UPDATE 10/21: And the winner is Stephenie Archuleta! Please check your Facebook messages ASAP for more info. (You may have to check the "other" folder).
The Walking Dead is all the rage these days, and there's no pop-culture touchstone more appropriate for Halloween.
With all the zombies that are bound to be infesting the streets on October 31st, who wouldn't want to go as one of the world’s favorite zombie-killing survivors? Well, lucky for those of you still scrambling to find a costume, we're giving away one free Rick Grimes costume, courtesy of halloweencostumes.com.
With The Walking Dead Season 4 breaking ratings records left and right,you know this look is sure to impress. So, how can you get your hands on it? The answer is easy:
1. Make sure you like us on Facebook.
2. Scroll down to the bottom of this page and answer this question in the comments section: Which character do you think is most likely to die this season?
3. All entries must be received by 11:59 p.m. ET on Sunday, October 20, 2013.
The giveaway winner will be chosen at random and announced on Monday, October 21 2013. Please check back to see if you've won, and be on the lookout for a Facebook message from us.
Get it? Got it? Good! Get commenting with your theories about who won’t make it to Season 5 alive! And don't forget to "like" us on Facebook. And, of course, head over to halloweencostumes.com to see lots of other cool pop culture costumes.
Read below to see the official rules and regulations. Note: You must be located in the US to enter.
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR RECEIVE A PRIZE IN OR INCREASE CHANCE OF RECEIVING A PRIZE IN THIS SWEEPSTAKES.
Void where prohibited, taxed, or otherwise restricted by law. Subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws. This Sweepstakes begins at 11:00:00 a.m., Eastern Time (“ET”), on Wednesday, October 16, 2013, and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. ET on Sunday, October 20, 2013.
WHO CAN PARTICIPATE?
This Sweepstakes is open to all legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia, U.S. Military personnel (and their families) with APO/FPO addresses, Alaska and Hawaii, who are eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of entry (void in Puerto Rico and in any other U.S. territories and possessions). Participation in this Sweepstakes constitutes entrant's full and unconditional acceptance of each provision in these Rules.
HOW DO I ENTER?
"Like" us on Facebook, and comment on this article with which character you think will die. A maximum of one (1) Sweepstakes entry for each individual. An entrant who exceeds this entry limitation will have each of the multiple entries submitted invalidated for prize drawing/consideration hereunder, and such conduct may result in the disqualification of the entrant from any and all participation in this Sweepstakes (as determined by Sponsor in the exercise of its sole discretion). All Internet access and usage charges are the sole responsibility of the entrant. If for any reason the Internet portion of the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other cause(s) which corrupts or affects the administration, fairness, integrity, safety or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, then Wetpaint reserves the right, exercisable at any time in its sole discretion, to terminate, modify or suspend the Internet portion of the Sweepstakes. All eligible online entries received by Sponsor before the Internet portion of the Sweepstakes becomes inoperable will be included in the random drawing described in the first paragraph under the “Prize Drawing” section below. Wetpaint is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunctions of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any email or entry to be received by Wetpaint on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website, or any combination thereof, including (without limitation) any injury or damage to entrant's or any other person's computer-related to or resulting from participation or downloading any materials in this Sweepstakes. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of the person who submits any on-line entry hereunder, an eligible electronic Sweepstakes entry will be considered made by the authorized account owner of the email address submitted at the time of entry. Entries generated by robots or scripts or other automated devices are considered to be a direct violation of the Rules and the policies of this Sweepstakes and will result in the immediate and automatic disqualification from this Sweepstakes of any and all associated entries.
ONE (1) PRIZEs SCHEDULED TO BE AWARDED
The prizes scheduled to be awarded in this Sweepstakes (pursuant to the random drawing procedure described in the immediately succeeding paragraph) are:
Prize (1 awarded per type):
Rick Grimes costume
The Prize (or any other prize awarded hereunder) cannot be assigned, transferred, exchanged or redeemed for cash; provided, however, that Wetpaint specifically reserves the right (exercisable at any time and for any reason, in Wetpaint's sole discretion) to substitute a different item(s) in place of the Prizes, such substitute item(s) to be of substantially equivalent or greater value than the approximate retail value of the Prizes.
DRAWING FOR PRIZES
During the Promotional Period, eligible Sweepstakes entries received online at the Website will create the Sweepstakes entry pool. On approximately Monday, October 21, 2013, or on some other date (as determined by Wetpaint) following the conclusion of the Promotional Period, one (1) potential recipients of the Prizes will be selected by means of a random drawing conducted by Wetpaint (or its designee) from among all eligible entries contained in the Sweepstakes entry pool. All decisions of Wetpaint regarding the Prize drawing and any and all other aspects of the Sweepstakes shall be final, binding and non-appealable. The odds of any Sweepstakes participant receiving a Prize (or any other prize awarded hereunder) will be determined by the total number of eligible Sweepstakes entries received. Such odds are equal regardless of the method of entry into the Sweepstakes.