Vindictus Avatar Contest [ Discussion]

SaygoSaygo
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edited November 14, 2016 in Archived Contests

[UPDATE] Due to the popularity of this contest we will be increasing the number of winners to 15 and extending the contest till November 21, 2016 at 11:59:59 pm Pacific Time. Get those submissions in!

Hi everyone!

While we work on getting custom avatars available for everyone, we decided to throw an Avatar Contest. Here is your chance to submit a screenshot that can be converted to one of our selectable avatars. Remember that avatars are 300x300 pixels, so make sure the image you choose looks good when shrunk down!

BEFORE

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AFTER

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Contest Ends

November 21, 2016 at 11:59:59 pm Pacific Time

Rules

- Read the [ Official Disclaimer ]
- Take an in game screenshot that you think would make an amazing avatar.
- No Photoshop or editing allowed (#nofilter) except cropping.
- Submit your screenshot with character name and server name to the [ Submissions Thread ].
- One entry per user.
- 10 Total Winners will be selected based on:
50% Clarity when shrunk down to avatar size (300x300)
50% Uniqueness when compared to current forum avatars

Prizes

Winning submissions will be converted to the list of selectable forum avatars
They will also receive:
-20,000 NX

Comments

  • QueenOfManaQueenOfMana
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    edited November 7, 2016
    Ooh, this looks fun. Might enter this contest. I do have to ask, does anyone know if Imgur offers cropping tools that allows you to select the crop size? Because eyeballing 300 x 300 might be difficult for me.

    Edit: I do have a question though. You said the screenshot has to be captured from in-game, but can it be screenshots found on the net as long as it is Vindi related?
  • SaygoSaygo
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    image

    imgur allows cropping to exactly 300x300.

    Unfortunately you have to capture it yourself. Screenshots found on the net will be grounds for can be grounds for plagiarism
  • TheDayInLoveTheDayInLove
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    Hi Saygo. I have joined the contest by posting a picture of Xmas 2013's login screen in the submission thread, resized and cropped to 300x300 as you can see below. Is this one acceptable?

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  • SaygoSaygo
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    Definitely! If you took the screenshot and cropped it then I don't see any issues with it.
  • SueetySueety
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    edited November 9, 2016
    Aww only one entry per person?
    I'm having a hard time to choose only one avatar pic to submit haha.
    The struggles..
  • Anto199Anto199
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    edited November 9, 2016
    La prima volta che partecipo come si fa a mettere una foto
  • LastAssansinLastAssansin
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    The Sign
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    ID ingame : LastAssansin
    Sever : East
  • KiwiFurKiwiFur
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    I'm stuck with this message on imgur: "1 image uploading..." every attempt for like 2 days.

    And I have no idea how to upload images to puush.me, someone teach me please?

    Or is there a way to upload photos directly here?
  • SylianiSyliani
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    This Avatar I'd like to call.. "New fish bait" ..since the beast was Quiremigal
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    Sorry that my graphics aren't that great. Here's the actual screenshot for proof.
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  • SaygoSaygo
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    edited November 14, 2016
    KiwiFur
    KiwiFur said:

    I'm stuck with this message on imgur: "1 image uploading..." every attempt for like 2 days.

    And I have no idea how to upload images to puush.me, someone teach me please?

    Or is there a way to upload photos directly here?
    No way to upload photos directly here. Did you sign up for an imgur account.

    Once signed in I just add images using the top right "add images":

    image

    Then just drag whatever image here:

    image

    Then it just shows up in my image folder.