|30/12/2009 17:20:35 WeeWar Times Map Making Contest - Win a year of Pro!|
Here's the post:
The contest will begin with the publishing of this post and will end on January 31st-ish. I will close the contest to new entries sometime on the February 1st with a comment on this post that will serve as the official end of the contest.
The Prize? 1 year of WeeWar Pro to the account of your choice!
- 2 Player map
- Maps must be new creations for this contest
- No special rules (like turn off hovercraft)
- Able to be completed in a reasonable amount of time – 30 turns is a good number to think about
- Map must have WeeWar Times in the title: work it into the title, stick it off to the end after a dash, whatever just get it in there somehow
- Entries are to be posted as a comment here
- Finalists will be chosen by WeeWar Times writers and presented to the WeeWar Community for a vote to determine the winner via a poll on the forum, voting will be open for a week before the winner is announced
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|30/12/2009 20:44:43 Re:WeeWar Times Map Making Contest - Win a year of Pro!|
|Wow! 2 entries all ready! - test them out and leave your comments in a reply to the submission|
|30/12/2009 21:13:29 Re:WeeWar Times Map Making Contest - Win a year of Pro!|
I'm not a fan of 2 player games, but I'll make maps if people want.
|30/12/2009 21:15:33 Re:WeeWar Times Map Making Contest - Win a year of Pro!|
|If this goes well and is as fun as I think it is going to be then maybe we'll do a team or FFA map contest in the future|
|31/12/2009 09:59:34 Re:WeeWar Times Map Making Contest - Win a year of Pro!|
Could this be stickied for the duration of the competition? It's not just shameless self-promotion
Hints and Guidelines and General Waffle
By limiting ourselves to 2-player maps, we give ourselves a manageable amount to evaluate, but there's no reason not to do others, as Tyger says.
Some characteristics of a good map for me are:
Test your map(s) as both colo(u)rs of course and have fun! What you do will provide entertainment for many players and your claim to weewar fame and immortality are assured!
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|11/01/2010 06:40:07 Re:WeeWar Times Map Making Contest - Win a year of Pro!|
Here's my entry - Nile-istic Red Sea REVOLUTION! 1.0 a la Weewar Times
Feedback on balancing or whatever most welcome, on this forum thread: http://weewar.com/forum/posts/list/1155.page
Have played it as blue, and it seems fairly balanced
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|12/01/2010 21:42:41 Re:WeeWar Times Map Making Contest - Win a year of Pro!|
WeeWar Times Wetland by Nature_God
I have not yet even got to a round 3 on it yet and already it has been played 4 times
|14/01/2010 23:02:55 Re:WeeWar Times Map Making Contest - Win a year of Pro!|
|By above map seems to be liked by the few people i have asked, they said its a map that you learn from, you need to play afew times before you know how to play it best. Which i am really chuffed with, it shows that its not always the same game and that lots of different things can happy occurring to the choices you make. even if i do not win this.. i am happy that i have created a map that people seems to enjoy|
|26/01/2010 20:10:11 Re:WeeWar Times Map Making Contest - Win a year of Pro!|
End of the month is fast approaching - get your entry in before I post the end of contest to be considered - remember it MUST be entered into the contest by leaving a comment on the contest post at the WeeWar Times!
Thanks to everyone that has entered so far!
|25/02/2010 22:29:50 Re:WeeWar Times Map Making Contest - Win a year of Pro!|
Congrats to the finalists - Vagus, Stirling, and Nature_God!
Voting to determine the winner will begin tonight - here's the announcement:
|24/08/2012 21:34:32 Re:WeeWar Times Map Making Contest - Win a year of Pro!|
|Will there be another competition coming up soon?|
|26/08/2012 04:38:52 Re:WeeWar Times Map Making Contest - Win a year of Pro!|
I shut down the WeeWar Times and everyone has free pro now anyway so it's not that great a prize.
|27/08/2012 11:54:56 Re:WeeWar Times Map Making Contest - Win a year of Pro!|
|28/08/2012 10:04:21 Re:WeeWar Times Map Making Contest - Win a year of Pro!|
Nobody is going to stop you from starting a new competition!
Yeah, the prize might have to change but otherwise I'm sure you'll find participants.