Field of Glory Renaissance Rules for Northern Doubles League 2014

Umpire - Kevin Johnson

The competition is open for player or teams, using armies of 800 pts in total.

The rules to be used are Field of Glory Renaissance Rules (The organisers reserve the right to issue sanctioned amendments at their own discretion).
Also official errata, which can be found at:
www.fieldofglory.com/errata.html

The valid armies OB lists are to be from the published Field of Glory Renaissance army lists books starting with the “War of Religion” and “Trade & Treachery” plus any other FOG Renaissance army list books published 15 days or before the deadline date for army list to be received before each round of the league.

As with other competition of this nature, players are required to supply their own terrain in accordance with their chosen army

Admission to the Northern Doubles League is at the sole discretion of the organisers and their decision on all matters is final. An application to enter the Northern Double League denotes acceptance of these rules.

Also by playing in the Northern Doubles League you give the organisers the right to keep information about you and your team, (this will not be passed on to anybody outside the N.D.L), except for the end of the year results which are passed on to the BHGS for adding to the ranking points.

Each player must use one of the 3 classes of armies over the 5 rounds.

Also each player/team must play in 3 round of the N.D.L to qualify for BHGS ranking points.

Games will be played to 3.15+ or 3.1/2+ hours long depending on the venue at the time of the round.

Games not finished by the allotted time will be ended by the use of the WHISTLE STOP RULES see below.


"Whistle Stop": "Time" is called at a semi-random time, within 00 to 10 minutes either side of the published finish time. When "Time" is called, the game stops IMMEDIATELY and the result at that point is calculated, except that if in any bound combat has started (ONLY shooting or hand-to-hand) that bounds combats are all resolved

 

 

 

 

ARMIES LISTS OB’s MUST INDICATE

1. The Player Name.

2. Which army it is and army class it is as well, which book it is from, list number (if it has one) and its date and variant used?

3. Battle group details - Number of elements and attributes of each element...

4. Army Order of Battle

All army list and entry fees must be submitted 15 days before each round of the competition date and may be sent by post or by e-mail, Submission of inaccurate, incomplete or poorly laid out and late lists will be penalised. Lists must br in Microsoft excel or Microsoft word documents only but not Word 2007 or Excel 2007 unless saved in 2003 format or in one of the army list Generator programs.

The Restricted troops rules

Each player must use one of the 3 classes of armies over the 5 rounds.

Also a player must play in at least 3 ROUNDS and also use all 3 ARMY CLASSES to qualify for BHGS ranking points.

This year the only the 4 highest scores of the 5 rounds will count for the final team league score. 

Restricted troop types are elements

Superior Troops, Elite Troops and Inspired Commanders

Armies to be in three classes:-
1. Class 1 army = must include over 400 pts + of restricted troops types

2. Class 2 army = must include 200 to 399 pts of restricted troops types

3. Class 3 army = may include no more than 199pts of restricted troop types

Army classes are further re-classed by size:-
4. A Class 3 army with MORE than 15 BG’s is re-classed as a Class 2

5. A Class 2 army with MORE than 15 BG’s is re-classed as a Class 1.

6. Class 1, 2 and 3 armies of 15 BG’s or less are not re-classed

7. A Class 1 or 2 armies dated before 1570 is classed as one class lower.

SCORING SYSTEM

BHGS 25-0 system

BONUS VICTORY POINTS (BVP)
Winning players of all three rules systems who have broken their enemies army and are of a lower class army than the enemy will receive bonus victory points as follows

A Class 3 beats a class 1 army it will gets 5 bonus victory points (BVP),

A Class 2 beats a class 1 army it gets only 2 bonus victory point (BVP).

1. Class 1 army is the superior/higher army

2. Class 3 army is the inferior/lower army

Only Finished games may gain Bonus Points, games ended by time being called do not.

Army list to be sent to Dave Redhead at daveredhead@yahoo.co.uk or Mick Hood at mh014c5606@blueyonder.co.uk 

The Umpire for this competition is Dave Redhead and Mick Hood