96 different people played 48 games of Puerto Rico this year. Thanks everyone for your support!
Congratulations to Micah McCormick! He won the final game with 42 points. 27 were from shipping, with 17 building points and no bonus buildings. Subtracting his 2 point bid for 3rd seat gave him a 1 point lead over Michael Kaltman.
3rd through 6th place are: Ed Gilliland (38 points in final), Marcy Morellis (37 points), Barry A. Barnes and Rob Murray.
The tournament has 3 preliminary rounds. The top 16 players competed in the four games of the semifinal round. The 4 winners were matched in the final round. This was the 2nd year without a quarterfinal round.
There will be a transcript of the final game here soon.
A video of the bidding for seat position will be on YouTube.
A video of the final game will be on YouTube.