Gaming

EVENTS

Off The Grid: CODM

A Call of Duty Mobile (CODM) tournament where players will compete 1v1 against each other. This will be a bracket tournament where winners of each stage will qualify for the next stage.

  • Participation Type- Individual

  • Event Type- Live Event

  1. Format - 1v1 Duel - Random Map

  2. Standard 1v1 Duel rules apply.

  3. Bracket tournament winners of each stage will qualify for the next stage.

  4. Brackets will be provided once the participants are confirmed.

  5. The room code and password will be provided 15 minutes prior to the match.

  6. Cheating/hacking will result in disqualification.

 

Shoot Your Shot: Rocket League

A hybrid football game where players compete in a 3v3 football game, but while controlling cars. It is a popular competitive game with an avid following.

  • Participation Type - Group (team of 3)

  • Event Type- Live Event

  1. A competitive 3v3 team-based event.

  2. The game will follow a process of shuffle-mix elimination until we reach the final eight, following which, the teams will be placed into a bracket for the quarter-finals.

  3. Each team’s roster must consist of 3 players only.

  4. A player is allowed to represent only one team’s roster in the same tournament.

  5. Cheating/hacking will result in disqualification.

  6. Map will be decided at random

  7. Game mode will be decided on the basis of brackets.

 

Valorant

A traditional Valorant tournament where teams of 5 players will compete against each other. This will be a bracket tournament where winners of each stage will qualify for the next stage.

  • Participation Type - Group (5 players)

  • Event Type- Live Event

  1. A competitive 5v5 team-based event.

  2. Bracket tournament winners of each stage will qualify for the next stage.

  3. Brackets will be provided once the participants are confirmed.

  4. Each team’s roster must consist of 5 players.

  5. A player is allowed to represent only one team’s roster in the same tournament.

  6. Cheating/hacking will result in disqualification.

  7. The map will be selected at random.

 
 

Game Photography

Capturing a picture-perfect moment in a game is undoubtedly a skill! This is a photography competition where the only criterion is to be as creative as possible and submit the best in-game photographs.

  1. Participants need to submit in-game screenshots from their favourite games with some artistic/aesthetic merit to them.

  2. Participants can only submit HD screenshots. No 4K images allowed.

  3. Participants are free to use the in-game editing tools to make the screenshots look better, with no external editing allowed.  They will have to submit a copy of all the changes they have made.

  • Participation Type - Individual

  • Event Type- Pre-Submission

Game Changer

This event is inspired from the concept of an 'Elevator Pitch'. Those interested will have to take part in groups of four, which would include both designers and those involved in ideation. What does one have to do? Ideate and design a video game from scratch!

●    No. of Rounds - 2
●    Participation Type - Group (4 members)
●    Preparation Time – For the final round, the participants will be required to send in their submissions 24 hours after the prompt is given. 
●    Event Type –Pre-Submission 

1.    Participants are required to pitch a video game idea and concept with a presentation covering the following details:
2.    Ideation: The idea and inspiration behind it along with other details such as, genre, target audience, etc. 
3.    Design: The idea should be accompanied with:

  • Background sketches (both digital and traditional medium work are allowed); they do not necessarily have to be coloured

  • Character design of the protagonist (both digital and traditional medium work are allowed); they do not necessarily have to be coloured.

  • Character design of other main characters can also be included, although this is optional.

  • A mood board depicting art style, and colour scheme for the game.

4. Format: A week prior to the submission, participants will be provided with a sample deck to refer to. Participants are required to submit their ideas and design in the given deck format.
The requirements in the deck are

  • One 100-word pitch for the game.

  • 300-word descriptive piece on the world/setting of the world the game takes place in.

  • 150-word description of the protagonist who the player will play as.

  • 4 pieces of flavour text based on an item, a side character, a place and an NPC (enemy).

5. The event will be a 2-round event, where the top 5 teams will be selected and will compete for the final round.. For the preliminary round, participants are free to choose their idea and design. 
The second will not differ in judging criteria, however a topic will be selected and assigned for the second round.