Merlyn's Comic Books and More
User Info

Welcome Anonymous

Nickname
Password

Membership:
Latest: AsenWolf
New Today: 0
New Yesterday: 0
Overall: 898

People Online:
Members: 0
Visitors: 152
Total: 152
Who Is Where:
 Visitors:
01: Community Forums
02: My Account
03: Community Forums
04: Community Forums
05: Community Forums
06: Community Forums
07: Community Forums
08: Community Forums
09: Community Forums
10: Community Forums
11: My Account
12: Community Forums
13: Community Forums
14: Home
15: Community Forums
16: Home
17: Community Forums
18: Home
19: Home
20: Community Forums
21: Community Forums
22: Stories Archive
23: Community Forums
24: Home
25: Home
26: Home
27: Community Forums
28: Home
29: Home
30: Community Forums
31: Community Forums
32: Home
33: Community Forums
34: Community Forums
35: Community Forums
36: Community Forums
37: Home
38: Community Forums
39: Home
40: Home
41: Community Forums
42: Stories Archive
43: Community Forums
44: Community Forums
45: Community Forums
46: My Account
47: Community Forums
48: Community Forums
49: Community Forums
50: Community Forums
51: Stories Archive
52: Community Forums
53: Community Forums
54: Home
55: Community Forums
56: Community Forums
57: Home
58: Home
59: Stories Archive
60: Home
61: Community Forums
62: News
63: Home
64: Community Forums
65: Home
66: Community Forums
67: Community Forums
68: Community Forums
69: News
70: Community Forums
71: Community Forums
72: Community Forums
73: Stories Archive
74: My Account
75: Community Forums
76: Community Forums
77: Community Forums
78: Community Forums
79: My Account
80: Stories Archive
81: Home
82: Home
83: Community Forums
84: Home
85: News
86: Home
87: Community Forums
88: Community Forums
89: Community Forums
90: Community Forums
91: Home
92: Community Forums
93: Community Forums
94: Community Forums
95: Home
96: Home
97: Community Forums
98: Stories Archive
99: Community Forums
100: Community Forums
101: My Account
102: Stories Archive
103: Community Forums
104: Stories Archive
105: Community Forums
106: Home
107: Community Forums
108: Community Forums
109: Home
110: Community Forums
111: Stories Archive
112: Community Forums
113: Community Forums
114: Community Forums
115: Home
116: Community Forums
117: Home
118: My Account
119: Community Forums
120: Community Forums
121: Community Forums
122: Home
123: Stories Archive
124: Community Forums
125: Stories Archive
126: Home
127: Home
128: Community Forums
129: Community Forums
130: Community Forums
131: Community Forums
132: Community Forums
133: Community Forums
134: Community Forums
135: Community Forums
136: Community Forums
137: News
138: Community Forums
139: Stories Archive
140: Community Forums
141: Community Forums
142: Stories Archive
143: Community Forums
144: Home
145: Home
146: Stories Archive
147: Home
148: Community Forums
149: Community Forums
150: Community Forums
151: Community Forums
152: Stories Archive

Staff Online:

No staff members are online!

Main Menu

Community Forums › Miniature Gaming › Flames of War › FoW National Qualifying Tournament at Oroboro
FoW National Qualifying Tournament at Oroboro

Post new topic   Reply to topic   Printer Friendly Page     Forum IndexFlames of War
View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message
HerrGothic
Intarweb Mastar!


Joined: Dec 31, 1969
Posts: 117

PostPosted: Sat Sep 23, 2006 10:12 am    Post subject: FoW National Qualifying Tournament at Oroboro

FoW National Qualifying Tournament at Oroboro

We would like to welcome all Flames of War players to the FoW National Qualifying Tournament to be held at Oroboro Games in Redmond Washington on November 4th, 2006. This tournament is a qualifying event for the Official Battlefront US National Tournament at Origins 2007. The winner of this tournament will be allowed to attend the national tournament and if we get 20 attendants then first and second place winners will be allowed. However if a qualifying finalist is unable to attend the national then this position can be given to the next winner down.



