Welcome to the Official Contest Thread for the most epic wilderness adventure to ever take place within the Empire Minecraft Community! ATTENTION: All donations are filled! Thank you so much! The event will be bumped down and substitute player application's are now accepted. I will be following everybody in the event so I know who's online, and try to get max. player's online at once, hopeully sub's will be handy! Thank you! Contest Description: Beginning on September 15th, 2012, eight teams of four members each will put everything on the line to prove that they have what it takes to survive in the unforgiving wilderness of SMP1. These fearless adventurers will pit their skills against each other to see who can be the first to travel 50,000 blocks from the wilderness spawn. How You can be a Part of This Epic Adventure: 1. Find a team with an open slot and see if you have what it takes! 2. Slots all full, or you're too busy? Consider donating prizes to this fantastic competition. Rupees, items, tools or diamonds would make these adventurers smile! Maybe some of the new emeralds would be a fine prize to celebrate their achievements? Get creative and share in the adventure your own way. Acknowledgement and Donation wall: Thank you margaritte for making a base of the new forum! also.... 1.Bitmonger20 donated 50k! 2.GameKribJim donated 25k! 3.TheTruffleHunter donated 25k! (worth of items) 4.Xandrow donated 20,000r! 5.IamSaj donated 1000r! 6.sytza donated 1000r! The Rules: No PVP No form of nether travel No respawning. If a player dies during the course of the event, their team must continue without them. As long as a team still has one player in competion they may continue the race. No potions with the exception of Potions of Fire Resistance. EMC rules must be followed at all times. Teams must travel together. This means you MUST remain within local chat range of your team at all times. *not following rules ends in disqualification Locations: Athlete's lounge drop parties and other awesome race event's @ 1914 The Teams: ALL teams are full, don't ask about it. * Team leader Blue Team: 1. Terminator908* 2. night_triumph 3. Dwight5273 4. Portalshoo2er Red Team: 1. Daffy22 2. pat2011* 3. Hijaxk 4. (reserved) Green Team: 1. vividoptimism 2. margaritte* 3. creppaninga235 4. sqiggleyjeff Yellow Team: 1. killingman3 2. penguinDJ 3. IamSaj* 4. albinopolarbear1 Pink Team: 1.Theepic5 2. dylan_frennette* 3. missmadison910 4. TerrydaTerrost Orange Team 1.kingofcraft13 2.Terr 3.Dragon_bloom 4.nicpic100 Lime Team: 1.tehtrufflehunter* 2.SecretAznEks 3.chrisisaboss91 4.dangerouspopcorn Black Team: 1.kman122000 2.yankees518 3.spiffiey* 4.Deatheater84 The Prizes The first team to finish the race will be awarded 40,000 Rupees to be divided equally amongst the players. *This section will be updated as the prize pool grows.