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Two big tournaments, two huge finales.

March 30 at 8 a.m. PT | 11 a.m. ET

Tune in to the livestream right here on March 30th to watch players from across North America smash—or splat—their way to victory in the Final Events at PAX East.

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Four teams battle in Squad Strike!

After a thrilling online tournament, the remaining players must now team up with their rivals to compete in Squad Strike mode to determine a new team of champions.

Details

The twelve (12) remaining eligible players from the Qualifier Finals will be put into regional superteams of three players to compete in a series of Squad Strike matches to determine a winner.

See the full rules here.

Meet the players

Here are the players who came out on top in our online event qualifier events and are now headed to the Final Event at PAX East.

Online Event 1
Seth

Northeast Winner

Jacob T

Northwest Winner

Wrath

Southeast Winner

Numbreon

Southwest Winner

Online Event 2
John Numbers

Northeast Winner

Mystic_Sylvanos

Northwest Winner

Devonte

Southeast Winner

Aarow

Southwest Winner

Online Event 3
TBA

Northeast Winner

TBA

Northwest Winner

TBA

Southeast Winner

TBA

Southwest Winner

E10+ - Cartoon Violence, Comic Mischief, Suggestive Themes
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Ink or be inked!

After surviving a splat-tastic, ink-slinging tournament, the final four teams will now face off at PAX East, where they'll determine who will reign supreme as the winners of the Splatoon 2 North America Inkling Open 2019!

Details

The four (4) remaining eligible Teams from the Qualifier Finals will compete in a Turf War round robin for seeding, then compete in a single-elimination tournament of Ranked Battle modes to determine a winner.

See the full rules here.

Meet the teams

FTWin
Kyo

2-D

Ice

Quevo

Shak

Lowkey Splatoon
Arashi

Gamaruu

Koutetsu

The One

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Power

tictac

Penguitt

Demise
10sion

Andred

Matthew

raziel

E10+ - Cartoon Violence
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