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==Easter Egg Hunt 2017==
==Easter Egg Hunt 2017==
From April 11th 2017 to May 1st 2017 every [[QBee]] could compete against each other
From April 11th 2017 to May 1st 2017 every [[QBee]] could compete against each other to collect Easter Eggs for a chance to win an [[Easter Umbrella]] they managed to in the top 50 . Anyone who got more than automatically a balloon. [http://forums2.cubiccastles.com/index.php?p=/discussion/11454/easter-egg-hunt-2017#latest]
Revision as of 19:48, 15 February 2018
- 1 Current Events
- 2 2017 Events
- 3 2016 Events
- 4 2015 Events
- 5 2014 Events
The Raffle Box
The Raffle Box is an ongoing event that ends at the end of every month, and starts at the beginning of every month. Each month, a new item is to be raffled for players with Raffle Tokens they can earn by logging in daily. To submit your Raffle Tokens, there are Raffle Boxes found in the "Cubic Town Center", or the "Cubic Learning Center". The winners are chosen by random. Make sure you put the tokens inside the raffle box and not in someone's inventory! Report anyone who is camping (Standing on the box to steal player's tokens, or to make sure their token is not counted) on the box!
Valentine Building Contest
The Valentine building contest was created by Space_Fetus (one of our in-game and forum moderators) You have to build a raft related to love and valentine. The link to the forum discussion can be located here: http://forums2.cubiccastles.com/index.php?p=/discussion/19073/valentines-building-contest-2018-official-event#latest
The Cubic Clan Race 2
During April 15th 2017 at 8AM Cubic Castles Time, Clans across the game were competing to win prizes once again in the Cubic Clan Race. Hints were given in the official thread at 8AM Cubic Castles time which led players on a scavenger hunt across official realms to find more hints. The race was concluded on April 15th 2017. 
Easter Egg Hunt 2017
From April 11th 2017 to May 1st 2017 every QBee could compete against each other to collect Easter Eggs for a chance to win an Easter Umbrella and Black Umbrella. If they managed to place in the top 50 they received a Black Umbrella, and an Easter Umbrella. If they placed 50th to 100th they would receive an Easter Umbrella. Anyone who got more than 500 egg automatically received a balloon. 
From May,9,2017 to May,13,2017 CC had a unique event for players! Ram Week involved building or any scenario that highlighted the Ramm. Top picks were gifted a Ramm Pet to keep.
Cubic Comic Contest
From July 2017 to July 31st 2017, anyone could submit a Cubic Castles related comic via the forums! Comics were based on humour and artwork. Top picks were rewarded with different cubit amounts, but everyone who entered at least received a consolation prize.
Halloween Ghost Hunting 2
In 2017, the Ghost Hunting event returned during Halloween, bringing back all the previous Plasms, as well as 5 new ones.
Krampus Giveaway Challenge 2016
There was also another chance to obtain this "Krampus" item! Players had to build the best Christmas themed realm. Top 50 players with the best realm obtained this item!
Halloween Ghost Hunting
An update was released to Cubic Castles in October of 2016, where spooky ghosts, known as plasms, would appear around mines and in realms. However specific plasms would only appear in certain environments or mines. This event involves catching the plasms and requires a two qbee team to do so. One qbee needs to wear a psychic revelation hat so the plasm can be seen, and the other needs to wear a psychic repulsion hat to effectively repel the plasm into a trap. Once caught the plasm can be transferred into a containment unit for all to see and be kept on display this way even after Halloween.
Cubic Halloween Town
For Halloween 2016 Horus hosted a building contest with an entry fee of 5000 cubits. To win the building contest you just had to build the creepiest candy-distributing house. Each plot was based on three factors (creepiness, house design, and how good their plot's front yard is). The contest ended November 6th 2016. 
Create a new CC video trailer contest
The previous Cubic Castles trailer video was outdated and it needed an update. To make the contest non-bias and effective the judges were people who had never heard of Cubic Castles. 
Top Realms May/June 2016
The Cubic Clan Race
On April 2nd 2016, The Clan Race had been announced! Users would have to race in 12 different unseen courses in which they would be given 20 minutes to get as many points as possible. Points were given based on how fast you were to get to the bumper, and how many guest bumpers you hit. Some courses also had the added option to solve a puzzle or get a treasure for even more bonus points! The winning team was "Redwood Souls" with 177 points. The Clan Race ended May 22nd. 
The First Raffle
After the Great Egg Hunt, players found BunnyZilla once again! However, he didn't bring hats and such, he brought Raffle Tokens. These tokens could be used in an raffle for a chance to get the Easter Umbrella. The winning player was "@madetolove". 
