There are multiple ways of making a bingo where each filled square counts as 50 points.

The minimum requirements for a fill are:

Fic - 500 words

Art - medium sized (at least 320x240)

Icons - set of 10

Rec post - 10 recs (any combination of fandoms)

Podfic - 500 word fic

Picspam - 20 pics

Vids - 30 seconds

Mix - 10 songs with track list and explanation included

Meta - 1000 words

*Note: Visual representation of the bingos will be posted as soon as they're finished.

*note that the line doesn't have to go through the central square unless it's diagonal.

*Note that any parallel diagonal lines may be used, except for the corners and you cannot use the two two-square diagonals together to make bingo. At least five squares must be used.

*Note that the + does not have to cross in the middle. Any horizontal + vertical line is considered a +

After you've made a bingo, you can make a new bingo on your card or request a new card to complete bingo on. You may also do extras using your original card. Extras are worth a unique number of points.

*All five prompts in line combined into one story.

*Parallel lines means writing five stories, each of them covers two

Bonuses are ways to earn more points or special prizes, but do not count as a bingo or an extra.

One fill, all 25 prompts: if you can incorporate all 25 prompts equally into one fill, meeting these minimums, you can earn a special prize

fic: 12500 words

art: wallpaper sized (1024x768 - 1280x800)

mix: 30 songs, plus track list and explanation

icons: set of 50

meta: 15000 words

podfic: a fic of 15000 words

vids: 5 minutes

picspam: 100 pictures

rec post: 50 stories

fic: between 5K and 10K words

art: 500x375

icons: set of 30

rec post: 30 recommendations

podfic: a story between 5K and 10K words

picspam: set of 30 pictures

vids: 1.5 minutes

mix: 20 songs with explanation

meta: between 5000 and 7500 words

+100 points

fic: between 10K and 20K words

art: 640x480

icons: set of 50

rec post: 50 recommendations

podfic: a story between 10K words and 20K words

picspam: set of 60 pictures

vids: 3 minutes

mix: 30 songs with explanation

meta: between 7500 and 10000 words

fic: greater than 20K words

art: 1024x768

icons: set of 100

rec post: 100 recommendations

podfic: a story greater than 20K words

picspam: set of 100

vids: 5 minutes

mix: 20 songs with accompanying story (at least 1000 words)

meta: greater than 10K words

Note: All of the fills in your bingo do not have to reach these minimums to receive bonus points, just one. ex: Your bingo consists of four fics of 500 words, and one of 10,000 words. You’ll receive the 250 bingo points , as well as a bonus of 100 points for meeting a benchmark, for a total of 350 points for that bingo. If you have several fills over the benchmark in your bingo, you get appropriate number of bonuses (e.g. for a story more than 20,000 words and picspam of 60 pictures in one bingo you get 250 bonus points in total).

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After the Round

The minimum requirements for a fill are:

Fic - 500 words

Art - medium sized (at least 320x240)

Icons - set of 10

Rec post - 10 recs (any combination of fandoms)

Podfic - 500 word fic

Picspam - 20 pics

Vids - 30 seconds

Mix - 10 songs with track list and explanation included

Meta - 1000 words

*Note: Visual representation of the bingos will be posted as soon as they're finished.

**Bingos**

**Straight line (horizontal, vertical, diagonal) (5 prompts)**- 1 prompt per fill, 5 fills, 250 points*note that the line doesn't have to go through the central square unless it's diagonal.

**4 corners (5 prompts)**- 1 prompt per fill, 5 fills, 250 points**Parallel Diagonals (2 parallel diagonals; points dependent on which diagonals used) (5 - 9 prompts)**- 1 prompt per fill, 5 - 9 fills, 250 - 450 points*Note that any parallel diagonal lines may be used, except for the corners and you cannot use the two two-square diagonals together to make bingo. At least five squares must be used.

