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SCP-7000 Contest: Luck!

The dictionary defines Luck as "a force that brings good fortune or adversity." We have had the good fortune of over a decade of wonderful articles, content, and camaraderie on this site! Whether you are here by chance or fate, just know that we are lucky to have you here at the SCP Foundation. Since life is already full of chances and risks, why not try your luck for the 7000 contest?

Important Dates:

Writing: Concluded! Thank you for all the submissions!
Posting Opens: July 25th, 2022, 12:00 AM Eastern Time
Posting Closes: August 1st, 2022, 12:00 AM Eastern Time
Results Decided: No later than August 31st, 2022, 12:00 AM Eastern Time

Results:

Congratulations to HarryBlank for winning the SCP-7000 contest with SCP-7000 - The Loser!
Thank you to everyone who entered!
  1. SCP-7000 - The Loser by HarryBlank at 464
  2. SCP-7777 - Heptaphobia by Yossipossi at 332
  3. SCP-7333 - Business Lizard by Zyn at 282
  4. SCP-7999 - Meet Me in the Stars by fabledtiefling at 264
  5. SCP-7005 - The Neon God by Tufto at 253
  6. SCP-7001 - Site-19 by PlaguePJP at 251
  7. SCP-7500 - Luck of the Irish by Tstaffor at 216
  8. SCP-7700 - Dr. Cimmerian Almost Goes Out On a Limb by Doctor Cimmerian at 215
  9. SCP-7676 - The Grand Symphony of 1976 by S D Locke, notgull, simplexityyfvs, hoah2333 and yuuki410 at 206
  10. SCP-7007 - Misfortune Gorge by Grigori Karpin and Vivarium at 189
  11. SCP-7726 - So long, and thanks for all the fish. by Uncle Nicolini at 186
  12. SCP-7666 - UNDERVEGAS ORIENTATION: The House Loses by Rounderhouse at 176
  13. SCP-7002 - The Hungry Season by bigslothonmyface at 167
  14. SCP-7003 - Three White Horses by TheyCallMeTim at 166
  15. SCP-7004 - Insane, Wailing, Feral. by Ecronak and AnAnomalousWriter at 163
  16. SCP-7320 - Serendipity by Raddagher at 157
  17. SCP-7100 - At Rainbow's End by Captain Kirby at 149
  18. SCP-7006 - Initiative by Liryn, Ihp, LizardWizard, DarkStuff and Djoric at 146
  19. SCP-7997 - Corporate Apotheosis by LORDXVNV at 137
  20. SCP-7200 - boats. by smlt and aismallard at 132
  21. SCP-7600 - Six Feet Under by Ralliston at 126
  22. SCP-7070 - Amaranthine by Dysadron and J Dune at 124
  23. SCP-7300 - PLANKTON!!! by Ellie3 at 123
  24. SCP-7290 - Bullet Hell by Weryllium at 116
  25. SCP-7013 - Thirteen Indeed by Fishish and Jack Waltz at 115
  26. SCP-7400 - Your Honor, League of Legends by Calibold and sherf at 112
  27. SCP-7015 - Mangaka in the High Castle: Melancholy of the Rising Sun by Veralta and thd-glasses at 111
  28. SCP-7900 - A Place to Drown in by Its a Bad Idea at 105
  29. SCP-7043 - Murphy Law in… Skip 7000 - THE MONTAUK FALCON! by cwazzycwafter at 102
  30. SCP-7008 - A Single Plastic Rose by TheCommunity at 102
  31. SCP-7770 - Stomachache by Sonderance at 92
  32. SCP-7800 - Samsara by Aftokrator at 91
  33. SCP-7010 - We Will Endure by stormbreath and Lt Flops at 88
  34. SCP-7009 - All Roads Lead To Rome by Esoterica at 88
  35. SCP-7766 - New World Order by JakdragonX at 84
  36. SCP-7998 - Eel Days by AnActualCrow at 81
  37. SCP-7555 - ATHAZAGORAPHOBIA by Dr_Moist at 80
  38. SCP-7776 - The UnWell by Dr Balthazaar at 79
  39. SCP-7153 - I'll tell you anyfin! by TheCommunity at 77
  40. SCP-7011 - MICROMANAGEMENT by LAN 2D at 76
  41. SCP-7622 - Alcoholics Anomalous by JayKillbam at 75
  42. SCP-7616 - SCP-7616-ARC - The Ballad of Captain Adrian and Primrose Fatish Von Trevil by Fantem at 74
  43. SCP-7020 - The Voyagers by swordlover87 and QoDaX at 73
  44. SCP-7077 - Where Sky Meets Sea by Elenee FishTruck and DodoDevil at 72
  45. SCP-7147 - What Could Have Been by Nitro147 at 68
  46. SCP-7771 - As Luck Would Have It by Dr Asteria and weiserthanyou at 67
  47. SCP-7222 - Pool Boy by Tyumen at 64
  48. SCP-7780 - Something Wicked This Way Comes by A Random Day at 62
  49. SCP-7772 - Mr. Rogers in a Bloodstained Sweater by OthellotheCat at 62
  50. SCP-7711 - Alone. by Agisuru at 57
  51. SCP-7030 - What Comes to Pass by weizhong at 56
  52. SCP-7314 - Horn of Plenty by Kothardarastrix at 56
