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by Heiliger Dankgesang
Fri Feb 11, 2022 12:33 am
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: ARCADIA Online Open 2 (2/12/22)
Replies: 8
Views: 2579

Re: ARCADIA Online Open 2 (2/12/22)

We are looking for a few players to form a 10th team to round out the field before we send out a logistics email. We will also need an extra staffer to do this . Please let me know if you are interested, and I will pay you double ($40 instead of $20) for signing up to staff on short notice. If a 10t...
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Sun Feb 06, 2022 3:11 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: ARCADIA Online Open 2 (2/12/22)
Replies: 8
Views: 2579

Re: ARCADIA Online Open 2 (2/12/22)

Given the amount of interest in this mirror, we are going to need some extra staff-- please fill out this Google Form if you're interested in staffing this tournament. I'm also tentatively capping the field at 8 teams now, until we can be sure that we'll have enough staff to allow more. EDIT: I some...
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Fri Feb 04, 2022 9:33 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: ARCADIA Online Open 2 (2/12/22)
Replies: 8
Views: 2579

Re: ARCADIA Online Open 2 (2/12/22)

This tournament will be happening next Saturday after all! I will be closing registration at the end of this weekend, as long as an even number of teams are registered by then.
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Mon Jan 31, 2022 2:15 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: ARCADIA Online Open 2 (2/12/22)
Replies: 8
Views: 2579

Re: ARCADIA Online Open 2 (2/12/22)

Just a reminder that there are now less than 2 weeks until this tournament. As of now, there are only 3-4 (including free agents) teams signed up, and we do not plan to run this mirror unless there is sufficiently more interest. Please sign up if you would like to play!
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Sun Jan 30, 2022 5:54 pm
Forum: Collegiate Discussion
Topic: 2022 ACF Regionals - Specific Question Discussion
Replies: 53
Views: 7233

Re: 2022 ACF Regionals - Specific Question Discussion

Thanks so much to the editors for putting together this year's Regs! I had a blast playing it, and one of the things I really liked about it was that it felt especially fun to play/hear the questions in categories that aren't as much in my wheelhouse. I apologize if this is pedantic but one thing th...
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Mon Jan 24, 2022 10:58 am
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: 2022 ACF Regionals at Duke/UNC (01/29/2022)
Replies: 5
Views: 2122

Re: 2022 ACF Regionals at Duke/UNC (01/29/2022)

This tournament will still happen in person after all! It will now be held at UNC in Dey Hall.
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Sat Jan 22, 2022 1:38 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: ARCADIA Online Open 2 (2/12/22)
Replies: 8
Views: 2579

Re: ARCADIA Online Open 2 (2/12/22)

As the last collegiate mirror of ARCADIA is today, closed college teams who haven't yet played ARCADIA but are interested in doing so may also sign up for this mirror.
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Fri Jan 21, 2022 12:29 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: 2022 ACF Regionals at Duke/UNC (01/29/2022)
Replies: 5
Views: 2122

Re: 2022 ACF Regionals at Duke/UNC (01/29/2022)

Due to an unforeseen update from Duke UCAE regarding guidelines for student organization events, we are unfortunately no longer able to host this site of ACF Regionals in Durham. (The updated guidelines are not allowing attendees other than Duke students at in-person student organization events as ...
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Wed Jan 19, 2022 1:20 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: 2022 ACF Regionals at Duke/UNC (01/29/2022)
Replies: 5
Views: 2122

Re: 2022 ACF Regionals at Duke/UNC (01/29/2022)

Due to an unforeseen update from Duke UCAE regarding guidelines for student organization events, we are unfortunately no longer able to host this site of ACF Regionals in Durham. (The updated guidelines are not allowing attendees other than Duke students at in-person student organization events as o...
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Mon Jan 17, 2022 12:16 pm
Forum: Collegiate Discussion
Topic: ARCADIA General Discussion
Replies: 12
Views: 1732

