The contest ended on March 26. Stay posted for the announcement of the winner on March 31st!

Shin Tanaka

To commemorate the completion of the 4-in-1 Robot Paper Toy Project seen in Giant Robot magazine, Scion and Giant Robot are challenging readers to design their own paper figures for a chance to meet the master of paper figures himself and have their paper toy template distributed at the Paper Art Show in April!

See Contest Rules





1. Download the blank template.
2. Customize the template with your own designs -- draw, paint, use photoshop -- be creative!
3. Scan or color copy your customized template and save it in case you win!
4. Construct your figure and take a photo of the completed piece.
5. Upload the image of your completed figure using the link below. Please note that the deadline to upload your figure has been extended to March 26th.
6. Upload.
7. Winner's will now be announced on the site by March 31st.


  • Roundtrip airfare to Los Angeles, CA to attend the Interactive Paper Art show at the Scion Gallery in Culver City on April 11th
  • Hotel accommodations for 3 days and 2 nights, April 10th - 12th
  • Transportation to and from the airport, hotel and art show
  • Inclusion of the winning entry in the art show, as well as distribution of the template to all attendees
  • Meeting of the Master of Paper Art himself, Shin Tanaka, at the art show
  • $500 check
  • Giant Robot prize package

  • Feature on the website
  • Giant Robot magazine subscription
  • Giant Robot T-shirt and sticker packet,
  • $50 gift certificate to the Giant Robot stores
  • Scion backpack

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