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CDC 384 – Sirens – Prizes for Rossoftheyear and StarkillerX!

Rossoftheyear's original...

My take...

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Caption Contest #129

Ok guys, it's time for another caption contest. This week I want you to come up with the best replacement dialogue for this still:

Everyone can have a maximum of 3 entries, entries must be in by next Wednesday (Oct 24th) and All Entries Must Be PG-13

Countdown to Halloween!

Well, since this isn't a countdown to Con anymore, Halloween is the next best thing! Progress report below!

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CDC 384 – Sirens – Results!

Another week of  great entries, and my I say, it is really nice to see some newcomers entering the Thunderdome!

Runner up this week goes to Xinmodic for this beautiful piece.

Great colour and attention to detail...as always. Nice job!

And the win this week goes out to ...

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CDC #385 – Let Your Villain Flag Fly!

Your challenge this week is to visit the Supervillain Name and Title link posted below and come up with a truly evil version of your amazing self!

https://imgur.com/gallery/26dIgUO/comment/301062018

The winner this week will receive a HeroMachine rendering of a custom made hero to do battle with your villainous alter-ego.

Please follow the instructions below regarding the naming of entries.

You may enter up to three times.

Rules for posts, contests, and challenges: Original characters only, no copyrighted characters, no characters based on copyrighted characters, no characters based on RPG’s or other games. The characters must be your own design and not based on any character that might be copyrighted in any way. Please keep all submissions PG13: full or partial nudity is prohibited. I have the right to delete any post that I believe crosses this line without warning. Only post characters that have been created solely using Hero Machine, and that you know for certain have never been entered in a contest before. If you aren’t certain, don’t enter it, because I’m not going to go back through all of the contests and check.

All entries must be in JPG or PNG form (BMPs are too big), posted to a publicly accessible website (like the HeroMachine :,ImageShack, Deviant Art or whatever);Do not use Photobucket.

  • Entries must be made as a comment or comments to this post, containing a link directly to the image and the character name;
  • No copyrighted characters please – they will be deleted.
  • Please name your filesas [your name]-[character name].[file extension] before you upload it. So DiCicatriz, for instance, would save his “Bayou Belle” character image as DiCicatriz-BayouBelle.png.

Please make the link go directly to the image (like this) and not to a hosting jump page (like this).

This contest will close at noon Eastern on Sunday, October 21st.

CDC #383 – ARPD! – Prize for Worf!

Worf's Sky Wizard

My version...

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Caption Contest #128 Results

Last week I asked you guys to come up with the best replacement dialogue for this panel:

Unfortunately, I'm short on time again this week, so no top 5. Instead our winner this week is:

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CDC #383 – ARPD! – Results

This was a really tough group to judge. All of the entries are pretty awesome and not much separates the top four. So here it goes. Honourable mention goes to Legatus for Martin the Marvelman...

...nice colour combo and great highlighting work; and Wonderman by Kellkin...

Great masking work dude!

Runner up this week goes out to Brons for his female take on Sky Wizard...

The costume is really excellent!

And the win this week goes to ...

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CDC 384 – Sirens

In Greek mythology, the Sirens  were dangerous creatures, who lured nearby sailors with their enchanting music and singing voices to shipwreck on the rocky coast of their island.

Your CDC challenge this week is to design one of these alluring creatures using HM3.

The winner this week will receive a HeroMachine rendering of my take on their design.

Please follow the instructions below regarding the naming of entries.

You may enter up to three times.

Rules for posts, contests, and challenges: Original characters only, no copyrighted characters, no characters based on copyrighted characters, no characters based on RPG’s or other games. The characters must be your own design and not based on any character that might be copyrighted in any way. Please keep all submissions PG13: full or partial nudity is prohibited. I have the right to delete any post that I believe crosses this line without warning. Only post characters that have been created solely using Hero Machine, and that you know for certain have never been entered in a contest before. If you aren’t certain, don’t enter it, because I’m not going to go back through all of the contests and check.

All entries must be in JPG or PNG form (BMPs are too big), posted to a publicly accessible website (like the HeroMachine :,ImageShack, Deviant Art or whatever);Do not use Photobucket.

  • Entries must be made as a comment or comments to this post, containing a link directly to the image and the character name;
  • No copyrighted characters please – they will be deleted.
  • Please name your filesas [your name]-[character name].[file extension] before you upload it. So DiCicatriz, for instance, would save his “Bayou Belle” character image as DiCicatriz-BayouBelle.png.

Please make the link go directly to the image (like this) and not to a hosting jump page (like this).

This contest will close at 9:00 am Eastern on Sunday, October 14th.

Caption Contest #128

Ok guys, it's time for another caption contest. This week I want you to come up with the best replacement dialogue for this panel:

Everyone can have a maximum of 3 entries, entries must be in by next Wednesday (Oct 10th) and All Entries Must Be PG-13