DC PINBALL LEAGUE
Played exclusively at Lyman's Tavern, the DC Pinball League is the only pinball league in the District.
Entry fee is only $5, with $1 / person towards IFPA dues and the remaining going towards prizes to be awarded during League Finals. Summer season will start on August 8th. DC Pinball League will return in 2020.
The league season is 8 weeks long followed by a one day finals to determine the League Champion. Players play in one session a week of their choosing (Thursday night, Sunday night, or Monday afternoon), and will drop their 2 lowest weekly scores.
At each session players will compete against each other on 4 games in groups of 3 or 4 players. Points awarded based on the finishing order of each game. Scores are 4/3/2/1 for 4 player groups and 4/2.5/1 for 3 player groups.
The DC Pinball League is the only pinball league in Washington, D.C. played at Lyman's Tavern.
League comprises an 8 week season with no finals. Groups of 3 or 4 players will compete against each other on 4 games. Points awarded are 4/3/2/1 for 4 player groups and 4/2.5/1 for 3 player groups. Players get to drop their 2 lowest weekly scores.
Entry fee is now only $5 and with $1 / person towards IFPA dues and the remaining going towards prizes to be awarded during League Finals.
Summer season will start on Thursday August 8th. Season finals are back, and will be played on October 19th.
Thursday through Monday
Season Due: $5 per player
Play in groups of 3 or 4 players.
Play 4 games.
Order and Game Choice
1st game: First player has choice of game, players play in order on score sheet
2nd - 4th game: Last place player on previous game has choice of game or order, followed by third place, second place and then first place player from previous game
4 player groups: 1st - 4pts, 2nd - 3pts, 3rd - 2pts, 4th - 1pt
3 player groups: 1st - 4pts, 2nd - 2.5pts, 3rd - 1pt
2 player groups: 1st - 4pts, 2nd - 2pts
Lowest 2 weekly scores are dropped. Final standings is based on how many points earned from 6 weeks out of 8 played. Tie breakers will be based on total # of 16 point weeks, then 15 point weeks, etc.
Competitors will be split into A/B/C Divisions based on the season standings. Only players in the A Division can win the league, but all players can earn points to improve their final standing.
World Pinball Player Ranking (WPPR) Points
All participants will receive WPPR points based on their performance during the season and finals.