The tournament to determine the heirs to the Crown of the East Kingdom is being fought today in the Shire of Nordenhalle. The East Kingdom Gazette will be providing updates throughout the day as they become available.
A complete list (with photographs) of the entered combatants and their consorts can be found through the East Kingdom Fall Crown Tournament Field Guide (click the link to view the .pdf file)
Photograph of the assembled contestants and consorts at the start of the Tourney courtesy of Harun Njam Shirazi, Casanova Imagery.
The first round, which was fought in four even round-robin pools, is complete. The top four finishers from each of these pools has advanced to the double-elimination round of 16.
The combatants in the round of 16 are as follows:
Centurion Tiberius Nautius Maximus vs.
Jarl Ivan Ivanov Syn Dimitriov Vynuk Tzardikov
Lord Bison of Thunder vs.
Lord Corwin Blackthorn
Sir Matthew D’Arden vs.
Master Richard Crowe
Pan Jan Janowicz Bogdanski vs.
Sir Ryouko’jin of Iron Skies
Master Ávaldr Valbjarnarson vs.
Viscount Culann mac Cianain
Duke Magnus Tindal vs.
Honorable Lord Vlad Iliescu
Baron Elglin of House Eagle vs.
Duke Randal of the Dark
Sir Hrafn Bonesetter vs.
Sir Zhigmun’ Czypsser
This post has been updated to reflect the pairings in the first round.