  53. SCP-7654 - SCiPCoin by Alexander the Jar at 53
  54. SCP-7778 - Chancemaker by stoner99 at 53
  55. SCP-7501 - My Best, Oldest, and Newest Friend by MrIverson at 53
  56. SCP-7037 - Lucky Clover by Dr Trintavon at 53
  57. SCP-7890 - M.T.F. S.O.L., S.N.A.F.U. by Anorrack at 50
  58. SCP-7390 - Grimsley Trudge by Jack Ike at 48
  59. SCP-7714 - Fortunate Souls by TheDarkArtist, AvocadoMilk and SphereFinale at 48
  60. SCP-2001-EX - Maman, Why Does My Head Hurt? by Annabelle Dillard at 47
  61. SCP-7316 - Bets Against The Void by Jackyfudge, meltedbee and Florita at 47
  62. SCP-7888 - A Reminder by Penton at 47
  63. SCP-7012 - chaos you are my angel by Fish^12 at 46
  64. SCP-7755 - A Hole Dug With a Rabbit's Foot by Crow-Cat at 45
  65. SCP-7760 - Unfortunate Events by Jacob Conwell at 45
  66. SCP-7268 - The Spark of Life by Blindbeard at 44
  67. SCP-7014 - Praise Be Unto Thee, Oh Dice Gods by Uncannyon at 43
  68. SCP-7050 - The Great Filter, and What Lies Beyond by Space_Kaiser at 43
  69. SCP-7150 - A Series of Misfortunate Events by slashannemoo at 43
  70. SCP-7205 - Just A Number by ManyMeats at 43
  71. SCP-7117 - The Cycle of PHOBOS by The Son of Man at 42
  72. SCP-7996 - Losing Interest by andromedaz at 39
  73. SCP-7473 - Every Pearl's Insides by basirskipreader at 38
  74. SCP-7027 - Noblesse Oblige by jackVS at 37
  75. SCP-7101 - Ms. Fortune by Roufhous at 37
  76. SCP-7162 - Lo Barato Sale Caro (Pinche Rana Envidiosa) by Agente Shuffle and Doc slash at 35
  77. SCP-7016 - Mutually Assured Destruction by Cydhra at 35
  78. SCP-7017 - The Platonic Conspiracy by Ethagon at 34
  79. SCP-7023 - The Last Remaining Variant by Utylike at 30
  80. SCP-7733 - The Limits of Plausibility by Monkeysky at 30
  81. SCP-7140 - Mysterium by WormAlmighty at 29
  82. SCP-7166 - Never Strikes Twice by MasonDHoyt at 27
  83. SCP-7085 - Pluck by RadioactiveRADS at 25
  84. SCP-7199 - Do Me a Favor and be Grateful for Yourself by winkwonkboi at 24
  85. SCP-7995 - And Wash This Place Clean from Sin by Sound Chaser at 24
  86. SCP-7250 - You Make Your Own by Maxyfran73 at 24
  87. SCP-7420 - Worst Case Scenario by Rhineriver at 24
  88. SCP-7042 - Mother Nature's Sketchbook by Arclund at 23
  89. SCP-7107 - Arrested Epiphany by Deadcanons at 22
  90. SCP-7802 - Decrease the possibility of containment failure. by Dr Hormress at 22
  91. SCP-7515 - The Parhelion Effect by DrRoses at 21
  92. SCP-7974 - TTRPGhost by RoweLucian at 21
  93. SCP-7019 - Premonition by Attila the Pun at 20
  94. SCP-7447 - Alfredo With A Side of Quantum Entanglement by J T K C at 17
  95. SCP-7177 - Business as Usual by Blue Foot at 17
  96. SCP-7018 - The Long Winding Road by MetalRavioli, Cole 13 and TopDownUnder at 16
  97. SCP-7994 - Calamity Jack Kennedy by Dr Phil McClaw at 15
  98. SCP-7111 - A World of Chance by ClownSlayer at 14
  99. SCP-7878 - Moving Past The Feeling by Felixou at 14
  100. SCP-7707 - SPONTANEOUS LOVE by riftwqlker at 14
  101. SCP-7123 - Dice with Death by RossBossARTS at 14
  102. SCP-7208 - The Dice Always Land by Agent Henson at 13
  103. SCP-7021 - Out Of Luck by Moonhorse96 at 13
  104. SCP-7350 - Kancra Bodas by nahyesq at 12
  105. SCP-7022 - Providence by GreenGolem at 11
  106. SCP-7171 - Skywatching by Abrethe, Sirslash47 and Nyelo at 11
  107. SCP-7060 - A Place of No Fortune by FluffyDog00 at 10
  108. SCP-7024 - Lucky Cola (or the dirty secret of why it tastes so good) by Jakuwoski at 10
  109. SCP-7231 - Reaper's Spear by Percevale at 10
  110. SCP-7046 - Unwilling Blood by XHAWK77X at 8
  111. SCP-7075 - "Twins" by redredred at 8
  112. SCP-7599 - The Odds, Eternally In His Favor by GoldenChanges at 6
  113. SCP-7490 - Have Faith, and Take Some Chances by Strange Matter at 6
  114. SCP-7986 - Destiny's Waves by DigitalPrincess234 at 6
  115. SCP-7134 - Born 'Neath a Lucky Star by Pinoccappuccino at 4
  116. SCP-7381 - Recovered Device from Jupiter by Ruskied at 0
  117. SCP-7489 - Better Luck Next Time by fairydoctor at -1
  118. SCP-7025 - Cotton Observation by Doctor Zurvan at -4
  119. SCP-7099 - Pseudepigrapha by Karathh at -7

