race for the galaxy [Updated May 2008]

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  Paradise Terrace, Table #3

Debut

2008 Champion

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Event History
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GM: Winton Lemoine

San Juan in Space ...

Tournament Info:

Also known as 'San Juan on steroids', Race for the Galaxy boldly takes the mechanism to new frontiers not just thematically. Familiar is the use of cards not only as the building but also as the coins to build them. The planets you colonize or develop now have so many options you will need a reference card (included!) to understand them all. San Juan in space!

Four 1-hour heats advance 16 winners using HMW tie-breakers.

ADVANCEMENT TIE-BREAKERS: In Multiple Entry, Single Elimination events for multi-player games, players possibly qualify for Single Elimination play in the second round by winning any of up to four preliminary Heats. Occasionally, players may advance wihout winning a heat. Players can enter one or more Heats without limit. All events for most multi-player games consist of three rounds; an opening Round consisting of two to four Preliminary Heats, a semi-final and a Final. The sem-ifinal round will advance a predesignated optimum number of players to fill the second round; i.e., 25 players for a five-player game, 16 players for a four-player game, etc. but in all cases will advance no more than half of all players which participated in the Preliminaries. If insufficient players advance to warrant a semi-final round, the scheduled semi-final will instead become the Final.

Heats: Most Wins (HMW) - Standard tiebreakers used to trim the field or identify alternates to complete the field, as listed below in the following order:
1. Most Wins (e.g., total in all heats entered);
2. Win in first Heat entered;
3. Win in second Heat entered;
4. Win in third Heat entered;
5. Win in fourth Heat entered;
6. GM specific tie-breaker: X
7. Average finish in all heats entered (e.g., a 2nd and two 3rds = 2.67 and beats two 2nds and two 4ths = 3); and
8. High dice roll.

 GM      Winton Lemoine [1st Year]   NA  
   bastille95@gmail.com   NA

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