UPDATE! The giveaway is over! It was won with this speedy, accurate tweet of our code phrase:
And here's a screenshot of the code as it appeared on our home page:
Original contest post and rules follow...
Cinema Blend is having a Scavenger Hunt in honor of X-Men: Days Of Future Past, and if you enjoy large and shiny televisions, you should sit up and pay attention!
On May 23rd, you'll have the chance to join in on the fun between the hours of 12 EST/ 9 PST and 5 EST/ 2 PST. At some point during that window, a special code will appear on Cinema Blend's home page. The first person who tweets that code to CB's official Twitter account will win a beautiful HDTV as a way of celebrating TCL's partnership with FOX and X-Men: Days Of Future Past's premiere events!
The television comes courtesy of TCL, and it is an absolute beauty. Seriously. This thing is gorgeous, and we kind of wish we could keep it in the Cinema Blend offices. You can check out a high resolution image of the exact television you could win below, as well as a full product description…
1 TCL 50" Ultra-High Def TVEnjoy the Creative Life with the TCL 50" edge-lit LED Ultra-High Definition TV featuring next-generation 4K technology. Bringing you spectacular picture quality with its stunning 3840 x 2160 resolution and advanced 120Hz CMI (Clear Motion Index) refresh rate, this display offers you four times the resolution of Full HD (1080p) for tremendous clarity and smoothness. The 5,000,000:1 dynamic contrast ratio provides brilliant color and contrast. Featuring an ultra-thin bezel with a modern gunmetal gray finish, it delivers more picture in a sophisticated slim frame design. Whether wall mounted like a piece of art or sitting on its elegant glass base, this LED UHDTV delivers the very best in picture quality.
Here’s How You Win...First follow @cinemablend on Twitter. Then, watch CinemaBlend.com's home page between the hours of 12pm ET and 5pm ET on May 23rd.. At some point during that time, somewhere on that page, we'll post a code that looks something like this (but isn't this)...
Tweet that code, whatever it ends up being, to @cinemablend. The first person to tweet the correct code to us will walk away a winner and receive all of the glories of Sparta, or at least the ones contained in this prize package
The winner will be notified via Twitter direct message and asked to provide their mailing addresses (no P.O. boxes please). If you aren't following @cinemablend on Twitter, we can't direct message you, and you will be disqualified. Only U.S. residents over the age of 18 may apply. Prize packs will be mailed directly to the winner. No purchase necessary. Failure to comply with any of the above rules will result in disqualification and subsequent mockery. Cinema Blend is not liable for any delays in Twitter messaging, any miscommunications or any failure to deliver the prize, whether the failure be on the part of the delivery service or Cinema Blend’s partners in this giveaway. Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation is not liable for losses or injuries of any kind resulting from acceptance/possession and/or use/misuse of prize(s), or participation in promotion. Void where prohibited. Good luck!
X-Men: Days Of Future Past officially hits theaters on May 23rd. The film follows the beloved characters from the first movies as they join forces with their younger counterparts in order to save everyone’s future. Early buzz is excellent. It should be more than worth your time. Until then, you can check out the film’s official Facebook page.
TCL Corporation is one of the largest consumer electronics enterprises in China, with over 70,000 employees in 40 countries throughout the world. Currently it has three listed subsidiaries: Starting from 2014, TCL is focusing its goal of building new customer-centered "product + service" business model, while pushing its transformation towards "smart + Internet technologies." TCL is committed to its new vision of "enriching lives of its customers by rendering products and services of ultimate experience." Check out TCL Facebook page: here.