Platinum level tournament!!!

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On Saturday the 17 at 1 to 3 PM mountain time everyone who has not been able to play there seeding matches get on. and we'll all play are seeding matches.

We have a channel for the Tournament, it's called "Platinum Tournament", It's the best place to get in contact with the person that you're playing.

This is the tournament format.
1. Sign up. Just post here saying you want to play, before Midnight November 10th.
2. Seeding play, each player will play 5-10 best of 3s to determine there seed.(number of games depends on the number of people who enter the tournament). I will let you know who you will play. You must play your seed games from November 11th to November 17th. Because these games are for seeding no one will be kicked out for losing.
When you play a seeding game it works like this. If you win 2-0 you get + 3 points if you win 2-1 you get +2 points, and if you go 1-2 you get +1 iand if you lose all your games in the best of 3 you get +0 points. After you play you games please go and update your result.
3. Pool play, you will be placed in a pool of 4 players. The top 2 players in the pool will advance to the winners bracket. The 3rd place player will go on to the losers bracket. 4th place player will be out of the tournament. Pool play games will also be best of 3s. The pool play will be played from November 18th to the 24th of November.
4. Bracket play, The bracket play will have two brackets the winners bracket and the losers bracket. All games in bracket play will be best of 5s. If a player loses their best of five in the winners bracket they will be moved down to the losers bracket. If a player loses in the losers bracket then they are out of the tournament. In the semi finals the top 2 players from the winner bracket will play the top two players from the losers bracket in a best of 5. If the player from the losers bracket defeats the player from the winners bracket, then the player from the winners bracket will have a second chance in a best of 3. Bracket play will go on threw November 25th to the 29th, the semi finals and finals will be held on November 30th and cast on twitch.tv.

Map Pool: Only maps that currently are on ladder will be played. WCS versions of ladder maps must be used. After the first game the loser picks the map.

Rules: The players with the higher seed chooses the first map. If the seed is tied then a predetermined map will be chosen.

You may not be higher than platinum, you must have around a 1000 games played on your account and play as your main race(this is to prevent smurfs) if your main race is random you may play any race including random. If you wish to play a race that is not your main(say you switched races) you must state it before hand.

No BM

And have fun.

Also let me know if you are interested in helping out in the tournament(you don't have to be platinum to help out), or if you have any ideas on making the tournament better.

People playing

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/ccc?key=0AspHwqsLxYImdEgtM09BM3pSektfSXQtVE1IUWh5eGc#gid=0
Edited by JVnein on 11/19/2012 11:33 AM PST
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What if it says ur main race is something but have since switched
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And how about highest career 1v1 finish as platinum.

If those 2 things were met then sure I'd do it.
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LOL INB4 Everyone says they're in exactly at 12:00
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10/29/2012 03:12 AMPosted by Zman
What if it says ur main race is something but have since switched

Thats ok then you can play.
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Are you wanting to play too?
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Sign me up. Just got into plat this season.
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I'm in, let's do IT!!!
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10/29/2012 11:57 AMPosted by SrCardgage
Sign me up. Just got into plat this season.

Gratz
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What if I've played more 1v1's as Terran throughout my career but my profile says Protoss?

I would like to play as well if I am aloud.


You can play as terran as long as you state your race before, so yes you can play!
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10/29/2012 11:46 AMPosted by JVnein
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Are you wanting to play too?


Going to pass, but hope it goes well.
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10/29/2012 12:18 PMPosted by JBangin
Going to pass, but hope it goes well.


Ok that's fine and Thanks
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If i play 1v1 as random, can i change race freely throughout the tournament, saying playing one BO3 as zerg, but the next one as protoss? just so long as i am consistent within a BO3?
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10/29/2012 01:21 PMPosted by zappy
If i play 1v1 as random, can i change race freely throughout the tournament, saying playing one BO3 as zerg, but the next one as protoss? just so long as i am consistent within a BO3?

If you are random you may play any race any time. I just set the rule that you have to play your main race because i wanted to decrease the chance that someone would have there masters level friend play for them.
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10/29/2012 01:47 PMPosted by JVnein
If you are random you may play any race any time. I just set the rule that you have to play your main race because i wanted to decrease the chance that someone would have there masters level friend play for them.

So as long as i don't change half way through a BO3 i am ok then? i mean, it would be pretty obvious if i was not playing, i am certainly no masters player.
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Ok now that i see there are people in on this ill do it.
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Yes I am zerg.
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