DATA – Cloud in Doubles – An Analysis

Introduction

I am Barnard’s Loop. You may know me for my data work, most recently a Bayonetta article examining how prominent she was in Singles. It was my intention to publish a similar examination of Cloud in Doubles by late 2018, but the announcement of Smash 5 has made this urgent.

Furthermore, several scenes have taken steps to mitigate Cloud’s presence in their doubles scenes. This includes things ranging from a x2 Cloud ban similar to what was enacted with Meta Knight in Brawl to scenes banning Cloud in doubles entirely.

I will attempt, as with my last article, to approach this subject in a professional manner with interpretations based on the data I’ve uncovered. Sources will be provided at the bottom.

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OrionRank 2017 – 101-140, Retrospective, 2018 Plans & Changes.

This is a bit late, but I can finally present the conclusion of OrionRank 2017 – a look back, 101-140, and how 2018 is going so far.

Table of Contents

  • 1.0: Improvements
  • 2.0: OrionRank 2017: 101-140
  • 3.0: Region & Character Data
  • 3.1: Regions Unrepresented in the Top 140
  • 3.2: No Longer Ranked from 2016
  • 3.3: Dropped Out of Top 100 from 2016
  • 3.4: Tidbits of Info
  • 4.0: OrionRank 2018 Qualification & Changes 
  • 5.0: Conclusion

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OrionRank 2017 Top 100 – #10-#1

This is it! The final article for the main Top 100. In the next week, I’ll post players who scored outside of the top 100, as well as some commentary & thoughts about the project, as well as plans for OrionRank 2018. Thank you for reading!

More Information: https://intheloop837.wordpress.com/2018/01/01/orionrank-2017-top-100-announcement-information-methodology-101/

Written by Barnard’s Loop

Illustrations by Freeziebeatz

Ranking work by Freeziebeatz & Barnard’s Loop

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OrionRank 2017 Top 100 – #20-#11

Welcome to the penultimate article for OrionRank 2017! I’ll be detailing the Top 100 player-by-player. #10-#1 will be published early on Monday morning, so keep an eye out for it!

More Information: https://intheloop837.wordpress.com/2018/01/01/orionrank-2017-top-100-announcement-information-methodology-101/

Written by Barnard’s Loop

Illustrations by Freeziebeatz

Ranking work by Freeziebeatz & Barnard’s Loop

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OrionRank 2017 Top 100 – #30-#21

Welcome to the eighth of ten articles for OrionRank 2017! I’ll be detailing the Top 100 player-by-player.

More Information: https://intheloop837.wordpress.com/2018/01/01/orionrank-2017-top-100-announcement-information-methodology-101/

Written by Barnard’s Loop

Illustrations by Freeziebeatz

Ranking work by Freeziebeatz & Barnard’s Loop

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OrionRank 2017 Top 100 – #40-#31

Welcome to the seventh of ten articles for OrionRank 2017! I’ll be detailing the Top 100 player-by-player.

More Information: https://intheloop837.wordpress.com/2018/01/01/orionrank-2017-top-100-announcement-information-methodology-101/

Written by Barnard’s Loop

Illustrations by Freeziebeatz

Ranking work by Freeziebeatz & Barnard’s Loop

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OrionRank 2017 Top 100 – #50-#41

Hello! We delayed the publishing of this article by a day to let the hype from GENESIS die down a bit. This is the 6th article, and the delay will prompt #10-#1 to likely be released on either Saturday or Monday.

More Information: https://intheloop837.wordpress.com/2018/01/01/orionrank-2017-top-100-announcement-information-methodology-101/

Written by Barnard’s Loop

Illustrations by Freeziebeatz

Ranking work by Freeziebeatz & Barnard’s Loop

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