Welcome to the 60 Seconds of Horror Machinima Contest!
60 seconds is all that is needed for things to go wrong. Horribly wrong. This year, we are asking you to create a spooky video/machinima to share your tales of madness and your symphonies of terror in the ‘verse as part of our Day of the Vara celebrations. Chill our bones and tingle our spines in 60 seconds or less for a chance to win some ghoulish treats!
Before You Begin
Before you start on your submissions, please read the contest rules carefully and remember to only submit your entries to either:
:exclamation: Any submission not posted to one of the above locations satisfying the qualifying conditions will not be be considered. :exclamation:
Keep in Mind
Read the contest rules! :book:
Videos must not include any third-party music, effects, sounds, soundtrack, or other third-party content. Star Citizen music is accepted.Videos must not include or require reference to, or incorporate by reference, any other video, submission, contest entry, or other external content.
Visual post-processing effects ARE allowed. This includes third-party addons like ReShade.
Submissions should clearly state the handles of all those involved in creating the video at the time of submission.
Multiple submissions by or involving a participant are NOT permitted.You are limited to winning one prize, so you cannot win on multiple platforms (Community Hub, TikTok).
The CIG jury will judge your entries based on:
QualityCreativityRule adherence(Horror) Excitement Level
Thanks to each and every one of you who contributed your hair-raising entries. The team is in the final stages of reviewing the entries, and it’s been a nightmare-inducing challenge due to the incredible quality of submissions we’ve received. The sheer variety of horror tales and the dedication you’ve poured into your machinimas are awe-inspiring!
We understand that the suspense is killing you (pun intended), but rest assured, the winners will be revealed shortly, and I’m sure you’re as excited as we are to discover whose nightmares have won the day. Keep your eyes peeled for the winner announcement!