Hunger Games Contest!

     

Welcome to the games!  All tributes have been randomly assigned 3 items from the cornucopia.  Stay tuned here for daily updates, and to see who is in the lead.  The winner receives a $25 gift certificate to AMC Cinemas.

Items in the Cornucopia

Water, Medicine, Hammer, Knife, Bread, Crackers, Bow & Arrow, Shoes, Blanket, Flashlight, Anti-Venom, Shield, Sword, Rope, Matches, Beef Strips, Water Container, Wire, Slingshot, Sleeping Bag, Book about Edible Plants, Blue Tarp, Fire Starters, Bandages, Sheet, Iodine Tablets, Magnifying Glass, Backpack, Metal Pot, Ax, Fever Reducing Medication

March 1:  Scenario:  The Games have begun.   It is blazing hot outside and you desperately need water!  Luckily you found a stream.  5 points if you have a container to carry it in, and 5  points if you already have water from the cornucopia.   2 points for everyone else who has to drink directly from the stream and then move on.

Where You Stand 

Tribute 1:  2 points

Tribute 2:  2 points

Tribute 3:  2 points

Tribute 4:  10 points

Tribute 5:  2 points

Tribute 6:   5 points

Tribute 7:  2 points

Tribute 8:  2 points

Tribute 9:  2 points

March 2:  Scenario:  You caught a rabbit stuck in the bushes but you will not eat it raw.  5 points for having matches or fire starters.  1 point for having a magnifying glass.

Where You Stand 

Tribute 1:  2 points + 1 point = 3 points

Tribute 2:  2 points + 5 points = 7 points

Tribute 3:  2 points

Tribute 4:  10 points

Tribute 5:  2 points

Tribute 6:   5 points

Tribute 7:  2 points

Tribute 8:  2 points

Tribute 9:  2 points

March 5Scenario:  The Capital released angry wolves yesterday so you spent the entire day up in a tree and didn’t eat a thing.  Now you are starving.  10 points if you have food.  5 points for having a book  about edible plants.  5 points for wire because you can set a trap.  Also 5 points for having a bow& arrow, hammer, slingshot, knife, or sword, or ax.

Where You Stand

Tribute 1:  3 points + 10 points = 13 points

Tribute 2:  7 points

Tribute 3:  2 points + 10 points = 12 points

Tribute 4:  10 points

Tribute 5:  2 points + 20 points = 22 points

Tribute 6:   5 points

Tribute 7:  2 points + 5 points = 7 points

Tribute 8:  2 points + 10 points = 12 points

Tribute 9:  2 points + 10 points = 12 points

March 6:  Scenario:  You had no idea the nights here would be so cold.  2 points if you have a sheet, 6 points if you have a blanket, and 10 points if you have a sleeping bag.

Where You Stand

Tribute 1:  13 points

Tribute 2:  7 points

Tribute 3:  12 points + 2 points = 14 points

Tribute 4:  10 points

Tribute 5:  22 points

Tribute 6:   5 points

Tribute 7:  7 points + 10 points = 17 points

Tribute 8:  12 points

Tribute 9:  12 points

March 7:  Scenario:  The capital planted sharp rocks all over the arena.   5 points for having a pair  or shoes so you can keep moving.

Where You Stand

Tribute 1:  13 points

Tribute 2:  7 points

Tribute 3:  14 points

Tribute 4:  10 points + 5 points = 15 points

Tribute 5:  22 points

Tribute 6:   5 points

Tribute 7:  17 points

Tribute 8:  12 points

Tribute 9:  12 points

March 8:  Scenario:  If you have a fire starter or matches, then you started a fire to keep warm at night, but now someone has spotted you and is beginning to chase you.  Lose 5 points.

Where You Stand

Tribute 1:  13 points

Tribute 2:  7 points – 5 points = 2 points

Tribute 3:  14 points

Tribute 4:  15 points

Tribute 5:  22 points

Tribute 6:   5 points

Tribute 7:  17 points

Tribute 8:  12 points

Tribute 9:  12 points

March 9:  Scenario:  Apparently you have been unconscious for quite awhile, but when you wake up you feel better – just unbelievably hungry!  You are not strong enough to walk on your own and you certainly can’t hunt, but you need food fast.  10 points for having bread, crackers, beef strips, or a book about edible plants because you aren’t sure if the berries you collected earlier are safe to eat or not.

Where You Stand

Tribute 1:  13 points + 10 points = 23 points

Tribute 2:  2 points

Tribute 3:  14 points

Tribute 4:  15 points

Tribute 5:  22 points + 10 points = 32 points

Tribute 6:   5 points

Tribute 7:  17 points

Tribute 8:  12 points + 10 points = 22 points

Tribute 9:  12 points + 10 points = 22 points

March 12:  Scenario:  All of your water has run out and for kicks the capital has contaminated all of the water in the arena.  You drank the water and are now violently sick with an infection and a fever.  10 points for having fever-reducing medication, and 10 points for having iodine tablets to purify the water!

