The votes are in, the dust has settled and five finalists from the world's largest online animation studio Aniboom remain!
With phase one of the Marvel/Aniboom Motion Comics contest complete and the grand prize of $10,000 dollars still up for grabs, the competition is heating up as hopeful animators vie to the be the coveted last finalist, a wildcard slot.
All contestants were given access to exclusive Marvel content featuring a few of the Marvel Universe's most popular characters: The Hulk, Wolverine and Marvel's original space cadet, Nova. Animators were asked to give their best Motion Comics interpretation from classic Marvel stories.
The Hulk vs. Wolverine story was written by acclaimed film, television and comic book writer Jeph Loeb ("Heroes," "Lost" and "Smallville" and Marvel's THE ULTIMATES and CAPTAIN AMERICA) and features art by Ed McGuinness (HULK, THE ULTIMATES, DEADPOOL). The NOVA story was written by Dan Abnett and Andy Lanning (WAR OF KINGS, ANNIHILATION) with art by Kev Walker (MARVEL ZOMBIES, EXILES, THE ETERNAL).
Voting for the competition's wildcard spot begins November 9, so there is still time for all those last minute submissions out there. Head over to Aniboom.com for more info.
In the meantime the five finalist have arrived, check them out right here on Marvel.com:
John Griffith's "The Stronger"
Eric Hunn's "The Worst Part of Getting Your Memories Back"
Justin Acree's "Nova: All For One"
Mike Peraza's "Nova Mojo"
Pryce Dunclaf's "All For One"
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