LIVE DAM Ai × piapro Karaoke Background Illustration Contest

piapro is collaborating with LIVE DAM Ai to bring us a karaoke background illustration contest! The main promotional visual for the contest was provided by まおう / Maou.

Contest Period

5:00 PM on November 6, 2019 to 5:00 PM on January 13, 2020 (all times JST)

Contest Theme

“Live Performances”

Number of Winners and Prizes

200 entries will be selected to win. From among those 200:

1 grand prize winner will receive ¥100,000 JPY and an A4 tapestry made from their illustration

3 runner up winners will receive ¥30,000 JPY and an A4 tapestry made from the grand prize winning entry


You must have an account with piapro, which you can sign up for here.

Characters allowed in your entry

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

You entry can include any one character or multiple ones.

Entry size

At least 1920 px wide by 1080 px tall (aspect ratio: 16:9)

File format



At least 300 dpi


Make sure to tag your entry with “DAM2020_イラスト” when uploading, and then tag lock ( タグロック ) when the upload is complete

Cautionary Points

Make sure to not select licensing (ライセンス) for your upload

Make sure not to add any text to your entry. The only allowed text are the logo numbers on each character’s arm in their official design

No entries with derivative characters (e.g. Snow Miku, Mikudayo) will be allowed

Allowed outfit designs:
– official box art outfits
– variations of the official box art outfits
– your own original design

Outfits designs that are NOT allowed:
– Character outfits that were introduced in video games, manga, or anime

The contest organizers may crop your illustration entry if they deem necessary


Official contest page on piapro

Hatsune Miku Official Blog


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