Lovely Muco, the manga by Takayuki Mizushina about the world's most photogenic Shiba Inu dog, is celebrating the release of its 10th compiled volume as well as the Muco Photo Book with an online contest that encourages contestants to submit their best dog photos. Hit the jump to learn more.
Is this the cutest Buddhist altar you've ever seen? Altar manufacturer Kadoi Butsugen hopes so -- they've chosen her out of more than 50 entries to be the face of their products. Find out more about the contest and the company after the jump!
Square Enix's Gangan Online web magazine is teaming up with Kiri Wazaya's manga and TV anime, The Morose Mononokean, in a contest that asks contestants to submit their own original yokai creations. Hit the jump to learn more.
Publishing giant Kadokawa is teaming up with Kakuyomu, a Japanese web-site where people can publish original written works, to sponsor the "Shōnen Ace x Kakuyomu Manga Original Fiction Contest". Hit the jump to learn more.
Four josei manga magazines published by Kodansha (Kiss, Be-Love, Hatsu Kiss, and ITAN) are sponsoring a contest looking for new talent in the realm of josei manga. Hit the jump to learn more.
Shogakukan's Weekly Shōnen Sunday manga magazine is beginning its 2nd "bring-your-own manga" contest in October, in which aspiring manga artists both amateur and professional can pitch their comics directly to the magazine's editorial board. Hit the jump to learn more.
Bandai is sponsoring the inaugural "Gundam Posing" contest aimed at children ages 8 to 15. Hit the jump to learn more.
In a unique cross-promotional event, Niconico is sponsoring a "spot the differences" contest challenging viewers to spot 5 alterations in the theatrical release vs. the Niconico broadcast version of the upcoming Ao Oni ver.2.0 horror film for a chance to win unique prizes. Hit the jump to learn more.
The new Pokémon movie hits Japanese theaters in July, and in anticipation of its release there's a new contest called the "Hoopa Takes the Field!" Quiz that features a total of 600 brain-busting Pokémon trivia questions and the chance to win some cool prizes. Hit the jump to learn more.
The entry process for the "Shone Jump Plus x Animax Anime Scenario Award" contest is now closed, and now the waiting process begins as 1758 hopeful applicants eagerly await the announcement of the winner in August of 2015. Hit the jump to learn more.
Viz Media has joined forces with apparel brand WeLoveFine for a design contest of epic proportions where fans like YOU have the chance to help create officially licensed Naurto Shippuden T-shirts! Read on for details and how to enter! UPDATED with sample images!