Only one entry per composer and competition allowed.
The composer has to be present at the party! (we repeat this here because this rule is the most often broken in
We will have a jury preselection before the compos. Unlike last year, entries that didn't make it through the
preselection can't be voted for and won't be spread.
Maximum playing time is 4 minutes. Tunes exceeding this limit will be disqualified without further notice!
If you have questions or suggestions about these rules, contact the organizers at
The entry has to be delivered as single .MP3 or .OGG file at a bitrate of 160kbps or higher, or as Audio CD with
Please fill in the ID3 tag or OGG file info as thorough as you can.
While you're at it, Maxx/Kolabore has written a nice article on getting the best possible
result out of your mp3/ogg encoder.
The entry has to be delivered in .MOD, .S3M, .XM, .IT, .MT2, .DBM, .DMF or .RNS format in a .zip or .lzh archive.
Maximum file size: 1.44MB compressed (one 3.5'' HD disk).
No external plugins allowed. We will use the respective Trackers in their Standard distribution to play the
modules. You may use neither VST nor any other kind of plugins, even if your tracker supports it.
.MOD and .XM files will be played using FT2.
.S3M and .IT files will be played using IT2.
.MT2 will be played with the (then) current version of in_mt2.dll in Winamp.
.DBM will be played with the (then) current version of Modplug Player.