AWC: May 2020 Challenge

150 Monthly Challenge: May 2020 80 23 23 Mobile Suit Gundam Badges designed by Terakawa and Kondor Rewards: 2 Challenge Points Badges Easy Mode: 1 Challenge Point Easy Badge Hard Mode: All Easy Mode Rewards 1 Challenge Point Hard Badge 90 90 Hard Mode: The total runtime of all anime you watch added together must be a minimum of 1500 minutes. You can check the total runtime of completed anime using our time checking tool The anime must have finished airing for the checker to work. It may not work for anime that recently finished airingYou can watch each anime at any time during May but you must submit your completed challenge before the deadline You can use any number of anime from other challenges as long as they allow sharing You cannot use an anime you started watching or rewatching before May You may use longer shows to fulfill multiple requirements within this challenge Anime with 20 episodes or more may be used to fulfill up to 2 requirementsAnime with 30 episodes or more may be used to fulfill up to 3 requirementsYou can fulfill a maximum of 3 requirements per animeThere is no limit to the number of anime that can be used to fulfill multiple requirementsYou can use a rewatched anime to fulfill multiple requirementsYou must state the anime for each requirement you use it for You may rewatch one anime for this challenge You must state if you rewatched an anime in your challenge postRewatches must be correctly logged on AniList to countTo log a rewatch set an anime to rewatching and increment the episodes via the Anime In Progress panel on the AniList home pageAn activity showing the episodes as rewatched will appear in your feed. For movies and anime with only 1 episode the activity will show the anime as completed. You cannot use speed watching to complete this challenge You cannot use anime with the format Music Your activity must include the start and end dates which can be added in the AniList List Editor Your profile must be set to public so we can verify your anime list and activity Time Limit May 1st 2020 00:01 UTC May 31st 2020 23:59 UTC Post a reply in this thread when you start the challenge with the code we have provided below You can keep track of your progress through editing your submission here or update it when you are finished Please use the code template we have provided for your challenge submission. You can edit it however you want as long as it includes the same information You can find the challenge code here: May Monthly Challenge Code Fill out the portions in red text only to keep code formatting When you have fulfilled all of the requirements for a challenge please post a link to your final submission in the Challenge Submissions Thread Completed challenges must be submitted by May 31st 2020 23:59 UTC Formatting for challenge submissions must include the following information: 01 Start: DD/MM Finish: DD/MM Challenge Requirement: Link with Anime Title Additional information Only submissions via the AniList forum will be accepted. This means submissions via Discord spreadsheets or other documents will not be reviewed. Recommendation Bot We have an AWC Recommendation bot and it is enabled for this challenge May 2020: Mecha 1 Watch an anime with the format TV and the genre Mecha Required for Easy Mode You MUST complete this requirement and 4 others. 2 Watch an anime with a staff member who has at least one credit for Mechanical Design throughout their careerThey must be credited on AniList for the role Mechanical DesignThe credit can be for any anime it doesnt have to be the anime you are watching for this requirement 3 Monster of the Week: Watch an anime with the tag Kaiju Aliens or Episodic 4 More than Meets the Eye: Watch an anime with a character that can change their physical appearance For example they may grow animal ears and a tail or completely change their physical formJust changing clothing hair or makeup does not countState at the characterHelpful community list of examples: Shapeshifting it is not on the list you must provide two screenshots showing the character in two distinctly different physical formsYou can read more about what is included on the list here and submit additional examples via AWC to be certain 5 Watch an anime that started airing in 1999 or earlier 6 Watch an anime set in outer space or on another planetIncludes battleships space stations and alien coloniesState the location 7 Gattai: Watch an anime that appears on 3 or more of our Community Lists State at least 3 lists that feature the anime 8 Watch an anime by Sunrise or Gainax any anime listed on their AniList pageEither may be listed as a Studio or Producer 9 Choose Your Side: Watch an anime with the tag Super Robot Robots or Real Robot 10 Target Acquired: Watch an anime from the list of 5 anime our bot provides to any challenger TrapperHells bot will automatically reply to your challenge post with a list of 5 anime from your Planning listYou may watch any of these 5 or any other from the selection of 5 anime that the bot provides to another May challengerYou must state their username and provide a link to their challenge postNote: You cannot use an anime that appears only in the usual OptIn Recommendation Bot comment it must be in the selection of 5 anime that is provided automatically AWC Discord Monthly Simul Club Every month we will be simulwatching a couple of shows that fulfil some of the requirements for the Monthly Challenge Simulwatching is watching the same show with other members of the community at the same time We currently have two groups that watch at regionfriendly times for North America and Europe but everyone is welcome to join either So come and join us each month and help to complete your challenge in the process The Big O Europe For Mays EU simulwatch we will be watching The Big O. The 26episode show centers around the titular robot Big O fending off monsters and other threats to protect Paradigm City. The memories of everyone living in Paradigm City have been erased during an event 40 years ago. The show is an anime original and was written by the infamous Chiaki J. Konaka Serial Experiments Lain Texhnolyze and Digimon Tamers among others. Starting on May 1st join us daily for one episode per day at 6:30pm UTC in the AWC Discord For more information simply go to the AWC Discord server assign yourself the SimulWatch role and head over to the simulwatch channel Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann North America In May the NA simulwatch group will be watching Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann After discovering a mysterious object underground Simon and Kamina escape their subterranean village and travel to the surface world. Using a mecha known as Lagann they fight epic battles against robots piloted by beastmen and the army of the ruthless tyrant Lordgenome. The 27 episode show is directed by Hiroyuki Imaishi and written by Kazuki Nakashima who also both collaborated on Kill la Kill Promare and BNA. Join us every other day from May 1st at 7pm Eastern Time 11pm UTC in the AWC Discord For more information simply go to the AWC Discord server assign yourself the SimulWatch role and head over to the simulwatch channel Clubs Games Quizzes More... Check out the AWC Discord server for even more events throughout May. We have games quizzes AMQ movie simulwatches manga simulreading cute mecha boys and credits to be won All AWC Challenges Challenge Code AWC Discord AWC Profile About AWC FAQ Post Submission Thread Recruitment Thread Challenge Discussion Suggestions If you are having a difficult time finding an anime to fulfill a certain requirement please feel free to ask us on Discord ask in our Challenge Discussion Thread or ask a fellow AniList member for a recommendation.
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