What is FortCON?
FortCON 2018 is the next installment in FortLAN's venture bringing together like-minded gamers, cosplay, and more! For Smash, it is our next installment in the yearly tournament series featuring Melee and Smash 4. The convention portion is a 3 day event coupled with tons of LAN events for multiple games including League of Legends, Overwatch, and Counter Strike: Global Offensive.
When is FortCON?
FortCON 2018 is a three day event starting on October 26th, ending on the 28th. We will be having our Melee and Smash 4 events on the 27th, a Saturday!
What else should I know?
Venue (Console Pass) will be $5 paid directly to the FortCON/FortLAN register. You can pay using the link below, or directly at the venue.
Setup incentives will be granted for players who bring a full setup, I will reimburse you $2 personally. FIRST 10 setups for each game only.
Please also note that EVENT registration on smash.gg ends 2 days before the event. This allows proper time for seeding and brackets to be posted early to avoid conflicts. However, you may purchase your Venue Pass the day of.
$100 Pot Bonus for both games, and an additional $250 Pot Bonus for each game's Singles Bracket once the event reaches 75 Entrants! That means a total of $350 a game!
- 11 AM- Smash Check-in begins, Venue open, Doubles registration begins.
- 12 PM - Doubles bracket begins
- 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM - Food Break, please be back in the venue around 3:20 PM so you don't miss singles announcements.
- 3:30 PM - Singles bracket begins.
- 6:30 PM - Amateur Bracket/Ladder begins. (Subject to change based on attendance). For-Fun Brackets, Low Tiers, All Random, etc until you want to leave!
- UCF on ALL Tournament Setups
- Amateur/Ladder bracket for those who aren't going deep in bracket!
- PR'd Indiana talent including Rik, voorhese, HeftyPeckerRod, Phrigid, and Plus!
- The big bash before Smash Ultimate's release for Switch!
- PR and former PR members, Russky, Sells, and our local talent, Patro, Harmonious, Metch, Awakening, and more!
Prizing (SUBJECT TO CHANGE):
32 and Under: 60/30/10
33 and Over: 50/30/15/5
Entrant Goal/Pot Bonus reached? Top 8 gets paid out - 50/25/10/7/2.5/1.5
SUBJECT TO CHANGE.
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Standard MIOM ruleset: https://docs.google.com/document/d/14MtvwnEGWXcRytFaTnTtT8ASfojicArU1sveFaXeMmA/edit
B0XX Legal. UCF setups. No major glitches, Giga Bowser, Wire Frames, etc.
Smash 4: Standard tournament ruleset: https://www.ssbwiki.com/Tournament_rulesets_%28SSB4%29#General_rules
Cloud banned for Doubles.
Melee SinglesView full event prizing
< 32 Entrants
Subject to change based on entrant numbers.