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Minecraft Creeper hoodie and pixelated pickaxe giveaway [ended]

Update: All winners have been chosen and contacted via Twitter. Congrats!

HalloweenCostumes.com is providing two lucky GamesBeat readers with a Minecraft prize package. The bundle includes a Creeper hoodie and the pixelated weapon of your choice (pickaxe or sword). That’s over a $100 value when you take shipping and taxes into consideration. But win them here and they’ll be shipped directly to you, free!

Entering for a chance to win is easy:

  1. Leave a comment below telling us one of your most memorable Minecraft moments.
  2. Include your Twitter handle and preferred weapon.
  3. Make sure you’re following @GamesBeat on Twitter so we can DM the winners!

That’s it! We’ll choose winners on Monday, November 12 at 1 p.m. PST. U.S. residents only!

For an example entry, GamesBeat Culture Editor Sebastian Haley has opted to share one of his most memorable moments:

“I hadn’t really followed the initial Minecraft craze so when I started playing, I just ran around punching cows and getting killed by skeletons. Then it dawned on me: dig down. And dig I did, and the game finally clicked. That was a pretty cool moment, realizing there was literally an entire world underneath the top layer. Also, the name of the game made a lot more sense. …”

Special thanks to HalloweenCostumes.com for sponsoring this giveaway. Check out their site for more gaming-related costumes and apparel!


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