4-A. Game Settings

  • Game version: Playstation 4
  • Mode: Versus Mode
  • Timer: 99 Seconds
  • Rounds: 2 of 3
  • Handicap: None
  • All sets are best­-of-­3 except for the following matches of the final bracket which are best­-of-­5: Winners Finals, Losers Finals, and Grand Finals

4-B. Set Procedure

  1. Players select their characters. Either player may elect to do Double Blind Character Selection
  2. Players mutually decide on stage. If unable to decide within 10 seconds, random will be chosen.
  3. The players play the first match of the set
  4. Winning player of the preceding match is locked into their character.
  5. The losing player of the preceding match may change their character.
  6. Players play on the same stage as previous, or random if that was chosen.
  7. Repeat Steps 4 through 6 for all subsequent matches until the set is complete.

4-C. Additional Rules

  • In Game Macros: All in game macros are allowed to be change by the players.
  • Hardware/Controller Macros: Any macros, rapid fire buttons, or similar types, are banned from tournament use.
  • Pausing: Purposefully or accidentally pausing mid match will cause the pausing player to forfeit that match, thus giving the opponent an automatic win. Players will then proceed to step 4 of “Set Procedure.”