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Custom Space Faction Contest

Postby Kaplan » Fri Jul 04, 2014 9:39 am

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Rules:
1. Design your own custom space faction and feature it in a vignette. It could be an alien or a human faction.
2. There is no size and parts limits.
3. Your vignette must include minifigures and at least one creation (a vehicle, a building, a device etc.) built with original LEGO parts.
4. Custom parts including decals, stickers are allowed as long as they are used for customizing your faction. Custom parts includes thrd party brands like BricksArms, BrickForge, etc. Part cut-outs are not allowed.
5. One entry per person is allowed. You may upload up to 3 images. If you choose to take additional pictures, you may link to an outside gallery in the description of the picture.
6. Digital backgrounds are allowed.
7. No LDD (or any digitally created) entries.
8. The winner will be decided by voting of selected LEGO master builders around the world.

How to enter the contest:
- You may upload your images onto official Flickr group of Tilesorstud.com. The photo must be taken in a clean and decent background with enough brightness to show the beauty of your entry.
- Or if you choose to upload you images onto MOCpages or Brickshelf or similar website create a folder/gallery/album that contains 3 pictures featuring your creation and post the link of the folder/gallery/album under the post of the contest in the tilesorstuds.com (as a comment).

Deadline: UPDATED
The contest begins now and will end on the 30 September 2014

Prizes:
Winner of the contest will get: Chima Set Scorms Scorpion Stinger (70132)
Second place will get: Chima Set Gorilla Legend Beast (70125)
Third place will get: Galaxy Patrol Figure from the Collectible Minifigure Series 7
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Re: Custom Space Faction Contest

Postby Kommander Ken » Fri Jul 04, 2014 10:18 am

Nice! This is a perfect opportunity to start actual work on a space/sci-fi faction.
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Re: Custom Space Faction Contest

Postby motorhead fan » Fri Jul 04, 2014 12:16 pm

But loads of people already have a faction of sci fi!
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Re: Custom Space Faction Contest

Postby Kaplan » Fri Jul 04, 2014 3:16 pm

motorhead fan wrote:But loads of people already have a faction of sci fi!

You can post a vignette featuring your faction that exists already.
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Re: Custom Space Faction Contest

Postby Silverdream » Fri Jul 04, 2014 7:14 pm

I was wondering what types of science fiction was allowed. For example, my Orks are fairly post-apocalyptic in design, would they be allowed?
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Re: Custom Space Faction Contest

Postby Kaplan » Sat Jul 05, 2014 1:35 am

Silverdream wrote:I was wondering what types of science fiction was allowed. For example, my Orks are fairly post-apocalyptic in design, would they be allowed?


They are allowed of course.
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Re: Custom Space Faction Contest

Postby loafofcheese » Sat Jul 05, 2014 6:54 am

I've started my build, and I'm taking heavy inspiration from XCOM in my faction.
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Re: Custom Space Faction Contest

Postby IVhorseman » Sun Jul 06, 2014 12:06 am

Oh hell yes. I have unseen space factions just waiting to shine.
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Re: Custom Space Faction Contest

Postby Kaplan » Sun Jul 06, 2014 4:50 pm

I'm happy to see that a lot of people are planning to participate. I think the theme of the event fits brikwars concept very well.
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Re: Custom Space Faction Contest

Postby Zahru II » Sun Jul 06, 2014 4:52 pm

I might give this one a shot.
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Re: Custom Space Faction Contest

Postby Zupponn » Mon Jul 07, 2014 2:21 am

So could we post a link to a post here for a submission?
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Re: Custom Space Faction Contest

Postby Kaplan » Mon Jul 07, 2014 7:47 am

You can enter the contest either,

by sending the gallery link under the original blogpost in the tilesorstuds as a comment. (You need a google accaunt.)
Link: http://www.tilesorstuds.com/2014/07/cus ... ntest.html

or uploading the pictures to the official flicker group of tilesorstuds (You need a flickr/yahoo account.)
Link: https://www.flickr.com/groups/tilesorstuds/
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Re: Custom Space Faction Contest

Postby Kaplan » Wed Sep 03, 2014 12:56 pm

That application time is extended.

New deadline is 30 September 2014.
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Re: Custom Space Faction Contest

Postby Silverdream » Wed Sep 03, 2014 1:56 pm

Oh, I forgot all about this. I'll get to working on this as soon as I can.
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Re: Custom Space Faction Contest

Postby Zahru II » Wed Sep 03, 2014 1:57 pm

Whoa crapola, forgot about this one! Added some late submissions, thanks for the deadline extension!
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