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Wednesday, 1 August 2012
Heavy Metal launches "Four Horsemen" Art Contest
Heavy MetalMagazine has launched a second art competition tying in with itsFour Horsemen of the Apocalypseproject. This time titled “What is your Vision of War?” - and this competition is open to anyone in the world - and artwork by Simon Bisley is just part of the top prize.
The fantastic apocalyptic submissions from the first Four Horsemen contest (“What is your vision of Pestilence”) drew fans from all over the US. “What is your vision of War?” is open to fans all over the world, with a grand prize that includes an original Simon Bisley painting of War and a prominent placement of winning artwork in Heavy Metal Magazine; plus runners up prizes that include winning artwork in Heavy Metal Magazine, a signed edition of The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse Book 2: The Chosen, out later this month and free one-year digital subscriptions to Heavy Metal Magazine.
Founded in 1977, Heavy Metal (www.HeavyMetal.com) has become an iconic American science
fiction and fantasy comics magazine known world-wide for its incredible
blend of dark fantasy/science fiction and erotica. Kevin Eastman,
co-creator of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, purchased the world
renowned title in 1990 and serves as Publisher and
In Four Horsemen, Adam Cahill is a warrior
bound by bloodline to guard the Seven Holy Seals that contain the End of
Days. But sinister forces strike against him and send him into Hell
itself. There, he must find three corrupt souls, chosen by Divinity, to
join him in battle against the Four Horsemen to not only save their own
souls, but to decide the very fate of Humanity. This title was created
and co written by video game mastermind Michael Mendheim.
to the works of Simon Bisley, the series will feature additional art by
the late Stan Winston, Tim Bradstreet, Chad Fidler, and Dave DeVries,
and script written by co-writers Mike Kennedy and Sean Jaffe.
Seven finalists in the art competition, which closes 13th August 2012, will be chosen by Simon Bisley, Kevin Eastman and Michael Mendheim (Four Horsemen creator and writer), and fan voting will open 15th August 2012 and close 31st August 2012.