(Prize update) The OC Battle Royale Contest!Come One; Come All!(Prize update) The OC Battle Royale Contest! by ^rydi1689
About the Contest
The OC Battle Royale contest is designed for visual artists. The goal is to allow newer or struggling artists who do not have a digital tablet to show off their creativity for a chance to win a Wacom Bamboo Create tablet! There are two levels to the contest: one for the tablet that is closed to any professional artist or artist who already has a tablet and another level for all artists regardless of skill or equipment.
Rules for competing for the Wacom Tablet
Must not be a professional artist
Must not already have a tabletMust have a mailing address in the USAMust be a member of deviantART
Rules for the ALL Levels Competition
Must have a PayPal accountMust be a member of deviantART
As a visual artist, your job is to create a new character or an OC (original character). Yo
Manga and Anime vs. Fan ArtFix That Miscat! is a series of articles aimed at explaining the differences between the galleries that are commonly confused or abused in the category system here on deviantART.Manga and Anime vs. Fan Art by ^rydi1689
Today we will be covering two galleries that are also commonly mixed and confused:
Manga and Anime vs. Fan Art
Fan art includes those artworks that are based on or contain material such as characters, settings, concepts or universes in general that are copyrighted to someone else other than the artist creating said Fan artwork. According to $aunjuli "Fan Art is a way to show appreciation for someone else's creation.The root of it all is love, gratitude, and the desire to create more than what was originally handed to you."
Fan Art comes in many styles, including but not limitted to Manga & Anime.Manga, on the other side, is a defined style of art with very characteristic traits to it. It's also referred to sequentia