Welcome to the For
People PBeM Tournament Page. This page provides details and updates for the
THIS IS A NEW TOURNAMENT!
This is a BPA sanctioned tournament that begins on October 15, 2003. Mark Herman and
Mike Welker are your game masters. Mark handles rules questions and the like.
Mike works on some administrative things.
Start Dates and Format:
- Must be a member
the BPA, Associate level or higher.
- Must have an email
- Must have world
web access (reason : ongoing tournament information will posted here)
- Must own a 'hard copy' of the game. Please note that this tournament will use rules version 2.6 posted by Mark Herman at
For The People Offical Website
- Must AREA rate the
game (players are responsible for posting results to the AREA
Time limits: Each game will be allotted 120 days (players should commit to making one card play per day), although extensions may be granted due to interruption of the ACTS server or some other event beyond the control of the players.
- Players will be assigned to 4 player divisions. Each player will play one game against each other player in their division. The player with the best overall record will advance to a single elimination format set of rounds, number to be determined by the number of participants.
- Drop-in or
at any time.
Each player scores 1 point for a win, 0 for a loss. A draw is counted as a Loss.
- Ties: any tied
record must be broken by playing a game.
- Scenarios: The
Campaign game, v2.6 rules, no optionals. Players are encouraged to use ACTS as the official vehicle for playing out games. Players can use other formats by mutual agreement.
Some Great Software:
- Other details will
posted as needed, such as FAQs.
- Player A makes an illegal move(s), attack(s), etc.
- Player B can accept the move as is without changes, or declining this, ...
- Player A must redo the entire move. Once additional cards have been played the error stands, so pay attention. but these are
incorporated into the new version of the Rules.
- The GMs will rule on
rule disputes. The rules Guru is Mark Herman.
- There are
- Email to sign up.
Please do not email for pretty much anything else. Instead, post all
questions and comments to the FTP
ConsimWorld BB, found under the path Boardgames/Individual Games section/
American Civil War/ For The People.
- If during a game
you have a rules dispute, post it to the FTP BB first, then email the
questions, with "FTP Questions" in the subject line to