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  1. Event-Related Announcements • Angaron 2017 Season Opener

    This Day-Battle will be held on Saturday, March 4th
    South Park, Grove #92: Grant
    Buffalo Dr, South Park Township, PA 15129

    Link to event on Facebook. Feel free to share!

    Hail, Dagorhirrim!

    Angaron is the land of the Iron Mountains, and our symbol is the phoenix. Like the phoenix, we have risen again from the ashes and are growing anew!

    Our realm is on a new path - one that will hopefully see us organized, growing, working together, stronger and more capable than ever. We are starting over, and the realm is back at its beginning stages all over again and we hope that in time she will shine again.

    Rain or shine, snow or no - we hope to see you there!

    Site opens for staff at 11:00am
    Troll opens: 11:45am
    Weapons check: 12:00pm
    Pickup battles
    Scenario battles: 1:00pm
    We plan to get the area cleaned and finish up by about 6:00pm

    Entrance fee: $3.00/person

    Everyone will be required to sign waivers while checking in at Troll

    Scenarios will be posted as soon as possible!

    *Training for those new to the game will start at 12:00pm. We have a couple different fighters who have several years under their belt teaching, so if you just want to learn, feel free!
    *Those new to the sport will not need garb for their first time out. We recently have had an influx of new fighters in the realm whom haven't yet acquired gear, so don't let that deter you! For others, garb is encouraged; show the new folk how we do!
    *As a chapter, we have quite a few loaner weapons. If you have someone who wants to experience Dagorhir, but has no kit, bring 'em out and we will gear them up for the day!

    Please note, this will be considered a dry event.

    Statistics: Posted by Stormthroe — Fri Feb 17, 2017 4:22 pm

  2. Event-Related Announcements • Aratari Champions' Tournament - Saturday, February 11, 2017

    This year the Aratari Champions' Tournament will be held on Saturday, February 11, 2017.
    Location: Roundtree Park in Falls Church VA

    Friends in War: As Winter's icy chill grips our land, and Ragnarok seems far away, do not despair! Whet your blades, strap on your shield, and pick your straightest shafts, for the time has come to determine the Champions of the Aratari!

    YOU are invited to the Seventeenth Annual Dagorhir Aratari Champions' Tournament. Even though this will be a Tournament event, there may be two team and pick-up fights going on throughout the day.

    •The cost for the Tournament event will be the standard battle cost of five dollars.
    •Check-in is from 10:00-12:00. Tournament events will start at 12:30 sharp!
    •Each event is planned to take 30 minutes max to complete.

    The Tournament Events:
      1 - Weapon and Shield
      2 - Red Weapon
      3 - Two Weapon
      4 - Two 1H Weapon
      5 - Archer
      6 - Blue Weapon
      7 - Green Weapon
      8 - Unlimited
      9 - Four-Horsemen of the Apocalypse

    The winner of each event becomes the Aratari Champion of that weapons class, for one year. Titles will include: Aratari Weapon and Shield Champion, Aratari Red Weapon Champion, Aratari Two Weapon Champion, Aratari Two 1H Weapon Champion, Aratari Archer Champion, Aratari Blue Weapon Champion, Aratari Green Weapon Champion, THE Aratari Champion, Aratari Four Man Team Champions. There will also be Aratari Rookie Champions for the rookie weapons classes with an X by them.

    You may enter as many Weapons Classes as you wish; but if you win one veteran class, you must drop out of all other classes except Unlimited and Four-Man Team. Rookies who win an event are from then on only allowed to compete as a Rookie in the Rookie Unlimited event. Rookies may compete as a Veteran in any events they choose, including Archery and Four Man Team.

    Event Rules:
    - To compete in the Rookie events, your first Dagorhir battle must have been after the preceding Aratari Champion's Tournament.
    - The Veteran and Rookie events will be run simultaneously.
    - Rookies may participate in the veteran events.
    - Each duel will be decided by single-elimination events. If you lose once, you are out of that class.
    - In each class, warriors will be allowed one weapon of that class (no backup), except Two Weapon (Any two hand-held, non-projectile weapons. Javelins may be used as short spears. No shields allowed.) Two 1H Weapon (Each must be < 48”) and Unlimited (Anything goes, including armor and missile weapons).
    - Weapons used in class-specific events may only be used for their "classification". (i.e. If you enter the Green weapon class carrying a thrusting axe, hacks are not permitted. Only the pokey-tip will count.)
    - In the Weapon and Shield category, any non-projectile weapon may be used in conjunction with any type of shield.
    - If a weapon breaks or becomes unsafe during a bout, the warrior may exchange it for a comparable weapon, from the sidelines. (Otherwise, the fighter fights with what they have!)
    - Archers may carry as many arrows as they wish, and may re-use arrows from the field.
    - Armor will only count in the Unlimited and Four-Man Team Categories.
    - In the event of a simultaneous "kill", fighters will re-fight the duel. (Healed of all wounds and equipment damage.)
    - Any fighter that does not appear when a round starts forfeits that round.
    - Once an event starts, no additional fighters may participate in that event.
    - We will use multiple fighting areas, until the semi-final and final rounds.
    - The Archer duels will be fought to the death. (Combat archery)
    - Contestants may move about their fighting area as they fight.
    - Stepping out of the defined fighting area will result in a forfeit for that round.
    - Deliberate failure to engage an opponent, including a legged opponent, for twenty seconds total will result in a forfeit for that round. The twenty count will start when the non-engagement starts and continue as non-engagement continues.
    - If a grapple or close contact situation lasts for over ten seconds with no apparent end in sight, the fighters will be separated and have their equipment returned to them, then resume fighting. (Keeping all wounds and damage.)
    - Anyone that impedes the smooth flow of the event may be removed from competition by the event organizers or the heralds. (This includes, but is not limited to: Excessive cussing, smack talking and yelling at people.)

