Mantic Writing Competition

Mantic have announced, via their blog that they are now accepting submissions for their writing competition.

Successful entries will be published as an official Mantic Novel. This competition will centre on a handful of events, battles and character stories from both of the Mantic universe’s.

The 1st of November will see some more information and material posted for download on the Mantic Blog, and don’t forget the top three entries will win a prize which is outlined below.

 

Taken from the Mantic blog and outlines how your entries must be formatted:

For this competition, we will provide a series of packets on a few different topics for you to choose from. These packets will contain loads of background information to help stir your imagination and get you started.

Information Packets and the Contest Application will be available on November 1st

To enter and qualify, each author must:

1) Choose the topic you are writing for then download that topic’s Information Packet
2) Read, fill out, and sign the Contest Application
3) All Stories must follow the Rules and Guidelines
4) When submitted, the Contest Application and Story must be combined into one PDF file with the Contest Application being the first page
5) All submissions must be turned in by the stated due date on the Contest Application

Rules and Guidelines:

1) All material submitted must be original and from the submitting author
2) Submissions must be in English
3) Page Formatting:
◦ .50” Margins
◦ Times New Roman Font
◦ 12 pt. Font
◦ 1.5 line spacing
◦ Story name as Header
◦ Page Number as Footer
4) Submissions must have direct correlation with selected topic
5) Use of foul, crass, or lewd language is not permitted
6) Story cannot exceed Ten Pages
7) Maximum of two submissions per author.
8) No Pen Names or pseudonyms
9) Judging will be carried out or overseen by a Mantic Representative.
10) Winners will be announced as stated on the Contest Application
11) All decisions are final.

GRAND PRIZE
$150 Store Credit
Official Certificate of Achievement
A copy of the Mantic Compendium

SECOND PRIZE
$100 Store Credit
Official Certificate of Achievement
A copy of the Mantic Compendium

THIRD PRIZE
$50 Store Credit
Official Certificate of Achievement
A copy of the Mantic Compendium

ANY OR ALL OF THE TOP THREE SELECTIONS MAY BE CHOSEN FOR PUBLICATION.

So get you pens out and your story writing hat, tell the wife to hold all your calls and make some Mantic history.

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