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Silent Manga Audition 2024


Posted on 25 August 2023

4 December 2023

Who may enter
The competition is open to anyone.

Short description
The SILENT MANGA AUDITION® is an international competition organized by COAMIX Inc., a manga publisher based in Tokyo, Japan.

Silent Manga is a story told entirely through illustration, without the use of dialogue

The theme of this edition is “Memorable Smile”. Tell your story through images alone.

People can have many different kinds of smiles: happy, amused, sad, confused, embarrassed, threatening…What memorable smiles will you show in your SMA20 entry?

Number of pages: 5 – 17. Reading order from the right to left, monochrome only.

Entry fee
The competition is free to enter.

• Grand Prix: ¥500,000
• Grand Prix Runner-Up: ¥300,000
• Excellence Award: ¥100,000
• Exellence Runner-Up: ¥30,000
• Honourable Mention: ¥10,000

Competition website
For further information visit the official competition website.