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Update: Texas Chainsaw Masters

by John Corbett, Host

16th October 2017

Texas Prize Pool Doubled! (and updated schedule)

Big news folks. 

Texas Chainsaw Masters has secured more and bigger "corporate sponsorship" and we can announce that the prize pool for the event has increased dramatically. In fact, it's doubled! The total cash purse for Texas Chainsaw Masters, @CorbettCon, Sponsored by Kestrel Properties, LLC now stands at $1,000 dollars! Let me thank Kestrel Properties for their mega "Tier-1 sponsorship". Also The Bank of Darrell (Minott). Their donation is going to the Lifeboat event. The Bank of Darrell is all about the children. 

Here's a complete Prize Breakdown:

2E- 1st $200, 2nd $125, 3rd & 4th $50

1E- 1st $75, 2nd $50, 3rd & 4th $25

Tribbles- $50 1st, $40 x5 (remaining Final Table)

Lifeboat- $50 1st, $25 2nd, $25 Random remaining player

2E Fun Deck Challenge- $25 1st, $25 player with most "Fun Points" 

 

We've also updated and changed the schedule a little:

Thursday

4:30pm- Opening Ceremonies We salute The Unforgettable. Remain Klingon!

5pm- Dinner From the Grill. Pork, Chicken, Whatever animals we can find.

6:45pm- 2E Team Event 3 rounds, 3-player teams. Stipulation: Each player plays each team member's deck once. Selection can be made after pairings.

10:15pm- Are You A Werewolf? By the campfire! Spoooooky! Winners get smores. Losers get eaten by Werewolves.

11:30pm- Gentlemen's Lounge Cigars and Scotch by the fire. Ladies always welcome of course.

11:45pm- Boardgames Games on site: Spartacus, Firefly, Arkham Horror, Twilight Imperium (3rd), and all the classics.

 

Friday

9am- Continental Breakfast Cereal, Waffles, fruit

10am- 1E Texas Chainsaw Master 3 rounds (4 if 9+ players) $$$$ cash mad money prizes!

10am- 2E Lifeboat Event Women & Children (15 & under) only. $$$$ cash mad money prizes!

10am- Project Excelsior Pre-constructed decks provided.

1pm- Lunch Pizza Party!

2pm- Kickball We’re kicking it old school!

3:45pm- Tribbles Texas Chainsaw Masters 2 rounds, 6 players qualify for final table. $$$$ Cash mad money prizes!

6pm- Dinner Burger & Hot Dog Night.

7:30pm OTSD Ironman 3 rounds. When a card is discarded (except dilemmas), it is torn in half (cannot be used again). Players are allowed to replenish from their original sealed supply after each round.

8pm- Bonfire Marshmallows and Smores for the kids (and adults).

11:30pm- Texas Hold’em Poker Challenge $10 buy-in.

11:30pm- Board Games For the non-degenerate gamblers.

 

Saturday

9am- Breakfast Continental + grilled specials

10am- 2E Texas Chainsaw Masters 6 rounds. Most likely played in 2, 3-rounds halves to accommodate Lunch/Soccer. $$$ Cash Mad Money Prizes.

1pm- Lunch Break Fried Chicken

2pm- Soccer, The Kahless Kup Fat Dad approved mini-soccer field. Adults and kids will be divided into even groups. two, 15-minute halves.

5:30pm Dinner Super Steak Spectacular!!!

7:30- Bonfire You want some more s'mores, you know you do…

8pm- Are You A Werewolf? Maybe we play Are You A Changeling?

9pm Lounge/Board Games/Poker

 

Sunday

9am Continental Breakfast

10am- Team Tribbles Event Team size will equal the # of tables. Highest combined score wins.

11:30am- 2E Fun Deck Challenge 3 rounds. After each game, You award 1-4 extra VP's (Fun Points) based on how "cool, fun, interesting" your opponent's deck is. Don't bring the jank. $$$$ Cash Mad Money prizes.

3pm- Lunch/Closing Ceremony We will sing the songs of the victorious for Kahless to hear and send the dishonored to Fek'lhr's Bank of Darrell Murder Pond.


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