Update 1-5-2020: The primary selection has been revealed by Creatures. 50 works have been carefully selected. There were a total of 4050 entries submitted during this contest. We wish the illustrators good luck! Some beautiful work has been submitted!
For the names of the illustrators, please visit the official page here.
A second Pokémon Card Game Illustration Grand Prix has been announced, in follow up to the first Illustration Grand Prix earlier this year. The theme will be “Cool moments of Pokemon”. Last year Gardevoir won and was given as a free Pokémon Center promo.
The scenes will be: Scenery of the forest / Or the city.
You can choose 1 Pokémon out of these 8 Pokémon:
The application period will be during December 9, 2019 - March 31, 2020. This competition is for Japanese residents only, and the winners will be revealed in June 2020. Most likely during the Japan Championships 2020 livestream.
If you reside in Japan, and think you can win this contest, you can apply here:
Grand Prize: 1 prize 300,000 yen + award-winning work presented as a card
2D illustration excellence award: 1 prize 100,000 yen
3D illustration excellence award: 1 prize 100,000 yen
Judge Prize: 5 prize 50,000 yen