep until 2 stages remain.
At this point, it will be orange sheep's turn to ban, this player then chooses a stage.
From game 2 onward, the loser of the previous game will choose the stage.
Players may not choose a stage that they have previously won on in that set. This is commonly known as "Dave's Stupid Rule" in the Smash community.
If a player pauses at any point during a round, they will lose the round.
Rivals of Aether
Tournament matches are initiated through Local Versus mode with default tournament settings enabled (3 stocks, 8 minute timer, Aether stages “off”).
Matches are played in a best two out of three format
The top 8 will be played in a best three out of five format. The first game’s stage is selected using last-stage striking (1-1-1-1-1-1) and subsequent games in the series use winner-strikes-two. When choosing stages, a player cannot return to any stage they have previously won on without the consent of their opponent (modified Dave's stupid rule)
Rules are in reference to the official Rivals Championship Series rules.
Legacy / “Old Man” Games
These games will be played on Supergun, this offers an arcade perfect experience. It is Bring Your Own Controller and only Ps3/Xbox360/Ps4 (when applicable) pads or sticks are compatible. These events are subject to capping, if we procure more hardware we will raise the cap. Unless stated otherwise, these games also follow the standard ruleset.
Street Fighter III: 3rd Strike
Street Fighter Alpha 2
Super Street Fighter II Turbo
Akuma is banned
3/5 is used throughout the entire tournament.
Players must select Turbo speed.