Stats & Trivia:

Luckiest Award

Luckiest1: SCP-7878 - "Moving Past The Feeling" by Felixou


Vote-based Awards

Most Discussed2: SCP-7000 - "The Loser" by HarryBlank

Best Grade3: SCP-7020 - "The Voyagers" by Swordlover87 and QoDaX, with all upvotes

Electioneer4: SCP-7000 - "The Loser" by HarryBlank

Freshman Class5: SCP-7107 - "Arrested Epiphany" by Deadcanons as the only surviving entry with a new object class

I'm So Meta Even This Article6: SCP-7700 - "Dr. Cimmerian Goes Out On a Limb" by Doctor Cimmerian

Break-Out Performance7: SMLT8

Unsung Hero9: SCP-7268 - "The Spark of Life" by Blindbeard

Most disliked by people with good taste10: SCP-7400 - "Your Honor, League of Legends" by Calibold and Sherf

Most Interactive11: SCP-7006 - "Initiative" by Liryn, LizardWizard, Ihp, DarkStuff, and Djoric12

Most Media13: SCP-7007 - "Misfortune Gorge" by Grigori Karpin and Vivarium

Comeback King14: SCP-7166 - "Never Strikes Twice" by MasonDHoyt


Best in Class

Safe: SCP-7007 - "Misfortune Gorge" by Grigori Karpin and Vivarium

Euclid: SCP-7000 - "The Loser" by HarryBlank

Keter: SCP-7777 - "Heptaphobia" by YossiPossi

Thaumiel: SCP-7005 - "The Neon God" by Tufto

Neutralized: SCP-7500 - "Luck of the Irish" by Tstaffor

Pending: SCP-7003 - "Three White Horses" by TheyCallMeTim

Apollyon: SCP-7004 - "Insane, Wailing, Feral." by Ecronak

Archon: SCP-7600 - "Six Feet Under" by Ralliston


Trivia

Longest: SCP-7006 - "Initiative" by Liryn, LizardWizard, Ihp, DarkStuff, and Djoric

Shortest: SCP-7290 - "Bullet Hell" by Weryllium

First Posted: SCP-7400 - "Your Honor, League of Legends" by Calibold and Sherf

Last Posted: SCP-7013 - "Thirteen Indeed" by Fishish and Jack Waltz

MAST's Nightmare15: SCP-7390 - "Grimsley Trudge" by Jack Ike

Tagless16: SCP-7008 - "A Single Plastic Rose" by Anonymous


Stand-out Voters

For users who cast more than 100 votes in the contest (on non-deleted entries)

Ethagon: 105 votes
Maxyfran73: 110 votes
MuseofScience: 112 votes
Weryllium: 116 votes
MikuKaneko: 117 votes
totallynotenby: 118 votes
LightlessLantern: 119 votes
Whatthedogdid24: 119 votes


Special thanks to Aethris for the wonderful artwork created in preparation for this contest and special thanks to EstrellaYoshte for the lovely theme!

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