The Pintastic Silverball Rumble℠ will be an unlimited PAPA-style qualifying format and will be an IFPA endorsed event.
There will be a bank of 12 games from all eras.
You will choose 5 games from the bank to make 1 entry. You will be awarded points on each game based on how your score rates against other players’ scores on the same game. The highest score on a game is awarded 100 points. 2nd highest is 90 points. 3rd highest is 85. It then goes down in 1 point increments from there. 4th, 84, 5th, 83……
WHAT ARE THE RULES?
All games rulings and malfunctions will be decided on by the IFPAPA rules set : http://www.ifpapinball.com/
WHAT DOES IT COST?
Each entry will be $10. Prize pool is determined by the entry fees take.
HOW MUCH CAN I WIN?
The Prize pool is determined by the entry fees take. Prize money will be paid out to the top 8 players along with trophies for the top 3.
SOUNDS COOL! WHEN CAN I PLAY?
Qualifying will take place from 12:00 Noon to 8:00 PM on Friday and opening time to 2:00 PM on Saturday. Last entry for each day must be started by the cutoff time. Any unused entries will be refunded.
Finals will take place at 3:00 on Saturday for the top 24 qualifiers. The top 8 qualifiers will get a bye for the first round of finals. The format for the finals is head to head, best of 5 matches a round. Finals will last for 5 rounds. There will be a match in the 5th round for 3rd and 4th place as well. For each match, top seed will have choice of game or play order. The other player will have choice of whichever their opponent did not pick. When choosing a game, there will be no waiting. Players must choose an open game. For each game after the first, the loser of the previous game has choice of game or play order.
WHERE IS THIS LOCATED?
The Pintastic Silverball Rumble will be held at the East end of the vendor hall.
HOW COMPETITIVE IS IT?
See the 2018 results here.