piapro x MOVIC 2020 Calendar Illustration Contest

The piapro x MOVIC 2020 calendar illustration contest is now accepting entries! They are looking for up to 53 pieces of art to feature in their weekly calendar for the year 2020.

Contest Details

Platform

piapro

You must have an account with piapro, which you can register for here: https://piapro.jp/user_reg/

Themes

Theme 1: “The Four Seasons”

Theme 2: “World Travel”

You are free to choose whichever theme you wish to create your illustration for.

Entry Period

11:00 AM on September 3, 2019 to 5:00 PM on October 15, 2019 (JST)

Grand Prize

Among the 53 illustrations that will be selected, one will be designated the grand prize winner, and the artist will have the chance to draw official art for future MOVIC goods.

Winners will receive an email from @crypton.co.jp, sent to the email address that you registered for piapro with. Please make sure that this email address can receive emails.

Results Announcement

Sometime in November

Characters

Hatsune Miku, Kagamine Rin, Kagamine Len, Megurine Luka, MEIKO, and KAITO

All entries must comply with each character’s terms of use

Entry Tag

Tag your upload with “ カレンダー2020_イラスト ” to enter it into the contest.

Upload Formatting

Size: at least A4 size (3508 px × 2480 px)

Orientation: vertical

File format: PNG

Color mode: RGB

Resolution: at least 350 dpi

License: please do not set

Remarks

Entries that did not win the 2019 contest can have their tags changed and then be re-uploaded. This means the losing entries in the previous contest can be re-tagged with the above tag, and used again for the 2020 contest.

Winning entries may undergo cropping before they are used.

When the winning entries are printed out, they will be printed in CMYK color mode, which may result in some colors changed.

Warning

Text in your illustrations will not be accepted. Only the official logo numbers on each character’s arm will be allowed.

Illustrations of derivative characters like Snow Miku or Miku Dayo will not be accepted.

Acceptable outfits for the characters: official package illustration outfits, variations of those same package illustration outfits, and your own original outfits

Unacceptable outfits for the characters: outfits used in other properties like games, anime, or manga

Best of luck to all who will be participating!

Source Links

Hatsune Miku Official Blog

Official piapro x MOVIE 2020 Calendar Contest Page

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