Prospective Recruits for Gackt Army International Fanclub MUST enter a screening process.
WE ARE NO LONGER ACCEPTING APPLICANTS, please enjoy our public news posts!
GACKT ARMY is an INTERNATIONAL FANCLUB to promote Japanese artist GACKT and his music, to make friendships around the world in an active, respectful, creative community. There is no fee for membership. We share all things relating to the Japanese artist GACKT, focusing on fan works.
***We are not an official fanclub for GACKT*** At the present time there is only one Official Fanclub for GACKT (DEARS).
WE SUPPORT THE GENERAL OF THE ARMY GACKT therefore, his decisions as regards protections of his copyrighted material, business decisions re: his various production and management companies and the running of the Official GACKT Fanclub DEARS are NOT disrespected in this community. GACKT ARMY INTERNATIONAL FANCLUB Journal Posts are for entertainment purposes only. It is not our intent to infringe upon the property/creative rights of GACKT, GACKT.COM, GACKT-AND-DEARS, DEARS, GORDIE or any affiliate or any individual photographers/artists.
The Gackt Army Fanclub Journal is MODERATED by The GENERAL STAFF 24/7 to assist our Soldiers.
General Karadin Moderator General Bugackt Moderator General Wongkk Moderator
Recruits! When accepted please report to the Ranking_Member Dossiers in tags. All Soldiers are bound by our regulations when joining. Recruits enter as Sergeants. As in any Army you can move up in rank according to daring deeds, ie: Lots of Gackt Posts and comments on them!
We encourage purchase of Gackt's official goods, the Gackt Army International Fanclub Shop in Japan is I-TM4U at http://www.i-tm4u.biz/
POSTING IN THE COM - All posts must be related to Gackt Please use tags. NO AUDIO DOWNLOADS ARE PERMITTED.
Do Not Link Content Away From The Community Never post Links in Comments
*For posting you must have created the content or have permission to post the content. Fanvids with embed codes are considered permission to re-post.
When posting put long entries under lj-cuts and all images over 450 pixels.
FANFICTION- Must relate to GACKT/GACKT characters -all types allowed but header must include Author Rating Pairing or Characters included Genre (Humor, Romance, Angst etc.) Warnings Synopsis Disclaimer: you take no remuneration for this work of fiction Critique Welcome - yes/no Word count (lj cut) *ONLY post Finished Stories, no WIPS (works in progress)
SCANS - Must be Soldiers Only
FANART- Must relate to GACKT/GACKT characters - all types allowed but header must include Artist Rating Subject Warnings Critique welcome yes/no
PARODY (Gackt Macros) Add disclaimer: This work fits under the category of parody and as such utilizes the Fair Use clause of The Copyright Act. I take no remuneration for this fanwork.
FANVIDS- Must relate to GACKT/GACKT characters - We do not allow the posting of concert fancams -all others must include in the header: Artist Rating Image Credit (list the shows/PV's providing content, ex. Hey3, MusicStation, Dears, list top 3) Music Credit (when multiple, list 3 longest sources) Warnings Disclaimer Critique welcome yes/no
GOODS It must be related to Gackt or GacktJob. You must include something to share with members such as scans or a review, not just that you acquired something.
TRANSLATIONS Reviews should be written by Soldiers or be from a major media source with Gackt quotes, etc. (must include) Author Source Translation Date of Publication Original Material Disclaimer Critique Welcome - yes/no
REQUESTS Make a post and use the request tag, we do not share audio downloads in the com or rips of Official Gackt DVDs.
SALES Sales Post must be Soldiers Only You must be on active status, you may not make a post on behalf of another person or site. Only Official Gackt Goods or fan-made Goods that do not compete with official goods may be offered for sale. Soldiers may make ONE sales post for each offer,(no updating on progress of sales, announcements of deadlines, etc.) HEADER MUST INCLUDE "This is a personal sales offer, Gackt Army International Fanclub is not responsible for any disputes between the seller and members." tag with 'sales' If you post sale offers which become problematic, you will not be allowed to promote at Gackt Army International Fanclub or any of it's Divisions in future.
PROMOTION Ask Moderator before making a post to promote your community or site or project. Promotions may be posted once, for fanprojects twice (one notice and one update)
GACKT ARMY DIVISIONS bunraku_blog Com devoted to news and information on the feature film BUNRAKU starring GACKT.