ABOUT THE FANWARS COMPETITION

Do you have what it takes to compete with the best at FanWars 2018?
We are searching for aspiring writers, artists and creators to compete in a 6 month competition that will bring you international exposure, practical experience and job opportunities.
The deadline for entries is January 1, 2018, with competitors being announced on January 25, 2018. For additional information and submission guidelines click here.

 

EVERYONE’S A WINNER WITH FANWARS

Join FanWars Now and Advance Your Career!!!

All applicants will have their work posted online over the course of the 2018 year

All applicants and competitors will build contacts and learn how your future bosses think as you receive professional feedback.

All competitors will have their work presented on the FanWars website, on social media and at the Semi-Finals and Finale.

Additionally, competitors will be able to sell their product on the FanWars gallery page as well as onsite at the Semi-finals and the Finale.

Job opportunities, internships and more will be available to competitors as their work is presented to desirable local companies looking for fresh talent.

This experience will boost credibility, market share and morale. Competitors work will be viewed and judged by potential hiring companies, helping you to hone your skills, focus your work and clarify your craft.

 

WHAT TO EXPECT
FanWars celebrates and nurtures outstanding work in the comic, film and TV industries.
FanWars aims to cultivate new talent, ensuring the next generation of creatives gets off to a flying start.
Competing in FanWars puts your work on the path to the brightest of creative futures with the ultimate industry leg-up. Giving you opportunity to be recognized – not just the winners
What are the different elements of theFanWars?

STEP 1
Until December 31st, 2017
Directly from our website, artists will transmit an excerpt of their work to us (trailer, articles, drawing, image, photography, video,) along with an application and $25 fee.

STEP 2
On or before January 25th, 2018

Accepted competitors will be notified and pay the $500 competition fee. Accepted competitors work will be posted on online gallery for sale.

STEP 3
From March 1st, 2018 to May 31st, 2018
Always from our website, the global public will participate by voting on works’ excerpts.

STEP 4
From June 1st, 2018 to Aug 30th, 2018
Executives from select, hiring companies will participate by voting on works.

STEP 5
July 6&7 Artists, public and executives will attend the Semi-Finals Gala in Kitchener

STEP 6
The final from August 30 – Sept 2, 2018
In Toronto, ON, executives, fans, public, visitors and online public, will celebrate the winners at the Grand Finale