Game Quest Challenge 2021 - Opening & Updates

Hello developers,

We are only 1 hour away from the starting line and are very excited to see the results of this Game Quest Challenge event! If you missed the first announcement, or need a refresher on the rules, here’s a link to the Announcement Post.

All Challenges and updates will be posted on this thread, so if you’d like to receive updates about the challenge, be sure to follow this thread!

This challenge will not only test your skills as a developer, but there will also be fascinating anecdotes and the opportunity of telling your own story throughout this journey that is about to begin.

There will be a total of 3 Mini Quest Challenges, before facing the most daring challenge of all. This event will take place during the months of March and April. The mini challenges will be based on an epic quest; and please note that you must participate in at least two mini challenges to gain the right to enter the Main Quest Challenge.

Every quest will make you use all your developing skills, so be ready!

The mini-quests will be announced periodically throughout this event, so follow this post and stay tuned for the epic stories!


Challenges Schedule :spiral_calendar:

All challenges will be launched at 11AM PDT / 6PM UTC in this thread, so be sure to follow the thread for updates!


Prizes :gift:

As a reminder, here’s what you’re competing for:

Mini Quest Challenges
  • First Mini Challenge - $25 Roblox Gift Card per member

  • Second Mini Challenge - $35 Roblox Gift Card per member

  • Third Mini Challenge - $45 Roblox Gift Card per member

  • Final Winner of the Mini Challenges - $55 Roblox Gift Card per member

Main Quest Challenge

Each member of the winning teams may choose ONE prize option:

  • 1st Place:

    • Oculus Quest 2 —Virtual Reality Headset 64 GB

    • 29’’ Ultra Wide Monitor 75 Hz Full HD

    • IdeaPad 14" Laptop Computer 4GB DDR4 RAM, AMD up to 2.4 GHz

  • 2nd Place:

    • Razer 3-Piece Gaming Bundle (keyboard, mouse, mouse pad)

    • Professional USB Microphone + 1080p Webcam

    • Fully Adjustable Gaming Chair

  • 3rd Place:

    • Graphic Drawing Tablet w/Passive Pen + Multifunction Roblox Backpack

    • SteelSeries Arctis 5 Gaming Headset

    • RGB Pro 16GB DDR4 LED Desktop Memory

Virtual Prizes

Achievement Medal: This will be awarded to all winners of the Mini Challenges and Main Challenge!

Winners of the Main Quest Challenge will also receive the following prizes:

  • Gold Challenger Award: This goes to the Main Challenge first place team!
  • Silver Challenger Award: This goes to the Main Challenge second place team!
  • Bronze Challenger Award: This goes to the Main Challenge third place team!

For ALL Participants
  • A digital certificate signed by members of the DevRel (English and Spanish) Team!

Prize Collection :dizzy:

Virtual Trophy Collection :trophy:

To participate in the Main Quest Challenge, all teams MUST have participated (sent a valid submission) for at least TWO of the Mini Challenges. Your whole team must be listed in the submission form and, once your team has been submitted, you will not be able to edit or change your team members.

Prizes may vary depending on region and availability. You can read the complete Terms and Conditions for this challenge here: Terms and Conditions (99.7 KB) . In addition, make sure you have read the Rules and Important Dates Announcement.


It is now time to prepare to embark on a journey for the ages!

Good luck, and see you soon.

Developer Engagement Team

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Mini-Challenges: :partying_face:

We will be updating this post with the updates to each challenge.

Mini-Challenge: :one: - Closed :closed_lock_with_key:
(April 3 - 11:00 a.m. PDT)


Mini-Challenge: :two: - Closed :closed_lock_with_key:
(April 10 - 11:00 a.m. PDT)


Mini-Challenge: :three: - Closed :lock:
(April 17 - 11:00 a.m. PDT)

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Act 1 - Game Quest Challenge

Welcome to Act 1 of the Game Quest Challenge. In this chapter we entrust you with the mission of forging the lost legendary weapon for the hero / heroine of this adventure. It can be any type of weapon as long as it follows the medieval fantasy theme. Put your building skills to the test and give the hero the perfect weapon!

The story of this adventure is up to you, surprise us!

