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Beneath the Dust Mapping Contest

A Contest for Counter-Strike: Global Offensive

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Beneath the Dust Mapping Contest

Dust has been one of the most popular maps in Counter-Strike's history since its release. What do you think would have happened if the Terrorists succeed in destroying one of the bombsites? Well, here's your chance to show it. You've got 40 days to create a CSGO map that is placed underneath one of Dust's bombsites.

Potential map ideas:
- The bomb reveals an ancient tomb under Bombsite A
- The bomb reveals an underground cavern under Bombsite A that links to Bombsite B
- The bomb reveals a secret CIA blacksite under Bombsite B

Judging
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As usually, every submission will be judged on the following categories:

- Technical ability required to create the submission
- Use of custom content (textures / models / sounds etc.)
- Overall aesthetics, quality and completion of the map

To qualify, the maps must be uploaded to the site and tagged as a contest entry on or before the DATE!

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    Checking the "Final" compile of the map, found game-breaking bug. Fun.
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    i complete my nooby slyle pre-alfa version of shi**y map XD I was busy with maps for halloween contest http://files.gamebanana.com/img/ss/maps/56144564305aa.jpg
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    5y
    For everyone currently in the contest and finishing up their entry, make sure to start doing this **right now!** Packing your map and making sure that there are no missing materials is crucial. This can, depending on your preparation, take a lot of time if there are multiple directories involved (Fur future reference, to make packing easier, ensure that all custom content is packed in one folder for models, two for materials of which one in the materials folder and one in the models folder of the materials folder and one for all sounds). If you're short on time, you don't have to insert descriptions or anything, just quickly upload the map instantly with at least one image (if urgent, just upload a random picture for a minute). You can adjust everything else in peace after doing that. Good luck to all entrants, only 2 houres to go :)
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    5y
    Just uploaded my entry. Barely completed it on time. Could have done with an extra few days to add a little more polish and complete a final art/optimization pass, but I can live with it in this state. Good luck to everyone in the contest, especially if you're adding the final touches in these last 24 hours.
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    It will be awesome to have and cs 1.6 dust contest!
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    > **Posted by Azet** > > Where can I find list of maps that are already submitted to the contest? You can find them by clicking on the "Entrants" button below the contest title (above the description).
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    Where can I find list of maps that are already submitted to the contest?
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    > **Posted by NeoHL** > > I had a dream of dust2 B bombsite having a hallway at the end that connected with a dusty hl2 city. > > I will make it into a map, but I'm pretty sure not reaching the deadline. Yea, I guess it's a bit late to start at working now. However, you could do it and then do some tweaking and add some spooky / horror things and such and try to release it for the Halloween contest.
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End Date
Oct 6th, 2015
@ 12:00 am UTC

Prizes

1st Place:
$150 + 5000 points
2nd Place:
$100 + 3000 points
3rd Place:
$50 + 1500 points
4th Place:
$25 + 1000 points
5th Place:
$15 + 750 points
6th Place:
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Rules

  1. EVERY SUBMISSION MUST BE A PLAYABLE LEVEL FOR Counter-Strike Global Offensive!
  2. ENTRIES MUST BE SUBMITTED TO THE RELEVANT CATEGORY BY THE DEADLINE.
  3. SUBMITTED CONTENT MUST BE CONSIDERED 'ORIGINAL', OR HAVE PERMISSION FROM THE ORIGINAL ARTIST IF BASED ON AN EXISTING CONCEPT/ITEM.
  4. IF YOU WISH TO MAKE A REMAKE OF AN EXISTING MAP, YOU MUST HAVE PERMISSION FROM THE MAP'S ORIGINAL CREATOR(S).
  5. THE SUBMISSION CAN USE PRE-EXISTING ASSETS SUCH AS EXISTING MODELS, TEXTURES OR LAYOUTS, BUT ENOUGH WORK SHOULD BE DONE TO CONSIDER THE SUBMISSION A 'NEW RELEASE' MADE FOR THIS COMPETITION, SIMPLY RE-UPLOADING A PREVIOUS PIECE OF WORK WILL NOT COUNT.
  6. MULTIPLE ENTRIES ARE ALLOWED, HOWEVER QUALITY IS BETTER THAN QUANTITY, AND EACH ENTRANT MAY ONLY WIN A MAXIMUM OF ONE (1) PRIZE.
  7. TEAM BASED ENTRIES ARE ALLOWED, HOWEVER THE ENTRANTS WILL HAVE TO DECIDE AND AGREE ON HOW TO SPLIT ANY PRIZES AWARDED.
  8. ENTRIES CANNOT BE MODIFIED AFTER THE DEADLINE EXCEPT FOR CHANGES TO THE SUBMISSION PROFILE (CHANGING DESCRIPTIONS, NOTES OR SCREENSHOTS).
  9. ENTRIES UPLOADED TO EXTERNAL SITES MUST STATE THAT IT WAS CREATED FOR THE GAMEBANANA "BENEATH THE DUST" MAPPING CONTEST.
  10. JUDGES CANNOT ENTER OR ASSIST ENTRANTS.
  11. UPON ENTERING THE CONTEST YOU AGREE ON RECEIVING YOUR CASH PRIZE VIA PAYPAL OR AS THE EQUIVALENT IN STEAM GAMES.

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