The Philippine Toys, Hobbies and Collectibles Convention or TOYCON is a highly-anticipated annual event which celebrates the diversity of collecting as a hobby

which is highlighted by the launch of upcoming blockbuster movies, the latest games and gadgets, awesome advances in animation, comics, anime and manga

and the sensation of the latest releases in toys and collectibles. It is a gathering of collectors, cosplay enthusiasts, gamers, artists and musicians

all bonded by a common passion. It is simply put the biggest pop culture event in the country.

See you this June 30-July 2, 2017 at the SMX CONVENTION CENTER HALLS 1-4, SM MALL OF ASIA, Manila, Philippines

Friday, May 25, 2012

Cosplay Contest @ 11th Philippine Toy Con 2012


Here are the rules and guidelines for this year's COSPLAY Contest at 11th Philippine ToyCon 2012.

(Day 2 Contest - June 16)
Individual Cosplay Rules and Guidelines


(Day 3 Contest - June 17)


(Day 3 Contest - June 17)

PLEASE READ THESE GUIDELINES
General Security Reminder

Baggage Counter Guidelines

"The Dark Knight Rises" Character Art Contest



"The Dark Knight Rises" Character Art Contest

It can be a a group or individual characters.

It can be in a pose, action or in a scene.

Artworks should be in paper or bristol board with size of 11X17, mounted on a 1/4 black illustration board.

Your art can be in colored, pencils, inked  or digitally colored. Traditional art and digital art are allowed.

One entry per individual.

Bring your entry on June 16, 2012 at Megatrade Hall 2, SM Megamall
Announcement of winner is on June 16 at 7pm


Criteria for Judging

Creativity - 30%
Storytelling - 20%
Presentation - 20%
Originality - 20%
Audience Impact - 10%


Include a label below your artwork containing:


Artwork Title: 
Artists name:
School/Org/Company:
website:

and submit a printed form containing the ff:

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Collectibles Unlimited
presents
"The Dark Knight Rises" Character Art Contest at the
The 11th Philippine Toys, Hobbies and Collectibles Convention 2012
June 15-17, 2012 Megatrade Hall 1-2-3, SM Megamall

http://www.toyconph.com
toyconph@gmail.com

Artwork title:
Artists name:
School/org/ company:
website:

contact number:
email address:

for questions and inquiries of the contest, you can email us at toyconph@gmail.com

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7th Philippine Fan Film Contest 2012

Yotsuba the Explorer (2011 winner)directed and filmed by Mario Sandico

1. Create a fan film inspired by any existing local or international titles of anime,comics,games, novels, fantasy-scifi, or tv-movie.

Fan film can be in any style of comedy, action, parody and spoof, or in movie trailer style,
commercial or movie. Live action, Cosplay and animation are accepted.

For this year, we are no longer accept Music videos and mash ups.


We will accept One entry only per participant.

3. Running time of each entry should not exceed 15 minutes. End credits are not included in the running time.

4. Language can be in English or Filipino, if your film will be in other foreign language, english
subtitles are required.

5. Videos should be submitted in VCD or DVD video format only.

6. Submit your entries on  June 15 or 16, 2012 at Megatrade Hall 2. Screening of the films will be on June 16 and 17. Announcement of Winners will be on June 17 at 7pm.

Organizers have the right to reject  entries that are obscene, offensive and didn't meet the theme requirements


7. Include a printed form that contains the following:


Criteria for Judging
Technical – 33%
Creative / Aesthetics – 50%
Fan / Audience Impact – 17%
Total : 100%


Prize: TBA



for other info and inquiry please email :

Email (Subject: ToyCon Fan Film Contest): azrael@gmail.com





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Collectibles Unlimited
presents
7th Philippine Fan Film Contest 2012 at the
The 11th Philippine Toys, Hobbies and Collectibles Convention 2012
June 15-17, 2012 Megatrade Hall 1-2-3, SM Megamall

http://www.toyconph.com
toyconph@gmail.com

Fan film title:________________________________________________

Brief synopsis :______________________________________________________________

__________________________________________________________________________

_________________________________________________________________________

Inspired from:________________________________________

Director:____________________________________________

Production group name:________________________________

Screenplay by:__________________________________________

Music by:______________________________________________

Edited by:_____________________________________________

Animation by:___________________________________________

Cinematography by:______________________________________

Main cast:____________________________________________________________________________

