A Wild Crypto Contest Appeared! Create a Pokémon for BANANO!

By banano | Banano | 23 Jul 2019

The mission of BANANO is to make getting started with cryptocurrencies easy and fun. Here’s another contest letting you earn free BANANO for being creative: It’s time to Draw ’Em All! Join us on the BANANO Discord and create a BANANO Pokémon for the chance to win a total of 30,000 $BAN ($50) in prizes! More information below.

Update July 30: Deadline extended, now with 80k BAN prize pool! Check details below!


Contest Details

Show us your creativity by designing a Banano-Pokémon! 

1st prize: 15,000 $BAN 
2nd prize: 10,000 $BAN 
3rd prize: 5,000 $BAN

Start date: Tuesday, July 23 2019 
End date: Tuesday, July 30 2019 

Update July 30: Due to the huge success and the high number of quality submissions by that many participants, we've increased the total prize pool to 80,000 BANANO and extended the deadline until August 2!

This contest is turning out to be the very best.. like no BANANO contest ever was.. so we are now giving away 80k BANANO in Prizes to the Top 10 original designs.   

The New Pokémon Prize Pool:

1st Place: 25k
2nd Place: 18k
3rd Place: 10k
4th Place: 7k
5th Place: 5k
6th-10th Place: 3k each

And, so that we have the opportunity to see more of your amazing creations - the contest deadline has been extended to August 2nd


Contest Rules

Your design must adhere to the following guidelines:

  • Original
  • Rendered either by hand or digitally 
  • It must be finished and colored (no sketches/outlines)
  • You must include the name of your Pokémon creation
  • You must include which “type” of Pokémon it is (see image below this, or you can make your own)
  • Must be signed with your Discord username Contest Rules (more info below)
  • One submission per person
  • It must be relevant to BANANO in some way
  • Sexually explicit or otherwise inappropriate content is NOT ALLOWED in the design, name or type of the Pokémon
  • All designs must be submitted with at least two (2) progress photos
  • Please post your design in #contest-submissions channel on our Discord server (joining our discord chat server is mandatory for participation. No worries, it’s easy to join it, get step-by-step help here).
  • It is not strictly necessary for your Pokémon to be a banana, BE CREATIVE!
  • Judges: @bb-8#0450 @Oops#5023 @SendNoodls 

We look forward to seeing your creation!


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