Following the stewardship of Jodokast over time I’ve agreed to tackle the working of the problem, and so onwards into 2022.
Relatively than awarding a badge for 10 and 100 factors there shall be badges for levels accomplished. The levels shall be:
Hopefully, this implies everybody will then get an opportunity to goal for the badge they really feel is appropriate for them. The badges have been requested and Kaffedrake has agreed to make the 2022 model (thanks Kaffedrake).
The problem began in the beginning of the yr (1 Jan) and continues till 31 Dec 2022. The cut-off date shall be utilizing the geek timestamp, (Evaluate have to be submitted earlier than 2400 hours 31 Dec 2022).
The DEAL is that this, you learn the principles, you create your scoreboard beneath, you get reviewing!
On this problem your objective is to accrue factors by writing evaluations of any merchandise or itemizing on RPG Geek with a evaluation discussion board.
2022 is similar because the 2021 evaluation problem. Specifically bonus factors are being awarded for reviewing an merchandise with no earlier evaluations.
Badges, badges, badges (as famous above).
There shall be geekgold awarded – I shall be awarding prizes based mostly on suggestions made to this publish and 500gg of my private stash.
While I’ll writing evaluations for this problem I shall be ineligible for any geekgold.
How do you rating factors?
The fundamentals: you rating 1 level for every evaluation you write between now and December 31, 2022. Your evaluation could be hooked up to any component of the database (RPG system, merchandise, problem, periodical, collection, setting) apart from a single article. The one situation is that the evaluation have to be posted first to this website. No truthful (or unfair) recopying the whole lot out of your weblog to win the competitors!
There are many methods to attain extra factors in your evaluations. You possibly can earn a further level in any (and all!) of the next methods:
Rating – You’ll rating one extra level for rating the rpg merchandise you could have reviewed within the rpg database and for making a touch upon the merchandise within the rating system. For those who’ve learn this far you’ll realise that each evaluation ought to be capable to rating two factors, one for the evaluation, one for rating the merchandise.
Excessive-level: By reviewing an RPG, periodical, collection, setting, or system. (Something other than an RPG merchandise or problem.) NOTE: For those who evaluation an RPG that has solely a single merchandise (and can solely ever have a single merchandise), and also you select to put your evaluation on the merchandise degree, you should still declare this bonus. Remember the fact that RPG (fairly than merchandise) evaluations are supposed to be complete and based mostly on precise play. Simply be sincere with your self about whether or not your evaluation deserves the bonus. We belief you!
Homegrown: By reviewing an entry produced throughout certainly one of RPG Geek’s design contests or occasions.
Theme: Every month may have two themes. Get an additional level for evaluations that match both theme (max 2 per theme). Get a evaluation that matches each themes get 2 factors (and road cred, candy candy road cred) You get to determine whether or not you hit the theme. However do not be a jerk about it.
Consistency: Declare a bonus level for every of the primary two evaluations you publish throughout every calendar month.
Session: For those who submit a evaluation AND session report for a similar merchandise/RPG/and so forth. Each have to be listed beneath the identical database object to depend, and each have to be posted in 2020!
No earlier evaluations. I’ve determined to return to increasing the vary of evaluations on the Geek and thus an additional level shall be awarded if the merchandise reviewed has no earlier evaluations.
Size – Rating 1 extra level if the merchandise you might be reviewing is over 32 pages in size. The concept is to depend printed pages as you’d discover in a bodily merchandise, most pdfs depend pages like this. For those who discover a very uncommon merchandise ask. Rating an additional extra level if the merchandise is over 100 pages
Short-term Bonuses: I reserve the best to institute short-term level bonuses all year long to attach with different occasions on RPG Geek. These shall be introduced on this thread.
As well as, you earn one level for commenting (constructively!) on another person’s evaluation. That is restricted to 1 bonus level per 30 days.
However dock your self a degree for those who reply to a evaluation to appropriate spelling errors, grammar issues or typos. For those who see these issues, ship a geekmail to the creator.
Taking the Problem
For those who’re , join beneath!
Truthful warning: you’ll need to:
Tally your factors in your geeklist merchandise entry!
In different phrases: because the organizer, I do not intend to do any math. That is all as much as you!
All themes generated by a random generator what I discovered on-line after which filtered by means of my addled mind.
March: Earlier than the autumn/River
November: Lone wolf/Betrayal
*EXTRA POINTS RPG Highlight initiative* https://rpggeek.com/thread/2693587/rpg-spotlight-introductio… 2 bonus factors shall be obtainable for those who evaluation an merchandise within the present highlight system.
At present the highlight is on Paranoia (Mongoose Version) (any version).
I’ll preserve the additional 2 factors for twenty-four Hour RPG entries as effectively.
*EXTRA POINTS RPGG Fortnightly Characteristic* https://rpggeek.com/geeklist/298286/rpgg-fortnightly-feature… 2 bonus factors shall be obtainable for those who evaluation the merchandise at present featured
The present characteristic is I3-5: Desert of Desolation