Nyfter X DoKomi Drawing Contest

In cooperation with Nyfter we are organizing a special drawing competition with great prizes!

Nyfter is looking for a new design for their gaming mousepad series. The winning image will not only be chosen as the new mousepad design, but will also receive the following prizes:

  • 1,000€ prize money
  • 2x DoKomi 2024 3-day pass
  • Optional: A guaranteed artist booth confirmation for DoKomi 2025

What do you have to do?

Send your entry to wettbewerb@dokomi.de with the subject "DoKomi x Nyfter Contest". Please also include your artist name (if available) and a link to your social media artist gallery as a reference in the email.

[Important!] The submitted motif must be related to anime & Japan. Fanart and integration of other copyrighted elements as well as the use of generative AI are not allowed.

(Important!) Post your entries on social media under the hashtag #DoKomixNyfter2024 so we can share them :)

**(!) The submission period ends on 14 April 2024, 23:59 o`clock.

So grab your pencils, get set, GO!

Design rules

To be considered for the competition, the following rules must be adhered to by all entries:

  • Drawing size: 900mm (width) x 500mm (height)
  • 2cm clearance to all sides for section. Accordingly, this area should not contain any text or elements that must not be cut off.
  • Resolution: at least 300dpi
  • Color space: CYMK
  • File format: PSD & PNG
  • No generative AI may be used!
  • No copyrighted content may appear in the drawing.
  • Theme: In keeping with the DoKomi motto, the drawings should be thematically related to anime or Japan. The participants are free to use the existing DoKomi mascots.


  • Consider a suitable place in the drawing where Nyfter can place their logo. At this point it should be avoided placing important picture elements. See examples on the Nyfter website:


Detailed conditions of participation:

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