Get ready for an awesome planning if you’re going to PAX PRIME (Friday August 31st to Sunday September 2nd) or intend to follow what is happening over there! Be ready for some event stream: http://shootmania.ign.com/
Congratulations to all participants for their proposed maps. We had a lot of good content to review from!
Here is the map making contest winner:
– NitroGuy with his Elite map : “Rockets and rails”. He’ll come over @PAX to talk about his map and how he made it!
Runners up are below: Thanks for your contribution! Your names will definitively be cited while at PAX in front of the crowd at the Ubisoft booth.
Go check out the live round of 8 qualifier: http://ign.com/ipl/shootmania – should last for 1 hour or so.
IGN Sports League is now officially supporting ShootMania in the US!
They are currently streaming ShootMania PAX Qualifiers on their IPL site. Next live stream starts tomorrow @5pm Pacific Time http://www.ign.com/ipl
They also have a dedicated ShootMania page: http://shootmania.ign.com/
There is a current Beta key giveaway on their site: http://www.ign.com/prime/promo/iplshootmania
Here is the latest recap of the first round of qualifiers that happened yesterday in case you missed it! http://www.ign.com/ipl/all/news/alphamales-b2g-and-elephant-move-on-in-pax-shootmania-qualifier/
You have awesome maps ideas in mind you’d like to create for ShootMania? You want to see pro-shooters players running around your map while at PAX? Then, this competition is made for you! Send your map and join the ShootMania event @PAX!
WHat are the requirements for your Maps?
- maps have to be correctly validated
- name: “PAX-‘name'” use what you want for ‘name’
- no special characters in the map name
- modes: Siege, Elite, Battle, Heroes, and SpeedBall
- the maps are not uploaded anywhere
- Intros & Outros are forbidden
- the maps were not used in any competition
- the maps are just known by yourself
Send the maps to the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org (email will be accessible beginning of next week)
Please use the following style for your mail subject “Maps – PAX – *your nickname*” and specify in the email your first name, last name and city you live in, else your mail may be missed.
Full rules can be found here: http://forum.maniaplanet.com/viewtopic.php?f=10&t=13344