It’s that time of year! The senior staff here at MCM is proud to announce that we will be hosting a Halloween Party for the server again this year! So put your game faces on, and get ready to have a wicked spooky time! When: Saturday, October 26th, 2013 Time: 5PM Central (23:00 London/BST, 02:00 [Sunday] Stockholm/CEDT, 08:00 [Sunday] Queensland AUS/AEST, 09:00 Australia East/AEDT) We will have a multitude of activities, including Bobbing for Apples, Roller Coaster Rides, Mazes, Mob Parties, and more! All of this is going down starting at 5PM CDT, and we’ll make it last all night long! We will also have 3 contests this year! Prizes are still being discussed, but they will make you drool! Some of the prizes could include: permanent VIP, monthly VIP packages, custom avatar work by ipapyrus, rare in-game items, /fly, Kitty Cannon and more! *** THE BUILD CONTEST This year’s build contest theme is: ·Haunted Halloween Houses ·Haunted Halloween Villages or Ghost-towns Use your creative plot to build your contest entry. The judges will choose for the top entry for each of the following categories: ·Outstanding Solo House ·Outstanding Solo Village ·Outstanding Team House ·Outstanding Team Village Judging will also be based on a variety of criteria, including: composition, interior decoration, creativity, use of building materials and how well you use the theme. The more unique and creative you make your build, the higher the chance you stand to win! To apply to this, please post a response on the Halloween Build Contest Entry thread using the following template: Name/Team Name: Team Members (if team): Creative Plot Owner: Building Name (optional): Details (optional): Standard server rules apply. Only one entry per person. Group builds are allowed as long as you give credit to your teammates! In the case of a group entry, only one post needs to be made below by the group leader. Build Contest winners do not need to be present at the Halloween Contest. *** THE COSTUME CONTEST We are also hosting a costume contest! Redecorate your skin and wear your “costume” to the Halloween Party on the 26th! The judges will choose the top 3 winners in each of the following categories: ·Most Creative ·Funniest ·Scariest ·Judges’ Choice Standard server rules apply. No crude, nude, rude or obscene skins, or you will be banned for 10 days on the spot and made ineligible for any contests this Halloween—no warnings given! You do not need to post below if you are taking part in the Costume Contest. You must be present at the Halloween party to be considered for the Costume Contest! *** THE PUMPKIN CARVING CONTEST Finally, we will be hosting a pumpkin carving contest! This one involves you carving a real-life pumpkin with some sort of Minecraft theme to it. Judges will choose the top three entries of all submitted! Standard server rules apply. You must post a picture of your pumpkin with your screen-name and the date written on a piece of paper, also visible in the picture of your pumpkin, in the PUMPKIN CARVING ENTRY thread. All entries are due by October 26th. One per person. You do not need to be present at the party to win. MCM staff will not assume liability for any accidents, injuries or other issues that occur as a result of the pumpkin carving contest. *** Finally! All senior mods and admins are prohibited from entering any of the contests. Therefore, please do not ask us for help, advice or critique as we will be unable to offer it in order to keep these games fair! In classic Katniss style… May the odds ever be in your favor!