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Contests section?

Postby nxtboyiii » 02 Apr 2011, 04:40

Could there be a contests section?
Where anyone can create a contest?
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Re: Contests section?

Postby mattallen37 » 02 Apr 2011, 04:57

nxtboyiii wrote:Could there be a contests section?
I like the idea, but perhaps with a blog format, instead of forum. There could be a forum topic per contest to discuss it though.
nxtboyiii wrote:Where anyone can create a contest?
Again, I like the idea. I just don't want it to be overdone, or get spam/pointless contests. Maybe make a requirement of having Xander approve the contest.
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Re: Contests section?

Postby sidneys1 » 02 Apr 2011, 11:38

mattallen37 wrote:
nxtboyiii wrote:Could there be a contests section?
I like the idea, but perhaps with a blog format, instead of forum. There could be a forum topic per contest to discuss it though.
nxtboyiii wrote:Where anyone can create a contest?
Again, I like the idea. I just don't want it to be overdone, or get spam/pointless contests. Maybe make a requirement of having Xander approve the contest.

I agree on both counts.. This sort of thing got really out of hand on NXTasy...

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Re: Contests section?

Postby themindstormman » 02 Apr 2011, 12:53

i think we should have a contest section but you need an approval from mightor first and only 3 contest at a time.
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Re: Contests section?

Postby muntoo » 02 Apr 2011, 20:15

themindstormman wrote:i think we should have a contest section but you need an approval from mightor first and only 3 contest at a time.


Or how about only one contest at a time? The maximum number would then be the first natural number, and the minimum would be the whole number immediately below the maximum number.

EDIT on March 6, 2012: I have no clue what I said.
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Re: Contests section?

Postby nxtboyiii » 02 Mar 2012, 02:26

I guess it's been a while, but I would still like a contests section. I mean, why not?
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Re: Contests section?

Postby wrutiser » 02 Mar 2012, 03:28

What sort of contests do you have in mind? I joined after the demise of nxtasy.
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Re: Contests section?

Postby pepijndevos » 02 Mar 2012, 09:33

Would that be contests on a physical location? Or would you, say… upload a video of your accomplishment?
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Re: Contests section?

Postby mattallen37 » 02 Mar 2012, 21:31

AFAIK all forum competitions have been online only.

However, there are competitions held at specific physical locations as well. It seems that the main type for a gathered competition is the Sumo bots.
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Re: Contests section?

Postby inxt-generation » 02 Mar 2012, 22:56

mattallen37 wrote:AFAIK all forum competitions have been online only.

However, there are competitions held at specific physical locations as well. It seems that the main type for a gathered competition is the Sumo bots.


Other somewhat common contests are: line following and drag racing. These could be held in person, or submitted through videos.
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