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Countdown VIII [CANCELLED]

Postby Tupence on Sat Mar 31, 2012 1:45 pm

Welcome to Countdown!

This tournament is based on the UK game show of the same name.

All players must be Premium (5 games at a time) and have at least 97% attendance.

All games will be 1v1 with default settings: Casual, Automatic, Sequential, Escalating, Chained, No Fog.

The only 3 maps used will be Classic, British Isles and Random.

Tournament Format

Each match in the tournament will be like an episode of the game show. Unfortunately the format of the series competition does not lend itself to a CC tournament, so instead it will be a 16-player random bracket.

All rounds (Round 1, Quarter Finals, Semi Finals and Final) will follow the same format:

Batch 1 - 4 Letters games and 1 Numbers game
Batch 2 - 4 Letters games and 1 Numbers game
Batch 3 - 3 Letters games, 1 Numbers game and 1 Conundrum

Letters games are played on Classic
Numbers games are played on British Isles
Conundrums are played on Random Map

Scoring is as follows:

show: Letters Scoring

show: Numbers Scoring

show: Conundrum Scoring

In each match, the player with the most points from the 15 games will go through to the next round.
If there is a tie, there will be 1 more Conundrum (1 game on Random Map) to decide the winner.

Reserve Policy

In Round 1, any no-shows will be replaced by a reserve (all games must be joined with 3 invitations). In all other rounds, any no-shows will be replaced by the highest-scoring player who lost in the previous round.
For this purpose, any points from tie-break extra conundrums will not count.

The Future of the Tournament

The winner of each of the first 8 tournaments will be invited to the Countdown Championship of Champions "Grand Finale" to compete for a General Achievement Medal.
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Re: Countdown VIII [0/16]

Postby Tupence on Sat Mar 31, 2012 1:46 pm

Reserved for Bracket
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Re: Countdown VIII [0/16]

Postby Tupence on Sat Mar 31, 2012 1:46 pm

List of Players

1. traffic133
2. Swifte
3. Ratrin
4. MyTurnToWin
5. rmjw10
6. heatz
7. bernooch
8. BlackKnight_6
9. Remo Williams
10. Grandilof
11. espaliers
12. ubcman64
13. noddy_nuts
14. sandman175
15. celliottii
16. brett2000

Reserves

1. Marshallbobby
Last edited by Tupence on Thu Apr 05, 2012 4:27 am, edited 2 times in total.
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Re: Countdown VIII [0/16]

Postby traffic133 on Sun Apr 01, 2012 10:15 am

me too
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Re: Countdown VIII [0/16]

Postby Swifte on Sun Apr 01, 2012 11:10 am

in please
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Re: Countdown VIII [0/16]

Postby Ratrin on Sun Apr 01, 2012 1:29 pm

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Re: Countdown VIII [0/16]

Postby MyTurnToWin on Sun Apr 01, 2012 2:36 pm

Sign me up, please.
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Re: Countdown VIII [0/16]

Postby rmjw10 on Sun Apr 01, 2012 2:51 pm

in please
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Re: Countdown VIII [0/16]

Postby heatz on Sun Apr 01, 2012 5:33 pm

Sign me up please mate :D
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Re: Countdown VIII [0/16]

Postby bernooch on Sun Apr 01, 2012 5:47 pm

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Re: Countdown VIII [0/16]

Postby BlackKnight_6 on Mon Apr 02, 2012 1:44 am

I would like to join this one.
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Re: Countdown VIII [8/16]

Postby Remo Williams on Mon Apr 02, 2012 9:30 pm

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Re: Countdown VIII [8/16]

Postby Grandilof on Tue Apr 03, 2012 2:05 am

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Re: Countdown VIII [8/16]

Postby espaliers on Tue Apr 03, 2012 8:44 am

Hi,

I'm interested in your tournament. Please count me in.
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Re: Countdown VIII [8/16]

Postby ubcman64 on Tue Apr 03, 2012 11:13 am

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