Halloween is one of our favorite holidays at Major Spoilers, and we’re hoping you’ll celebrate with us, with our very first contest! We want you – yes you – to send us pictures of your bad self dressed up as your favorite comic book hero. The best costume will not only be hailed as the Grand Prize Winner in Major Spoilers’ Costume Contest you’ll also win DC’s Absolute Batman: The Long Halloween (a $75 value).


Here’s what you have to do:
Send three to four pictures (different poses/angles) of yourself in your favorite superhero costume (plus one sans costume) to us by October 21, 2007. Make sure you include your name, address, and the character you are supposed to be (please, no made up characters). The Major Spoilers crew, will narrow the list to five contestants (oh lord, let us have more than five entries), and readers will then vote on their favorite. The winner will be announced October 31st.

Send your pictures to

It’s our first contest, so please make it a good one! Let’s see your creativity and talent in action!

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  1. September 29, 2007 at 6:46 pm — Reply

    That is a mighty cute baby you have there.

    In the current Wizard Magazine there is a couple dressed as the Wonder Twins.

    Take care,

  2. October 1, 2007 at 3:22 am — Reply

    No made up characters? Aren’t they ALL made up characters?

  3. Adam
    October 9, 2007 at 12:16 am — Reply

    A new contestant has entered the ring! :)

  4. October 10, 2007 at 4:08 am — Reply

    So have I!

  5. Foo
    October 15, 2007 at 4:35 pm — Reply

    Do Manga characters count?

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Stephen Schleicher began his career writing for the Digital Media Online community of sites, including Digital Producer and Creative Mac covering all aspects of the digital content creation industry. He then moved on to consumer technology, and began the Coolness Roundup podcast. A writing fool, Stephen has freelanced for Sci-Fi Channel's Technology Blog, and Gizmodo. Still longing for the good ol' days, Stephen launched Major Spoilers in July 2006, because he is a glutton for punishment.

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