The same Bounty Rules will apply except that; in 2x2 Matches; as 2 Partners are involved in any Match; the Player in the winning team with the Highest Maximum Rating; in a Tourney Match against the Bounty Holder; will take away the Bounty from the current Holder.
Every following Month it will start with the previous Month's Last Bounty Holder.
The Bounty Events will run as follows:
Get the Bounty more times during the Month.
Win as many Matches defending the Bounty.
Get the Bounty at least one time a month to participate in the Bounty Championship Tourney (BCT).
Each Player will be paid out 5 YEPs for each Match played while holding the Bounty (defending the Bounty). Basically the more Matches the Player wins while holding the Bounty the higher the Bonus; if a Players plays 50 Matches while having the Bounty; the Bonus will be 50 x 5 YEPs = 250 YEPs.
Each Player will also be paid out 20 YEPs for each Point (the total times s/he got the Bounty during the Month). Basically the more times the Bounty is earned by any Player the higher the Bonus; if a Players gets the Bounty 10 times during the month the Bonus will be 10 x 20 YEPs = 200 YEPs.
The Bounty Bonus will be paid on the first day of the next Month.
The Bounty Holders playing 20+ Matches while holding the Bounty; will earn a Bounty Hunter Badge.
If the Bounty Holder doesn't play in a 2 daysí time frame, on the 3rd day Date at 03:08 AM; the Bounty will move to the Highest Matches Winner during the last 2 Days; the new Bounty Holder will get a new Bounty Record added with 0 Matches. If there is no Matches Winner during the last 2 days; the Bounty will remain with the Current Holder with NO Bounty added.
If Player A gets the Bounty any time on 9/26/2011 and does not defend the Bounty after that and up to 9/28/2011 at 03:08 AM; the Bounty Holder will be changed to the Highest Matches Winner between 9/26/2011 and 9/28/2011 who will benefit from another Bounty added to his count.
If Player B was the Highest Matches Winner between 9/26/2011 and 9/28/2011; s/he will get the Bounty and will benefit from another Bounty added to his count.
If there is no Matches Winner between 9/26/2011 and 9/28/2011; the Bounty will remain with Player A.
Bounty Championship Tourney (BCT)
The BCT (Bounty Championship Tourney) is a special event where all Bounty Holders in each League, during the past month, compete in a Monthly Bounty Championship Tourney.
BCT Tourney Specifications
Bounty Holders compete separately by League in a Monthly Bounty Championship Tourney.
Set by League:
Yahoo! Leagues : 3rd full weekend of each month (Sat/Sun); during the Pogo Olympics.
Pogo Leagues : 2nd full weekend of each month (Sat/Sun); during the Yahoo! Olympics.
Premium Players that won a Bounty in the prior month. The BCT Invitation List will be generated at 00:01 AM on the first day of the month.
SE Day BCT
Bonus Automatically added; 50 YEPs x Participants.
1x1 Awarded to the Top 4 Finishers of the BCT SE Tourney winner (s).
2x2 Awarded to the Top 4 Finishers Teams (8 Players) of the BCT SE Tourney winner (s).
The Winner in 1x1 Tourneys, and each of the 2 Winners in 2x2 Tourneys; will get:
Badge to Champion
Added to League Book of Records
Added to Profile