Point Grabbers XI: The Return [Winner: MEK]

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Point Grabbers XI: The Return [Winner: MEK]

Postby Optimus Prime on Thu Mar 12, 2009 9:00 am

Point Grabbers XI: The Return

Well, it's true, I couldn't give it up. With my new position here at CC I'm going to need a simple, fun, well-liked franchise to run that doesn't take a lot of my time if I'm going to stay in the tournament organizing business. How lucky for me that I already have one developed! This is the return of Point Grabbers, but it marks new ground. Future editions will occasionally feature new things like fog of war, or a particular map theme of some sort. We'll see where things go.

All players are free to join, but please note that non-premium players need to have a slot available within 72 hours of the tournament filling up. This particular series fills fast and moves quickly. All players have 72 hours to join their games before risking forfeit.

The tournament will feature 1 vs 1 games on a series of maps as the players make their way through a 16 player, single-elimination bracket. All games will be sequential with no spoils, chained reinforcements and no fog (in order to diminish the ‘first turn advantage’ spoken of throughout the forums).

Maps for this tournament are as follows:

First Round: Charleston
Second Round: Great Lakes
Semi-Finals: High Seas
Finals: USA

In the end, you don’t have much to lose by joining this tournament. At worst you lose 40-50 points (if you have an extremely high rank), and at best you break even if you win 1 or 2 games. Some players have been known to walk away from this tournament with a 100 point net gain. It’s definitely worth the risk, I promise.

Players will be seeded 1 through 16 by their score and then the highest score plays the lowest, etc.

So, join up now for a fast, furious, exciting time! Only the first 16 get in!!!

Players:
1. banana_hammocks
2. LFAW
3. frozen_flame
4. MEK
5. wakka
6. Kotaro
7. geigerm
8. thenobodies80
9. Bruceswar
10. Twill
11. EdwinG
12. thekidstrumpet
13. Timminz
14. Moonchild
15. gameplayer
16. AfroDwarf

Reserves:
1. JoshyBoy
2.
3.
4.
5.

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Re: Point Grabbers XI: The Return

Postby banana_hammocks on Thu Mar 12, 2009 9:00 am

sign me up! Banana
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Re: Point Grabbers XI: The Return

Postby LFAW on Thu Mar 12, 2009 9:00 am

IN :D
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Re: Point Grabbers XI: The Return

Postby frozen_flame on Thu Mar 12, 2009 9:00 am

In please :P
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Re: Point Grabbers XI: The Return

Postby MEK on Thu Mar 12, 2009 9:00 am

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Re: Point Grabbers XI: The Return

Postby wakka on Thu Mar 12, 2009 9:01 am

In please :D !!
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Re: Point Grabbers XI: The Return

Postby Kotaro on Thu Mar 12, 2009 9:01 am

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Re: Point Grabbers XI: The Return

Postby geigerm on Thu Mar 12, 2009 9:01 am

Count me in, please.
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Re: Point Grabbers XI: The Return

Postby thenobodies80 on Thu Mar 12, 2009 9:01 am

count me in!
I do NOT visit this site and I'm NOT Team CC anymore.
All PMs are autobinned.
If you need to contact me, you should already have a way to do it without using this site.
Thanks to those who helped me through the years. :)
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Re: Point Grabbers XI: The Return

Postby Bruceswar on Thu Mar 12, 2009 9:02 am

in :D
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Re: Point Grabbers XI: The Return

Postby JoshyBoy on Thu Mar 12, 2009 9:02 am

Reserve please!!!

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Re: Point Grabbers XI: The Return

Postby EdwinG on Thu Mar 12, 2009 9:02 am

Sign me up!
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Re: Point Grabbers XI: The Return

Postby TheKidsTrumpet on Thu Mar 12, 2009 9:06 am

IN IN IN
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Re: Point Grabbers XI: The Return

Postby Timminz on Thu Mar 12, 2009 9:07 am

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Re: Point Grabbers XI: The Return

Postby TheKidsTrumpet on Thu Mar 12, 2009 9:07 am

serious, fastest filling up tourney ever!
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Re: Point Grabbers XI: The Return

Postby Optimus Prime on Thu Mar 12, 2009 9:08 am

3 more!!!
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Re: Point Grabbers XI: The Return

Postby Moonchild on Thu Mar 12, 2009 9:10 am

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Re: Point Grabbers XI: The Return

Postby gameplayer on Thu Mar 12, 2009 9:11 am

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Re: Point Grabbers XI: The Return

Postby Bruceswar on Thu Mar 12, 2009 9:11 am

Soo how does the seeding work? or is random?
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Re: Point Grabbers XI: The Return

Postby AfroDwarf on Thu Mar 12, 2009 9:12 am

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Re: Point Grabbers XI: The Return

Postby AfroDwarf on Thu Mar 12, 2009 9:12 am

Last spot, wooo!
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Re: Point Grabbers XI: The Return

Postby Optimus Prime on Thu Mar 12, 2009 9:12 am

FULL!!!!!
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Re: Point Grabbers XI: The Return

Postby Twill on Thu Mar 12, 2009 9:12 am

In if there's space :)

<edit> damn fastposted!

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Re: Point Grabbers XI: The Return

Postby Kotaro on Thu Mar 12, 2009 9:13 am

i think that JoshBoy on page 1 wanted to be a reserve, OP ;)

Oh, and you never mentioned if this is a Foggy or Sunny tournament ;)
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Re: Point Grabbers XI: The Return [Starting TODAY]

Postby b00060 on Thu Mar 12, 2009 9:56 am

Count me in please!
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