Win a Captain America Costume!


I know it’s not Halloween yet, but Captain America is hot right now with the movie premier this Friday. I know you wish that you could dress up like him so that you can wreck havoc on the baddies in your neighborhood. Now you can, IF you are lucky and win this contest from Full contest details after the jump.


Adult Deluxe Captain America Movie Costume – $51.99
Adult Captain America Gloves – $11.99
Adult Captain America Movie Shield – $38.99
Adult Deluxe Brown Boots – $36.99
Total Prize worth – $139.96

How to enter:

1. Between now and Sunday 07/24/2011 11:59PM EST, sign up with twitter and follow @thegadgeteer

2. Then send the following tweet:

RT Win a Captain America costume from @funcostumes and @thegadgeteer Full details at

3. Come back to this post and leave a comment with your twitter name.

4. At some point on 07/25/2011, I’ll pick 1 random winner using The winner will be contacted by email and will have 48 hrs to accept their prize. If I do not receive an answer, I’ll do other drawings till the prize is gone.


1. Only one entry per person.

2. Contest is open to anyone with a US shipping address except for writers and families of The Gadgeteer.

3. is not responsible for any lost packages or incorrect shipping addresses.

I want to give a HUGE thank you to for sponsoring this contest!

7/25/11 Update: The winner is comment #10 from Diane Bassette.

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  • Jackie Cheng July 20, 2011, 6:31 pm

    That’s totally awesome. Too bad I can’t enter…hehe. Good luck everyone!!

  • Josh July 20, 2011, 10:35 pm


  • azuma July 21, 2011, 4:19 am

    Great, but not for me. LOL

  • lloyd July 21, 2011, 5:23 am

    My twitter name is @lloydviente

  • Greg parks July 21, 2011, 12:56 pm

    Twitter name @gparks50

  • Michael July 21, 2011, 7:54 pm

    Tweeted! @MajorHavoc

  • chris swan July 21, 2011, 7:59 pm
  • Ken S July 21, 2011, 10:52 pm

    Can we get a kid’s costume instead?

    • Julie July 22, 2011, 10:15 am

      @Ken S I don’t see why not. They let me pick the prizes, but if the winner wants a different size or something else, I’m pretty sure they would be ok with making a switch as long as the total price doesn’t exceed $150.

  • Diane Bassette July 23, 2011, 7:53 am
  • mark viteznik July 23, 2011, 4:15 pm

    hope to win the costume contest –

    twitter name: viteznik

  • Sam July 24, 2011, 3:01 pm

    twitter name! @shlarson

    fun stuff!

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