Nintendo have revealed two premier gaming tournaments are on their way to Australia and New Zealand, announcing the Splatoon 2 Australasian Open and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Australasian Open.
The open tournaments serve to determine the competitors in the Grand Final at Supanova Melbourne on April 6th and 7th.
The Smash tournament will see players compete in a Timed Stock match with low items, and Splatoon 2 players will play through both Turf Wars and Ranked Battles to determine the finalists who’ll compete at Supanova Melbourne.
The dates and times for the online open tournaments are below;
Super Smash Bros.
- AU Online Qualifier #1 – 2nd March, 11:00 am AEDT
- NZ Online Qualifier #1 – 2nd March, 1:00 pm NZDT
- AU Online Qualifier #2 – 9th March, 11:00 am AEDT
- NZ Online Qualifier #2 – 9th March, 1:00 pm NZDT
- Online Qualifier #1 – 16th March, 11:00am AEDT
- Online Qualifier #2 – 23rd March, 11:00am AEDT
Players can get involved by following the instructions on the Nintendo Australiasion Open official website; nintendoaustralasianopen.com/
There are multiple ways to play and participate, and Nintendo has invited players of all skill levels to join the fun.