It is currently Sun November 27th, 2022 2:12 pm

All times are UTC + 1 hour [ DST ]




Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 7 posts ] 
Author Message
PostPosted: Tue September 6th, 2022 4:08 am 
Offline
Fleet XO
User avatar

Joined: Fri March 18th, 2011 6:20 am
Posts: 4433
Location: Lincoln, NE
ImageImageImageImage
ImageImageImage


YOU are Invited to
The Fleet-Wide Squad of the Month Meet!



By order of the Council of Admirals, after completion of the competition portion of the Meet, there will be a drawing at this month's SotM for:


PRIZE GIVE-AWAY
:!: 20 Million Energy Credits :!:


The scheduling of the SEPTEMBER meet is now OPEN.


Hello All!

Time to schedule the next meet!

    The leading option is Saturday the 24th.

    The other choices are: Saturday the 17th, Sunday the 25th, or Sunday the 18th. Scheduling will need to close on Monday, September 12th, to give notice, if the 17th or 18th is chosen. In any case, I am likely to miss part of the meet this month, as I will be performing in a musical on the Saturday evenings and Sunday afternoons.

Scheduling Rules:
Post your scheduling choice in a reply below. Note that dates you say you cannot attend are more important than the dates that you say you prefer in deciding the date of the meet. We are trying to get the highest turn out of all squad members for the competition and prize give-away in the first half-hour. Thus, if 5 people prefer a date but 1 more can attend only on another date, then the date on which 6 can attend will win even though 5 of the 6 preferred a different date. It is assumed that you can attend all the date options, unless you clearly state otherwise in a post below or have communicated that fact to me directly.

Extra weight is given to the votes of squad captains, squad XOs, and anyone who is actually committing to showing up at a time (as opposed to "maybe" showing). The date and time chosen depends ultimately on who wants to participate and who will actually show up. Be sure of your commitment when requesting a date change, not showing up on a date that has been changed to accommodate your schedule will mean your choice will get less weight in future picks.

What is Squad of the Month?
The Squad of the Month ("SotM") meet is a monthly fleet event which starts with an inter-squad competition to determine the Fleet's Squad of the Month. The competition is followed by group activities which may include: build advice, challenge match PvP, teaming up to cruise the TFO queues, and just hanging out together on Discord. We are a casual fleet, and participation in any portion of SotM is optional.

Rules for Competition: The winner of the competition is determined by attendance during the first 15 minutes of the meet ("the grace period"). The squad with the most members logging into the Discord channel during the grace period wins. However, if any squad shows up with its full membership during the grace period but still does not have enough numbers to win the competition, then the result will be a tie between all squads with their full membership attending and the squad with the largest number of members attending. If there is a tie, then the winner of the competition will be determined either by dice roll (".roll" using the Security Bot on Discord), or by any other method agreed upon between the tying parties (e.g., PvP match, trivia question, etc.). Any method other than dice roll for resolving a tie, must be approved by the convener of the meet (normally me) as being swift enough to be resolved simply without taking up the whole meet or leaving the winner undetermined beyond the end of the meet.

_________________
Image
ImageImageImageImage
ImageImageImageImage


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
PostPosted: Sat September 10th, 2022 9:02 pm 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Wed March 9th, 2011 5:52 pm
Posts: 13
Location: San Antonio, Texas
Septem24th is best for me. 17th is second option for me. I can't attend the other two options. Thanks

_________________
Lt. Commander Sarah N. Lasker
Engineering
Current Mission: Exploration/Defense
Current Location: Gamma Orionis Sector


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
PostPosted: Wed September 14th, 2022 6:59 am 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Fri August 27th, 2021 7:56 am
Posts: 21
Location: Brooks, Alberta Canada
I will be at work as usual so hoping to catch the tail end if I am home by then. But if not hope everyone has fun!!


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
PostPosted: Thu September 15th, 2022 7:26 pm 
Offline
Fleet XO
User avatar

Joined: Fri March 18th, 2011 6:20 am
Posts: 4433
Location: Lincoln, NE
Scheduling has been open now for over a week. No unavoidable conflicts were voiced to the proposed date. Therefore, the next Squad of the Month meet will be:

Saturday, September 24 at 19:00 UTC (i.e., 8PM BST, 3PM EDT, 2PM CDT, 12PM PDT) :!:


The scheduling of this month's meet is now CLOSED.

