Winners of the 2013 Mod Contest will be calculated based on public votes (30% of total score) and judges' scores (70% of total score). This year includes cash prizes for 1st and 2nd place winners in both categories of US$1,000 or US$500 respectively. Hardware prizes include Cooler Master cases, V1000 power supplies and Nepton liquid cooler, ASUS Maximus VI Formula and ASUS TUF Sabertooth Z87 motherboards, aluminum peripherals form CM Storm, GeIL EVO Potenza 2666+MHz Limited Edition Frost White 16GB Dual Channel Kit, Plextor SSD and more.
The panel of judges includes renowned modding experts: Bill Owen, Richard Surroz, Brian Carter, Paul Tan, Antony Leather, ASUS, GeIL, Plextor and Cooler Master's own design team.
The Cooler Master 2013 Case Mod Competition kicks off September 23 and will continue through January 31, 2014.