for the people 

Updated May 23, 2015

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James Pei, VA

2009-2014 Champion

2nd: Bill Pettus, MD

3rd: Dave Dockter, MN

4th: Nick Pei, CA

5th: Lucas Rhodes, PA

6th: Jeff Donald, VA

Event History
1999    James Pei     22
2000    Trevor Bender     21
2001    James Pei     22
2002    James Pei     29
2003    James Pei     32
2004    James Pei     35
2005    James Pei     24 
2006    James Pei     27
2007    James Pei     30
2008    Riku Reikkinen     32
2009    James Pei     18
2010    James Pei     24 
2011    James Pei     33
2012    James Pei     28
2013    James Pei     26
2014    James Pei     28

Mark Herman, MD
2015 GM

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Swelling the Class B ranks ...

So who can knock the king from his perch now? FTP has been the nearly exclusive domain of one player. Only one thing has changed over the years. After nine years as a Class A event, Mark Herman has seen the light and now offers a teaching demo to make this a Class B event and try to capture some of that same new player magic that vaulted Empire of the Sun into the Century after six years as an alsoran.

GAME DESCRIPTION:
For the People
is a two-player Grand Strategic level game of the American Civil War between the United States of America (USA) and the Confederate States of America (CSA). Players represent the major decision makers for each side, not any particular general (historically, Lincoln and Davis). Forces are represented by generic brigade (CSA) or division (USA) sized formations, which can be grouped into army level organizations. Most of the historically important generals are represented by named leader counters (who appear at the point in which they assumed major command historically). Each turn each player draws a specific number of cards. These cards are used to drive the activities in the game. They can be played to activate a force, trigger a historic event, and most other game functions. The map uses a point to point system that covers the areas where all major operations could or did occur. Each turn represents about four months of time.

EVENT DESCRIPTION:
The format is Single Elimination of four-hour rounds of the Campaign scenario. 2006 FTP Reprint rules available @ www.e-markherman.com, 2006 Reprint deck (all cards), all optional rules. Players will choose sides randomly, no bidding.


Medalists (plaque winners) receive GMT merchandise certificates and finalists will get a copy of one of Studiolo Designs.

 GM      Mark Herman  [13th Year]   NA
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