Notes on Copyright Law: For Creators and Artists (Part 1)

Here’s what you need to know about the copyright law. First, you own copyright to your work at the very moment you created it. This means that you don’t have to license or register your work in the Intellectual Property Office of the Philippines. However, your work must be published since publication (or making itContinue reading “Notes on Copyright Law: For Creators and Artists (Part 1)”

Teralodon

Old rival and whacky friend of Dagadon. King of the Pacific and ruler of the megs. He’s actually the reason why the megalodon species became almost extinct. He decimated the megs because they are voracious eaters and hostile to humans. Teralodon is an original character created by Redentor de la Rosa. Copyright 2018, 2019, 2020.Continue reading “Teralodon”

Arya

Real Name: Arya Height: 5′ 7″ Age: Badjao boy who discovered Dagadon, the whale of Jonah. He can’t communicate with sea animals and can’t control water but can control the interaction of water molecules with fish bones or anything with calcium such as shells. He, thus, can also change the pressure that water exerts onContinue reading “Arya”

Kampyon

Real Name: Yulo Balyente Height: 6′ Age: 26 ABILITIES: super strength, super speed, invulnerability, flight, and power blast Yulo is a progidy at the recently concluded 2019 SEA Games. Though being a first timer, he participated in three different events and set a record for winning the greatest number of gold medals. Despite all these,Continue reading “Kampyon”

Lieutenant J

Real Name: Lt. Lady JusticeHeight: 5′ 7′Age: 27 A sexy and beautiful police woman who transforms into a powerful superheroine. In order to transform, she has to wear her magical handcuffs and then breaks the pair apart while shouting, “JUSTICE UNBIND!” The chains lengthen and wrap around her wrists. She can use them to deflect bullets or enemies’Continue reading “Lieutenant J”

Royal Blue

Real Name: Smash DashHeight: 7′ 11″Age: 10 as Smash, 35 as Royal Blue Smash, half Filipino and half American, rides a tractor tire. He can spin the tire by his mere will while standing on top of it. When he encounters a foe, he merges with the tire, transforming into his alter ego, Royal Blue. When the rubberContinue reading “Royal Blue”

Olen

Real Name: Oliver Neil Flores Height: 5′ 10″ Age: 17 Oliver is the son of a wealthy businessman. His mother is a physicist with two Ph. D. degrees, namely, in nano-technology and nuclear chemistry. He has no superpowers, but because of his Niphilim blood, he has abilities that are above the normal: He is aContinue reading “Olen”

Si Ato

Name: Ato Height: 5′ 9″ Ato wields two indestructible wooden (siato/siatong) sticks. They were originally Moses staff. The first stick is 7 inches long. But it can increase up to 30 inches, which is the length of the other stick, so that the two can be used as Arnis (Escrima) weapon. They can also beContinue reading “Si Ato”

What is an Original Character: A Note on Copyright Law

What is an original character and how does the copyright law protects it? In my first post on copyrights, I made this note: “A character doesn’t become an ORIGINAL character by simply having a unique costume design, hairstyle, backstory, or by being in a different universe. The character must have unique abilities or powers. ThisContinue reading “What is an Original Character: A Note on Copyright Law”