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      KSI Spring 2018 Donation Drive   05/09/2018

      If KSI has made a difference in your life and you want to make a greater difference in the community, please donate here. Every donation that KSI receives is immediately put toward tournaments, events and site upgrades that improve the KSI experience for all members. “The members are KSI’s driving force, and this donation drive is an opportunity to play a larger role in creating the future of KSI,” Chief Operating Officer KSI ImPyyy 7 said. “We’re continuing our efforts to make our events and support structure bigger and better than ever, and every donation goes toward that goal.” The emphasis of this drive is improving the swag we will be giving away for Spirit Week, as well as making some necessary improvements to our server/sites. However, no donation drive has ever had the rewards and incentives this drive has. During the current donation drive, any member who donates $75 or more will receive their own customized group on the forums, complete with unique color and sprite image next to their display name. Anyone who gives *any* amount — through donations, bits, or subscriptions to KSILive — is eligible for a VIP-only event that will be hosted at Spirit Week. Should you feel usual donations are too much, but still want to contribute, you can subscribe to our Twitch channel, KSILive. All subscribers will still receive a Twitch Sub award, the “I ❤️ KSILive” group, and be entered into the VIP only event at Spirit Week. This will allow members to show off the perks of contributing more to the community. As always, despite the rewards for higher-level awards, there are still perks for those who aren’t able to reach that threshold. Any and all donations will be thanked and rewarded with the “I ❤ KSI” member group on the forums, ‘Spring Chicken’ donation award, as well as specific tiered forums awards based upon the amount donated.  The awards will be: Platinum $1-$25
      Diamond, $26-$74
      Oynx $75 Thank you, KSI Web Staff
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      KSI Spirit Week 2018   05/14/2018

      Announcing: KSI Spirit Week 2018 The past year has been a wild ride for KSI, but we are growing and improving each and every day. As we've done since 2011, we are throwing our annual KSI celebration at Spirit Week! We are happy to report to you that the schedule and events have been set, so mark your calendars for June 20-24, 2018! The information below can be found in the Spirit Week section of the forums, which can be found here: http://www.ksiforums.org/forum/228-spirit-week/. --- **Schedule** June 20 - Wednesday - Opening Ceremony - 8 p.m.
      * Opening Ceremony - KSILive
      * Poker 7's (2 Reps per division) - KSILive
      * Overwatch 3v3 CTF  - KSILive2
      * Forums Challenge June 21 - Thursday - 8 p.m.
      * Black Ops 2 4v4 Search and Destroy - KSILive
      * Halo 5 4v4 CTF - KSILive2
      * Halo 5 7's FFA (2 Reps per division; will follow the 4v4) - KSILive2 June 22 - Friday - 8 p.m.
      * Karaoke (2 singers, 45 sec limit.) - KSILive
      * Rocket League 2v2 (2 teams per division) - KSILive2 June 23 - Saturday - 8 p.m.
      * WW2 4v4 Team Deathmatch (2 teams per division) - KSILive
      * WW2 7's FFA (2 Reps per division; will follow the 4v4) - KSILive
      * Destiny 2 4v4 Control - KSILive2 June 24 - Sunday - Closing Ceremony - 6 p.m.
      * Donor FFA  - UNO (pre-stream; 2 p.m.) - KSILive
      * Closing Ceremony - KSILive --- **Minecraft Event** The Minecraft event will begin several weeks before the event. Details are outlined in the divisional sign-up thread in the Spirit Week section that can be found here: --- **Event Sign Ups** All sign-ups will be posted in the Spirit Week section with details on the events. A Co-Founder or higher in the division is responsible for posting the sign-ups. No other members should be posting the sign ups. The rosters can be changed up until the sign-ups close thirty minutes before the event begins. All members who compete must be registered on the forums and/or documented on G14/Omega before 21 May 2018. Any member recruited into KSI and entered into the CMS after 21 May will not be eligible to compete in the games on the consoles. They will be eligible for the Forums Poll, Minecraft build-off, Donor FFA, and Social Media events. --- **Donor Free-For-All** There will be a Donor-only Free-For-All event on Sunday, June 24 at 2 p.m. EST. To be eligible, you must donate at least $5 to the Donation Drive through our PayPal, a Twitch Subscription to KSILive, or Bit Donations in the stream between now and June 20, 2018 -- the start of Spirit Week. The Free-For-All will be a UNO tournament at https://play.unofreak.com/. Those who play UNO will be eligible to get one (1) participation point per division, and winners of the event will be eligible for individual prizes. --- **Prizes** Individual prizes must be redeemed by contacting KSI's CFO, KSI Ace 7. If a prize is not claimed by 1 August 2018, you will forfeit your right to them and they will be recycled for future use. In total, more than $300 in prizes will be up for grabs between individual winners and the top-3 divisions at the end of the weekend. --- **Divisional Cup** As with all of our major events -- Spring Break, Spirit Week, and Fall Classic -- the final standings of the event will contribute to the Divisional Cup standings. --- **Scoring Guide** Each event will be graded as follows. The Forums Challenge Poll will open in the Spirit Week section of the forums on the first night. For a division to get a participation point for the Challenge, they must garner 20 votes in the poll. For the rest of the events, they must have one team show up and compete. If they field two teams, they will not gain a second participation point. 1st = +3 points
      2nd = +2 points
      3rd = +1 point
      Participate = 1 point --- **Social Media** If you don't know, we have a Facebook and Twitter! Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/KSIGlobalOfficial/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/KSIGlobalGaming Divisional activity for Spirit Week will be judged by KSI's Board of Directors and Social Media curators. The official hashtags for Spirit Week are #KSI and #SpiritWeek. Using those hashtags and denoting your division in your posts will make it easier for us to see and rebroadcast your posts. Divisions are eligible for additional points as a result of their social media activity, including posting, new followers, new likes, and posts showing KSI Spirit. --- **Scoreboard** --- Thank you for reading, and we hope to see you all at Spirit Week 2018! Love, The Board.
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KSI July 28 Town Hall Q&A Question Submission

