That's right, Stats Fans, the numbers are in and the inferences are statistically significant.
The past two weeks saw a large increase in painting submissions, and we now stand with 81 of our 100 fellow challengers having made a submission. As of tonight (Jan 15th) there have been 239 total submissions, including a staggering
Lets go to the trend table and comparison to this time last year:
|AHPC VII: THE STATS ROUNDUP|
|Participants w/ a Submission||47||81|
|Average per Submitter||164||270|
|Avg per Submission||87||92|
|Submitter % of Target Completed||16%||32%|
|Remaining Bouns Rounds||9,261||6,787|
|Non Submitters @ 25%||13,358||1,657|
|Projected Total Points||72,741||78,394|
|Cav / Art||69||155|
|Cav / Art||28||178|
|Cav / Art||11||18|
|Bonus Round "Bonus Points"||0%||11%|
In terms of participation, this years Challenge is at an all time high of 81% - even more impressive was the fact that the first bonus round (armor - and yes that is the CORRECT WAY to spell armour (Wrong. Ed.) shattered yet another record with
I'm sure your all sitting there at your screens in breathless anticipation of what all this record breaking activity implies for the projected total points output. Well lets crank up the ole Point-o-Projector Mechanism and dare to see the future.....
add the 3, carry the 4, sacrifice the goat and chant the dark statistical incantations ....
The number 78,394 emerges from the gloom to illuminate our lives with its unnecessary exactness.
I think I may be slightly over estimating but that's where the math stands.
In terms of scales, 28mm continues it's right and just domination of the tallies. We did see the first inclusion of bonus round points (2,500 from the
We do have some ominous news to report - the fate of the 19 non-submitters, now referred to as the "Missing 19" is in serious doubt. After painting up a passel of Spanish Fascists, it seems Curt has adopted a more authoritarian tone and making moves to purge the rolls of the missing 19. While the Challenge Constitution gives him the power to make such decrees in times of emergency and he has done so with proper notifications, such a move is unprecedented. All I can say from my position of Challenge Statistician is that Curt is adorable when he acts all authoritarian-like (Funny, Sarah says the same thing. Ed.).
|Compared to Last Year|
|Participants w/ a Submission||81||61|
|Average per Submitter||270||300|
|Avg per Submission||92||79|
|Submitter % of Target Completed||32%||34%|
|Remaining Bouns Rounds||6,787||10,250|
|Projected Total Points||78,394||69,290|
|Cav / Art||155||140|
|Cav / Art||178||25|
|Cav / Art||18||180|
|Bonus Round "Bonus Points"||11%||11%|
Well there you have, the Stats Update for week 4 is in the books. All Hail Math, All Hail Math...
(Jeez. Can't spell. Can't do math with his socks on. How did this guy get this job? Oh wait... Ed.)