On Thu, 14 Aug 2008, Doug Orleans wrote:
It is totally NOT mandatory to play/vote for all the games! The voting
process is explicitly set up to allow ballots that do not mention every
game; you only have to vote for a minimum of two games (because relative
rankings are all that matter). I wish we could somehow make this more
clear on the main contest page.
Improving that wording is something I'll add this to my wiki TODO list.
* If you play at least two games, your vote will count for something.
* Any games you don't play will neither suffer nor benefit from not being
on your ballot: their rankings would be identical to if you hadn't voted
I wish I could vote for president with a Condorcet-style ballot.