[Computer-go] November KGS bot tournament: 19x19

Nick Wedd nick at maproom.co.uk
Sat Nov 6 02:03:33 PDT 2010

Reminder - it's tomorrow.

>The November 2010 KGS computer Go tournament will be on Sunday November 
>7th, in the Asian night, European evening, and American morning, 
>starting at 16:00 UTC/GMT and ending at 23:59 UTC/GMT.
>It will be an 8-round Swiss with 19x19 boards, 29 minutes each of main 
>time, and Canadian Overtime of 25 moves in 60 seconds.  This overtime 
>setting is fast, but I hope not so fast that it will cause games to be 
>lost entirely because of netlag.  It will use Chinese rules with 7.5 
>points komi. There are details at
>http://www.gokgs.com/tournInfo.jsp?id=544 .
>Registration is now open.  To enter, please read and follow the 
>instructions at http://www.weddslist.com/kgs/how/index.html . The rules 
>are given at http://www.weddslist.com/kgs/rules.html . Your bot need 
>not be strong to enter, indeed weak and new bots are particularly welcome.
>Please send your registration email (with the words "KGS Tournament 
>Registration" in the title) to me at maproom at gmail dot com 
>(converted to a valid address in the obvious way).
Nick Wedd    nick at maproom.co.uk

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