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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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Clips à la carte !
STRASBOURG
JUST DANCE UNLIMITED
BRUSSELS
Tournoi Krosmaga 1v1
PARIS
Tournoi smash bros sur Wii-u // 30€ à win
GRENOBLE
Stun City Wednesdays
TORONTO
Fermé
LYON
Overwatch
BUDAPEST
Hearthstone - Full Random
BRUSSELS
Overwatch 1v1
LONDON
Pen & Paper Abend #2
COLOGNE
Tournoi Krosmaga : Goodies Dofus à gagner !
STRASBOURG
Tournoi Soulcalibur 5
BORDEAUX
Ingress regulars table
BERLIN
Soirée Bartender
RENNES
Inter-Melt League of Legends vs Strasbourg
RENNES
Gamers Assembly Party
PARIS
Tournoi LoL 2v2
TROYES
Jeux de Plateaux & Open Play Pc's / Consoles
STRASBOURG
Tournoi MAGIC
RENNES
No Chill Smash hosted by NCG
TORONTO
Open Play !
RENNES
RED RUMBLE feat. Mister Crimson
LYON
MATCH OVERWATCH Bordeaux VS Strasbourg
BORDEAUX
Soirée Speed Painting
BORDEAUX
Tournoi de Smash 4
QUEBEC
Tournoi & League Magic
STRASBOURG
Versus Fighting : SFV
BRUSSELS
Soirée de départ de Julie
LILLE
Soirée Mauvais Goût
TROYES

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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