Hack Your Halloween FAQs

Q: How do you participate in the Hack Your Halloween contest?

A:

  1. You can either participate independently online, join an event at your local Chapter, host an informal meet up of your own, or sign up for a Saturday workshop at the new littleBits store.

  2. Upload your project to the Project Page with the hashtag #HackHalloween in the header by midnight (EST) on Saturday, October 31.

Q: Can I only make one project?

No, you can make as many as you’d like.

Q: Can I work with a partner?

A: You bet.

Q: How much time typically goes into a Hack Your Halloween project?

A: We suggest spending at least two hours on your project.

Q: What if I need help on my project?

A: We have experienced community members love helping others with troubleshooting and ideas. Post your questions to the Hack Your Halloween section in the forums.

Q: Who am I competing against?

A: All other projects submitted. You can focus your project on specific category to increase your chances!

Q: What criteria will be considered by the judges?

A: Creativity, design, cinematography, originality, and documentation of the project.

Q: How many prizes will be given out?

A: Five in total.

Q: What are the categories and prizes?

A:

Most Terrifying Prank (Bits of your choice up to $250 + a Go Pro camera)

Best How-to (Bits of your choice up to $250 + a Go Pro camera)

Best Short Film (Bits of your choice up to $250 + a Go Pro camera)

Leading Spooky Pumpkin (Bits of your choice up to $250 + a Go Pro camera)

Best Creepy Costume Design (Bits of your choice up to $250 + a Go Pro camera)

So I submitted around 11:30 pm last night Nov 1, 2015 because it was supposed to be submitted by midnight so it says that my submission was entered on the 2nd. With this in mind, will I still be considered?

@LeChiffre yes! You are on the list :smile:

YAY!!! thanks :smile: