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04 Jun 2017 5:11 p.m. PST
by Editor in Chief Bill

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photocrinch04 Jun 2017 4:55 p.m. PST

We had a good solid turn out for the DBA tournament in Nashville yesterday. Eight players battled it out in a three round tournament.

The winner for his first ever championship title was Bob Gunter playing the Vikings. Congratulations Bob who received accolades and a super awesome DBA 3.0 movement template courtesy of Joe Collins and the Society of Ancients.

The other top finishers were:

Dave Cliffel, 2nd Place
Marc Wozniac, 3rd Place
Tom Thomas, 4th Place

other players included:

Joe Collins
Dave Crowder
Scott Brown
Tommy Thomas

The event was hosted by David Crenshaw.

Every DBA type game played during the convention gave each player a ticket in the prize drawing for the WRG family of games room. We had DBA 3.0, DBN (Napoleonic variant) and Triumph. Next year I hope to include HotT, ADLG, and Warrior as well.

Tommy Thomas won the first pick from the raffle and took home a $20 USD Gift certificate from Splintered light (Many thanks to Splintered Light and David McBride!)

Tom Thomas got the second pick and scored a Xyston Theban army complete with Baueda camp.

Scott Brown got a full 1/72 plastic Greek army by Hat or Zvezda and a spiffy carrying case.

Joe Collins picked up the last of the prizes and received a resin hut good for dark age or Medieval gaming.

Thanks to everyone who put in all of the hours to make Nashcon a success, most especially Josh Krebs for his tireless effort and good cheer during the convention!

Personal logo Editor in Chief Bill The Editor of TMP Fezian04 Jun 2017 5:11 p.m. PST

Seven players? How did you handle the odd number of players?

John Leahy04 Jun 2017 5:25 p.m. PST

Says 8 players in the intro.

Thanks.

photocrinch04 Jun 2017 5:28 p.m. PST

Eight players actually (just add in the champion to the list). If we had had an odd number I would have stepped in and played as well. As it was we had an interested spectator who I got to play a learning game with while the tournament was going on. He was kind enough to put up with me stopping our game occasionally to keep the tourney going. We had a great group of players who were more concerned with sportsmanship and fun than winning, so rules questions were few and far between.

David

Terry3704 Jun 2017 5:35 p.m. PST

Great report and my congratulations to all the winners – but a very special congratulations to Bob Gunter!!!

Nashcon is always a fun convention and especially for DBA based gaming.

Terry

Personal logo Nashville Supporting Member of TMP04 Jun 2017 8:48 p.m. PST

And here is a photo of photocrinch himself -- supervising a DBA game no doubt:

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79thPA Supporting Member of TMP05 Jun 2017 5:48 a.m. PST

What were the rest of the armies?

photocrinch05 Jun 2017 6:33 a.m. PST

Wow David, that is a really big picture of me – glad I was wearing a festive shirt! In that particular photo I believe I was losing a DBA game, which is what I did all weekend!

The armies were a mix of Macedonian, Burgundian Ordnance, French Medieval, Patrician Roman, and a couple of others. I'll have to look them up when I get home this afternoon.

David

photocrinch05 Jun 2017 8:16 p.m. PST

Bob Gunter, 1st Place – Vikings
Dave Cliffel, 2nd Place – Teutonic Knights
Marc Wozniac, 3rd Place – Medieval German
Tom Thomas, 4th Place – 100 years War English

other players included:

Joe Collins – Alexandrian Macedonian
Dave Crowder – Medieval French
Scott Brown – Late Imperial Roman (Eastern Empire)
Tommy Thomas – Burgundian Ordinance

Personal logo Bobgnar Supporting Member of TMP07 Jun 2017 9:51 a.m. PST

Nice write up. The drawing seems like a good idea. Good to know that DBA three is still popular at Nashcon.

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