▼About the TV anime "Sleepy Princess in the Demon Castle"

"Sleepy Princess in the Demon Castle" is a manga that is currently being serialized in Weekly Shonen Sunday.
Starting from October 5, 2020, the TV anime is being broadcasted every Tuesday at 2:00 AM on TV Tokyo and other channels.

Long ago, in olden times when people and demons coexisted,
a demon king kidnapped a human princess and imprisoned her in his castle.
Now captive, Princess Syalis decides to while away the long hours by sleeping.
In search of a better night's sleep, she sneaks out of her prison and explores the Demon King's castle.
The free-spirited hostage also involves the other demons living in the castle to have her own way!
A new kind of fantasy comedy that is all about sleep!

Original work by Kagiji Kumanomata

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"Sleepy Princess in the Demon Castle" Illustration Contest 受賞 posts
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Fan Art category 【First Prize】
An original poster signed by Princess Syalis (Inori Minase), Demon King Tasogare (Yoshitsugu Matsuoka), and Kagiji Kumanomata
Demon Tenants Wanted category 【First Prize】
A signature board signed by Kagiji Kumanomata and the demon you designed will appear in "Sleepy Princess in the Demon Castle" as a mob character
Special prize for all participants!
A certificate of commendation from the Demon King (Tasogare) (digital data)
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▼About the TV anime "Sleepy Princess in the Demon Castle"

"Sleepy Princess in the Demon Castle" is a manga that is currently being serialized in Weekly Shonen Sunday.
Starting from October 5, 2020, the TV anime is being broadcasted every Tuesday at 2:00 AM on TV Tokyo and other channels.

Long ago, in olden times when people and demons coexisted,
a demon king kidnapped a human princess and imprisoned her in his castle.
Now captive, Princess Syalis decides to while away the long hours by sleeping.
In search of a better night's sleep, she sneaks out of her prison and explores the Demon King's castle.
The free-spirited hostage also involves the other demons living in the castle to have her own way!
A new kind of fantasy comedy that is all about sleep!

Original work by Kagiji Kumanomata

pixivTwitter)
URL:https://maoujo-anime.com/
Theme
〇 Theme
Post the illustrations to pixiv and attach the proper contest tags for each category to enter.

Fan Art category
Freely draw an illustration based on the TV anime "Sleepy Princess in the Demon Castle".
魔王城でおやすみイラストコンテスト

Demon Tenants Wanted category
Imagine what kind of demons may be living in the Demon Castle and draw them in an illustration.
魔王城でおやすみ_オリジナル魔物
Period of event
10/26/2020〜12/6/2020 23:59
Application category
Fan Art category
Freely draw an illustration based on the TV anime "Sleepy Princess in the Demon Castle".
Demon Tenants Wanted category
Imagine what kind of demons may be living in the Demon Castle and draw them in an illustration.
Uploading format
〇 Entry Format
There are no restrictions on the number of artworks an applicant can submit. (However, please do not submit multiple postings of the same artwork.)
There are no restrictions on the size of the artwork for web submission.
Awards
Fan Art category 【First Prize】
1 winner
An original poster signed by Princess Syalis (Inori Minase), Demon King Tasogare (Yoshitsugu Matsuoka), and Kagiji Kumanomata
Fan Art category【Award of Excellenc】
3~5 winners
A signature board signed by Kagiji Kumanomata
Demon Tenants Wanted category 【First Prize】
1 winner
A signature board signed by Kagiji Kumanomata and the demon you designed will appear in "Sleepy Princess in the Demon Castle" as a mob character
Demon Tenants Wanted category【Award of Excellence】
3~5 winners
A volume of the original manga signed by Kagiji Kumanomata
Special prize for all participants!
All participants (excluding those who are not eligible for some selection)
A certificate of commendation from the Demon King (Tasogare) (digital data)
* The prize will be sent to you via pixiv message within three months from the end of the entry period. Only works that comply with the Application Guidelines and pixiv's Terms of Use will be considered.

* Your entry will be considered invalid if:
・It does not match the theme of the contest.
・It does not have the contest tag attached.
・The privacy level of your entry is set to “My pixiv”, “Private”, or "URL restricted".
・The work was requested by a third party (in exchange for a reward).
・It is a repost of a previous illustration or is not submitted within the time frame of the contest.
・Rules listed in “Contest Terms” apply to your entry or entries.
○ Selection Process
Entries will go through a rigorous judging process before winners are decided.

○How to Participate
You must upload the illustrations to pixiv and attach the proper contest tag to enter.
Fan Art category
魔王城でおやすみイラストコンテスト
Demon Tenants Wanted category
魔王城でおやすみ_オリジナル魔物

○ Contest Terms
Your submission will serve as an acceptance of the terms outlined throughout this entire document. Please be sure you have read them before submitting your works.

