Registration for the International German Casemod Championship startsThe 17th DCMM announces the best casemodders on the DreamHack Leipzig and supports young talents.
From the 15th until the 17th February 2019 not only the most amazing casemods are standing in the spotlight, but also their creators, who can register now online fort he 17th International German Casemod Championship. In the categories Casemods, Casecons, Cases on the Move, CE-Mods, the Live-Modding-Challenge and the new category „Keyboard-Modding“ the young talents show their creativity and skills in handcraft. While the jury decides in each category, the visitors of DreamHack Leipzig vote for the „most spectacular creation“ and the „most beautiful beauty case“.
DCMM supports young talents
The winner of the new categorie „Keyboard Modding - supported by CHERRY“ receives additional to the DCMM trophy an individual edition of the keyboard G80-3000, which will be created together with CHERRY after the championship in the casemodders style and supported as a limited edition. The DreamHack Leipzig visitors, DCMM jury and an online-voting during the DCMM decides in a Best of 3, which casemodder may have this opportunity. Interested casemodders can register until the 16th August by mailing to firstname.lastname@example.org to get one of the 30 keyboards for their individual project.
Action and emotions during the Live-Modding-Challenge
The change of the location from Cologe to Leipzig makes the Live-Modding-Challenge even more exciting. All teams have three days, to make a „normal“ case unique. At the first two days they have 7,5 hours each day and 5 hours break at all from 10pm to 8am. At the last day it is possible to work at their piece of art for 4 hours.
Arrival and departure incl. Sleepover for Live-Modding teams is possible on Thursday or Monday. Their already done cases for all other categories will have an special place at the DCMM.
Casemodding – hardware turns into artwork
Creative modifications turn customary hardware into true artworks. At DCMM young talents and experienced professionals get the chance to present their creations to the visitors of gamescom. The shown exhibits will be judged by a jury consisting of authorised experts in five different categories: CaseMod (Case Modification), CaseCon (Case Construction), CE-Mod (Consumer Electronics) and Cases on the Move (Mods containing autonomously moving features). On each of the first three days of gamescom the teams of the Livemodding Challenge will have up to 24 hours to create a casemod out of standard bulk goods right in front of a curious audience, critically watched by the judges.
Interesed modders can now register online for a participation at DCMM.
About DreamHack Leipzig
With 18.500 visitors, DreamHack Leipzig is the official german version of the swedish DreamHack, the worldwide biggest e-sport festival. Organizer is the Leipziger Messe GmbH togehter with Schenker Technologies GmbH/XMG as the co-organizer and DreamHack AB as it’s founder. Basis of the festival are lots of professionell eSports competitions, the exhibition DreamExpo, the proper DreamStore and a LAN area with more than 1.700 places.
For further information please go to www.dreamhack-leipzig.de.
The International German Casemod Championship is organised by planetlan GmbH in cooperation with gamescom and is an inherent part of the national and international casemodding scene since the first Championship in 2002. The participants work with great passion on their creations.
For further information visit www.dcmm.de.