An Evolutionary Tournament III [Winner: philh]

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Re: An Evolutionary Tournament III

Postby Woodruff on Sat Mar 14, 2009 11:52 am

bigreuben wrote:
bigreuben wrote:in please...

my no maps:

Age Of Realms 1
Age Of Realms 2
Age Of Realms 3
City Mogul
New World



I'll keep the same settings from the last tourney :mrgreen:

One thing, is it gonna be adjacent like the last one or other reinforcements?


Yes, adjacent-reinforcements only.
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Re: An Evolutionary Tournament III

Postby gloryordeath on Sat Mar 14, 2009 12:42 pm

How many games will we be playing at one time?
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Re: An Evolutionary Tournament III

Postby The Cheat on Sat Mar 14, 2009 1:21 pm

I'm in ... any map is fine. Thanks for the invite. ;)

Can I request never to face Gilligan again? (jk)
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Re: An Evolutionary Tournament III

Postby geigerm on Sat Mar 14, 2009 1:23 pm

Count me in again ... I'll play any map.
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Re: An Evolutionary Tournament III

Postby Velvecarrots on Sat Mar 14, 2009 3:13 pm

Woodruff wrote:Anyone facing a bye in a round will NOT receive a win for that round...though they also will not be risking a loss.


You make it sound like getting a bye is a neutral thing. But what does getting a "win" do for you? Seems to me you don't care how many games you win, you just don't want to get 3 losses. So everyone wants the bye...

If this is the case, and everything is random, is it possible 1 player could get all the byes? Or would you guarantee nobody gets 2 byes before every remaining player gets a bye?
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Re: An Evolutionary Tournament III

Postby maniacmath17 on Sat Mar 14, 2009 4:16 pm

I'll join.
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Re: An Evolutionary Tournament III

Postby Guderian09 on Sat Mar 14, 2009 4:59 pm

in pls

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Re: An Evolutionary Tournament III

Postby DBandit70 on Sat Mar 14, 2009 5:16 pm

in please :)
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Re: An Evolutionary Tournament III

Postby Iron Maid on Sat Mar 14, 2009 5:20 pm

In please.

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Re: An Evolutionary Tournament III

Postby Woodruff on Sat Mar 14, 2009 5:31 pm

gloryordeath wrote:How many games will we be playing at one time?


Because we'll have people knocked out each round (after the third round), we can't start the next round until we know "who's still alive". We'll probably play more than one during the first three rounds, but I do plan to hold off on starting the freemium 2nd and 3rd games until their respective previous game is finished during those first three rounds. That way, they're not essentially screwed out of the tournament.
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Re: An Evolutionary Tournament III

Postby Woodruff on Sat Mar 14, 2009 5:32 pm

The Cheat wrote:I'm in ... any map is fine. Thanks for the invite. ;)
Can I request never to face Gilligan again? (jk)


<laughing> Unbelievable that he was the only one that could beat you that tournament, but did it three times. What are the odds of that?
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Re: An Evolutionary Tournament III

Postby Woodruff on Sat Mar 14, 2009 5:35 pm

Velvecarrots wrote:
Woodruff wrote:Anyone facing a bye in a round will NOT receive a win for that round...though they also will not be risking a loss.


You make it sound like getting a bye is a neutral thing. But what does getting a "win" do for you? Seems to me you don't care how many games you win, you just don't want to get 3 losses. So everyone wants the bye...


Yes, that is an accurate statement.

Velvecarrots wrote:If this is the case, and everything is random, is it possible 1 player could get all the byes? Or would you guarantee nobody gets 2 byes before every remaining player gets a bye?


It IS POSSIBLE that one player could get them all (or even more than one), I suppose. However, it would be so improbable as to be statistically insignificant, at least until the much later rounds when there aren't very many players left.

No, I don't plan to restrict that possibility any...I like to keep it all random. But as I said, the odds of someone even getting more than one bye (until we get down to say...15 or so left) is REALLY remote. We are starting out with 128 players, after all. <smile>
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Re: An Evolutionary Tournament III

Postby Vikermac on Sat Mar 14, 2009 5:40 pm

Count me in!
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Re: An Evolutionary Tournament III

Postby ZionT on Sat Mar 14, 2009 5:40 pm

I'd love to play...

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Re: An Evolutionary Tournament III

Postby Serbia on Sat Mar 14, 2009 5:41 pm

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