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Smash: "Sync up Saturdays"

sat06jun7:00 pmSmash: "Sync up Saturdays"7:00 pm

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Welcome to Sync up Saturdays Weekly – Since 2019!

GameSync Esports Center is proud to bring the competitive Smash community San Diego’s longest running, biggest weekend tournament, every Saturday at 7pm. Whether you’re a seasoned veteran or a newcomer who wants to challenge some of the best competition that San Diego Smash has to offer, we warmly invite you! Maximize your experience by coming early and/or staying late for friendlies!

Pre-register for faster check-in:


  • 5PM: Come and get some friendlies in! Feel free to come in even earlier though, we open at 10am!
  • 6PM: Get checked-in and warm up with some practice matches.
  • 6:45PM: In-person signups wind down. If you are arriving after this point or you’re going to be late, you must pre-register and post in #late-check-in at or there is a chance you will not be allowed into the bracket.
  • 7PM: Tourney begins! (More setups for friendlies become available throughout the night as we progress further on in bracket and need fewer setups to run all of the matches.)
  • 1AM: Post-event friendlies end/venue closes.


Please post in #late-check-in at Be sure to “react” to the post in #choose-games-roles to give yourself the Smash role when you first join Discord.


  • 31 or fewer entrants will pay out through 3rd place: 50/30/20
  • 32 to 47 entrants will pay out through 4th place: 50/25/15/10
  • 48 to 63 entrants will pay out through 6th place: 40/25/15/10/5/5
  • 64 or more entrants will pay out through 8th place: 40/20/15/10/5/5/2.5/2.5

Example (64 players): 1st wins $128, 2nd wins $64, 3rd wins $48, 4th wins $32, 5th wins $16, 6th wins $16, 7th wins $8, 8th wins $8. Tournament payouts are via Venmo or PayPal within 24 hours.



  • Pricing: $10 venue + $5 prize pool. Unlimited casuals are included with venue fee. $2 off if you bring a Switch, Dock, GameCube adapter (Official Nintendo or the Mayflash adapter is highly preferred), and SSBU ideally with all DLC.
    • Don’t want to enter the tourney but you want to play friendlies? Just pay the venue fee ($10)
    • Don’t want to enter or play at all, you’re purely spectating? That’s completely free!
  • VIP check-in (recommended): pre-pay here for faster processing when you arrive. It makes it much easier for everyone!
  • If paying in-store, credit/debit only (please, no cash).
  • Snacks and drinks are available for purchase.
  • Our venue offers restroom facilities and plenty of parking on-site.


Starter Stages:

  • Battlefield (any non-2D version)
  • Small Battlefield
  • Pokémon Stadium 2
  • Smashville
  • Town and City


  • Final Destination (any non-2D version)
  • Hollow Bastion
  • Kalos Pokémon League

Register here:

Singles check in starts at 5pm, a full two hours early (unlimited casuals are included with the venue fee)! Hang out at our game center and meet other players or engage in some friendlies. Then at 7pm, the fireworks begin with brackets run by your friendly TO (tournament organizer). Cash prizes are announced at the end of the event. Prize pool donations can also be made here:

Be sure to join our Discord server and Facebook group for winners, photos and updates:


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GameSync was founded in 2012, by gamers, for gamers.
7370 Opportunity Road, Suite G, San Diego, CA 92111

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