Good afternoon fellow ATS members members. On the heels of our last contest, January will be no different!
Since AfterInfinity was given the right to choose the theme and details, the theme will be as follows.
1. New Year celebration on a world other than Earth
2.Winter-geddon/Snow-pocalypse. End of the world scenario based around winter calamities
3.Hunt for the Abominable Snowman.
You may choose one or more of the following themes and insert them into your story. With all the bad and frigid weather we've had, it's no wonder this
contest them fits perfectly with our RL frustrations.
Rules Of Entry
The contest will run from Wednesday 01/08/2014 to Friday01/31/2014 at Midnight.
Any submissions after that date will be disqualified. A period
of voting after the closing of the contest will also be provided.
5 days of voting.
All T&C's Apply
All entries MUST include [Jan2014]in the title.
All entries must be linked in this thread. You must include [writer] [non-writer] in your submission post within this thread.
There is no minimum or maximum character count.
All writing forms are acceptable.
2 single submissions per member. (No Part 2's)
There will be 3 winners among members who already have "Writer" status. They will be judged separately from all other entries based on stars and flags
1st Place -- 5 Applause & next contest theme choice.**
2nd Place -- 3 Applause
3rd Place -- 1 Applause
There will also be 3 winners from the non-writer category who will receive the following:
1st Place -- 3 Applause & Writer Status
2nd Place -- 2 Applause & Writer Status
3rd Place -- 2 Applause
** As with the previous contest, the story with the most flags will receive the honor of choosing the March Writing Contest Theme. **
Flags will be worth 2 points each.
Stars will be worth 1 point each.
*Stars for subsequent posts (ie. additions to the story) will be worth .5 stars.
So there you have it folks, quite the interesting set of themes for this month. I'm sure the cold weather will prompt lots of entries
Oh and with our new emoticons, I expect to see some enthusiasm!
Get to writing!
The Not-So-Abominable Snowman -- Camoeii
Under a Yellow Sky -- Camoeii
Freeze -- XxNightAngelusxX
Celebreation -- Grayeagle
Roar -- Grayeagle
The Hunt For A Yeti -- 74Templar
Yellow Snow -- Ripcontrol
~ELEment 115 -- Sonofthesun
Red Hot Burnin Desire -- Skyfloating
Her Secret Passion -- Skyfloating
An Ice Age in New York -- Sonofthesun
When Two Worlds Collide -- Golden23
Hail to the Chief -- Grifter42
First Contact -- HardCorps
The Recovery Project -- smcneil01
The Misery Of January -- WonderBoi
The One That Got Away -- Blend57
When The Thaw Comes -- Beansidhe
The Apocolypse - A Love Story -- Quarles
In the blink of an eye -- TDawgRex
Captain Hero! And the Revenge of the Abominable Snowman. -- Beezzer
The New Year's Promise -- Quarles
Winter of Change -- whatnext21
Through the eyes of an alien -- arpgme
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1st Place -- An Ice Age in New York -- Sonofthesun
2nd Place -- Red Hot Burnin Desire -- Skyfloating
3rd Place -- Freeze -- XxNightAngelusxX
1st Place -- When The Thaw Comes -- Beansidhe
2nd Place -- The Apocolypse - A Love Story -- Quarles
3rd Place -- In the blink of an eye -- TDawgRex
Congratulations to all of our winners! Prizes will be handed out shortly.
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