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Title: NA HFNWL [Season 2 Concluded - Congrats 45e!]
Post by: Starblazer on October 18, 2019, 03:13:53 am
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Welcome to Season 2 of The North American Holdfast Napoleonic Wars League!
Greetings to all, and welcome to the North American Holdfast NWL!
The staff team behind the project have been working very hard to continue serving the best competitive
experience to regiments, and we hope you'll enjoy participating and continuing into further seasons.
The HFNWL is a highly competitive league, pitting the best of the best against each other, striving for glory and conquest!

A special thank you has to go those who deserve the credit where it's due. Every past season moderator and administrator will be listed here as a thank you to their commitment to organizing such a large scale tournament. Your contributions have helped establish the competitive side of the community in such an ambitious project.
Thank you to Merchaun, Amit, Risk, Starblazer, Lionblade, Grax, and 157C
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Season Brackets


Official Season 2 Bracket (https://challonge.com/34j8tqvj)




                 
Regiment Registration

Regiment Name:
Regiment Discord/TeamSpeak:
Regiment Leader's Steam URL:
Other Contact's Steam URL:
Is your regiment on the NWL Discord?:
Estimated Attendance:
Do you accept the rules?:

List of Registered Regiments
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Head Admin

Starblazer (https://steamcommunity.com/id/starblazer56/)

Moderators
Amit (https://steamcommunity.com/id/amit9821/)
Grax (https://steamcommunity.com/profiles/76561198034816392)
Nastur (https://steamcommunity.com/profiles/76561198268015906/)
Spitfire (https://steamcommunity.com/profiles/76561198257551272/)
BigMamba (https://steamcommunity.com/profiles/[U:1:110831588)

                           
Referees

Edmonster (https://steamcommunity.com/id/ForeskinJimMald)
Cerberus (https://steamcommunity.com/id/mrneoncatz)
Dingus (https://steamcommunity.com/id/dingusbomb)
Mattrobes (https://steamcommunity.com/id/Mattrobes)
SirTosky (https://steamcommunity.com/id/SirTosky)
Italian Turtle (https://steamcommunity.com/profiles/76561198208936761)
Rekt (https://steamcommunity.com/id/Rekt1nPeace)
Wayne (https://steamcommunity.com/profiles/76561198390664118/)
VHA (https://steamcommunity.com/profiles/76561198799146509)
Jorge (https://steamcommunity.com/profiles/76561198047844933)
MarkyMark (https://https://steamcommunity.com/id/MarkyMarkTRR)

                 
Referee Application

Community Name:
Steam profile URL:
Are you in a regiment?:
Prior experience:
Why should we choose you?:
Additional Comments:


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Official Ruleset (https://docs.google.com/document/d/1iDHNapTDX9Bc_NBln2PQU1iVgu61CZ4kJ86RkXdkILI/edit?usp=sharing)

Official Server Config (https://pastebin.com/auALr000)

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The Holdfast NWL would like to extend a huge thank you to Big Mamba and BMG Hosting (https://bmghosting.com/) for pledging a handful of official servers for the tournament.

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Join our Discord (https://discord.gg/asQPR6Y) for announcements and discussions relating to the tournament!
Title: Re: NA HFNWL [Season 2]
Post by: Starblazer on October 18, 2019, 03:14:00 am
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Past Seasons

Season 1
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Oct. 18: Thread created. Preparations to open moderator applications are being made. NA HFNWL Discord, sponsors, and threads updated.

Nov. 15: Moderator applications for Season 2 are now open. The deadline to apply is Saturday, November 30th.

Dec. 1st: Moderator applications are now closed. The staff will be in review to select from the candidates that applied.

Dec. 14th:Moderator candidates have been given responses. Referee applications are now open and will close on December 29th. Please apply using the template.

March 29th: Regiment signups are now open and will remain open until Sunday, April 12th. Regiments are now able to sign up using the discord or the forum thread. Referee applications remain open. The ruleset and thread have both been updated. Maps for the tournament will be determined by vote of the registered regiments.

April 17th: Regiment signups have closed. The staff are currently receiving rosters and processing them for the season start. The season can begin once all rosters have been submitted. Referee applications remain open. Regiment representatives can vote on maps for this season.

April 23rd:Season was launched on Monday, 4/20/20. Some additional referees have been added. The thread has been updated to reflect all new referees and changes to staff. The official configuration used on all servers has also been updated. Official season 2 bracket link is updated. Good luck to all this season!

May 18th:Thread updated to reflect mid-season referee adds. One week remains in the group stage before the final elimination stage.

