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For the past few days, Nintendo has been busy announcing a number of different tournaments for fans of Splatoon 2 and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. The best part? There are great prizes to win.
We’re starting with the US tournaments, where both Smash and Splatoon will be spoiled with new events:
NintendoVS US Fall Open 2021 – Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Spread over two weekends in October, up to 16 Smash players win “sweet prize packages” at this event. Registrations are possible here.
The fall competition gets even better with the #SmashBrosUltimate NintendoVS US Fall Open 2021 tournaments!
Every weekend, 15.-10.16. & 29.10.-10.30., Offers top competitions and the chance for up to 16 players to win sweet prize packages.
Register: https://t.co/8QCug0NyLh pic.twitter.com/Yw9dodWTUM
– Nintendo of America (@NintendoAmerica) September 27, 2021
NintendoVS US Challenge Cup Fall 2021 – Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Also spread over two weekends, but this time in November there is a grand prize trophy, a themed jacket, a backpack and more to be won at this tournament. You can participate by selecting one of the two dates between 3:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. PT in the game Online> Smash> Official Tourney Qualifiers. The full rules can be found here.
The fight will be hot again in the fall of 2021 of the NintendoVS US Challenge Cup tournament with #SmashBrosUltimate! Split on 06.11. jvUEKyZJPj– Nintendo of America (@NintendoAmerica) September 27, 2021
Splatoon 2 Fresh Four Championship 2021
Only teased at this point, the 2021 Fresh Four Championship will feature four of the top teams in the Splatoon 2 Splatter Ladder 2021 event. Everything will take place in autumn, more details will follow.
Super Splatters compete against each other in the # Splatoon2 Fresh Four Championship 2021 tournament! 4 of the top teams from the Splatoon 2 Splatter Ladder 2021 tournament will come together later this fall to show they are the freshest of them all – and land a championship trophy. pic.twitter.com/OIsW5PbFwU– Nintendo of America (@NintendoAmerica) September 27, 2021
Now to the UK, where Nintendo and Gfinity have announced the Splatoon 2 Inkfest UK Tournament 2021:
Splatoon 2 Inkfest UK tournament 2021
This new series will take place over 12 weeks between Saturday, September 25th and Saturday, December 11th, 2021. The tournament offers a cup format that is held every three weeks; Each cup consists of open ladder tournaments that take place every weekend for the first two weeks, where teams can play as many times as they want to improve their rankings in order to qualify for the cup final.
The first weekend of the first cup is already over, but registrations are still possible here if you want to take part in future games – and yes, there are prizes to be won!
The Pink Cup has already started, but there is a lot more action to be enjoyed …
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