After receiving all entries, I, and my panel of judges, have decided the three winners. They are as follows:Judge's Choice Award
The Judge's Choice Award was decided by a panel of three judges, who each chose their three favorite pieces out of the twelve entrants. The piece with the best average score between the three judges was the winner. The judges were comprised of:Torrie
: Digital artist and long-time contributor to Dank Midori. She reads the comic before anyone else, proofreads, and gives feedback. You can follow her on Instagram here: www.instagram.com/albavulpes/Russell
: Photographer and friend of the comic. He has given me feedback on my comics for many years. You can find his photography on Facebook here: [link]Jeff
: Twitch streamer, Developer. and friend of the comic. DM's the Dungeons & Dragons livestream show "Orks and Dorks" on Twitch (of which I'm also on as a player). You can catch it here: www.twitch.tv/death7720/videos…
After much deliberation, they chose
's comic "Dank Midori 4koma"
as the winner. You can view it here:
Honorable mentions that the judge's enjoyed were Okay-Google's "The Dankest One," TheRejectedCulb's "Dank Midori," AlPatz's "Stoned," and aunt-grandma's "it's not weed, it's oregano." [All are linked at the bottom of the page]
TheCittiverse's Choice Award
TheCittiverse's Choice Award was decided by the author of the comic, TheCittiverse. I reviewed the remaining eleven entries and assigned a score based on rendering ability, creativity, references to the comic, and humor.
While it was a close battle, the winner was
's "The Dankest One."
You can view it here:
The Random Draw Award
The final award was decided by random draw. The remaining ten pieces were assigned a number and put into Random.org. Whichever number was generated was the winning piece.
The piece that was picked was Sundaes At Osanas
' "Happy 100th Comic Midori,"
our sole Tumblr entrant. You can view it here: sundaes-at-osanas.tumblr.com/p…
I want to thank everybody who participated in the contest! You all did a wonderful job and I appreciate your support for the comic! Maybe I'll have another one of these contests int he future.
Congratulations to the winners. They have all been contacted about the details of their prizes. Below are links to all of the other entrants so you can see the wonderful work they did!