Pipe dream thread moved to the Newbie Tank.
Nevermind paying refs, someone's gonna have to pay the "horde of zombies" if they aren't players. Plus makeup and protective gear for the Zs.
@OP: what you seem to be overlooking is the European event is drawing 200+ paying participants for their events. If you're really serious about this (and that's a big IF cuz we see a metric assload of people come through here with big ideas that never evolve beyond a 10 page thread on the forum) you need to stop, read what's been said here very carefully and rethink your plan in a big way.