Animanga Mascot Fanart Contest

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Submit your best representation of our official mascots, Yuuki and J!

Contestants will have 30 days to submit their best work to present to the Animanga community via social media using the hashtag #AnimangaFanArt. Grand prize winner gets a digital copy of Clip Studio Paint EX, valued at $220! 2nd and 3rd place will each receive a copy of Clip Studio Paint Pro, valued at $50. Prizing is sponsored by CELSYS, Inc. Winners will be provided the serial codes and download links for the products, not physical copies.

Ready to show off your skills? Read the RULES below carefully and submit your work!

OFFICIAL RULES

1. CONTEST PERIOD

The Animanga Mascot Fanart Contest begins November 17, 2018 at 12:00 a.m. Pacific Standard Time ("PST") and ends December 16, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. PST*. All entries received after the Contest Period ends will be ineligible to win a prize. Animanga reserves the right to extend the Contest Period without notice to entrants in its sole discretion.

*Deadline extended to January 6, 2019 at 11:59 p.m. PST.

2. ELIGIBILITY

The entrant must be following @AnimangaUSA on Twitter and/or Instagram in order to enter. The Contest is open and offered to entrants of all ages worldwide, except where prohibited or restricted by law. Animanga is not responsible if software is not functional based on location/region of use. NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A Purchase will not increase your chance of winning.

3. HOW TO ENTER

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To enter this Contest, entrants must:

  1. Submit one artwork of both of the official Animanga mascot characters during the Contest Period via Twitter and/or Instagram by posting their entry and using the hashtag: #AnimangaFanArt.

  2. Be following @AnimangaUSA on Twitter and/or Instagram

Limit of one entry per person. Entrant may post submission on both Twitter and Instagram so long as the artwork is the same entry. Submissions can be hand drawn or drawn digitally.

All entries must be suitable for all-ages. Entries cannot (a) be sexually explicit or suggestive, violent or derogatory of any ethnic, racial, gender, religious, professional or age group, profane or pornographic, contain nudity or any materially-dangerous activity; (b) promote alcohol, illegal drugs, tobacco, firearms/weapons (or the use of any of the foregoing), any activities that may appear unsafe or dangerous, or any particular political agenda or message; (c) be obscene or offensive, endorse any form of hate or hate group; (d) contain trademarks, logos or trade dress owned by others, or advertise or promote any brand or product of any kind (e) contain copyrighted materials owned by others without permission; and (f) depict, and cannot itself, be in violation of any law.

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By submitting an entry you warrant and represent that it is your original work and does not infringe upon the copyrights, trademarks, rights of privacy, or other intellectual property rights of any person or entity; and that publication of the entry via various media including Web posting, will not infringe on the rights of any third party. You can freely use the official Animanga mascots (Yuuki and J), but do not use direct representations of characters from other worlds or franchises in your work without permission. Animanga may disqualify any such entry at its sole discretion.

By entering, you acknowledge that your entry may be posted on Animanga’s web site with no compensation to entrant in the sole discretion of Animanga. Animanga does not have any obligation to use or post any entry you submit. Animanga shall have full right and power to copy, publish, display, distribute, use, alter, combine with other material, reuse and adapt any or all portions of the entries in any way and for any purpose whatsoever, at any time, now or in the future. Animanga reserves the right to amend and/or modify these rules in its sole discretion without notice to entrant.

4. CONTEST JUDGING

Entries will be judged on the result of a popular vote conducted via Twitter and Instagram, as measured and recorded and verified by Animanga agents. The three (3) eligible entries receiving the highest cumulative amount of likes across platforms will be deemed winners. Entrant may post submission on both Twitter and Instagram so long as the artwork is the same entry. In case of a tie, tied Entries will be judged by agents of Animanga. The eligible entry receiving the highest cumulative score will be the grand prize winner.

5. WINNER NOTIFICATION

Within ten (10) days of the conclusion of the Contest Period, the winners will be notified by direct message (DM) on Twitter/Instagram. If the winners cannot be contacted or do not claim the prize within 7 days of notification, we reserve the right to withdraw the prize from the winner and pick a replacement winner. Potential winners will be subject to compliance with these Official Rules and may be subject to verification of the Entrant’s eligibility.

6. PRIZES

Three winners will be chosen from all eligible entries received during the Contest Period comprised of one (1) grand prize winner and two (2) runners-up. One (1) grand prize winner will have their drawing featured on the Animanga website and will receive one (1) copy of Clip Studio Paint EX (approximate retail value (“ARV”) = $219.00). Two (2) runners-up will each receive one (1) copy of Clip Studio Paint Pro (approximate retail value (“ARV”) = $49.99).

Clip Studio Paint is the manga, illustration and animation software used by more than 4 million creators around the world! Prizing is sponsored by CELSYS, Inc. Winners will be provided the serial codes and download links for the products, not physical copies.

7. OTHER DETAILS

By entering this competition, an entrant is indicating his/her agreement to be bound by these terms and conditions. The winner agrees to the use of his/her name and artwork in any publicity material. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Twitter, Instagram or any other third party. Animanga’s decision in respect of all matters to do with the competition will be final and no correspondence will be entered into. Animanga also reserves the right to cancel the competition if circumstances arise outside of its control. No responsibility can be accepted for entries not received for whatever reason.