Aliens: Colonial Marines “Get your name in the game” contest

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Gearbox is continuing the contest they started at PAX East earlier this year with “Aliens Colonial Marines – Name in the Game Contest”. It’s pretty simple actually. Just E-Mail the community team, mention the contest in the subject header and tell them what name you’d like to have in the game. The contest ends on august 24, so there’s still some time. Full details from the Sega blog in the comment section.

When Aliens: Colonial Marines arrives this February, you may have the best kill to death ratio in multiplayer, the most unlocks and experience from your time in campaign or co-op, and even the collector’s edition proudly on display – but for the ultimate bragging rights – you can have your name inside the Aliens: Colonial Marines game.

Earlier this year, developer Gearbox Software gave PAX East attendees the chance to get their name in Aliens: Colonial Marines. Now, it’s your turn!

To enter for your chance at becoming a part of Aliens: Colonial Marines, simply “” with the subject “Aliens Colonial Marines – Name in the Game Contest” along with your name, age, date of birth, state/province, email address, telephone number, and name of choice for inclusion in the game by no later than August 24, 2012 at 11:59:59 PM Pacific Time! Then, on August 26th, 2012, we’ll draw the winner at random!

Before you enter, a couple quick notes from our lawyers:

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. Promotion is open to all legal residents of the fifty (50) United States, the District of Columbia (excluding Puerto Rico), Canada (excluding Quebec), and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland) who are eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of entry. One (1) winner will be randomly selected and their name will appear in the Aliens: Colonial Marines game, named per the input provided in their winning entry. There is no monetary value associated with the prize. Void where prohibited. Please see the Official Rules below, which Official Rules govern the promotion.

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Hit this link for the contest rules.


3 responses to “Aliens: Colonial Marines “Get your name in the game” contest

  1. crackdude says:

    is this game ever coming out lol

  2. Wonks says:

    The question I have, should one use your real name or a pseudonym for the in-game display? …And it wasn’t mentioned in what manner the name will be displayed, did it?

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