Halloween Art Contest (2009)

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Official Rules and Conditions: Put your imagination and talent to work by crafting Halloween art with a Guild Wars® theme! Help us celebrate the autumn season with the Guild Wars community by entering our fifth annual Halloween Art Contest before 12:00 Noon PDT, October 23, 2009!

How to Enter:

Create a Guild Wars themed concept and bring it to life!

Some suggestions:

  • Carve a pumpkin or create a template for other pumpkin carvers.
  • Create a costume by hand or on the computer.
  • Make your own costume and model it in a photograph.
  • Design a Guild Wars Halloween desktop image or wallpaper.
  • Put your culinary skills to work! Decorate a cake, bake some cookies, compose a menu, or build an edible haunted house.
  • Decorate your home in a Guild Wars theme.
  • Find your own unique way to bring a Halloween twist to Guild Wars, or to bring a Guild Wars twist to Halloween.

Prizes[edit]

Prizes: 20 winners (3 Top Winners, 7 Winners, and 10 Honorable Mentions) will receive one of the prizes below. The 3 Top Winners, 7 Winners, and 10 Honorable Mentions will also have their creations displayed on the Guild Wars website. (The total estimated retail value of all prizes is approximately $140 US. Cash alternatives are not available.) The prizes are as follows:

Top Winners (3 awarded)

  • One The Art of Guild Wars 2 Book, signed by members of the Guild Wars 2 development team.
  • One randomly selected, signed Guild Wars Penny Arcade Expo 2008 art print.
  • One in-game digital item: a Mad King’s Guard Miniature. The Guild Wars Halloween Art Contest 2009 marks the introduction of the brand new Mad King’s Guard Miniature.
(Approximate total retail value of package: $35.00 US.)

Winners (7 awarded)

  • One randomly selected and signed Guild Wars Penny Arcade Expo 2008 art print.
  • One in-game digital item: a Mad King’s Guard Miniature. The Guild Wars Halloween Art Contest 2009 marks the introduction of the brand new Mad King’s Guard Miniature.
(Approximate total retail value of package: $5 US.)

Honorable Mentions (10 awarded)

  • One in-game digital item: a Mad King’s Guard Miniature. The Guild Wars Halloween Art Contest 2009 marks the introduction of the brand new Mad King’s Guard Miniature.
(Approximate total retail value of package: This prize has no retail value.)

Prize winners[edit]

Grand Prize (Country)
Freyja Fimbulvetr Norwegian flag.png Norway
Second Place (Country)
Etienne B. French flag.png France
Third Place (Country)
Once Upon A Grind Canadian flag.png Canada
Fourth Place (Country)
Chi Thien Pham French flag.png France
Koreena Anchalis USA flag.png United States of America
Karen D. USA flag.png United States of America
Cole G. USA flag.png United States of America
Jason Z. USA flag.png United States of America
Blaž K. Croatia flag.png Croatia
Andre Roux USA flag.png United States of America
Honorable Mentions (Country)
Sean A. USA flag.png United States of America
Excess USA flag.png United States of America
Joseph Song USA flag.png United States of America
Jedi The Barbarian USA flag.png United States of America
Crystal Greene USA flag.png United States of America
Daniel F. German flag.png Germany
Names Reverse Man Netherlands flag.png Netherlands
Rikke J. Norwegian flag.png Norway
Chyminy Riquet USA flag.png United States of America
Jolan C. USA flag.png United States of America

Notes[edit]

The contest deadline was extended to 5:00 PM PDT, October 23, 2009 (source).

External links[edit]

Contest Winners
Official Rules and Conditions


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