Big UpdateYOU (yes, YOU) can win money without even participating in the tournament!
(more on that at the bottom)First and foremost:
The main bracket is now up: http://challonge.com/1st_Faustmann
Prizes for participants reaching certain places are the following:
1st place: 135$
2nd place: 50$
3rd place: 30$
Again, huge thanks to the very generous donators (Anonymous, Anonymous #2 and Orcbuster!)
But, how can you
Here is how:
Step 1: Open the tournament bracket page: http://challonge.com/1st_Faustmann
Step 2: There should be a button called "Create a Prediction", click on it! (it looks like this
Step 3: Drag and drop the player which you think will win his/her match into the next stage. Until every field is full.
Step 4: Announce a winner at the bottom.
Step 5: Give your prediction a name.
Step 6: Click on "Save current Progress"
Step 7: Enter an email-address.
Step 8: ???
Step 9: Profit!
Whoever has the best prediction will win 10$.
Tournament Participants and Organizers are allowed to make predictions but will not get money should they be on the first place. In that case whoever has the next best prediction wins the money.