A lot of it is time dependent also - certain times of day you are more likely to face better people than other times of day. I would graciously accept your offer. I'm still of the mind that it's totally random and they just didn't give much thought to matchmaking. Use Smashboards links to get your gaming stuff and support the site, Super Smash Bros. You get matched based on your overall win percentage.
Since I was asked.
Issue with matchmaking.
FairyLip Smash Apprentice Aug 4, It's cool to finally get an idea of how the matchmaking system possibly works, but what especially interested me was the part how the game may match you against somebody who is really good at beating a particular character if you use them too much since I only really use Ryu and Palutena. The system will tell me: I might not win or anything, but I'll give you a damn good fight. In a Galaxy far far away