The Great Egg Hunt
An Easter Themed Event was announced by Horus on March 10th 2016. Instead of the cooperative event last year, players competed against each other in collecting eggs. The top 50 players who collected the most eggs were rewarded with an exclusive item called the Easter Umbrella. Anyone who collected over 500 eggs was given a Red Balloon. The top player who collected the most eggs received an bonus, however it is undetermined what that is. The event lasted until March 27th 2016. 
Today is February 14th 2016, love is in the air! A new contest had been created by Horus in which players had 2 options to participate. They could write a poem and submit it as long as it followed the guidelines for the contest. If players decided not to submit a poem, they could also take a screenshot of them and their valentine and anything else. The event would end the following day.  Winners were announced on February 17th 2016, the winning screenshots were submitted by "Ty The Guy", and "AshiMagari". The winning poems were submitted by "Amberlily", and "TheTimMan". 6 other players were chosen by random. 
The Big Krampus Giveaway
On December 3rd 2015, A contest was announced as players realized there was no Krampus in the Yules Pack. For players who were hoping to get one there was a contest added. The developers had some extra Krampus hats (25) they would be giving out on Christmas. To get one you would've needed to throw a warp cookie onto SirKewberth's Realm's Donation Table. Players would be disqualified if they placed more then 1 cookie/warp food onto the donation table. This method of entering was later changed and users just had to submit a picture to CubicCastle's social media before December 25th 2015 when the event was closed. 
Black Friday Sale
On November 25th 2015, SirKewberth announced that a Black Friday Sales Event would be happening the upcoming Friday. (November 27th 2015) Cubit packs would double in cubits on that day. Bonus chests would NOT be doubled. The event was finished on November 28th 2015. 
Cubic Jail Dungeon Contest
Horus had started an Jail Dungeon Contest on July 19th 2015. Builders could submit their dungeon for the Cubic Jail design to Horus who would take their dungeon and place it into the Dungeon Showcase Room. From there the dungeons would be reviewed on September 5th, 2015. The winning user was "JustMeg" whose dungeon can be viewed at the back of the Cubic Jail. The event ended on September 16th 2015. 
Take 2 on Call of The Clans Event
Previously in the Call of The Clans Event the server couldn't handle the amount of users in 1 realm. The event was postponed until July 11th 2015. The top 3 winning clans received large amounts of cubits, The winning clan was "Sugardale", running up was "Super QBeez", followed by "Amicorum". The winners were annouced July 12th 2015. 
Overworld Naming Contest
On July 2nd 2015, SirKewberth had announced a Overworld Naming Contest. They had recently added a new overworld to the game called "Aspen" which was filled with Realms pretty fast. To win the contest you had to submit an overworld name for the new overworld. The top 3 runner-ups would be selected by Cubic Castles Admins and would be given cubits as a prize. The top runner-up would have their overworld name as the new overworld. The winning name was "Aegis" submitted by "truehypersonic". The 2nd runnerup was "samboyer276" who submitted the name "Lemuria", the 3rd runnerup submitted "Elion" and their username was "JackPikachu". However, there was a bonus prize given to "biggly2c" who submitted "Gemini". The contest was closed July 7th 2015 and winners were announced July 13th 2015. 
Call of The Clans Event
On June 29th 2015, Mabz announced an new event called Call Of The Clans! In this event Clans would compete in a race to find different clues, solving puzzles, and enduring parkour in order to bring "peace and prosperity", and to receive the treasures that awaited them (prizes). Upon the first race, the server couldn't handle the amount of users in one realm, so the event was postponed until a later date. 
The Legend of Bunnyzilla
The Legend of Bunnyzilla event was a teamwork event for every single player of Cubic Castles, players had to collect as many Easter Eggs as they could which were found in realms/rooms and mines. QBee academics estimated to summon "Bunnyzilla" they would have to collect 100,000 - 250,000 eggs all together. Once summoned, you can follow it to a mine or find it in a mine where "Bunnyzilla" would toss out Easter Hats, Easter Bonnets, Bunny Top Hats, Cash Registers, Gold Blocks and many more items for qbees to collect! BunnyZilla was confirmed by SirKewberth to be its own entity, not an enlarged Qbee in bunny costume. The event started April 2nd 2015, and ended April 10th 2015. 
Black Friday Special
During November 29th 2014 all Cubit Packs were doubled in cubits, this event ended December 1st 2014.
On August 13th 2014, Cubic Castles was available on Steam.