Hello everyone !!!
Registration for tournament is open . Schedule will be fix before tourney started .
Registration will expire on 2012 August 29 at 0:01 AM GMT +0 for Shogunate H2hM .
Registration will expire on 2012 November 29 at 0:01 AM GMT +0 for FOS H2hM .
Tournament's conference with Judges of tournament August 26 at 2:00 PM GMT +0 .
Tournament's conference with all members will be held August 30 at 2:00 PM GMT +0 .
Beginning of the tournament 2012 August 31 at 0:01 AM GMT +0.
The one who attains the most points for all competition of one tournament receive Rome 2 ( steam pre-order ) or Shogun 2 total war
If you :
1) like japanese culture
2) can play H2hM well
3) consider yourself one of the best players Shogun 2 total war
4) have strong ambitions
5) never surrender
Wellcome to the international tournament Shogun 2 total war head to head campaign "Art of War 孙子兵法"。
Official language of tournament is english
At time of tournament all players use only GMT+0
Contents of title page :
- Requirements for entry into the tournament
- Structure of tournament
- Registration to 3rd tournament
- Necessary programs and device
- How play h2h campaign without bugs and cheats
- Rules of the international tournament "Art of War "
- Participant List
- judges rules
- judges of tournament
- tournament H2hM tables
- Thanks for help organization of the tournament
- Administrator's rules
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- According to the Samurai, honor is one of the seven principals of Bushido, which are seven pillars or values which make up the system by which a Japanese warrior should conduct himself.
JUSTICE: Justice is the principle of moral rightness, as applied to the administration of law. This requires more than just every one receiving a fair deal. It also requires a strict upholding of right for its own sake, no matter what the cost.
COURAGE: Courage is that state of mind or spirit that enables one to face danger with self-possession, confidence, and resolution. Courage is required to support justice. Justice without force to support it is ineffective.
BENEVOLENCE: Benevolence, or kindness, creates within a person a feeling of empathy for another's distress. The discomfort such empathy causes impels them to lessen the distress of the other person. Benevolence had to be required to prevent courage from becoming a rashness that would perpetrate the very ills the code was designed to lessen.
POLITENESS: Politeness is that attitude marked consideration for others, correct manners, and tact. During the age of the Samurai, failure in politeness could literally cause one to lose his head. Even today, the Japanese are marked by their strict attention to politeness.
VERACITY: Veracity or truthfulness. This was so strict a requirement that once a Samurai swore his blood oath of fealty to his Daimyo, he never again signed another contract. The word of a Samurai was considered to be as good a guarantee as one could get.
HONOR: Honor is a keen sense of personal integrity which is maintained without legal or other obligation. It is knowing the difference between right and wrong and striving always to do what is right. Impugning the honor of a Samurai was a blood challenge. For a Samurai to lose his honor was so serious a matter that the only sufficient apology that he could make was seppuku, ritual suicide.
LOYALTY: Loyalty is the act of being faithful and steadfast to one's homeland, government, or leader. Though the Daimyo are no more, loyalty is still sought after by heads of state, employers and supervisors. The student of Bushido should learn these virtues and apply them to the martial arts today, both on and off the field of battle.
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- The one who attains the most points for all competition of one tournament receive Rome 2 ( steam pre-order ) or Shogun 2 total war
1. Player like play Shogun2 h2h campaign .
2. Player have free time and can finish a campaign in 10 days ( each round begin in Friday and finish next week in sanday at 11 59 PM GMT+0 - for 1 match 2 weekend ).If there is a time difference between players they agree find time compromise .
3. Player must be willing to work with the judges to facilitate this process if necessary
4. Player swear to observe the rules of the tournament ,during the match and behave appropriately.
5. Player have all DLC for Shogun 2 ( necessary Sengoku jidai , Saints and heroes ).
6. Player have a medium internet connect or better .
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- Tournament consist :
1. Head to head campaign ( h2h match ) Shogun 2 map , or if both plyer agree can play rise of samurai map
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1. your Nik in steam and a link to it
2. Name of the tournament( The Art of The War and name of tournament's part which you u would prefer to join :
1 head to head shogun campaign map .
3. Your country .
4. Your clan or steam group .
5. Email address .
6. QQ number ( link to download http://www.imqq.com/ ) .
7. Forum of Tournament Nic .
For example :
1. Cao Cao http://steamcommunity.com/profiles/76561198041043467
2. " Art Of War " tournament , head to head campaign shogunate map , head to head campaign Fall of samurai map
4. Steam group " Art Of War "
6. QQ number 2257417221
7. Cao Cao
If you have question about tournaments ask administrators Cao Cao
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QQ international : http://www.imqq.com/
Registration to QQ http://zc.qq.com/en/index.html
2. Fraps .
3. Skype : http://www.skype.com/intl/en/home .
4. Total commander .
Ussually saves can find here : C/ users / ( name of PC ) / The Creative Assembly/ shogun2 / .