_____________________________________________________________________________

running time:_____________

video format:_____________

place of production:_______________________________

year of production:_________________________________

name:______________________________________

address: ________________________________________________________

contact number: ________________________________________

email: _____________________________________

Do you authorize Collectibles Unlmited :

to show your work on TV: YES_________ NO___________

to show your work on the internet : YES_________ NO___________

to show your work on other convention,festival and event: YES_________ NO___________

Agreement to authorize Collectibles Unlimited

Name:________________________________________

Signature:_________________________________________

Contact and Email: _________________________

Date: _______________________________

all entries must be sealed in a brown envelope.

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COSPLAY CLICKS YEAR 5– Cosplay Photography contest 2012



here's a sample using Morefunmaker

Theme of the year: "Cosplay in ToyCon Ph , More fun in the Philippines" meme

1. Contest is open to all.

2. Take a photo of your Cosplay model in line with the theme of the year.
Participant can use a photo taken for this year 2012 only.
Add the "Cosplay in ToyCon Ph, More fun in the Philippines" meme watermark

you can use the Morefunmaker.com

Or Download the "Harabara" font and edit it yourself using Photoshop. You can download the font here athttp://abuggedlife.com/2012/01/07/how-to-make-your-own-its-more-fun-in-the-philippines-meme/

3. One entry only per participant only

4. Entries can be shot in digital or film. Colored or black and white are accepted.

** We do not allow any Digital Manipulation, enhancement and adding digital backgrounds and other elements. But we allow global image adjustments only.

5. Entries must be printed in 8R photo paper and mounted on a black illustration board.
Include a label size 2 X 5.5" , printed in a white paper and paste it below your photo artwork that contains:

Photo entry title:
Photograph by:
Cosplay Model Name:

6. Entries that contains malicious elements are not accepted.

7. Bring your entry on June 17, 2012 at the venue from 10am-3pm.
and fill up and submit the form below

Winners will be announced on June 17, 2012 at around 7pm.

Criteria for Judging 
Creativity - 30%
Storytelling - 20%
Presentation - 20%
Natural effects - 20%
Wow Factor - 10%


Prize: TBA
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Collectibles Unlimited
presents
COSPLAY CLICKS YEAR 5– Cosplay Photography contest 2012 at the
The 11th Philippine Toys, Hobbies and Collectibles Convention 2012
June 15-17, 2012 Megatrade Hall 1-2-3, SM Megamall

http://www.toyconph.com
toyconph@gmail.com

Entry No. ________________(to be filled by the committee)

Entry title:_________________________

Full Name:__________________________________________________

Age: ___________ Gender: ______________

Contact No.__________________________________________________

Email:__________________________________________________

for questions and inquiries of the contest, you can email us at toyconph@gmail.com


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TOY CLICKS YEAR 6 – Toy Photography contest 2012


Wolverine...The Last Stand

Toycon 2008 - 1st Prize Toyclicks Photo Contest

by Ryder Aquino



1. Contest is open to all.

2. Create your own photo diorama involving any toys, dolls or action figures.

3. One entry only per participant

4. Entries can be shot in digital or film. Colored or black and white are accepted.

** We do not allow any Digital Manipulation, enhancement and adding digital backgrounds and other elements. But we allow global image adjustments only. 
** digital pasting or drawing graphic elements are not allowed. But we allow entries that uses digital LCD screen as their background.

5. Entries must be printed in 8R photo paper and mounted on a black illustration board.
Include a label size 2 X 5.5 inches , printed in a white paper and paste it below your photo artwork

that contains:

Photo entry title:
Photograph by:
Camera model:

6.  The organizers will reject entries with  malicious and offensive elements

7. Bring your entry on June 16, 2012 at the venue from 10am-3pm.
and fill up and submit the form below

Announcement of winners will be on June 16, 2012 at around 7pm

and also submit a softcopy in .jpeg format at toyconph@gmail.com
before June 15, 2012

