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Tournament Sept 15 - 1500 point MW

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HerrGothic
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PostPosted: Wed Aug 22, 2007 11:02 am    Post subject: Tournament Sept 15 - 1500 point MW

Flames of War Spokane and Merlyn’s game store would like to invite everyone to participate in the September FoW Tournament at Merlyn’s.

September 15, 2007 10:00 at Merlyn’s Games store downtown Spokane.
$10 entrance fee
Registration is from 10:00-10:30 am.

Prizes for
Best General
Best Painted/Historical
Best Sportsman

Grand Prize for Best Overall.

Rules:
1500 Point Mid-War Flames of War using version 2 rules
3 Rounds of 2.5 hour games
Military Parade of forces from 10:30 – 11:00 for judging of painting and historical relevance
Armies must be posted on the FoW Spokane for peer review at least 7 days before the tournament.
Missions will be determined by a d6 and the MRB before each round. No mission will be played more than once.
Hero characters can not be used.
No person can win in more than one category.

Please log in and register at FoW Spokane for full details.

FoW Spokane:
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Merlyn’s Games:
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PostPosted: Sat Aug 25, 2007 4:49 pm    Post subject: Re: Tournament Sept 15 - 1500 point MW

peer review???

kidding right?
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PostPosted: Wed Aug 29, 2007 8:01 am    Post subject: Re: Tournament Sept 15 - 1500 point MW

why not? Lists are not secret
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PostPosted: Thu Aug 30, 2007 8:22 pm    Post subject: Re: Tournament Sept 15 - 1500 point MW

Why no heroes? For the first time I was going to use a hero. Sad

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PostPosted: Fri Aug 31, 2007 8:43 pm    Post subject: Re: Tournament Sept 15 - 1500 point MW

just habit, if people complain enough we could allow them
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PostPosted: Fri Aug 31, 2007 8:50 pm    Post subject: Re: Tournament Sept 15 - 1500 point MW

no heroes! Heroes are for the weak
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PostPosted: Fri Aug 31, 2007 10:08 pm    Post subject: Re: Tournament Sept 15 - 1500 point MW

Well then, lets make Tigers illegal, they are for the weak, and then we can make KV tanks illegal, those are for the weak. And why not make Komissars illegal, those are for the weak as well. M10's, for the weak. Air, for the weak. Brits and Night attack, for the weak.

We could get rid of a lot of rules and have a much quicker tournament. Just roll a single die, odd you win, even your opponent wins. Smile

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PostPosted: Sat Sep 01, 2007 8:10 am    Post subject: Re: Tournament Sept 15 - 1500 point MW

What about re-thinking certain rules....e.g. slow traverse?
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PostPosted: Sat Sep 01, 2007 8:39 am    Post subject: Re: Tournament Sept 15 - 1500 point MW

I find heroes to be a bit cheeky and turns it into a super hero game, we could play hero clicks instead?

But I know some people enjoy them and thats whats important anyways, so I have no qualms playin against it.

One warrior in particular, Rommel, can screw up game scores and a player can get win a game 7:0.

Sean
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PostPosted: Sat Sep 01, 2007 10:45 pm    Post subject: Re: Tournament Sept 15 - 1500 point MW

I was just making the point that if we throw some rules out, then people will want others thrown out as well.

I never use the heroes, but in talking with Phil about fielding SS troops and other ways to legally field a force like it you can use heroes and standard German units to accomplish the same effect.

Remer for instance could be used as Kurt Meyer when fielding an SS Aufklarungs for MW 42 Germans. Either in a motorcycle unit or in 250 or 251 HT's; depending on whether it is 42 or 43 and even depending on which month.

I never liked the point restrictions when you could instead field a couple of special characters that could accomplish the same thing.

I lobbied for a long time for generic characters for each country instead of the horrible caricatures that happened.

:}

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PostPosted: Sun Sep 02, 2007 10:17 pm    Post subject: Re: Tournament Sept 15 - 1500 point MW

Yep, i hate the character idea too. Oh well, cant do much about it.

The no heroes rule is very common in almost every tournament so I included it here. Like I said, if people want it the otherway round we can change it.

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PostPosted: Sun Sep 16, 2007 11:08 am    Post subject: Re: Tournament Sept 15 - 1500 point MW

We had a great tournament. 10 people played on 5 tables, and another 10 or more expressed a lot of interest and came in to check it out.

Congratulations to:

Sean Curl - Best Overall

Bill Nolan - Best Sport and second for Best Overall

Al New - Best General and third for Best Overall

Andre Knapp - Best Painted/Historical for Luftwaffefeldkompanie.

Sean
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 17, 2007 7:53 am    Post subject: Re: Tournament Sept 15 - 1500 point MW

Hey Sean and everyone,

Thanks for playing and having a great tournament. It sounds like everything went well. And I wanted to thank Battlefront for the calendars. They are still crazy busy with the move, but found us some extra goodies for the tournament.

Thanks all.

John at Merlyn's
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 17, 2007 1:26 pm    Post subject: Re: Tournament Sept 15 - 1500 point MW

Thanks John for supporting us.

Sean
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