This Event will only be available to Plus Leagues.
All New Players joining each League will be invited to participate in the weekly "New Players Welcome Tourney".
New Players for the purposes of this Event include all Players (Guest or Premium Members) who joined a certain League in the past x weeks (Starting Sunday and up to the Tourney Date).
Accordingly, all New Players joining a certain League will be eligible to participate in x Welcome Tourneys in this League to be decided by the League HA.
- The Tourneys will be hosted weekly on either Saturday or Sunday, at a different time spot each week to allow Players in different time zones to participate in one of these tourneys.
- The Tourney will be opened 2 or 3 days before the Tourney Date, and Invitation emails will be sent automatically to all Players who joined in the last x weeks.
- The Rules for these Welcome Tournaments will be:
- Single Elimination (SE).
- Same Day.
- Games length will be decided by each League.
- Pairings will be done on Random basis.
- Partners in Team Leagues (2x2) Tournaments, will be set in Teams using SS style.
- Fees for each Tournament shall be 25 PIPs.
- Prizes Pot, same as SE or S4 distribution (80% to Players, 20% to TD and Admin).
- Bonus Pot, 100% to Players: SE - 50% to Winner, 30% to Runner-up, and 10% to each Semi-finalist; S4 - 55% to the Winner and 15% to each of the Semi- finalists.
- Team Tourneys; Partners will share the Prizes and the Bonus.