ETC Shield is an annual trophy that is given to the country who wins the tournament throughout all the systems combined.
The trophy is gifted to the winning country for the whole year for bragging rights and brought back to the event to be presented for that years winners.
Here is the scoring system.
Main Team Events (Fantasy, 40K, FoW)
- Generalship: 20 pts for winner. 15 for 2nd, then 12-10-8-6-5-4-3-2. Only the first 10 positions are scoring positions.
- Best Painted: 5-4-3-2 for the top 4
- Sportsmanship: 5-4-3-2 for the top 4
- Participation: 1 point for all participating countries that haven't scored in any of the above categories
Side Events (X-Wing, KoW Teams, KoW Singles) and ESC:
- Generalship: Upper 10% of the participants (rounding down, with a minimum of 1) receive 1 point for their Nation, with a max of 3 points per nation.
- Participation: All Nations with one or more participants receive 1 point.