Virtual Diplomacy Championship




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You are cordially invited to participate in the 2nd Annual Virtual Diplomacy Championship!! The VDC will be a year-end, virtual championship tournament for the board game Diplomacy conducted from December 17-19, 2021.

Format:
– 6 rounds with an additional “top board” (top 3 scores count)
– Each game will end after 1910 Fall Retreats and will be scored by the “World Classic” scoring system
– Draw votes will be unanimous and conducted by TD (Markus Zijlstra) or the round GM
– Game play on Backstabbr, player interaction on Discord

Current Timeline:
Round 1: Friday, December 17
3:45 AM EST – Check-in
4:00 AM EST – Board Call (0900 UTC)

Round 2: Friday, December 17
11:45 AM EST – Check-in
12:00 PM EST – Board Call (1700 UTC)

Round 3: Friday, December 17
7:45 PM EST – Check-in
8:00 PM EST – Board Call (0100 UTC)

Round 4: Saturday, December 18
2:45 AM EST – Check-in
3:00 AM EST – Board Call (0800 UTC)

Round 5: Saturday, December 18
10:45 AM EST – Check-in
11:00 AM EST – Board Call (1600 UTC)

Round 6: Saturday, December 18
7:45 PM EST – Check-in
8:00 PM EST – Board Call (0100 UTC)

Top Board: Sunday, December 19
12:00 PM EST (1700 UTC)