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2017/02/19 - EB Games "Anime Month" [TW, photo or mail-in, no QC]

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2017/02/19 - EB Games "Anime Month" [TW, photo or mail-in, no QC]

There is one (1) grand prize to be won (the “Grand Prize”), namely a 5-day / 4-night trip for Grand Prize winner (the “Winner”) and one (1) guest (“Guest”) to travel to Los Angeles, California to attend the Anime Expo® 2017, hosted by the Society for the Promotion of Japanese Animation (SPJA) at the Los Angeles Convention Center (the “Trip”), consisting of:

• Round-trip economy air transportation for the Winner and the Guest, between a major commercial airport near the Winner’s legal residence (as selected by Sponsor) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX);

• Shared hotel accommodations in Los Angeles, California for the Winner and the Guest for four (4) nights (Jul. 1 – 4, 2017) during the Trip (one standard room / double occupancy);

• Ground transportation for Winner and Guest, from LAX to hotel accommodations (on Jul. 1, 2017) and from hotel accommodations to LAX (on Jul. 5, 2017);

• Two (2) Anime Expo® 2017 “Premier Fan 2017” Packages, including four (4) day (Jul. 1 – 4, 2017) access to Anime Expo® 2017’s exhibit hall, entertainment hall, premier fan lounge, and priority entry to panels; and

• One cheque for US$500 (for estimated meals and miscellaneous expenses during the Trip – any expenses and other incidentals incurred in regard to the Trip are at the sole responsibility of Winner and Guest).

The approximate retail value of the Grand Prize is USD$4,500.

How to enter:

Eligible individuals may enter the Contest by one of two means:

To enter online for a chance to win, follow @EBGamesCanada on Twitter, then take a photograph of yourself in costume as your favourite anime character at an EB Games store in Canada, and post the photograph on Twitter mentioning @EBGamesCanada and @BandaiNamcoUS with the hashtag #animemonth. The photograph may not include anyone else but you.

To enter by mail for a chance to win, print on a piece of paper (a) your full name, complete residential address, daytime and evening phone number(s), email address and date of birth, and (b) include a fifty (50) word essay on a video game topic of your choice and mail the completed entry in an envelope bearing sufficient postage to:

GS Fulfillment: The EB Games Anime Cosplay Contest
8995 Airport Rd
Brampton, ON
L6T 5T2

Mail-in entries will only be included in the draw for the Contest if they are actually received by the administrator no later than Tuesday, February 28, 2017.


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It's remarkable where this has come since being the first Canadian Cartoon/Fantasy member in Canada c. 1979/80. Haven't gone to an anime con in almost 2 decades. Might be interesting.


Oh, they want me to dress up. Nope. Might try the mail in though. Odd no email entry...
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