Rubicon 12 (RC12) is the twelfth in a monthly tournament series held in Chicago. Every tournament features a top50 player invite, amateur bracket, and Melee ONLY.
It's been a year of the best monthlies Chicago has ever witnessed! Thank you all for coming and we hope you continue to enjoy our events!
RC1: 106 entrants
(1) TGL | Druggedfox (2) IX | Captain Faceroll (3) ME | Vro
RC2: 106 entrants
(1) Tempo | Westballz (2) Glacial | KJH (3) Glacial | Prince Abu
RC3: 91 entrants
(1) SPY | MacD (2) GHQ | Kels (3) IX | Dart!
RC4: 86 entrants
(1) SS | Colbol (2) GHQ | Kels (3) Ginger
RC5: 100 entrants
(1) Selfless | Lucky (2) Gahtzu (3) GHQ | Kels
RC6: 197 entrants
(1) TS | Silent Wolf (2) Glacial | KJH (3) GHQ | Kels
RC7: 144 entrants
(1) Tempo | Axe (2) SPY | MacD (3) Duck
RC8: 100 entrants
(1) IX | Dart! (2) COG | Wizzrobe (3) Ginger
RC9: 53 entrants
(1) DJ Nintendo (2) The Moon (3) GHQ | Kels
RC10: 115 entrants
(1) MIOM | S2J (2) GHQ | Kels (3) Laudandus
RC11: 112 entrants
(1) Glacial | KJH (2) dT_Hugs (3) IX | Captain Faceroll
Dart! and KJH are the only players to defend the Midwest against an invited player! 9-2 away team.
Our next guest is ranked 1st in Northern California and ranked 13th in the world! Please welcome SFAT to Chicago!
***We are no longer offering college ID discounts. Thank you for your understanding.***
The University of Chicago
Ida Noyes Hall, 3rd Floor
1212 E 59th St,
Chicago, IL 60637
5 min drive from Lake Shore Drive
6 min walk from 59th Street Metra Stop
9 min walk from Stony Island & 59th Street Bus Stop
15 min bus ride from Garfield Red Line Station
GAMES: Super Smash Bros Melee, hosted by Vro and Goldman Snacks
Free street parking. Take notice of street signs, lock your car, use common sense.
10:30 am - Venue Opens / Registration starts
12:00 pm - DOUBLES REG ENDS
12:30 pm - Doubles Starts
2:30 pm - SINGLES REG ENDS
3:00 pm - Singles bracket pools start
5:00 pm - Singles bracket pools done / DINNER
6:00 pm - Amateur bracket starts
6:30 pm - Top 32 photo + bracket
9:30 pm - Tournament Ends
10:00 pm - Venue Closes
DO NOT message Arjuna or Cary during registration. If you are running late, have a friend pay and sign up for you. DQs are enforced 10m after your match is delaying bracket (TO discretion).
Venue fee: $10 online prepay, $15 at door cash only
Full Melee Setup: $5 cash back
Melee Singles: $10
Melee Doubles: $5 each teammate ($10 per team)
(Ex: if you enter both events that's $15 + $15 for venue fee if you do not receive venue fee discounts.)
Amateur Bracket: $3
Eligible to those who entered Melee Singles but did not make it out of pools. Straight to bracket, double elim.
50%, 30, 15, 5
45%, 20, 15, 10, 5, 5
40%, 20, 15, 10, 5, 5, 2.5, 2.5
- APEX ruleset (with a couple modifications) https://
- DK64 is banned in teams
- Semi's/Finals are all 3/5