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Shine Thief FFA | Saturday, May 27th (Hosted by MKBoards.com)

Discussion in 'Tournaments' started by John S, May 17, 2017 at 11:50 PM.

  1. John S

    John S Staff Member MKU Staff World Cup Staff Tutor Staff Tournament Organiser

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    Created and Hosted By: MKBoards
    Tournament Type: 1v1v1v1v1v1v1v1v1v1v1v1 (Shine Thief)
    Starting Date/Time: Saturday, May 27th @ 1 PM EDT (18:00 BST)
    Registration Deadline: Saturday May 27thJune 11th @ 12 PM EDT (17:00 BST)
    Click here for help converting to your timezone: http://time.is/EDT / https://time.is/BST
    Limit: 300 people
    Description: This is a 1v1v1v1v1v1v1v1v1v1v1v1 Shine Thief Tournament, you will go against 11 other players and the top 6 out of 12 in the room will move to the next room. The bottom 6 are disqualified.

    FFA Hosts:
    @John S - John#1249
    (still tbd)

    Tournament Lounge Server: https://discord.gg/KruGQ4n


    Rules

    a. Players must register themselves through this thread.
    b. You must have an account on MKBoards.com to register.
    b.i. If a player is found to be alternate accounting, they will be punished by site staff depending on severity and immediately disqualified from the tournament.
    c. Discord ID is only required for hosting. If you have any chance to a host, please sign up as one.
    d. Site-banned players are prohibited from registering.
    e. You may not change your friend code after the tournament starts.
    f. Registrations will be recorded in increments of 12 after 24 players have registered.
    f.i. For example, if 30 players are registered, 24 of those will be playing, and 6 will be subs.
    g. You may not ask someone to sub you.
    h.i. The only exception to this is if you advanced from a round, but cannot play any longer. You may ask the next player in your room to sub you.
    h. If you wish to cancel your registration, please post on this thread or message a tournament organiser.

    a. When you sign up to the FFA, you agree to the rules of the FFA and to the final decisions of the FFA organizers.
    b. Free choice of tracks, vehicles, characters, and controllers.
    c. GPs will consist of normal items, Shine Thief, 8 races, and CPUs off. During the finals, there will be 12 races.
    d. Repeats are -10 points and reset each round.
    e. Players found with game-breaking lag will be disqualified, and MKU Staff will be alerted. (Example: constant warping, causing roulette to have massive lag, etc)
    f. You cannot voice communicate with others in your room.
    f.i. If a player is found to be voice communicating, they will be disqualified and banned for the next 2 events.
    g. Teaming is banned.
    g.i. If a player is found to be teaming, they will be disqualified and banned for the next 2 events.
    i. Players must not use any form of hacking or other exploitations.
    i.i. Should a player hack, the host is to immediately close the room, remove the offender(s), and re-open the room. The race will not count and the player will be disqualified. MKU and Site Staff will be notified.
    j. Should a player troll, the host is to immediately close the room, remove the offender(s), and re-open the room. The race will not count and the player will be disqualified. The player will be banned for the next 6 events.
    k. The Tournament Organisers have the right to take action on any other instances that they believe prevent the tournament from running smoothly.
    l. Rules are subject to change until the start time.

    a. The score of 8 (12 in finals) races is the total points each player earns each round.
    b. Scores are based on the races that the players played. If you only play 4 races, you will get only points from those races.
    c. Players who disconnect before the race and do not show up on the results screen will receive +4 per race.
    d. If a player is absent from the room for 4 or more races in a row, they will receive no points for each of those races.

    a. Groups prior to the finals are selected based on RNG. If the tournament organisers feel that three or more players shouldn't be in the same room together, they will be moved to another room to avoid teaming.
    b. Teams must add their respective host and join when the room is opened.
    c. Failure to join within the allotted time will result in an automatic disqualification.
    d. 6 players of each room will be advanced, no matter how many people are playing.

    a. Host must add players at least 15 minutes before the starting time of Round 1.
    b. In each round, players have 10 minutes to join the room after the start time. (For example, 2:10 EDT if the start time is 2:00)
    c. The host must open the room within 10 minutes after the round announcement time.
    d. In the rare event that there are not enough hosts available, the last x amount of participants will become subs.
    e. If a host is found to be breaking hosting rules, they will be permanently banned from hosting a room in any event by staff discretion.

    a. Upon registration, you must state if you are able to take pictures of the GP end results.
    b. Players who stated they are available to take pictures upon registration are responsible for posting the final results of the room.
    b.i. In the rare event that above players do not capture and post results, they will banned for the next event. We will randomly select 6 players to advance to the next round.
    c. Top 6 players will advance to the next round, while bottom 6 players will be eliminated.
    d. Once a player is eliminated, the player cannot take part in the tournament again.
    e. When posting results make sure to clearly mark what room you were in, show who is proceeding to the next round, and next to their name make sure to post their friend code.
    f. Once a room finishes, we will wait for all the other rooms to finish before posting new groups.

    Sign-up Format:
    Mii Name (Friend Code) (Discord Name#ID for hosts) (Twitch channel link for streamers)
    Are you able to take pictures?: Yes/No

    Example:
    Mp John (5902-9845-3398) (John#1249) (www.twitch.tv/xjohn720)
    Are you able to take pictures: Yes

    All the best,
    - Tournament Organisers
     
    Last edited: May 18, 2017 at 11:12 PM
  2. John S

    John S Staff Member MKU Staff World Cup Staff Tutor Staff Tournament Organiser

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    Number of Participants: 5
    Valid Participants: 5
    Unable to Play: 0
    Subs: 0
    Hosts: 0
    Hosts Needed: 0

    Blue = Host
    Strikethrough = Unable to play
    Purple = Sub

    1. Mp John (5902-9845-3398) | Pictures: Yes
    2. sv¢ Kay (5243-0482-2242) | Pictures: Yes
    3. Erickfree (1167-3855-0995) | Pictures: No
    4. Golden Boi (SW-2469-5952-8199) | Pictures: No
    5. DryftLgnd (SW-0082-6123-5158) | Pictures: Yes

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    Last edited: May 20, 2017 at 7:11 PM
  3. John S

    John S Staff Member MKU Staff World Cup Staff Tutor Staff Tournament Organiser

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    There has been some rule updates, so be sure to familiarize yourself with them!

    Mp John (5902-9845-3398)
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  4. Kay

    Kay MKU Staff

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    oh boy totally ready for this

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    Proto and Feysal like this.
  5. Erickfree11

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    Shine thief, sounds like fun, im in:)

    Erickfree (1167-3855-0995)
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  6. Teeples

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    I was going by the June date, not the may one, I will be gone so I can't participate.
     
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