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GameBanana / Razer $5,000+ Insurgency Mapping Contest

GameBanana / Razer $5,000+ Insurgency Mapping Contest
Type:
Mapping
Game:
Insurgency
Deadline:
Oct 1 2014
Source:
gamebanana.com
Status:
Contest Over View Winners
To celebrate the integration of mod support to Insurgency, GameBanana.com are proud to partner with New World Interactive and Razer to bring you the Official Insurgency Mapping Contest.

Participants will have 14 weeks from June 25 through October 1st, to create, test, and upload an original map for Insurgency to GameBanana.com.
GameBanana will select the top 10 maps submitted and send to New World Interactive (NWI) for final judging after the contest closes. NWI will also be publishing weekly tutorials on how to design and build a map for Insurgency, even creating a new map in parallel and sharing how it progresses, these will be available both on GameBanana and as Steam Guides.

To qualify simply post a thread in the Insurgency > Mapping Contest Discussion forum linking to your WIP series.

No changes to the downloadable file can be made during the judging phase, so please remember to ensure that all relevant materials and custom content are included.

New World Interactive Mapping Series:

Each week the developers of Insurgency will be running a blog/tutorial detailing how to come up with inspiration and walking through the creation of an insurgency map from start to finish.

- Part 1: Introduction, Inspiration, and SDK.
- Part 2: Gameplay design theory.
- Part 3: Multiplayer Entity Setup.

Contest Prizes

- 1st Place: 14' Razer Blade Gaming Laptop, $1,000 Cash, Razer Keyboard, Mouse & Headset bundle, PLUS your map used in Insurgency.
- 2nd Place: $800 Cash, Razer Keyboard, Mouse & Headset bundle, PLUS your map considered for use in Insurgency.
- 3rd Place: $200 Cash, plus Razer Keyboard, Mouse & Headset bundle.
- 4th Place: $100 Cash, plus Razer Keyboard, Mouse & Headset bundle.
- Best WIP series: $50 cash!

GameBanana will also be offering an additional $50 bonus prize for whoever produces the best Work In Progress (WIP) series either as a blog, forum post or using the WIP system on GameBanana, detailing the creation of their map, from initial concept through to final release.

Judging Process

Maps will be reviewed by the staff from GameBanana.com and each map will be scored on the following categories, and given a total score out of 100.

- Gameplay (50 marks)
- Visuals (20 marks)
- Performance / Optimisation (10 marks)
- Originality (20 marks)

Contest is Over

This contest has finished and the winners have been announced! View Winners

**Contest Rules**: Full details can be found on the Rules Page, or downloaded as a PDF here