GearVR Contest Rules

 

  • Entrants must submit 3-12 minute YouTube video showcasing the app/demo or at least 5 screenshots with detailed description of app/demo uploaded to Flickr, Twitter, Tumblr, Instagram, Imgur, or other social media channel by November 23, 12pm Pacific time.
  • YouTube or screenshot info box must include name of the app, a short description of the demo, and the text /link “Samsung Gear VR Killer App Contest entry: www.gearvrdemo.com”.
  • Be sure to include your full name, e-mail address, and Twitter account (if any) in submission.
  • Apps/demos published on other platforms between September and November 2016 are eligible for consideration.
  • If submitting video, recommended duration more than 10 minutes, with average being 3-5 min of experience.
  • We will contact up to 10 semi-finalists on November 23 with further submission instructions. These semi-finalists must submit a fully executable version of their entry to us by end of Tuesday, November 29th (Pacific time).
  • Semi-finalist app/demo must use Oculus Mobile SDK; minimum of 60 FPS is absolutely required
  • Entry must be a native app for Gear VR using Oculus Mobile SDK and Unity, or developed for WebVR; if developed for WebVR, resulting demo site (URL) must work on Samsung Internet browser (https://webvr.info/) and/or leverage features supported by the browser; such as Skybox setting, gaze mode, etc. (Read about optimized web browsing for Samsung Gear VR here.)
  • All entrants retain full ownership of their submission, but must allow Samsung Gear VR to feature their app, app artwork and logos on Samsung Gear VR and Samsung sites, social networks, and promotional materials.
  • Entries must be “PG-13” (no explicit violence or sexual elements) and contain no broadly offensive/racist/sexist content.