Newark Ohio. Game Table Adventures. Jan 12th. Team Yankee 93 points.

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Newark Ohio. Game Table Adventures. Jan 12th. Team Yankee 93 points.

Post by Elburgo_56A » Wed Dec 05, 2018 10:56 pm

Hello here is the invite to the Game Table Adventures January Team Yankee tournament, January 12 at 10:15am. 3 rounds 93 points, up to 3 formations. Further details are on the event page. A few notable changes. First is I'm trying something different with gameplay scoring. Rather than scoring wins based off the rulebook, wins will count as 9 points, ties as 6 points, losses as 3 points. This is something I would like to try. Let me know your thoughts on it. I'm fine using the book scoring method. Next is prizes will be given for best overall, best general, best hobbyist, best sport, best NATO player, and best Warsaw Pact player. Please inform your friends.

Game Table Adventures Team Yankee Tournament January 2019

Location: Game Table Adventures 400 Granville Street Newark Ohio 43055

Date: January 12th (Saturday)

Start Time: 10:15am. Players should arrive by 10:00am, please call Anthony Burger (405-880-1108) if you are running late.

Rules: Team Yankee 93 points, up to 3 formations.

From Indiana or further West - Take Interstate 70 East to route 79 North,take 16 West to 21st street exit, turn right. Then turn right onto Granville Street.
From West Virginia or further East - Take Interstate 70 West to 79 North,take 16 West to 21st street exit, turn right. Then turn right onto Granville Street.

Tournament details
Number of player openings: 30

The tournament is 3 rounds, 2.5 hours each, with 30 minutes for lunch after the first round. The tournament should end around 8:00pm.

Fee for the tournament is $20, this will go towards prize support as well as lunch (deli sandwiches) for the players. Refunds will be issued up to one week before the tournament (January 5th at 11:59pm). Money should be given to Anthony Burger directly.
Players should contact Anthony Burger if they plan on attending. An event posting will be on the HMGS-GL facebook page as well as the Battle Rankings forums to track who has registered and payed. Players should let the TO know they are attending.

There will be a reserve list if more than 30 people sign up. Players should let Anthony Burger know if they are dropping or can’t play asap, so reserve players can be notified.

If we have an odd number I (Anthony Burger) or a sub will play. If more than 10 players and an odd number attend, a player will have the option to drop and be repaid in full.

Players should bring 3 identical physical copies of their list. Digital supplements/lists on tablets are welcome but physical lists are required. Players should print off their lists before arriving. Players will use the same list for the entire tournament. Players should email their list to Anthony Burger ( by January 9th at 11:59pm to be reviewed for an extra sportsmanship point.

Players must also bring a copy of:
• The Team Yankee Rulebook (mini or standard size)
• Forces book their list came from (multiple if using more than one nation)
• Any Errata related to the rules or their force(s)
Players should also bring dice, tokens, template, measuring tape, objectives, rule supplements or anything else they might need to play their army.

Armies don’t need to be fully painted or based but this will be part of the tournaments scoring. WYSIWIG in terms of models is enforced (For example a T-72 needs to be a T-72, it cannot stand in for a T-64, exceptions are noted below). Players should inform their opponents of any specialized teams, or special rules before their games(s) starts.

Missions will be determined the Team Yankee more mission packet on Battlefront’s website. I recommend players print off the more missions packet. The link for the mission packet is below. Players can select a single stance (Attack, Maneuver, Defend) twice per tournament. If one or both players during a mission have previously played a mission, reroll the mission selection. Tokens will be provided to indicate choice. ... rt_id=5823

Any questions should go to Anthony Burger,
The results of the tournament will be posted to Note that results posted to Battlerankings may be different from tournament standing, as the former emphasis gameplay score.

See the Facebook page Team Yankee Ohio, and for additional details.
Any arguments or rule questions should be attempted to be resolved by first checking the rulebook, the players should then refer to the tournament organizer(s) (Anthony Burger).

Players will be scored 3 ways:
Gameplay: Wins, as determined by victory conditions, wins be scored as 9 points, ties as 6 points, losses as 3 points. Max points 18.

Painting/Hobby: This will be according to the looks at aesthetic according to peers and judges. A display board is not required and will not be scored but is useful for carrying models. At the end of the second round, players should leave their armies out to be judged by both official painting judges and peers. Official judging will be done by Anthony Burger and one other person who doesn’t play Team Yankee. Max points 7

Painting/Hobby points will be awarded as follows:
100% of army painted and 100% of army based (1 point).
A coherent color and basing scheme is used in army (exception for aerial units and units of a different nation) (1 point).
Army is highlighted and shaded (at least 50% of army) (1 point).
Army has decals or other iconography and/or custom basing (at least 50% of army) (1 point)
Army has a name and unit history. Players should have a name and least a paragraph about their force. Fictional histories will be accepted (1 point).
Players pick. Players will write down which army they think looks the best. The army with the most votes will get 2 points. (2 points). In the case of ties, each player(s) get a point
Sportsmanship: At the end of the tournament each player writes down on a piece of paper their name and their 3 opponents based on how enjoyable the game was. Players can distribute up to 6 points, in increments of 2,1,0. A point will be added by the tournament organizer submitting their list early. Max points 7

There will be awards for best general, hobbyist, sport, and overall (the highest scoring of all 3 categories combined, As well as best NATO player and best Warsaw Pact player. Ties in each category will be broken first by gaming, then hobby, then sport. Prize support will be based on the number of attendees.

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Re: Newark Ohio. Game Table Adventures. Jan 12th. Team Yankee 93 points.

Post by Andy Swingle » Sat Dec 15, 2018 12:28 am

I will be there with French.. Though some of it will be half painted :-/

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