T.O.JOE

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T.O.JOE
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Full Name Joe Gibson
Country USA
Main Icon-Byte & Barq.png Byte & Barq

T.O.JOE, formerly known as Jon Dog, is an ARMS player and tournament organizer from the United States. He has organized the RUSH tournament series as well as Smash'N'Splash 4 and Smash'N'Splash 5. T.O.JOE is also the owner and creator of Ohio ARMS. He has been ranked #2 on every Ohio ARMS Power Ranking that he has been active for as well alongside being a member of the Ohio ARMS Power Ranking staff.

In March of 2019, after the end of Ohio ARMS' fifth Season, T.O.JOE decided to retire from ARMS to pursue other things, like Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, and speedrunning The Touryst. Despite this retirement, he still had active involvement with Smash'N'Splash 5 as well as Pressure 2. Near the middle of Ohio ARMS' seventh Season, on December 15, 2019, he made the official name change from Jon Dog to T.O.JOE. This new name wasn't used in an ARMS event until March 2020 when he came out of retirement for Quarantined Rapport in preparation for the ARMS North American Online Open. A combination of Nintendo's newfound support of ARMS and the prospect of an ARMS fighter coming to Smash Ultimate brought T.O.JOE back to playing in Ohio's primary event, The Biweekly Procrastination on April 5, 2019. Due to how late this was in the Season however, he did not qualify for the Season 7 Power Ranking, but his activity afterward warranted him another #2 spot on Season 8's ranking. A few months later, in early 2021, T.O.JOE once again retired from ARMS, this time to focus on school and pursue personal projects such as forming the music group The Trapeze Artists.

Playstyle[edit | edit source]

T.O.JOE often utilizes sets including the Chilla and Brrchuk. Alongside Byte & Barq, he has also been known to use Max Brass and Dr. Coyle.

Results[edit | edit source]

Tournament Date Location Placement Tournament Type
CFG Right to Bear ARMS 1 June 21, 2017 Columbus, OH 1st Local
A Call to ARMS - Prologue July 14, 2017 Kirtland, OH 1st Local
A Call to ARMS - Episode 1 July 28, 2017 Kirtland, OH 1st Local
A Call to ARMS - Episode 3 September 1, 2017 Kirtland, OH 1st Local
Ohio ARMS Online Biweekly #2 August 27, 2017 Online 3rd Online
Ohio ARMS Online Biweekly #3 September 10, 2017 Online 2nd Online
Ohio ARMS Online Biweekly #5 October 22, 2017 Online 3rd Online
Ohio ARMS Online Biweekly #7 December 3, 2017 Online 2nd Online
Ohio ARMS Online Biweekly #8 December 17, 2017 Online 2nd Online
Ohio ARMS Online Biweekly #9 January 7, 2018 Online 2nd Online
Mega League Monday 18 January 15, 2018 Online 5th Online
The Biweekly Procrastination (10) January 21, 2018 Online 2nd Online
The Biweekly Procrastination 11 February 4, 2018 Online 2nd Online
Pressure June 28, 2018 Mentor, OH 3rd Regional
Pressure 2 July 20, 2019 Mentor, OH 5th Regional
Quarantined Rapport March 28, 2020 Online 33rd Online
The Biweekly Procrastination 43 April 5, 2020 Online 9th Online
The Biweekly Procrastination 46 May 6, 2020 Online 5th Online

Trivia[edit | edit source]

Social Media[edit | edit source]

Twitter account
YouTube channel

Gameplay Videos[edit | edit source]

ARMS - Mega League Monday 16 Group B: Jon Dog (Byte & Barq) vs TCM Raffa (Kid Cobra)
ARMS - Rush 13 First-to-Five: Jon Dog (Byte & Barq/Max Brass) vs SMH Aiakos (Mechanica)
ARMS - Ohio Online Biweekly 9 Grand Finals: FiA PineappleFreak vs Jon Dog
ARMS - Pressure: RR - Jon Dog (Byte & Barq) vs Frosty (Kid Cobra)