Summer Camp 2018


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Summer Camp 2018

30 days, 30 prompts - 300 words each - $750+ In prizes!
Sun Jul 1st - Tue Jul 31st

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Prizes

There's a veritable treasure trove of prizes to be won!
  • Multiple DUNGEONFOG Memberships and one very special Membership for LIFE.
  • Over $200 Worth of Dice Gift cards by Tabletop Loot
  • 10 x $30 Vouchers for PDF books from Modiphius
  • D&D 5e Dungeon Masters Guide signed by Satine Phoenix and Ruty Rutenburg
  • Cthulhu Dark signed copy
  • Spire: City Must fall RPG signed copy
  • Crystal Heart Comics signed by Eran Aviram and Aviv Or
  • Set of secret dice with a very special message (to be revealed only to the owner)
  • Custom made prizes from Dimitris and Janet for special categories winners

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The Prompts

Click on a prompt to write your response! Once you have over 300 words you will be able to submit it.
Let the games begin!

Write an introduction to the geography of your world. (Optional: share a map!)

location

Describe the most impressive landmark in your world.

building

Which criminal organization in your world is the most notorious, and why?

organization

Describe a settlement that’s a major trade hub. What can you find there?

settlement

Describe the most marginalised ethnicity in your world.

ethnicity

Which is the most prestigious profession in your world?

profession

What are some common insults unique to a language in your world?

language

What’s the most famous fairy tale or children’s story in your world?

myth

Describe the most feared illness or condition in your world?

condition

What unique resource exists in your world? What are its properties?

material

Write about a hero in your world who changed history.

person

Write about a villain in your world who changed history.

person

Describe one technology which fundamentally altered your world.

technology

Write about an ancient kingdom, nation or empire in your world.

organization

Describe a species in your world associated with good or bad luck.

species

Describe a building that was once a grand place, but is now ruined.

building

What is the most stylish method of transportation in your world?

vehicle

Describe the most influential or well-known book within your world.

document

Describe a species in your world used for medicinal purposes.

species

What is considered the most valuable item ever created in your world?

item

What is the most popular sport in your world? Explain the rules.

ritual

Describe the traditional funeral rites of a culture in your world.

ritual

What’s the highest rank in a powerful organisation within your world.

rank

Describe the events of the shortest war in your world’s history?

militaryConflict

What traditions surround courting and marriage in one culture of your world?

ritual

Describe the greatest pirate legend in your world. Did it really happen?

myth

Share a short poem, haiku or song that was written by someone in your world.

prose

Describe the most exotic pet in your world? Why is it so rare?

species

What’s the biggest city in your world, and what’s its history?

settlement

Outline a brief plot of a story that could take place in your world.

plot
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Rules

 

 
This is a new type of challenge! Read these rules carefully before taking part!
 

Timescale

Challenge announced: 30th June 2018
Challenge begins: 1st July 2018 00:00 BST
Challenge ends: 31st July 2018 23:59 BST  

Summer Camp 2018 Copper

Complete 10 duels to win the copper badge

Summer Camp 2018 Silver badge

Complete 20 duels to win the silver badge

Summer Camp 2018 Gold badge

Complete all 30 duels to win the gold badge

 
You can choose how you want to take part and complete the duels in any order you like! Pace yourself by completing one duel per day, or do as many as you like in one go! It doesn't matter if you miss a day, but the challenge deadline is final.
  Read each question carefully and make the best use of article template to expand your worldbuilding. If you are stuck on a duel, ask your friends for help!   Join us on Twitter and Discord where every day of the challenge we will be showing you tips, tricks and inspiration to help you complete the challenge. If you manage to complete the minimum wordcount for all 30, you will have achieved 9,000 words!  

Entries of the prize winners will be checked for spamming before awarding any prizes and offenders will be disqualified from all future major competitions


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