Re: ARCADIA General Discussion

I suppose it’s not the ~ideal~ time to make an editor’s post in a discussion forum with only two mirrors of this set left, but I’ve been able to collect my thoughts and put them in writing, and for the sake of completeness (and posterity), here we are. It was early March of last year—not more than j...
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Wed Jan 12, 2022 10:52 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: ARCADIA Online Open 2 (2/12/22)
Replies: 8
Views: 2579

Re: ARCADIA Online Open 2 (2/12/22)

Based on the poll results, this tournament will be held on February 12. The OP now reflects this and also contains a link to a team formation spreadsheet.
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Mon Jan 10, 2022 3:36 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: ARCADIA Online Open 2 (2/12/22)
Replies: 8
Views: 2579

Re: ARCADIA Online Open 2 (Date TBD– Poll included)

Just a reminder that the date poll will close in a few days, so get those votes in if you have a preference for when this tournament should run!
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Sun Jan 09, 2022 10:38 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: ARCADIA Open High School Mirror (1/9/2022)
Replies: 6
Views: 2830

Re: ARCADIA Open High School Mirror (1/9/2022)

Congratulations to Thomasina Coverley FC (Richard Lin, Danny Peelen, Darryl Wang, Keshav Kumar, and Jacob Hardin-Bernhardt) for going 8-1 to win the tournament! Thank you to everyone who played today, and to Eric Gunter, Jim Fan, Kevin Thomas, Payton Schubel, Austin Guo, Cindy Gao, and Aditya Shivas...
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Sun Jan 09, 2022 2:36 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: ARCADIA Open High School Mirror (1/9/2022)
Replies: 6
Views: 2830

Re: ARCADIA Open High School Mirror (1/9/2022)

Stats are being updated throughout the day here.
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Fri Jan 07, 2022 4:36 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: ARCADIA Open High School Mirror (1/9/2022)
Replies: 6
Views: 2830

Re: ARCADIA Open High School Mirror (1/9/2022)

Registration is now closed–- teams should expect to receive a logistics email by later this evening.
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Wed Jan 05, 2022 6:25 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: ARCADIA Online Open 2 (2/12/22)
Replies: 8
Views: 2579

ARCADIA Online Open 2 (2/12/22)

Happy New Year! With both collegiate and high school mirrors of ARCADIA wrapping up in the next few weeks, we are going to host a final online open mirror for anyone else who is interested in playing the set. Further details about the set can be found here . Please direct any questions about this to...
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Mon Jan 03, 2022 2:19 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: ARCADIA Open High School Mirror (1/9/2022)
Replies: 6
Views: 2830

Re: ARCADIA Open High School Mirror (1/9/2022)

We have expanded our field cap to 10 teams and currently have 9. Please sign up by Thursday mid-day if you are interested in playing this tournament!
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Fri Dec 31, 2021 2:04 am
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: ARCADIA Open High School Mirror (1/9/2022)
Replies: 6
Views: 2830

Re: ARCADIA Open High School Mirror (1/9/2022)

The field has reached 8 teams— we will expand pending the acquisition of more staff. In the meantime, you are welcome to sign up for the waitlist in the team formation spreadsheet linked upthread.
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Mon Dec 27, 2021 2:29 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: ARCADIA Open High School Mirror (1/9/2022)
Replies: 6
Views: 2830

Re: ARCADIA Open High School Mirror (1/9/2022)

Just a reminder that this tournament is happening in two weeks, so get those registrations in if you're interested in playing! We currently have enough staff to support 8 teams, and we will expand beyond that if we get more staff. If you are interested in staffing this mirror, please fill out this G...
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Sat Dec 25, 2021 11:41 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: Reinstein Varsity (Barrington, IL on 12/18/21)
Replies: 6
Views: 2926

Re: Reinstein Varsity (Barrington, IL on 12/18/21)

To those who played in the Über—Competitive Division— thank you all for playing ARCADIA! There is a Discord server that you can join for set discussion here, as well as a private discussion forum that you can join via the usergroups tab in your Forums control panel.
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Thu Dec 23, 2021 12:21 am
Forum: Collegiate Discussion
Topic: ARCADIA Specific Question Discussion
Replies: 2
Views: 462

