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Tournament Watch – 2012 Snowball Open

FRIDAY, December 14th 2012
SATURDAY, December 15th 2012
SUNDAY, December 16TH 2012

Location:
SHARK CLUB
1140 s michigan ave (also called pinckney road)
howell, mi 48843
www.sharkclubhowell.com


For more information, go to the Shark Club Howell web space.

anyone can play regardless of skill level!
THERE ARE ALSO PLENTY OF EXTRA GAMES THAT ANYONE CAN PLAY OUTSIDE OF THE TOURNAMENT.
**WILL HAVE RANDOM DRAWINGS FOR PRIZES THROUGHOUT THE EVENT. PRIZES FROM STERN, RAW THRILLS, PYNBALL FUN, SHARK CLUB, ETC.

Current list of games on location (this does not include the classics)

TRON LE, TRANSFORMERS LE, AC DC PREMIUM, ROLLING STONES LE, LOTR LE, IRON MAN, PIRATES OF THE CARRIBEAN, BATMAN DARK KNIGHT, AVATAR, GUNS N ROSES, SOUTH PARK, LETHAL WEAPON 3, WHIRWLIND (RESTORED), MEDIEVAL MADNESS (RESTORED), ATTACK FROM MARS (RESTORED), SCARED STIFF (RESTORED), ADDAMS FAMILY (RESTORED), TWILIGHT ZONE (RESTORED), TERMINATOR 2 (RESTORED), FISH TALES (RESTORED), WHITE WATER, PINBOT (RESTORED) (SOON), INDIANA JONES (RESTORED) (WILLIAMS).

GUARANTEE PAYOUTS WITH 100% payouts AS WELL.
all entry fees are paid out to the winners. THE MORE ENTRIES, THE LARGER THE PAYOUTS. ITS LIMITLESS!

3 Divisions to choose from:

OPEN:
3 plays for $10 (or 1 play for $4) (6 games in the bank)
top 16 make the playoffs.
top 8 play in “A” playoffs
top 9-16 play in “B” playoffs

“A” PLAYOFFS ARE DOUBLE ELIMINATION BEST 2 OF 3 PER MATCH.
“B” PLAYOFFS ARE SINGLE ELIMINATION BEST 2 OF 3 PER MATCH.

*PAYOUTS*
“A”
1ST $2000 GUARANTEE PLUS 40% OF POT IF POT EXCEEDS GUARANTEES, BIG TROPHY, PAPA ENTRY.
2ND $1000 GUARANTEE PLUS 30% OF POT IF POT EXCEEDS GUARANTEES , PLAQUE, PAPA ENTRY.
3RD $500 GUARANTEE PLUS 20% OF POT IF POT EXCEEDS GUARANTEES, PLAQUE , PAPA ENTRY
4TH $250 GUARANTEE PLUS 10% OF POT IF POT EXCEEDS GUARANTEES, PLAQUE, PAPA ENTRY.
5TH- 8TH= $100 EACH

“B”
1ST= $250 , PAPA ENTRY
2ND= $150 , PAPA ENTRY
3RD= $100 , PAPA ENTRY
4TH= $50 , PAPA ENTRY

CLASSICS: (5 GAMES IN THE BANK)
3 plays for $10 (or 1 play for $4)
TOP 8 MAKE THE PLAYOFFS (may extend to top 12 with byes based on attendance).
PLAYOFFS ARE DOUBLE ELIMINATION BEST 2 OF 3 PER MATCH.
*PAYOUTS*
1ST= $1000 GUARANTEE PLUS 40% OF POT IF POT EXCEEDS GUARANTEES, BIG TROPHY, PAPA ENTRY.
2ND= $500 GUARANTEE PLUS 30% OF POT IF POT EXCEEDS GUARANTEES , PLAQUE, PAPA ENTRY.
3RD= $250 GUARANTEE PLUS 20% OF POT IF POT EXCEEDS GUARANTEES , PLAQUE, PAPA ENTRY.
4TH= $100 GUARANTEE PLUS 10% OF POT IF POT EXCEEDS GUARANTEES , PLAQUE, PAPA ENTRY.

AMATEUR/NOVICE: (2 games in the bank)
top 8 QUALIFY
$1 per play
PLAYOFFS ARE SINGLE ELIMINATION BEST 2 OF 3 PER MATCH.
payouts:
1st- 42% of pot and custom framed “plaque”
2nd- 25% of pot and custom framed “plaque”
3rd- 15% of pot and custom framed “plaque”
4th- 10% of pot and custom framed “plaque”
5th-8th- 2% of pot

QUALIFY TIMES: (PLAY AS MUCH AS YOU WANT):
*OPEN DIVISION*
FRIDAY= 12 NOON – 12 MIDNIGHT
SATURDAY= 12 NOON – 1 AM

*CLASSICS DIVISION*
FRIDAY= 12 NOON – MIDNIGHT
SATURDAY= 12 NOON – 8PM

*PLAYOFFS*
AMATEUR= 3PM SATURDAY
CLASSICS= 9PM SATURDAY
OPEN (“B”)= 11AM SUNDAY
OPEN (“A”)= 12 NOON SUNDAY

THIS EVENT IS THE LAST CHANCE IN THE MIDWEST TO EARN WPPR POINTS FOR 2012.
WWW.PINBALLRANKINGS.COM

* NOTE, THE QUALIFY HOURS ARE LONG BECAUSE YOU ONLY PLAY WHEN YOU WANT TO. YOU DONT HAVE TO PLAY BOTH QUALIFY DAYS (BUT YOU REALLY SHOULD. ONLY YOUR BEST SCORE FROM EACH MACHINE WILL BE USED TO PLACE YOU IN THE STANDINGS!

QUALIFY FORMAT:
MULTI GAME UNLIMITED QUALIFY: PLAYERS CAN BUY TICKETS & PLAY EACH MACHINE AS MUCH AS THEY WANT DURING QUALIFYING TIMES. ONLY A PLAYERS BEST SCORE WILL BE RECORDED ON EACH MACHINE. A COMPUTER SPREADSHEET RANKS EACH PLAYER BASED ON ALL MACHINES THEY HAVE PLAYED AND GIVES A FINAL “STANDING POSITION” PER PLAYER 1ST PLACE ON DOWN. STANDINGS WILL BE UPDATED OFTEN THROUGHOUT THE EVENT & PLAYERS CAN SEE WHERE THEY STAND AT ALL TIMES. WHEN QUALIFYING IS OVER PER DIVISION, THE STANDINGS ARE FINAL & ‘X’ AMOUNT OF PLAYERS WILL HEAD ON TO THE PLAYOFFS

*** this is a location so normal coin drop per game applies.
THE GAMES ARE PRISTINE AND THE PAYOUTS ARE WORTHY:
OPEN AND AMATEUR GAMES ARE THE CURRENT LOCATION PRICE @ $1 PER PLAY, CLASSICS ARE 50 CENTS EACH TO PLAY.

Author: SSB

You will find me at a pinball tournament, especially if it's near the east coast, USA. Have more fun! Play more pinball! Support the hobby on twitter by using #pinball. Currently: Attacking Mars. BAO!

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