|How are the winners of Gendou Idol decided?|
Gendou Idol contestants are scored by judges, and voted on my users.
At the end of a round, each contestant is given a ranking number.
Each round has a given number of top ranked contestants which move on to the next round.
The final round has one winner, the highest ranked contestant in the semi-finals.
Rank is calculated like this:
rank = (total-judge-score / 20) + (total-votes / maximum-votes)In other words, a contestants rank is equal to the sum of judge score % plus user vote %.
This method of ranking was chosen to allow the judges and users to contribute equally to the ranking.
|How do the judges evaluate a submission for Gendou Idol?|
There are 4 categories which may be given a score between 1 and 5 for a maximum total of 20 points.
What the point quantities mean:
The judges are not limited strictly to following these descriptions, and are free to judge in whatever way they think is fair.
|How does Gendou Idol work?|
Gendou Idol is the official Gendou.com singing competition.
During each season of Gendou Idol, any user who wants to participate may submit self-recorded karaoke a song.
Each season is split up into rounds, eventually resulting in one winner of the season!
Right now, Pame-chan is officially in charge of organizing seasons into rounds, and for assigning judges.
|What are the possible status of Gendou Idol contestants, and what do they mean?|
A Gendou Idol contestant may be in any of the following status:
|Where do I upload my Gendou Idol submission? What do I put for URL?|
So long as it is easy to get to, you may chose any web service to host your recording.
The following are recommended, in order of preference: