Welcome to ShadoCon's AMV Contest! What is an AMV, you might ask? An AMV, or Anime Music Video, is scenes from anime or video games - or anywhere, really - cut together and set to music, producing a music video.
- Please read all the rules carefully before entering.
- You may only submit up to three (3) entries.
- Sign Into wwww.myconsonline.com
- Select ShadoCon
- Select Contest
- Then Upload your submission
You will be notified if you made the final cut of performers within one week after the contest entry deadline.
- All entries must be received by November 9th at 11:59 pm - no exceptions. This ensures proper judging time.
- The maximum video length is seven minutes.
- Only three entries per person will be accepted.
- Entries may not be smaller than 640x480, and may not run at a slower speed than 23.97 frames per second.
- The preferred format for AMV submissions is Xvid, but MPEG-1, MPEG-2, and Divx can also be accepted at your own risk. We do not accept WMV, RM, RAM, RA, or FLV formats. If you need help converting your WMV videos to another format, please use the following guide: http://www.wikihow.com/Convert-.Wmv-to-.Avi-Legally
- Please include two seconds of blank footage before your video begins to ensure it plays at its best.
- Entries containing inappropriate content will be summarily disqualified. Inappropriate content includes, but is not limited to: graphic sexual content, excessive violence, excessive language, excessive gore. Think PG-13 or lower.
Please keep in mind that these categories are suggestions and could very well change at any time depending on the videos received. Don't worry, though - all videos will be judged regardless. The suggested categories are as follows:
- Original film
We look forward to receiving your entries. Good luck, and happy filming!