DUST 1947 CONTEST #2 – ZOMBIE
DUST 1947 CONTEST #2 – ZOMBIE

This second event is designed given the time of difficulty all over the world and in Italy, in order to give the Dust community some fun. A healthy and sporty competition in which the fun of painting one’s own model, being able to modify it and creating a scene is at the base of everything. The “Dust 1947 Contest # 2 – ZOMBIE is the second home painting contest (online) organized by Ammo Drop in collaboration with Dust Studio, where the works will be documented through photos and posted by the participants or by their only delegate appointed for them. themselves. The photos must be posted in the Official FACEBOOK group: Dust 1947 Italia OFFICIAL, specially creating an album with the name of your work. At least 4 WIP photos (work in progress) and 4 photos of the final work taken from multiple sides are required. If there are problems to create your own album in the group, just contact the group administrators who will help you in publishing the album or write to the Contest email and send your photos: dust1947zombiecontest@ammodrop.eu

Registration for the competition is free. Registrations can be made from Wednesday 20 May by midnight on Sunday 24 May 2020 by email with this list: name of the work, level of painting, name of the artist and full address corrected for any shipment of the kit or for the award ceremony. Registrations received before or after will not be valid. registration email: dust1947zombiecontest@ammodrop.eu To participate once registered, just have a Dust 1947 Zombie figure available, to be precise, the one in the box with the code K-AX230 or AX230.

If you do not own the Zombie miniature, you can request it from the Contest organization by means of the registration email, in which case you will be asked to pay a shipping fee to send you the figure, by registered mail, you can easily pay by paypal or Bank Transfer. In the envelope with the sketch you will also receive the magnetic gadget of the Zombie Contest. This service will only be possible for a maximum of 40 participants who request it. Shipping fee contribution rates by registered mail. Italy: € 5.40 Europe: € 9.00 Alternatively, you can also place an order in our Ammo Drop WEBSTORE and request to add the Zombie and Magnetic Gadget kit to your order, so that you do not have to pay additional shipping costs. The competition is divided into two levels of painting: Mindless (Basic) and Totenmeister (Master). Participants at the time of registration must indicate at what level their work will belong. If the level of painting of the work during the competition is considered by the jury to be different from the one entered, the judges have the freedom to change and move the level of registration, communicating it subsequently to the painter. Dust 1947-themed scenes and modifications are clearly encouraged in this contest. Clarifications on Modifications and Style: – absolute preference for modifications that take inspiration from the Dust style, its Universe (Diesel Punk) and its ucronical history of an alternative World War II. Yes to important changes with the replacement also of kits not coming from Dust. – Dimensions of the base The Zombie kit is equipped with a Dust base (the riveted one) but you can easily replace it and put the base you want, even a little bigger to make a small scene if you want, this remains at your discretion. The registration will be valid by email confirmation from the organizers. The Competition Kit will be sent by post later by Ammo Drop if requested and of course if the shipping fee has been paid. The utmost seriousness and interest is required. The models that enter the awards area will receive an offer from Ammo Drop. Press for both levels. They will be awarded respectively by level: first, second and third. Mindless (Basic) level Awards: 1st – one DA018: DUST 4 ′ X 6 ′ DESERT GAMING MAT in neoprene without grid + one 20% discount voucher to be used for shopping in the Ammo Drop shop on the Ready to Play, Primed and kit line (Not in resin ) to be used by the end of September 2020 2nd – one 15% discount voucher to be used for shopping in the Ammo Drop shop on the Ready to Play, Primed and kit (Non-resin) line to be used by the end of September 2020 3rd – one 10% discount voucher that can be used for shopping in the Ammo Drop shop on the Ready to Play, Primed and kit (Non-resin) line that can be used by the end of September 2020 Totenmeister (Master) level Awards: 1st – one model kit of the 1/20 scale figure of Shadow (D20-2) +  Tournament Pack containing Tito de Marino’s premium miniature, 3 Patches, 2 sprue kits, 2 decals sheets. + one 20% discount voucher to be used for shopping in the Ammo Drop shop on the Ready to Play, Primed and kit (Non-resin) line that can be used by the end of September 2020 2nd – one 20% discount voucher that can be used for shopping in the Ammo Drop shop on the Ready to Play, Primed and kit (Non-resin) line that can be used by the end of September 2020 3rd – one 15% discount voucher to be used for shopping in the Ammo Drop shop on the Ready to Play, Primed and kit (Non-resin) line that can be used by the end of September 2020 The end of the competition is scheduled for midnight on 10 July 2020. Ranking and awards on 18 July 2020. For any further information, write: dust1947zombiecontest@ammodrop.eu POINTS ASSIGNMENT: A jury made up of three people (two judges (the professional painter Fabrizio “Rusto” Russo, Luca Garlaschi from Ammo Drop representing Dust in Italy and a president: the artist Paolo Parente creator of Dust and representative of Dust Studio) will vote on all models taking into account 4 criteria, each of which will have a score from 1 to 5 for each member of the jury. The total score of the three judges will be added up to give a final score. In case of a tie, 1 bonus point will be given for the work that has received more likes from the public under albums of the photos published in the group: Dust 1947 Italy OFFICIAL. If it is not resolvable in this way, the president will decide the winner by expressing a preference on one of the tied models. Evaluation criteria for each Mindlees (Basic) and Totenmeister (Master) Category: Each judge will evaluate 4 aspects giving a score from 1 to 5 for each aspect. 1) BASE 2) PAINTING LEVEL 3) MODIFICATION 4) VISUAL IMPACT We just have to wish the participants a good Dust 1947 contest # 2 – ZOMBIE !!

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