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CoasterKid_2006
08-27-2007, 08:24 PM
Hey Guys! If you've noticed the post MAJOR RCT CONTEST TO START MONDAY, well, this is it! So RCT players start loading the game and start building! This is a contest that is a lot like the Golden Ticket Awards, hence Blue Ribbon, but this is for RCT, which includes all 3 games (RCT1; RCT2; RCT3)

The only rules are to have fun and keep this clean, i know, how aren't you going to keep RCT clean, right? But other than that, you're free to do this however you want!

The Categories you may enter in are as followed (feel free to enter in one or more categories!):

Best Steel Coaster
Best Wooden Coaster
Best Theming of a Coaster
Best Theming of a Park
Best Theming of a Park Section
Best Overall Theming
Best Water Ride
Most Complete Park
Best Un-Themed Coaster (Steel and Wooden)
Best Storyline of a Park
Best Realistic Ride
Best Realistic Park
Lease Realistic Park
Least Realistic Ride
Best Family Oriented Ride
Best Family Oriented Park
Best Scenery

Other Categories may be added later!*

You may post entries how ever you want, be it via pictures on here, you tube, or however else you want to enter, just be sure i know you entered!

I will also need at least 3 judges per category!**

If I have forgoten anything I will add it once i remember it!

Have fun!

Contest deadline will be announced soon!

*If you have an Idea for a category, please PM me, do not tell me on here!

**Judges entries will not be accepted!

coastrfreak2000
08-27-2007, 08:54 PM
Hmmm...I guess I'll be a judge for best theming of a park. But I really don't think you'll need three judges for each category. Maybe 5 - 10 judges total and perhaps you could cut down on a few categories? There are an awful lot and some are not necessary.

Timbersman
08-27-2007, 09:03 PM
Sign me up for best woodie!!!!!!!

CoasterKid_2006
08-27-2007, 09:04 PM
^ As a judge?

Yeah, i agree, maybe just 8 judges total...

Timbersman
08-27-2007, 09:12 PM
^ No I want to be in the contest for best wood!

epijlh
08-27-2007, 10:51 PM
Entry! Best storyline of a park, RCT3. I'll need some time though what with school and all.


If CS is allowed, I'm in. If not, then I'll gladly be a judge for any or all RCT3 parks in any or every category.

CoasterKid_2006
08-28-2007, 04:43 PM
Yes, thats another point i'd like to add. CS will be fine!

Some new categories someone asked me to add!

Best Water Park
Best Water Slide
Best Kiddie area
Best Coaster Recreation
Best Park Recreation

epijlh
08-28-2007, 04:50 PM
May I change my entry category? After looking through some partially sompleted projects, I think I'll go for the Most Complete Park.

CoasterKid_2006
08-28-2007, 04:53 PM
Enter in both if you'd like!

rckrazy06
08-28-2007, 05:25 PM
Is there a deadline set?

CoasterKid_2006
08-28-2007, 09:15 PM
No, there is no set date as of right now! But if you'd like a ballpark figure, i'm looking some where around the end of sep. or the middle of oct. It mainly depends of how many entries i get

CoasterKid_2006
09-08-2007, 07:21 PM
So, is anyone going to enter or at least take some interest? I've seen some parks that look awesome on here (i.e. IOA Hollywood!)!

Still no set dead line! I still need some judges. I've changed it again to cut down on confusion. Anyone who is not entering can judge, you just can't enter and judge too... Sorry..

Milkchan
09-08-2007, 08:07 PM
If I do enter can i use an old park that was put up for download?
Japan Adventure Park...
http://www.themeparkreview.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=31216&postdays=0&postorder=asc&start=0

Fastdawg07
09-08-2007, 08:29 PM
Does it matter to the judges if I have Wild!? I'm looking to get in on the best coaster categories, but I was just wanna make sure I can make it with the extended coaster that the regular and Soaked! don't have.