Criteria for judging

Creativity - 30%

Storytelling - 20%
Presentation - 20%
Natural effects - 20%
Wow Factor - 10%

Prize: TBA

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Collectibles Unlimited
presents
TOY CLICKS YEAR 6 – Toy Photography contest 2012 at the
The 11th Philippine Toys, Hobbies and Collectibles Convention 2012
June 18-19, 2012 Megatrade Hall 1-2-3, SM Megamall
http://www.toyconph.com
toyconph@gmail.com 


Entry No. ________________(to be filled by the committee)

Entry title:_________________________

Full Name:__________________________________________________

Age: ___________ Gender: ______________

Contact No.__________________________________________________

Email:__________________________________________________

for questions and inquiries of the contest, you can email us at toyconph@gmail.com
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Doll Dressed Up Contest 2012



1. Contest is open to anyone

2. You can use any type of dolls from Barbie, Pullip, ball jointed dolls, Bratz, Myscene, mini doll and etc.Dolls can be male or female.

3. Create and design your own fashion outfit style, custom for your dolls.

4. Entries Can be a custom character or your own original creation

5. Participant can bring one or two entries only

6. Bring your entry on June 17, 2012 from 10am-3pm at the Toycon 2012 event in Megatrade Hall 2

7. Fill up the form below and bring it together with your entry

Criteria for judging
Originality- 20
Creativity- 30
Scale of materials used- 20
Quality/craftsmanship- 30


Prize: TBA

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Collectibles Unlimited
presents
Doll Dressed Up Contest 2012 at the
The 11th Philippine Toys, Hobbies and Collectibles Convention 2012
June 18-19, 2012 Megatrade Hall 1-2-3, SM Megamall
http://www.toyconph.com
toyconph@gmail.com 


Entry No. ________________(to be filled by the committee)

Entry title:_________________________

Full Name:__________________________________________________

Age: ___________ Gender: ______________

Contact No.__________________________________________________

Email:__________________________________________________

for questions and inquiries of the contest, you can email us at toyconph@gmail.com
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Toy Design Year 5 - toy designing contest 2012


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2010 Toy Design contest winner
by John Eugene Avila


1. Design your own Toy Designer figure

2. It can be in vinyl, resin, plastic, plush, cardboard or recycled materials. 

3. Provide a toy design on paper with turn around illustrations or sketches, and also don’t forget
to name your toy design.

4. Bring the mock up design of your Toy Design at the event. One mock up sample will be for the
presentation of the contest.

5. All mock up samples should be final, with colors, design, label branding. It is optional if you
want to make your own packaging or box design.

6. Height size limit of the toy design is up 12 inches only.

7. Bring your entry on June 16, 2012, Saturday from 10am-4pm at the Megatrade Hall 2 of the Toy Con 2012 event.

8 Fill up the form below and submit it with you entry.

to all participants, please print and fill this form below and bring it together with your entry

Criteria for Judging
(soon)

Prize:  TBA 


--------------------FORM--------------------------

Collectibles Unlimited
presents
Toy Design Year 5 - toy designing contest 2012 at the
The 11th Philippine Toys, Hobbies and Collectibles Convention 2012
June 15-17, 2012 Megatrade Hall 1-2-3, SM Megamall

http://www.toyconph.com
toyconph@gmail.com  

Entry No. ________________(to be filled by the committee)

Toy Design name:_________________________

Material used :______________________

Full Name:__________________________________________________

Age: ___________ Gender: ______________

Contact No.__________________________________________________

Email:__________________________________________________

for questions and inquiries of the contest, you can email us at toyconph@gmail.com

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Customized Die Cast Cars Contest 2012


1. Customized or Dress Up 1/64 scale Die Cast Car (any brand).
2. Customized or Dress Up 1/18 scale Die Cast Car (any brand).

Rules and Regulations:
1. All Entry/Entries should be submitted between 10am-4pm on June 17, 2012 at the ToyCon venue, Megamall Megatradehall 2.

