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Ghost in the Shell Art Competition - Winner

Wednesday 25th January 2017


The deadline for our Ghost in the Shell variant poster competition has come and gone, the entries have been pored over and a winner chosen. We were overwhelmed by the number and quality of the entries we received - it's clear that there are quite a few talented Ghost in the Shell fans out there!

Unfortunately we could only pick one, and after careful deliberation settled on a design by Neil Tung. Scroll down to see Neil's winning poster - we loved its minimalism and modern feel, coupled with Kusanagi's iconic silhouette.

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In addition to Neil's design, there were also a large number of outstanding entries that we adored and think deserve some recognition! Here are some of our honourable mentions:

Barrington Simon - GITS MOVIE-OneSheet-Template

Simon Barrington
Chloe Jessop - GITS MOVIE CC w.copy-01

Chloe Jessop
 

Fran Shum - GITS1

Fran Shum
 

James Griffin - movie

James Griffin
 

Peter Fahy - gits

Peter Fahy
 

Steve McCarthy - GHOSTintheShell_result

Steve McCarthy
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Ghost In The Shell Arise: Borders Parts 1 & 2

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In the year 2027, a year following the end of the non-nuclear World War IV, a bomb has gone off in Newport City, killing a major arms dealer who may have ties with the mysterious 501 Organization. Public Security official Daisuke Aramaki hires full-body cyber prosthesis user and hacker extraordinaire, Motoko Kusanagi, to investigate. On the case with her are Sleepless Eye Batou, who believes Kusanagi is a criminal, Niihama Prefecture Detective Togusa who is investigating a series of prostitute murders he believes are related to the incident, and Lieutenant Colonel Kurtz of the 501 Organization who also wishes to keep an eye on Kusanagi.
Freed of her responsibilities with the 501 Organization, Motoko Kusanagi must now learn how to take orders from Aramaki. When unknown forces hack the Logicomas, Batou enlists the help of former army intelligence officer Ishikawa and former air artillery expert Borma. Kusanagi also seeks to enlist ace sniper Saito and undercover cop Paz into the new Public Security Section 9. The two groups rival each other in a case involving a man who receives false memories of a refugee transport operation.

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