5. Xplit http://www.xsplit.com/download/ - for players who have fast internet connect .
6. Team viewer : http://www.teamviewer.com/en/index.aspx .
7. Microphone and headphones .
All programs expect for scype can load as one file from here : https://www.zeta-uploader.com/924010072
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1. Download and instal necessary programs from here :http://www.imperialclan.ru/viewforum.php?f=71 .
2. Make account in the general tournament forum :
3. Careful read tournament's rules .
4. Before begin h2h match , players must begin Co-op campaign look that connect and how runing game . If connect have a bit lag - change graphic option to more simple.
5. Begin match with judge or administrator .
6. When begin match use tournaments match option ( don't forget how play battles ) . Players must together make saves all battles .( when battle finish player must wait 30 sec opponent make save ) . If player have not save ( have not time to did it ) he can tell about it to administrator and can ask judge agree play again battle .
8. When see battle loadingscreen dont use steam chat and dont left loading screen becouse 50 % probobly come bug . Not use 3 x speed , just x 2 .
9. Every turn make a lot saves ( before begin battle ,after battle and when play own turn ) ,make screenshots .
10. Use Fraps and Team viewer record interesting and important moment of match.
11. If player think what his opponent use cheats , he must send message to judge or to Administrator .
12. When game be hold ( be save ) make copy of steam chat with opponent , make game save and screenshot .
13. Shogun2 h2h campaign better play 11directx with 11 directx or 9 directx with 11 directx .
14. If player have old PC he must tell about it to administrator ( judge ) before match begin and change with him graphic option .
15. If two opponent have bug in the match .They must with judge ( admin ) change graphic option . If bug come again judge ( admin ) determines the player because there is a bug ( judge or admin can play with each opponents some turns ). If the player , because there is a bug , can not change own PC or connect errors , he left tournament .
16. If come bug players loading latest save before bug and delete saves with bug .
17. When campaign be finished make victory screenshot ( strategy map 2-3 , campaign results 2 ).
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1. Players have 1 month time to finish match . If the game is not finished due to player ( team ) absence the available person ( team ) will go on . If both were indisposed it can be postponed or result in double disqualification ( both team lost take 0 points for this match ) . If player ( team ) not find time to finish match - he automatically loses match .
2. Victory : eliminate the opponent personally or use AI destroy opponent As proof of the victory - Proof gentlemens agreement and a screenshot ( full size strategy map screens and 2 screen results of campaign )
3. Match option : large size of the units and the Navy , the movement of the AI is on , fighting on by default , difficult normal . Match time : the battle time limit - 60 minutes , turn time unlimited .tournament match optioon :timer of turn unlimited
4. Battle option : Time 60 min. Minimap turn off all battles . Opponent can play as AI , but If AI attack , then opponent play as AI must attack too ; If AI defense , then opponent play as Ai must defense too ; Forbidden flied from battle when play as AI .
If opponent not wanna play as AI ,then player can fight with AI or choose auto battle .
After battle finish player must wait 15 sec not close battle , waiting his opponent make battle save. If player forget to wait opponent make save , opponent have right play this battle again .
Each player must save each battle . Players ( team ) must invite judge to control each battle .
5. Player have the right to take any diplomatic action against each other .
6. Before begin h2h match , players ( team ) must begin Co-op campaign look that connect and how runing game . If connect have a bit lag - change graphic option .
7. If player have old PC he must tell about it to administrator ( judge ) before match begin and change with him graphic option .
8. Begin match with judge or administrator ( administrator check out match option , enter account psw )
9. Participant of tournament can not give own steam account to another players .
10. When begin match players must use tournaments match option ( don't forget invite judge to control battle ) . If player take first match shimazu next match he can not play as shimazu , but next match can take shimazu again .
11. Players must together make saves all battles ( when battle finish player must wait 30 sec opponent make save ( replay ) ) . If player have not save ( have not time to did it ) he can tell about it to administrator and can ask judge agree play again battle .
12. Players must save the game at the beginning of turn , end of turn and the beginning of each battle .
13. Use Fraps and team viewer record interesting and important moment of game .
14. If player think what his opponent use cheats , he must prepare proof after that send message to judge or to Administrator .
