Updated: Jun 25, 2021
The Otaku ME Modelers Cup 2021: Online edition is open to all hobby enthusiasts and fans worldwide!
Meet and learn from modelers as we share epic creations of Gunpla and Scale Models for the competition.
Please read through the rules and regulations downloadable at: https://www.otakume.com/blog/ome-mc2021/
Each entrant may submit up to two (2) entry for each category (Open and OOTB).
Intended for seasoned experts with experience in global competitions or modelers willing to take on the ultimate challenge. Any creativity is welcome in this category.
𝗢𝘂𝘁 𝗢𝗳 𝗧𝗵𝗲 𝗕𝗼𝘅 (𝗢𝗢𝗧𝗕)
Intended for builders that just wants to paint or custom paint their gunpla and leave them OOTB (out of the box) without modifications. All Entries are required to be painted. We encourage expert builders to join the higher-level category or open course.
SCALE MODEL CATEGORIES
Enter up to two (2) model kit entry PER CATEGORY for the event.
𝗠𝗶𝗹𝗶𝘁𝗮𝗿𝘆: Armor, Tanks, Artillery and any Military land transport or support vehicles.
𝗔𝗶𝗿𝗰𝗿𝗮𝗳𝘁𝘀 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝗛𝗲𝗹𝗶𝗰𝗼𝗽𝘁𝗲𝗿𝘀: Fighters, Interceptors, Bombers and transports and air support Aircraft.
𝗖𝗮𝗿𝘀, 𝗖𝗶𝘃𝗶𝗹𝗶𝗮𝗻 𝗩𝗲𝗵𝗶𝗰𝗹𝗲𝘀 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝗘𝗾𝘂𝗶𝗽𝗺𝗲𝗻𝘁: Cars, Racers, Trucks and other various industrial equipment models.
𝗦𝗵𝗶𝗽𝘀 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝗦𝘂𝗯𝗺𝗮𝗿𝗶𝗻𝗲𝘀: Boats of all sizes, such as Cruisers, Battleships, Destroyers, Aircraft Carriers and all other water or underwater sea-born vessels.
𝗙𝗶𝗴𝘂𝗿𝗲𝘀: All types of figures from Military, Aircraft, Cars, or Ship crew models.
𝗦𝗰𝗶𝗲𝗻𝗰𝗲 𝗙𝗶𝗰𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝗙𝗮𝗻𝘁𝗮𝘀𝘆: Anything fictitious or out of the real world elements that are not covered by any of the real world categories including various vehicles, equipment or figures.
𝗗𝗶𝗼𝗿𝗮𝗺𝗮𝘀: Must portray a scene or story that supports the model. (Open to all types of models from the other categories).
HOW TO ENTER
Participants are required to prepare W.I.P. (Work in Progress) log photos along with the Otaku ME Modelers Cup 2021 – Online Edition W.I.P logo as documentation or proof of build to be submitted in the event the Otaku ME officials or judges require further entry details. (WIP Logo Download)
Required W.I.P. photo log with logo 1. Photo of the base kit or Entry. 2. Photo of the completed entry unpainted / unprimed.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Otaku ME Modelers Cup 2021 this year will be exclusively through online platforms due to the current situation.
Otaku ME will thoroughly cover the event through social media platforms together with our partners and shall reserve the rights to use the submitted entries for Otaku ME related campaigns in publications, reports, media and social media.
The Otaku ME Modelers Cup 2021: Online edition is open to all hobby enthusiasts and fans worldwide. With the main goal to highlight works of builders or modelers from around the world. The competition also aims to restart activities in the competition circuit.
Registration and submission of entries is only valid through Otaku ME portal or page. Submitted entries must be personally built by entrant Proof that participant built their entries maybe requested. Failure to comply may result to entry omission or disqualification.
All submitted entries must comply with the laws and regulations of the United Arab Emirates including but not limited to being free from derogatory, defamatory, culturally insensitive symbols and messaging.
In addition, participants should properly credit IP’s, awareness and sensitivity to intellectual property or copyright laws. Otaku ME is not liable in any intellectual property or copyright claims.
Builds or any works entered in previous competitions are not eligible for the Otaku ME Modelers Cup 2021 - Online Edition.
Participants and submitted entries should comply with the rules and regulations as per the categories they are joining.
Otaku ME reserves the right to disqualify an entry that does not comply with the above terms and conditions or rules and regulations for the Otaku ME Modelers Cup 2021: Online Edition.