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Eliters Newsletter
Issue Number 143
January 2015
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2014 The Year In Review

The year 2014 witnessed a real challenge to Eliters after Yahoo! abandoned ubruptedly all Parlor Games; we survived with your support and succeeded in overcoming all these difficulties after we found a new home for all our Yahoo! Leagues; Safe Harbor Games proved to be a much more professional and user friendly play Site than Yahoo!; thank you Yahoo for leading us to find this better alternative.

Eliters Events

  • Started the year with our 14th Anniversary Celebrations.
  • Introduced 131 New Players, Staff and Leagues Badges
  • 54,000+ Badges were awarded to-date
  • 12 Members earned the Eliter of the Month award
  • 32 Players earned the Player of the Month award
  • 12 TDs earned the TD of the Month award
  • General Event Stats:
    • 111 Battle of the Sexes (BOS) Tourneys (59% won by males)
    • 119 Bounty Championship Tourney (BCT)
    • 129 Decathlon Events (1842 Tourneys, 7216 Players)
    • 032 EDS Periods (487 Matches, 1098 Players)
    • 008 ELIC Events (219 Players)
    • 145 Super Cup Events (125 Tourneys, 560 Participated)
    • 005 Nascar Events (160 Tourneys, 132 Unique Players, 1098 Total Participation)
    • 001 BaseBowl Event (94 Tourneys, 293 Total Participation)
    • 145 Bounty Championship Events (480 Tourneys, 2466 Unique Players, over 20000 Bounty Holders)
    • 209 Olympics Tourneys (1229 Players)
    • 091 Player Appreciation Tourneys (367 Players)
    • 170 Tournament of Champion (TOC) Tourneys (1020 Players)

Eliters Leagues

  • Eliters supported 60 Leagues; covering 30 Games in 3 different Play Sites (Safe Harbor, Pogo, GameColony, PlayOK, GameDesire, and partially Yahoo!).
  • Eliters Leagues hosted 1,557,000+ Tourneys, with 6,209,000+ Matches played.

Eliter Site & Systems Development

  • Updated 76 Help Topics.
  • More Events were introduced; the Super Cup replace temporarily the Division System (EDS), and the Nascar became available to all Leagues.
  • Offered more months for Premium Memberships and more YEPs for the same cost as part of the 15th Anniversary celebrations.
  • The Surprise YEPs program continued in 2014, giving away hundred of thousands of YEPs randomly to our Members based on activity. The Number of Suprises in 2015 will be increased drastically as the Silver Members will also benefit from this special Bonus.
  • Offered 2 Raffles throughout the year, including special 14th Anniversary raffle with additional prizes.
  • Eliters Rooms were created at Safe Harbor in 9 Games to replace the abandoned Yahoo! Games; Safe Harbor Rooms proved to be perfect and sometime better than Yahoo! Rooms.
  • Eliters Leagues are now grouped as follows: Pogo: For all Pogo Leagues; ending with P; YMix: For all other Leagues; ending with Y; DICED will be changed soon to YATZY.
  • The Same Name Rule at Eliters was abolished; each Players can have a different ID for Play Sites, and associate them with their Eliters ID.
  • A Table showing the Scheduling Guidelines for the League is now available at the top of each Tourney Creation page.
  • The Guests Entry Bonus was increased to 1000 YEPs and became eligible to play in Tourneys and Events up to 100 YEPs Fees; this means they will now be able to participate in Decathlon and PAT Championship.
  • Welcome Tourneys may now be created on any day, with Fees 75 or 100 YEPs.

Eliters Site Activity

  • 9645 Tickets Resolved todate, including 1904 in 2013.
  • Posted more than 356,000 messages in the Eliters Clubs to-date; 8000+ messages in 2014.
  • Ran Polls to ask Members feedback on Games, Rules and Tourneys issues.
  • Published 12 Newsletters; including over 302 Articles; covering lots of news, funnies and badge updates, Player of the Month winners, Hall of Famers, Super TDs, interesting facts and tidbits from all over our wonderful League. 
  • Published Interviews with very interresting information and answers from our valued Members. 

Our Players and TDs also were kept busy in 2014:

  • Eliters Net Registered players dropped to 32855 Players from 99 Countries.
  • Cumulative number of Tourneys topped 34000 in 2014, an average number of Tourneys per week of 650.

Thank you for being part of our 2014. Let's continue to work together to make Eliters the very best online gaming league in the world.

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