Timbersman
09-08-2007, 09:15 PM
How do I locate my screenshots on #2.

CoasterKid_2006
09-08-2007, 11:47 PM
Milkchan: As long as it's your park, feel free.

Fastdawg07: Whatever you got is great! All Expansion parks are acceptable!

Timbersman: What do you mean?

Fastdawg07
09-09-2007, 01:08 AM
Ok, I'm in for best unthemed steel coaster (as long as trees and mist don't count as theming). My coaster is called The Conquest.

Some stats:
Height: 225 ft.
Drop: 202 ft.
Speed: 79 mph
Length: 5103 ft
Ride Time: 1:43
0 inversions
Pos. Vert. G's: 4.83 (I don't know if that's high or not (?))
Neg. Vert. G's: -2.87
Lat. G's: 2.25
21 seconds of airtime
13 drops

CoasterKid_2006
09-09-2007, 01:21 AM
Awesome. Can we expect any pictures?

Fastdawg07
09-09-2007, 01:28 AM
^Nevermind...I can't zip it, so I can't upload it. Its so late right now...I'm not gonna mess with the pictures either...GRRRRR!!

CoasterKid_2006
09-09-2007, 01:30 AM
lol, I understand, but there's a way that you can change the pictures, i just don't exactly know how...

Timbersman
09-09-2007, 08:43 AM
I took some screens shots but I dont know where their located so I cant upload them :(

CoasterKid_2006
09-09-2007, 10:00 AM
They should automatically save to a folder in your my pictures called RCT3

Fastdawg07
09-09-2007, 08:18 PM
Sorry guys, I'm gonna have to withdraw from the contest. My bad. I just don't feel like spending my college money on a ZIP download where it could be going somewhere else...like State basketball tickets. Anyway, again, I'm sorry.

CoasterKid_2006
09-09-2007, 08:40 PM
why do you need a zip download...?

Fastdawg07
09-09-2007, 08:54 PM
you can't upload w/o it being a zip file right??

CoasterKid_2006
09-09-2007, 08:57 PM
I have before.... I got someone else to do it for me, but i got them up. Email them to me or something. Or IM me on yahoo/MSN... And then i'll save them and post em...

Fastdawg07
09-09-2007, 09:51 PM
OH, no, I want to upload the coaster for the contest...are you going off pictures or the actual coaster for download in the game? I guess if all you want is the pictures, then fine.

CoasterKid_2006
09-09-2007, 09:59 PM
Just what ever you want to post. It can be screen shots, or you can even make a movie of it and post it up on youtube! I think i'm going to make a post on youtube myself about this contest!

Fastdawg07
09-09-2007, 10:11 PM
Alright, I emailed you the screenshots. I hope they're enough! my email is the same as my TN name so yeah.

CoasterKid_2006
09-09-2007, 10:14 PM
Do you have Yahoo Messenger? That'd be easier for me if you do... but what ever you got..

Fastdawg07
09-09-2007, 10:22 PM
Nope, sorry. Yeah, I got it to your hotmail. It should be there.

CoasterKid_2006
09-09-2007, 10:31 PM
Looks really great man! Do you think I could get some more. Maybe some of the station, a full over view of the ride, etc.

I'll get them up soon! It probably won't be tonight, it's late, 10:30 here.

What category did you want this in again?

CoasterKid_2006
09-10-2007, 03:45 PM
So here is the first entry!

This Coaster Is Called Conquest

Fastdawg07
09-10-2007, 04:00 PM
Yeah, I didn't make a station, I really didn't put a ton of time into the supports either. I mostly focused on the track so if you could just focus on that. I wanted it in the best unthemed steel coaster. And yeah, I'll get more screenshots soon.

CoasterKid_2006
09-11-2007, 08:18 AM
All Expansion Packs are ok...
Yeah, go ahead and use that park.
Your screen shots should be in a file in your my pictures called RCT3