Hey there TactNetGamers! Here is the Q&A for the Flying Monkey Con event coming up here shortly. I hope these Q&A articles are helpful for anyone planning on attending. Please if you have suggestions or any further questions that should be included into these Q&A's post a comment below or send an email to TactNetGaming@gmail.com and I will be sure to get the information you need or add the questions to this Q&A list.
Q: How long has this event been going on?
A: 3 years
Q: Where is this event located?
A: Wichita, KS
Q: What day and time is the event?
A: June 23-24th Saturday and Sunday
Q: What games are being hosted for this event?
A: Warhammer 40k, Horus Heresy - Narrative, Age of Sigmar, and Kings of War
Q: Event schedule?
A: 6 Rounds for all tournaments, 2 days, www.flyingmonkeycon.com
Q: Where can out of town players stay overnight if needed?
A: At our venue which is posted on our website
Q: Where can i find the rules and criteria for this event?
A: www.flyingmonkeycon.com find the rules under the specific event table
Q: How many people participated in the tournament last year?
Q: Who was the winner of each event?
A: Year 1 - Matt Root, Year 2 - Aiden Barkly
Q: Are there any prizes being awarded or given out?
Q: How can someone register for this event? Is there an entrance fee?
A: Yes $45 for 40k, and $35 for the rest of the events.
Q: Will there be food and beverages?
A: No food, only booze and water.
Q: What time should players arrive?
A: 8 a.m
Q: Is there a dress code?
A: Don’t come naked
Q: What is the TO’s name or names?
A: Duncan Ensminger, Matt Neeley, Brian Hunter, David Kohman, Erich Dobler, Stanton Lowe
Q: What are the names of anyone important that will be there that players should know?
A: Duncan Ensminger - Tournament Administrator basic tournament questions and registration
Matt Neeley - Head judge for 40k rules questions
Brian Hunter - Announcer and Advertiser
Erich Dobler - Head judge for AOS Rules questions
David Kohman - Horus Heresy organizer
Stanton Lowe - Organizer and judge for kings of war
Q: How many tables will be set up?
Q: How many players do you hope to have?
A: 70 for 40k, 40 for AOS, 30 for 30k and 20 for KOW
Q: Can family and friends come to watch?
A: They sure can, you can ask players questions, usually they will answer them but if you want more in depth answers get in touch with one of the judges they can answer your questions with more context because the players are going to be on time constraints.
Q: Will players be allowed to rearrange the terrain or request new terrain?
Q: Playing floor code of conduct or etiquette?
A: Don’t be an asshole
Q: Will players need to have their physical codex and/or rules/FAQ in hand?
Q: Will there be chess clocks?
A: Yes for the top table on day 2. Rules for chess clocks can be found on our player packet. No pausing is allowed
Q: How should players go about handling a dispute?
A: Contact a judge
Q: Anything to note or advice that players should be sure to have ready gaming gear wise?
A: Everything you would normally take to a wargamig event
Q: Local places to eat? (For family and friends not participating)
A: Tons we are in downtown Wichita and there is more than I can probably count
Q: Local things to do? (For family and friends not participating)
A: again tons, we have listed on our website of things to do. So be sure to check that out.