Competition: Write a mobster story, win grand prizes!

Competition: Write a mobster story, win grand prizes!

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Every mobster has a story to tell, and some of em can end up winning swell prizes to boot! If you’re feelin’ creative and are keen on sweet loot from Razer, then boy do we have a competition for you, boss!

To participate, you must write an original short story that’s related to the general theme and tone of Empire of Sin and send it in before 19:00 CEST, October 30th 2020.

Once the competition is over, a jury consisting of the Community team for Empire of Sin and one developer from Romero Games will choose the 10 most promising short stories and then randomly select 3 winners, who will then be contacted via email.

Rules:
  • The short story must be an original work created by you specially for this contest.
  • The topic of the short story should be related to the general theme and tone of Empire of Sin (prohibition, Chicago, gangsters.)
  • The length of the story can not exceed 3000 words.
  • Acceptable file formats are: PDF, .ODT or Word Doc
  • Entries are to be sent to empire-of-sin-short-story-contest@paradoxinteractive.com
  • All entries must be sent in before 19:00 CET, October 30th 2020.

3 lucky winners will receive:
  • Headphones: Razer BlackShark V2 Pro
  • Mousepad: Razer Goliathus Extended Chroma – Black
  • Mouse: Razer Mamba Elite
  • Keyboard: Razer Huntsman Elite – Clicky Optical Switch US
  • Speakers: Razer Nommo
Read the full terms and conditions for the Empire of Sin Short Story Contest here: Empire of Sin Short Story Competition Terms & Conditions

Good luck, boss!
 
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This is a fun competition! Great idea.
 
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From the contest rules:

If you submit any content created by you to us for participating in the Contest (“Your Content”), you hereby grant Paradox a non-exclusive, perpetual, transferable, irrevocable, sub-licensable, royalty-free, and worldwide license to use, modify, reproduce, publish, perform, display, distribute, make derivative works of and otherwise commercially and non-commercially exploit Your Content in any manner or medium now existing or hereafter developed, without separate compensation to you or any other person or entity. You represent and warrant that Your Content is completely your original work and not in violation of or conflict with the trademark, copyright, rights of privacy, rights of publicity or any other rights, of any kind or nature, of any other person or entity.

A couple of headphones, keyboards, and mice seems like a very cheap way to harvest the creative work of all the people who will be submitting.
 
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It doesn't say anything about the language, does it have to be in english?
 
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Looking forward to reading the stories!
 
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From the contest rules:

If you submit any content created by you to us for participating in the Contest (“Your Content”), you hereby grant Paradox a non-exclusive, perpetual, transferable, irrevocable, sub-licensable, royalty-free, and worldwide license to use, modify, reproduce, publish, perform, display, distribute, make derivative works of and otherwise commercially and non-commercially exploit Your Content in any manner or medium now existing or hereafter developed, without separate compensation to you or any other person or entity. You represent and warrant that Your Content is completely your original work and not in violation of or conflict with the trademark, copyright, rights of privacy, rights of publicity or any other rights, of any kind or nature, of any other person or entity.

A couple of headphones, keyboards, and mice seems like a very cheap way to harvest the creative work of all the people who will be submitting.
The same can be said about the tons of suggestions that are posted on this very forum basically everyday.
 
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Every mobster has a story to tell, and some of em can end up winning swell prizes to boot! If you’re feelin’ creative and are keen on sweet loot from Razer, then boy do we have a competition for you, boss!

To participate, you must write an original short story that’s related to the general theme and tone of Empire of Sin and send it in before 19:00 CEST, October 30th 2020.

Once the competition is over, a jury consisting of the Community team for Empire of Sin and one developer from Romero Games will choose the 10 most promising short stories and then randomly select 3 winners, who will then be contacted via email.

Rules:
  • The short story must be an original work created by you specially for this contest.
  • The topic of the short story should be related to the general theme and tone of Empire of Sin (prohibition, Chicago, gangsters.)
  • The length of the story can not exceed 3000 words.
  • Acceptable file formats are: PDF, .ODT or Word Doc
  • Entries are to be sent to empire-of-sin-short-story-contest@paradoxinteractive.com
  • All entries must be sent in before 19:00 CET, October 30th 2020.

3 lucky winners will receive:
  • Headphones: Razer BlackShark V2 Pro
  • Mousepad: Razer Goliathus Extended Chroma – Black
  • Mouse: Razer Mamba Elite
  • Keyboard: Razer Huntsman Elite – Clicky Optical Switch US
  • Speakers: Razer Nommo
Read the full terms and conditions for the Empire of Sin Short Story Contest here: Empire of Sin Short Story Competition Terms & Conditions

Good luck, boss!
May have to do this...
 
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