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'''Eyes That Do Not See''' (or '''Eyes''' for short) is a tossup-only visual arts tournament presented in visual form. As of 2010, there have been two incarnations of the tournament.  Both tournaments have been written by [[Mike Bentley]].
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'''Eyes That Do Not See''' (or '''Eyes''' for short) is a tossup-only visual arts tournament by [[Mike Bentley]], presented in [[visual tournament|visual]] form. With its first iteration coming in 2010, Eyes is the earliest [[side event]] to use the visual format that it pioneered.
  
==Mechanics==
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===Iterations===
The tournament is run as a PowerPoint presentation.  Each tossup begins with a statement of what the question is asking for (e.g. "Identify the artist" or "Name the painting").  Each slide then contains an image, such that the first slide contains the hardest image and the last slide the easiest image (imitating a regular pyramidal quizbowl tossup).
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As of 2019, there have been ten incarnations of the tournament, with seemingly no end in sight.
  
[[Category: Tournaments]] [[Category: Subject tournaments]]
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The first six Eyes That Do Not See tournaments are stored at the bottom of [http://www.doc-ent.com/trash/index.html this page] and on the [[packet archive]]. All released sets are found in the following links:
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[https://hsquizbowl.org/forums/viewtopic.php?t=12025#p224821 Eyes I & II],
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[https://hsquizbowl.org/forums/viewtopic.php?t=12025#p233122 Eyes III],
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[https://hsquizbowl.org/forums/viewtopic.php?t=13591#p252951 Eyes IV],
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[https://hsquizbowl.org/forums/viewtopic.php?t=14874#p273918 Eyes V],
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[https://hsquizbowl.org/forums/viewtopic.php?t=17051 Eyes VI],
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[https://hsquizbowl.org/forums/viewtopic.php?t=18074#p316585 Eyes VII],
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[https://hsquizbowl.org/forums/viewtopic.php?f=21&t=19298#p329254 Eyes VIII], and
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[https://hsquizbowl.org/forums/viewtopic.php?f=21&t=20160#p342001 Eyes IX]
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Eyes X is unposted as of 11/11/19.
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Some may require keys/may be temporary - contact Mike Bentley if you have trouble getting copies of the sets.
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[[Category: Tournaments]]
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[[Category: Subject tournaments]]
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[[Category: Side events]]

Latest revision as of 12:22, 11 November 2019

Eyes That Do Not See (or Eyes for short) is a tossup-only visual arts tournament by Mike Bentley, presented in visual form. With its first iteration coming in 2010, Eyes is the earliest side event to use the visual format that it pioneered.

Iterations

As of 2019, there have been ten incarnations of the tournament, with seemingly no end in sight.

The first six Eyes That Do Not See tournaments are stored at the bottom of this page and on the packet archive. All released sets are found in the following links:

Eyes I & II, Eyes III, Eyes IV, Eyes V, Eyes VI, Eyes VII, Eyes VIII, and Eyes IX

Eyes X is unposted as of 11/11/19.

Some may require keys/may be temporary - contact Mike Bentley if you have trouble getting copies of the sets.