Contest idea thread!

Discussion in 'Contests' started by FaTony, Oct 8, 2008.

  1. Flamecat42

    Flamecat42 L1: Registered

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    Wasn't there an Artpass Contest a long time ago?
     
  2. Micnax

    aa Micnax L0: Terribly Lazy Mapper

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    Yup

    There was some discussion about how a new one would go down on the previous page, too.
     
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  3. Flamecat42

    Flamecat42 L1: Registered

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    View: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Yhyp-_hX2s

    I kinda wish there was another artpass contest.

     
  4. FunkEdge

    FunkEdge L2: Junior Member

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    I wold love another artpass contest! \^_^/
     
  5. Crash

    aa Crash func_nerd

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  6. SmallBiscuit

    SmallBiscuit L7: Fancy Member

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    So, question: which is coming first: BATT or Artpass? I've heard rumors of both floating around...
     
  7. Erk

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    I really see sometimes how much I've missed, while looking through this site. I see stuff like from 2008 by Boojum Snark and tons of other people that have moved on to other stuff, while I just got here.

    I had no idea that stuff like this has been going on, and I have no idea how I'm gonna catch up or even if I'll get to the same level of all these other people that have been doing this much longer than I have.
    I still could always be a mailman though
     
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  8. Micnax

    aa Micnax L0: Terribly Lazy Mapper

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    Thing is though, as older mappers move away, newer mappers come in and take their place. Keep working hard and you might land yourself as the next Booj.

    There's been a whoooole load of contest in the past here, like the Dynamic Payload contest and ACTF/PLR contest; which have a lot of stunning maps but unfortunately unheard of and unplayed nowadays.
     
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  9. Davekillerish

    aa Davekillerish Lvl O: Orange Member

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    Is there going to be another 7.2 hour detailing contest?
    I quite enjoyed it last year, and I think the contest would be fun even if it was converted to the Jam format.
     
  10. DrSquishy

    DrSquishy L5: Dapper Member

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    Being given a sort of basic layout for a 5cp/KOTH map. It has no textures/ just the dev ones and the only models are some very basic ones. From there we are given a few themes(Halloween, industrial, abandoned industrial, snowy, natural ETC) and we have a set amount of time(1 or 2 weeks) to transform this basic map into the theme given. Control points can be moved a little to suit the purposes but the general layout can't be changed(if there are 2 flank routes, one could be made into a tunnel and the other could go above, but it has to stay as 2 flank routes)
    A good idea?
     
  11. Tumbolisu

    aa Tumbolisu  I ⌄ I 

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  12. DrSquishy

    DrSquishy L5: Dapper Member

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  13. Messing Around

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  14. DrSquishy

    DrSquishy L5: Dapper Member

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    did we really need this? It's not halloween, it isn't even october!
     
  15. Viperi

    aa Viperi not actually a snek

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    Would make more sense to start it earlier than October.
     
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  16. Crowbar

    aa Crowbar perfektoberfest

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    I don't think a randomly posted picture without any text or anything else whatsoever in a thread that has a pretty specific topic is very acceptable, regardless the current month.
     
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  17. Sir_Metaladon

    Sir_Metaladon L1: Registered

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    What are the current ideas on the table for contests coming up? (since I don't like stepping on people's feet with ideas AND I can't read all of this thread + everyone's minds)
     
  18. LeSwordfish

    aa LeSwordfish semi-trained quasi-professional

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    Unofficially I have a few ideas, and I believe others do too. I don't even want to hint before I know how my schedule will shake out over the next few months though.
     
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