Welcome New Members:
This Deviant Art group is seeking artists and submissions from folks who self-publish comics, web comics, graphic novels, manga, comic related posters and custom merchandise.
All levels from Newbies to Masters are completely acceptable. Welcome and please read the rules below or read the complete Submission Guidelines for more information.
Basic Guidelines for Entries/Members:
1. We are an indie group for original titles and not a Marvel/DC fan comic or character group. No Spider-Man, Hulk or Superman fan art will be accepted.
2. Nudity, as in the artistic sense, is acceptable. Depiction of the human form is great - fat, skinny, sexy, etc. Pornography or hentai, as in explicit sexual imagery, intercourse and genital contact are not acceptable. This includes written or text file pornography as well. Also, no dongs.
3. A maximum of seven (7) entries a week are allowed from any member, or contributor, to Indie Graphic Novels.
4. No photographic work (portraits, photo-manipulations). unless it is of artist merchandise, will be accepted.
5. No icons will be approved for gallery folders.
6. "Trolling" aka the unwarranted harassment of members, guests or users will not be tolerated.
7. Theft of artists' work from this group, including false attribution, will not be tolerated. This will result in expulsion from this group and being reported to Deviant Art for potential account termination.
8. Violations of these simple rules will result in one (1) warning followed by a compulsory expulsion from this dA group.
9. Any member, or contributor, that commits a severe violation of one (1) of these rules such as posting multiple amounts of pornography or venomously disrespecting a member or user will face a mandatory expulsion. No exceptions. Violating Rule 9 also means being reported to Deviant Art and potential account termination.
10. No re-posting of any other artists original work unless you are or were on the art or writing team that generated the page or image. Theft or impersonation will be reported. Violating Rule 10 also means being reported to Deviant Art and potential account termination.
The complete Guidelines explain group submission criteria in greater depth.