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MELTDOWN

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In early 2011, a new phenomenon hit eSports: BarCrafts.
The concept was simple: gaming enthuasiasts meet in a bar to watch a tournament in their favorite game, have a drink or two and meet other fans.
At that time the concept was too small to attract attention and the community struggled to find locations to regularly host. However, gamers were becoming more numerous and their voices louder. That's how, in May 2012, a new place was born: Meltdown. A bar dedicated to eSports and gaming, with the goal of proving day in, day out, that videogames can be a social rather than solitary activity.
The amazing success of this bar called for fast expansion: the international community called for more Meltdown!
Thus began a great adventure...

RIGHT NOW AT MELTDOWN

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JUST DANCE
TOURS
Inter-Melt' Heroes of the Storm Vs Lyon Vs Bordeaux Vs Montpellier !!
STRASBOURG
Tournoi Hearthstone 2v2 // boissons à win !
STRASBOURG
Tournoi / Open Play Street Fighter V & Guilty Gear & King of FIghters XIV
STRASBOURG
REKT
LONDON
Hearthstone 1v1 Turnier
COLOGNE
Torneo de SSB
VALENCIA
Beer-Pong : boissons & goodies à win !
STRASBOURG
Meltdown City Clash CS: GO Vs Clermont
STRASBOURG
Tournoi Overwatch 3v3
CLERMONT
Dota2
MONTRÉAL
Guitar Hero
MONTRÉAL
Freeplays SFV
VALENCIA
Inter-Melt' League of Legends Vs Reims // Shooters à gagner !
STRASBOURG
Meltdown City Clash #3
COLOGNE
League of Legends 3v3 Turnier
COLOGNE
Blind test
LYON
Tournoi Street Fighter 5 // Avec l'asso Beatby38
GRENOBLE
Evento Beers&Testing
VALENCIA
New : Random Nights !
BRUSSELS
Open Play
BERLIN
FERMETURE HEBDOMADAIRE
BORDEAUX
TOURNOI MARIO KART 8
BORDEAUX
Dimanche Chill & JDR
GRENOBLE
Soirée Just Dance Fluo
PARIS
BEERPONG 2v2 // Win ta girafe!
GRENOBLE
MATCH OVERWATCH Bordeaux VS Clermont
BORDEAUX
Super Smash Bros
TOURS
Overwatch 6v6
PARIS

EVENTS

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Everyday, Meltdown bars around the world broadcast the best eSports streams of the moment. To make things better, 5 to 10 computers are available at each location and events are organized on a daily basis: tournaments, showcase of a new game, showmatch or coaching session; it all happens at Meltdown.
Discover below some of the events we organized for our partners.

TEAM

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Meltdown bars have had the honor to welcome the best players and figures of eSports in the world. Some of these players joined team Meltdown to proudly represent the brand during the most prestigious events. Amongst them: Luffy (2014 Street Fighter world champion), Stephano (2011 Starcraft II world champion), Neo (2014 Super Mario Kart world champion), and the team that has conquered 2015 QuakeCon.

players

MELTDOWN IN THE PRESS

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"This eSports bar is a temple of competitive gaming."


BUSINESS INSIDER

"The people here are friendly – much more so than the fronting hipsters who clog many of the area's trendy pubs and bars."


THE GUARDIAN

"At Meltdown, videogames aren't just a facade. You feel at home there."


MENSQUARE

"Meltdown is the rendez-vous place of a whole connected generation!"


VILLA SCHWEPPES

"The place is alive. Fans are packed in tight, eyes glued to projector screens."


GQ

"This atypical tavern gives geeks a break from their usual asocial sterotype."


LE PARISIEN

"During the games, the atmosphere in Meltdown can be compared to a top match of the Bundesliga."


DIE WELT

"There is no place for clichés at Meltdown."


LE MONDE

OUR PARTNERS

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