(1) If your entry, including your nickname, the caption, etc. fall into the following statements, the contest tag will be removed and you will be disqualified from the selection process.
・Works that have no relation to the theme of the contest.
・Excessive post flood.
・Works that contain obscenity, torture, discrimination, explicit sexual themes, and other elements that are potentially offensive.
・Works that violate the ownership rights of the Company (Shogakukan Inc.), pixiv Inc, pixiv users, and other third parties; as well as intellectual property rights, including copyright, privilege, trust, and other privacy rights.
・Works that the Company (Shogakukan Inc.) deems unsuitable for public display.
・Works that the Company (Shogakukan Inc.) finds disagreeable with adequate reason may also be disqualified.
(2) Contestants own all right to their artwork/creations. However, if a winning work is chosen to be used by Visual Arts, the rights and ownership will be transferred to Visual Arts at the time of victory.
(3) Winners will not exercise “author’s personal rights” against the Company (Shogakukan Inc.) as well as the Company’s related parties.
(4) Contestants will not be informed when the selection results are announced. All results will be announced on pixiv’s and Shogakukan Inc.'s official websites and social media (Twitter, Instagram). Winners’ works and pixiv nicknames may be announced on pixiv’s official Twitter, Facebook, and other social media accounts as well as published on the program's official websites, Twitter, Instagram, and other social media accounts.
(5) Contestants, regardless if they win or not, may have their entries, pixiv nicknames, and other related items to the contest, posted to pixiv’s official Twitter, Facebook, and other social network accounts as well as published in the Company’s sites, other magazines or books, and displayed at exhibitions. Works may be adapted or edited.
(6) Contestants who remove their entries during the contest will forfeit the contest and their work will no longer be accepted as an entry.
(7) The Company (Shogakukan Inc.) will not be responsible for any charges contestants may incur during the submission of their entry.
(8) The Company (Shogakukan Inc.) will use the contest information solely for the purpose of communicating with the contestants during the selection process. The Company (Shogakukan Inc.) will protect individuals’ information according to Shogakukan Inc.'s Privacy Policy.
(9) Winners may be contacted separately regarding the selection and the procedure to receive the Award. If winners do not respond within a certain period of time after pixiv contacts them, they may not be able to receive prizes.
○ Disclaimer
(1) Contestants assume responsibility for their own submissions.
(2) The Company (Shogakukan Inc.) will not be responsible for any disputes that may happen between the contestants and other users, regardless of the reason.
(3) The Company reserves the right to suspend or terminate the contest in case pixiv Inc. deems it necessary for any reason, including system maintenance.
(4) The Company (Shogakukan Inc.) will not be liable for any damages incurred by the contestants, including but not limited to contest interruption, suspension, or cancellation.
(5) Determined by the true terms and conditions including the disclaimers, the Company will be not responsible for any direct damages caused by willful misconduct or gross negligence caused during the contest period, regardless of immunity.
○ Contest Related Support Issues
(1) If you have any questions or feedback about the contest, feel free to contact ushere. pixiv Inc. or Shogakukan Inc. will reply to your inquiry.
(2) Please include your email address, nickname, inquiry, and the subject “TV anime Sleepy Princess in the Demon Castle Illustration Contest" before submitting your support request.
(3) Replies will not be given to any phone calls regarding support issues.
(4) Replies will not be given to any questions regarding the contest results.
○ Governing Law and Jurisdiction
The contest and its terms shall be governed by Japanese law. Furthermore, the Tokyo District Court shall be the mutually-agreed court for any proceedings, with jurisdiction for the preliminary trial in the case of any disputes over contest terms or matters between the Company and the contestants.
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Entry conditions are different for each contest.
Make sure to read them carefully before planning your submission(s).
2. Create something along this theme
〇 Theme
Post the illustrations to pixiv and attach the proper contest tags for each category to enter.

Fan Art category
Freely draw an illustration based on the TV anime "Sleepy Princess in the Demon Castle".
魔王城でおやすみイラストコンテスト

Demon Tenants Wanted category
Imagine what kind of demons may be living in the Demon Castle and draw them in an illustration.
魔王城でおやすみ_オリジナル魔物
Period of event:10/26/2020〜12/6/2020
Uploading format
〇 Entry Format
There are no restrictions on the number of artworks an applicant can submit. (However, please do not submit multiple postings of the same artwork.)
There are no restrictions on the size of the artwork for web submission.
3. Upload your work
Please check if your work meets the conditions required for application before uploading.
4. Applications complete!
Please wait till the judging is finished.
You will receive a notification regarding the contest results.