Mapping Competition #3 for Quake 3 Arena

Mappers from the community are encouraged to participate in this competition; both veteran mappers and those looking to get into mapping are welcome to join in on the fun. Prizes will be awarded to the best maps and be judged by the community and players.

:: Competition will begin on June 4th, 2011 and end on August 13th 2011. GLHF


:: Prizes and Sponsors

:: Rules

  • -Registration is required on the forums and is open until June 25th
  • -The map should hold at least 8 players (suitable for 8 player FFA or 4v4 TDM/CTF) or 2 players for a 1v1 map
  • -All maps are judged on the same scale, so a smaller map will be held to same to the same quality and complexity standards as larger maps
  • -Doesn't necessarily have to support a specific gametype or mod, but you are welcome to specify one
  • -Map must contain each of the unmodified sponsor images on the map walls; logos will be downloadable shortly after the competition starts
  • -Map must be previously unreleased and a new design started at the beginning of this competition; please no map remakes or edits
  • -Custom textures are allowed; participants need to make sure all textures are legal to use in this competition
  • -Maps should be designed for normal all-weapon play
  • -Each competitior/competition team is allowed to only submit one map and the .map file should be released with the final .pk3 of the map when submitted to the judges for the final judging (the .map file will *not* be distributed except to judges)
  • -All participants are required to post Radiant screenshots to the competition forums showing progress from start to finish
  • -Once a map is created play testing and posting screenshots is allowed and encouraged
  • -Please check the FAQ for more information

:: Judging

  • -Will be done by a panel of experienced players who are familiar with that map's chosen audience (ie: a CPM map is judged by CPM players, a CTF map is judged by CTF players, etc)
  • -Scored mainly on gameplay/design as well as overall looks, creativity, and layout
  • -Will occur immediately following the competition end

:: Judges

  • -TBA

  • :: Participant info

    :: More information

    :: Mapping resources

    :: Legal mumbo-jumbo

    • -By entering this competition you agree to have your name published on websites and in newsletters as the winner(s).
    • -Payment prize notes: The winner(s) receiving money as a prize are required to have a Paypal.com account.
    • -Hosting prize notes: The winner(s) receiving web and email hosting prizes will receive 1 year of web hosting with 100MB of storage and 1 database, 1 mailbox with 100MB of storage, and a subdomain of lunarmodule.co.uk or domain hosting if a domain is already owned.

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