**Diamond (8 prompts)**- 1 prompt per fill, 8 fills, 400 points**Crosses: X or + (2 diagonals or crossing straight lines through the center) (9 prompts)**- 1 prompt per fill, 9 fills, 450 points*Note that the + does not have to cross in the middle. Any horizontal + vertical line is considered a +

**Border (all outside squares) (16 prompts)**- 1 prompt per fill, 16 fills, 800 points**Envelope (all outside squares and X through the center) (21 prompts)**- 1 prompt per fill, 21 fills, 1050 points**Blackout (all squares) (25 prompts)**- 1 prompt per fill, 25 fills, 1250 points(twenty-five stories answering all prompts on the card).After you've made a bingo, you can make a new bingo on your card or request a new card to complete bingo on. You may also do extras using your original card. Extras are worth a unique number of points.

**Extras**

**Cross-square (parallel squares) (2 prompts)**- 2 prompts per fill, 2 fills, 200 points**Postage stamp (2x2 square) (4 prompts)**- 4 prompts per fill, 4 fills, 400 points**Straight line (horizontal, vertical or diagonal) (5 prompts)**- 5 prompts per fill, 1 fill, 500 points.*All five prompts in line combined into one story.

**Parallel lines (2 straight lines) (10 prompts)**- 2 prompts per fill, 5 fills, 600 points*Parallel lines means writing five stories, each of them covers two

**adjoining**prompts from parallel lines.Bonuses are ways to earn more points or special prizes, but do not count as a bingo or an extra.

**Bonuses**

One fill, all 25 prompts: if you can incorporate all 25 prompts equally into one fill, meeting these minimums, you can earn a special prize

fic: 12500 words

art: wallpaper sized (1024x768 - 1280x800)

mix: 30 songs, plus track list and explanation

icons: set of 50

meta: 15000 words

podfic: a fic of 15000 words

vids: 5 minutes

picspam: 100 pictures

rec post: 50 stories

**Benchmarks:**You can earn bonus points for your bingo or extra for meeting these benchmarks in a single fill.**+50 points**

fic: between 5K and 10K words

art: 500x375

icons: set of 30

rec post: 30 recommendations

podfic: a story between 5K and 10K words

picspam: set of 30 pictures

vids: 1.5 minutes

mix: 20 songs with explanation

meta: between 5000 and 7500 words

fic: between 10K and 20K words

art: 640x480

icons: set of 50

rec post: 50 recommendations

podfic: a story between 10K words and 20K words

picspam: set of 60 pictures

vids: 3 minutes

mix: 30 songs with explanation

meta: between 7500 and 10000 words

**+150 points**

fic: greater than 20K words

art: 1024x768

icons: set of 100

rec post: 100 recommendations

podfic: a story greater than 20K words

picspam: set of 100

vids: 5 minutes

mix: 20 songs with accompanying story (at least 1000 words)

meta: greater than 10K words

Note: All of the fills in your bingo do not have to reach these minimums to receive bonus points, just one. ex: Your bingo consists of four fics of 500 words, and one of 10,000 words. You’ll receive the 250 bingo points , as well as a bonus of 100 points for meeting a benchmark, for a total of 350 points for that bingo. If you have several fills over the benchmark in your bingo, you get appropriate number of bonuses (e.g. for a story more than 20,000 words and picspam of 60 pictures in one bingo you get 250 bonus points in total).

**Points per combination****Bingo:**straight line: 250 points**Bingo:**four corners: 250 points**Bingo:**parallel diagonals: between 250 and 450 points**Bingo:**diamond 400 points**Bingo:**x or +: 450 points**Bingo:**border: 800 points**Bingo:**envelope: 1050 points**Bingo:**blackout: 1250 points**Extra:**cross-square 200 points**Extra:**postage stamp: 400 points**Extra:**single line: 500 points**Extra:**doubles: 600 points**Bonus:**25 in 1 special prize**Bonus:**Benchmarks plus 50 points, 100 points, or 150 points depending on which benchmark (see above)**Winners and Prizes**

**During the Round**Bingo: banner

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After the Round

**1st place (totaled points):**Banner and a set of 50 icons**2nd place (totaled points):**Banner and a set of 30 icons**3rd place (totaled points):**Banner and a set of 10 icons**Honorable Mentions (Mod’s Choice):**bannerLeave a comment