finally arrived ...
After years as an also ran, this event switched to Class B
status and welcomed a crop of newcomers to finally drew a large
enough field to qualify for the Century and has not had to rely
on the membership vote for a return trip since. Empire of
the Sun was released by GMT in April, 2005. The tournament
will use the one-year tournament scenarios supplied with the
game. The GM will teach folks during the tournament although
he will be doing double duty as GM of For The People which
runs parallel with this event so don't expect miracles. Please
catch the one hour demo before the event starts if you're new
to the game or want to brush up on the rules.
Rounds 1, 2, and 3 will use the single year scenarios with
bidding for sides (1942, 1943, 1944 respectively). Final round
will use the Campaign scenario with bidding for sides. 2007 Reprint
rules will be used for all rounds.
For the latest details on this game see members.tripod.com/~MarkHerman/index.html.
GMT will provide merchandise
certificates for the top three players.