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Ineligible fic and art:
Best InuYasha/Kagome Romance Fiction - Any fiction in which InuYasha and Kagome are romantically involved.
Best Drama Fiction - Any fiction that contains a combination of love, hapiness, and emotional ups and downs.
Best Ficlet - Drabble or poetry of any genre or pairing with a word count of 800 or less.
Best Angst Fiction - Any fiction that portrays an intense feeling of internal emotional strife in one or more of the characters.
Best Romance Fiction - Any fiction in which 2 characters are romantically involved (excluding the InuYasha/Kagome pairing).
Best Humorous Fiction - Any work of fiction that evokes a feeling of amusement in the reader.
Best Oneshot Fiction - Any fiction that spans the length of one chapter. This can also be a fiction that contains more than one chapter provided that each one was posted at the same time and specfically deemed a "oneshot" by the author.
Best AU/AR Fiction - AU is defined as fiction which transplants familiar characters into situations totally different from canon. AR is defined as fiction evolving from a change in the canon timeline.
Best "In-Character" Fiction - The portrayal of any InuYasha character that is true to the canon universe.
*PLEASE NOTE - Your nomination must include the specific character.*
Best Lemon - A fiction containing a well written, sexually explicit scene.
*PLEASE NOTE - All nominations must include placement. This means that the chapter and opening line (the sentence that leads into the scene) must accompany your nomination.
Best Yaoi/Yuri - A fiction that portrays same sex couples in a romantic/sexual light.
Best Character Portrait - Any artwork that is a 'still life' of one or two characters. It may be bust only, bust and torso, or full body. The portrait should seem more 'professional' than a snapshot in its form and presentation, and should successfully convey a sense of the character's canon personality to the viewer. Portraits should all be canon and not AU/AR.
Best AU Artwork - Artwork in which the characters from the canon universe of InuYasha are taken out of that universe or time period and placed in another, non-canon, universe or time period.
Best Kiss Artwork - Any artwork that features two characters from InuYasha kissing
Best Heterosexual Artwork - Any artwork portraying the characters of InuYasha engaged in a male/female sex scene or a scene hinting at a sexual relationship
Best Yaoi/Yuri Artwork - Any artwork portraying the characters of InuYasha engaged in a male/male or female/female sex scene or a scene hinting at a sexual relationship.
Best Dark Artwork - Artwork that portrays depression, angst, and sadness. Or depicts death, suicide, or rape.
Best InuYasha/Kagome Romantic Artwork - This artwork must have InuYasha and Kagome interacting in a romantic way with one another.
Best Romance Artwork - Any romantic depiction of two of the characters of InuYasha (excluding the InuYasha/Kagome pairing).
Best Group Depiction - This artwork must feature 3 or more of the InuYasha cast to be eligible.
Best Humorous Artwork - Any artwork which evokes a feeling of amusement in the viewer.
Best Overall Artwork - The quality, time, thought, and emotion that went into this piece is what would make it worthy of this nomination.