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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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Loup Garou Party
RENNES
Tournoi FIFA 18 // Boissons sans alcool à win !
STRASBOURG
Tournoi Fortnite
TOULOUSE
Les Afterworks au Melt' : iiM Leonard de Vinci
PARIS
Tournoi FIFA 18
BORDEAUX
Torneo Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
MADRID
Hearthstone tournoi 1v1
BRUSSELS
Exposition Lunart
BORDEAUX
Tournoi Street Fighter 5 - coaching avec l'asso PAD !
DIJON
Fermeture
AIX
Hearthstone 1v1
TOURS
BLIND TEST !
TOURS
Fifa 18 sur PS4 et Xbox One
CAEN
QuizZz Asie/Mangas & Dégustation Japon
GRENOBLE
Tournoi HearthStone et Magic EDH
RENNES
Tournoi Hearthstone
BORDEAUX
PlayerUnkown's Battlegrounds
MONTRÉAL
Loups-Garous de Thiercelieux #7 !
STRASBOURG
Dance Dance Révolution by Biggaming!
TROYES
1ère Soirée Harry Potter
RENNES
Soirée Retrogaming avec les RGB !
BORDEAUX
Soirée fluo !
CLERMONT
Tournoi Smash Bros 1v1
CLERMONT
Tournoi Windjammers // 25.00€ de Consos à win !
STRASBOURG
Tournoi Rocket League 2v2
LYON
JUST DANCE 2018 + UNLIMITED
BRUSSELS
Just Dance 2018
LYON
Tournoi 1v1 Hearthstone // 30€ à win
GRENOBLE
King Fighter Cool - Tournoi jeux de Combat
RENNES

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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CONTACT

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