The Path of the Master

As you compete and win challenges, you increase in level and are awarded a more prestigious title. Below are the levels, titles, and their associated criteria. These are loosely based on karate belts.


Level   Color Title Criteria
0 Beginner All you need to do is register.
1 Novitiate Compete in 1 challenge.
2 Adventurer Compete in 5 challenges.
3 Explorer Compete in 10 challenges and receive 20 challenge votes.
4 Warrior First win at the county level or receive 200 votes.
5 Champion First gold medal at county level or receive 500 votes.
6 Teacher First win at state level or receive 1000 votes.
7 Guru First gold medal at state level or receive 3000 votes.
8 Sage 5 wins at state level or receive 6000 votes.
9 Transcendent 10 wins at state level or receive 10,000 votes.
10 Master 5 wins at national level or receive 50,000 votes.
11 Grand Master 10 wins at national level or receive 100,000 votes.
12 Supreme Master 10 gold at the national level or 500,000 votes.

 

OTN members gain experience credits or "cred" just by showing up and joining challenges online. Cred is earned by completing various tasks such as joining a challenge, winning an online competition and getting votes.


Cred Values

Task Cred Value
Join a county challenge 1 cred
Join a state challenge 2 cred
Join a national challenge 4 cred
Create a challenge 4 cred
Receive a vote 1 cred per vote
Bronze medal at the county level 5 cred
Silver medal at the county level 8 cred
Gold medal at the county level 10 cred
Bronze medal at the state level 10 cred
Silver medal at the state level 15 cred
Gold medal at the state level 20 cred
Bronze medal at the national level 50 cred
Silver medal at the national level 100 cred
Gold medal at the national level 200 cred