Category Archives: Challenges

Caption Contest #110

Ok guys, the Caption Contests are now back from their winter break (a little bit later than I wanted but life happens sometimes). Anyway, we're still continuing with the Pokemon Sun and Moon anime captions and this week I want you guys to come up with the best caption you can for this here picture:

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

CDC #348– Ice Ice Baby

So it is January in Canada, and this seemed like a wildly appropriate topic for a CDC. Your challenge this week is to follow the link below to a list of public domain superheroes with ice powers and re-imagine one of them for 2018

http://pdsh.wikia.com/wiki/Category:Ice_Power_Characters

Enter a often as you like!

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;
  • The image must be new and designed specifically for the Pop Quiz;
  • 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 9am Eastern on Sunday January 21st.

CDC #347– In Memorium – Results

Well I thought this challenge was a bust until a last minute flood of entries. Thanks to everyone who came out to honour Cliff. I am sure he would be tickled.

Honourable mentions this week go to Melmo44 and rossoftheyear. Melmo gave us a satyr enjoying his leisure time, and Ross created a satyr guaranteed to put a smile on your face,

This week's runner up is AMS for this stunning work; the background is a mastrerpiece.

And the win this week goes to...

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Caption Contest #109 Results

Sorry I'm a bit late judging this weeks contest guys, I've been doing late shifts at work and my schedule is all out of whack. Shouldn't be a problem after the new year, it's just Christmas, not much I can do.

Either way, last week I gave you guys the challenge of coming up with the best possible caption for this anime still:

And your top 5 are:

Drinkfluid: It was all fun and games, until the wind changed.

dope meshter: That moment you realised Pikachu can talk.

Treasure Hunter: The normal response to the latest Team Rocket swimsuit calender.

Treasure Hunter: They said Net Neutrality would slow down certain content, but the episode has been stuck in this frame for the last hour…

HerrD: Try as the might, the new pop band just couldn't hit the same note and the same time.

But there can only be one winner and that winner is:

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Caption Contest #109

Ok guys, time for another caption contest, where you have to come with the funniest caption for a random panel of my choosing. Once again we're doing the Pokemon anime and this week you have to come up with the best caption you possibly can for this still:

Everyone can have a maximum of 3 entries, entries must be in by next Wednesday (Dec 20th) and All Entries Must Be PG-13

Caption Contest #108 Result

Ok guys, last week I asked you to come up with the best caption you could for this anime still:

And here's our top 5:

Rekulhs Nathe: Everyone's Reaction To Pokemon Switch!

Chris Hill: The aftermath of using a spoonful of Buckley'scough medicine

Herr D: On hearing the vote for net neutrality wasn't going well...

punkjay: Pikachu, how many times have I told you to stay out of my Ritalin!

Treasure Hunter: "Lick the Vileplume" they said. "It'll be fun..."

But there can only be one winner, and it was a close call but in the end I had to go with...

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Caption Contest #108

Ok guys, time for another caption contest, where you have to come with the funniest caption for a random panel of my choosing. As I'm quite into playing the new Pokemon games at the moment, the next few weeks are going to involve stills from the Pokemon anime (which has some very captionable faces to work with). This week you have to come up with the best caption you possibly can for this still:

Everyone can have a maximum of 3 entries, entries must be in by next Wednesday (Dec 6th) and All Entries Must Be PG-13.

Character Design Challenge #346– The International Legion for Justice: The Villains – Part 2.

Fire Bird was one of Japan’s deadliest weapons during WWII. She was born in 1890 with a horrifying mutation. Fire Bird  -火鳥- sprouts wings of fire and can cause destruction on a massive scale. Faster in flight than any plane at the time, she became legendary for her victories over the allied forces

Your challenge this week is to design Fire Bird.

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 :,ImageShackPhotoBucket, or whatever);

  • Entries must be made as a comment or comments to this post, containing a link directly to the image and the character name;
  • 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 on Sunday, December 3rd at 9:00am Eastern.

This will be the last CDC of 2017.  They will resume on January 7, 2018

 

 

Character Design Challenge #346– The International Legion for Justice: The Villains. – Results

The win this week goes to AMS for this very cool entry.

The costume, the face, and the lean body all combine for a very memorable character. Well done you!

Caption Contest #107 Results

Ok guys, last week I asked you all to come up with the best caption for this picture:

And in keeping with tradition, here are your Top 5:

Drinkfluid: This wasn't in my contract...

HerrD: Billy’s superpower of fitting in didn’t ALWAYS get him what he wanted...

TreasureHunter: Worst scratch & sniff book ever.

Madison: Do these outfits make our butts look big?

Calvary Red: Still the manliest anime ever.

But, again in keeping with tradition, there can only be one winner. And that winner is....

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