Scales of Pinball V w/ side tourney

Best game format to qualify, then head to head finals

Designated as: Event is a tournament

This event is on January 19, 2020 and begins at noon and you must arrive no later than 2pm to be able to start getting your entrees in. The tournament is expected to be over around 4pm or earlier.

The main tournament shall feature the best game format of the Matchplay software using the 95% modified decay scoring method. There will be six games in play, you will have two plays on each game. Both of your games on each machine will count and you will be awarded points on the 95% modified decay system for both games. This means the qualifying will have 12 meaningful games.

The top four qualifiers will then play the finals. The top qualifier will pick the machine from among the six that were in play and a four player game will be played, with the last place dropping off. The top finisher on the four player game will then select then next game from among the five that were not selected, and a three player will be played with last place dropping out. Then, a single two player game will be played to determine first and second place. The entire event (qualifying an finals) aggregate to 16 meaningful games.

The side tourney will be played on a single game. You will be given two opportunities to play and your two scores will both count on matchplay best game (so the qualifying will have two meaningful games). The top four qualifiers will then play head to head with the bottom two dropping out and then there will be a final single game to determine first and second place (so the entire side tournament will have a total of five meaningful games).

The total entree fees, which will cover both events, if $5. You must pre-register for this event, spots are limited to no more than 25 players. You may pre-register by contacting the tourney director or the Louisiana IFPA representative Mike VanEtten at 337-962-4078. If you have never played a tournament in Lake Charles before please be prepared to provide your complete contact information including your phone number and mailing address along with your IFPA number.

This tournament is at a law firm. Please dress and behave appropriately. No alcohol on site.

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This is a one-day event.

  • Sunday January 19th, 2020
    From 12:00 to 16:00


1807 Lake St
Lake Street 1807
Lake Charles, LA US(Look up)

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