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World Tafl Federation Championship 2015, September 1st - December 19th.

World Tafl Federation Champion 2015 is
Gold    Adam Bartley, Tønsberg, Norway.

Silver    Tim Millar ("crust"), Somerset, UK.
Bronze    Altti Piirsoo ("altti"), New York, USA.

Master of Mithgarthr 2015 is
Tim Bullen ("docbullen"), Formby, UK.

Master of Utgarthr 2015 is
"Sybil", Sorbara, Italy.


Tournament rules.

The Copenhagen rules, described here.

Points are 1 for won, 0 for lost and 0.5 for a draw.
Umpire: Tim Millar (crust). For Millar's games, umpire is Aage Nielsen (Hagbard).

The Thue-Morse sequence is used to distribute players in groups for Round 1 based on ratings.
Two players per preliminary group qualify for the final.
(All other players will also have their own finals, divided into two final groups based on the Round 1 results.)
Games already done in the preliminary round are not repeated, but the results are transferred to the finals.

In case of a tie:
1. direct comparison of the games of the tied players (for this round).
2. Sonneborn-Berger score calculated for this round.
in case of still a tie:
3. preliminary round: both players proceed. Final: new rounds until one wins (only to find the tournament winner).

Preliminary round: time buffer 7 days (!!)
Final round: time buffer 14 days.
But even if a player has no time buffer left, he has always 1.5 day to do his current move.
Please remember that the time buffer is meant for use when away on weekend or vacation. Could be unwise to use it up in everyday moves.

If at any time you want to leave the tournament, just say so.
If a player does not move at all during the first eight days of Round 1, he is removed from the tournament. The same with Round 2 and 15 days.
A player who causes more than half of his Round games to time out, is disqualified from the tournament.

There are daily updates and occasionally some game commentary (only on completed games of course) on the

World Tafl Federation facebook page.


Final round.

Asgarthr.

Odin
(Odin, tegnet af Peter Madsen til Valhalla-albummerne)

World Tafl Federation Championship Tournament 2015, Copenhagen Hnefatafl 11x11 (2015-09-01)

white/blackCrustAdamSqareeAnimalsAlttiKratzer
Crust-
150 mv
21 mv
39 mv
59 mv
37 mv
Adam
33 mv
-
69 mv
59 mv
21 mv
50 mv
Sqaree
84 mv
58 mv
-
29 mv
16 mv
17 mv
Animals
94 mv
102 mv
90 mv
-
18 mv
60 mv
Altti
73 mv
29 mv
17 mv
142 mv
-
65 mv
Kratzer
154 mv
95 mv
48 mv
118 mv
62 mv
-
Adam: 9 pt., Crust: 7 pt., Altti: 7 pt., Sqaree: 4 pt., Animals: 3 pt., Kratzer: 0 pt.,

Scores for Asgarthr (maximum possible score 12):

1 Adam, Tønsberg, Norway 9.5 points
2 crust, somerset, UK 9 points
3 altti, ny, usa 8 points
4 Epoc, , Italy 6.5 points
5 sqAree, Berlin, Germany 5 points
6 animals, Peterborough, UK 4 points
7 Kratzer, , Germany 0 points

Mithgarthr.

Røskva og Tjalfe
(Tjalfe og Røskva, tegnet af Peter Madsen til Valhalla-albummerne)

World Tafl Federation Championship Tournament 2015, Copenhagen Hnefatafl 11x11 (2015-09-01)

white/blackMmagariDocbullenArevidarMykleImaxuncut
Mmagari-
40 mv
132 mv
15 mv
55 mv
Docbullen
21 mv
-
45 mv
40 mv
20 mv
Arevidar
23 mv
104 mv
-
46 mv
29 mv
Mykle
98 mv
85 mv
21 mv
-
25 mv
Imaxuncut
64 mv
71 mv
71 mv
56 mv
-
Docbullen: 7 pt., Arevidar: 5 pt., Mmagari: 3 pt., Mykle: 3 pt., Imaxuncut: 2 pt.,

Scores for Mithgarthr (maximum possible score 10):

8 docbullen, formby, Merseyside 8 points
9 AreVidar, Oslo, Norge 6 points
10 duhawk93, , United States
mmagari, Milano, Italia
5 points
12 Mykle, Stavanger, Norway
imaxuncut, New York, USA
3 points

Utgarthr.

