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Please submit completed works, sketches and any uncompleted work is not accepted in the universe folders. Please understand this rule.

1. Only 3 Entries per month - submissions are voted upon by moderators. If your submission is Expired it means it did not receive enough votes to be added to the gallery; if this happens you're welcome to re-submit. If your submission is DECLINED please first ensure that your submission was a) a Marvel property and b) in the CORRECT folder of the gallery. If you have made a folder mistake you are welcome to re-submit.

2. Marvel Universe characters must be present in the image/prose/poem. DC, Image, etc characters MAY be in the submission, but they MUST be accompanied by a Marvel character. Those are better submitted to the Crossover Folder.

3. This is a FAN ART gallery, however, that does not mean you may copy, trace, reuse, or repost other artist's work. Only submit your own work. Any copied artwork will be removed. THIS INCLUDES collages and photo-manipulations that don't show significant creative effort.

4. Please only submit clear, high-quality images of your work. If you must take photographs ensure that they are of the highest quality to showcase your work.

5. Be respectful of your fellow group-members. This group is meant to be a safe space for all members and visitors and if you see a submission that is unacceptable or offensive please do not hesitate to contact an administrator explaining and we will deal with it immediately.

6. Marvel Fans does not accept the following in submissions:
a) Situations of non-consent.
b) Content of a racist, sexist or homophobic cast.
c) NSFW work.
d) Work showing no creativity, for instance a photograph of your new action figure (posed scenes using action figures are of course accepted) or a trace of a comic cover.

Repeated and deliberate infraction of these rules will result in members being blocked from the group.

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We're a group of Marvel (Comics) Fans. This can be anybody who reads the comics, plays the games, watches the movies, anything. You don't need to be a hardcore comic fan or anything, you don't need to know every plot in the marvel universe. Just enjoy what you enjoy. (:
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Greetings true believers :wave: !

Every day, many members submit their entries to the wrong folder, leading to a rejection, and it is a problem which is getting worse.

This is really sad considering the work and love which has gone into each and every work submitted here and so I've knock together a quick guide so that you can avoid making the same mistakes!

The first rule, which applies to all folders, is that we do not accept tracings or straight copies of another's work. Each submission must at least have some content which has sprung from your own creativity or else it is liable to be either declined straight off or removed at a later date.

The second rule is that at least one Marvel character must feature in any given submission - it is a Marvel fans group after all!

The third rule is that you MUST submit a reasonable quality digital image if your fanart is traditional or cosplay. This can be either scanned or photographed. For instance, low-resolution images of your fanarts in bad lighting will lead to an automatic rejection.

The fourth rule is that, in order to be a group in which all members will feel comfortable to browse the galleries and be associated with, we do not accept submission which:

1. Depict situations of non-consent.
2. Feature slurs or similar demeaning and/or hateful language.
3. Features racist, sexist or homophobic content.
4. NSFW work.

Moving on, here is a list of our folders and the rules pertaining to each one, so that you may select the correct one to submit your work to.

Featured: Featured is a mods choice folder and you cannot submit to it directly.

Villains: ALL fanarts of villains must be submitted here. That even includes those who are normally attached to a particular hero - i.e. the Winter Soldier to Captain America. Submitting a picture of Winter Soldier to Captain America will lead to a rejection and it must be resubmitted to Villains. As a caveat, this rule is more flexible if the particular villain also fits into an anti-hero persona, such a Kid Loki or Black Cat. In this instance, General Marvel Heroes is an equally valid folder to submit to. Also, if your villain is fighting a hero, the appropriate folder for your submission is the one to which the HERO belongs, not the villain.

Fanfiction: ALL fanfiction must be submitted here. A submission of written-word fanart to any other folder will be rejected. This rule, of course, does not apply to fan-made comics.

Cross Over: ALL submissions featuring characters not owned by Marvel Comics must be submitted to this folder. That includes submissions featuring characters from other comics companies, such a DC's Batman, or indeed your own OC. Again, it must be noted that, unless your submission contains at least ONE Marvel character, it will be rejected.

Avengers, for work with 2 or more Avengers: This folder is emphatically NOT simply for characters who have been or are Avengers. This folder is for fanarts featuring AT LEAST TWO past or present Avengers, such as a fanart depicting Captain America and Iron Man. Please note that a villain or associated character will NOT make up the numbers, for instance Captain America fighting Baron Zemo or Iron-Man talking to Pepper Pots.

Captain America, Daredevil, Deadpool, Fantastic Four, Guardians of the Gallery, Hulk, Iron-Man, Punisher, Spider-Man, Thor, Wolverine and X-Men: These folders are for full-colour fanarts of the characters in the folder title i.e. Punisher fanarts belong in the Punisher folder. These folders can also receive submissions of non-villainous characters attached to the folder-title's hero. For instance, fanarts of Mary Jane Watson can be submitted to Spider-Man.

Three extra points must be made about the X-Men folder.

First, Wolverine and Deadpool, though mutants, have their own folders and, unless the fanart features these characters with another appropriate mutant, X-Men is not the correct folder for it.

Second, the Scarlet Witch and Quicksilver, though mutants, only briefly served in the Brotherhood of Evil Mutants before becoming full-time Avengers. Therefore, a submission of fanarts depicting either of these two will be declined and they belong in either Avengers or General Marvel Heroes depending upon the submission.

Third, purely villainous mutants, such as Sabretooth, belong in Villains and a submission to X-Men will meet with a rejection.

General Marvel Heroes: This a folder for all full-colour depictions of single heroes or groups which do not fit into any other folder. For instance, a fanart of Luke Cage or Captain Marvel would belong here, as they have nowhere else to go. If unsure about your submission, this is best place to submit to.

Non-main canon Marvel, for Star Wars etc: This folder is for fanarts of characters who, although published under the Marvel name, will never feature in the main Marvel Universe. For instance, although Star Wars is now published by Marvel, Darth Vader will never fight Rocket Racoon. Fanarts of this type of character belong here.

I hope this clears things up but, if anybody has any questions, please don't hesitate to ask. The mods here are all really friendly and more than happy to help :D !

Excelsior!
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Melkuile Featured By Owner 3 days ago  Professional General Artist
Yes! Marvel's the best!! :D Thanks for accepting me
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ElusiveValyrian Featured By Owner 4 days ago  New Deviant
Thank you!!! :)
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N1ghtstab Featured By Owner 5 days ago  New Deviant
"Go and destroy in the name of DOOM!"
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Joey-GB-316 Featured By Owner Jun 28, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
Thanks for accepting me!
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DarkMatterNat Featured By Owner Jun 26, 2015  New Deviant Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Wait if I only submit three but only one gets accepted, can I submit two more?
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