Juniors @Home Challenge

The Minecraft Juniors @Home Challenges provide Minecraft Masters-in-Training to compete along side the Masters Global Competition. There will be five challenges to compete in:

  • Preliminary Round: now - Wednesday, July 22, 2020 (closed)
  • Round 1: Saturday, July 25 - Wednesday, July 29, 2020 (closed)
  • Round 2: Sunday, July 26 - Wednesday, July 29, 2020 (closed)
  • Round 3: Saturday, August 1 - Wednesday, August 1, 2020 
  • Finals: Saturday, August 8, 2020 - Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Tune into each stream of the Live Challenge Rounds and Final Event to hear us reveal the next Challenge details. We will update the website and our Flipgrid at the end of each live stream. Once the Challenge is announced, the team will have until 5:00pm PDT | 8:00pm EDT | 11:59pm UTC/GMT on the following Wednesday to create their design and upload their video to Flipgrid. 


Preliminary Round

Challenge: Build an esports arena!

Junior @Home Challenge Preliminary Round Winner

Minecraft Peoples Esports Arena Design

Minecraft Peoples Esports Arena Design

Team: Minecraft People
Location: Weston, Florida, USA
Team Members: 2
Grades: 7-8th
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Live Challenge Round #1

Challenge: Superheroes!

Create a pixel art superhero in Minecraft. You can create a superhero, a scene or your interpretation of superheroes. The focus should be on pixel art creations, but you can use redstone to enhance your creation!

Red Cyclone Superhero Design

Red Cyclone Superhero Design

Team: Red Cyclones
Location: John Island, South Carolina, USA
Team Members: 4
Grades: 7-8th
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Live Challenge Round #2

Challenge: Smart Homes!

The focus on this challenge should be the use of redstone for automation. Your smart home can be eco-friendly but that is not a requirement. You will be judged on your creativity and the use of redstone.

Pink Cyclones Smart Home Design

Pink Cyclones Smart Home Design

Team: Pink Cyclones
Location: John Island, South Carolina, USA
Team Members: 4
Grades: 3-6th
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Live Challenge Round #3

Challenge: Skyline!

Create a city skyline in Minecraft! The focus on this challenge should be the use of code throughout your build. You can build your interpretation of any city skyline using command blocks, redstone, and code builder!

All submissions due Wednesday, August 5, 2020 @ 5:00pm PDT | 8:00pm EDT | 11:59pm UTC/GMT via the NASEF Flipgrid. You will receive a link to our Flipgrid when you register your team. If your team is already registered, you can go to the same link and select the new challenge.

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