ABOUT THE CONTEST
Holding out for a hero? Well then you are out of luck on this one. ;) But it's all good, because let's face it: What would your favorite Marvel heroes be without the nefarous no-gooders who keep them on their toes?! This contest is all about the villains! - the badguys who make merry mayhem in the Marvel Universe, and we want to see all of you talented artists out there join us for our latest Marvel competition. You have a HUGE list of characters to choose from this time (see below under "The Rules" for exactly who), so think about whose evil ways inspire you to imagination and show us the best you've got! You could win up to $2,500 in the grand prize, and the chance to have your design made into official Marvel merchandise! Get drawing, and may the BADDEST entry win - bad to the bone!
ABOUT OUR JUDGES
Tom Hiddleston is best-known to filmgoers and Marvel fans as Loki, the fan-favorite villain in Marvel Studios' Thor and this summer's blockbuster hit, The Avengers. Born in London, he trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and rose to prominence through a number of television and, more recently, major film appearances. Recent roles include F. Scott Fitzgerald in Woody Allen's Midnight in Paris and Captain Nicholls in Steven Spielberg's War Horse. He will soon portray Prince Hal/Henry V in a UK television adaptation of Shakespeare's plays, and will reprise his role as Loki in Thor 2. You can follow Tom on Twitter at @twhiddleston.
Jill Pantozzi is a well-read blogger and journalist who writes about all things nerdy for the geek girl culture site The Mary Sue, as well as her own blog "Has Boobs, Reads Comics" (TheNerdyBird.com). She has also written for MTV Splashpage, Newsarama, Comic Book Resources, Publishers Weekly, and Topless Robot. Jill also co-hosts the Crazy Sexy Geeks podcast along with superhero historian Alan Kistler. You can follow Jill on Twitter at @TheNerdyBird.
-Submissions must be received by 11:59:59 PM (PST) on June 22nd, 2012.
-You may submit up to 5 entries per person
-All entries must be in one of the following file formats: GIF/PNG/JPG.
-By entering the contest (”Promotion”), you indicate your full and unconditional agreement to, and acceptance of, (a) the Official Rules and (b) Mighty Fine’s (”Sponsor”) decisions, which are final and binding. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.
- Likenesses of any actors who have portrayed Marvel villains in any movie adaptations CANNOT be used in the design.
- The following Marvel villain characters are approved for designs in this contest: A.I.M., Abomination, Absorbing Man, Annihilus, Attuma, Baron Blood, Baron Mordo, Baron Strucker, Baron Zemo, Bastion, Bi-Beast, Black Tarantula, Black Tom, Blastaar, Blizzard, Blob, Blockbuster, Emil Blonksy, Bloodscream, Bella Donna Boudreaux, Brainchild, Brotherhood of Evil Mutants, Bullseye, Calypso, Carrion, Celestial, Chameleon, Constrictor, Count Nefaria, Crismon Dynamo, Crossbones, Cyttorak, Daken, Dark Phoenix, Deacon Frost, Deathbird, Demogoblin, Diablo, Dr. Octopus, Doombots, Dormammu, Dr. Doom, Dracula, Dreadknight, Electro, Enchantress, Erik the Red, Executioner, Famine, Fin Fang Foom , Flint Marko, Frost Giants, Galactus, Gargoyle, Gorgon, Green Goblin, Greg Gargoyle, Grim Reaper, H.A.M.M.E.R., Hairbag, Justin Hammer, Hammerhead, Hand, Hela, Holocaust, Hydra, Hydro-Man, Iron Monger, Jack o Lantern, Jackal, Jigsaw, Juggernaut, Kang, Kingpin, Klaw, Kraven the Hunter, Lady Bullseye, Lady Mastermind, Leader, Living Laser, Lizard, Loki, M.O.D.O.K, Mad Thinker, Madame Hydra, Madame Masque, Magneto, Man-Ape, Mandarin, Man-Wolf, Master Mold, Mastermind, Menace, Mephisto, Mesmero, Mister Sinister, Mole Man, Molecule Man , Moonstone , Morbius, Mr. Hyde, Mr. Negative, Mysterio, Mystique, Nightmare, Nitro, Cassandra Nova, Onslaught, Phalanx, Proteus (Atlantean), Prowler, Psycho-Man, Puppet Master, Purple Man, Radioactive Man, Mikhail Rasputin, Reaper, Red Ghost, Red Skull, Rhino, Ringmaster, Ronan the Accuser, Sabretooth, Sandman, Sauron, Scorpion, Scream, Sentinel, Senyaka, Serpent Society, Shadow King, Shocker, Shriek, Shuma-Gorath, Silvermane, Skrulls, Smythe, Starbolt, Stardust, Stranger, Super Adaptoid, Super Skrull, Supreme Intelligence, Surtur, Swordsman, Taskmaster, Terrax, Thanos, The Hood, The Living Laser, The Scientist Supreme, Tiger Shark, Tinkerer, Toad, Trapster, Bolivar Trask, Ulik, Ultron, Unus the Untouchable, Unuscione, Vanisher, Vargas, Vertigo, Viper, Vulture, Wendigo, Whiplash, Whirlwind, Wizard, Wrecker, Wrecking Crew, Zaladane, Arnim Zola