15. When game be hold ( be save ) make copy of steam chat with opponent , make game save and screenshot .
16. Players can use all the tools for victory that are in the game. Cheats and programs which improve performance or economics units are prohibited !!! If judges see a player use cheats that player is out of the tournament
17. Recommended strategies/Basics :
Blitzing(Early aggression to secure multiple provinces) ;
Raising taxes by intervals (One turn high next normal) ;
Sell the right of way, capture the trade routes, whipping intrigue, entice the enemy's allies use the bribe , use agents against enemy army and commit acts of sabotage behind enemy lines . Remember the war is the art of deception .
18. Before tournaments be run every members must become a steam friend to all tournament judges and all members of tournament .
19. Players must play match use tournament option .
20. When match finish send to email screen shots and battle saves ( full size strategy map screens 2-3 and 2 screen results of campaign ) .
example : http://www.imperialclan.ru/viewtopic.php?f=107&t=807
21. Winner of match can choose own victory video join to forum .
example : http://www.imperialclan.ru/viewtopic.php?f=95&t=747
22. For inappropriate behavior participant will be expelled from the tournament .
23. If player think what his opponent use cheats he must tell about that to judge or administrator and send proof ( screen shots , battle saves ( replay ), video from Fraps ).Player must tell and send proof about cheating before begin next round and for 2 days after finished match .
24. Participant of tournament for abuse another member of tournament , judge or administrator will be expelled from the tournament .
25. At the time of tournament participants of tournament agree install all necessary programs and have all necessary device .
26. Every members of tournament must make account on the general forum and in the QQ international.
27. Rules of tournaments can not be change at the time of tournament with vote .
28. Every day make post about opponents match results in the general forum .
29. Participants of tournament agree and follow with tournament rules .
30. If participant of tournament violating the rules of the tournament - he left tournament .
31. Take secret password to Email for every round tournament match from Administrator . ( cancel on fall of samurai map 3rd tourny ).
32. If player left tournament he lost all points . Another players of tournament take points from match with him .
33. If players ( teams )wanna play for one clan , then Judge ( Admin ) write in secret forum ( for 3 min before begin t-o-s-s ): 1 player choose clan 2 opponent choose clan or 1 opponent choose clan 2 player choose clan . One player say number ( by agreement between the players or the player makes the choice of nickname which is closer to the letter A ) , judge ( admin ) write link to forum .
each team can ban 1 clan .
34. Prohibited use cheats , mods and programs which change game balance .
35. If player(team ) who make host lost it , its mean he lost match .
36. Player( team ) when make break must write next play time to time table .
37. Each team must make team viewer conference for self and for judges which control match running honnest without bugs and cheats ( info about team viewer here : http://www.imperialclan.ru/viewtopic.php?f=71&t=646 ) .
38. If player can not play match , because have trouble with health or another objective reasons he must say about it to judge or administrator .
39. If player have private reasons and can not play 1-7 day , he say judgment and match play another player.
40. Each players of tournament must send graphic option screen and info about PC to administrator email before tournament begin : [email="firstname.lastname@example.org"]email@example.com[/email] .
41. If participant was disqualified from tournament because he use cheats and mods a time of tournament . He never can join tournament again .
42. If participant was disqualified from tournament for abuse another member of tournament ,judge or administrator . He never can join tournament again .
43. If participant was disqualified from tournament for inappropriate behavior . He never can join tournament again .
44. Prohibited use one steam account for 2 members of tournament .( cancel for team vs team match )
45. At time of tournament prohibited give own steam account to play another players . If players , judge , administrator finds that the account party's tournament uses a different person. The participant will be disqualified from the tournament ( cancel for team vs team match ) .
46. One player can not use some steam accounts ( use some names ) to play tournament . If players , judge , administrator finds that one from tournament members violate this rules . This player left tournament .
47. Player can play tournament use just one IP address ( if player have dynamic IP he must make account here : http://www.speedtest.net/ ) .
48. If a player violates the rules once - he receives a warning , second time violates the rules - jagment make conference and decide about incident . If player ignore judgment decide he left tournament .
49. By mutual agreement, players can choose the Rise of samurai map instead of the Shogunate map ( cancel for fall of samurai tourny ) .
50. All participants must follow rules of the forum .
51. Participants of the tournament must answer judge ( admin ) questions ( in the steam chat ) about for 1 - 10 min . ( when participants in the game ) and 1 - 20 min ( when participants online ) . If participants ignore judge's ( administrator ) chat , then judge make screen of chat like proof , after that judgment decide this incident .
52. If two opponent have bug in the match .They must with judge ( admin ) change graphic option . If bug come again judge ( admin ) determines the player because there is a bug ( judge or admin can play with each opponents some turns ). If the player , because there is a bug , can not change own PC or connect errors , he left tournament .
