Create-a-Smiley Competition - August 2014 Have you ever dreamed of being able to use your own custom smiley in your minecraftforum.net posts? Do you have a spectacular 20 x 20 pixel design you'd like the MCF masses to see? Well, now is your chance thanks to our brand new forum software, Cobalt, developed by those lovely people over at Curse! this is not a plug.
Starting from today, we will be collecting your smiley submissions for August's Create-a-Smiley competition! From all of your creations, we will choose 20 of our favourite submissions which will then be publicly voted on by minecraftforum.net members.
The top three most voted entries will be added to our official list of MCF smileys!
August's theme is: Weather!
Please ensure your designs fit with this months theme. (Next months theme will be picked by August's overall winner)
Entering the competition is easy:
Download the smiley template below.
Create your smiley in an image editor of your choice.
Upload your creation to an image hosting site. e.g. Imgur.
Reply to this post with your .PNG still or animated .GIF smiley as an embedded image.
Include your desired smiley code. e.g: :d3fin3d:, :art:, :amazing:, etc.
Rules of entry:
Only three submissions allowed per artist.
Your creation must be within the MCF rules.
Your creation must stick to this months theme.
Your design must be a 20 x 20 pixel still .PNG or a 20 x 20 pixel animated .GIF, embedded as a reply to this post.
Smiley codes must be unique. We may need to choose a different code for your smiley but we will try to adhere to your initial choice.
If your creation contains transparency, your .PNG or animated .GIF must include correct transparency rendering.
Submissions end on August 22nd 2014.
Voting begins on August 22nd 2014.
Voting ends and winners declared on August 31st 2014.
So, what are you waiting for? We look forward to seeing all your creative entries!
Please note: Replies which are not smiley submissions will be removed. If you would like to discuss winning smileys, the competition or comment on smiley submissions, please use the Create-a-Smiley Discussion thread.