REWIND Presents : YoYoFactory x sOMEThING Video Contest




Participant Rules

– Anyone may enter!

– You can only use yo-yos by YoYoFactory, sOMEThING, izm in your video.

– You may do any style of yo-yo play you wish (1A, 2A, 3A, 4A, 5A, or any mixture of styles, or any style not listed here)

– You must include the name(s) of the yo-yo(s) you used in the video itself -or- you must show what yo-yo(s) you are using in an obvious way, within the video.

– The entry period is from October 1st until October 25th, 2015 (Japan Time).

– The video contest judges will be looking at the level of difficulty of tricks, originality, composition of the video, etc.

– For the Special Awards, representatives of sOMEThING and YoYoFactory will decide the winners however they like, without relation to the other judging criteria of the video contest.

– After uploading your video, fill in the contest entry form with your full name (if you instead wish to go by a nickname, please also input that on the entry form), email address, and the link to your video on YouTube.

Video Guidelines

– Upload your video to YouTube and set it to the “public” setting (please disable the 3D setting).

– The video must be 2 minutes or less in length.

– Please insert the video contest logo at the very beginning and end of your video. You can download the logo here: [1920×1080] [1280×720]

– Please title your video “YoYoFactory x sOMEThING xREWIND Video Contest – (Entrant’s name/nickname)”
*The entrant’s name or nickname must should be in English alphabet letters.

– Please tag the video with “REWIND”, “YoYoFactory”, “sOMEThING” and “Yo-Yo”.

– Please post these links in the video description: ,,

– By submitting a video to the contest, you acknowledge that we may be permitted to introduce and/or use your video on our main website, Twitter, Facebook, or any other social media or promotional platforms.


Grand Prize (one winner):

– A $200 USD coupon for Yo-Yo Store REWIND

YoYoFactory yo-yo

sOMEThING yo-yo

Special Award (one or more winners):
– A $50 USD coupon for Yo-Yo Store REWIND

YYF Award

YoYoFactory yo-yo


sOMEThING yo-yo

Winner Announcement

The video contest winners will be announced on our store blog and social media channels near the end of October or Ealy November.

You’ve got until October 25th to enter. We hope to see your videos soon!


Let's share this post !

Author of this article

One of the top 1A players in Japan, Kazuki was the 2009 and 2010 Japan National runner-up in the 1A Division, and is a JYYF official judge. He is the older brother of Naoto Okada (2009, 2011 World Champion in 4A). When he's not playing yo-yo, he loves reading books and playing with his three kids.