10th Anniversary Car Creation Contest – Official Rules


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Contest Rules

  1. Car/Skin [henceforth referred to as “Car/s”] entries must be created specifically for this event. Cars made or published prior to official announcement on October 23rd are not allowed.
  2. Players may create cars for any TrackMania2 title pack.
  3. Players may only submit one entry, and may not edit their entry once it has been submitted.
  4. Players may only submit their entry to one of the acceptable submission sites Mania Park or Steam. If a player uploads their submission multiple times, they may be disqualified.
  5. Players are not required to make a custom 3D model for the car – “skin” submissions are valid. If you are using a car model other than those provided by Ubisoft/Nadeo, you must get written consent from the original creator prior to use.
  6. Cars should incorporate a “10th Anniversary” theme, and they must include a [10th] tag in the title to identify them as an entry for the competition.
  7. Cars must not include any imagery or language that is a violation of the Ubisoft Terms of Use. This includes, but is not limited to, content that may be deemed profane, racist, pornographic, extremely violent, etc. The finished product should be suitable for all ages.
  8. Cars may not use copyrighted imagery without the express consent of the copyright holder. This includes copyrighted cars/company logos on or in their creation.

Contest Dates

  • October 23rd: Official Announcement
  • November 24th: Submission Deadline for Cars. All submissions will be accepted.
  • November 29th: 20 Semi-Finalists Announced, Community Voting Starts.
  • December 6th: Deadline for Community Voting, Finalists Announced
  • December 14th: 10th Anniversary LAN Event, Car Contest Results [Top 3]

Contest Prizing

  • The Finalists will be promoted during the 10th LANniversary event and will be promoted for download via the ManiaPlanet channels.
  • The [3] Winners will have their car made available for free download on the ManiaPlanet Official Store and the creator will receive a ManiaPlanet Collector’s Pack [TrackMania2 Canyon, Valley, Stadium, and ShootMania Storm] including a commemorative lithograph signed by the developers.
  • Additionally, the creator of overall [1] Grand Prize Winner will receive a custom 3D model of their winning entry.

Contest Judging

  • Nadeo will make an initial selection of 20 Semi-Finalists from all the valid submitted entries.
  • The community will vote for their 5 favorites between November 29th and December 6th based on the initial selection by Nadeo.
  • The Grand Jury will take the Top 5 Finalists as determined by the community vote, and chose three Winners, including one Grand Prize Winner, based on an established rubric.
  • Nadeo reserves the right to add up to three additional choices to the list of Finalists, for a grand total of 8 Finalists.