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Saturday, July 26 • 9:00am - 10:00pm
Puffing Billy Tournament

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Puffing Billy® Tournament Categories
  • Category 1 Ticket to Ride - all board game variants
  • Category 2 Empire Builder - all variants (including Empire Express)
  • Category 3 18xx - all variants
  • Category 4 Union Pacific, Santa Fe, Freight Train, Ticket to Ride Card Game, Station Master, Hell Rails, Railways of the World Card Game, Days of Steam, First Train to Nuremberg, all other card games, and all other Alan Moon-designed train games
  • Category 5 Metro, Cable Car, Streetcar, Chicago Express, Steel Driver, TransAmerica, TransEurope, Trainsport, Railway Rivals / Dampfross, On the Underground, Circus Train, Paris Connections, Spectral Rails, Stephenson's Rocket, Trains and all other 2-hour games
  • Category 6 Railways of the World - all board game variants, Rails of New England, Brass / Age of Industry, Mexican Train Dominos
  • Category 7 Express, Settlers of America, Rolling Freight and all other 3-hour games
  • Category 8 Silverton, Steam, Steam Barons, Age of Steam
  • Category 9 Rail Baron, Baltimore and Ohio and all other 4-hour or longer games 

Puffing Billy® Tournament Scoring The highest Puffing Billy® Tournament (PBT) score for the weekend among all participants will win the “Puffing Billy® Champion” award for the Conclave of Gamers 2014 and a $50 Visa gift card. A player’s score for the weekend-long Puffing Billy® Tournament is the total of scores from his/her best four (4) different categories plus bonuses received from participation in tournament finals. For more information on scoring and the categories, visit www.traingamers.com This is an open gaming tournament with scheduled semi-finals and finals. Before playing any games, please check in with a conductor to get the proper paperwork for the tournament. Any games played outside of the hours of operation will not count towards any players score. Ticket to Ride, Empire Builder and 18xx will all have finals at scheduled times. The first game played in any of these categories will count as the qualifying game for the players in the Puffing Billy. TGA tournament rules will be used for Ticket To Ride, Empire Builder and 18xx. If you qualify for any finals or semi-finals and cannot attend, please let the conductor know right away so we can get a substitute. The winners of the Ticket to Ride, Empire Builder and 18xx tournaments will each receive a $25 Visa gift card.

Copies of games will be provided but is limited in supply. To guarentee a space in a game, please bring a copy of the game if possible.



Charles Washburn

Auction Director, Conclave of Gamers

Saturday July 26, 2014 9:00am - 10:00pm
Board Game Area

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