After the successful completion of the first-ever Roll & Write Game Design Contest, we are proud to announce the 2nd Roll & Write Contest on Indiaboardgames.net.
Winners Announcement Video
Plantations of Karnataka by Juan Maiolino
Punjab by Ajay Anthony and Nandighosa by Sidhant Chand
- Vallam Kali by Ashis Saha
- Punjab by Ajay Anthony
- Plantations of Karnataka by Juan Maiolino
- Save the Sangai by Charlie Jackson
- Thattukada by Deepak M.
- Nandighosa by Sidhant Chand
- Assam by Davide Carcelli
- Terraced Gardens of Pinjore by Rutvik Sanghvi
Theme & Requirements:
- The theme for this contest is the Indian States. Your game must include at least one unique aspect from any one of the 28 states of India. Note: The game theme should focus on one state only.
- Your game must include a Solo mode.
- Your submission (rules & player sheet) should fit on 4 A4 sized pages.
- You can use up to 5 dice (D6, D10, or D20) in your game design.
- Share your interest to participate in the contest via this email before 1 March 2021 15 March 2021.
- Submit a game designed to meet the theme & requirements.
- The deadline for submissions is 28 March at 11:59 PM IST.
- The game should be a Roll & Write game as per the definition at Board Game Geek.
- Your submission to this email, in English, should include the following:
- Player Sheet(s)
- Brief description about the game (2-4 lines)
- You are free to share a link to a digital prototype or a gameplay video.
- Judging will commence from 29 March and the winner will be declared by 1 May 2021.
- After the initial round of judging or voting, 5 games will be shortlisted as the finalists. The finalist games will be judged by two members from the industry.
- The judging criteria will involve:
- Adherence to the theme & requirements
- Fun to play
- Clarity of rules
- If you are interested in judging the initial entries, please contact me.
- The winning entry will receive the following courtesy of Dice Toy Labs:
- The second-place entry will receive a prize of 2,500 Indian Rupees (approximately $35).
- You should include intellectual property you own or have rights to use.
- The game you design should be targeted at ages 8+.
- The game should not be available for sale, preorder, or crowdfunding prior to or while it is in the contest.
- You can enter one game in the contest.
- Your design will be shared publicly by “India Board Games” on the website, the sponsors, and with the judges.
- You must be at least 18 years old to enter the contest.
- The judges’ decision is final and you will not hold the organizers of this contest or the judges liable for any matters related to this contest.
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