LIVE DAM is a karaoke machine which features live videos and sound which aims to recreate the experience of singing in a live venue.
200 illustrations shall be selected to be used as background images in the karaoke videos.
But that’s not all! There will also be prizes given to all the winners!
The prize categories are to be divided into 1 Grand Prize, 3 Excellence prizes and the remaining 196 prizes.
The Grand Prize includes 100,000 JPY and an A4 tapestry featuring the illustration of the Grand Prize winner.
For the 3 Excellence prizes, the winners shall each receive 30,000 JPY and an A4 size tapestry of their winning illustration.
And last but not least, the remaining 196 winners will receive an A4 tapestry of the winning illustration.
How to Apply
Applications shall be accepted from 17:00 JST on November 6th, 2019, to 17:00 JST on January 13th, 2020. The results are set to be announced in February 2020.
You must have a Piapro account to apply for this contest.
Here are some rules to be aware of before applying:
- The illustration you submit must be in JPEG or PNG format and should be the following size 1920 x 1080, at a resolution of 300 dpi or higher.
- The target characters for the illustrations are Miku, Rin, Len, Luka, Meiko or Kaito and single or multiple characters will be accepted.
- Please make sure that you only use original designs or official product designs. Notably, derivative designs will not be accepted, such as Snow Miku and Miku Dayo. Do not use designs from other media, such as games, anime or manga.
- Please make sure that you do not use license terms on your entry and that you include the DAM2020_illustration tag.
To read the full list of rules, check out the list here.
When you are ready to submit your entry, you can start the application process here. (Please login before using this link)
All the successfully submitted entries shall show up on this page here.
Good luck to everyone who is thinking of entering the contest! We hope to see your artwork soon!