Youmacon 2016 Fan Art Theater Competition (AMV Contest) Now Accepting Entries!


It’s that time of the year again. Time to dust off those source DVDs, BluRay’s, and CDs and blend them together in your favorite NLE (Non-Linear Editor) in order to make an AMV to submit to Youmacon! Going on our 12th year The Fan Art Theater Competition at Youmacon is a yearly celebration of AMVs and other fan created videos as editors from around the world submit their works for chances at awesome prizes, unique awards, and of course the chance to have their videos played on the big screen in front of an audience at the convention itself. If you’re or someone you know makes AMVs or other kinds of fan created content (we accept all forms of footage, not just anime) then click the image above or forward this post on! We LOVE getting TONS of videos and can’t wait to see what ya’ll send us this year!


Below is some basic information related to the competition, however for a more complete list of info, rules, and the most up-to-date updates please be sure to check the competition website linked via the image above!


Important Contest Info

The winners can be found here: Posted once winners are selected

Entries Due: October 7th, 2016 (Web Upload), September 28th, 2016 (FTP upload), September 28th, 2016 (Snail-mail)

Contest Database:

Contest Info Page (includes PDF & HTML formatted rules): Forum Thread for updates/questions/ext. –


About Nate

Nate is the the Fan Art Theater Department Head and our fearless leader. He also runs his own Youtube Channel as the Old School Otaku reviewing anime and talking about his experiences with older anime. Nate also makes AMVs as well!

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