The 13th Silent Manga Audition


Tuesday, 26 November 2019

31 January 2020

Who may enter
The competition is open to anyone.

The SILENT MANGA AUDITION® is an international manga competition hosted by manga Japanese publisher COAMIX Inc.

The aim of the Silent Manga Audition is to demonstrate your ability to tell a simple story through a visual narrative. Silent Manga is a story told entirely through illustration, without the use of dialogue

The theme of this edition is “Together for Peace”. You should express the contest theme through a wordless story.

Your manga must not exceed 31 pages.

Black and white works are recommended.

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

The winner of the UNESCO Award will receive an all expenses paid trip to Bangkok, where they will be presented with their UNESCO Award certificate during the opening of the “SMA13-UNESCO Round” Manga Exhibition at the Bangkok Art and Culture Centre.

Competition website
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