SSBU SA Summer Smash Cup

SSBU South Africa Summer Smash Cup

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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.

1st Feb 2020. Check in starts: 10:30. Tournament starts 11:00.

* Please go through our rules and Ts&Cs.
Africa/Johannesburg (UTC+02:00)
Prize will include:
- Flight ticket to Sweden.
- Ticket to DreamHack to spectate.
- Visa.
- Money for transport and food*
*Capped at a certain amount.
- Accommodation
*If you have already placed 1st or 2nd 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**

1vs1 Tournament.
All players will be randomly matched up.
Match Play.
Ensure to abide by these rules when entering into these matches.

Choose your side.
Before set begins decide who will be P1 and whom will be P2.

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

Legal stages
**Stage hazards off**
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 - please ensure you bring your own adapter.


Final will be best out of five.

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

Terms & Conditions

If 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 16th June 2020.
Nintendo and Core Gaming will cover costs of hotel and flights and ticket for event as stated in prize.
Winner is responsible for self and must ensure they board flights etc on time a valid passport will be required.

If you have already placed 1st or 2nd in a tournament - you cannot participate again in upcoming months as you have qualified for a place already in the finals.

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 documentations needed when traveling with children 

It is exclusively and entirely your responsibility to fulfil 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.