How to Enter

  • Basic Terms

    Please review the following rules before you submit your designs:

    • All submissions, including illustrations and photographs, must be submitted on a flat surface — a sheet of paper, for example — because the winning designs will be used to create prints for T-shirts.
    • Plagiarized submissions, designs that have been developed for other purposes or designs that have been used in the past by other organizations or companies, will be not be accepted.
    • Participants can submit designs that cover the entire front and back surfaces of a T-shirt. However, design positioning may be altered by Uniqlo when necessary.
    • Contest participants can choose from 10 different colors to be used for their T-shirt design. Please note that the color of the finished T-shirts may be slightly different from the templates that are shown online. The colors may be changed by Uniqlo when deemed necessary.
    • Designs can only be submitted through the website. Designs sent by mail, for example, will not be accepted.
    • Contest participants must submit high-resolution versions of their entries when designs will be turned into merchandise. The contest winners will be contacted before their winning designs are actually put on T-shirts.
    • Contest participants must cover the cost of producing their designs on their own.
    • All rights in and to the Artworks, including, without limitation, all trademarks, copyrights and other proprietary and intellectual property rights, shall exclusively vest in and are reserved by Disney Conumer Products Inc., MARVEL Characters B.V., Disney Enterprises Inc. or its designee.
    • Entrants agree not to refer to movie and non-movie versions of a character in a single design.
    • Men's, women's and children's T-shirts are scheduled to be made into merchandise.
    • You are required to carefully read RUELS FOR ENTRY in ENTRY page before submission to fully understand the whole terms for submission.
  • You must prepare both low and high-resolution versions of your design. Please refer to the following list of rules.


  • Download Templates

    Contest participants can choose from 10 different colors to be used for their T-shirt design. Please note that the color of the finished T-shirts may be slightly different from the templates that are shown online. The colors may be changed by Uniqlo when deemed necessary.

  • Downloadable Files

    • Adobe Photoshop templates (template-front.psd, template-back.psd)
    • Adobe Illustrator templates (template-front.ai, template-back.ai)
    • Templates for other applications (template-front.png, template-back.png)
  • Create a High-Resolution Version of Your Design

    Participants who create original designs with the aim of having them turned into merchandise must adhere to the following rules:

    • All submitted designs should be sized to fit on a standard T-shirt. Use CMYK mode for the high-resolution version of your design, with an image resolution of up to 200dpi.
    • Use Adobe Illustrator 10.0 and Adobe Photoshop 7.0 (older versions of these software packages are also acceptable).
    • For Adobe Illustrator data, please outline the characters that you use and save the link file in the same folder.
    • Please use English-language characters for the file name and save your designs with common file extensions such as PNG or JPG.
    • Please scan all illustrations, paintings and other non-digital submissions so they can be viewed in digital format.
    • Contest participants must submit high-resolution versions of their entries so their designs can be turned into merchandise. The contest winners will be contacted before their winning designs are actually put on T-shirts.
    • Participants may be asked to resubmit their designs if they pass the first stage of judging, so please save all of your design files until the contest ends.
  • Create Your Designs

    Participants who create original designs with the aim of having them turned into merchandise must adhere to the following rules:

    • Please save your designs with file extensions such as PNG or JPG. Entries should be 72dpi and 1280x1280 pixels. Use RGB mode for the color mode.
    • Participants can submit designs that cover the entire front and back surfaces of a T-shirt. However, design positioning may be altered by Uniqlo when necessary.
    • When submitting your designs, please prepare data for judging and for the announcement on the website.
  • Template File Information

    Contest participants who plan to use Adobe Photoshop or Adobe Illustrator should refer to the following production guidelines. Entrants who plan to use other applications should refer to the manual included with those applications.

    1Extract the downloaded entry sheet and open the template file.
    2Create your original design for submission. Lay the graphics out on the "graphic" layer of the template files.

    When using Adobe Photoshop (click on the image to expand)

    • Front design for the initial judging stage

    • Back design for the initial judging stage

    Adobe Illustrator (click on the image to expand)

    • Front design for the initial judging stage

    • Back design for the initial judging stage

    3Place your design on a T-shirt template and add a mask layer to it in JPG format for the initial judging stage.

    When using Adobe Photoshop (click on the image to expand)

    Adobe Illustrator (click on the image to expand)

    4Hide the mask on the template file and save the graphics in JPG format for the announcement on the website.

    When using Adobe Photoshop (click on the image to expand)

    Adobe Illustrator (click on the image to expand)

    5After reconfirming the terms, post the completed form.