Re: ARCADIA Specific Question Discussion

Hello everyone! I really enjoyed the set as a whole, but there was one question that stuck out to me while I was playing the set this past Saturday. The auditory fine arts tossup on Poland felt much easier than the rest of the auditory fine arts, and the rest of the set in general. Both the clue ab...
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Sun Dec 05, 2021 1:53 pm
Forum: Regular Season Tournaments
Topic: ARCADIA Open High School Mirror (1/9/2022)
Replies: 6
Views: 2830

ARCADIA Open High School Mirror (1/9/2022)

On behalf of the ARCADIA set production team, I am pleased to announce that there will be an open online high-school-only mirror of ARCADIA on January 9, 2022. ARCADIA’s difficulty is 2.5 dots on the collegiate quizbowl difficulty scale, so you should expect it to be slightly harder than high school...
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Sun Nov 14, 2021 2:01 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: ARCADIA @ UNC (11/13/2021)
Replies: 5
Views: 2001

Re: ARCADIA @ UNC (11/13/2021)

Thank you to all the teams who came to Chapel Hill yesterday, and congrats to UVA A, who finished the day's double round-robin 10-0. I apologize again for the broken elevator that necessitated us moving rooms twice, and a jackhammer outside that caused one room to need to move a third time, but I'm ...
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Sat Nov 13, 2021 1:06 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: ARCADIA @ UNC (11/13/2021)
Replies: 5
Views: 2001

Re: ARCADIA @ UNC (11/13/2021)

Stats are being updated live throughout the day here.
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Fri Nov 12, 2021 12:51 am
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: ARCADIA @ UNC (11/13/2021)
Replies: 5
Views: 2001

Re: ARCADIA @ UNC (11/13/2021)

Registration for this tournament has closed and a logistics email has just been sent to all registered teams.
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Sun Oct 31, 2021 1:59 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: ARCADIA: Announcement
Replies: 10
Views: 9054

Re: ARCADIA: Announcement

As the first collegiate mirrors of ARCADIA are approaching, we are still looking for host schools in the Upper Mid-Atlantic, on the West Coast, in the UK, and in the South-Central and North regions. Please submit the Google Form linked upthread if you're interested in hosting!
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Sun Oct 31, 2021 11:11 am
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: ARCADIA @ UNC (11/13/2021)
Replies: 5
Views: 2001

Re: ARCADIA @ UNC (11/13/2021)

There are now 2 weeks left until this tournament and there's still room for many more teams! We hope to see you in Chapel Hill soon!
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Mon Oct 18, 2021 2:42 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: 2021 ACF Fall at Duke (10/16/2021)
Replies: 4
Views: 1295

Re: 2021 ACF Fall at Duke (10/16/2021)

Category stats are available for this tournament here.
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Thu Oct 14, 2021 11:05 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: 2021 ACF Fall at Duke (10/16/2021)
Replies: 4
Views: 1295

Re: 2021 ACF Fall at Duke (10/16/2021)

A logistics email has been sent to all teams. We look forward to seeing you in Durham on Saturday!
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Sun Oct 10, 2021 4:53 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: ARCADIA @ UNC (11/13/2021)
Replies: 5
Views: 2001

Re: ARCADIA @ UNC (11/13/2021)

Field (as of November 11) [teams/buzzers/staff]
UVA [2/2/1]
East Tennessee State [1/0/0]
NC State [1/1/0]
UNC/Duke [2/5/5-6]

Total: 6/18
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Sat Oct 09, 2021 10:16 am
Forum: Collegiate Discussion
Topic: ARCADIA Specific Question Discussion
Replies: 2
Views: 462

ARCADIA Specific Question Discussion

Please discuss specific questions in this thread.
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Fri Oct 08, 2021 3:20 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: ARCADIA Playtest (October 9, 2021)
Replies: 4
Views: 2159

Re: ARCADIA Playtest (October 9, 2021)

