NFT Creator Contest: Horror

Get ready to unleash your darkest and most spine-tingling creations in this IMVU Creator NFT Contest! 🕷️ From September 15th to October 15th, we’re diving into the realm of horror and all things scary. We’re calling all creators to summon their most bone-chilling and blood-curdling NFT items for a chance to win incredible prizes!

🏆 Grand Prize: 25,000 VCOIN or equal value in VCORE for eligible users) 🏆

🥈 Runner-Up Prize: 5,000 VCOIN (or equal value in VCORE for eligible users 🥈

Imagine seeing your eerie masterpieces not only featured in the NFT Marketplace, but also showcased across all social media platforms. Both the grand prize winner and runner-ups will receive a special feature on IMVU’s official social channels, gaining well-deserved recognition from the entire IMVU community.

🗓️ Contest Deadline: September 15th – October 15th 11:59PM PST

Embrace the sinister, the spooky, and the macabre! Your task is to conjure up NFTs that embody the essence of horror and scare. Let your imagination run wild and give us nightmares!

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Who Can Participate

This contest is open to all IMVU Creators. 

How to Participate

Complete the submission form by Sunday, October 15, 2023 at 11:59:59pm Pacific Time. You may edit your submission form to include additional links to your products up to the time of the deadline. 

Creating NFTs on IMVU is similar to making regular products! To participate in this contest, submit your products in the same way you normally submit for the regular IMVU catalog. See additional contest rules below.

  • All submissions must follow the horror/scary theme as best as possible.
  • Submissions must be new GA products, meshed and textured by you, and be from your own imagination. No copyrighted or branded material is allowed. Submissions in IMVU Studio are highly encouraged but not required.
  • Submissions must be in one of the categories below. Only clothing and avatar products are allowed. Eyes, eyebrows, skins, stickers and badges will NOT be considered.
    • Tops
    • Bottoms
    • Hairs
    • Shoes
    • Accessories
  • Submissions must be derived only from the following approved IMVU empty base products:
    • Female Avatar – 80
    • Empty Female Clothing – 2191901
    • Empty Female Top – 56248944
    • Empty Female Shoes – 56249057
    • Empty Female Bottom – 56066405
    • Empty Female Accessory – 56816049
    • Female Head – 59412
    • Empty Female Hair – 56249541
    • Male Avatar – 191
    • Empty Male Clothing – 9911131
    • Empty Male Top – 56249730
    • Empty Male Bottom – 56249755
    • Empty Male Shoes – 56249784
    • Empty Male Hair – 56249819
    • Empty Male Accessory – 56919490
    • Empty Male Head – ​​59087
    • Empty Male Hair – 56249819
  • When submitting your entry, under the INFO tab in IMVU Studio please make sure that Mint as an NFT is switched ON,  List for Sale is OFF and Searchability is ON. Then submit your product as an NFT.

*DO NOT publish or make your product live for sale. This will lead to the automatic disqualification of that product.

Judging Criteria

  • Creators can submit multiple submissions, but only one product and its Creator can win either the Grand Prize or Runner-Up Prizes.
  • Submissions will be judged based on the following criteria:
    • Overall originality of submission (30%);
    • Aesthetic appeal of submission (30%); and
    • Level of Detail and Technical Quality of submission (40%)
  • After the contest is over and winners are chosen, ALL participants will be able to publish their submission as an NFT and sell their NFT for VCOIN.

Contest Prizes

  • 1 Grand Prize Winner: 
    • 25,000 VCOIN ($100 USD) or equal value in VCORE (eligible users ONLY)
    • Featured in Shop showcase slide linking to your IMVU shop
    • Tagline of “NFT Creator Contest” Winner on your winning NFT product
    • Featured on IMVU (e.g. Featured Creators, Discover Feed, Messages)
    • Featured on IMVU social media channels 
  • 5 Runner-Ups
    • 5,000 VCOIN ($20 USD) or equal value in VCORE (eligible users ONLY)
    • Featured on IMVU (e.g. Featured Creators, Discover Feed, Messages)
    • Featured on IMVU social media channels 

For any queries or concerns, feel free to contact us at We can’t wait to witness your ghastly creations!

Remember, the contest may be scary, but the rewards are truly thrilling. Let the horror begin! 💀👻

Full Contest Rules

You can view the full contest details here.

Open to individuals who, at the time of entry, are at least 18 years old (or the age of majority in their jurisdiction, whichever is older). “Sweepstakes Period” is from 12:00:01 a.m. Pacific Time on September 15th, 2023 to 11:59:59 p.m. PT on October 15th, 2023. Winners will each receive VCOIN in amounts ranging from 5,000 to 50,000 or equal value in VCORE (eligible users ONLY). Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries. Sweepstakes subject to Official Rules. Details and restrictions apply; read the Official Rules above. Contest void where prohibited.


For any questions or concerns, feel free to contact us at Also, don’t hesitate to discuss this contest on the Hosted Contests & Event forum, located here. We can’t wait to witness your ghastly creations!