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Winners receive Scorn prize package, and be displayed at Paradise Comicon in Toronto! 

TORONTO, ONTARIO (April 30, 2007) -- Septagon Studios, Inc. announces the June 2007 Paradise Comicon “SHOW YOUR STUFF” Contest, offering creators a chance to have their artwork displayed and viewed by comic book fans and professionals at the best comic show in Toronto!

Septagon Studios is anxiously awaiting your best cover illustrations or sequential. We want to bring artwork of various styles to the largest celebration of comics in Toronto: the Paradise Comicon on June 8-10 at Exhibition Place.

We will be selecting four cover illustrations and four sequential images to be displayed in our portfolio as upcoming talent from within the comic book industry. To enter the contest, simply register at http://forums.septagonstudios.com and post your artwork in the specific threads and forums.

“Septagon Studios wants to be a vehicle for artists and creators to get their work exposed,” said Nick Defina, president and C.E.O. of Septagon Studios, Inc. “We understand how competitive the industry has become; we are here to share that same spotlight as those many artists, and creators who have a passion for art and comic books. Not only is this your chance to showcase your work, it also is an opportunity to show your potential your imagination, and your creativity.”

Creators should read the guidelines before submitting samples. All entries will be based on creativity, originality, and freedom of expression. We encourage all applicants to use their full potential. Feel free to use any type of media to create your artwork – there are no restrictions. A complete list of guidelines can be found at http://forums.septagonstudios.com/viewtopic.php?t=361.

The deadline for submissions is May 25 at midnight EST.

Winners will be chosen one week prior to the event, and two grand prize winners will receive the following:

- Scorn #1.
- Limited Edition Lithograph.
- Artwork displayed first in its category within the portfolio (Covers/Sequentials).
- Artwork displayed on Septagon Studios Web site.
- Press release and media exposure announcing the winners.

- Artwork displayed exclusively on the Septagon Studios Web site.
- Artwork displayed randomly in its category within the portfolio for the Comicon. (Covers/Sequentials)

The Paradise Comicon is Toronto’s largest convention that focuses only on comics and sequential art, and has been selected year-after-year by fans and professionals as the best Toronto comic convention! For more details on this year’s Paradise Comicon, visit them online at http://www.torontocomicon.com!

For more information on Septagon Studios, visit their Web site at http://www.septagonstudios.com – and watch your local comic shops for exciting titles to be released soon!

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Imagination. Creativity. Unleashed. For Readers. For Creators. For Everyone.

Septagon Studios, Inc. is a publishing company founded in early 2003 by company President and C.E.O Nicola Defina with his two cousins, Philip Defina (Vice President and Art Director) and Domenic Defina (Art Consultant). Septagon Studios has carefully positioned itself to occupy a historic place in the industry, and combining comic book publishing with creator services is just the start.

Visit Septagon Studios, Inc. online at http://www.septagonstudios.com.