Animethon 26 AMV Contest

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  1. Vlad

    Vlad Member AMV Contest Coordinator

    ANIMETHON 26 AMV CONTEST

    Animethon's AMV Contest is back for it's 17th year!

    RULES SUMMARY

    DEADLINE: Friday, June 21, 2019

    QUICK RULES SUMMARY (Full set of rules can be found HERE):

    • The duration limits for each submission are as follows:
    --- AMV Entries: 75 seconds minimum, 6 minutes maximum.
    --- Trailers, Commercials or Intros: 30 seconds minimum, 3 minutes & 30 seconds maximum.
    • No more than 2 entries per person/group.
    • No subtitles, watermarks, logos, text, or credits.
    • Must not have premiered before December 1, 2018.
    • The majority of your entry’s video content must consist of anime-styled or manga-styled content.
    • Audio for all AMV entries (except Trailer/Commercial/Intro) must be majority music. No excessive dialogue.
    • Must be age 14+ appropriate.
    • AMV-Hell style entries will not be accepted.
    • Must satisfy our technical requirements.

    As the contest will be two hours in length, all accepted entries will be judged by a panel of judges to determine the finalists.

    SUMMARY OF AWARDS

    AMV fixed categories have been eliminated and replaced with a larger number of elements that make up the essence of the AMV (i.e. Dramatic, Artistic, Parody, Trailer, Effect Oriented, etc.) found on the entry form. Once all entries have be received after the deadline, all the selected elements will be tabulated and all accepted entries will be grouped into the top six most common categories for judging.

    Category Awards:
    Up to six Awards. Categories will be determined after the submission deadline

    AMV Contest Coordinator Choice Award
    Awarded to a video selected by the AMV Contest Coordinator

    Grand Prize Awards:
    Best in Show
    Audience Favourite

    Best “Made in Alberta” Award
    Awarded to a video entry made in the province of Alberta

    Vlad G Pohnert
    Animethon 26 AMV Coordinator
     
  2. Vlad

    Vlad Member AMV Contest Coordinator

    FINALISTS

    Finalist Alphabetically by credit name:

    AllegoriestAMVs
    BleachShippu5678
    EnQuatre (Pixelblended Studios)
    Ileia
    Kazemon15
    Kirbygal
    l_Tic-Tac_l
    lovinyoujacksparrow2
    Maboroshi Studio
    MinetChan (Pixelblended Studios)
    Mycathatesyou69
    Nekokitkat (2X)
    Opner (2X)
    Oscar
    Tasha Livingstone (Otaku Lounge Productions) (2X)
    PaNTSU oF d00m
    PerkyPastry
    PieandBeer (Tsunderbird Studios)
    Rider4Z (2X)
    Salt AMV
    Shin
    Showtime
    TheDestineeAMV
    Tigrin
    Xophilarus (Pixelblended Studios)
    xSnowflakes
    xSnowstorm102x
    Youssef Tobah
    Zeeruy


    This year we will have a 30 minute Pre-Show (Shown while we are seating Main Events for the contest)
    Here is a list of the pre-show videos (from the non-finalists):

    Anime Master ZERO
    ShadowCore89 AMVs
    DopplerDo
    Natalie Wilson
    Nuke
    Auto AMVs
    shorisquared
    Casual-swimmer
    ProjectTwinsAMV
    Sean.PNG
     
  3. Vlad

    Vlad Member AMV Contest Coordinator

    WINNERS

    Here are the winners of the AMV Contest. Thanks to everyone for entering and hope to see more entries next year!


    BEST ACTION
    "Acrimony" by EnQuatre (Pixelblended Studios) to Hane Bado!
    ("Never Going Back" by The Score)

    BEST COMEDY
    "It's Easy M'Kay" by Maboroshi Studio to My Hero Academia
    ("It's Easy M'Kay" by South Park: Bigger, Longer, & Uncut)

    BEST DRAMATIC
    "I've Lost Myself" by BleachShippu5678 to A Silent Voice
    ("Paralyzed" by NF)

    BEST FUN
    "It's Up to Yuri" by Rider4Z to Yuri on Ice
    ("One Last Hope" by Danny DeVito)

    BEST PARODY
    "The Wolves of Hill House" by Tasha Livingstone (Otaku Lounge Productions) to Wolf Children
    ("The Haunting of Hill House" Theatrical Trailer)

    BEST ROMANCE & SENTIMENTAL
    "Line of Sight" by Salt AMV to Your Lie in April
    ("Line of Sight (Reprise)" by ODESZA)

    CONTEST COORDINATOR'S CHOICE
    "The Real Me" by Tasha Livingstone (Otaku Lounge Productions) to Tamen De Gush
    ("It Was In Me" by Avril Lavigne)

    GUEST JUDGE'S AWARD
    "Midas" by AllegoriestAMVs to Land of the Lustrous
    ("Rabbit Heart (Raise It Up)" by Florence + The Machine)

    BEST MADE IN ALBERTA
    "Girls Und Chevy" by Showtime to Girls Und Panzer
    ("Truck Got Stuck" by Corb Lund)

    AUDIENCE FAVOURITE
    "Diznee Presents: Kuroko's Basketball" by Pikapwn to Kuroko's Basketball
    (Various Disney Songs by Various Artists)

    BEST IN SHOW
    "Miracle Whip" by Mycathatesyou69 to Zombie Land Saga + Various
    ("Uma Thurman" by Fall Out Boy ft. Young Khalifa)
     

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