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    Default Newegg Wanfest Starcraft II Tournament

    Registration / Rules: Wanfest 2010

    StarCraft 2 Rules

    Game Format:
    Competition Mode: 1 vs. 1
    Maps: All matches are best of 3 maps
    Game Speed: Faster
    Game Type: Melee

    Map Pool:

    • Desert Oasis
    • Blistering Sands
    • Steppes of War
    • Lost Temple
    • Metalopolis
    • Scrap Station
    • Kulas Ravine
    • Xel'Naga Caverns
    • Delta Quadrant

    Match Creation and Map Selection:

    • The higher seeded player (listed on tournament bracket) will start a custom match and invite the lower seeded player to join via Battle.net's party and create custom game functionality
    • The game will start with the higher seeded player choosing the first map of play, and the lower seeded player choosing the second map
    • If a match should come down to a 3rd tiebreaker map, the map listed on the tournament bracket is to be played
    • Matches are to be played on US Battle.net accounts only, on US servers only

    Race Selection

    • Players can choose any race to play before the start of a match (includes random)
    • Once a race has been declared it cannot be changed throughout the duration of the match (all three maps) without the consent of both players, races cannot be changed between maps
    • If both players cannot agree who will disclose their race first, the lower seeded player will first disclose their race to the higher seeded player

    Tournament Guidelines:

    • Non-standard game settings or third party applications that affect game play are not permitted
    • Any use of game exploits, cheats, or any other play deemed “unfair” by an admin may result in disciplinary action up to and including disqualification from the tournament
    • All players must save game replays and end-of-game score screen shots; in the event of a dispute, these assets will be used as evidence to determine the result of the dispute
    • All players must be on Battle.net and ready to play 15 minutes prior to their scheduled match time
    • Any intentional abuse of "pause" during a game by a player on the server will be result in disciplinary action to be decided by an administrator
    • If a match disconnection occurs by either party within the first minute of a map, the map is to be restarted
    • If a match disconnection occurs during game-play, and an administrator is to be contacted immediately to make a ruling as to whether or not the match should be replayed or a forefeit loss should be awarded

    Forfeits, Disputes, and Support:

    • If your opponent does not show up within a 15 minute grace period after the original scheduled match time, you may report a forfeit win
    • If you have wrongly been awarded a forfeit loss, you may challenge it within 2 hours of the originally scheduled match time, after which time your dispute will be discarded
    • If both players agree to reschedule the match within 22 hours of the original match time, both teams must alert an administrator and have the reschedule approved
    • Any disconnection issues that cannot be resolved by the players in the match must be brought to the attention of an admin immediately
    • Once the match starts, players will not be able to dispute a match on the grounds of match settings
    • All match disputes must be filed within 10 minutes after the match’s conclusion
    • Methods of contacting an admin include IRC support located at #Newegg.support on network irc.gamesurge.net or by filing a support ticket on the Support page

    Rule Changes:

    The Administrators reserve the right to modify the rules as needed. This includes changes due to software updates or releases, event organizer decisions and all other changes deemed necessary to run a successful tournament. Players are responsible to check the rules on a regular basis and prior to the event to ensure they are in complete compliance. Players must understand that rules listed are guidelines to ensure fair and competitive play and are subject to interpretation by the administrators based on the spirit of the game.










    Information:
    Registration Close: Dec 11 @ 8pm CST
    Competition Dates: Dec 13 - 30
    Format: 1 vs. 1
    Platform: PC


    Prizing:


    1st Place: $700 in prizes
    2nd Place: $500 in prizes
    3rd Place: $200 in prizes



    Prizes up for grabs: Newegg Wanfest

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    There are currently 676 people enrolled into this tournament, holy hell its going to be crazy.

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