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Warhammer 40K – Battleforce Recon: The Rules of Engagement TOURNAMENT

May 20 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

Warhammer 40K – Battleforce Recon: The Rules of Engagement TOURNAMENT

OVERVIEW

  • Over the course of the day you will play a total of 4 games, over four rounds. Each round you will play a different player, in a different scenario, at a different table.

MODELS/PAINTING

  • All models should be WYSIWYG, and be painted to tournament standard (3 colour minimum and (at minimum) a painted base. You can bring a non-painted army if you wish, but be prepared to be penalized heavily in scoring.
  • “Counts-as” armies are fine, as long as units are readily identifiable as the unit they are intended to represent.

RULES

  • The tournament will begin on Saturday, May 20th at 9:00 AM at Dragon’s Den.
  • There are a limited number of slots. (around 24) $20 entry fee.
  • Armies will consist of 1000 points, and must be battleforged.
  • Forge World/Imperial Armour units and rules may be used (so long as they are covered by CommComp), provided an appropriate models is used (i.e. either an actual FW model, or a suitable conversion).
  • All GW FAQ’s apply.
  • Please try to provide two (2) objective markers, your own rulebook, codex, dice, templates, pen/pencil, calculator, laptop, alter to the Dark Gods, or whatever you feel you need during the course of play. Spares may or may not be available, and are not guaranteed to NOT be cursed. You do NOT want to play using my dice.
  • Please provide an army list to the judges beforehand (by May 13th, maybe sent to suttobs@yahoo.com).
  • In order for the tournament to keep on schedule, all players should drop their dice and stop playing when time is called- no exceptions. Please be aware of the time you have left and do not start a round you cannot finish. A warning will be provided at 15 and 5 minutes remaining. NO game turn should be started after the first warning period.
  • Any illegal units/rules violations/general douche-bagginess will result in punishment up to and including the following:
    • Removal of offending models or units.
    • Removal of offending shirt or articles of clothing.
    • Removal of offending players.

SCORING

  • Battle points (40%): 80 total points per player. 20 points per game.
  • Composition (20%): 40 points possible.
  • Sportsmanship (20%): 40 total points, 10 points per game, player scored.
  • Appearance/Painting (20%): 40 total points for painting. judge scored
  • Total possible points: 200

BATTLE POINTS

Battle points will be awarded on a win (20)/draw (10)/loss (0) basis.

COMPOSITION

We will be using CommComp guidelines for Small Games. 16 Credits limit. See www.CommunityComp.org for the latest version. Please submit your list to suttobs@yahoo.com by May 13th for scoring.

SPORTSMANSHIP

Each round, each player will evaluate their opposing team on a 1-10 scale using the provided checklist on their score sheet.

APPEARANCE/PAINTING

Before and during play, each player’s army will be judged according to the checklist by event staff.

AWARDS

The following awards are planned:

  • Best Overall: Total Points. Battle Points+ Comp then Sportsmanship then Appearance for ties.
  • Best General: Battle Points+ Comp
  • Best Painted: Appearance Points+ Player’s choice voting.
  • Best Sports: Highest Sportsmanship+ Favorite opponent voting

There may be additional prizes as well, depending on the number of entries.

DATE & TIME: Saturday, May 20th – 9:00 AM
COST: $20.00 per player

Organizer: Beau Sutton – suttobs@yahoo.com

Details

Date:
May 20
Time:
9:00 am - 6:00 pm