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Well, its sort of a new rule, anyway. In the sense that its only recently that people have been submitting petitions to game companies for Lucy to show up as a guest character in their games, and only recently that Deviants have been submitting them to the Gallery

If you haven't been submitting them, you haven't been seeing them. That's because, after giving it some thought, I decided that they are not appropriate for the gallery. But when looking at the Messages center for the group I also realized that people were assuming that I was voting against letting them in because of the folder they were submitted to. This is not the case. The Miscellaneous folder is no more appropriate for them than the Featured folder *, or the Crossovers folder. They are not appropriate for two reasons: 1) they are transient in purpose, and if you see them a year from now in the gallery you would consider them irrelevant whether they succeeded or not 2) they aren't fan creations! At all!

That's what the gallery exists to show off, and the Misc. folder exists to show off fan creations that aren't drawings (but see below), cosplay, or fanfiction. Its for things like sculptures, pendants, stuffed toys, and other art forms that are less commonly displayed. When it does show off drawings, its for drawings that seriously defy categorization like forum banners and tutorials (admittedly, I think I need to clean up that folder now that I'm looking at it). But at the end of the day, its still for showing off fan creations. If these were mods of games or MUGEN characters or things of that nature (if there even is categories for that on DA, I'm not sure), I might allow them. But petitions just don't count.

Another thing is, I've seen the same petition posted in two different submissions by two different people. So this rule also helps prevent repetition and spam from creeping into the gallery. At least that is my hope.

That said, I have nothing against the petitions themselves. My personal expectation that they will go nowhere notwithstanding, there is nothing wrong with creating a petition. Its just that it isn't Gallery worthy material even if it has to do with Elfen Lied. If you want to post them, please use the Journal instead.

So with that said, here are the three petition submissions that inspired the new policy:

rikuthedragonslayer.deviantart…

hetalialove100.deviantart.com/…

sgtkilla.deviantart.com/journa…







*This is a tangent, but I think it needs to be said as well, because this has been a bit of an issue for very long time: people who submit to the Featured folder are probably unaware, but it takes 3 votes from the staff to get a Featured submission through, as opposed to the usual 2. That's why the Featured Folder hasn't gotten updated in years even though people have submitted to it many times since then. We only have an average of 2 staff members around at any one time, even though there are 4 of us in total, and there has never been more than three active staff at any time, so it was always going to be an issue getting Featured submissions through the submission process. I leave the folder there mostly because I don't want to close it and I do want to recognize the material there for its excellence, but unfortunately its become schmuck bait as a result. I'm really sorry about that. You guys needed to know. ^^;
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Keep your balance by Teh-Cupcake-Avenger
The monster inside me by Teh-Cupcake-Avenger
Happy Nyu by Teh-Cupcake-Avenger
Suspicious? by Teh-Cupcake-Avenger
Fan Characters
The Mysterious Horn Girl Who Carries a Blade by Cyclone786
The Psychic Servant by littleDragon14
Watch the world burn by littleDragon14
Hector Mercer by EpicRacharaptor
Cosplay

Mature Content

Lucy's Escape by spooky-epiic
Elfen Lied Lucy Cosplay  ~K-I-M-I Cosplay *NEW* by K-I-M-I
ELFEN LIED COSPLAY - LUCY *NEW* by K-I-M-I
Nyu and Lucy Elfen Lied Cosplay ~K-I-M-I Cosplay by K-I-M-I
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Miscellaneous
Elfen lied lucy  by claudsilent
Lucy Elfen lied  by claudsilent
Singing Lucy Nendoroid by EpicRacharaptor
Special Lilium CD by EpicRacharaptor
Lucy-Nyu
Elfen Lied - Lucy by Der-Daywalker
Shoot me  by Lexichae
Lucy by RinVongola
Elfen lied | Tear... by RinVongola
Nana
Elfen Lied- Copying Crona by sydyaoko
Diclonius by SuchAfun4
Elfen Lied- Vivid Nana by sydyaoko

Mature Content

M-My Hand...!? by ZombiePenguinFreak
Mariko

Mature Content

Liar by Lexichae
Mariko by Cindy354
Crippled Mariko by ShuffledYandere
Mariko by ShuffledYandere
Crossovers
Ultimate Heroes  doujin 1 Version 2016 by hinataconsuegra
School Days by sydyaoko
A Ship That's A Work In Progress... by sydyaoko
Lucysoap2ch by DyxKoyota
Groups
I've Already Forgiven you by Cyclone786
We're Kids Again?! by Cyclone786
Nana and Kurama by Cyclone786
Shootout by Cyclone786
Comics
Nana sucks at food by EpicRacharaptor
Other Characters
Elfen Lied Manga EL66 by Koenigsgambit

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Rules

WELCOME~!:wave:

Welcome to the Elfen Lied Fan Club! This club is dedicated to both the anime and manga of the lovely and intense Elfen Lied.
Anyone is WELCOME~!


SUBMISSIONS
You are allowed to submit Fanart, Fan-made OCs, etc..
WHAT IS NOT PERMITTED: VECTORS, SCREEN EDITS, BASES, ART THEFT, or IMAGES STRAIGHT FROM THE MANGA(Copy&paste/prnt scrn/save image).

Any artwork that is not Elfen Lied shall be deleted.

New as of July 2015: Petitions are not fanart, and are irrelevant once their purpose is complete. Submit them to the Journal, not the Gallery.


FAVES

Members and even non-members are allowed to suggests faves of elfen lied.


FOLDERS

Please use the Folder catagories. OC's are in a seperate folder and fanart in the correct labled folder.



OFFENSES
We follow DA rules. If you submit work that does not follow these rules, you will be blocked.

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Group Info

A group all about the memorable Anime and manga, Elfen Lied. All art forms welcome, including, but not limited to, Elfen Lied OCs, comics, etc...
All are welcome~!!
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Formless-One Featured By Owner Sep 25, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
By the way, for clarity, "vector art" means "Vector Graphics". As in this kind of graphics:  en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vector_g…; If you want to submit artwork of Lucy or Nana with their vectors, that's obviously fine. Please do.

I know, the terminology is unfortunate and potentially confusing. If anyone thinks I should amend the wording of the rules, please by all means tell me and I'll change it.
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storyseed Featured By Owner Sep 14, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
No vectors...? Eh? ;A;
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lyrolungcay Featured By Owner Jun 20, 2015
Guys!! what Lucy to be a Kombatian in Mortal Kombat X?: www.change.org/p/netherrealm-s…
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ultra43 Featured By Owner Jan 2, 2015  Student Digital Artist
Someone want to do a Elfen Lied Rp?
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Godzillaiscute Featured By Owner May 28, 2014  Hobbyist Artist
I lovvveeeee elfen lied! (even though i almost puke from all the blood) its still awesommeee! i love Mariko and Lucy and Nana i wanna be they're friends :3
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