$200 prizes will be distributed in the following categories:
Work can be submitted by any individual or group from anywhere as long as you are willing to be here to show your piece. Work must be original and cannot have been distributed commercially or sold.
GAME FOR FUN:
a game in any digital medium, judged on how fun it is to play
GAME FOR PROGRAMMING:
a game in any digital medium, judged on ingenuity of coding
a game realized in any digital medium, which in addition to being fun, also teaches or communicates a specific message
projects that extend commercial game software
GAME DESIGN DOCUMENT:
text with accompanying figures, game and level art, etc.
3D animation --Maxon is providing the winner with a copy of CINEMA 4D R11.5
sponsored by Jellyvision, judged on piece's ability to communicate with user in an intuitively conversational way
SOUND WITH EYES OPEN:
computer music or interactive sound with visuals
video published on the web that relates to games
THE PEOPLE'S CHOICE:
every visitor to the PlayExpo gets ONE vote. Bring all your friends, relatives... even acquaintances and beg them to help you win
Submission deadline for the juried show: MIDNIGHT March 29, 2012
The submissions process has BOTH online and snail-mail components.
Submissions must be on an easily readable, standard format (such as flash drives, CD, DVD or VHS).
This INCLUDES web delivered pieces • We must have a copy of the site on disc. Your disk WILL NOT be returned. You must bring another copy of your piece to show it.
Contact Elena if you need special equipment.
You will be notified via e-mail if your work has been accepted to the 2012 PlayExpo. Accepted entries must provide all necessary equipment (laptop, speakers, software, etc.) to show their work.
Work will be exhibited throughout the 2nd floor of Humanities Hall on Sunday, April 15 from 1-4.