For this contest, we invite you to submit an original work portraying the fictional character Nacchan enjoying their 2020 summer vacation to the fullest. Refer to the plans written in Nacchan's agenda and imagine their summer memories. Have fun drawing your entries while remembering all the summer holidays you spent with friends and family!
This is the page for the Illustration and Manga categories. Here, you can submit your work in illustration format.



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https://www.pixiv.net/novel/contest/natchan_summer
The Original Work Contest: "Natchan's Summer Vacation" 受賞 posts
Here are the results for the "Nacchan's Summer Vacation" Illustration Contest, which ran until August 24th (Sun), 2020.
Thank you for your numerous submissions.
Among all the wonderful submissions, here are those who stood out the most.
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Summer Vacation was a Blast! Award
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For this contest, we invite you to submit an original work portraying the fictional character Nacchan enjoying their 2020 summer vacation to the fullest. Refer to the plans written in Nacchan's agenda and imagine their summer memories. Have fun drawing your entries while remembering all the summer holidays you spent with friends and family!
This is the page for the Illustration and Manga categories. Here, you can submit your work in illustration format.

Novel category page
◆pixiv (Novel category)
https://www.pixiv.net/novel/contest/natchan_summer
Theme
Draw any sort of illustration inspired to the fictional character Nacchan spending their summer vacation and post it on pixiv. Take a look at Nacchan's agenda and their plan over the 4 weeks of vacation to draw inspiration for any activity to depict them.

E.g.: Going to a summer festival, visiting their grandma back home, going to the beach, etc.
* When you post something, you might get a comment from Nacchan's mom!
Period of event
7/27/2020〜8/24/2020 23:59
Uploading format
You can post either an illustration, manga, or Ugoira.
There is no restriction on the size of the artwork for web submission.
* There are no restrictions on the number of artworks an applicant can submit. (However, please do not submit multiple postings of the same artwork)

Tag: なっちゃんの夏休み
Awards
Summer Vacation was a Blast! Award
5 winners
3 watermelons
3kg of sōmen noodles
A set of 12 bottles of Ramune from your area
Kakigōri making machine

* Pick one of the above
* For winners outside of Japan, please consider that some of the prizes can not be shipped internationally.
* 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” or “Private”.
・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.
○ 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, falls into the statements below, you will be disqualified. Furthermore, if a work is determined to be in violation of the rules even after having been selected as a winner, it will be disqualified.
・Works that violate the ownership rights of pixiv Inc, pixiv users, and other third parties; as well as intellectual property rights, including copyright, privilege, trust, and other privacy rights.
・Works that contain obscenity, torture, discrimination, explicit sexual themes, and other elements that are potentially offensive.
・Works that violate public order and morals.
・Works that are unsuitable for public display will have pixiv Inc. decide if it qualifies for the contest or not.
・Any works based on existing work/goods, works/goods scheduled to be released, works/goods that have already been submitted for other contests, or works/goods that have already won other contests.
・Works that miss/break a rule or miss a required part will also be disqualified.
・Works that pixiv Inc. finds disagreeable with adequate reason may also be disqualified.
(2) Contestants own all right to their artwork/creations.
(3) Winners will not exercise “author’s personal rights” against pixiv Inc. as well as pixiv Inc. related parties.
(4) Contestants will not be informed when the selection results are announced. The winners will be announced on pixiv. Winners 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
(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, displayed at exhibitions, and other magazines or books. pixiv may adapt or minorly edit the work.
(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) pixiv Inc. will not be responsible for any charges contestants may incur during the submission of their entry.
(8) pixiv Inc. will use the contest information solely for the purpose of communicating with the contestants during the selection process. pixiv Inc. will protect individuals’ information according to their 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.

○ Eligible Participants
This contest is open to all registered pixiv users who have read and agreed to these terms and conditions.
* Entries from companies and multiple creators will not be accepted.
* Underage contestants should obtain parental consent before entering.

○ 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.

Tag: なっちゃんの夏休み

○ Disclaimer
(1) Contestants assume responsibility for their own submissions.
(2) pixiv Inc. will not be responsible for any disputes that may happen between the contestants and other users, regardless of the reason.
(3) pixiv Inc. reserves the right to suspend or terminate the contest in case pixiv Inc. deems it necessary for any reason, including system maintenance.
(4) pixiv 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, pixiv Inc. 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 us here.
(2) Please include your email address, nickname, inquiry, and the subject “About pixiv original project: "Nacchan's Summer Vacation" (Illustration and Manga categories)" 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 pixiv Inc. and the contestants.
1. Confirm your application
Entry conditions are different for each contest.
Make sure to read them carefully before planning your submission(s).
2. Create something along this theme
Draw any sort of illustration inspired to the fictional character Nacchan spending their summer vacation and post it on pixiv. Take a look at Nacchan's agenda and their plan over the 4 weeks of vacation to draw inspiration for any activity to depict them.

E.g.: Going to a summer festival, visiting their grandma back home, going to the beach, etc.
* When you post something, you might get a comment from Nacchan's mom!
Period of event:7/27/2020〜8/24/2020
Uploading format
You can post either an illustration, manga, or Ugoira.
There is no restriction on the size of the artwork for web submission.
* There are no restrictions on the number of artworks an applicant can submit. (However, please do not submit multiple postings of the same artwork)

Tag: なっちゃんの夏休み
3. Use the tag "なっちゃんの夏休み" on your illustration and post it!
Please check if your work meets the conditions required for application before uploading.
4. Applications complete!
Please wait till the judging is finished.
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