A new regular Event "New Players Welcome Tourney" will be introduced starting Immediately|
New Players for the purposes of this Event include all Players (Guest or Premium Members) who joined a certain League in the past 2 full weeks (up to last Saturday)
- New Players joining each League will be invited to a Weekly "New Players Welcome Tourney".
- The Tourneys will be created on Thursday, to be hosted weekly on either Saturday or Sunday at specific time spot, alternating each week to allow Players in different time zones to participate in one of these tourneys:
- One week between 11:00 AM EST and 15:00 PM EST.
- The following week between 17:00 PM EST and 21:00 PM EST.
- The Tourney will be opened on Thursday, and Invitation emails will be sent automatically to all Players who joined during the past 2 full weeks.
- BGY "Welcome" Tourney created on Thursday April 22, 2004, to be hosted on Saturday April 24, 2004 at 11:00 AM EST.
- The tourney was opened on the spot.
- As soon as the tourney was opened an email was sent to all Players who joined BGY during the past 2 full weeks (Sunday April 4 to Saturday April 17).
- Each New Player will be eligible to participate in 2 consecutive Welcome Tourneys.
- Players may start registering immediately.
- The Rules for these Welcome Tournaments will be:
- Single Elimination (SE).
- Same Day.
- Games length will be decided by each League.
- Pairings will be done on Random basis.
- Partners in Team Leagues (2x2) Tournaments, will be set in Teams using SS style.
- Fees for each Tournament shall be 25 YEPs.
- Prizes will be the usual YEPs Prizes for each Tournament separately.
- The winner will be awarded a Special Bonus of 250 YEPs. In Team Leagues (2x2) each Partner of the winning team will get 250 YEPs.