The first Wednesday of every month from 5pm-11pm is an IFPA registered group match play event. (Changing to Thursdays from November)
Entry is $35 (or $30 for pinball club members). Registrations will be capped at a MAX of 32 players.
There will be prizes and trophies for the top placings and of course POINTS POINTS POINTS.
A plaque with the winner of each month will be on display.
10 machines will be available for the competition. These can vary from new Stern/JJP to the classics. The machines will be available for practice at the prior pinball club meeting (Wednesday 7-10pm) and also during weekend lock-in sessions.
Doors open 5pm for practice and Round 1 starts at exactly 6pm (players registered by 5:50pm). Any late arrivals can join in at the start of the next round. There will be 4 rounds which is expected to last 60-75 minutes per round.
Format: Group Matchplay
Seeding: IFPA ranking
First Round Pairing: Slaughter
General Pairing: Balanced
Player Order: Rotating
Scoring System: IFPA (7/5/3/1)(7/4/1)
Arena Draws: Balanced
Duration: 4 Rounds
Matches: 3 Per Round
Estimated Number Of Players: 24
Meaningful Number Of Games/TGP: 24/96%
Unlimited Qualifying: No