May 26th:Predictions are available to create on challonge here: https://challonge.com/34j8tqvj
All previous predictions have been cleared. Please create your prediction titles with the following format:

Code: [Select]
Regiment Name, Name | Discord Name
Ex: 63e Starblazer | 63e Starblazer#8186
Ex: TRR SpitFire | SpitFire#2697

If there is a solo winner, they will receive a 10$ steam card.
If there are multiple winners, a random selection will be made for a few of them (# of winners TBD) will receive 5$ steam cards. Predictions will close by the first finals match.

Predictions not following the format will not be eligible to receive prize money. Limit one entry per player.

July 1st:Congratulations to our finalist regiments the 45e and 77th! They will be playing next weekend for the NA NWL title. After the match(es), the staff will be taking feedback from participating regiments. See if any perfect brackets remain. Tune in!

July 20th:The tournament has officially closed! Congratulations to the 45e on the winning in the final match! 77th and 63e took second and third respectively, huge thank you to all who participated. A massive thank you to all viewers, as well as those of you that helped on the staff team, the referee team, the casting team, and last but not least, our sponsors at BMG Hosting for lending us official servers during the tournament! Hope you folks enjoyed and we look forward to seeing you next season!
Title: Re: NA HFNWL [Season 2] Mod Apps Open
Post by: Starblazer on November 15, 2019, 07:27:11 pm
Moderator applications for Season 2 are now open. The deadline to apply is Saturday, November 30th.
Title: Re: NA HFNWL [Season 2] Mod Apps Open
Post by: SirTrimble on November 21, 2019, 03:22:05 am
Community Name: Wraith
Steam profile URL: https://steamcommunity.com/profiles/76561198849619839/
Are you in a regiment?: Yes, 45 Empress Dragoons
Prior experience: Ref'd couple of tournament matches before. Hosted an EU Tournament and currently prepping a NA 1v1 tournament. 1000 Hours of Holdfast.
Why should we choose you?: I play Holdfast & Work and not much else at the moment.
Additional Comments: None.
Title: Re: NA HFNWL [Season 2] Mod Apps Open
Post by: MarkyMark on November 21, 2019, 10:52:27 pm
Community Name:MarkyMark
Steam profile URL: https://steamcommunity.com/id/MarkyMarkTRR/
Are you in a regiment?: Yes the TRR
Prior experience: As a moderator none, but I have experience as event admin and I was a referee for last years league.
Why should we choose you?: I'd like to help out as much as i can, and I'm an overall great guy. lol
Additional Comments:
Title: Re: NA HFNWL [Season 2] Mod Apps Open
Post by: Misha on November 26, 2019, 08:02:19 pm
Community Name: 63e Misha
Steam profile URL: https://steamcommunity.com/id/63e_Misha/
Are you in a regiment?: Yes, 63e Regiment
Prior experience: Have admined prior competitive 1v1s and groupfights, admin events now in the 63e and a lot back when i was in the 49th. Plenty of admining and competitive experience
Why should we choose you?: I have the experience, and would like to take a stronger role in community relations as well as admining more competitive matches
Additional Comments: *sigh*
Title: Re: NA HFNWL [Season 2] Mod Apps Open
Post by: Edmonster on November 26, 2019, 09:50:03 pm
Community Name: 77th | Col | Ed
Steam profile URL:  https://steamcommunity.com/profiles/76561198267889914 (https://steamcommunity.com/profiles/76561198267889914)
Are you in a regiment?: 77th
Prior experience: I’ve done it all, I have 1800 hours in the game, I’ve ran 3 melee tournaments, admined well over 150 events, and have been in the community for almost 2 years.
Why should we choose you?:  Everyone knows me, and I think I’ve proven over the years that I can get the job done.  I think only you (Starblazer) know as and talk to as many regiments as I do.  I’d be able to get people in, effectively solve issues between regiments, ref matches, host servers, etc.  You name it, I can do it.
Additional Comments: Jeffrey Epstein didn’t kill himself.
Title: Re: NA HFNWL [Season 2] Mod Apps Open
Post by: BigMamba on November 26, 2019, 11:38:08 pm
Community Name: Big Mamba
Steam profile URL: https://steamcommunity.com/profiles/76561198071097316/
Are you in a regiment?: Yes, 8thLR
Prior experience: Head admin of the 8thLR Event Staff hosting 3 public linebattles and 1 private linebattle
Why should we choose you?: I have a lot of experience with the community and admining events. I strive to create quality events for everyone to enjoy. I also know most of the rc commands and build configs if needed. 
Additional Comments: No Comments
Title: Re: NA HFNWL [Season 2] Mod Apps Open
Post by: Starblazer on December 02, 2019, 12:36:46 am
Moderator applications are now closed. The staff will be in review to select from the candidates that applied.
Title: Re: NA HFNWL [Season 2] Mod Apps Open
Post by: lil peep on December 06, 2019, 04:32:15 am
Community Name: Peep
Steam profile URL:
Are you in a regiment?: 47e
Prior experience: I’ve run 1v1s, groupfights, and events
Why should we choose you?: experienced and fair in judgement
Additional Comments:
Title: Re: NA HFNWL [Season 2] Ref Apps Open
Post by: Starblazer on December 15, 2019, 05:45:12 am
Moderator candidates have been given responses. Referee applications are now open and will close on December 29th. Please apply using the template.
Title: Re: NA HFNWL [Season 2] Ref Apps Open
Post by: lil peep on December 27, 2019, 09:29:11 pm
Community Name: Peep
Steam profile URL: https://steamcommunity.com/profiles/76561198287511826/
Are you in a regiment?: 47e
Prior experience: Run private linebattle events for the past year, refereed groupfights, 1v1s, melee tournaments, and administrated public events and the official servers.
Why should we choose you?: I have a lot of experience and I remain unbiased.
Additional Comments: I like running events, its something else to do in Holdfast
Title: Re: NA HFNWL [Season 2] Ref Apps Open
Post by: MarkyMark on December 30, 2019, 02:14:57 am
Community Name: MarkyMark
Steam profile URL: https://steamcommunity.com/id/MarkyMarkTRR/
Are you in a regiment?: TRR
Prior experience: I was a ref in season 1. I'm an admin for our events for the past year. I've also was admin to plenty of 1v1 during the off season
Additional Comments: I really enjoy being an admin!
Title: Re: NA HFNWL [Season 2] Ref Apps Open
Post by: Starblazer on December 30, 2019, 07:46:16 pm
Initial referee applications are now under review. Referee applications will remain open for the duration of the season.
Title: Re: NA HFNWL [Season 2] Ref Apps Open
Post by: Starblazer on March 30, 2020, 01:37:08 am
Regiment signups are now open and will remain open until Sunday, April 12th. Regiments are now able to sign up using the discord or the forum thread. Referee applications remain open. The ruleset and thread have both been updated. Maps for the tournament will be determined by vote of the registered regiments.
Title: Re: NA HFNWL [Season 2] Receiving Rosters
Post by: Starblazer on April 17, 2020, 10:27:59 pm
Regiment signups have closed. The staff are currently receiving rosters and processing them for the season start. The season can begin once all rosters have been submitted. Referee applications remain open. Regiment representatives can vote on maps for this season.
Title: Re: NA HFNWL [Season 2] Receiving Rosters
Post by: Starblazer on April 23, 2020, 10:50:50 pm
Season was launched on Monday, 4/20/20. Some additional referees have been added. The thread has been updated to reflect all new referees and changes to staff. The official configuration used on all servers has also been updated. Official season 2 bracket link is updated. Good luck to all this season!
Title: Re: NA HFNWL [Season 2] Season in Progress
Post by: Starblazer on May 19, 2020, 05:24:33 am
Thread updated to reflect mid-season referee adds. One week remains in the group stage before the final elimination stage.
Title: Re: NA HFNWL [Season 2] Season in Progress
Post by: Starblazer on May 26, 2020, 07:03:27 am
Predictions are available to create on challonge here: https://challonge.com/34j8tqvj
All previous predictions have been cleared. Please create your prediction titles with the following format:

