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Contest nameCaffeine Card Game Design Contest
Contest organizerGenius Games
Websitegeniusgames.org
Contest start07/05/2019
Submission deadline17/06/2019
Entry feenone
Monetary prizes?none
Other prizes?

Top Design - The hope is that Genius Games will publish the top submission, as well as the items below.
Top 3 Designs - Lunch with John (Genius Games Pays) at the next convention we’re both at to discuss game design & development, crowdfunding, board game publishing, running a publishing company, how to make pancakes, or just about anything you want really!
Top 5 designers - A 30 minute Skype call with John to talk about game design & development, crowdfunding, board game publishing, running a publishing company, how to make pancakes, or just about anything you want really!

More information

1. By May 20th: Submissions Open! Please confirm that you are submitting a design by sending us an email. We will have teams set up to play all submissions, and we want to get a good idea of how many games will be arriving, in order to gather enough playtesters.

Email Steve at publishing@geniusgames.org

2. By June 17th 31st: Please email your digital version of your prototype to us at publishing@geniusgames.org with the Subject line"Caffeine Card Game Submission - [Game Name] by [Desinger's Name]" and include the following information in the email submission. It is VERY IMPORTANT that you read the IDEA SUBMISSION AGREEMENT below.

If you agree to the IDEA SUBMISSION AGREEMNT, please paste the following text in your email with your Submission. "I, [Your First and Last Name], have read and agree to the the IDEA SUBMISSION AGREEMENT from Genius Genius."
A brief explanation of how the gameplay accurately plays through a science concept. The core specs of your game – player count

Contest requirements

We are looking for a game with absolutely accurate details about the science of Caffeine… but it should also be a blast to play!

Your game must be for at least 2 players (no 3 player games) and we strongly prefer games that allow up to at least 5 players.

Is this a recurring contest?No