Post by Joshua Samson, ESQ on Jul 25, 2018 14:54:28 GMT -8
GRADING RUBRIC Roleplays will be graded on a small, but effective scale consisting of the following: writing style, argument, and relevance.
WRITING STYLE – 17pts max The structure and deliverance of the roleplay. Is the overall message clear? PUNCTUATION...GRAMMAR...Delivery.
ARGUMENT – 13pts max Are your points valid? What weakness are you exposing? Can it be utilized in your favor? How well do you really know your opponent?
MATCH/COMPANY RELEVANCE – 70 pts max A big part of the grading process. Can the judge(s) tell the writer is relating to what has been happening on the shows? Can the judge(s) noticeably see the writer have read the shows in full, does it all relate to IPW and ongoing storylines, feuds, angles, etc?
PUSHES While winning matches will definitely get a character elevated since this is a competitive RP fed, there are other options in order to get a character "over"/"pushed" consisting of Twitter utilization, oncard segments, and character development roleplays.
TWITTER Being active on Twitter by promoting the fed, staying in-character, and keeping things kayfabe.
SEGMENTS Segments place your character on the show, which gets the character "over" with the IWP crowd. The more over the character is, the bigger the push, the more merchandise, title opportunities, etc.
CHARACTER DEVELOPMENT ROLEPLAYS Creating and maintaining an ongoing storyline/feud/angle for you character through CD RPs that create interest for your character is a guaranteed option of insuring your character gets a proper push.