Code: [Select]
Regiment Name, Name | Discord Name
Ex: 63e Starblazer | 63e Starblazer#8186
Ex: TRR SpitFire | SpitFire#2697

If there is a solo winner, they will receive a 10$ steam card.
If there are multiple winners, a random selection will be made for a few of them (# of winners TBD) will receive 5$ steam cards. Predictions will close by the first finals match.

Predictions not following the format will not be eligible to receive prize money. Limit one entry per player.
Title: Re: NA HFNWL [Season 2] Season in Progress
Post by: Starblazer on July 02, 2020, 05:30:20 am
Congratulations to our finalist regiments the 45e and 77th! They will be playing next weekend for the NA NWL title. After the match(es), the staff will be taking feedback from participating regiments. See if any perfect brackets remain. Tune in!
Title: Re: NA HFNWL [Season 2 Concluded - Congrats 45e!]
Post by: Starblazer on July 21, 2020, 05:02:46 am
The tournament has officially closed! Congratulations to the 45e on the winning in the final match! 77th and 63e took second and third respectively, huge thank you to all who participated. A massive thank you to all viewers, as well as those of you that helped on the staff team, the referee team, the casting team, and last but not least, our sponsors at BMG Hosting for lending us official servers during the tournament! Hope you folks enjoyed and we look forward to seeing you next season!