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Sorting by rating is a pretty standard compilation tactic.

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I've checked the Master List of official Contests through 2007. Did anything happen in August 2007?

So... apparently there is no compilation for Five-Suite Speaking Grounds, our very first contest? I know the Ben Chisel entry was later published separately.

I'm not sure about the second contest, Dungeons of Snoll. There were only two entries; they might have been published separately.

War of the Dungeons does not merit a compilation in my opinion, since all rooms were puzzle-wise identical to existing rooms.

DROD Film Festival was in fact an architecture contest, and could probably be compiled just fine with 3.x scripting abilities.

Limited Resources had a compilation in beta by Swivel and apparently it never got done.

Story of You has no compilation.

Elemental Showcase had a compilation in progress by Tahnan.

I doubt we'll ever be able to compile the architecture portions of Secret Santa.

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Later I may go through the Master List of Contests and see what others are missing compilations, though it would help if we could get that up to date. Le sigh.


I had a go at that but didn't want to necro 2 threads at once so the result is here. You're more than welcome to copy that post back into the right thread.
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I doubt we'll ever be able to compile the architecture portions of Secret Santa.


Chaco compiled 3/5 of them. You commented on it at the time, so maybe I've missed your meaning.

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I could give a hand with creating a couple of compilations if needed. Making non-puzzle rooms I'm decently competent at. :P

How many of these entries aren't Anyone Edit is the first problem, I imagine.

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Jacob wrote: Chaco compiled 3/5 of them. You commented on it at the time, so maybe I've missed your meaning.
The meaning is that I forgot about that and didn't find it on searching. I'll cross that one off, then.
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gamer_extreme_101 wrote: How many of these entries aren't Anyone Edit is the first problem, I imagine.
I believe there are ways around that for Caravel people... but I'd only want to use them in the event that we get the entrant's permission but he's lost the hold and can't provide us with an Anyone Edit copy.

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Bumping this because we have had a veritable drought of contest compilations making it to HA lately. I looked back through a few pages to catch other contests, I don't have quite enough time on my hands to try to hunt down absolutely everything.

In addition to compilations mentioned above, I don't believe these have a published compilation, but I only glanced at some of these threads so I'm not sure. I'm just posting everything I find and we can sort out if any of these are feasible to compile later.

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That's everything I had the energy to find. I don't believe anything else noted in this thread has been compiled (other than the things crossed off both lists).
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