Event Writing Contest 2018 (DoPa Event)

Discussion in 'Events' started by Kuyasa, Apr 15, 2018.

  1. Kuyasa

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    Writing Contest 2018
    By: Kuyasa


    WHEN: May 19th 2018, Begins at 3:00 PM CDT, Ends at 3:40 PM CDT


    WHAT: Players will write a short story with a book and quill to receive the best rating! It is allowed to use one of the suggested topics or be totally creative! Winner will get a cash prize and their story featured in the library for players to enjoy! Any contestants will have until May 19th 2018 at 2:59 PM CDT to submit their books to the hopper in the first floor of the library. Anything is allowed as long as it is fictional and appropriate. Anybody can enter except for the judges.


    WHERE: At the first floor of the library, in Business City. Located on the first street to the left
    of spawn.




    The hopper and chest inside the library on the first floor.
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    RULES:

    -Normal server rules still apply!

    -No inappropriate themes or language.

    -No plagiarism of any kind.

    -Has to be written with a book and quill.

    -No longer than 40 pages.

    -Only 1 entry per contestant

    -Book must be titled and signed..

    -Have Fun!



    JUDGES:

    1: Parker3232

    2: PinkSpiral

    3: katt_tail



    SUGGESTED TOPICS TO GET IDEAS FLOWING:

    • Fear
    • Insanity
    • Nature
    • Dystopia
    • Romance
    • Friendship
    • Hope
    • Betrayal
    • Trust

    ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

    -Anyone entering the contest has until 2:59 PM CDT on May 19th 2018 to put their entry in the hoppers the first floor inside the library, which is on the first street to the left of spawn.


    -PLEASE STOP WRITING EVERY 10 MINUTES AND MOVE SO NOBODY WRITING GETS AFK KICKED AND LOSES PROGRESS!



    **Please reply to this forum post to say if you are participating**






    CONTEST SCHEDULE (Times are in CDT)

    • 2:50 PM: Contestants will report to the library. Anyone can leave but only allowed to leave after the judges thank everyone, but must be back by 3:40 to find out the winner.

    • 3:00 PM: Judges will thank everyone for coming and explain the scoring system.

    • 3:05 PM: Judges will start reading and scoring .

    • 3:40 PM: Winners will be revealed and anyone who is curious about their scores will be told them. The winner will be rightfully awarded and everyone will be thanked for their participation.


    SCORING FORMAT (The max score for each judge is 15 points total score and score of 1-5 per category, 5 being the best)


    Contestant’s Name: Example

    Judge 1’s Creativity Score: 3/4

    Judge 1’s Grammar Score: 2/5

    Judge 1’s Plot Score: 3/5

    Judge 2’s Creativity Score :4/5

    Judge 2’s Grammar Score: 2/5

    Judge 2’s Plot Score: 3/5

    Judge 3’s Creativity Score: 4/5

    Judge 3’s Grammar Score 3/5

    Judge 3’s Plot Score: 3/5

    Judge 1’s Total Score: 8/15

    Judge 2’s Total Score: 9/15

    Judge 3’s Total Score: 10/15

    Point Deductions: 0

    Final Score: 27/45


    **I wish EVERYONE that is entering good luck! -Kuyasa**

    -Department of Public Affairs

    -Sub Department of Public Affairs
     
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  2. Vroomba

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    I am participating.
     
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  3. JaneLovesAnime

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    Gurllllll this is amazing :D Best event yet
     
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  4. Kuyasa

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    Thank you so much! I love the other events we are planning so much! I am hoping this will happen once or twice a year!
     
  5. ThatDogFromPluto

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    I entered! Sounds so much fun!
     
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  6. Vroomba

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    It does sound so much fun! Can't wait to hear the results!
     
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  7. Nature_Girl

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    Definitely participating :D
     
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  8. olefante

    olefante Entrepreneur Hospital Secretary Donator

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    I am Participating.
     
  9. noodlekitten

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    I'm participating :D
     
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  10. bharatj

    bharatj Moderator Staff Member Moderator Member of Parliament Minister of Justice Mayor

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    Ummmm..... Two of the judges are gone....
     
  11. noodlekitten

    noodlekitten ~The kind of Human Wreckage that you love~ Staff Member Moderator Member of Parliament Minister of Community Involvement Donator

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    They got new judges
     
  12. bharatj

    bharatj Moderator Staff Member Moderator Member of Parliament Minister of Justice Mayor

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    Oh ok then, who?
     
  13. olefante

    olefante Entrepreneur Hospital Secretary Donator

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    They Hired Adele and Donald Trump.
     
  14. bharatj

    bharatj Moderator Staff Member Moderator Member of Parliament Minister of Justice Mayor

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    Oh yeah cuz they're gonna be the best judges
     
  15. TZADE

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    I’m participating