Scavenger Hunt, it’s Back!

Scavenger Hunt, it’s Back!

Photo-Scavenger Hunt Rules

1: Do not touch any of the artwork, sculptures, or items on the list.

2: The object of the game is to find as many of the items on the list as you can from Friday Morning until Saturday Afternoon.

3: Players should work as part of a 1-5 person team.

4: There is no 4.

5: The team to find the most items on the list and/or has the most points wins!

6: Do not touch any of the artwork, sculptures, or items on the list.

7: All items must be found by the team or it’s members.

8: Items will be worth varying degrees of points based on size, location, and riddle.

9: Do not touch any of the artwork, sculptures, or items on the list.

10: Some items on the list may be an either/or choice.

11: Some items may also be questions that require an answer. The Judge running the Game will be able to adapt the rules to solve any immediate problems.

12: Do not touch any of the artwork, sculptures, or items on the list.

13: All items will be in areas that a normal attendee may enter. No items will be located outside of this area.

14: A qualifying picture must include at least one member of the team.

15: All pictures must be taken on either a digital camera or a phone and transferable to the judges laptop for viewing.

16: Judging times will be at noon until 1PM and 5PM to 6PM at Info Desk 2 located between the two elephants in front of the Chantilly Foyer. All teams must be in line during this time period.

17: Do not touch any of the artwork, sculptures, or items on the list.

18: Many items will be in the form of a riddle in which the team must solve to photograph the correct subject.

19: Do not be afraid to ask for help, but do not be obnoxious or rude to any person.

20: Teams will be made up of anywhere from one to five individuals. Teams may sign up at the main info desk during the convention. They will need to provide a team name and a single point of contact (name and phone number) so that A-kon may communicate changes in information and game status.

21: Do not touch any of the artwork, sculptures, or items on the list.

22: All pictures must be taken on and during the scavenger hunt game times, if a picture is submitted that was taken outside of this time frame (i.e. a week before the convention) it will be discounted and the team will receive a warning. The second time the team will lose points and receive a second warning. The team will be disqualified if a third picture is submitted.

23: One object is only redeemable for one category. If you use it for one category or answer it may not be used for another. This includes a picture of the same object from a different angle.

Extra Rules and features:

As we are currently experimenting, we may add new rules/features to the scavenger hunt in order to further improve the experience. If we do add such features, they will be added to the rules/list for viewing during the convention.