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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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Inter-Melt' Battlerite Vs Grenoble
STRASBOURG
Tournoi Marvel vs Capcom 2
LILLE
Soirée de lancement Halo War 2 !
CLERMONT
Tournoi League of Legends 2v2
REIMS
No Chill Smash hosted by NCG
TORONTO
Inter-Melt League of Legends vs Bordeaux
RENNES
League of Legends tournament + Cocktailnight
BERLIN
Soirée Etudiante - SHOTS à 1€
MONTPELLIER
Tournoi de Beer Pong
LYON
Open Play Pc's & Consoles de Jeu
STRASBOURG
Overwatch Friday Duels
TORONTO
Défi Time
QUEBEC
Tournoi FiFa17
GRENOBLE
Meltdown City Clash Overwatch Vs Budapest !
STRASBOURG
Tournoi Drunkio Kart (Mario Kart 8)
LYON
Mario Kart Night
MADRID
Versus Fighting : SFV
BRUSSELS
Tournoi Street Fighter 3rd Strike
LILLE
HOTS 5v5 Inter-Melt
TROYES
Open Play !
RENNES
Quizz "Zelda"
LYON
Tournoi Krosmaga : Goodies Dofus à gagner !
STRASBOURG
Hearthstone Tournament
LONDON
Tournoi CS:GO 5v5 vs Strasbourg
LYON
Anniv de Tom
LILLE
LEAGUE OF LEGENDS 5v5
MONTRÉAL
TOURNOI HEARTHSTONE
BORDEAUX
Open Play Consoles
STRASBOURG
Session jeux de société
LYON

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.

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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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CONTACT

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