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HELSINKI, FINLAND – November 23, 2010 – Futuremark® launched a new competition today offering gamers a chance to win a one-of-a-kind PC gaming case hand-painted with their own design. To enter download the case template from the 3DMark website, create a design inspired by the High Temple scene in 3DMark® 11 and submit it to Futuremark. The grand prize is an Antec Dark Fleet DF-85 case hand-painted with the winning design. Four runners-up will each win an Antec Dark Fleet DF-35 case and Biostar TH67XE motherboard. All winners will also receive a copy of 3DMark 11 Advanced Edition.
„The High Temple scene in 3DMark 11 with its lush jungle and mysterious temple provides a rich source of inspiration,“ said Jukka Mäkinen, Futuremark CEO. „We can’t wait to see the designs people create.“
„Antec has always been a pioneer in the development and manufacture of PC components,“ said Scott Richards, senior vice president at Antec. „We’re excited to continue that tradition by sponsoring this contest in which people can create original designs of their own.“
The deadline for entries is 23:59 GMT, December 23, 2010. For further details and to enter please visit futuremark.com/case-design-contest
3DMark 11 is the latest version of the world’s most popular benchmark for measuring the 3D graphics performance of gaming PCs. 3DMark 11 uses a native DirectX 11 engine designed to make extensive use of all the new features in DirectX 11, including tessellation, compute shaders and multi-threading.
3DMark 11 will be released on November 30, 2010. The Advanced Edition can be pre-ordered now from 3dmark.com Please visit the official website for more trailers, screenshots and information.