Total Prize Pool: $3,000
$3,000 prize pool for top 3
Submit stories on game development with Unity, your projects, observations, and learnings in Unity game development.
August 31st, 2023 11:59 PM EST
Top 10 stories - Every Month
Winners announcement - September 2023
This one's for the Game Devs - HackerNoon and Tatum Games have brought you a super fun #unity writing contest with a prize pool of $3,000! You can write any story on game development with Unity. You can share your projects, observations, and learnings in Unity game development.
We highly encourage you to write on analytics for Unity games. Here are some ideas shared by Tatum Games:
Why are game analytics important?
How does analytics help your game succeed?
Try out MIKROS by Tatum Games and share your thoughts.
How can MIKROS Reputation Score be used to prevent Trolls/Hackers from joining your game?
How can MIKROS Spending Score be used to increase revenue?
Google Analytics vs. MIKROS Analytics?
About MIKROS by Tatum Games
MIKROS is a SaaS product that enrolls game developers in an information-sharing ecosystem, also known as data pooling, that helps
identify better insights about user behavior, including user spending habits.
Prizes Awarded Each Month
There will be a total of 3 rounds.
$1,000 will be awarded to the top story from each round.
The Unity Writing Contest
Rules & Guidelines
Must be 18+ to enter.
Must create a HackerNoon account, as winners will be contacted via email.
Who Can Enter the Contest?
Anyone over the age of 18. There are no location restrictions.
Can I Write Under a Pen Name?
Yes! You can use your real name on your HackerNoon profile, a fake name, or even create a persona to write under.
How Long Will the Contest Run?
The contest consists of 3 rounds and will run for three months. We will announce the shortlisted top ten stories from each round every month. The final results for each round will be announced in September.
Round 1: June 1st - June 31st, 2023
Round 2: July 1st - July 31st, 2023
Round 3: August 1st - August 31st, 2023
Winners Announcement: September, 2023
Can I submit more than one entry to the contest?
Of course. Each story submission shall be considered a new entry into the writing contest.
How are the winners selected?
Each month, we’ll take the top 10 story submissions that receive the most eyeballs (real humans, not bots!). We will announce the shortlisted top ten stories from each round every month. The editors will vote for the top stories of each round. The final results and winners for the three rounds will be announced in September.
Can I win more than one prize?
Yes! If you submit multiple stories, each has the chance to win.