Ireland's Premier Smash Tournament series returns! Schism 3 is set to be the sickest tournament ever to grace the Emerald Isle. Featuring the best pint of Guinness you'll have all year, a wealth of international talent, craic on tap and big name brackets for both Melee and Ultimate! We are back in the Ashling Hotel again, a mere 10 minutes from the heart of Dublin and with our biggest tournament to date, singles, doubles, crew battles, side events, plenty of friendly setups as well as the legally required 17 piss ups around town! 16th & 17th February 2019. Get it pencilled in!
"Where I am, I don't know, I'll never know, in the silence you don't know, you must go on, I can't go on, I'll go on.." -Seanie "S2J" O'Kim reflects on downing his 10th pint of Guinness at Schism 2.
- Melee (€8) - Capped at 128 entrants, 8 man round robin pools
- Ultimate (€8) - Capped at 128 entrants, 8 man round robin pools
- Melee (€4 per person) - Capped at 32 teams, double elimination bracket
- Ultimate (€4 per person) - Capped at 32 teams, double elimination bracket
(Entry capped at one doubles event per person)
- Social events
- Thursday night: Throwdown in the Tommier - Come play Melee in the Thomas House and get drunk in the Dublin scene's favourite piss up shop! Last years was one of the best nights of all of Schism so be sure to come on over! (Tourney capped at 32 entrants but we can fit more in the pub :) )
- Friday night: TBC
- Saturday night: TBC
- Sunday night: Workmans karaoke returns for round 2!!
Venue fee for Schism 3:
- €30 for the first 50 people to sign up
- €35 up to registration close
- €10 Spectator fee for the weekend
Unfortunately housing for this event is extremely limited even compared to last year as most of the Dublin scene is poor as hell and some of our Dublin residents that used to be able to house have moved away :(
Regarding accommodation, we have a 15% discount with nearby hostel Jacobs Inn - https://hotels.cloudbeds.com/en/reservas/ItXEap#checkin=2019-02-14&checkout=2019-02-18 - make sure to click on the "Have a promo code?" button and use the code Schism3 to get the discount! To get to the venue from Jacobs Inn walk down to the Luas line (30 seconds walk from the entrance) and take the Luas going towards Tallagh/Saggart until you get to the Museum stop (approx 12 mins) then walk up to the Ashling hotel which is approx 2 mins walk from the Museum stop.
For a full listing of nearby hostels and AirBnBs check here: https://tinyurl.com/yaow4xej
For more details check out the Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/358212184915614/
There are currently no plans for on the day registration for Schism 3 so please make sure you reg online ASAP to avoid disappointment!
Rules, prize pools and address can be found below.
Please note that you WILL NOT be allowed to enter both Melee and Smash Ultimate doubles. Unfortunately we cannot enforce this setting on smash.gg but if anyone does pay for both events they will not be able to enter both and will be refunded where possible. We have also capped entry at 3 events total per person.
Full refunds will be available up until the 31st of January 2019. After that date only refunds on entry fees (Melee/Ultimate Singles/Doubles fees) will be given.
If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact us!
9am - Doors + Reg
10am - Doubles up to Top 4 (Both games)
1pm - Wave 1 Pools (Both games)
3pm - Wave 2 Pools (Both games)
5:30PM - Top 32 up to Top 8. Also AMs (Both Games)
9pm - TBC :eyes:
10am - Ultimate Doubles Top 4
12pm - Melee Doubles Top 4
1pm - Ultimate Top 8
4pm - Melee Top 8
After Melee Top 8 - Operation: Sneak David into Workmans (In Ultans bag? Mustache? Fake I.D?)
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8 Parkgate St, Arran Quay, Dublin, Ireland
The Ashling Hotel is right beside the Museum stop on the Luas line (Irish tram line). To get there from the airport, take the air coach into the city centre then look for your nearest Luas line (Abbey Street stop) going towards Tallaght.
Don't forget Google Maps is your friend :)
Team Attack: On
1 stage ban in Best of 3
Dave's Stupid Rule applies in Best of 5 (a player cannot counterpick to a stage they already won on)
-Battlefield, Yoshi's Story, Fountain of Dreams, Final Destination, Dreamland 64
*In Doubles, Fountain of Dreams is banned and Pokemon Stadium is a starter
Round Robin tie breakers: Round Robin will not be decided by h2h record if wins/losses are equal. Tie breakers will be played Bo1 on Battlefield
UCF will be used throughout the tournament but it is at the players own discretion to ensure that it is on at any set up they play at.
Wobbling past 300% will result in a forfeit of the current game as will any use of freeze glitches.
No final smashes anyway...
Melee SinglesView full event prizing
Prize pool will be split as follows:
Melee/Ultimate Singles: 1st 40% 2nd 20% 3rd 15% 4th 10% 5th 5% 7th 2.5%
Melee/Ultimate doubles 1st 50% 2nd 25% 3rd 15% 4th 10%
All entry fees towards games will go towards the prize pool.