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It's time for July's KSI Town Hall Q&A!

The point of this post is for you to submit questions to the panels of leaders and members to answer at 8:30 p.m. EST on Friday, July 28!

Post up any question/idea/topic about KSI, gaming, or whatever, below, and we will try to get to it. :)

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Which games coming out in the next 6 months will the senior leadership be looking at to potentially make new squad types on?

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Do you have any huge upcoming news that you could possibly give us a sneak peek on? :) 

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I would like to see actual team's set up through the specific Squads. For games like Smite for example. Destiny would be another one. Mainly in MOBA's I find this important. There is so much more then just a mechanical aspect of the game. Mechanically you can be amazing. However if you are going against a focused team who just understands each other's play style you still loose regardless of your ability.

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1 hour ago, SnowWhite8321 said:

I would like to see actual team's set up through the specific Squads. For games like Smite for example. Destiny would be another one. Mainly in MOBA's I find this important. There is so much more then just a mechanical aspect of the game. Mechanically you can be amazing. However if you are going against a focused team who just understands each other's play style you still loose regardless of your ability.

This one has been advertised to the squads. It's up to the squads and divisions to set those up. I would talk to your squad leadership to get that set up.

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2 hours ago, ImPyyy said:

This one has been advertised to the squads. It's up to the squads and divisions to set those up. I would talk to your squad leadership to get that set up.

Awesome. Thank you I will start there.

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Pst.... I'm back with... not one... not two... but ten items!! Discuss them wisely!!! :) hehe... I tried to come up with some tricky ones! You're welcome!! Enjoy!!

 

1) How do you define success?

2)How would you define your success within the KSI community?

3)Although some have failed would you advise them to keep trying in order to reach success?

4)Is there such thing as absolute truth?

5) With Number 4 being brought up, what is a lie you've told? (Stealing a cookie from the cookie jar?)

6)In your opinion what is the difference between existing and living?

7) If you missed the topic about dreams and goals (:p) what are your dream and goals for KSI? Anything you haven't told us already?

8) I've noticed a few people complaining of not knowing things because it was on the forums. How would you promote the forums? Why we should have one? How some leaders should promote it? (You can add on to this however so. I believe the forums is a great site and those who are not on it are missing out incredibly.)

9) What is an idea you have that you wished could be implemented within the community today?

10) To promote kindness, I challenge you all to say one nice thing to each other. I believe sometimes we get caught up teasing each other that we forget to show we care. It's a rough world, you never know how much your words mean. 

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As we are meant to be advertising KSI as a postitive gaming community shouldn't rule 2 include KSI does not tolerate discrimination in any form including but not limited to racism sexism and harassment by or towards anybody instead of just KSI members

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When you first joined KSI did you ever expect it to be this successful as well as have as many divisions as we do now? Where do you see us going in 5 years from where we are now.

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I would love to use to the forums more but the forums are very backwards to me. Can we by chance have it where the last post is on top and not at the end?

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