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'Frosty Balls II' - Bloomington, IL Jan 13th

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Start 2018 off right in Central IL.  The warm-up before The Warm-up  

Guild Ball 'Frosty Balls II'

Presented by James Kroesch


This is intended to be a 16 player Guild Ball tournament using Season 3 rules along with GICs and the new model releases.

Location:  Red Raccoon Games, 309 N Main St, Bloomington, IL 61701 USA

Registration: $10 on the day of the event @ the store

Date: Saturday, January 13th, 2018

Tournament Tentative Schedule:

                   10:00am to 10:30am - Registration -> Pre-register through Longshacks.org

                                Facebook Link: coming soon

                                Longshanks Link: http://longshanks.org/events/?event=667

                   Games start at 10:30am.

                   Will have a lunch break after the first round.

                   3, 4, or 5 rounds depending on player turnout.

Tournament Format:  Regional Cup,  up to 10-player roster, 45min chess clocks

                   The final version of GICs to be released will be available to use.


                   If you want to use a GIC, select and reveal along with Captain/Mascot.

                   Players can choose not to use a GIC and will get the standard heal rate of 4.

Appearance Standard: All models in play must be fully assembled, on appropriately sized bases.  Painting is not required.

Proxy Rule: Judge pre-approved proxies are permitted.  Paper Doll proxies of any Season 3 characters released or unreleased are permitted.  This means Farmers 2, Blacksmiths 2, and Skulk will all be league.  Any newer players previewed on the Steam Forged Games blog with full front and back cards displayed will also be permitted provided they can be fielded by your declared Guild for the day.

Prizes: 1st, 2nd, and best painted at least.

                     Tentatively, based on attendance:

                           Achievement based Raffle for the day

                                          Play your games, achieve certain events (ex takeout a mascot, successful shapshot, miss a 5 dice kick, etc.)

                                          Get a raffle ticket for each achievement.  Drawing at the end of the tournament.

                           1st through 3rd - Prizes + Store Credit (Amounts depend on attendance)

                           Spoon Award / Player in most need of a new strategy for 2018 ;)


        If you have any questions, feel free to PM JSKrush or email james.kroesch@gmail.com.

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