The logistics email has just been sent out.
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Thu Oct 07, 2021 5:49 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: ARCADIA Playtest (October 9, 2021)
Replies: 4
Views: 2159

Re: ARCADIA Playtest (October 9, 2021)

We are closing the field at 6 teams for a double round-robin. All free agents have been assigned to teams. A logistics email with a Discord server link and other pertinent information is forthcoming.
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Fri Oct 01, 2021 1:18 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: ARCADIA Playtest (October 9, 2021)
Replies: 4
Views: 2159

Re: ARCADIA Playtest (October 9, 2021)

Registration for this playtest mirror is still open— we're ideally looking for a few more teams/players for next Saturday.
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Mon Sep 27, 2021 5:06 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: ARCADIA @ UNC (11/13/2021)
Replies: 5
Views: 2001

ARCADIA @ UNC (11/13/2021)

I am pleased to announce that UNC and Duke Quiz Bowl will be hosting a mirror of ARCADIA at UNC-Chapel Hill (in-person) on November 13, 2021. Further details about the set can be found here . Please direct any questions about this tournament to me at jacob [DOT] egol [AT] duke [DOT] edu or post them...
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Sun Sep 19, 2021 7:29 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: ARCADIA: Announcement
Replies: 10
Views: 9054

Re: ARCADIA: Announcement

An update: we are now over 85% written and editing is well underway and on track to be done by the first weekend of October, and we will be hosting a playtest mirror of the set on October 9. We are still looking for hosts for mirrors around the country and abroad— if you are interested in hosting a ...
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Sun Sep 19, 2021 4:15 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: 2021 ACF Fall at Duke (10/16/2021)
Replies: 4
Views: 1295

Re: 2021 ACF Fall at Duke (10/16/2021)

The original post has been updated to reflect ACF's buzzer, travel, and updated staff discounts.
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Fri Sep 17, 2021 10:45 am
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: 2021 ACF Fall at Duke (10/16/2021)
Replies: 4
Views: 1295

2021 ACF Fall at Duke (10/16/2021)

I am pleased to announce that the Lower Mid-Atlantic site of 2021 ACF Fall will be held at Duke University on Saturday, October 16, 2021. The tournament will take place in Classroom Building (1356 Campus Dr, Durham, NC 27708), on East Campus. The opening meeting will begin at 8:45 am and gameplay wi...
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Wed Sep 01, 2021 2:05 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: ARCADIA Playtest (October 9, 2021)
Replies: 4
Views: 2159

ARCADIA Playtest (October 9, 2021)

On behalf of the ARCADIA set production team, I am pleased to announce that there will be an online playtest mirror of ARCADIA on October 9, 2021. Further details about the set can be found here . Please direct any questions about this tournament to me at jacob [DOT] egol [AT] duke [DOT] edu or post...
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Mon Aug 30, 2021 1:33 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: ARCADIA: Announcement
Replies: 10
Views: 9054

Re: ARCADIA: Announcement

The above post has been updated to reflect the date for our online playtest mirror (a formal announcement is forthcoming), as well as that the start of our window for mirrors has moved up from November 13 to October 30.
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Mon Aug 23, 2021 10:51 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: ARCADIA: Announcement
Replies: 10
Views: 9054

Re: ARCADIA: Announcement

An update on our progress: The set is 85% written (as of 9/19/21) and editing is underway. We expect our pace of writing and editing to pick up fairly soon as we approach September/October. At this time, we are happy to start taking requests to host mirrors. We are planning to allow mirrors between ...
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Sat Feb 20, 2021 7:53 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: 2021 WORKSHOP Mid-Atlantic Mirror @ Duke/UNC (2/20/21)
Replies: 5
Views: 2249

Re: 2021 WORKSHOP Mid-Atlantic Mirror @ Duke/UNC (2/20/21)

Congrats to UVA, who cleared the field and then won a very close (within 20 points) 1-game final over Princeton to finish 10-0! Thank you to all the teams who played today, and thank you to the amazing staff who helped this online tournament finish within 9 and a half hours! We hope to see all of yo...
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Fri Feb 19, 2021 12:11 am
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: 2021 WORKSHOP Mid-Atlantic Mirror @ Duke/UNC (2/20/21)
Replies: 5
Views: 2249