Cost: $10.00

When: November 4th 2006.
10:00-10:30 – Registration and show of your army
10:30-1:00 - Round 1 (2.5 hrs)
1:00-1:30 – Break lunch/snacks
1:30-4:00 - Round 2 (2.5 hrs)
4:00-4:15 – Break
4:15-6:45 - Round 3 (2.5 hrs)
6:45-7 - awards

For signup information and a list of players that have signed up so far can be found here:
games.groups.yahoo.com...ashington/

Rules: Forces will be up to 1500 points using all official Mid-War Intelligence Briefings from the Ostfront or Afrika Handbooks or the website. Warriors can not be played. We will be using new 2nd edition rules for Flames of War including all online updates and Lessons From the Front. Airborne companies may opt to play Death From Above instead of the Free-For-All mission. Three different missions will be used throughout the tournament so be prepared for game play on different terrain types, scenarios, and varying opponents.

Scoring will be by the standard FoW tournament rules. Please familiarize yourself with these rules, as they are different than the rules normally used in the tournaments that take place at Oroboro. Briefly scoring encompasses three distinct areas:
1. Historical Army 15 points
2. Generalship 30 points
3. Sporting Play 15 points

More details on how the tournament will be scored can be found here:
www.battlefront.co.nz/...ticleID=97

Helpful tips for playing in a tournament can be found here:
www.battlefront.co.nz/...Tournament
Back to top
View user's profile
HerrGothic
Intarweb Mastar!


Joined: Dec 31, 1969
Posts: 117

PostPosted: Sat Sep 23, 2006 10:14 am    Post subject: Re: FoW National Qualifying Tournament at Oroboro

Here it is guys. I hope that some of you can make it. Paul and I had a great time and you would all be welcomed.

If you are having difficulty locating a place to stay the night (you should drive over on friday) let us know and we will see if we can get some space for someone to stay.

Sean Cruz
Back to top
View user's profile
DeathorGlory
Intarweb Mastar!


Joined: Dec 31, 1969
Posts: 390
Location: Spokane

PostPosted: Sat Sep 23, 2006 10:47 am    Post subject: Re: FoW National Qualifying Tournament at Oroboro

Sean have you decided yet on which missions will be played?

_________________
Defense is for the timid
Back to top
View user's profile
HerrGothic
Intarweb Mastar!


Joined: Dec 31, 1969
Posts: 117

PostPosted: Sat Sep 23, 2006 11:45 am    Post subject: Re: FoW National Qualifying Tournament at Oroboro

Havn't quite figured that out, but we will probably use three of the standard missions. I will get back with you when it is decided.

My suggestion:
1. Meeting Engagement
2. Hold the Line
3. Breakthrough

Sean
Back to top
View user's profile
Tunedeaf1
Rookie


Joined: Dec 31, 1969
Posts: 10

PostPosted: Thu Sep 28, 2006 8:38 am    Post subject: Re: FoW National Qualifying Tournament at Oroboro

My only suggestion is try and make the scenarios that would encourage you to bring a "balanced" army. Some armies are obviously more catered to defence, some to offence (Both Sean's have offending armies).

I'm not opposed to saying: These are the possible scenarios. Game 1 will be this or this. Game two will be this or this.

I understand some people would rather know excatly what missions will be played, so they can build their army. I'm not sure how they will do it at nationals. Anyone know if they post what missions will be played before hand at the national level? Terry?

Paul
Back to top
View user's profile
DeathorGlory
Intarweb Mastar!


Joined: Dec 31, 1969
Posts: 390
Location: Spokane

PostPosted: Thu Sep 28, 2006 3:47 pm    Post subject: Re: FoW National Qualifying Tournament at Oroboro

Paul, Yes, We knew a month in advance. Some had 2 options, but basically options were either both defensive missions or offensive missions. One mission allowed for a para drop if the person was so inclined. One mission you could build 50 points of defenses if you were an infantry company. There was alot of towns and terrain to limit armor. Still there was alot of armor but lanes of fire were very limited.

_________________
Defense is for the timid
Back to top
View user's profile
HerrGothic
Intarweb Mastar!


Joined: Dec 31, 1969
Posts: 117

PostPosted: Sat Sep 30, 2006 8:28 am    Post subject: Re: FoW National Qualifying Tournament at Oroboro

ok, i wil have the war college work out the missions soon.

sean
Back to top
View user's profile
HerrGothic
Intarweb Mastar!


Joined: Dec 31, 1969
Posts: 117

PostPosted: Sat Oct 14, 2006 9:55 pm    Post subject: Re: FoW National Qualifying Tournament at Oroboro

Hi guys. We got 21 on the list now, so to secure a spot you need to pre-pay if possible. The tournament is only $10, cheap stuff for a fun day of games. The store can take a card payment over the phone.


Thanks guys and I look forward to playing you all.

