Community Video Guidelines / Rules
1) You may only upload one video per day
2) All videos must be recorded with a capture device. No video cameras or cell phone footage will be accepted. SD welcome but HD is preferred
3) All videos must have a dual commentary. Co-Commentator List.
4) All videos must include both the Community Hunter intro and endslate Found here
4.1)You must include the music for both the intro (front bumper) and endslate
4.2)You may not talk over the intro (front bumper) music, please start talking after it
4.3)You may talk over the endslate, just simply turn down the audio for it
4.4)Your video must also include a title card with the name of the video posted directly after the Community Hunter intro
5) Videos that are uploaded must be under 250MB
6) Videos should be between 1:30 - 5:00 minutes. If you find that your video is short consider adding another achievement with it.
7) Do not post videos for achievements that could be considered story based or natural progression achievements
8) Do not post videos for achievements that are "Do X, Y number of times"
9) Don't make a guide where your method of obtaining the achievement is considered "boosting" **
10) Only 3 videos per achievement will be approved.
11) No use of rape/sexual violence language in videos.
12) No forms of advertising or self-promotion allowed. This includes capture devices that burn their logo, name, or website into the video.
13) Please check the Community Hunter Forum for game threads pertaining to the game you plan to make a video for. Also post your intentions to make guides for X achievements there. If there is no thread for the game you want to do, make one.
14) You may not add extra sound effects or music to videos that are not directly from the game (including royalty free sounds)
14.1)No in game music is permitted as well
15) Do not include any in-game cinematics or cut scenes
16) Be sure to format your Title and Description properly and select the correct corresponding achievement. Failing to do so will result in your video being denied.
16.1)If the video you are submitting is for a game not on the list. First submit the game to the site and then the video once the game is approved.
17) "Let's Plays..." are not permitted
18) We are no longer accepting Minecraft Let's Play Map suggestions from the community. You are still welcome to create a Things to do in... video but we will not use it for an AH Let's Play
19) All ideas for a new series should be submitted to @TtevorC in writing via DM. If they are approved then make and upload a pilot episode
19.1) Only established Community Hunters may request their own series and post pilot episodes. If you submit an idea before becoming established it will be ignored
19.2) @TrevorC will determine who is considered to be "established" on a case-by-case basis
** Guides for "fast"/"easy" methods for achievements such as Seriously 3.0 in Gears of War 3 are permitted
All rules are subject to change, I recommend watching this thread for updates
Post edited 3/04/14 10:01AM