Re: 2021 WORKSHOP Mid-Atlantic Mirror @ Duke/UNC (2/20/21)

A logistics email has just been sent to all registered teams.
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Mon Feb 15, 2021 10:50 am
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: 2021 WORKSHOP Mid-Atlantic Mirror @ Duke/UNC (2/20/21)
Replies: 5
Views: 2249

Re: 2021 WORKSHOP Mid-Atlantic Mirror @ Duke/UNC (2/20/21)

As of now, there are currently 17 teams signed up for this mirror— we are extending registration through this Wednesday (February 17) so that we can try and get a full 18. (EDIT: registration has closed)
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Sat Feb 13, 2021 9:37 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: BHSAT XXX at Duke/UNC
Replies: 3
Views: 1435

Re: BHSAT XXX at Duke/UNC

Field (as of February 27):

NCSSM: 1
Chattahoochee: 2
East Chapel Hill: 1
Panther Creek: 1
Miami Valley (Ohio): 1
Detroit Country Day (Michigan): 1

Total: 7/18

*In-region and out-of-region teams were consolidated into a single field on 2/27*
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Fri Jan 29, 2021 4:26 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: 2021 WORKSHOP Mid-Atlantic Mirror @ Duke/UNC (2/20/21)
Replies: 5
Views: 2249

Re: 2021 WORKSHOP Mid-Atlantic Mirror @ Duke/UNC (2/20/21)

Just a reminder that registration for this mirror is currently set to close two weeks from tomorrow. There's still room in the field for more teams!
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Sun Jan 24, 2021 6:11 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: 2021 WORKSHOP Mid-Atlantic Mirror @ Duke/UNC (2/20/21)
Replies: 5
Views: 2249

Re: 2021 WORKSHOP Mid-Atlantic Mirror @ Duke/UNC (2/20/21)

Field (as of February 16) Rutgers: 4 NC State: 1 Virginia: 1 William and Mary: 1 West Virginia: 1 Maryland: 1 Gettysburg: 1 Princeton: 1 Penn: 1 Williams*: 1 "Robert Bork": 1 James Madison: 1 Duke-UNC: 2 Columbia*: 1 (B) Total: 18/18 *Williams and Columbia were granted regional exemptions...
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Tue Jan 12, 2021 9:16 pm
Forum: Collegiate Announcements & Results
Topic: 2021 WORKSHOP Mid-Atlantic Mirror @ Duke/UNC (2/20/21)
Replies: 5
Views: 2249

2021 WORKSHOP Mid-Atlantic Mirror @ Duke/UNC (2/20/21)

I am pleased to announce that Duke and UNC will be co-hosting the Mid-Atlantic regional online mirror of the 2021 iteration of WORKSHOP. This tournament will use Advanced Stats. Further details about the set can be found here . Please direct any questions about this tournament to me at jacob.[email protected]...
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Mon Sep 07, 2020 9:58 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: LIT Mid-Atlantic Mirror @ Discord (9/5/20)
Replies: 55
Views: 14619

Re: LIT Mid-Atlantic Mirror @ Discord (9/5/20)

I apologize if anyone found my previous post misleading or incomplete in any way, and for the delay in this follow-up response. The tournament and its aftermath have been extremely time-consuming, and I recognize that everyone would like more information and closure as soon as possible. But Duke doe...
by Heiliger Dankgesang
Sun Sep 06, 2020 10:44 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: LIT Mid-Atlantic Mirror @ Discord (9/5/20)
Replies: 55
Views: 14619

Re: LIT Mid-Atlantic Mirror @ Discord (9/5/20)

Apologies for the delayed response– we’ve been sorting everything out over the course of the day. To clarify what happened yesterday– the first cheating allegations which I received were regarding Princeton A, and those concerns came from editors who had been independently spectating on Princeton A’...