Udgårdsloke
(Gyldendal - Den Store Danske, Udgårdsloke, tegnet af Peter Madsen til det femte Valhalla-album, Rejsen til Udgårdsloke)

World Tafl Federation Championship Tournament 2015, Copenhagen Hnefatafl 11x11 (2015-09-01)

white/blackSteigerSybilAluricPatterson
Steiger-
102 mv
23 mv
43 mv
Sybil
154 mv
-
49 mv
73 mv
Aluric
64 mv
50 mv
-
108 mv
Patterson
56 mv
74 mv
25 mv
-
Sybil: 5 pt., Steiger: 4 pt., Aluric: 3 pt., Patterson: 0 pt.,

Scores for Utgarthr (maximum possible score 8):

14 Sybil, Sorbara, Italy 7 points
15 Steiger, Horlivka, Ukraine 6 points
16 Aluric, Mayodan, USA 5 points
17 Patterson, Charleston, WV, United States 2 points



Preliminary round.

NB! Preliminary round time buffer 7 days only!

Heithabyr group.

World Tafl Federation Championship Tournament 2015, Copenhagen Hnefatafl 11x11 (2015-09-01)

white/blackMmagariAnimalsAlttiArevidarMykleAluricPatterson
Mmagari-
94 mv
41 mv
132 mv
15 mv
31 mv
35 mv
Animals
53 mv
-
18 mv
35 mv
30 mv
17 mv
41 mv
Altti
25 mv
142 mv
-
30 mv
22 mv
45 mv
34 mv
Arevidar
23 mv
34 mv
46 mv
-
46 mv
33 mv
31 mv
Mykle
98 mv
29 mv
73 mv
21 mv
-
45 mv
33 mv
Aluric
28 mv
44 mv
52 mv
52 mv
66 mv
-
108 mv
Patterson
61 mv
54 mv
52 mv
40 mv
38 mv
25 mv
-
Altti: 11 pt., Animals: 10 pt., Arevidar: 7 pt., Mmagari: 5 pt., Mykle: 5 pt., Aluric: 3 pt., Patterson: 1 pt.,

Scores for Heithabyr (maximum possible score 12):

1 altti, ny, usa 11 points
2 animals, Peterborough, UK 10 points
3 AreVidar, Oslo, Norge 7 points
4 Mykle, Stavanger, Norway
mmagari, Milano, Italia
5 points
6 Aluric, Mayodan, USA 3 points
7 Patterson, Charleston, WV, United States 1 points

Tunsberg group.

World Tafl Federation Championship Tournament 2015, Copenhagen Hnefatafl 11x11 (2015-09-01)

white/blackAdamDocbullenKratzerVonraiderImaxuncut
Adam-
33 mv
50 mv
13 mv
13 mv
Docbullen
26 mv
-
72 mv
27 mv
20 mv
Kratzer
95 mv
31 mv
-
23 mv
30 mv
Vonraider
38 mv
34 mv
30 mv
-
36 mv
Imaxuncut
51 mv
71 mv
102 mv
29 mv
-
Adam: 8 pt., Kratzer: 5 pt., Docbullen: 4 pt., Imaxuncut: 3 pt., Vonraider: 0 pt.,

Scores for Tunsberg (maximum possible score 14):

1 Adam, Tønsberg, Norway 14 points
2 Kratzer, Germany 11 points
3 docbullen, formby, Merseyside 9 points
4 duhawk93, United States 8 points
5 imaxuncut, New York, USA 7 points
6 Gilrowen, Antwerp, Belgium 4 points
7 vonraider, Oakland, USA 3 points

Fornebei group.

World Tafl Federation Championship Tournament 2015, Copenhagen Hnefatafl 11x11 (2015-09-01)

white/blackCrustSqareeSteigerChuck wardSybil
Crust-
21 mv
48 mv
7 mv
38 mv
Sqaree
84 mv
-
78 mv
32 mv
Steiger
79 mv
119 mv
-
102 mv
Chuck ward
8 mv
-
Sybil
81 mv
70 mv
154 mv
-
Crust: 8 pt., Sqaree: 4 pt., Steiger: 1 pt., Sybil: 1 pt., Chuck ward: 0 pt.,

Scores for Fornebei (maximum possible score 10):

1 crust, somerset, UK 10 points
2 Epoc, Italy
sqaree, Berlin, Germany
7 points
4 Sybil, Sorbara, Italy
Steiger, Horlivka, Ukraine
3 points

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