Posted by LunarSpotlight, March 5th, 2017 @ 8:54pm UTC
First off, thanks to everyone who submit an entry for our artwork search this year! The staff team discussed the entries, and it was a more difficult decision than it's been in the past. In the end, the majority of the staff went with an artist from the heartland of the United States. As a bonus, we also reached out to a second artist from Australia for a potential short run of a second design, so congrats to both artists!
Since 2012, we've worked with artists around the globe in putting together a simple postcard design which is featured throughout the year's promotional efforts. The design isn't released by GR until the end of the year when we start looking for another artist for the next year. During the year, the only way to get the year's design is by receiving one from either a staff member or volunteer at a convention or event.
In order to get the word out in this manner, we depend on volunteers to do the groundwork of distributing these postcard-sized handouts. So far, we have a few locations lined up in Boston, Minneapolis, and Tokyo, but we can't reach other locations without YOUR help. If you're interested in becoming a volunteer in this effort, head over to our Contact Us page.
There is another way to obtain one of these postcards without going to an event, and that's by supporting the campaign which Lunar, Nano, and DMJ are part of. You can learn more by visiting lunarspotlight.com/media.
|Spring 2017 Update|
Greetings, listeners! We're already into Spring, and things are running well station-side. We had our group out in Boston, MA once again at the beginning of this month, and we managed to find a new staff member while we were there! Xara, who has been a fan of the station and a moderator on our partnered Discord server, helped get our setup started in Boston this year. More...
Once again, Gensokyo Radio is looking for artists to come forth and try their hand at designing our next postcard handout! There are some cool prizes for the selected artwork including: One copy of Danmaku!! by Mystery ParfaitOne Chromecast Audio device500 postcard handouts printed and given out at events and conventionsFull credits (including name, site, etc) on the reverse side Entries must be 2135 x 1535px (bleed dimensions), and should keep all important elements of the image within the center area spanning 2100 x 1500px (trim dimensions). More...