How to Participate

1. Download the template here or get a copy at the Sakura Booth for offline submission on the day of event.


Doodle with your imagination with our mascot Akari-chan & Gao-nyan in the theme “Magical Christmas”.

  • Do include Sakura Logo
  • Do include the word “Otakyun!”

For online submission, Send your completed doodle to contact@anigathering with Subject: “Doodle Art (YourName)” by 25 November 2018, 11:59 PM.

  • Please include your Name, IC no, Contact No & Email.
  • For offline submission, Pass to Sakura Booth latest by 02 December 2018, 01:00pm

Announcement of the winners will be made public during the event on 02 December 2018.


Suit up or dress glamorously and attend our prize giving ceremony on 02 December 2018.


  1. Anyone is eligible to join this contest.
  2. Only traditional methods are acceptable. Traditional artworks (e.g., color pencils, inks and paints) must be scanned in for submission.
  3. Submit your artwork within a size of 300dpi (21cm x 21cm) and 5MB. Use JPEG or PNG format only. (Minimum 21cm x 21cm, Maximum 5MB).
  4. Please submit the artwork in Landscape mode.
  5. NO profanity, 18+, gore, illegal, or NSFW artwork drawings. No illegible, incomplete, forged or altered entries will be accepted. The artwork may not be made commercially available, won any other prize/award nor previously submitted to any other contest. Violations of which will see entry be automatically disqualified.
  6. Participants may enter as many submissions as they like however duplicate entries are not allowed. Only one artwork per participant may be shortlisted.
  7. Winners will be required to attend Otakyun! 2018 for a prize giving ceremony on 02 December 2018 (Sunday). If you are unable to attend, kindly notify us via email to arrange for a representative.
  8. Anime Gathering, Kendylife and Sakura Malaysia reserves the right to use submitted entries for promotional purposes.
  9. Anime Gathering reserves the rights to REJECT entries that violate any of the rules mentioned above.
  10. Anime Gathering, Kendylife and Sakura Malaysia’s decisions are final on all matters relating to the contest.
  11. By participating in this contest, each participant accepts the conditions stated in the rules and agrees to be bound by the decisions of Anime Gathering management.