Clash of Chumps 3 Summary

The two biggest amiibo tournaments to date have concluded, and there’s a decent bit to talk about from what we saw. Without wasting time on fluff, let’s jump straight in!

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Metagames are hard to solve

“Torture the data, and it will confess to anything.” –Ronald Coase, winner of the Nobel Prize in Economics

D.A.T.A.S.T.R.E.A.M. #01 began with the idea that we were trying to see if we could find a solution to how strong the Super Armor and Slow Super Armor secondary Spirits seem to be in the early Spirits meta. However, as the above quote demonstrates, we have to be careful with how we analyze the data as, how we cut it up can paint very different pictures.

Come with me on a journey as we look at the results of D.A.T.A.S.T.R.E.A.M. #01 and see what we can learn. The data is, indeed, instructive, but it is far from definitive.

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amiibo Style Guide: Logical

Welcome! It’s time for the first entry in a long-requested series of guides: amiibo personality types. Now, I’m not going to sit here and act like I know everything about these – there’s still much to be discovered, which is why we’ve been rather quiet in terms of posts and updates. There are over fifteen styles available, and Logical is one that many Smash 4 veteran trainers get on their amiibo. We’re going to go over what this personality is, how its amiibo play, and how you can get it on your own amiibo. Let’s get started.

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Growing the Meta – Potential Sleeper Amiibo (Opinion)

Welcome to an opinion piece friends! I’m going to share my thoughts on some amiibo that I believe to be notably stronger than their statistics show, either due to not having a proper training method discovered or just under-representation. I don’t expect any of these amiibo to be S tier, but I also love being proven wrong about topics such as these. So, let’s get into it.

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