Sean Cruz
Back to top
View user's profile
HerrGothic
Intarweb Mastar!


Joined: Dec 31, 1969
Posts: 117

PostPosted: Thu Oct 19, 2006 11:55 am    Post subject: Re: FoW National Qualifying Tournament at Oroboro

If I clumped you guys together into a group, what are you called? I just refered to you as the Spokane Battery.

Sean Cruz
Back to top
View user's profile
ogre
Intarweb Mastar!


Joined: Dec 31, 1969
Posts: 540

PostPosted: Thu Oct 19, 2006 12:27 pm    Post subject: Re: FoW National Qualifying Tournament at Oroboro

Irregulars is probably the most accurate.

chris
Back to top
View user's profile
Guard??
Intarweb Mastar!


Joined: Dec 31, 1969
Posts: 108

PostPosted: Thu Oct 19, 2006 3:54 pm    Post subject: Re: FoW National Qualifying Tournament at Oroboro

The "Gang from Spokane" led by their glorious leader, Sean the Great.
Back to top
View user's profile
DeathorGlory
Intarweb Mastar!


Joined: Dec 31, 1969
Posts: 390
Location: Spokane

PostPosted: Thu Oct 19, 2006 6:51 pm    Post subject: Re: FoW National Qualifying Tournament at Oroboro

Sean the what??? It seems Seans need to be kept under control. It looks like THE GREAT is a universal sean ism!!!

_________________
Defense is for the timid
Back to top
View user's profile
ogre
Intarweb Mastar!


Joined: Dec 31, 1969
Posts: 540

PostPosted: Thu Oct 19, 2006 8:32 pm    Post subject: Re: FoW National Qualifying Tournament at Oroboro

I guess I will have to break out the German Can openers and kick his Soviet Armored heinie. He needs some a serious dose of crow. Smile

chris
Back to top
View user's profile
HerrGothic
Intarweb Mastar!


Joined: Dec 31, 1969
Posts: 117

PostPosted: Thu Oct 19, 2006 11:03 pm    Post subject: Re: FoW National Qualifying Tournament at Oroboro

How about Spokaneski?

Sean
Back to top
View user's profile
Guard??
Intarweb Mastar!


Joined: Dec 31, 1969
Posts: 108

PostPosted: Fri Oct 20, 2006 12:52 pm    Post subject: Re: FoW National Qualifying Tournament at Oroboro

Quote::
How about Spokaneski?


I like it!
Back to top
View user's profile
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic   Reply to topic   Printer Friendly Page     Forum IndexFlames of War All times are GMT - 8 Hours
Page 1 of 1


Jump to:  
You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum
You cannot attach files in this forum
You cannot download files in this forum

Latest Posts
Last 10 Forum Messages

Adding More Books to Our Shelves
Last post by CharlesFaust in Books & Literature on Feb 15, 2018 at 22:06:19

New and Novel Additions to Our Book Selection
Last post by CharlesFaust in Books & Literature on Feb 08, 2018 at 23:22:14

Late War Unit Cards are Finally Here!
Last post by CharlesFaust in Flames of War on Feb 08, 2018 at 23:13:24

STUFFED FABLES
Last post by MIK_EL_PABST in General Gaming Discussion on Feb 05, 2018 at 04:02:48

New 8th Edition 40k stuff!
Last post by CharlesFaust in GW Warhammer 40k on Feb 03, 2018 at 00:43:13

Tons of New Games, RPG books, and Minis!
Last post by CharlesFaust in General Gaming Discussion on Feb 02, 2018 at 23:53:39

New Graphic Novels, Merch, and Kids Books!
Last post by CharlesFaust in Graphic Novels on Jan 31, 2018 at 17:28:08

February 2018 Heroclix Events
Last post by HZeraze in Heroclix, Wizkids on Jan 31, 2018 at 01:46:26

Dice Throne!
Last post by CharlesFaust in Board Game General on Jan 27, 2018 at 00:07:05

New CCG and RPG accessories + Breaking Bad the Board Game!
Last post by CharlesFaust in General Gaming Discussion on Jan 26, 2018 at 23:31:04


Survey
Best comic book to movie adaptation




Results :: Polls

Votes: 1506
Comments: 4

Links

Get Firefox!
The logos and trademarks used on this site are the property of their respective owners
We are not responsible for comments posted by our users, as they are the property of the poster
Interactive software released under GNU GPL, Code Credits, Privacy Policy
Created by Mars