_________________
Image
ImageImageImageImage
ImageImageImageImage


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject: Your Squad Needs YOU!
PostPosted: Wed September 21st, 2022 11:44 am 
Offline
Fleet XO
User avatar

Joined: Fri March 18th, 2011 6:20 am
Posts: 4433
Location: Lincoln, NE
Image
Your Squad Needs YOU!
Saturday, September 24 at 19:00 UTC
(i.e., 8PM BST, 3PM EDT, 2PM CDT, 12PM PDT)

Squad of the Month meet is THIS COMING SATURDAY!

Attendance is a big part of scoring the winner. Don't let your squad go down without a fight!

By order of the Council of Admirals, after completion of the competition portion of the Meet, there will be a drawing at this month's SotM for:


PRIZE GIVE-AWAY
:!: 20 Million Energy Credits :!:


The Meet will convene on Discord in a channel relabeled "Squad of the Month" at the time set forth above.

What is Squad of the Month?
The Squad of the Month ("SotM") meet is a monthly fleet event which starts with an inter-squad competition to determine the Fleet's Squad of the Month. The competition is followed by group activities which may include: build advice, challenge match PvP, teaming up to cruise the TFO queues, and just hanging out together on Discord. :) We are a casual fleet, and participation in any portion of SotM is optional.

Rules for Competition: The winner of the competition is determined by attendance during the first 15 minutes of the meet (the "grace period"). The squad with the most members logging into the Discord channel during the grace period wins. However, if any squad shows up with its full membership during the grace period but still does not have enough numbers to win the competition, then the result will be a tie between all squads with their full membership attending and the squad with the largest number of members attending. If there is a tie, then the winner of the competition will be determined either by dice roll (".roll" using the Security Bot on Discord), or by any other method agreed upon between the tying parties (e.g., PvP match, trivia question, etc.). Any method other than dice roll for resolving a tie, must be approved by the convener of the meet (normally me) as being swift enough to be resolved simply without taking up the whole meet or leaving the winner undetermined beyond the end of the meet. The winning squad gains the Squad of the Month trophy to display in its squad forum until the next meet, and each member of the squad whose attendance contributed to the victory is awarded an SotM ribbon.


_________________
Image
ImageImageImageImage
ImageImageImageImage


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
PostPosted: Tue September 27th, 2022 10:20 pm 
Offline
Fleet XO
User avatar

Joined: Fri March 18th, 2011 6:20 am
Posts: 4433
Location: Lincoln, NE
Congratulations to Tactical's Gamma Squad ("Vipers") for winning the Squad of the Month meet for September 2022! Gamma won with an attendance victory, by mustering five of its members during the initial grace period. Honorable showings were made as follows: Engineering's Alpha x1, Engineering's Beta x1, Engineering's Charlie x1, Science's Epsilon x1, and Section 31's Archer x1.


A prize of 20 million EC from our Fleet Bank was awarded based on dice roll among attenders with the prize going to:


Ocie Denver

Kudos to all who participated in the meet with activities including: the initial competition; prize giveaway; grand PvP Match; successful run of Gon'Cra Battlezone; cruising of TFO queues (advanced and elite), build advice, and/or hanging out on Discord that went on until about 9:00 PM Central Time; including as follows:


ace_starfighter
Cmdraftbrn
Compston
Jem_389
MegatherionX
N5XTR ("Joel")
NDStache11
Ocie Denver
Pattern
Paragod516 (Teklor)
Rodnny
Sysil
Stromgold
Timper


_________________
Image
ImageImageImageImage
ImageImageImageImage


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
PostPosted: Wed September 28th, 2022 1:50 am 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Tue August 25th, 2009 3:47 am
Posts: 2712
:dancing: :beer: :dancing: :party:

_________________
Capt. JJJH Schimdt
Engineering Division Alpha Team
UFP 12th Fleet
USS Lusitania NCC-93015 Nebula Class

Patrolling

Infected/Cleared, Cure/Cleared, Kithomer Accord/Cleared, Terradome/Cleared
Foundry FED: Player Concept Housing*, Great Raid (part 1), Training Ground 2.0, Ultimate Deathmatch, Redshirt Zombie, All Hallows Eve

*Down for Repairs


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 7 posts ] 

All times are UTC + 1 hour [ DST ]


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 3 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Group