Update: The Pokémon Company has reminded us that you only have one week left to enter the Trading Card Illustration Contest 2022. Submissions will close on January 31; More details can be found in our original post below.
Original article (Wednesday, September 15, 2021, 13:00 BST): The Pokémon Company is kicking off its latest Trading Card Illustration Contest, giving fans the chance to share their artwork in an attempt to turn it into a real card.
Usually limited to Japan, the 2022 Contest will also be extended to fans across the US (unfortunately, those of us in Europe will still miss out this year). The contest revolves around the theme of “drawing a moment in a Pokémon’s everyday life”, with applications set to open next month on October 13.
The registration form, will start receiving entries from that date, explaining the process. Essentially, you’ll need to choose one of eight Pokémon (Bulbasaur, Charizard, Pikachu, Arcanine, Galarian Rapidash, Scizor, Greninja, or Cramorant) and draw it “of its day while adventuring or enjoying a moment in the game.” its everyday life.” The background must also be fully illustrated and all specifications listed on the form.
Below you’ll find the prizes you can win – the competition will be judged by a mighty roster that includes the president of The Pokémon Company, the president and art director at Creatures, and a The official team of illustrators of Pokémon TCG. So no pressure, then.
Grand Prize Winner
One (1) Grand Prize Winner from Japan or the United States will receive a cash value of $5,000.
AND the winner’s illustration will be made into a promotional card.
1st runner-up (Japan / USA)
Two (2) First Runners-up totals, one (1) from Japan and one (1) from the United States, will receive a cash value of $3,000.
AND the illustration of each runner-up will be made into a promotional card.
The second runner passes
Two (2) second runners-up from Japan or the United States will receive a cash value of $1,000.
Fifteen (15) Jury Prize winners from Japan or the United States will receive a cash value of $500.
You think you have completed the task? If you decide to participate next month, good luck!
https://www.nintendolife.com/news/2022/01/pokemon-illustration-contest-could-see-your-artwork-made-into-an-official-trading-card The Pokémon Illustration Contest can see your artwork made into an official trading card