Hey everyone!

I want to thank all of our community members who were able to participate in the 2017 Labor Day Madness event! We had a BLAST playing a few hours of Marble Blast with such a large group of players.

If you were unable to make today's event, we have a few more in store! We'll post more details on the Forums and Discord in the coming weeks.

This year, we started the event a half hour early to make sure we resolved any connection or incompatibility issues prior to the official event start time. We had a handful of users experiencing some difficulties joining the server, and we appreciated your patience and assistance working with us to troubleshoot and work through these issues.

Once we had a large sum of players with us, we played a couple rounds of Hunt mode, including our annual King of the Marble camp. Afterwards, we spent some time trying out a few Mega Marble War rounds, immediately followed by several rounds of Co-Op.

We ended the afternoon with the King of the Mountain/Island series before finishing off with an Ultimate Time on Battlecube Finale.

We've uploaded a few action shots of the madness below; several users also streamed the entire event, and we encourage you to upload and share your videos of the madness in the comments!

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Early on in the event, playing some Mega Marble War

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Our best round of King of the Marble "camp" - Our top score this year is 302 (only 200 short of our top score in 2016)!

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Mega Marble War on Eye of the Storm - Pure chaos!

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Players cooling off in a round of Wonky Waters

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A race to the finish in a 14 Player Co-Op of Manic Bounce, PQ's hardest Expert level!

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Some technical difficulties while trying out the Puzzle series...

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Turns out, some puzzles just weren't meant for 16 players.

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Things getting a little out of control during Nukesweeper Revisited

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Jeff manages to crush everyone at skillshots

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A fitting conclusion to the end of Labor Day Madness 2017

 

Thank you again, and we'll certainly see you in 2018 for more Labor Day Madness!

~Aayrl

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CylinderKnot replied the topic: #1 05 Sep 2017 11:46
I really had fun with this. Thank you for hosting such a great event, and I look forward to this next year!

I'll have happy memories of going ham on Citadel :D