TWO DAYS OF GAMES
8 GAMES GUARANTEED
8 GROUPS, 8 PLAYERS, 8 CHANCES TO ADVANCE
IF YOU LOSE YOUR FIRST 7 MATCHES, YOU CAN STILL WIN
EACH GROUP IS 3 MATCHES, WINNER GOES TO PLAYOFF
*A PLAYER MAY END UP FACING HIM/HERSELF, WHICH MEANS AUTOMATIC WIN
5 POINT MATCHES
ROUNDS 1 & 2 DURING DAY 1
ROUND 3 & KNOCK OUT DURING DAY 2
*CLOCK IS MANDATORY AND SET TO 8 MIN / 10 SEC
09:00 GROUP 1 / ROUND 1 (ALL PLAYERS)
09:45 GROUP 2 / ROUND 1 (ALL PLAYERS)
10:30 GROUP 3 / ROUND 1 (ALL PLAYERS)
11:15 GROUP 4 / ROUND 1 (ALL PLAYERS)
12:30 GROUP 5 / ROUND 1 (ALL PLAYERS)
13:15 GROUP 6 / ROUND 1 (ALL PLAYERS)
14:00 GROUP 7 / ROUND 1 (ALL PLAYERS)
14:45 GROUP 8 / ROUND 1 (ALL PLAYERS)
17:00 GROUP 1-4 / ROUND 2 (4-8 PLAYERS)
19:30 GROUP 5-8 / ROUND 2 (4-8 PLAYERS)
09:00 GROUP 1-4 / ROUND 3 (2-8 PLAYERS)
12:30 GROUP 5-8 / ROUND 3 (2-8 PLAYERS)
16:00 QUARTER FINALS (1-8 PLAYERS)
18:30 SEMI FINALS (1-4 PLAYERS)
20:00 FINALS (1-2 PLAYERS)
GROUP STAGE BRACKETS
KNOCK OUT STAGE BRACKETS
Q & A
Q : Is this live or online
A : Live !
Q : How much is it to enter
A : 200 Sek
Q : How much can I win
A : This is not a moneyprize tournament. Trophy for the winner!
Q : Where do the 200 sek go ?
A : Trophy, food/snacks, all goes into the event, no prizemoney
Q : How many matches do I get to play
A : Minimum 8
Q : How long are the matches ?
A : All matches are to 5 points
Q : Do I have to play with a clock ?
A : Yes, to keep the event moving along, we use a clock on all matches
Q : How much time is allocated for a match ?
A : 45 minutes are calculated as an average for each match
Q : What are the time settings ?
A : Normally 10 minutes /12 seconds for a 5p match, but here we will play 8 minutes / 10 seconds
Q : Do I need to bring a board ?
A : You can if you want, but all equipment will be available and you don't HAVE to bring anything
Q : How many players may attend ?
A : 8 players only
Q : How do I sign up ?
A : The event is invite only, but if you want to play, let me know
Q : What if I win TWO groups and get to play myself in the play-offs ?
A : Congratulations, well done, you automaticly move up a step,
no matter WHERE in the bracket you face yourself it's an automatic win
Q : If I lose seven matches and win only ONE, can I still win the event ?
A : Yes, not until you lost each of your 8 lives, in each of the 8 groups, are you out of the event !
Q : Its possible to win a lot of matches in the group stage (theoretically 21), get 7 spots in the play-offs
and STILL lose the final to someone who won only 3 matches in the group stage ?!
A : Yes ! This is a event aimed at many matches, with different opponents, and to give everyone hope, even with a bad start,
in the end it might end up having a winner with less match wins than another player
There will be a special reward for the player with the most wins, separate from the trophy for winning the event
Q : Where will we play ?
A : In Örgryte, Gothenburg, at my place, see map below
Q : When will we play ?
A : January 8th-9th 2022, about 09:00 - 21:30 both days
Q : Do I have to play both days ?
A : If you win Round 1 and Round 2, you are in for day 2, and yes, you will be expected to play both days
Should you lose all of your Round 2 matches, you don't have to come for day 2
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