Pouring Rain Open 2023


21. & 22. October

We are pleased to announce the ninth Pouring Rain Open, the first and biggest NAF-sanctioned tournament in Norway!

The city: Bergen, Norway

The venue: “Nordnes bydelshus” – same as the last couple of years.  Located in the City Centre in Bergen at Klosteret 2

The players’ pack is still in the dressing room, but the most important stuff is right here…
Ruleset for Pouring Rain Open 2023
You are given 1,120,000 gold pieces to build your team. You may purchase players, rerolls, apothecary, coaches, and cheerleaders as normal with this money.
The following inducements are allowed:
0-1 Halfling Master Chef (300k, 100k for halfling teams)
0-2 Bloodweiser Kegs (50k)
0-3 Bribes 100k (Bribery & Corruption teams, 50k)
0-2 Wandering Apothecaries (100k)
0-1 Morgue Assistant (100k)
0-1 Plague Doctor (100k)
0-1 Riotous Rookies (100k)
Nothing else is allowed, be it a Blood Bowl Rulebook or Death Zone inducement.
Star Players are not permitted. No bribes allowed if your team has one or more players with the “Sneaky Git” Skill.
Tier 1 teams get 42 SPP to spend:
Amazon, Chaos Dwarf, Dark Elf, Dwarf, Human, High Elf, Lizardmen, Necromantic Horror, Norse, Orcs, Shambling Undead, Skaven, Underworld Denizens, Wood Elf
Tier 2 teams get 54 SPP to spend:
Black Orc, Chaos Chosen, Chaos Renegade, Elven Union, Imperial Nobility, Khorne, Nurgle, Old World Alliance, Slann, Snotlings, Tomb Kings, Vampire
Tier 3 teams get 66 SPP to spend:
Goblin, Halfling, Ogre
Primary Skills are 6 SPP / Secondary Skills are 12 SPP.
No Stat increases or random skills.
You may put a second Primary skill on one or more players. A player with two Primary skills will cost 14 SPP.
This ruleset is based on the Chaos Cup (The US NAF major).
The cost, and how to sign up
– NOK 350,- for all, both members and non-members of The NAF.
– If you are not a NAF-member, we’ll include the membership in the cost.
– Pay by Paypal to sj_norway@hotmail.com or Vipps to 40531266 (Stephen Smith)
– Mark the payment Pouring Rain Open, your name, e-mail and (if possible) your NAF nick and number.
– Choose “send a gift” or similar option to avoid fees.
We can’t wait to see you all again!

Big thanks to our awesome sponsors: