Castles of Burgundy (Day 1)

Start at: 19:30 August 13 2020 UK time

Finish at: 23:30 August 13 2020 UK time


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13th – 14th August 2020

Rounds 1-2 on Thursday 13th August (7.30pm to 11.30pm)

Rounds 3-4 on Friday 14th August (7.30pm to 11.30pm)

Played on and organised through the MSO Discord server

Full rules of the game can be found here.

Tournament Details

This tournament is open to all players, beginners and Castles of Burgundy experts alike.

– 4 Rounds
– 4 Player Games
– Rounds 1+2 Heats (Thursday), Round 3 Semi-Finals, Round 4 Final

The tournament shall be organised via the Mind Sports Olympiad Discord server, which enables us to use text & voice chat throughout the tournament (voice chat is optional). To join, please follow this link:

Please ensure you join the channel on time (refer to schedule) so that we can get everyone organised and to avoid disappointment.

Game Rule Clarifications
– Game Scenario – Advanced (choice between the #1 board and a random board)
– Clock rules: Players are required to play at a sufficient tempo to ensure that games are completed in no longer than 2 hours. The arbiter may at their discretion apply a turn timer on any games judged to be running behind schedule.  Tournament Points will be deducted if time restraints are not adhered to.

Check In Opens: 18:30
Check In Closes: 19:25
First Games Commence: 19:30
Expected Finish Approximately: 23:30

Additional information


Adult, Child