Sorry for the spam
I figured I need to address soem thing I forgot before, sorry about that.
You heard right! After only joining them, I am now hosting a contest, which is not for a group
And now, some background information prose:
had the wonderful idea of her and me teaming up and writing a book. A real book! It's an ambitious project and we have no idea when we will be finished, but whatever happened, I will keep you updated. There will surely be some major delays in the progress due to my busy RL and surely, there will be writer's block. But still, we both are eager to do it!
We are using an old story ark of mine, therefore parts of the world, the main plot line and some characters are already done, such as:
(they may or may not get art updates along the way)
After that much of introduction, we get to the interesting part and the reason for the title:
Character Creation Contest:
Without giving away too much, I'll provide you with some basic background of the world. The idea of this contest is, that you create a character for it and the winner will be featured in the book. If there is a tie, we'll simply include both The setting
is medieval fantasy.
The list of species
is pretty open, still we already have excluded
typical fantasy creatures as: vampires, werewolves, orcs/ogres, dwarves as portrayed in modern media, and gnomes. Trolls are still getting discussed, so maybe you want to retain from using them, too.
Among the creatures we consider using
or already included are: humans, elves, harpies (or something similar) and nagas (or something similar). If you want to use a species not mentioned, do so at your own risk or contact me
The presence of the races varies throughout the world. There can be areas inhabited solely by elves while they can be considered to be mythical creatures somewhere else.Magic
comes in different forms and the commonness differs from region to region.
There will be different cultures this world, inspired by various cultures around the world, so you have basically all kinds of profession available.Rules
I can't set a deadline yet, but since we aim huge, the contest will go on for quite some time. As soon as a end date is set for this contest, there will be a reminder
All art forms are allowed for this, no matter if written or visual or both, asl long as it tells enough about your character
You can come up with as many character as you want and feel inspired to.
The character can e a hero or a villain or any of the other archetypes.
If there are questions left, feel free to ask
Show me what you came up with, comment here or drop me a note