Where You Stand

Tribute 1:  23 points + 10 points = 33 points

Tribute 2:  2 points

Tribute 3:  14 points

Tribute 4:  15 points

Tribute 5:  32 points

Tribute 6:   5 points

Tribute 7:  17 points + 10 points = 27 points

Tribute 8:  22 points +10 points = 32 points

Tribute 9:  22 points

March 13:  Scenario:  This game is tough.  Receive 5 points if you have one or more weapons.

Where You Stand

Tribute 1:  33 points

Tribute 2:  2 points

Tribute 3:  14 points + 5 points = 19 points

Tribute 4:  15 points

Tribute 5:  32 points + 5 points = 37 points

Tribute 6:   5 points

Tribute 7:  27 points + 5 points = 32 points

Tribute 8:  32 points

Tribute 9:  22 points + 5 points = 27 points

March 14:  Scenario:  You have collected a lot of things.  10 points if you have a backpack so you can take them all with you and not risk someone stealing them from your home base during the day.

Where You Stand

Tribute 1:  33 points

Tribute 2:  2 points

Tribute 3:  19 points

Tribute 4:  15 points

Tribute 5:  37 points

Tribute 6:   5 points + 10 points = 15 points

Tribute 7:  32 points

Tribute 8:  32 points

Tribute 9:  27 points

March 15:  Scenario:  You have an excess of freshly cooked meat.  You want to take it with you, but you know animals will be attracted to your scent all day.  You need this meat to survive over the next few days.  10 points for rope so you can tie it high in a tree to return to later.

Where You Stand

Tribute 1:  33 points

Tribute 2:  2 points + 10 points = 12 points

Tribute 3:  19 points

Tribute 4:  15 points

Tribute 5:  37 points

Tribute 6:  15 points

Tribute 7:  32 points

Tribute 8:  32 points

Tribute 9:  27 points

March 16:  Scenario:  While running from tributes, you fall and scrape both of your knees very badly.  5 points for medicine, 5 points for water to rinse the wound, or 5 points for bandages to keep the wounds clean.

Where You Stand

Tribute 1:  33 points + 5 points = 38 points

Tribute 2:  12 points

Tribute 3:  19 points

Tribute 4:  15 points + 5 points = 20 points

Tribute 5:  37 points

Tribute 6:  15 points

Tribute 7:  32 points

Tribute 8:  32 points

Tribute 9:  27 points + 5 points = 32 points

March 19:  Scenario:  The capital let loose a bunch of poisonous snakes and one bites you.  If you have anti-venom, receive 5 points.  Everyone else, lose 2 points for having to spend 2-3 days recovering.

Where You Stand

Tribute 1:  38 points – 2 points = 36 points

Tribute 2:  12 points – 2 points = 10 points

Tribute 3:  19 points –  2 points = 17 points

Tribute 4:  20 points – 2 points = 18 points

Tribute 5:  37 points – 2 points =35  points

Tribute 6:  15 points – 2 points = 13 points

Tribute 7:  32 points + 5 points = 37 points

Tribute 8:  32 points – 2 points = 30 points

Tribute 9:  32 points – 2 points = 30 points


March 20:  Scenario:  The capital has planted TONS of edible fruit trees and berry bushes in one section of the arena in hopes of drawing the tributes into the same area to get the game going for viewers tuning in at home.  You don’t want to be forced into this situation, so 5 points if you have food already!

Where You Stand

Tribute 1:  36 points + 5 points = 41 points

Tribute 2:  10 points

Tribute 3:  17 points

Tribute 4:  18 points

Tribute 5:  35  points + 5 points = 40 points

Tribute 6:  13 points + 5 points = 18 points

Tribute 7:  37 points + 5 points = 42 points

Tribute 8:  30 points + 5 points = 35 points

Tribute 9:  30 points

March 21:  The capital introduced a blazing hot sun today.  It is so intense, if you step out of the shade for 5 minutes your skin will start to sizzle.  10 points if you have water or a water container so you can use your water to make mud to cover your skin while you are on the move.

Where You Stand

Tribute 1:  41 points

Tribute 2:  10 points

Tribute 3:  17 points

Tribute 4:  18 points + 10 points = 28 points

Tribute 5:  40 points

Tribute 6:  18 points + 10 points = 28 points

Tribute 7:  42 points

Tribute 8:  35 points

Tribute 9:  30 points

March 22:  The Last Scenario:  You made an ally and together the two of you decide to challenge the capital by not killing the other tributes and trying to convince others to do the same!  You earn 10 points!

Where You Stand

Tribute 1:  41 points + 10 points = 51 points

Tribute 2:  10 points + 10 points = 20 points

Tribute 3:  17 points + 10 points = 27 points

Tribute 4:  28 points + 10 points = 38 points

Tribute 5:  40 points + 10 points = 50 points

Tribute 6:  28 points + 10 points = 38 points

Tribute 7:  42 points + 10 points = 52 points

Tribute 8:  35 points + 10 points = 45 points

Tribute 9:  30 points + 10 points = 40 points

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR WINNER:  TRIBUTE #7! GARRET

FEEL FREE TO COME TO THE LIBRARY AT ANY POINT TO COLLECT YOUR AMC GIFT CERTIFICATE TO SEE THE MOVIE!

Thanks everyone for playing!

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