Saturday Night 10 Progressive Strike Tournament

The Saturday night 10 Progressive Strike Tournament has a $15 single entry or (included in the Pinhead Cup weekend $65 entry) . We will play rounds and strikes will be handed out as (0/1/2/3) 0 for 1st, 1 for 2nd, 2 for 3rd, and 3 for 4th. Everyone gets 10 strikes, once you get 10 you’re out. We will continue playing until there is only one person left. It will be automatic tie-breakers (most 1st’s and 2nd’s and fewest 3rd’s and 4th’s).

11th Annual Pinhead Cup Playoffs

ONLY FOR THE TOP 16 PLAYERS WHO QUALIFY (cost included in tournament entry)

Doors OPEN at 8am and playoffs will start at 9AM. Playoffs will be Groups of 4 players, 4 Rounds Total on 3 Game Banks with 4/2/1/0 scoring. Top 2 advance Bottom 2 Eliminated. Final position 1st-16th will be determined solely by your play in the playoffs. No points carry over from qualifying. 16th position is significant. All players who are tied at 16th who participate in the 1 game playoff who do not end up in the top 16 will have there final position in the tournament determined by the score of this one game playoff. So if 10 people are tied for 16th and only 1 makes it to the final the other 9 will have 17th-25th position will be determined by there finishing score/position on that tiebreaker game.

Pinhead Cup Weekend – Main Event 12 Round Match Play Qualifying

$65 to enter doors OPEN at 8AM and Tournament starts at 9AM (includes entry into Saturday morning qualifier, Saturday afternoon strike tournament, & either Sunday final top 16 or Sunday Beat The Clock side tournament for non-finalists)

This is a Group Match Play Qualifying with Random Pairings to start and Tiered Swiss thereafter if available. If Tiered Swiss is not available then we will do Swiss. 12 rounds in total. 7/5/3/1 scoring. After 12 rounds the Top 16 Players make the Main Playoffs on Saturday. We will not have ‘B’ playoffs, you either make the playoffs or you don’t. Everyone will be seeded 1-16. Automatic Tie Breakers will be turned on. The exception to Automatic Tiebreakers will be for 16th position. That position will have a 1 game playoff drawn at random by the tournament director immediately at the conclusion of qualifying. This will be done so all players know who are in the finals, who has choice of banks, and who they are playing the 1st round. Playoffs will be Groups of 4 players, 4 Rounds Total on 3 Game Banks with 4/2/1/0 scoring. Top 2 advance Bottom 2 Eliminated. Final position 1st-16th will be determined solely by your play in the playoffs. No points carry over from qualifying. 16th position is significant. All players who are tied at 16th who participate in the 1 game playoff who do not end up in the top 16 will have there final position in the tournament determined by the score of this one game playoff. So if 10 people are tied for 16th and only 1 makes it to the final the other 9 will have 17th-25th position will be determined by there finishing score/position on that tiebreaker game.

$35 out of the $65 tournament fee gets paid out to top 8 in finals of this tournament.

Pinhead Cup Weekend Kick-off tournament – Beat The Clock

$10 entry fee + coin drop. Prizes for the top 4 finishers.

This is 3 hours of tournament pinball. Player with the most points after the final match is completed after the 3 hour mark is the winner. Beat the Clock Pinball Tournament format. Group Match Play (7/5/3/1) scoring with Swiss Style Seeding. Tournament length will be based on time and not the number of rounds played. Will run from 6:00pm-9:00pm (no new round will start after 9:00pm). The last round will be whatever round we are on at 9:00pm and we will complete that round. If necessary, single ball tiebreakers for top 4 will be played.

Women’s Pinball Tournament

6 game matchplay tournament, cash prizes will be awarded!

Open to two-spirit, trans people, those who exist outside the gender binary, & cis women.

The Forks is located on Treaty 1 territory.

October Beat The Clock

$10 entry fee + coin drop. Prizes for the top 4 finishers.

This is 3 hours of tournament pinball. Winner with the most points after the final match is completed after the 3 hour mark is the winner. Beat the Clock Pinball Tournament format. Group Match Play (7/5/3/1) scoring with Swiss Style Seeding. Tournament length will be based on time and not the number of rounds played. Will run from 6:00pm-9:15pm (no new round will start after 9:15pm). The last round will be whatever round we are on at 9:15PM and we will complete that round.

October 3 strike tournament

We will be having a 3 strike knockout tournament on Friday October 21st at 7pm at Phantom Amusement entry is $10 plus coin drop. We play in groups of 3 or 4 and 1st and 2nd don’t get a strike and 3 and 4 do get a strike. In groups of 3 only the 3rd place finisher gets a strike. After 3 strikes you’re out.