Encouraging gamers to get inventive is all the time a enjoyable method to interact with a sport’s neighborhood. And, from the wide-eyed anime-inspired characters, to their numerous collectable costumes, King’s Raid is a dream for fan artists. Put two and two collectively…
Earlier this 12 months, King’s Raid developer Vespa teamed up with on-line artwork neighborhood Pixiv to launch an thrilling competitors for followers of the favored cellular RPG. The submission guidelines have been easy: draw an illustration specializing in the heroes of King’s Raid, and enter it by 26th March. The potential reward? The admiration of gamers the world over, Vespa’s royal seal of approval – oh, and a formidable prize pool of 5 million yen (round £37,000).
There have been a complete of 1,061 vibrant submissions, that includes heroes placing all kinds of dynamic poses and imagined in all method of eventualities – from seaside events to wedding ceremony ceremonies. The usual was excessive, which should’ve meant a variety of backroom squabbles and hard selections for the judges.
There might solely be one important winner, although. That accolade went to artist Ren Tian for his or her work “Reminiscence Fragment”, starring Jane in all her undead, purple-haired glory. Second prize went to 2 artists: ‘Meling’ for his or her depiction of Shea, and ‘Chibi Vanille’ for “A brand new bride’s dream”. 54 entrants in complete acquired prizes for his or her creative efforts. However maybe most enjoyable of all – Vespa has plans to make use of the submitted work in exhibitions and fan merchandise.
You’ll be able to flick thru all of the submissions inside the sport itself – merely log in or obtain King’s Raid from the App Retailer or Google Play. Alternatively, you possibly can check out the artwork on the primary competitors web page: https://www.pixiv.internet/contest/kingsraid