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"What is an OCT? An OCT, or 'original comic tournament'/'original character tournament' is a sort of contest in which an artist enters a character.
That character is paired off against another artist's character, and the artists have a set amount of time to draw a comic that fits the overall theme of the OCT.
At the end of the deadline, those comics are (usually) judged on their creativity, technical skill, storytelling, and entertainment.. Each artist is given constructive feedback that will help them improve, and the stronger of the two entries will move onto the next round.
OCTs were originally started on DeviantArt as a way to help up-and-coming comic artists stay sharp and improve themselves. De