Meet with other local Diplomacy Players. Get together and play this and its Variants about international intrigue. Very friendly to new players with world class mentors and helpers abound in the hobby. We also have extensive contacts for play by email as well as hosting several Diplomacy Tournament events yearly in the Bay Area
You have been waiting, and now it is here! San Jose Diplomacy Tournament (more fondly known as Whipping) is back for another year!
Come one! Come all! Sunny California beckons you all into its warm embrace. Stab your friends in the back and frolic in the sunshine!
3 nail biting rounds of Diplomacy in the heart of Downtown San Jose! April 6th and 7th, 2 rounds Saturday and 1 round on Sunday. Friday night shenanigans will be had! Details to come on that.
If you have any questions, please email any and all to [masked] or message Siobhan directly any way you know how!
Round 1 - 9:00am Saturday, April 6
Round 2 - 6:00pm Saturday, April 6
Round 3 - 9:00am Sunday, April 7 (this round will end at a predetermined time between 1:30 and 3:00pm)
PLEASE NOTE: Registration for each round will begin 30 minutes before the start times above.
Scoring System: PROBABLY Sum of Squares
Register before Jan 31: $35
Register before Feb 28: $40
After Feb 28/at the door: $50
Students: $25/$35 (Before/After Feb 28)
Message Siobhan for PayPal/Venmo information. If both of these options offend you greatly, we can figure it out! Shoot Siobhan a message and it will be sorted.
If registration costs are a significant deterrent, please message Siobhan privately to discuss arrangements.
Hotel bookings! Hotel DeAnza has set aside rooms for us at $169/night for a stay checking in 4/5 and checking out 4/7. Details to be added very shortly! (Discussing with venue now)
As for travel... SJC is your best bet on airports, but transport to/from SFO and OAK can be arranged as well. For those in the Bay, Caltrain and Amtrak are great options and drop off a half mile from the venue at Diridon station.