EVO 2016: Melee

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[e][h]EVO 2016
Tournament Information
Series:
Organizer:
Shoryuken (SRK)
Location:
USA Las Vegas
Format:
Double Elimination
Prize pool:
$23,720
Start Date:
July 15, 2016
End Date:
July 17, 2016
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
2,372
Singles Stages
Battlefield • Dream Land • Final Destination • Fountain of Dreams • Yoshi's Story • Pokémon Stadium (CP)
Chronology

EVO 2016 was the 2016 edition of the Evolution tournament series, the largest fighting game tournament series in the world, and seen as the world championships of fighting games. EVO 2016 was the fifth EVO to feature Super Smash Bros. Melee, and fourth consecutive EVO to feature it.

Alongside Melee, EVO 2016 also featured tournaments for: Street Fighter V, Super Smash Bros. for Wii U, Pokkén Tournament, Guilty Gear Xrd, Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3, Mortal Kombat X, Tekken 7, and Killer Instinct.

EVO 2016 was the largest Melee tournament at the time of its running, and overall is the third largest game in terms of entrants at the event. Notably, Melee had the highest percentage of entrants at the event that exclusively entered Melee and no other game at EVO 2016.

This tournament is the third consecutive EVO to feature Hungrybox in the grand finals, but it is only the first that he has been able to win.

Prize Pool[edit]

The Prize Pool comprises $10 from each entrant.

Final Singles Bracket[edit]

From Winners
 Sweden Armada
3
Sweden Armada
USA Plup
Battlefield
Battlefield
Pokémon Stadium
 USA Plup
0
From Losers
 USA Hungrybox
2
USA Hungrybox
USA Mango
Battlefield
Battlefield
Pokémon Stadium
 USA Mango
1
Losers Finals
 USA Plup
1
USA Plup
USA Hungrybox
Battlefield
Dream Land
Yoshi's Story
Yoshi's Story
 USA Hungrybox
3
Grand Finals
 Sweden Armada
 
2
2
Sweden Armada
USA Hungrybox
Battlefield
Pokémon Stadium
Final Destination
Dream Land
Battlefield
Battlefield
Battlefield
Final Destination
Dream Land
Pokémon Stadium
 USA Hungrybox
 
3
3

Notable Entrants[edit]

Notable Entrants
Sweden Fox Peach Armada
USA Jigglypuff Hungrybox
Sweden Fox Leffen[1]
USA Fox Falco Mango
USA Sheik Marth Fox Mew2King
USA Sheik Samus Plup
USA Falco Fox Westballz
USA Pikachu Axe
USA Sheik Shroomed
USA Fox Lucky
USA Fox SFAT
USA Marth PewPewU
USA Captain Falcon Wizzrobe
USA Captain Falcon S2J
Germany Fox Ice
USA Ice Climbers ChuDat
USA Fox DruggedFox
USA Fox Hax
Nicaragua Captain Falcon n0ne
USA Samus HugS
USA Samus Duck
USA Fox Colbol
USA Ice Climbers Nintendude
USA Ice Climbers Wobbles
Mexico Fox Javi
USA Falco Zhu
USA Sheik Swedish Delight
USA Marth The Moon
USA Ice Climbers Fly Amanita
Mexico Luigi Eddy Mexico
USA Marth Ken
Canada Ganondorf Kage the Warrior
USA Fox Marth Cactuar

References[edit]