The following rules represent the standard ruleset for Tournaments being held by Royal Arts fencing academy. This includes: Ascalon, Blue Box, Looking Sharpe, and Hemmageddon
General Operating Rules
1.6 - Actions that Stop a Bout
The following circumstances will stop a fencing bout:
- A fencer makes a hit
- A safety concern, which could be due to equipment, safety gear, unsafe conduct, spectator interference, etc.
- Weapons with broken or missing pieces
- Anything of reasonable concern to a referee
- Anyone other than combatants and judges entering the ring.