Re-announcing the winner of the Eddie Riggs figure!

News posted by Ryan on October 16th, 2009 at 9:26am GMT

Eddie Riggs statueMan, you guys like free stuff! After recieving a whopping 1554 entries, I’m happy to reveal the winner of the Eddie Riggs figure:

Zachary George

Congratulations! As you didn’t leave any contact details I’m going to need you to comment on this news post with something I can use to get in touch with you.

Thanks for participating, everyone! Hopefully the fact that Brutal Legend is out today will ease the souls of those of you who didn’t win.

Update

[October 16th, 2009 at 9:38am GMT+1] And so, today Zachary George learns an important lesson about not leaving people hanging. Due to the prize having not been claimed after several days and no contact details having been left, I’ve done a second draw and chosen a new winner:

Tony Young

Lucky you! I’ve sent you an email seeing as you were savvy enough to include it. To be honest it kind of pleases me that a true fan got it — that Zachary guy clearly has no interest!

46 moshers have commented on this post
1. Andy 10 years, 1 month ago

I’m not Zachary George :)

2. Brendan Shea 10 years, 1 month ago

damn you Zachary

3. Troy 10 years, 1 month ago

Well done Zachary George, if only I were American

4. Ryan BRUTAL! Staff 10 years, 1 month ago

Man, I hope this guy actually comes back. I’ll have to do a second draw if not!

5. Craig 10 years, 1 month ago

He is not Brutal enough!

6. Libio Reyes 10 years, 1 month ago

well if he doesn’t come back ill take it =D

7. not Zach 10 years, 1 month ago

:(…. but i still has brutal

8. Laserschwert 10 years, 1 month ago

Ahem… uhm… I’m Zach… really…

9. Chris Marino 10 years, 1 month ago

a second draw!? Hell yes! And it’s not that we just like free stuff, we like free BRUTAL stuff.

10. Charlie 10 years, 1 month ago

707. Zachary George 2 days, 1 hour ago

I have never won anything in my life. Change that for me.

Seems that he might not know he won. What a shame.

11. RK 10 years, 1 month ago

A 2nd draw wouldn’t be a bad idea if he doesn’t come back.

I’ll pay for it if he doesn’t claim it.

12. The Wizard 10 years, 1 month ago

Ah, well, it’s always someone else, isn’t it? Congratulations, Zach!

Now, how do I get one of the other 998 figures? I know one belongs to Mr. George and another belongs to the good folks at Kotaku, but what about those that remain? Hmm…

13. Lovick 10 years, 1 month ago

Argh… I is jealous Zachary.
@12. Wizard: I’ve been wondering the same thing for quite awhile now, I thought this site was giving away all 999(One went to Kotaku) but I see now that I was wrong.

14. Non-winner... 10 years, 1 month ago

Congrats to Zach

…though I won’t lie when I say I hope for a second draw… >.>;

15. Zachary George 10 years, 1 month ago

I am Zachary George. Please email me at contreras1817@ymail.com

16. Zachary George 10 years, 1 month ago

I Joke, I Joke

17. ColinStein 10 years, 1 month ago

I guess my Brütal Legend calendar wasn’t enough…oh well. I’m sure he’s busy playing his game right now.

18. Coggs 10 years, 1 month ago

Congrats to Zack!

19. Monkeysrus 10 years, 1 month ago

Man that would have been an awasome brütal birthday preasent. Damn

20. Ryan BRUTAL! Staff 10 years, 1 month ago

Heh, well I can’t find any way of contacting this guy (tried Google to no avail) and so I think I’ll give him until the European release on the 16th before assuming he’s forgotten he entered and will do a second draw.

21. Not Zachary George 10 years, 1 month ago

Good job man.

22. Wes Cutting 10 years, 1 month ago

I am assuming that you are also checking the IP address so you know which one is actually Mr. George?

