ACF 2020 Comic Contest: Rules & Guidelines
ACF 2020 is only a few months away and to celebrate, we’re hosting a comic contest focused on highlighting Jamaican folklore. Whether it’s about Anancy, Rolling Calf, White Witch, Maroon, Slavery, or the Weed for Gun Trade we want to see the universe you created with moments that shows your wildest imagination and what make Jamaica awesome! #JamaicaNeedSuperheroesToo
Create a 6-12-page comic that shows off an example of incredible Superheroic deeds. happening in Jamaican with heroes originating in Jamaica. These can be just about any genre and any moments, or just cool head-canon stories you cook up with warriors battling in the Green Gratto Caves, but they need to focus on superhero and teamwork! You may only submit your entries in digital format. And show us some Jamaican superhero!
How to Enter the ACF2020 Comic Competition
1. Comic Submission
Contestants can submit one or more comics.
Submissions will be accepted beginning February 20, 2020, 11:59 PM through June 20, 2020, 11:59 PM.
The comic will be uploaded to Animecomfest.com. or email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Use the like buttons in the comic gallery. That also means you should get all your family to hit that like button and vote.
You are not required to submit a comic in order to vote.
All likes and comments submitted by June 20, 2020, 11:59 pm will determine which comic wins the book prize for receiving the most votes.
Winners will be determined by the panel of judges TBA. They will select three winners from all submitted comics after submission closed on June 20, 2020.
Criteria for the jury are:
creativity and original ideas
quality of the comic
Most dynamic use of Jamaican Folklore
Winning comics will be announced online and will be featured on the AnimeComfest.com website. Winners will be notified by e-mail a few days in advance.
Members of the Jury
The following winners will be selected:
1st Prize: Bosto Graphic Tablet, ACF 2020 Weekend Pass for 2, Stan Lee's How to Draw Comics Master Class
2nd Prize: 162-Piece Art Drawing Set, How to Draw Comic Book, ACF 2020 Weekend Pass for 2
3rd Prize: 80-Piece Art Drawing Set, How to Draw Manga Book, ACF 2020 Weekend Pass for 2
Comic receiving most likes: Book prize- Stan Lee's How to Draw Comics Master Class
Winners will be notified by e-mail.
Prize awards will be hand out on July 25at ACF 2020
5. Terms and Conditions
Entrants may only submit their own original works.
Submissions will be accepted February 20, 2020, 11:59 pm through June 20, 2020, 11:59 pm.
AnimeCom Fest staff are ineligible to participate.
All entries may be hosted on AnimeComFest.com at the sponsor’s discretion