The AWESOME Mapping Contest

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Re: The AWESOME Mapping Contest

Postby Terraniux » Tue Sep 25, 2018 9:57 pm

Why couldn't this be previous year when I had time as a dinosaur? As much I want to join this this, I simply don't have the time.....

You know what. Fuck it. Sign me in . But don't expect much progress. :pfff:
You know I can't resist this.

Also I have a prize to offer too! If I can not manage in time, I will be offering it next year if able...
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Re: The AWESOME Mapping Contest

Postby papercoffee » Tue Sep 25, 2018 10:42 pm

Terraniux wrote:You know what. Fuck it. Sign me in . But don't expect much progress. :pfff:
You know I can't resist this.

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Re: The AWESOME Mapping Contest

Postby EvilGrins » Wed Sep 26, 2018 12:54 am

Posted about this to about 2 dozen forums, although https://www.vulpinemission.com/forum/portal already had a link to it.
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Re: The AWESOME Mapping Contest

Postby 'Zac » Wed Sep 26, 2018 3:58 am

oi

count me in
Prophunt for UT99!!!
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Re: The AWESOME Mapping Contest

Postby KingJosh » Wed Sep 26, 2018 5:03 am

Can I be added the participant list?
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Re: The AWESOME Mapping Contest

Postby Dr.Flay » Wed Sep 26, 2018 5:09 am

Woohoo !
KingJosh in the house!
We will be expecting a visual bonanza and CPU hog from you.
....or will we ? :wink:

'Zac and KingJosh now added to the list :tu:
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Re: The AWESOME Mapping Contest

Postby papercoffee » Wed Sep 26, 2018 6:15 pm

We maybe have some judges (or just one) from UnrealSP.org
I think that judges will get the same points like the participants. Those guys are hardcore regarding good maps :wink:
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Re: The AWESOME Mapping Contest

Postby SilverSound » Fri Sep 28, 2018 6:04 am

I might give it a shot! These are really fun and they really improve my mapping skills. Plus I haven't delved into UT mapping in a while. Need to get my gears goin.
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Re: The AWESOME Mapping Contest

Postby papercoffee » Fri Sep 28, 2018 12:39 pm

SilverSound wrote:I might give it a shot! These are really fun and they really improve my mapping skills.

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Re: The AWESOME Mapping Contest

Postby Carbon » Fri Sep 28, 2018 3:05 pm

Well, the 'thing' for the prize - one of them anyhow - will be, as always, a new Korean big box edition of UT. I will sort through my collection and see if I have anything else or maybe something different to offer, but for now, that's it. I will update in a day or two if I can find anything new.

Always glad to see a new contest come up and wow...Flak is watching and throwing in some stuff too! Very exciting indeed! :rock:
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Re: The AWESOME Mapping Contest

Postby ItsYaBoiLoque » Fri Sep 28, 2018 6:30 pm

I'm not someone known for wanting to restrict artistic freedoms, I hate censorship and restrictions in media, specially in videogames, but I wish we had more guidelines for this mapping contest than just "awesome". I think that the maps would come up better individually and as a whole, being a pack, if we had some sort of ideas that the maps had to follow up, that would make this thing a little more cohesive. That's just my opinion, I can't say yet if I will be participating, but this guidelines I'm proposing we vote on would make me consider it.
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Re: The AWESOME Mapping Contest

Postby papercoffee » Fri Sep 28, 2018 6:43 pm

ItsYaBoiLoque wrote:but this guidelines I'm proposing we vote on would make me consider it.

The last time we made votings about nearly everything, too much drama showed up.

I wrote also:
Think about the 20th anniversary. Show off your prowess ...make us all proud.
You could make an astonishing remake of a stock map. :mrgreen:

I could say "make something unreal" ...but that phrase is already "copy righted" ...years before :wink:
Surprise us with something unique or just breathtaking.
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Re: The AWESOME Mapping Contest

Postby darksonny » Fri Sep 28, 2018 7:17 pm

the best ut related game phrase: "make something unreal"

Thanks papercoffee for remembering such well-know words, the show must beging! :mrgreen:
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Re: The AWESOME Mapping Contest

Postby papercoffee » Fri Sep 28, 2018 11:24 pm

We will have at the end of the contest the Participants Vote and the Gamers Choice vote.
I plan to implement the Judges to be part of the Participants Vote even so they didn't submit a map. And maybe give them more points they can distribute.
(This time I want to have a clear winner)
The Gamers Choice is just a marginal voting where the community can decide which map they liked the most. But the GC vote isn't to declare the winner of the contest.


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Re: The AWESOME Mapping Contest

Postby Terraniux » Sat Sep 29, 2018 4:44 pm

What is the UT swag bag exactly? Is this something digital or like a real bag? Clothes or something?
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