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For The Union #1

By cwedvin - 23rd February 2021 - 09:56 AM

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Gamereplays.org announces the first official For The Union 1 for Command & Conquer Red Alert Remastered!

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Dates and Time

The tournament takes place over the month of March. It starts from 00:00 GMT 01/03/2021 and lasts up until the 26/03/2021 00:00 GMT.

Players are free to agree upon a time to play their games. Some limitations, however, do apply:
  • Round 1 Games must occur over the first week of March
  • Round 2 Games must occur over the second week
  • Round 3 Games must occur over the third
  • Round 4+ Games must occur over the fourth
Once started, all matches for a round must be completed one after another. You cannot have one game on Monday, then one on Wednesday, and the last one on Friday for example.

If you encounter difficulties or issues agreeing upon a time with your opponent, you can reach out to a Referee to arbitrate.

There will be a Forum Topic where arrangements and confirmations about times for your upcoming matches can be made with other players.

To compare GMT to your local timezone, you may use one of the following internet services: greenwichmeantime, timeanddate, timezoneconverter.

This tournament will run on the Gamereplays.org Official Server, please confirm that you are able to access it before joining this event. When signing up, please state the username under which you will play in the tournament. It is preferable for your in-game and discord name to match so your opponents/referees may find you easily.

Prizes

Placements
  • First Place - $20
  • Random Draw - $10
Referees:
  • Edvin
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The tournament will be a single elimination tournament. For those unsure, it means each player will be knocked out immediately after losing their first set of games.
  • Games will be a best of 3.
  • Except for the Grand Finals, where it will be a best of 5.
Signing up and checking in

Signups
Sign ups end by Sunday the 28th of Febuary at 17:00 GMT.

Entries after this time may be accepted at the discretion of the tournament organizers.

Check-ins
Once you are signed up and the bracket has been shuffled. You have to let your opponent know when you have time to play. Preferably this can be done over the forums here. But it can also be done in the GameReplays discord.

Please note, Commanders, letting someone else play in your name in the event is treated as cheating and will be punished accordingly. The fixed penalty for a first offence cheat conviction prescribed by the site rules is a 28 day suspension from GameReplays. The penalty for a second offence is a permanent ban.

Communications during the tournament
During the tournament, you may need to get in contact with other players or the referees. This can be done via the Gamereplays.org Official Discord channel where there is a dedicated ‘Remastered Tournaments’ -> #general chat room available. Please ensure you can access this chat room before the start of the tournament to prevent any issues on the day.

Seeding

It will be shuffled at the start of the event.

Gameplay

For this tournament, Turkey is not allowed any other faction is allowed.

Bugs and Exploits

Use of bugs and exploits is prohibited. Anyone who uses bugs or exploits in their matches will be immediately disqualified from this tournament with the potential of full exclusion from future tournaments.

Special Tournament Rules

Special Rule #1 - No Buildings in out of reach positions.
You are not allowed to build any building in a position where it cannot be reached by an enemy. If you do build a building that is out of reach for the enemy you will automatically forfeit the match.


Map Rules

The following rules need to be set in the game lobby before players start their matches (standard ladder settings):

Mode - Bases On - Destroy Structures
Game Speed - Fast
Starting Units - None
Tech Level - 10
Credits - 10,000
Unit Queueing - Enabled
Ore Regrows - 3
Crates - Disabled
Super Weapons - Enabled
Redeployable MCV - Disabled
Shroud Regrows - Disabled
Aftermatch units- Disabled

Map Pool and Spawn Positions




Map Pool
  • RAP A Path Beyond (1v1) - only two spawn points
  • Tournament Ore Rift - only two spawn points
  • Keep of the Grass - only two spawn points
  • RAP Snow Rift - only two spawn points
  • RAP Hospital Hill - only two spawn points
  • RAP Snow Field - only two spawn points
  • RAP Hateful Eight (1v1) - only two spawn points

Map Format



For this tournament we will be using the following system:

* Winners Bracket: Best of 3 rounds - each player will pick one map that they wish to play with the decider being RAP Path Beyond. The lower seeded player will pick the map first. Each map may only be played once during a series.

* Grand Finals: Best of 5 rounds - each player will pick one map that they wish to play with the decider being Tournament Ore Rift. The lower seeded player will pick the map first. Each map may only be played once during a series.

Streaming
As the tournament will take place over the month of March, players are welcome to stream their own games or watch others play. Please ensure you keep a delay 5 minutes or more on your stream to prevent stream sniping.

A bit foggy on this one. I am not sure what you meant with stream their own games or while watching others playing.

Result Reporting

After the winner of each round is determined, it is the responsibility of the winning player to report the victory. There is a short guide on how to do this
available here.

The following is required to report your results:
  • Update score and upload replays to the corresponding 'Bracket, Results and Replays' forum topic in the format: Danku 2 - 1 Khanomancer.
  • @mention a referee in Discord to quickly confirm your result and that you have updated the corresponding 'Bracket, Results and Replays' forum topic.
Registration

Please note, there are further rules and information listed in the sign up forum topic. Please make sure you are aware of these as well. If you accept the rules and wish to participate in this tournament, please post in the tournament discussion topic and give the online username you will be using.

Registration for the event closes 1 hour before the event is due to start. Entries after that time may be accepted at the discretion of the tournament organizers but under no circumstances will entries be accepted after check-ins have closed.

Please make sure you can access the Gamereplays.org Official Discord Server BEFORE you sign up for the event.

Please do not sign up if you are not 100% sure that you will be attending the tournament.

If something comes up and you are unable to attend the tournament, please post in the tournament discussion topic at once so that your slot may be reallocated to another player. Failure to show up without in-advance cancellation may result in exclusion from future tournaments.

We hope to see you on the battlefield, Commanders!


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