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USA Alliance Presents: The Poker Run!

Discussion in 'UO Chesapeake' started by D.Blackmoore, Jun 14, 2009.

  1. D.Blackmoore

    D.Blackmoore Journeyman
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    Aug 1, 2006
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    United Sosarian Alliance Presents - The Poker Run!

    The USA Alliance is please announce it's next league! "The Poker Run" is next on the horizon as we begin tommorow night at 9pm with this exciting easy to play new event! The city of Gyldenfeld will play host to round one as players will gather at the famed Red Wolf Cafe to each recieve a book inscribed as thier first draw in a poker style card game. In turn participants will follow clues to four other locations around the realm to retrieve thier next card draw. The player who ends up with the best hand after 5 draws will win the nights event along with valuable points towards the months championship. The alliance is also pleased to announce the the city of Dragons Watch will join in the fun this month hosting a round within the months league!


    Weekly winners (top five) will each recieve points towards the championship and in addition extra points will be awarded for the following hands:

    pair: 1
    2 pair: 1
    trips: 2
    straight: 3
    flush: 3
    full house: 4
    4 kind: 5
    straight flush: 10

    Prize Monies as follows: (weekly)

    1st - 250k
    2nd- 100k
    3rd- 50k

    Prize Monies (Championship)

    1st- 1,000,000
    2nd- 500,000
    3rd- 250,000

    Join us tommorow night 9pm est for some fun inside the city of Gyldenfeld!
    Located alongside the Brit Crossroads.
  2. Lissa Eldi

    Lissa Eldi Guest

    Well, I THINK last night's event went pretty well! (I was too busy to actually know for sure :) ) We had 12 competitors.

    Here are the results and the first week point totals. I am leaving off the suits since no one got a flush:

    1st NANOC..............333Q9 5+2 bonus=7pts (250,000 gp winner)
    2nd Darth Oni...........KK44Q 4+1 bonus=5pts (100k gp winner)
    3rd Odin Blackmoore..101044Q 3+1 bonus=4pts (50k winner)
    4th Greyylene...........KK965 2+1 bonus=3 pts
    5th Luca..................QQA42 1+1 bonus=2 pts
    Niva the Savage........88J75 1 bonus=1 pt
    Daria Blackmoore.......77A53 1 bonus=1 pt
    James Krieg..............66AKQ 1 bonus=1pt

    Special thanks to Lady Phoenix (DWxC) for her expert help. Thanks Phoenix!
    Thanks too to everyone who came out and participated, you're all great. You make it worth the time spent. :)

    Next weeks league event will be hosted by Phoenix of DWxC. Details coming soon!