Hamumu Software Hamumu Software Hamumu Software
Name
Password Register
Latest Journal update: Oct 20, 2017
Old 04-19-2008, 11:59 AM   #1
seamonkey
spoon eater
 
seamonkey's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: the question is where are you?
Posts: 1,616
Default Contest tip

If you have a really good idea for a contest, don't post it until near the end so its still fresh in the judge's mind.
__________________
French fry Kremlin the morose nucleotides!-Jamul
There is no fifth amendment in mafia games - you don't have a right to be silent!- hammered
"So tell me Harry, what exactly is the purpose of a rubber duck?" -Mr. Weasly
seamonkey is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-19-2008, 12:05 PM   #2
Mr.Onion
Evil, random-voting vegetable
 
Mr.Onion's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Down at the shore where there's no-one vacationing.
Posts: 4,862
Default Re: Contest tip

Um, what? What contest?
__________________
Mr.Onion is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-19-2008, 12:08 PM   #3
Wesley
Walks on Lava, Drowns in Water
 
Wesley's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Posts: 2,664
Default Re: Contest tip

The Monster contest that's still going on, I'm guessing. Also, if you post a good idea early, it gives the judge more time to consider it.
__________________
20:54:02 [Moltanem2000] Socrates was mortal, cats are mortal, thus socrates is a cat
20:54:12 [SpaceManiac] What sort of game would you want to play that has "Health and Welfare" as its topic
20:54:28 [Redbone] AN FPS PLS
Wesley is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-19-2008, 01:06 PM   #4
Jamul
Marshmallow Head
The Boss
 
Jamul's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: Hamumu HQ
Posts: 6,118
Default Re: Contest tip

I'm going to read the entire thread when it's over, and consider the entries then. There's no advantage to posting sooner or later in that respect (especially since you can enter as much as you wish - put your first ideas in now, then be inspired by others' ideas for new ones later).

Of course, there is an advantage to posting early: if someone else comes up with the same thing, you'll win because you put it first.

And of course, there is an advantage to posting late: you can tweak someone else's idea and make it win for you!

So post all the time.
__________________
Jamul is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-19-2008, 05:42 PM   #5
SpaceManiac
Veteran Programmer
 
SpaceManiac's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Posts: 3,076
Default Re: Contest tip

If you have a really good idea for a contest, post it so the judge will know you entered.
SpaceManiac is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Sig Pic Contest BunnyBot 5000 Total Mayhem 7 10-03-2009 03:22 PM
Contest cyberclone42 Costume Party 53 02-14-2009 05:42 PM
when's the next HPG contest? gameboy Adventures Of Bouapha 9 10-26-2008 03:28 PM
Contest Zmansam Dr. Lunatic 18 12-28-2006 03:15 PM
SWC contest diabloking185 Total Mayhem 3 12-01-2005 04:44 PM


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
Site Map
Copyright 2017, Hamumu Games Inc.