You have 26 hours to complete this challenge, starting now, April 3, 2021 at 11AM PST and ending tomorrow, April 4, 2021 at 1PM PST.

You can submit your projects for this first act through the submission page, the delivery format is .rbxmx or .rbxm attached to a .zip folder, make sure to fill in all the required sections: Game Quest Challenge - Quest 1

Make sure to list all the names of your team members when submitting your project. The team cannot be changed throughout the challenge.

We will evaluate your projects according to these Evaluation Criteria.

Evaluation Criteria
  • Theme - Uses the theme provided
  • Creativity - Use of creativity;
  • Design - Overall design
  • 3D-Modeling - Build quality

Good luck!

:crossed_swords:

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Mini Challenge #1 :crossed_swords:

Your weapons have been reviewed - and the results are in! While there were many fantastic and creative weapons submitted, there can only be one weapon for the legendary hero!

The winning team for Mini Challenge #1 is Team Radiance, composed of @ParallelMayhem, @Zacchary21, and @HavocOmega!!! Give them a hand, folks! Winners, please reach out to @DevEngagementTeam to claim your awards.


Take a look at some more of the fantastic creations from the English and Spanish communities!

Thank you all so much for your incredible submissions, and we look forward to more from you all in our next challenge - which releases tomorrow, April 10, at 11AM PDT!

Good luck, and see you soon!

:crossed_swords:

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Act 2 - Game Quest Challenge

We need your help once again developers, for Act 2 of the Game Quest Challenge! In this chapter we entrust you with the mission of creating the transportation method used by the hero/heroine of this adventure. It is time to use your imagination and skills, as always following the theme of the challenge.

You have 26 hours to complete this challenge, starting now, April 10, 2021 at 11:00 AM PST and ending tomorrow, April 11, 2021 at 1:00 PM PST.

You can submit your projects for this second act through this submission page, this time you are required to submit the project through a link to the Roblox place / game. Be sure to fill in all the required sections: Game Quest Challenge - Quest 2

Make sure to list all the names of your team members when submitting your project, as well as your team name. The team cannot be changed throughout the challenge.

Note: You do NOT have to make a full game. We are ONLY looking at the vehicle/mode of transportation and the evaluation criteria.

Evaluation Criteria
  • Theme - Uses the theme provided
  • Creativity - Use of creativity;
  • Design - Overall design
  • 3D-Modeling - Build quality
  • Animation - The use of visual effects

Good luck!

:crossed_swords:

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Mini Challenge #2

Once again, your submissions for this round absolutely blew us away! The sea, the land, and the sky - how did our hero traverse them?


It’s a bird, it’s a plane- no! It’s Plaything and their sky boat! Congratulations to Plaything, composed of @WhoseTrade, @DevSpec, and @XandertjeKnal! As per usual, winners, please reach out to @DevEngagementTeam to claim your awards!

Thank you all so much for your incredible submissions, and we look forward to more from you all in our next challenge - which releases tomorrow at 11AM PDT!

Good luck, and see you soon!

:crossed_swords:

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Act 3 - Game Quest Challenge

We have reached the third chapter of this fantastic Game Quest Challenge. In this chapter we entrust you with the mission of creating the most evil final boss of all. Give it animations, attacks, and anything you can think of to make a spectacular final boss!

You have 26 hours to complete this challenge, starting now, April 17, 2021 at 11:00 AM PST and ending tomorrow, April 18, 2021 at 1:00 PM PST.

You can submit your projects for this second act through this submission page, this time you are required to submit the project through a link to the Roblox place / game. Be sure to fill in all the required sections! https://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/6298454/Game-Quest-Challenge-Quest-3

Do not update the place after submission date, as this will cause disqualification.

Make sure to list all the names of your team members when submitting your project. The team cannot be changed throughout the challenge.

Once again, you do NOT have to make a full game. We are ONLY looking at the final boss and the evaluation criteria. Be sure to read the Evaluation Criteria closely!

Evaluation Criteria
  • Theme - Uses the theme provided
  • Creativity - Use of creativity;
  • Design - Overall design
  • 3D-Modeling - Build quality
  • Animation - The use of visual effects
  • Features - use of terrains/materials/lighting features, etc.

Good luck!

:crossed_swords:

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