PILOT Manga Presents: MARCH TEST FLIGHT RULES

FEBRUARY TEST FLIGHT HAS ENDED and it was one of our BEST EVER!

Did you watch it? Do it here!

Thanks to the RULES THAT FEATURED THREE GENRES-- we received some of the most unique, INTERESTING ORIGINAL MANGA WEBCOMICS to EVER appear within PILOT Manga.

KUDOS to WINNER Daryl Bastian and Fong Fu Master (not his real name) for their fantastic new artist talent submission 

MARCH TEST FLIGHT RULES!

SUBMISSIONS must have a DIVERSE LEAD PROTAGONIST.

  • Female

  • LGBT

  • Nationality OTHER than Japanese, American

  • Body diverse (tall, short, skinny)

Tell your story across ten pages of story and art OR just story if you are submitting solely as a writer. The concepts and characters MUST BE YOUR ORIGINAL WORK.

(yes-- if your work is not within these genres-you may STILL submit but preference and time will be given to those entries which are within the three chosen genres).

Submissions must include the following:

  • Complete 10-pg story with a beginning, middle and end.

    • DO NOT present a story that does not provide more information on your manga webcomic's overall storyline. 

  • A cover for your VOL. 1 -- assume 

  • An AD (i.e. banner ad or full page ad) that features your series complete with a strong marketing phrase that helps to sell the idea of your series.

    • For writers-- please describe the ad in detail (including size dimensions) and advise where you would advertise your work and why (be realistic with your options).

  • Conduct a 4 question interview with yourself that asks/ answers following (choose from the following questions):

    • How quickly can you produce a page of content - drawn, inked and lettered?

    • What is your PITCH?

    • Why will your comic succeed vs. the other many webcomics on the market?

    • Which of MyFutprint's magazines best reflect your series (i.e. Saturday AM, Saturday PLUS or Afternoon Web-X)?

    • What series (i.e. manga, anime or Western comic book) most influenced your work?

    • What videogame-style would a LIKELY game based on your manga look like (16-bit? 3D fighter? RPG? etc)

    • What do you need to improve upon to have your manga webcomic be the best version of your vision?

    • What actor would play your character in a LIVE ACTION HOLLYWOOD movie?

While you cannot be disqualified -- the only prizes will be given out to those who FOLLOW ALL OF THE RULES.

UPLOAD RULES

1. Create a FREE Dropbox account

2. Create a folder called TEST FLIGHT FEBRUARY YOUR NAME (i.e. Kyrie, Bobby, Bub--whatever your name is)

3. Upload your pages (i.e. written, comic or text) ONE BY ONE into the folder (we will not unzip your files).

4. SHARE the folder (not files and not folderS) to info@saturday-am.com

5. Entries must be received by Wednesday March 10th at 11:59pm EST

 

There WILL be a prize: a new subscription to Saturday AM -- in the event of an outright winner--so follow the rules and spend time on your work.