Taj

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[e][h]Marth Mewtwo Taj
Player Information
Name:
Tony Jackson
Birth:
February 27, 1987 (1987-02-27) (age 30)
Country:
Super Smash Bros. Melee
Main:
Marth Marth, Mewtwo Mewtwo
Secondaries:
Fox Fox
Links

Tony "Taj" Jackson is a Melee Mewtwo main from Arizona.

Biography[edit]

Despite being most known for his Mewtwo (thanks in part to his combo video), he also possesses a Marth. It was his Marth that led him to a 3rd place finish at GENESIS 2, defeating Dr. Peepee, Hax, and Mango along the way. He lost to Armada in winners finals, then was embarrassed so badly by Mango in losers finals he forfeited 2 matches into the best of 5 set.

Him and fellow Arizona native Forward were the first team to defeat the famed team of Ken and Isai, though the Arizona team lost the rematch in grand finals.

Although the recordings were supposedly lost, Taj defeated both Ken and ChuDat at a biweekly hosted at Ken's house, when both players were considered to be the best in the United States, if not the world.[1]

He is currently in a semi-retired state, occasionally commentating and entering local events, and entering doubles at nationals with fellow Arizona natives.

Results[edit]

Date Place Event Result Prize
2017
Jan 20-22 C197 - 128th GENESIS 4 1 : 2 USA Kevbot
2016
Nov 19-20 A59 - 12th Rewired 2016 2 : 3 USA Sheik Forward
Oct 7-9 C133 - 48th The Big House 6 1 : 2 USA Fox Chillindude
2015
Sep 5-6 C149 - 64th Paragon Los Angeles 2015 0 : 2 USA Gahtzu
2013
Jul 11-13 A513 - 16th EVO 2013 0 : 2 USA Fox SFAT
Jan 11-13 C133 - 48th Apex 2013 0 : 2 USA Sheik Tope
2011
Jul 15-17 A33rd GENESIS 2 0 : 2 USA Fox Mango $915.63
2010
Dec 18-19 A59 - 12th Don't Go Down There Jeff! 1 : 2 USA Fox Lucky
Aug 6-8 B717 - 24th Apex 2010 0 : 2 USA Falco Dr. Peepee
2009
Jul 10-12 C133 - 48th GENESIS L USA Hax
Mar 21 A57 - 8th Mango Juice 0 : 2 USA Fox Lucky
2007
Sep 29-30 A513 - 16th Super Champ Combo L USA ChuDat
Jul 20-22 B717 - 24th Zero Challenge 3 L USA Wobbles
Jul 12-14 A55 - 6th MELEE-FC Diamond[2] ZZZZZZZZ  $225
Jun 16-17 A57 - 8th Pound 2 0 : 2 USA Fox PC Chris $104
2006
Jun 23-24 B717 - 24th MLG Anaheim 2006 1 : 3 USA FastLikeTree
May 19-20 B717 - 24th MLG Dallas 2006 0 : 3 USA KoreanDJ

SSBM Rankings[edit]

Ranking Series Rank
SSBM Rank 2013 24

Videos[edit]

References[edit]