Otafest 2013 AMV Contest - With Winners

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Otafest 2013 AMV Contest - With Winners

Postby Vlad G Pohnert » Sat Feb 02, 2013 9:08 pm

Otafest 2013 AMV Contest Winners:

HONORABLE MENTIONS AWARDS:

"Best Use of Digimon in an AMV"
- Save The World by Espace Studios

"Most Romantic Video"
- A Kiss Goodnight by Dragon/Roy

"Best Portal Crossover"
- Kyubey’s Still Alive by minet360

"The Stephanie Meyer Sparkly Award"
- Fidelity by Xophilarus

"The Most Magical"
- Magic Mouth by Shin-Ei Gumi (BasharOfTheAges)

"Best Use of Motion"
- My Everything by AimoAio

"Best Local Video"
- Devil's Own by Moonlight Firefly Productions

"The Overly Attached Girlfriend Award"
- What Are The Odds? by James Blond

JUDGES' TOP AWARDS

3rd PLACE
- What Are The Odds? by James Blond

2nd PLACE
- Super and I Know It by SOGESNAKE

1st PLACE (Best in Show)
- Hall of Fame by Drabaz

AUDIENCE FAVORATE AWARDS

3rd PLACE
- Save The World by Espace Studios

2nd PLACE
- Super and I Know It by SOGESNAKE

1st PLACE
- Holómon by Warlike Swans and Warlike Cygnet

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May 11, 2013 Update:

The contest will take place on Friday at 7:30 pm
The Non-Finalists will be played on Sunday at 10:30 am - 1:30 pm in the AMV Room.
The Winners will be announced and played on Sunday at 4:30 - 5:30 pm in the AMV Room


Otafest 2013 AMV Contest Finalists (this is nto the play order, but order of Video Title):

A Kiss Goodnight by Dragon/Roy
Catch You Catch Me If You Can by Areeg Jibrin
Consider by Skywalker
DBZ - Always Hardcore by Rider4Z
Devil's Own by Moonlight Firefly Productions
Don't Lick The Icing by drewaconclusion
DreaMachine by EimiJ7
Fidelity by Xophilarus
Hall of Fame by Drabaz
HeartCatch Rangers! by MoonieAMV (Soul Anime Productions)
Holómon by Warlike Swans and Warlike Cygnet
In Terminis by ~ K & G ~ (Galia & Kitty)
Jailbreak by DZ Studios
Kyubey’s Still Alive by minet360
LegenD by xDieguitoAMV
Magic Mouth by Shin-Ei Gumi (BasharOfTheAges)
My Everything by AimoAio
Nuthin' Wrong With Me by Rider4Z
Orgasmic Moonfall by Mycathatesyou
Out of Tune by Emma Browning
Rockin' Layer:00 by l33tmeatwad
Saudade by ~ K & G ~ (Galia & Kitty)
Save The World by Espace Studios
Schizoception by Mycathatesyou
Somebody by Camille Robinson
Sooner than Later by SelfishPromise
Spaceships n Explosions n stuff by Kvakond
Summer Rain by DMRA
Super and I Know It by SOGESNAKE
Teenagerrrs!! by BecauseImBored1
This Wasn't in the Dub by Areeg Jibrin
Under the Cliff (by the Sea) by Ryan Logan
Waltz S by Iren Stepanyan
What Are The Odds? by James Blond
YOU CAN’T DENY US! by BecauseImBored1

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Hi Everyone.

This year I will be running the Otafest AMV Contest. If your all wondering what happened to Jenny, she's still around and has more responsibilities for Programming and is sort of my Boss now :up:

I've been involved in Otafest's AMV Contest for the past 6 years, taking care of all the technical requirements, encoding and playing the day of previously.

I have updated the rules and made some changes, but essentially most of the way the contest is run is much the same. The biggest change now is that instead of just the audience picking their favorite, we will have Audience's Favorite 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place just like the judges' top 3 awards.

