3 Minute Scares is back for its fourth frightful year!
Can you tell a scary story in just 3 minutes? Want to win a fantastic prize from Breakout, Manchester’s real-life escape room game? This Halloween, Hannah Kate is once again on the hunt for the spookiest flash fiction in Greater Manchester.
The best entries will be played on this year’s Halloween episode of Hannah’s Bookshelf (on Saturday 26th October), with the winner receiving a fantastic prize from Breakout and the title of Greater Manchester’s Spookiest Wordsmith. 3 Minute Scares 2019 will be judged by novelist Andy Remic and Emily Oldfield of HAUNT Manchester.
The competition is open to anyone living in the Greater Manchester area. If you know anyone who might be interested in submitting an entry, please pass the details along. All you need to enter the competition is a computer/phone/tablet with a microphone (and a great idea, of course). Full details and instructions on how to submit your entry can be found here.
Entries: recording of a scary/spooky story, no more than 3 minutes long
Judges: Hannah Kate, Andy Remic, Emily Oldfield
Prize: game for 2-5 people in one of Breakout Manchester’s escape rooms
Deadline: Thursday 17 October, midnight