The Little Mac community needs you! -- to help some of its community members get to the latest 2GGaming-organized event.
With the advent of 2GGC: ARMS Saga, an event tailored towards all things Nintendo and punching, 2GGaming has made it a priority to bring all notable Little Macs under one roof. In order to do so, the Californian organization launched a crowdfunding campaign on June 21 to fund the following players' flights:
- WonderBread of Florida, USA
- J.A.P.A.N of New York, USA
- LiteralBacon of Pennsylvania, USA
- Alphicans of Canada
- BrawlerG31 of Louisiana, USA
- Zartu of Finland
As with most Smash Bros. community fundraisers, the campaign makes use of a smash.gg storefront where prospective backers may purchase a variety of goods such as apparel and art. A percentage of each sale goes towards the travel fund of the player a backer chooses and if enough money is allocated to said player, they are flown out. In addition to the Little Macs, the campaign also aims to fund a Japanese delegation to 2GGC: ARMS Saga and EVO 2017 comprised of:
2GGC: ARMS Saga is a Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and ARMS event set to be held on July 8 - 9 at the Esports Arena in Santa Ana, California. Apart from the fistful of Little Macs the event is centered upon, top professionals such as Gonzalo "ZeRo" Barrios and Samuel "Dabuz" Buzby will be in attendance due to the stakes: a $2500 pot bonus and a coveted 2GG Championship Saga slot. Registrations for the event via smashgg are open until July 5.