Team rosters must be finalized by 1pm on the first day of the event.
ALL players MUST play EVERY game title and submit a score.
Your location must possess at least 8 of the tournament games in dedicated form, no more than 4 titles can be emulated either via “xx in 1” or MAME cabinets. Popular titles were chosen to aid in accommodating arcades meet this criteria.
While you may play a game as many times as you like over the course of the tournament you are NOT ALLOWED to play any one game/credit/submission for more than 1 HOUR. If you can play a title on the settings listed, for at least 45 minutes, your game should be timed. You should alert your team captain to accommodate this 1 hour timed game. As this contest will be done via honor system, this is the responsibility of the team itself to manage the games of its participants. For example, using a kitchen timer with an alarm set to 1 hour at start of game, etc.
Each game has defined settings for dip switches which must be used. Game settings are provided on game list pages.
Players compete against members of their own team to qualify for the main competition
Each player earns team points on each game based on their ranking against the players on their team
Team points are summed and the top X players from each team qualify to represent their team in the main competition. X is equal to the number of players on the smallest team.
Qualifying players then earn points on each game based on their ranking against the pool of qualified players
Teams then sum the points of all of their qualifying players
Teams are then ranked based on points earned from their qualifying players