Items off and set to none, 8 Minutes, 4 Stocks, Buffer off.
No excessive stalling (Rising Pound, Luigi Ladder, etc.).
DSR in effect: no counter picking a stage you have
already won on.
Gentleman’s Clause: Any stage may be played on if both players agree to
If a match times out, the winner is determined by remaining stocks,
then lowest percentage on the same stock.
If each player has one stock remaining and the match ends due
to a suicide move (Ganon’s side-B, DDD’s swallow, holding
someone in a grab on a platform as it moves out of bounds, etc.),
the player who initiated the move wins.
No Giga Bowser or Wario Man.
In case of D3 Gordo-glitch: reset the game and the number of taken
Players select their characters. Either player may choose to Blind
Pick. In this case, each player secretly tells a third player their
character before picking with the third player verifying their
Players play Rock-Paper-Scissors. Loser bans the first stage. If the
winner requests port-priority, he/she will ban the first stage.
Players take turns removing stages from the Neutral Stages list above
based upon the results of the previous rule. Striking goes
1-1. When counterpicking you are not allowed to go back to
any stage you previously won on (DSR in effect).
Winning player of the preceding match bans (1 ban in Bo3, 0 in
Bo5) from the full list of stages, both Neutral and
The Losing player of the preceding match picks a stage for the next
match. Cannot choose the stage banned in the previous step, nor a stage
they've already won on during this set, unless agreed.
The winning player of the preceding match may choose to change
The losing player of the preceding match may choose to change
The losing player of the preceding match may change their controller