2019 Writers Halloween Contest

Theme: Ever Watching Eyes.


Managers:  CHMedia, Wolfenshire

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This year's writers theme is: Ever Watching Eyes

Do you feel that? Those are the hairs rising on the back of your neck because it feels like someone or something is watching your every move. What creature feature could be watching you with their ever-watching eyes? We want you to tell us all the scare-worthy details about the creature feature that is watching you or one of your characters with their ever-watching eyes in this year's Halloween contest. Enter now if you dare!

Please take a moment to visit this year's writers sponsors

The Novel Factory
Kotobee
Writeitnow
The Novel Factory
Kotobee
Ravens Head Services


Mariner Software Inc
Brash Monkey
Renderosity Magazine
Mariner Software Inc
Brash Monkey
Renderosity Magazine
Renderosity
Renderosity MarketPlace

General Contest Rules:

  • All Renderosity members are eligible to enter with the exception of Contest Managers and Admins.
  • Any software program can be used.
  • Submissions will be open beginning on September 10th at 10 am (CT) and will end at 10 am (CT) on October 10th.
  • Community voting will begin on October 10th at 10 am (CT) and will close at 10 am (CT) on October 25th.
  • Winners will be announced on October 31st.
  • Entries MUST be time-stamped by October 10th at 9:58 am (CT), or they will not be accepted. Only one (1) entry per person, per category.
  • We recommend not waiting until the end of the contest to upload your entry. It is common for upload and/or approval complications to arise. Please give yourself ample time to correct your entry, if need be. Corrections will NOT be accepted if they are not time-stamped by October 10th at 9:58 am (CT)
  • Entries MUST be new artwork not previously posted online, or anywhere else publicly
  • Entries MUST NOT appear online anywhere else during the contest or until the Contest Winners have been posted.
  • For those members who submit an entry to two or more categories, only one (1) prize package is available per person across all Halloween Contest categories.
  • Winner's Announcement will be posted in the Renderosity News Section and this official contest page.

Entry Specifications:

  • Any style of writing is accepted that comply with this years Halloween theme maximum of 1000 words or less. Must comply with Renderosity's Terms of Service
  • Thumbnail Image: MUST be included 300x350 pixels. Here is a helpful tutorial on How to make Full Image Thumbnails
  • Save and upload THIS image in both the Image and Thumbnail field. (You must upload both or the system will not accept the entry.)
  • Do NOT use HTML formatting.
  • Double-space between paragraphs.
  • Entries must not have previously won a Renderosity Contest.
  • All stories must comply with Renderosity's Terms of Service
  • Use the description field to tell us your tale, noting what inspired you.
  • Include the word count at the end of the story.
  • Stories that do not follow the contest rules or our Terms of Service will be removed.
  • Vote soliciting will not be tolerated. Entrants that solicit votes will be disqualified without warning. This includes, but is not limited to, emailing and site mailing members.
  • By uploading your image, you are agreeing that this is your original work.

Community Voting:

  • The winners will be selected by the community

  • All clone votes will be removed.

Additional Information

All prize winners must supply Renderosity with their real name, email address and mailing address for prize distribution and registration.

By entering this contest, you agree that your submission(s) may be used by Renderosity for promotional purposes.  This may include; online, digital, print, on CD or in any other medium. By submitting your entry into this contest you are granting Renderosity the right to retain your entry in its archive and to display the entry within this community to promote Renderosity and/or future contests held.

By submitting this form, you agree that you are authorized to grant Renderosity the permission to use of your image in print advertising, promotions or website usage. The Artist will remain the intellectual property holder of their images.

### Prize Listing

Everyone Wins

  • Every Renderosity Member Will Receive Portrait Painter from JixiPix
  • Every Contestant who enters Will Receive $50 Render Credits from Fox Render Farm

Grand Prize Winner

  • The Novel Factory Premium Annual Subscription

  • Kotobee Author

  • Ravens Head Services

  • WriteItnow 5 Mariner Software Inc

  • Mariner Software Inc Persona

  • Mariner Software Inc Contour

  • Brash Monkey Coupon Code for Spriter 2 Pre-Order
    (includes a full version of Spriter 1 with pre-order)

  • $100 Renderosity MarketPlace Gift Certificate

  • Renderosity Prime Membership

  • Entry Published in Renderosity Magazine

2nd Place Winner

  • The Novel Factory Standard Annual Subscription
  • Kotobee Author

  • Ravens Head Services WriteItnow 5

  • Mariner Software Inc Persona

  • Mariner Software Inc Contour

  • Brash Monkey Coupon Code for Spriter 2 Pre-Order
    (includes a full version of Spriter 1 with pre-order)

  • $50 Renderosity Marketplace Gift Certificate

  • Renderosity Prime Membership

  • Entry Published in Renderosity Magazine

3rd Place Winner

  • The Novel Factory Basic Annual Subscription

  • Kotobee Author

  • Ravens Head Services WriteItnow 5

  • Mariner Software Inc Persona

  • Mariner Software Inc Contour

  • Brash Monkey Coupon Code for Spriter 2 Pre-Order
    (includes a full version of Spriter 1 with pre-order)

  • $25 Renderosity Marketplace Gift Certificate

  • Renderosity Prime Membership

  • Entry Published in Renderosity Magazine

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