Summer Showdown Group Combat Event 2 Teams Enter, One Team leaves LEVEL REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MAIN EVENT HAVE CHANGED TO HELP MORE PLAYERS FIT ON A TEAM, SEE BELOW! Purpose: This is a group combat event for the purpose of providing a fun and entertaining tournament atmosphere for players to participate and win prizes. There will be limited team slots available on a first come first serve basis. A team slot is not committed to a team until all signup requirements have been met and verified. This event is for fun and entertainment, it may not be perfect. Date & Time: June 14th Pre-Event Newcomer Bracket Starts: 12:00 Noon CST (Austin Time) Main Event Bracket Starts: 2:00 PM CST (Austin Time) Location: Judgement Square Prison Cage Dungeon located in Krabnevir (see map below along with course pictures further down) Contestants are welcome to check out the course prior to the tournament. The dungeon will not have active spawns. There will be 2 level based bracket tournaments as follows: Pre-Event Newcomer Bracket – Limited to 4 three man teams with all players level 125 or below Main Event Bracket – Limited to 8 three man teams with only one player above 135 Per Team Overview: Using opposing entrances, 2 teams enter the gauntlet and race along equally distant paths until they encounter the opposing team at the main center fight room. The objective of each team is to successfully defeat and get past the opposing team and be the first complete live team to exit the gauntlet through the opposing team’s entrance. Any team that successfully kills all opposing team members need only to resurrect any dead teammates if necessary and exit the opposing team’s entrance with all team members alive. There are no ankhs within the gauntlet, if you resurrect in the foyer, you are out of the match and your team loses. ALL TEAM MEMBERS MUST EXIT ALIVE THROUGH THE OPPOSING TEAM’S ENTRANCE FIRST TO WIN. Tournament Structure: Each Tournament will be a bracket tournament with double elimination with the winner of the winner’s bracket facing the winner of the loser’s bracket for a ONE ROUND championship match. Tournament entries will be accepted up until 24 hrs before the start of the tournament. Tournament seeding will be determined by random selection The tournament bracket with match times will appear on the town’s website www.krabnevir.com with live updates and the tournament will also be streamed live in progress. Teams should be in the dungeon foyer at least 10 minutes prior to the listed start time of their match. Any teams that are not ready at the starting time will forfeit their match and it will be counted as a loss. The Governor will act as tournament director and address any problems that arise and if necessary will make a decision that is most equitable to the event and the participants. All decisions are final and un-appealable. Match Rules: All ransoms must be returned, if anyone's ransom is not returned, plz notify Governor Grumpy Krabnevir and appropriate action will be taken. All teams can use any and all spells, potions, poisons, pets, and skills EXCEPT MESMERIZING MELODY The fight(s) can take place anywhere along the course Team members can resurrect teammates during the fight A 10 minute time limit will be in effect with a countdown announced in zone chat as time expires if necessary. At the end of the time limit, the fight is over and any remaining live contestants have 5 minutes to exit the gauntlet once time limit is announced in zone chat. If a live player does not exit within the 5 minutes, their team may be disqualified and could result in forfeiture of the match. Should both teams have any players alive in the gauntlet past the 5 minute time limit, both teams will forfeit the match with the original losing team being eliminated from the tournament. In the event neither team finishes within the time limit, the winner will be declared based upon which team has the most live players closest to their winning exit at the moment time expires. All declarations of the winner to be determined by the Governor and are considered final. Absolutely no pvp will be allowed inside the dungeon by non participants and should any spectators or participants interfere with the procession of the event, they will be swiftly removed. Pre-Event Newcomer Bracket: Main-Event Bracket: Entry Fee: None Prizes: Thanks to Emmory Watsyn: All participants will receive a gift bag for participating. New Prizes Added (in Red) Thanks to one of the best hearted, open minded, kindest, and intelligent people to play this game, this daring adventurer and wonderfully beautiful, mysterious benefactor has donated new prizes that have been added and every finisher will be a winner. Free Wine will be provided to all contestants and spectators!! In addition the following prizes will be awarded to the winners. Pre-event tournament: Prizes will be awarded for 1st and 2nd places as follows: 1st Place: 1800 Cotos, 6 Yellow Bundles, 3 Random Gear Items crafted by Fzol or Crowquillz, & 200K Gold 2nd Place: 900 Cotos, 3 Yellow Bundles, 3 Random Gear Items crafted by Fzol or Crowquillz, & 100K Gold 3rd Place: 75K Gold 4th Place: 50K Gold Main Event tournament: Prizes will be awarded for 1st through 4th places as follows: 1st Place: 4500 Cotos 3 Blue Bundles, 6 Yellow Bundles, 6 Random Gear Items crafted by Fzol or Crowquillz, & 420K Gold 2nd Place: 3000 Cotos 3 Blue Bundles, 3 Yellow Bundles, 3 Random Gear Items crafted by Fzol or Crowquillz, 360K Gold 3rd Place: 1500 Cotos 6 Yellow Bundles, 3 Random Gear Items crafted by Fzol or Crowquillz, 300K Gold 4th Place: 900 Cotos 3 Yellow Bundles, 3 Random Gear Items crafted by Fzol or Crowquillz, & 240K Gold 5th Place: 180K Gold 6th Place: 120K Gold 7th Place: 75K Gold 8th Place: 45K Gold Last place will also receive a Bonus Prize in addition to the listed prize: Special Last Place Prize Sponsored by CiCi : 100k gold Prizes will be given to the team captain to distribute to their respective team. Tournament Course: In this example, Red team enters to the west, blue team enters to the east. For Red to win, they must defeat the Blue team and exit through the Blue Team's entrance within the time limit to win. For Blue to win, they must defeat the Red team and exit through the Red Team's entrance within the time limit. To Register: Contact Grumpy Krabnevir via this post, or by pm in the forums (Grumpy Krabnevir) or via Discord Grumpy Krabnevir#9897 or via in game whisper or mail. Include the following information: Team Name Team Captain Team Roster Adventure Level of each team member (this information will be verified for accuracy) Tournament Bracket Selection (which bracket are you entering) You will be contacted back when your team has been verified, approved, and given a tournament berth. You will again be contacted when your first match has been scheduled, but be prepared for any time slot on the day of the tournament. The tournament bracket will be updated in real time at www.krabnevir.com as the tournament progresses.