Finally, he was put up against Anti in losers semifinals, but despite being down 2-1 against Anti's Mario, he brought it back in a very close set to win 3-2.
He also had strong and secondaries, with his Captain Falcon often considered to be among the best in the world.
And in top 32, he successfully defeated and upsetted 3-1 allowing him to qualify for top 8 winners.
As such, Snake's potential has somewhat stagnated following Ally's retirement, though some are looking towards other players such as as the new leader of the character.
After beating , , , and , he lost to at the beginning of losers top 8, placing 7th.
At The Big House 5 itself he defeated to make it into Top 32.
He defeated 2-0, 2-0, Rolex 2-1, 2-0, NinjaLink 2-1 in a rematch, Mew2King 3-1, and 3-0 to make it to grand finals.
He defeated Technicals 3-0 and 3-2 before falling to 1-3 ending his run at 13th place.