Here are the 10 Finalists for Project X – The Search for the Next Pinoy Superheroes
The call was made and they have answered. Here are the top 10 finalists for Project X – The Search for the next Pinoy Superhero.
These concepts are nice because they not only showcase various art styles, they also touch on a multitude of Pinoy culture.
Here’s the official statement from the competition’s partner, Comic Con Asia 2018:
After three days of pre-judging and selection, followed by validation and careful consideration, we are proud to announce the FINALISTS for Project X – The Search for the New Pinoy Superheroes that would be included in the final judging during ComicCon Asia on March 25,2018 in SMX, Mall of Asia.
Presented in alphabetical order, here are the Finalists:
(Representatives – Superheroes)
Stephen Abanto – “Zigben”
Junvi Alabado – “Codename: Hound”
Franz Carlo Banocnoc – “Liga Ultima”
Mark Uel Basilla – “Handuraw X”
Juilian Red Bautista – “REM”
Aldrich Beltran – “Kemiko”
Manuel Felipe Donado – “Mito”
Gharawi Usman – “Simbala”
Emmanuel Jr. Vasquez – “SEED”
Heaniel Villaruel – “Makina”
Let us all, as one united creative community, congratulate the Finalists and wish them well in the Final Judging.
It has been a challenging journey to have to choose between every entry due to the amazing stories and characters presented.
We are deeply honored being a partner and a platform to the participants in giving life to their creations.
We would like to congratulate each and every one who joined for being able to take on this challenge called Project X – The Search for the New Pinoy Superheroes.
One important note…by being part of the family of Project X, this is just the start of our journey together.
It is no longer just a contest….but a MOVEMENT! Mabuhay!
So check out each winner below and see just how great Pinoys are when it comes to coming up with their own superheroes.
But the main question now is “Who Will Win?”. And the answer will be revealed on Sunday during Day 2 of CCA at the SMX Convention Center.