Prohibited use opponents saves try change match bug ( send save each other ). One way - loading save before bug , another saves with bug must be deleted .
53. Participant of tournament must know rules of tournament well .
54. Participant of tournament must create steam profiles picture at time of tournament .
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1. Judge of tournament must know rules of tournament and judges rules well .
2. Join to freinds list all tournament players .
3. Download and instal QQ international http://intl.imqq.com/download.html ( for PC green color ) .
4. Download and instal total comander -its program help open hind file folder on PC . Its need to join battle save's to self folder watch players battle .ussually saves folder link here C/ users / AppData/Roaming/The Creative Assembly/Shogun2 /save_game_multiplayer( replays ) .
5. Help players start match . If players wanna play same clan for tournament ,make t-o-s-s .
6. Take control every match . Sometimes ask players make screnshot ,if one player think his opponent cheating he send to judges screenshot and if need battle save . Judgment make decide about incident .
7. Judge must be honest .
8. Every Sunday and Friday at 2 PM GMT use QQ international make conference and decide tournament's questions .
9. If judge be cold and he can not take control match he must say about it before match begin .
10. If judge must left online to long time he need help find new judge and toll him for tournaments rules.
11. If players wanna play for one clan , then Judge write in secret forum ( for 3 min before begin t-o-s-s ): 1 player choose clan 2 opponent choose clan or 1 opponent choose clan 2 player choose clan . One player say number ( by agreement between the players or the player makes the choice of nickname which is closer to the letter A ) , judge write link to forum .
12. If two opponent have bug in the match .They must with judge change graphic option . If bug come again judge determines the player because there is a bug ( judge can play with each opponents some turns ).
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- Every round begin in Friday and finish next week Sundayshogunate map H2hM table :Fall of Samurai map H2hM table :
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Russia IMP†Sher , Russia IMP†aleksandrx3 , Russia [V_M]_ Olorin , China [LONG]Jzsame ,Poland SasoriPL ,Russia Oleg Vadimovich, Gegmany [T.R.O.S.] crazyplayer , USA thaycraft01 ,Russia [RBTW][sCAP]khan_altay , Russia [RBTW][POR]antonov.nv, China [HAN]Crown, Russia «SEN»[RBTW]antonov, Moldova PolkovnikIvan, Russia [RBTW][СAP]Grobovshik, Brazil Black War Wolf , Russia Toxicoz , Sweden Delicias and Special thanks Creative Assembly and three beautiful japanese girgls :
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1 . Administrator must to organize tournament .
2 . Look for all participants of tournament observe the rules of the tournament .
3 . Making post in the general forum of tournament about match results .
4 . Making conferences with members of tournaments .
5 . Together with judges of tournament making decide about participants who violates the rules .
6 . Help participants fix time for match .
7 . Help participants find better graphic option for match.
8 . Look for tournament timetable .
9 . At the tournament time administrator can not make open vote , just can make private vote
10 . Administrator can excluded participant from tournament :
A) If participant of tournament violating the rules of the tournament ;
B) For inappropriate behavior ;
C) For abuse another member of tournament ,judge or administrator ;
D) If participant of tournament not play match about for 10 days ;
E) If participant of tournament use cheats and mods a time of tournament ;
F) If administrator finds that the account party's tournament uses a different person. The participant will be disqualified from the tournament.
G) One player can not use some steam acounts ( use some names ) to play tournament . If administrator finds that one from tournament members violetes this rules . This player left tournament .
H) If player ignore judgment decide .
11. At the tournament time administrator can not make open vote , just can make private vote .
12. Administrator must give secret password to members for new round match.
13. If administaror play tournament he can play matches in no particular order.
14. If players can not decide who choose clan first , administrator make t-o-s-s.
15. If two opponent have bug in the match .They must with administrator change graphic option . If bug come again administrator determines the player because there is a bug ( administrator can play with each opponents some turns ).
16. If administrator play tournament he can not make t-o-s-s of own matches .
17. Administrator must know rules of tournament , judges rules , administrator's rules well .
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- steam ID : http://steamcommunity.com/id/cao_cao/Art of War 孙子兵法 steam group : http://steamcommunity.com/groups/art_of_farH2h campaign union of elite players : http://steamcommunity.com/groups/art_of_war_s2_eliteCao Cao 曹操God of War Bisyamon is awoke !!!Good luck Gutes Glück Bonne chance Желаю удачи 祝您好运 โชคดี 행운을 빌어요 Бажаю удачі