Monday, May 25, 2015

Rail City Rumble: A Snake Eyes Gaming Warhammer 40,000 Tournament

Snake Eyes Gaming is proud to announce the 1st Annual Rail City Rumble!

For the last four years Snake eyes Gaming ran the Steel City showdown in Pittsburgh, the largest Warhammer 40,000 tournament in Western Pennsylvania. This year marks an embarkation upon a new adventure - the Rail City Rumble! Come and test your mettle against others - only one will earn the right to hoist the Sword of Victory.

There is no time for peace.  No respite.  No forgiveness.  There is only WAR.

Where:                  Snake Eyes Gaming
                                201 Cayuga Ave.

                               Altoona, PA 16602

When:                  Saturday, May 30th
                              12:00 PM – Registration
                              12:30  PM – First Round Begins
                              Army lists will be collected during registration.

 What:                  3 round, 2000 point Warhammer 40,000 tournament
                              Participants will be given 2 hours and 15 minutes for each round. Additional time 
                                   will be provided for set-up during the first round.
                              There is NO painting requirement.  Unpainted models will NOT hinder
                                   your ability to win Best Sportsman or Best General prizes.
                              NO proxies although conversions are accepted (and encouraged!).  All models must
                                          be WYSIWYG.

 Cost:                    $15 for each participant.  Preregistration is not required.
                              The entry fee includes a lunch of Subway/Pizza that will be served between          
                                        Rounds 2 & 3.
                              Food will be available for non-participants for the cost of $5 per person.

Awards:             Best Overall
                             Best Sportsman
                      Best General
                             Best Painted
                             Snake Eyes Award

Rules               Limit of 2 detachments and one Data Slate - total of 3 detachments.
                    Warlord from primary detachment.
                    Players can self ally.
                     Only one Lord of War for entire army, Lords of War can be from secondary
                                   detachment and may be up to 30% of entire army cost - 600 pts.
                      You must have the official rules that detail the unit(s) that you are using.