On LittleGolem are played tournaments for every game:
- Monthly Cup
- User tournaments
There exists Waitting Room and is possible to invite to play some player.
Time control is used in all tournaments.
The championship is the main type of tournament on LG. Players are divided into groups in each league. There is only one group in the first league. In the second league there are two groups. In the third four, etc.
The winner in the first league is the champion.
The top two players in each group advance to the next higher league. Players up to fifth stay playing in their league.
A new championship starts for each variant once a year. There is a start date for each variant. Exceptions are championships where more than 30 players are entered. These start on the first day of the month following the end of the previous championship.
This is the calendar of when each variant starts if the number of registered players is less than 30.
Draughts - Dameo Go - Size 37x37 WYPS - Italian 14 WYPS - Japanese 8 WYPS - Dutch 8 Hex - Size 19 Reversi - Size 6x6 EinStein würfelt nicht! - 3-points match EinStein würfelt nicht! - Backwards capture Morelli - Size 9
WYPS - Slovak 5 WYPS - Slovak 14 WYPS - Russian 8 QYPS - Size 5 Twixt PP - Size 24 Four in a row - Size 6x7 Four in a row - Size 10x10 Lines of Action - Scramble Lines of Action - Quick Lines of Action - Black Hole EinStein würfelt nicht! - 1-point game Havannah - Size 10 Tumbleweed - Size 8
Go - Random100 WYPS - English 14 WYPS - English 5 WYPS - Polish 8 OSKI - French OSKI - Spanish Hex - Size 13 Golem Word Game - 100 letters EinStein würfelt nicht! - 11-points match Slither - Size 13
Shogi - Shogi 5x6 Shogi - Shogi 5x6 PLUS WYPS - Italian 8 WYPS - Czech 8 Polyomino - mini OSKI - Greek Twixt PP - Size 48
Draughts - English Draughts/Checkers Shogi - Shogi WYPS - German 14 WYPS - Slovak 8 QYPS - Size 8 OSKI - Dutch Hex - Size 11 Amazons - Cross StreetSoccer - Street Soccer Havannah - Size 4
Go - Toroidal Go Shogi - Mini Shogi WYPS - English 8 LYNGK - Stack6 Gomoku - Gomoku Pro 9x9 Dots and Boxes - Size 4x4 Lines of Action - Size 8x8 EinStein würfelt nicht! - 5-points match EinStein würfelt nicht! - 50-points match Havannah - Size 5 Morelli - Size 11
ConHex - ConHex Go - Size 13x13 Polyomino - penta Twixt PP - Size 30 Breakthrough - Size 8 Havannah - Size 6
Draughts - International Draughts Go - Hahn Pointing System Chess - Chess WYPS - German 8 WYPS - French 14 WYPS - Spanish 14 WYPS - Russian 11 Polyomino - small OSKI - Italian Reversi - Size 10x10 Amazons - Size 10 Dots and Boxes - Size 6x6 EinStein würfelt nicht! - 7-points match Havannah - Size 7 Slither - Size 9 Catchup - Random Morelli - Size 13 Morelli - Size 31 Tumbleweed - Size 11
WYPS - Greek 14 Polyomino - hexa OSKI - Slovak Hex - Size 15 Four in a row - Size 8x8 Gomoku - Gomoku Pro Gomoku - Gomoku Dots and Boxes - Size 7x7 EinStein würfelt nicht! - Black hole Havannah - Size 8
Go - Size 19x19 WYPS - Japanese 14 WYPS - Dutch 14 OSKI - English Reversi - Size 12x12 Connect6 - Connect6 Havannah - Size 9 Tumbleweed - Size 4
XiangQi - XiangQi Shogi - Tori Shogi WYPS - French 8 WYPS - Spanish 8 WYPS - Slovak 11 WYPS - Russian 5 WYPS - Russian 14 WYPS - Numeric small Reversi - Size 8x8 DVONN - DVONN Four in a row - Size 9x9 EinStein würfelt nicht! - 19-points match Catchup - Size 7
Go - Size 9x9 Go - Size 27x27 Chess - Chess960 Shogi - Shogi 3x4 WYPS - English 11 WYPS - Polish 14 WYPS - Greek 8 WYPS - Numeric OSKI - German TZAAR - Random Dots and Boxes - Size 5x5 Catchup - Size 5 Tumbleweed - Size 6 Oceans 11 - Deck 54
The tournament starts immediately when 5 players are logged in. Each player plays against every other player. The winners of all groups started during the month will play in the following month’s tournament. The winners of all monthly cups during the year play in the following year’s tournament.
For each game there is a running tournament. The players are lined up in a list. Players challenge the player in the higher position, up to CEIL (SQRT (position)). Example:
If the challenger wins the game, he overtakes his opponent. Players challenge a maximum of 1 player and defend against 2 players. A new game with the same opponent is possible only after 14 days after the common game. The game starts immediately when the player registers for the tournament. The games are started automatically. Players always challenge the player in the highest available position.
Simple waiting room for playing rated games.
Players can create their own round robin tournaments.
The player can invite another player to a game.