Final Control Point - Detailing Mini Contest 2017

Discussion in 'Contests' started by Freyja, Apr 5, 2017.

  1. TyeZenneth

    TyeZenneth L6: Sharp Member

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    How long is 'stupidly long' when it comes to forum names?
     
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  2. Micnax

    aa Micnax I maek map

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    As long as you feel is stupidly long.

    I'm guessing anything more than two words ie: A Boojum Snark would shorten to _abs or _boojum.
     
  3. The Siphon

    The Siphon L6: Sharp Member

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    Does it have to be like a logical design that map be in a normal map, or can it just be completely free design with simple rule being that it's a final point?
     
  4. Viperi

    aa Viperi not actually a snek

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    Free design, but the control point shouldn't feel like it doesn't belong there. Think about what would BLU want to takeover in that area/theme, what would they get for taking over it, then base it off those thoughts.
     
  5. Freyja

    aa Freyja ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

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    I mean, you can technically do whatever you want.

    But be aware that at least in the past, most people that have posted their feedback (inc. mine) have taken into consideration how it feels like it's part of a bigger map rather than an isolated detail box.
     
  6. harritron2k2

    harritron2k2 L1: Registered

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    Well, speaking that half the feedback I get on maps is too much detail/prop spam, I think I need to enter this ;)
     
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  7. Diva Dan

    aa Diva Dan hello!

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    As long as it is intelligent spam!
     
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  8. BigfootBeto

    aa BigfootBeto Too obsessed with perfection

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    I have a feeling we're going to see alot of cylindrical rooms and brushes for this contest.
     
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  9. AsG_Alligator

    aa AsG_Alligator trigger_hiss

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    What? Pff.... Nah, not at all... Not... at... eh...

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  10. Crowbar

    aa Crowbar perfektoberfest

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    Round stuff is great.
     
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  11. obodobear

    obodobear L4: Comfortable Member

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    I've been sitting on a 5cp map for a while that I hit a wall in, I actually really liked the layout of the last point so I think I might take that edit it, and detail everything really nicely
     
  12. obodobear

    obodobear L4: Comfortable Member

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    Also I just thought of this, does the control point have to be something you can interact with? Or can it just be a simple prop?
     
  13. tomGER

    tomGER L2: Junior Member

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    very soon = same week ... ._.
     
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  14. Hydrogen

    Hydrogen MvM Maniac

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    They both launched on the same day. We worded that sentence poorly on purpose so as to not ruin the surprise for this contest.
     
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  15. Freyja

    aa Freyja ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

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    Just needs to be a simple prop
     
  16. Aman

    Aman L5: Dapper Member

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    Well I need to practice detailing anyway, so this seems like a great contest. Count me in.
     
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  17. Gorgonzilla

    Gorgonzilla L2: Junior Member

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    Can I make Red Spawn for the final control point?
    It is part of the area as well so... is it allowed? finale2017_gorgonzilla.JPG
    It would be just after the stairs.
     
  18. Crash

    aa Crash func_nerd

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    If you can fit it in and feel like it adds to your final, then yes.
     
  19. miloman99

    miloman99 L1: Registered

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    hm , im going to finish the final heist in gta online no- oh whats this now?
     
  20. Moonrat

    aa Moonrat The end of an era

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    God damn that deadline is a hell of a long way away.