Wolfkrieg 2012 - Flames of War Tournament 1750pt Early-War Louisville, KY - January 14th & 15th 2012



On Januray 14th and 15th 2012, Pet Shop Comics (PSC) and BF USA will host a Early War 1750pt point Flames for War tournament. The tournament organizer is Tom Burgess. This is as 50 player event (25 Allied and 25 Axis).

1) Theme - This will be a two day 5 round event and will focus on the "Hellfire and Back."

2) Schedule - There will be 3 Rounds on Saturday (14JAN11) and 2 Rounds on Sunday (15JAN11).

0900-0945 Breakfast,Check in, and final Table Set-up
0945-1000 In-Brief
1000-1300 Round 1
1300-1330 Lunch Break (Meals on Site)
1330-1600 Round 2
1600-1630 Break
1630-UTC Round 3

0900-0930 Breakfast
0930-1200 Round 4
1200-1230 Lunch Break (Meals on Site)
1230-1500 Round 5
1500-1530 Out-Brief and Awards Presentation

3) Cost - The entry cost for this event is $25. Of that $10 will go into awards and the other $15 will go into the food that is available on both days including Bacon & Biscuit breakfast on both days and the grilling that Rick, PSC owner, does on both days including his world famous Pork Loin sandwiches. Nobody goes hungry at these events. Canned drinks are available separately ($0.60) and you can bring your own as well in a cooler. Coffee is free.

4) Missions - To be determined. We will try do something special in the first round that you normally would not get in a tournament.

5) Terrain - We need help here fielding 25 quality desert boards will be a challange and I'd greatly apprecate your help. There will be a best table award!.

6) Match-Ups - Considering using RankingsHQ to set first round matches.

7) List and History Submission - To be determined but expect these to be due in no later than Januray 8th, 2012.

9) Scoring:

Players will be ranked ordered for awards based primarily off of earned VPs.

If VPs are tied then the following tie breaker (in order) will be used for determing standings"

1) Number of wins

2) Force Type (as explained below)

3) Sportsmanship

4) Army Painting

5) History Score

There will also be seperate awards for sportsmanship, painting, history, and best terrain board.

9) Allowed Forces:

"Hellfire& Back"

"Burning Empires"


The "Theme" of this event is Early War North Africa. Any force list that can be justified as part of that front/period will have a Force Score of "2". An other Early War list will have a Force Score of "1."

Note, not all "Hellfire & Back" list are applicable to Nort Africa, e.g. Austrailian Rifle Compamy with captured R-35 tanks which served in Syria. Likewise there are some Bruning Empire lists that are applicable for use in North Africa during the Early War period.

In accordance with the theme of this event. Expect most boards to be desert themed.