The Shadow King Tournament
US Chess Rated G30;d5
  Current Shadow King Points

Uses Offical US Chess rating.  Unrateds are scored as 1200s until they get  a provisional 4 game rating,

2 game 30;d5 a night.
So each Shadow King tournament actually lasts 2 nights for 4 rounds.
There will be multiple tournaments.

Winner accumulates points equal to rating of opponent.  Loser gets none.
Draw: Players get half of their opponents rating.
Forced Bye player receives average of the ratings of all players playing that round.

The two players with the highest accumulated points play best two out of three.

The winner is then Shadow King for the year