As announced at the AMV Contest Awards, here are the winners of the Tekko Mecha (2019) AMV Contest: Best Action: Madmegatax - The Greatest Revue Best Drama: Kireblue - Madoka & The Nutcracker Witch Best Upbeat/Fun: Speedy180 - Impossible Comes True Best Convention Theme (Mecha): Speedy180 - Do Whatever It Takes Best Romance/Sentimental: Mysunsai - As We Fall Coordinator's Choice: [key]Scarlet & Kroner - Cucumber on Fire Staff Choice: Glitzer - Happy Little Clouds Judges' Best In Show: BecauseImBored1 - The Ouran Side Audience Favorite of Show (and Best Comedy/Parody): Maboroshi Studio - Plus Ultra Body Wash Next year's theme and dates have also been announced: It's Tekko Sports on April 3rd - 5th, 2020! Thanks again to all who entered our contest, and to our winners. See you all next year! ------------------------------ Sorry for the delay. Here are the Finalists for the Tekko Mecha (2019) AMV Contest: AllegoriestAMV AquaSorceress (x2) BecauseImBored1 CasualSwimmer Cirera DopplerDo Drewaconclusion (x2) Evan T Foun Glitzer Kireblue (x2) Kyci Maboroshi Studio (x2) MadMegatax MagicFlier Mysunsai (x2) OscarAMV Pantsu Of Doom Pikapwn Ramen Noodle Productions Sean.PNG Shorisquared (x2) Speedy180 (x2) Studio Le Croc TheDestineeAMV Toon Addict Productions UnluckyArtist Zandersen Zeeruy The Main AMV Contest will be taking place on two days: The "Early Bird" AMV Contest Showing at 11:00am Friday and the Main AMV Contest Showing at 1:00pm Saturday, both of which are in the AMV Theater on the 4th floor. The AMV Extreme Contest Showing will be on Saturday Night at 11pm in the AMV Theater and is an age-restricted event, meaning you should have Governement-issued photo identification in order to enter for the Extreme Contest. Contest Award Winners will be announced at the convention on Sunday at 1:30pm in the AMV Theater. Any finalist winners at this event will receive their medallions or plaques in person, otherwise we will work on shipping the awards out to them. Good luck to all of our finalists this year! ---------------- The Tekko 2019 AMV Contest is now open for submissions! This year's convention theme is Mecha: AMVs that revolve around Giant Robots and other "Mecha"-type anime! The deadline for submission cut-off is March 7th, 2019 March 14th, 2019 at 11:59pm Eastern Time. A copy of the rules are posted in the Spoiler Tag below and in the linked submission form. Also, this year we will be coordinating with the Middle Tennessee Anime Convention (MTAC), so if you are interested in submitting for that AMV contest, you can use the submission form for entry into both Tekko and MTAC's AMV contest in one form. Good luck to all of our entrants!