Judging will start at 4pm and announcement of winners will start at 7pm

2. All Entries will be reviewed by the committee. Hence the committee have the right to reject any unfit entry/entries.

3. Indecent Materials or topic are prohibited.

4. To open a certain category these should be at least 3 entries.

5. There will be one winner in this category

6. Organizers has the right for press releases/ picture taking of any entries.

to all participants, please print and fill this form below and bring it together with your entry

Criteria for Judging
(soon)

Prize:  TBA 

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Collectibles Unlimited
presents
Customized Die Cast Cars Contest 2012 at the
The 11th Philippine Toys, Hobbies and Collectibles Convention 2012
June 15-17, 2012 Megatrade Hall 1-2-3, SM Megamall

http://www.toyconph.com
toyconph@gmail.com

Entry No. ________________(to be filled by the committee)

Category:_________________________

Full Name:__________________________________________________

Age: ___________ Gender: ______________

Contact No.__________________________________________________

Email:__________________________________________________

for questions and inquiries of the contest, you can email us at toyconph@gmail.com

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Toy Diorama Contest 2012


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2009 Toy Diorama winner: Bleau Aquino

1. Diorama Making (for action figures, mecha, dolls, mini figures)

Rules and Regulations:
1. All Entry/Entries should be submitted starting10am-4pm on June 17, 2012 at the ToyCon venue, Megamall Megatradehall 2.

Judging will start at 4pm and announcement of winners will start at 7pm

**Diorama size and base limit (to be finalized soon)
Base - 24 x 24 inches
Height - 18 inches
Diorama entries should follow the base and height limit. 
Entries with beyond the size or larger than the required  limit will be automatically disqualified.

2. All Entries will be reviewed by the committee. Hence the committee have the right to reject any unfit entry/entries.


3. Indecent Materials or topic are prohibited.

4. To open a certain category these should be at least 3 entries.

5. There will be one winner in this contest.

6. Organizers has the right for press releases/ picture taking of any entries.


Criteria for Judging

Creativity - 30%

Storytelling - 20%
Presentation - 20%
Originality - 20%
Wow Factor - 10%

Prize:  TBA 

to all participants, please print and fill this form below and bring it together with your entry

----------------------FORM------------------------------

Collectibles Unlimited
presents
Toy Diorama Contest 2012 at the
The 11th Philippine Toys, Hobbies and Collectibles Convention 2012
June 15-17, 2012 Megatrade Hall 1-2-3, SM Megamall

http://www.toyconph.com
toyconph@gmail.com

Entry No. ________________(to be filled by the committee)

Category:_________________________

Full Name:__________________________________________________

Age: ___________ Gender: ______________

Contact No.__________________________________________________

Email:__________________________________________________

for questions and inquiries of the contest, you can email us at toyconph@gmail.com

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Customized Mecha Figure Contest 2012


1. Customize mecha any scale for Gundam, TransFormers, ZOIDS, Sentai Robots etc.

Rules and Regulations:
1. All Entry/Entries should be submitted between 10am-4pm on June 16, 2012 at the ToyCon venue, Megamall Megatrade Hall 2.

Action Figure, Die Cast and Mecha entries will be submitted on June 16, 2012 only.

While Diorama and Scale model entries should be submitted on June 17, 2012 at the ToyCon venue, Megamall Megatrade Hall 2.

Judging will start at 4pm and announcement of winners will be around 7pm

2. All Entries will be reviewed by the committee. Hence the committee have the right to reject any unfit entry/entries.

3. Indecent Materials or topic are prohibited.

4. To open a certain category these should be at least 3 entries.

5. There will be one winner in this category

6. Organizers has the right for press releases/ picture taking of any entries.

Criteria for Judging

Accuracy - 30%
Resourcefulness - 20&
Presentation - 20%
Creativity - 30%

Prize:  TBA

to all participants, please print and fill this form below and bring it together with your entry

-------------------------FORM------------------------------

Collectibles Unlimited
presents
Customized Mecha Figure Contest 2012  at the
The 11th Philippine Toys, Hobbies and Collectibles Convention 2012
June 15-17, 2012 Megatrade Hall 1-2-3, SM Megamall

http://www.toyconph.com
toyconph@gmail.com


Entry No. ________________(to be filled by the committee)

Category:_________________________

Full Name:__________________________________________________

Age: ___________ Gender: ______________

Contact No.__________________________________________________

Email:__________________________________________________

for questions and inquiries of the contest, you can email us at toyconph@gmail.com


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