The photo is the link. It started! Like always contest lasts 2 months - from 1 November to 31 December. I tell you, the prizes are attractive and categories are original and interesting this year.
Create a scene with a device that changed medieval warfare, commerce, construction, manufacturing, or exploration.
Prize: used 6030 Catapult:
Build your own castle moc using pieces only from one official LEGO Castle theme set. Ideas include carts, inns, shops, stables, and towers. There is not a maximum baseplate size limit in this category.
Prize: used 6041 Armor Shop:
Build a scene featuring life with the sea. Ideas include ships, seaports, lighthouses, etc.
Prize: used 6057 Sea Serpent:
Build a scene showing your outlaws evading capture or breaking out of imprisonment. Ideas include a jailbreak, secret hiding places, or traveling in clever disguises.
Prize: used 6042 Dungeon Hunters:
Eastern Medieval Life
Create a medieval building that is not located in Western Europe.
Prize: new 1269 White Ninja and 3051 Blaze Attack:
Show how an event at or near a religious building influenced daily life in medieval times. Ideas include a wedding, feast day, pilgrimage, funeral, or coronation at a church, cathedral, mosque, temple, or monastery.
Prize: new (!) 6102 Castle Mini-Figures:
Training a Knight
Build three scenes depicting the training of a page and/or squire in order to become a knight.
Prize: 6067 Guarded Inn (!) & BrickArms Custom Practice Swords:
(I can't find swords photos :P )
Custom Castle Figure
Create a realistic or fantasy customized castle figure. You may use modified bricks, custom accessories, and/or stickers. Ideas include knights, monks, peasants, wizards, elves, and fairies.
Prize: new BrickArms Custom Prototypes
Does your castle creation not fit in one of our categories? Then enter it here! This category does not have a baseplate size limitation. Remember that you are still limited to three photographs, even for large creations.
Prize: used 12x4801 Defence Archer (!):
Build a Castle that uses clay fired bricks as a major part of its architecture. Examples include the Castles at Gediminas, Malbork, Lida, and Mir. The minimum size of a castle should be 32x32 studs. There is not a maximum size limit in this category but keep in mind that you can only enter 3 photographs of your castle.
Prize: used 6073 Knight's Castle:
Build a castle inspired by your favorite fantasy castle stories or factions. Include architectural features not often found in real castles. Possible ideas include cantilevered towers, tower bridges, and floating rocks. The minimum size of a castle should be 32x32 studs. There is not a maximum size limit in this category but keep in mind that you can only enter 3 photographs of your castle.
Prize: new 7097 Trolls' Mountain Fortess:
This prize will be awarded to the builder who enters 6 or more categories and has the highest score when their top six creation scores are averaged.
Prize: MISB 3739 Blacksmith Shop (!!!):
Are you going to enter? What do you think about prizes and categories?
Regards, Dr Kilroy