Cloudburst, also known as EndGameTV's Cloudburst: A Qualifier for the SAI, was a Splatoon online tournament held on May 22nd, 2016. Alongside three other tournaments, Cloudburst functioned as a qualifier for the Splatoon Anniversary Invitational.
The standings for the event are as follows:
|On The Bounce|
|Squids Next Door|
|in The ink|
The tournament used a double-elimination bracket with a Halo-style map rotation.
Round-dependent series were played as follows:
- Best-of-3 games for Winners Rounds 1 and 2 and Losers Rounds 1 through 6.
- Best-of-5 games for Winners Rounds 3 and 5 and Losers Rounds 7 through 9.
- Best-of-7 games for Winners Finals, Losers Finals, and Grand Finals.