Full Bloom 5 | Melee/Smash Ultimate Tournament
March 23 @ 11:00 am - March 24 @ 11:00 pm UTC-4
Do not miss out on the Premier Spring Midwest Major – A 2-day event with a 24 hour venue! Full Bloom 5 includes amenities including the following:
- 24 hour venue!
- Organist playing Nintendo tunes throughout the tournament (including Top 8 walkups)
“Full Bloom 5” is a Melee/Smash Ultimate tournament held by Smash at IUB. Registration on Smash.gg is mandatory and closes March 16th, 2019 at 11:59pm EDT. There will be no registration on site, however you will still be able to spectate for free.
You must pay for the events you would like to compete in before March 16th at 11:59pm EDT. You must finish creating your Doubles team by March 17th at 11:59pm EDT. Pools will be posted March 20th by 10pm EDT.
We will also have a free amateur and novice bracket for both Melee and Smash Ultimate with prizes , but you must enter singles to qualify.
Full Bloom 5 melee events Will Use UCF
Event Caps (Subject to change):
- Melee singles: 352
- Melee doubles: 64
- Ultimate singles: 256 (Capped – Waitlist Form)
- Ultimate doubles: 48
Full Bloom 5, Facebook Event Page:
Full Bloom 5, Streams produced by Beyond the Summit:
- Melee: twitch.tv/btssmash
- Melee side-stream: twitch.tv/btssmash3
- Smash Ultimate: twitch.tv/btssmash2
Smash at IUB, Facebook Page:
Saturday, March 23rd through Sunday, March 24th, 2019
Indiana University Indiana Memorial Union – Alumni Hall/Solarium 900 E. Seventh Street Bloomington, IN 47405
- $35 First 100 Entrants
- $40 Early Bird Special (10/7/18 -11/17/18 11:59PM EDT)
- $50 (11/18/18 – 3/2/19 11:59PM EDT)
- $60 Crunch Registration (3/3/19 – 3/16/19 11:59PM EDT Registration closes)
Spectating with friendlies & badge:
- Saturday Spectating w/badge = $10
- All-tournament Spectating w/badge = $20
Spectating with no friendlies or badge:
- Melee Singles = $10
- Melee Doubles = $10 per player ($20 per team)
- Smash Ultimate singles = $10
- Smash Ultimate Doubles = $10 per player ($20 per team)
Vendor and Media Application:
- Vendor Application – CLOSED
- Media Application – CLOSED
After you and your partner both register, please go back to smash.gg and confirm/accept your partner’s Doubles Invitation. Failing to do so after registration means you WILL NOT be entered into your specified doubles event. Click here
Refunds will be offered up until March 1st, 2019 at 11:59pm. After that time, no refunds will be offered, no exceptions. If Stripe was your payment method, you will be refunded in full. Please contact Austin “Horde” Fletcher to receive a refund. Twitter: @ssbm_Horde.
Venue Fee Discount:
You will get $5 off your Venue Fee for EACH complete set up you bring (max of $10). However, you must stay until the end to get your refund. Please be prepared to pay the full venue fee initially. Venue fee refunds will be provided in cash, the day of the event. Refunds will be issued on day two starting at 4pm.
Full Melee set up = GCN/Wii + Melee disc/20XX + CRT Full Bloom 5 Melee will run UCF (v0.73 BETA)!. Please bring an appropriate storage unit running it – otherwise we will make sure that your setup will have it otherwise.
Full Smash Ultimate set up = HDTV + Switch + Smash Ultimate + GCN controller adapter* (preferably Nintendo instead of Mayflash)
Schedule of Events (EDT):
Schedule subject to change.
Day One (March 23)
- 11 AM: Venue Opens
- 12 PM: Melee/Ultimate Singles/Doubles Wave A
- 2 PM: Melee/Ultimate Singles/Doubles Wave B
- 4 PM: Melee/Ultimate Singles/Doubles Wave C
- 6 PM: Melee/Ultimate Singles/Doubles Wave D
- 8 PM: Melee/Ultimate Doubles Top 16
Day Two (March 24)
- 12 PM: Melee/Ultimate Singles Top 48
- 4 PM: Ultimate Singles Top 8
- 7 PM: Melee Singles Top 8
- 11 PM: Venue closes
All times are approximations & subject to change. Players will be DQed if they do not show-up within 10 minutes after their match is called. The minimum DQ timer decreases to 5 minutes after Top 16 to account for hand-warmers. However, players will NOT be DQed if they have a Melee/Smash Ultimate match at the same time.
Pools will be bracket pools and top 48 will be all best of five. All pools matches will be best of three. Top 6 of doubles will be best of 5. Top three get out from every pool. Fifth place players will progress to the amateur bracket. Seventh place players will progress to the novice bracket. All matches in amateur bracket except winners/losers/grands will be best of three. Prizes will be awarded to first and second place of both novice and amateur brackets.
Panel with the Pros:
We are pleased to announce that we will be conducting a Q&A panel with our top players at the beginning of day two.
Here are the food options located in the IMU (where the event is being held) and their hours:
- Starbucks 8am-4pm
- Pizza Hut 10:30am-11pm
- Circle Cafe 6:30am-2pm
- Sugar and Spice 9am-2pm
- Charleston Market 7am-3pm
- Cyclone Salads 11am-3pm
- Sakura 11am-2pm
There are many more options within 5 minutes walking distance on Kirkwood and surrounding streets. There are a plethora of delivery services to utilize as well.
Student Organization Statement:
Although this organization has members who are Indiana University students and may have University employees associated or engaged in its activities and affairs, the organization is not a part of or an agency of the University. It is a separate and independent organization which is responsible for and manages its own activities and affairs. The University does not direct, supervise or control the organization and is not responsible for the organization’s contracts, acts or omissions.
Smash at IUB, an independent student organization located at Indiana University, produced and is responsible for the content of this publication. This publication was not reviewed or approved by, nor does it necessarily express or reflect the policies or opinions of, Indiana University or its designated representatives.
Full Bloom 5 TOs: