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The Digital Schoolhouse Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Team Battle will be postponed until further notice, as a result of the evolving coronavirus (Covid-19) situation. The health and safety of everyone involved in the tournament, including students, teachers and venue staff, is paramount. We would like to express our concern and support for all those affected by the coronavirus during this challenging time.

Please be assured that both Digital Schoolhouse and Nintendo plan to continue the tournament at a time that is most appropriate for the health and safety of everyone involved, and in adherence with recommended public guidelines. Digital Schoolhouse will keep you informed with any new information as it surfaces.


Together with Nintendo Switch, the Digital Schoolhouse Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Team Battle is estimated to reach over 6000 pupils in schools & colleges across the UK this academic year. This immersive experience provides a unique insight into the creative digital sector, to promote homegrown talent and to enable students to aspire to careers pathways they may not have otherwise considered.

Digital Schoolhouse's esports tournament is supported the Creative Careers Programme from the Department of Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS). 


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Digital Schoolhouse continues to have a tremendous impact on engaging students with technology and digital creativity. Not only inspiring children, but also educating teachers and parents about the endless opportunities digital skills create. By engaging directly with the esports industry, thousands of children have had hands-on experience in a multitude of important roles developing and running a innovative national tournament. They have benefited from teamwork, strategy and social improvements and heard directly from the industry for guidance and careers advice.




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