Rubicon 7 (RC7) is the seventh 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
RC5 - 100, Lucky
RC6 - 197, Silent Wolf
All previous guests have won 1st place. What will RC7 bring?
Our next guest earned 4th place at Genesis 3 and is ranked 9th on MIOM 2015. Please welcome from Arizona, Axe!
Please promote this to your local colleges. Discounted venue fee for currently enrolled students who bring college IDs.
Downtown / Magnificent Mile
165 E Ontario St,
Chicago, IL 60611
Intersection of Michigan Ave.
1 min drive from Lake Shore Drive
8 min walk from Grand Red Line
25 min bus ride from Union Station
GAMES: Super Smash Bros Melee, hosted by Vro and Goldman Snacks
DO NOT PARK IN THE HOTEL PARKING GARAGE. IT IS $64+
Please use local parking garages and use your best judgement. I will post the best parking solutions near the day of the event. Plan to pay ~$25 minimum to park in this area.
I *strongly* suggest splitting the cost of parking or to take public transportation.
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: $17
Full Melee Setup: $3 discount
College ID: $2 discount
(so w/ both discounts: $12)
Melee Singles: $10
Melee Doubles: $5 each teammate ($10 per team)
(Ex: if you enter both events that's $15 + $17 for venue fee if you do not receive venue fee discounts.)
Amateur Bracket: $3
Eligible to those who entered Melee Everyday 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://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/74563582/Apex/Apex2015_Rulebook.pdf
- DK64 is banned in teams
- Semi's/Finals are all 3/5