23. Potatoe sam 10 years, 1 month ago
24. Ryan BRUTAL! Staff 10 years, 1 month ago

Yes, like I said in the original news post. ;D

He hasn’t made an appearance yet. Man will he be pissed if he forgets about this and then remembers in a few weeks!

25. Repiv 10 years, 1 month ago

You would think that if he really wanted this he would have checked in by now…IMHO he is not worthy

26. Potatoe sam 10 years, 1 month ago

who has the tenacious d guitar?

27. Potatoe sam 10 years, 1 month ago

jack black fuinds his inner eddie riggs
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TiTeYls8CWc&feature=related

28. Kroms 10 years, 1 month ago

Second draw, Thrik! ‘Tis time!

29. RK 10 years, 1 month ago

If he really wanted it he would have checked back the 13th to see if he won.

I vote for 2nd draw. From these posts :-p

30. Nikki 10 years, 1 month ago

Only time will tell.

31. poofyslime 10 years, 1 month ago

I’m sure he’ll show up at some point… right?

32. aaron_the_relentless 10 years, 1 month ago

I have come back to check this website and still no progress on this guy? I am not beating my chest and saying “Me here, me want statue”, But i do see it necessary for one of these dedicated Brutals to claim this prize. If you enter a contest and don’t even care enough to see if won (or to even leave contact into) then how dedicated are you? Rock on Brutals!

33. Crunch 10 years, 1 month ago

Congratulations to Zachary. However, if he doesn’t return, and I really hope he does, will the second draw be from the same pool of people? Can I enter twice? :P

34. Ryan BRUTAL! Staff 10 years, 1 month ago

Haha, yes of course you hope he does! ;D

Yes, the pool will be from the same pool of people.

35. Nikki 10 years, 1 month ago

So if this one never responds to his email, I get it, right? :D

.. right?

Naw, congrats!

36. poofyslime 10 years, 1 month ago

Congratulations Mr. Young!

37. Troy 10 years, 1 month ago

Yeah, take that, sinner. I was lying when I congratulated you.

On an unrelated note when I get home from school I will have a copy of Brutal Legend waiting for me

38. Husachi 10 years, 1 month ago

I have the game and that’s good enough for me. ^^

Btw, the storyline is awesome but kinda sad. I feel bad for Ophelia. ='(

39. Snaggletooth 10 years, 1 month ago

This game owwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwns all.

40. duff390 10 years, 1 month ago

hello brutals.congrats to the one that won the statue i hope he will actually receive this time.i just like to say that i am a huge fan from brutal legend and i am from greece and i have been waiting for this game for 7 months but is not that lucky because here someone has fucked up the delivery soo….we can’t really enjoy the game……:(

41. Snaggletooth 10 years, 1 month ago

I’ve been dying for this game since they announced ages and ages ago, and I am in NO way disappointed.

42. TheBeastWithin6 10 years, 1 month ago

Troy you deserve it.Have fun with your new thingy.in the mean time if anyone would be so kind as to tell me of some places i can repair my console for a low price at it would be greatly appreciated.Thank you.

43. Potatoe sam 10 years, 1 month ago

woah i burnt my eyes out playing brutal legend its so awesome

44. Ryan BRUTAL! Staff 10 years, 1 month ago

Yes, pleased to announced the winner has appeared this time and he seems to be very pleased! Yay!

And yeah, I’ve been playing Brutal Legend for a few days (not too quickly, trying to savour it) and been absolutely loving it. Man do I love the atmosphere of the game, feels so epic.

45. TheBeastWithin6 10 years, 1 month ago

I mean Tiny sorry im tired.And you guys are lucky!

46. michelle 9 years, 4 months ago

I Commentd in may that i whated one of these eddie riggs
and i got one off ebay for £195
I love Jack Black And the game Its like u have a mini real eddie riggs (Jack Black) in your house
There are relly good And i will who ever pinted them i will give them creid for they hard work love it xxx

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