Rules can be found HERE. Deadline for submissions is April 19, 2013 so there is plenty of time.

This year as well, Otafest will have a dedicated AMV room (There actually was one last year too) and we will look at the possibility depending on contest scheduling in playing all non-finalists who are accepted into the contest as well.

Good luck to everyone!

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Re: Otafest 2013 AMV Contest - Open for Submissions

Postby ranmaman » Thu Feb 14, 2013 6:13 pm

woo i wanna be early this year.. may not help me in the overall run but i at least always hope for the finals!

1 i finished middle of last year and the other i'm still working on... well assuming you may be excepting MLP videos again this year!
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Re: Otafest 2013 AMV Contest - Open for Submissions

Postby Vlad G Pohnert » Fri Feb 15, 2013 12:30 am

Nothing in the rules against MLP, so yes that woudl be fine...

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Re: Otafest 2013 AMV Contest - Open for Submissions

Postby Iren S.S. » Tue Feb 19, 2013 3:39 am

I've sent you my vids :awesome:
But still haven't got any reply xD
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Re: Otafest 2013 AMV Contest - Open for Submissions

Postby Vlad G Pohnert » Tue Feb 19, 2013 8:43 am

Iren S.S. wrote:I've sent you my vids :awesome:
But still haven't got any reply xD


Yea, I got them, just haven't processed them yet.. Will do that tonight so you should get a reply

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Re: Otafest 2013 AMV Contest - Open for Submissions

Postby Iren S.S. » Wed Feb 20, 2013 3:19 am

Vlad G Pohnert wrote:
Yea, I got them, just haven't processed them yet.. Will do that tonight so you should get a reply


Thank you! XD
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Re: Otafest 2013 AMV Contest - Open for Submissions

Postby Vlad G Pohnert » Thu Feb 21, 2013 2:28 am

I've not got around to process the last few entries that came in, will be catching up this weekend and send confirmations then

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Re: Otafest 2013 AMV Contest - Open for Submissions

Postby Vlad G Pohnert » Sun Mar 10, 2013 10:25 pm

Just a reminder, deadline is just under 7 weeks to go, so plenty of time

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Re: Otafest 2013 AMV Contest - Open for Submissions

Postby TheCacoVenom » Tue Mar 12, 2013 5:04 pm

cool I sent 2 videos :mrgreen:
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Re: Otafest 2013 AMV Contest - Open for Submissions

Postby Vlad G Pohnert » Tue Mar 12, 2013 5:43 pm

I'll process all new videos on the weekend, so look for confirmations them (Just need to juggle a few thigns around between Otafest and Sakura-Con).

But PLEASE, keep them comming as Otafest has always run a great contest!

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Re: Otafest 2013 AMV Contest - Open for Submissions

Postby drewaconclusion » Tue Apr 02, 2013 10:56 pm

I'm making something new for this, but it's probably going to be coming right down to the wire.
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Re: Otafest 2013 AMV Contest - Open for Submissions

Postby Vlad G Pohnert » Tue Apr 02, 2013 11:18 pm

Awesome! Ok people, we need a LOT more videos here... The AMV Contest is a Favorite at Otafest and this year we WILL be also playing all the non-finalists on Sunday.

Also, remember that there are no categories and all videos will have the judges and audiences top three choices as winners and many honorable mentions!

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Re: Otafest 2013 AMV Contest - Open for Submissions

Postby Vlad G Pohnert » Sun Apr 07, 2013 2:11 am

All entires recived now processed and updated... Keep them coming :wink:

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Re: Otafest 2013 AMV Contest - Open for Submissions

Postby ranmaman » Sun Apr 07, 2013 3:21 pm

ugh i really need to carck down and try and finish my other video... i'm terrible at seeming to get my 2nd video in right at the dead line XD
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Re: Otafest 2013 AMV Contest - Open for Submissions

Postby Vlad G Pohnert » Thu Apr 11, 2013 10:28 pm

Just over a week before the deadline, and stil need more entires too...

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