• Ida Noyes Hall at the University of Chicago (map)
  • 1212 E 59th Street
  • Chicago, IL, 60636
  • United States

Rubicon 6 (RC6) is the sixth in a monthly tournament series held in Chicago. Every tournament features a top50 player invite, amateur bracket, college student discounts, and Melee ONLY.

Thanks to you guys, Rubicon is the largest Chicago monthly of all time! Here are the Melee singles entrants # and guests of the previous RCs:

RC1 - 106, Druggedfox
RC2 - 106, Westballz
RC3 - 91, MacD
RC4 - 86, Colbol
RC6 - 100, Lucky

All previous guests have won 1st place. What will RC6 bring?

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Our next guest is ranked #14 in MIOM 2015 power ranking and recently won first place at Northwest Majors: Drop Zone. From Washington state, please welcome Silent Wolf!
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Please promote this to your local colleges. Discounted venue fee for currently enrolled students who bring college IDs.

LOCATION:
University of Chicago
Ida Noyes Hall
1212 E. 59th Street
Chicago, IL 60637

5 min drive from Lake Shore Drive
15 min drive from 90/94
15 min bus from Garfield Red Line stop
5 min walk from 59th Street Metra stop

GAMES: Super Smash Bros Melee, hosted by Vro and Goldman Snacks

PARKING: There is free street parking all along 59th and a small lot behind the venue towards Kimbark.

STREAM:
twitch.tv/MeleeEveryday

SCHEDULE:
Melee
11:00 am - Venue Opens / Registration starts
12:00 pm - Doubles Reg ends
1:00 pm - Doubles Starts
2:00 pm - Singles signups end / LUNCH
3:00 pm - Singles bracket pools start
4:30 pm - Singles bracket pools done / Amateur Registration Starts / Doubles Top 4 / DINNER
5:30 pm - Amateur bracket starts
7:30 pm - Amateur GF > Top 32
10:00 pm - Tournament Ends
10:00 pm - Venue Closes

COST (Cash Only):
Venue fee: $10
Full Melee Setup: $3 discount
College ID: $2 discount
(so w/ both discounts: $5)

Melee Singles: $10
Melee Doubles: $5 each teammate ($10 per team)
(Ex: if you enter both events that's $15 + $10 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.
*I will be updating the banlist*

PAYOUTS:
<50 entrants
50%, 30, 15, 5

<100
45%, 20, 15, 10, 5, 5

100+
40%, 20, 15, 10, 5, 5, 2.5, 2.5

RULESET:
Melee:
- APEX ruleset (with a couple modifications) https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/74563582/Apex/Apex2015_Rulebook.pdf
- DK64 is banned in teams
- Semi's/Finals are all 3/5

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