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September 30, 2013

Pumpkin Carving Contest 2013

Calling all Pumpkin Carving Masters!

October is national Mogloween month, overflowing with candy, costumed players, pumpkins… and pumpkin carving contests! 

2013 Pumpkin Carving Contest online video game

Are you ready to squash the competition with your Artix Entertainment-themed pumpkin carving AND have the chance to win FREE AdventureCoins? You bet your sweet gourd you are! Read the full contest details below, and may the best—or craziest!—pumpkin carving win =D

Contest Prizes

  • 5,000 AdventureCoins for Grand Prize Winner(s)
  • 2,000 AdventureCoins for Runner Ups
  • Additional AdventureCoins prizes for other great pumpkins who go above and beyond

Contest Rules

Read AND follow ALL of these rules BEFORE submitting your entry, or you may be disqualified.

  1. You CAN carve a pumpkin, squash, gourd, watermelon, potato… any vegetable or fruit you can think of! Get creative! 
  2. Your pumpkin MUST be carved by you
  3. Your pumpkin MUST be carved in an Artix Entertainment theme, so anything from AdventureQuest Worlds, or EpicDuel, or DragonFable… anything goes so long as it’s recognizably Artix Entertainment!
  4. Your pumpkin MUST be your own ORIGINAL WORK
  5. Your photo MUST include your AQW Character Name AND Date on a piece of paper beside your pumpkin, or carved into your masterpiece for those skillful pumpkin’ers!
    • Photoshoped names and dates WILL NOT be accepted
  6. Take the highest quality photo(s) you can of your pumpkin entry so we can see all your detailed work AND read your Character Name and Date
  7. After you’ve doubled checked all these rules above, post your 2013 Pumpkin Carving Contest Entry to the AQW Contest Twitter page!

Contest Specs

  • Begins Tuesday, October 1st, 2013
  • Ends Thursday, October 31st, 2013, at 11:59pm EST (server time)
  • Entries will ONLY be accepted on AQW Contest Twitter  
  • Winners will be announced following week (assuming the AQW team doesn’t fall into a candy coma after Mogloween night)
  • Check out previous years’ winners for inspiration: 2009, 2010, 2011

2013 Pumpkin Carving Contest win free AdventureCoins

How exciting! The entire Artix Entertainment Team cannot wait to see what carving creativity hides behind your hero. Show the entire world(wide web) that YOU ARE the Pumpkin Carving Master and claim the Grand Prize of 5,000 AdventureCoins!!!!

Be creative, be safe, and most importantly…

Carve On!

xoxo Beleen


January 31, 2013

Carnaval: One Week Away

The Largest Party in the World… coming to AQWorlds!
A Maior Festa do mundo.... vindo para o AQWorlds!

Hi my friends! Long time no PINK, huh? Well that’s about to change—right now!

Olá amigos! Tanto tempo sem ROSA, huh? Bem isto está mudando a partir de agora!

As you may know, the Carnaval of Brazil begins next Friday, February 8th. This world-renowned party brings in hundreds of thousands of visitors to the festive streets all across Brazil. Carnaval is all about turning fantasy into reality, and just like AQWorlds, you can transform yourself into anything you want here!

Como você já deve saber, o Carnaval do Brasil se inicia na próxima Sexta, dia 8. Esse mundo novo trará centenas de visitantes para as ruas festivas em todo o Brasil. Carnaval é sobre tranformar a fantasia em realidade, e no AQWorlds, você pode se transformar no que quiser aqui!


Carnaval began back in 1641 in Rio de Janeiro. But there has never been a Carnaval in-game event in ANY game… until 2013! Starting next Friday, festoon yourself in beautiful Carnaval costumes and journey to the all-new permanent zone of Terra da Festa! In this magical party land, you will find:

Carnaval se iniciou em 1641 no Rio de Janeiro mas nunca teve um evento de Carnaval em qualquer jogo... até esse ano! Começando próxima sexta, se fantasie com grandes roupas e inicie uma jornada em uma zona nova e (bold)permanente(bold) da Terra da Festa! Nesta terra mágica, você irá encontrar:

  • Tons of Items, both Rare and permanent 
  • Vários itens, ambos Raros e permantentes
  • Brazil Mythology Monsters
  • Monstros da mitologia Brasileira
  • Rio de Janeiro-inspired Map
  • Mapa inspirado no Rio de Janeiro
  • Day and Nighttime versions of Map
  • New NPCs
  • Novos NPCs
  • Carnaval music
  • Músicas de Carnaval
  • Cutscenes
  • Videos
  • Special surprises for Paymentez players
  • Surpresas especiais para jogadores que usam Paymentez
  • Entire English and Portuguese translation
  • Tradução em Inglês e português
  • AQW player Tendou no Mazo will be helping us with Carnaval!

WOW! Now that’s A LOT to get your tail-feathers shakin’! And to all our Brazilian friends out there who have experienced Carnaval in real life, we just KNOW you are going to love the Carnaval of Terra da Festa!

WOW! Agora é tudo que você precisa pra entrar na folia! E para todos os nossos amigos brasileiros que vivenciaram o carnaval nós SABEMOS que vocês vão gostar do Carnaval da Terra da Festa!

Paymentez Exclusive

Stay tuned for more updates while we prepare costumes, characters, floats, and more for the Terra da Festa Carnaval! All the fun begins next week!

Fique ligado pra receber mais atualizações enquanto preparamos roupas, personagems e muito mais para a Terra da Festa do Carnaval! A diversão começa próxima semana!

Festa On!

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