After five days of hype, UDON Entertainment's big announcement has come. How many of you got it right? The big project is the Mega Man Tribute book. And in the vein of past Tribute books, UDON is looking for submissions from talented artists to be included in the tome. They are asking for artwork covering the series of Mega Man, Mega Man X, Mega Man Zero, Mega Man ZX and Mega Man Legends, in whatever style you fancy. You can find all the details about submitting your work at www.MegaManTribute.com. Better get cracking because all entries are due by January 31st. Mega Man Tribute's initial release will be as a hard cover, 300 page limited edition version at the 2011 San Diego Comic Con. With the sheer number of characters in the Mega Man series, UDON is promising this will be their most diverse and fully loaded art book yet!
Hit the break for the full press release.
BE A PART OF MEGA-HISTORY WITH MEGA MAN™ TRIBUTE!
UDON announces Mega Man™ Tribute art project
Toronto, ON – Dec 8, 2010 – Since his debut in 1987, Mega Man has remained a video game icon, having starred in more than 140 titles. In his 23 year history, the connection he’s made with pop culture at large has extended beyond games and into cartoons, toys, clothing, comics, and more. Now, Mega Man fans everywhere can become a part of that history with an all-new art book from UDON Entertainment - get ready for MEGA MAN™ TRIBUTE!
UDON is sending out a call to comic artists, video game artists, freelance illustrators, and fan artists all around the world to show us your artistic tribute to Mega Man! Give us your best artwork featuring the cast of Mega Man®, Mega Man® X, Mega Man® Zero, Mega Man® ZX, and Mega Man® Legends. All styles are welcome – anime, western comic style, cartoon, pixel-based, sculptures – whatever you can come up with as your tribute to the blue bomber!
The best pieces submitted will be included in Mega Man Tribute, which will premiere as a special 300-page limited-edition hardcover book at the 2011 San Diego Comic-Con. UDON’s past tribute books have had a huge artist turnout, with Street Fighter™ Tribute and Darkstalkers™ Tribute each receiving thousands of entries. As one of the most beloved characters in video game history, and with hundreds of characters to work with from across the Mega Man franchise, Mega Man Tribute is poised to be UDON’s most diverse and exciting art book yet!
Help make Capcom® history as part of the Mega Man Tribute art book and have your artwork showcased alongside top names in the industry! It’s time to show UDON and Capcom your unique vision of Mega Man!
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Related books available now: STREET FIGHTER TRIBUTE -ISBN: 978-1897376980 DARKSTALKERS TRIBUTE - ISBN: 978-1897376102