Valve proclaims $1 million artwork contest for Counter-Strike weapon skins
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Valve desires to encourage extra creators to construct content material for its Steam Workshop service. To facilitate that, the corporate is saying the $1 million Counter-Strike: International Offensive Goals & Nightmares artwork contest.
As a part of this contest, Valve will decide 10 winners that construct CS:GO weapon skins that embody a dream-style theme. Every winner will get $100,000. To win, you’ll have to submit the weapon pores and skin to the CS:GO Workshop. You (or your staff) may also want a Steam account that has made a purchase order of not less than $5 and doesn’t have any energetic moderation limitations.
“We launched the Workshop on Steam nearly 10 years in the past within the hopes of making a centralized hub for community-created content material,” reads a Valve weblog put up. “Since then, over 5 million content material creators have submitted and revealed over 20 million new gadgets for quite a lot of video games on Steam, making them accessible for buy to tens of millions of players all over the world. And, as everybody who performs these video games is aware of – together with CS gamers – most of the most iconic in-game gadgets, maps, and extra have been authored by members of the neighborhood. The Goals & Nightmares Content material Contest is designed to assist additional assist this neighborhood.”
Steam Workshop is Valve’s means of constructing it simpler for individuals to distribute and set up mods. The concept behind it was additionally to construct a market to encourage extra individuals to carry their skills to increasing and including onto video games.
Valve has beforehand taken an “if you happen to construct it, they’ll come” strategy to its instruments just like the Steam Workshop. However it’s now apparently utilizing a extra hands-on strategy. And that might assist differentiate merchandise like its handheld Steam Deck gaming PC.
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