Contest concluso

Changing the Way Gamers Get Info - Gamegnat Needs a Logo

Zach Allaun necessitava di un nuovo design di logo e ha lanciato un contest su 99designs.

È stato scelto un vincitore tra 102 design presentati da 32 designer.

102
proposte
32
designer
1
vincitore

Come Zach Allaun ha cominciato il suo viaggio per il design di logo

Nome azienda

Gamegnat

Panoramica

Gamegnat is a new startup with an ambitious plan: To provide the best gaming information in the most simple and elegant way possible.

We believe that current solutions are imperfect. Sites like IGN and Gamespot are overly cluttered, making navigation tedious at best and downright frustrating at worst. Google search results provide an increasing level of spam and irrelevant results. No solutions exist that simply let gamers get in, get out, and get back to gaming.

Yeah, we're changing that.

Dicci qualcosa su di te e sulle persone che vuoi raggiungere

We're targeting gamers.

They're largely male (>60%), ages 18-30 (the majority), tech-savvy, and have an appreciation for aesthetic and design, having been spoiled by the increasing quality of video game graphics.

Our users will also be more "hardcore" than most. We're not talking Wii, we're talking XBOX 360, PS3, and PC gamers.

Richieste

Gamegnat is seeking a new identity. Attached can be found our current logo. We believe that it does not properly capitalize upon the potential for the name; the typography isn't eye-catching and the icon lacks meaning.

The new logo should include the following:

"GAMEGNAT" (all caps) should be the main element of the design. People should see it and think: Sleek. Remember the audience... Video gamers judge games based on cover art. I'd like the text to be modern, and stylized in some manner.

"Get Back to Gaming" should be a smaller sub-text below the Gamegnat name. Take caution to assure legibility.

An icon should be included. It should fit within a square (as it will likely be used avatars on social sites). In the gaming realm, GG means good game, and is widely known. This is where creativity comes in: perhaps a clever and stylistic rendition of GG, perhaps a catchy interpretation of a gnat. Be creative... make it memorable.

Regarding the color palette: Do not think that you need to follow the colors seen in the attached file. You may choose whatever palette you believe works. However, the logo should have no more than three colors, and they should be easily changeable to fit whatever color scheme we ultimately choose. On a related note, I'd prefer a copy of the logo on both a light and dark background.

Update (1/23/11):
Some thoughts based on current submissions:

- Feel free to experiment with colors. There seems to be a huge preference for the bright blue/dark grey (likely because of the logo attached to the brief); You need not follow that color scheme.

- Generally speaking, I'd prefer the subscript ("Get back to gaming.") to be underneath, and the same span as, the primary Gamegnat typography.

- I'm a huge fan of creative typography, and am going to prefer submissions that do something with the Gamegnat text other than simply choosing a font. On a related note, squashed and very bold text doesn't do it for me (unless you feel like you're really onto something!).

- Keep in mind that we're seeking a shift AWAY from our current logo (attached to brief). We're not looking to update it, we're looking to reinvent it. Submissions that take design cues directly from it, then, will likely be met with displeasure!

- Above all, be creative! If you have an awesome, disruptive idea for the logo, give it a crack (even if it goes against one or more of the posted guidelines). These guidelines are based on my limited conception of what I'd potentially like. The benefit of a crowd-source model such as 99designs is that many people can display many interpretations!

Pacchetto bronzo

295 US$

Funzioni acquistate

  • Inserimento in cima alla lista dei contest aperti

Funzioni gratuite

  • Contest aperto
  • Garantito
  • Contest veloce (fast track)

Consegnabili

AI
EPS
PDF
PNG
JPG

Abbiamo trovato dei contest simili che potrebbero interessarti

299 US$
We build mobile and web apps for outdoor sports (Backcountry Skiing, Trail Running, Snowboarding, Climbing)...
design di cynric design di cynric design di MauraNuhiu
147
entries
53
designer
299 US$
We teach high school students high school students about the careers available in the construction industry and try t...
design di BoostedT design di BoostedT design di responsif
37
entries
13
designer
299 US$
I need an arabic font/ logo for an already made logo...
design di Manishah design di Manishah design di sz-design
173
entries
52
designer
299 US$
PR Volt turbo charges your PR so you never pay an agency for PR again. PRVolt automates and amplifies your PR campaig...
design di Araisya design di rokhimbarokah design di Mbah Muhdi
30
entries
13
designer
299 US$
Suvi Naturals is a beauty product / skin care company providing natural skin care products. Our target demographic is...
design di A creations® design di 13MartaDP design di Artwild
330
entries
90
designer
499 US$
Not Trump supporters...
design di aeperi design di aeperi design di elis nawati
16
entries
5
designer

Abbiamo riservato un posto per il tuo contest di logo.

Inizia subito
888 US$
We are rubber / silicone wedding band company. We make wedding rings for those with an active lifestyle...
design di heema design di heema design di cre8ivedepot
312
entries
84
designer
399 A$
Land and engineering surveying land developers,architects,construction...
design di afirst99 design di sabarsubur design di afirst99
58
entries
11
designer
799 US$
Polar King International, Inc. is the industry's #1 manufacturer of outdoor fiberglass walk-in freezers and walk-in c...
design di singhania design di singhania design di waldy
85
entries
38
designer
299 US$
The product is a Manicure Ventilation Station that removes dust and chemical vapor at the source. Target Audience is ...
design di doodlerdude design di doodlerdude design di doodlerdude
154
entries
44
designer
799 US$
We're a progressive preschool and kindergarten. We use a whole child education approach by building social-emotional,...
design di shon_m design di shon_m design di shon_m
105
entries
30
designer
299 US$
Transfers services in Guanacaste Costa Rica; Transfer from airports, tours, hotels, private charters...
design di ZALMA_212 design di ZALMA_212 design di ZALMA_212
65
entries
19
designer