Create-A-Monster Contest!

Friday, September 14, 2007

The folks over at The Saving Throw are launching a new monster design contest, and they've picked Paizo Publisher Erik Mona and Pathfinder Editor-in-Chief James Jacobs to be their celebrity judges. Read on to find out how you can win some swag and gain serious bragging rights!

From The Saving Throw:

Ever fancied yourself a master monster creator? Ever built a monster solely for the thrill of the TPK? Now is your chance to use that skill to score yourself some loot. Simply submit your monster, template, or new race to Be sure to include stats, a sample monster, a detailed description, and any other information such as tactics, ecology, and lore regarding the monster. Sketches are not necessary, but feel free to include them. The Saving Throw staff will narrow the submissions down to seven and then our guest celebrity judges, Erik Mona and James Jacobs, will choose a grand prize winner and runner up. We have a copy of Expedition to the Ruins of Greyhawk, autographed by the authors Erik Mona, James Jacobs, and Jason Bulmahn, and the other prize we have is a copy of Shadowdale: The Scouring of the Land. The grand prize winner has his or her choice of which title they want.


1. All submitted materials must be submitted by October 7th at 11:59:59 PM PDT.

2. All submitted materials must conform to OGL/3.5 rules.

3. By submitting an entry in this contest, you give RPGamer the right to post said materials on

4. Winners will be notified via email on or before October 15th, 2007.

5. Winners must respond by within three business days, or another winner will be selected.

6. Judges' decisions are final.

7. This contest is open to anyone with a valid email address and valid mailing address, except for the employees of RPGamer and their immediate families, and the celebrity judges and their immediate families.

James Sutter
Assistant Editor, Pathfinder

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