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Beyond Roblox Competition 2024

🎮 Calling all young game development prodigies! 🎮
The registration fee for current Beyond Code Academy students is 500 THB. Please verify your enrollment through Line OA (@beyondcode) to obtain a promotion code before making your payment.
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Get ready to unleash your creativity and coding prowess in the 2024 Beyond Roblox Game Development Competition! This year's electrifying theme, Campaign mode games, challenges you to craft captivating, story-driven masterpieces that will keep players on the edge of their seats from start to finish. 🚀


Imagine weaving intricate narratives, designing mind-blowing characters, and constructing immersive worlds that transport players to another dimension. With Roblox's cutting-edge tools and vibrant community at your fingertips, the possibilities are endless! Plus, we're offering a jaw-dropping prize pool worth 20,000 THB, including ROBUX, state-of-the-art gaming gear, and exclusive coding class credits. 💰


Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity to showcase your talents, connect with like-minded creators, and potentially win life-changing prizes. Join the 2024 Beyond Roblox Game Development Competition today and let's make gaming history together! 🎉

Prizes

*certificate of participation will be provided for all qualifying submissions.

1st Prize

5,000 Robux
Gaming Gears(Mouse + Keyboard)
10,000 THB Beyond Code Credit
2,000 THB The Learning Space Credit 

2nd Prize

3,000 Robux
Gaming Gears (Mouse)
5,000 THB Beyond Code Credit
1,500 THB The Learning Space Credit

3rd Prize

3,000 Robux
2,000 THB Beyond Code Credit
1,000 THB The Learning Space Credit

Best Story

2,000 Robux
1,000 THB Beyond Code Credit
1,000 THB The Learning Space Credit

Extreme Coder

2,000 Robux
1,000 THB Beyond Code Credit
1,000 THB The Learning Space Credit

Best Design

2,000 Robux
1,000 THB Beyond Code Credit
1,000 THB The Learning Space Credit

Who can participate

Any students from age 9 to 13

We welcome participants from around the world!

Basic Roblox Game Development Knowledge

Don't worry if you have no coding experience. You can join our signature Roblox Game Development Bootcamp click here for more detail

Campaign Mode Game 

Competition Theme
A campaign mode game is a structured, story-driven gaming experience that takes players through a series of interconnected levels or missions. The game should have a clear narrative arc, with a beginning, middle, and end, and should provide a sense of progression and accomplishment as players advance through the story.

Examples of Campaign Mode Game




Submission Requirement

1

Roblox File 

Develop Roblox Game under Campaign Mode Game using Roblox Studio and submit .rbxl file.
2

5-min Demo Video

Video explains how your game works and walk through your coding
3

Game Design Document (GDD)

A Game Design Document (GDD) is a comprehensive blueprint that outlines every aspect of a video game's design, development, and functionality. It serves as a central resource for the development team, ensuring everyone has a clear understanding of the game's goals, features, and target audience.

Are you new to Roblox game development or need a quick recap of key concepts?

 Our bootcamp is perfect for you! Whether you're a beginner eager to dive into the world of game development or looking to refresh your skills, we've got you covered.

Competition Timeline

1 July 2024

Registration Opens

28 August 2024

Submission Deadline

6 September 2024

Announcement for finalists

15 September 2024

Demo Day. Finalists will be invited to present their projects

Registration Fees:

500 THB for Beyond Code Academy Students
Please verify your enrollment through Line OA (@beyondcode) to obtain a promotion code before making your payment.

750 THB for Non-Beyond Code Academy Students

Student-Centered Competition

To ensure a level playing field and maintain the integrity of the competition, all entries must be the original work of the student participants.  Participants are encouraged to seek guidance from mentors, teachers, or experienced developers, but the final product should reflect the students' own creativity, problem-solving skills, and coding proficiency.

Judging Criteria

The judging criteria for the Roblox Game Development Competition will assess the participating students based on the following aspects:

Technical Skill & Coding (25%)

Evaluating the student's understanding and proficiency in game development through coding, including the ability to connect game mechanics with coding, implement creative scripts, and demonstrate a solid grasp of the engineering aspects of game development.

Storyline (15%)

An engaging game storyline with compelling twists and turns is essential. A well-crafted narrative should captivate players, creating a magnetic pull that keeps them coming back over time. This includes not just the main plot, but also subplots, character development, and immersive world-building that together form a cohesive and intriguing experience. The storyline should evolve in a way that continuously surprises and delights players, ensuring sustained engagement and long-term interest in the game.

Design (20%)

Evaluation of the game's visual appeal through factors such as an attractive lighting system, immersive atmosphere, well-chosen sound effects, and background music that enhance the overall player experience.

Game Design Document (GDD) (25%)

creativity and mastery of GDD . following actual theories of GDD or backing up GDD by following up famous game’s GDD method . providing a great touch with clear vision with the template provided 

Presentation (15%)

Assessing the student's presentation skills, including their capability to clearly communicate the game's objectives, theme, provide a walkthrough, and effectively demonstrate the gameplay mechanics to the judges.

Frequently asked questions

My child has neither learned coding nor Roblox Game Development before, can my child join the competition?

The competition requires Roblox Game Development background. Your child should be familiar with Lua language. If your child has not learned Roblox Game Development before, we offer a Roblox Game Development Bootcamp (click here for more detail)

What's required of the game?

​Your game must be a  Campaign mode game built by you and from scratch (not from a template). The game must be built for this competition. Any game that was built before the competition will be disqualified.

What's required of the Presentation video?

A walkthrough your game and highlight unique features 

Share with us what motivates you to create the game

You can use screen recording tools such as Screencastify (https://www.screencastify.com/), Zoom or Loom to record your screen

Do you need to submit a script?

Yes you do. 

What is a Demo Day?

We will invite finalists to come to Beyond Code Academy | Thonglor for final presentation.

If I have any questions, where can I contact?

You can contact us at Line Official Account (@beyondcode) or roblox-competition@beyondcodeacademy.com or join our oficial discord channel (https://discord.gg/YxdjrTFtgk)