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Statement regarding INJUSTAH Swiss format

TweetThere have been a few comments made about the success/failure of our experiment with Swiss format at INJUSTAH (Gamestah’s Injustice 2 Circuit). Almost all of the negative feedback has been concerned with how long it took to complete the event. Why Swiss (a reminder) To begin with, we should consider the two previous events:  we […]

INJUSTAH Format Change

TweetWe’ve run two rounds of INJUSTAH now (INJUSTAH Prelim Event and INJUSTAH Circuit Round 1) and will be making a trial change to the format after observations we have made: both events have run for much longer than expected As a result, player and caster fatigue has been a negative factor on the entertainment value […]

Competitive Ruling: MilkShake Playoff Roster – Week 2

TweetLast night’s Blizzard ANZ HotS Season 3 Playoff bracket (Week 2) featured some unusual circumstances that unfairly disadvantaged team MilkShake: MilkShake were unable to field a full team of five.  Under rule 1.4(b) they were not permitted to change any team members. Based on this they notified admins that they would not be playing in […]

HotS Update: Playoff Seeding

TweetWhen considering seeding for the weekly Playoffs, the following principles apply: The Season 3 Qualifiers should surface the top two teams in the region. At the end of the season, these two teams should have the highest points and progress through to the ANZ Finals The Top 4 teams in the region should, as often […]