Contests

2014 Creative Content Contest

Rules

1) All creative works must:
a) All work must be inspired by and set in the Epoch world
b)All work must be original and the creator must be willing to give permission for it to be posted on the Epoch Toronto web site. All creators will be given full credit for their work and will retain copyright.
c) All work must be PG in nature. Our club may be for 18+ but anyone can view our web site.
2) All work should be submitted in a common electronic format. Please speak to a communications officer if you are unsure about your format.
3) If your work involves another player character (a portrait for instance) you must also seek permission of the player before it is submitted.
4) The contest is open to all Epoch Toronto members except for the judges.
5) All work must be received on or before September 1st to qualify for the prizes.
6) Submissions should include the work and the name of the creator. Submissions can be mailed to communications@epoch-larp.ca or given to a judge.
Judges may choose to recognize runners-up and or honourable mentions as they see fit.

Prizes, Prizes, Prizes

All winners will have their works displayed in the Galleries section of the web page.

First Place
First place prizes will be awarded in up to five categories:
Best Story
Best Poem
Best Artwork
Best Design of a Costume, Item, Weapon or Armour
Best Other Creative Work

Each first place winner will receive a minor magic item or equivalent in-game item.

2014 Photo Contest

Rules

1) All photos must be taken at Epoch Toronto events, meetings, bees, conventions, etc. from January 2014 through September 2014.
2) If the subjects of the photos do not have a signed photo release form, the photo will be disqualified.
3) All photos should be submitted by October 1st 2014 to qualify for the prizes.
4) Submissions should be mailed to communications@epoch-larp.ca.
5) Photo submissions should include the photo, the name of the photographer and the category the photographer wished to enter the photo in.
6) Contestants can submit up to 5 photos to each category.
7) The contest is open to all Epoch Toronto members except for the judges.
8) Judges may choose to recognize runners-up and or honourable mentions as they see fit.

Prizes, Prizes, Prizes

All winners will have their photos displayed in a special folder in the photo album.

GRAND PRIZE
For best over all photo will be a magic item tailored to your character

FIRST PRIZE
First place prizes will be awarded in six categories:
Best Portrait of a Group (3 or more people)
Best Portrait of a Pair or Individual (1 or 2 people)
Best Photo of Combat or it’s Aftermath
Best Photo of Non-Combat Play
Best Photo of a Place or Thing
Best Photo of OOG Club Activities

Each first place winner will receive a grab bag of in-game items.

2013 Creative Corner Contest

Rules

1) All creative works must conform to the Creative Corner’s guidelines. In other words:
a) All work must be inspired by and set in the Epoch world
b)All work must be original and the creator must be willing to give permission for it to be posted on the Epoch Toronto web site. All creators will be given full credit for their work and will retain copywrite.
c) All work must be PG in nature. Our club may be for 18+ but anyone can view our web site.
2) All work should be submitted in a common electronic format. Please speak to a judge if you are unsure about your format.
3) If your work involves another player character (a portrait for instance) you must also seek permission of the player before it is submitted.
4) The contest is open to all Epoch Toronto members except for the judges.
5) All work must be received on or before September 1st to qualify for the prizes.
6) Submissions should include the work and the name of the creator. Submissions can be mailed to president@epoch-larp.ca or given to a judge.
7) The judges will be announced a little later
Judges may choose to recognize runners-up and or honourable mentions as they see fit.

Prizes, Prizes, Prizes

All winners will have their works displayed in the Galleries section of the web page with a special icon to indicate they are a winning pieces.

First Place
First place prizes will be awarded in four categories:
Best Story
Best Artwork
Best Design of a Costume, Item, Weapon or Armour
Best Other Creative Work

One of 4 special items will be awarded to each winner