ComixTribe Invites You to Register for 4th Annual #30Characters Challenge

It's that time of year again. The time when Christmas decorations start appearing in stores (right behind the Halloween decorations of course). The time when football reaches it's quarter mark. And the time when you should start getting geared up for the ComixTribe 4th Annual #30Characters Challenge.

The 30 Characters Challenge is an annual online challenge to create 30 characters in just 30 days, one for every day in the month of November and registration for 2012 is now open. The actual event starts November 1, but you can register at

Registering is easy. Sign up with your name and email address to be added to the roster. If you've already participated in the past, your account should still be active and will give you authorship privileges.

Full press release below.

Register for the 4th Annual #30Characters Challenge!

The 30 Characters Challenge is an annual online challenge to create 30 characters in just 30 days, one for every day in the month of November...and registration for 2012 is now open!

To date, more than 1,000 creators have taken up the challenge, and more than 125 have successfully completed it...

...But are YOU up to the challenge? 

The Challenge: Create 30 new characters in 30 days- one for every day of the month of November.
Why: Because the world still needs new characters.
When: Starting November 1st, 2012.
Where: Right here on at 30Characters.comThe website has a fresh coat of paint, so check it out!
New Challengers — How to Register: Simply sign up here with your name and email address to be added to the 30 Characters 2012 Challengers Roster.
Returning Challengers: If you participated in the 30 Characters Challenge last year, you are all set! Your account should still be active, and you should still have authorship privileges.  If you’re having trouble with your account, email tylerjamescomics @ and he’ll get you sorted.
Stay Connected and Spread the Word:
- Follow the hashtag #30characters on Twitter for the latest information on the 30 Characters Challenge!
- Keep an eye on your inbox for weekly 30 Characters Challenge updates!
- Grab one or more of the approved 30 Characters Challenge Banners, and post on your website.  Or better yet, create your own!
Have questions about the challenge? Be sure to read our FAQ, for everything you could possibly want to know about #30Characters.
Sharpen those pencils, and good luck!


Tyler James

About ComixTribe

ComixTribe is a publisher of creator-owned comics, including SCAMThe Red TenEPICTears of the DragonThe Standard,  and Runners.  In addition to being a publishing imprint, ComixTribe is also an online community, with the mission statement: Creators helping creators make better comics. ComixTribe also sponsors the annual 30 Characters Challenge, an online art event where participants challenge themselves to create 30 brand new characters in just 30 days, one for every day of November. Visit or email publisher Tyler James ( to learn more.