    Duel Selection and Progression:
    - In all events, duels will be fought simultaneously, until the semi-final and final rounds.
    - Individual duels will not have specific heralds assigned.
    - Pairs will be randomly selected for each duel. Each fighter will have an “equal” chance of facing any other fighter.
    - No exceptions for re-selecting pairs will be made.
    - In the event there are an odd number of fighters, one fighter will get a "bye" for that round.
    - If the field is narrowed down to 5-7 warriors, the field will be reduced to 4, for the semi-finals.
    - This will be done by selecting 2 * the number of fighters above four.
    - This may result in 1-3 fighters receiving a semi-finals reduction round bye.

    - Heralds will be on hand to observe the duels.
    - In the semi-final and final rounds, ideally at least one herald will be from a different unit then both contestants.
    - The Heralds will only intercede if a dispute occurs or a fighter fails to take an obvious hit.

    Footnote: This annual event is held in February, in an attempt to maintain interest and attendance in Dagorhir through the leanest months of the year.

    Statistics: Posted by Erekose of Gestiguiste — Thu Feb 09, 2017 5:06 am

  3. Event-Related Announcements • Dagohir's Son of SAC

    Dagorhir returns to the single greatest foam fighting venue in the US for another weekend of epic combat over awesome terrain!

    Once again, we are bringing you three days of fighting, A&S, and fun!

    We will be returning to the castle, village, and the woods for more hard hitting action during the day! Sir Gilth of Blackguard will host our second annual Valkyrie Cup Tournament after the main fighting on Saturday.

    On Friday night, we will be playing pick-up games of Jugger, and on Saturday night, join us for some EPIC RP themed questing scenarios.

    We have so much more planned, and we can't wait to see you!

    This event is $30 if you pre-register or $40 at the door. Cabins will be available and there is plenty of space for tent camping. We will have a food vendor on site most of the weekend.

    Located at EMR EVENT PARK: 577 WOLFS LAIR ROAD, New Milford PA 18834

    APRIL 21st thru the 23rd

    Facebook link: https://www.facebook.com/events/186676651778076/


    Calling all vendors: How would you like to join the likes of Minion's Merch (https://www.facebook.com/MinionMerch/) GarbGeek (http://www.garbgeek.com/) and Barenhiem Trading Company at Dagorhir's fasting growing event, "SAC II: The Son of Sac?" The war drums are beating, calling adventurers to battle. Are you willing to heed the call to outfit them in their glorious conquest? For a paltry $30 site fee and as always a donation to the auction will be welcome, you can sell them your wares, which will let the adventurers overcome any perilous obstacle keeping them from completing their righteous task. Feel free to contact myself or Brandon Rodd for more information. Contact us soon for spaces are feeling up.

    Statistics: Posted by Långhund — Thu Jan 19, 2017 11:22 am

  4. Event-Related Announcements • Re: (NY)Tartarus Invictus Presents Krampus Rampus II

    This is coming up in a little over a month make sure to mark your calander it is going to be a fun and awesome battle.

    It will be a great time to show off all the cool winter garb that you got for Yule. Hope to see you all there

    https://www.facebook.com/events/1762190 ... 08/?ti=icl

    Statistics: Posted by Brigette — Mon Dec 05, 2016 10:31 am

  5. Event-Related Announcements • Dagorhir: Barenhiem at the Firebird Festival

    Adventures and their minions come join Barenhiem at the Phoenixville's 13th Annual Firebird Festival.

    Located at Friendship Field, 407 Ann. St Phoenixville PA, 19460.

    Facebook link: https://www.facebook.com/events/238818529865935/
    Event Link: http://firebirdfestival.com/home.htm
    Fight the day away, enjoy some beverages, parade through town, and watch a 3 story wooden Phoenix go up in flames.

    Statistics: Posted by Långhund — Thu Nov 10, 2016 6:52 am

  6. Event-Related Announcements • Re: Barenheim Games III

    Teams will be based on households. If you have a large household, you'll have a large team. Yes, it's not fair. Deal with it.

    Love it.  :D

    Statistics: Posted by Sven Kolfinsson — Sun Oct 16, 2016 11:59 am

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