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WINNERS! The BBC's Witches Fest Costume Contest!


HERE ARE THE WINNERS of The BBC's 3rd Annual Witches Festival / Halloween Costume Contest!

Congrats to all the winners - see you next year!

HUGE thanks to Zenimax for providing killer prizes including 3 winners of 3,000 Crowns, An Exorcised Coven Cottage, a Shadowghost mount and more!







4th Prize: Mudcrab Pet!


5th Prize: Mudcrab Pet!


Random Drawings - Mudcrab Pet Winners!

@nostrudel (PC-NA)
SkeletonBuddie (Playstation)
@Riveano (PC-EU)
@Alpha-Lupi (Xbox)
@Donhx (PC-NA)

PC-NA Winner of ONE MILLION GOLD from The BBC:

@ZOS_GinaBruno @ZOS_JessicaFolsom

Edited by hiyde on November 12, 2017 4:12PM
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  • OutLaw_Nynx
    I just want a mudcrab :(
    Punish and Protect I PS4/PS5 NA
  • JamieAubrey
    No EU love :(
  • JamieAubrey
    hiyde wrote: »
    No EU love :(

    All prizes except one are available to players on all platforms!

    The million gold prize is from our guild so it has to just be for our server (PC-NA).

    Ahh, Sweet, time to go capture some photo's

    Edited by JamieAubrey on October 26, 2017 6:16AM
  • Shadzilla
    BBC for life!
  • Thestephenmcraeub17_ESO
    Entered, can't wait to see what others come up with!
  • hiyde
    Entered, can't wait to see what others come up with!

    Nice pic, @Thestephenmcraeub17_ESO

    Edited by hiyde on October 24, 2017 1:45AM
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  • Sibenice
    I've entered! Cool contest. Can't wait to see the other screenshots. :)

    Edited by Sibenice on October 24, 2017 4:31AM
  • ArcaneBlue
    I'm on my work PC and cannot view the bbc website so I just want to confirm, only one submission per player?
  • Kali_Despoine
    How do you make a crazy costume when all there is to use is none spooky themed motifs? What a dumb contest.
    Edited by Kali_Despoine on October 24, 2017 5:27AM
  • mirta000b16_ESO

    Floating necro-lizard wizard (aka "come to me, you mortal") and I think my dog's butt is joining in on the contest too.
    Edited by mirta000b16_ESO on October 24, 2017 6:25AM
  • ArchMikem
    Because of how the prizes are spread out, if i'd win anything I'd rather want 2nd place than 1st.
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  • Irfind
    Entered :) I think gallery opens at 1 November, since i cant look at the pics ?
    Edited by Irfind on October 24, 2017 2:09PM
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  • WuffyCerulei
    Are houses allowed as locations? I have a sweet idea for when I log back on later.
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  • xSkullfox
    Shadzilla wrote: »
    BBC for life!

    @Shadzilla sorry but i couldnt resist, always the twice meaning of words....
    Edited by xSkullfox on October 24, 2017 10:17AM
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  • stevepdodson_ESO888
    I just want a mudcrab :(

    mudcrab and monkey...the only 2 pets worth having in game
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  • Rickter
    how do you gift crowns and crownstore items?
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  • Geroken777
    I hope you guys will like this reddist tint into the screenshot, good luck everybody!

    Rickter wrote: »
    how do you gift crowns and crownstore items?
    You don't. The winner's prizes get sent by the developers of the game.
    Edited by Geroken777 on October 24, 2017 12:40PM
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  • hiyde
    Are houses allowed as locations? I have a sweet idea for when I log back on later.

    Any location you'd like!
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  • hiyde
    Geroken777 wrote: »
    I hope you guys will like this reddist tint into the screenshot, good luck everybody!
    Rickter wrote: »
    how do you gift crowns and crownstore items?
    You don't. The winner's prizes get sent by the developers of the game.

    That's correct. ZOS prizes will be sent to the winners by them.
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  • Avran_Sylt

    Dude, the lighting on that is sweet. I wanna guess Malevolent Offering for the particle effect? Solid use.

    As stated they be thanking ZOS For that, so likely either they got in contact with Gina/Jessica and set something up (cause I mean, at that point its an event hosted by the community, so a huge win on both sides), or Gina/Jessica Contacted them with a question of if they are doing the event again this year.

    Edited by Avran_Sylt on October 24, 2017 2:05PM
  • Left4Daud
    Avran_Sylt wrote: »

    Dude, the lighting on that is sweet. I wanna guess Malevolent Offering for the particle effect? Solid use.


    Thanks mate! I like the dramatic lighting in your screen as well. Not Malevolent Offering though, rather Fetish of Anger - it's a memento but I can't remember off hand which public dungeon it drops from. As you can see using it gives your character a red aura and changes the color of your screen. :smile:
    also I do think that the approach of just selecting a team of judges from your guild and judging live on twitch or something would have been better. Random is well, a bit dumb for competitions, but this will boil down to a popularity contest :P

    alternatively voting could have been hosted here, on the forums, with the only votes that count being the ones where people left comments explaining why they like what they do the most. That way, even if it was a popularity contest, you would at least be forced to give feedback rather than mindlessly clicking on an option.

    Just want to say that I agree with this feedback. I probably wouldn't have entered the contest if I knew that getting the top crown prizes involved campaigning for votes. The random prizes are nice but I already have the mudcrab so I wouldn't be able to actually win that. The million gold is nice too but honestly would rather have crowns (which you aren't eligible for in random draws). Just my thoughts.

    Edited by Left4Daud on October 24, 2017 7:54PM
  • yodased

    here's my entry :)
    Tl;dr really weigh the fun you have in game vs the business practices you are supporting.
  • Aionna
    Thank you for the cool contest :)
  • Skullstachio
    I put in an entry, but It is a surprise. (I ain't gonna tell you until after, honestly, a true spooktacular fellow knows to leave 'em hanging until the moment when the jumpscare gets you when you least expect it...)
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  • Fischblut
    Very nice contest :) Can one participant upload two entries?
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