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OLDER CONTEST 8/16/2006 to 9/15/2006

Grand Prize:

Master Replica's ROTS Anakin LE Saber WINNER" Melissa K.

Other Prizes:

Artoo Potatoo Spud Figures!

How to Win:

To win the Master Replica's ROTS Anakin LE Saber  you need to guess the number of the ROTS Gentle Giant

Anakin Skywalker (Darth Vader Reveal) in Yoda027's collection! The person who is the closest will win it!

You will have a chance at up to 6 Total Guesses during the month!

 

Example: Sam guesses 5000 as the number and I have 4,997. Sam would win as

long as no-one else had 4,996, 98, 99 or 5000. In the event of a tie, it will be the person who is the closest

without going over, in the event 2 or more people get the same number, then a winner will be selected at

random from all the correct entries. That mini-bust had a run of 5000.

 

How do I send in Guesses to win the LE?

 

You can enter once via normal e-mail and then there are up to 5 bonus guesses (Not to exceed 6 guesses per person for the contest)

 

Everyone gets one "free" guess, simply e-mail Yodasnews@gmail.com with the

subject line "Guess It Game Entry 1" with your guess and your guess will be entered!

Bonus 1: Send in a picture of you collection to be added to our collectors collection page and get one additional guess (4 pics minimum), you can send your collection photos to Yodasnews@gmail.com subject line "Guess It Game Bonus Entry 1"

Bonus 2: If you are not yet a registered member of our forums, sign up and post 10 time or more in 30 days and get a bonus entry (you will need to send your new forum name in with your guess once your post count hits 10). Once you have done so, email Yodasnews@gmail.com subject line "Guess It Game Bonus Entry 2"

Bonus 3: Answer random Trivia Questions Posted in the contest section of our forums and get a bonus guess for a correct answer. These will be awarded on the spot, no e-mail required.

Bonus 4 and 5: To be Announced Later!

Also, we will have at least a case of the R2's to giveaway, they will be exclusive to forum members and we will give at least one a week away, see the contest section of our forums for updates on these!

HAVE FUN AND GOOD LUCK!

*Terms and Conditions for the Guess It  Contest: 

*Winner of the Prize mentioned above  will be the person who guesses the closest to the actual number of the Gentle Giant Bust in Yoda027's collection.  If the winner is located outside the USA, they agree to pay all shipping charges. If you do not agree to that, please do not send in your entry. Yodasnews.com will pay the shipping if the winner is located in the United States. One guess per member, up to five possible bonus guesses allowed per the provisions of the contest.  Winner will be required to send us  your full name and mailing address; incomplete entries will not be honored. Phone number may be required from the winner for shipping purposes due to the value of the item.  If you wish to have your items insured you may pay for that service and we will do so at your request once payment has been received. All items will be shipped with USPS or UPS depending on size.

By submitting your entry, you grant Yodanews.com the right to print your name (first name only and state if you prefer) on the website as the winners are announced each day. All picture submissions must be via e-mail, and you also agree to allow us to use that image and post it on our website for this and future promotions. No Items will be shipped until the conclusion of the giveaway, then please allow 2-4 weeks for processing, packing, and shipping. You will be notified via e-mail when your prize has been shipped.

Yodasnews.com reserves the right to change any prizes or cancel this giveaway at anytime, should it become necessary. You must send in your entries using the correct links and addresses on this page; if you send to any other address your entry will not be accepted!

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Previous Contests:

Older Contest: 7/24/2006 to 8/15/2006 ENDED

SPONSORED BY:

Razor's Edge Collectibles

www.razorsedgecollectibles.com

All you need to do to have a chance at winning a Gentle Giant Qui -Gon Jnn Mini Bust is to look around Yodasnews.com and find where Jinn is hiding!

Once you find where he is hiding, you need to send your entry with the exact location (example: Jinn is on the member collections page under Yoda027)to us via e-mail by clicking here or e-mail us direct at Yodasnews@gmail.com with the subject line "I found Jinn"! Finding the image does not mean you win, finding it and sending in the correct location gives you one entry into the drawing for him.

Only one entry per person, per e-mail address. This is a random drawing from each correct entry that is sent in!

*Terms and Conditions for the Jinn Contest: 

*Winner of the Prize mentioned above  will be selected at random from all the correct entries that are submitted  on or around 8/15/2006. Iif the winner is located outside the USA, they agree to pay all shipping charges. If you do not agree to that, please do not send in your entry. Yodasnews.com will pay the shipping if the winner is located in the United States. One entry per member, multiple entries from the same member will void all entries.  Winner will be required to send us  your full name and mailing address; incomplete entries will not be honored. Phone number may be required from the winner for shipping purposes due to the value of the item.  If you wish to have your items insured you may pay for that service and we will do so at your request once payment has been received. All items will be shipped with USPS or UPS depending on size.

By submitting your entry, you grant Yodanews.com the right to print your name (first name only and state if you prefer) on the website as the winners are announced each day. All picture submissions must be via e-mail, and you also agree to allow us to use that image and post it on our website for this and future promotions. No Items will be shipped until the conclusion of the giveaway, then please allow 2-4 weeks for processing, packing, and shipping. You will be notified via e-mail when your prize has been shipped.

Yodasnews.com reserves the right to change any prizes or cancel this giveaway at anytime, should it become necessary. You must send in your entries using the correct links and addresses on this page; if you send to any other address your entry will not be accepted!

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6/7/2006 to 6/31/2006 Winner ALAN D.

SPONSORED BY:

www.andrewstoyz.com

The June Contest, sponsored by our friends at www.andrewstoyz.com (be sure to check out the new site design if you haven't yet) will be for a Code 3 ROTJ Sculpted Movie Poster.

All you need to do to have a chance at winning is send in one paragraph, under 100 words of what Star Wars means to you*. The winner will be picked by the non-participating staff members on or around July 1, 2006. Only one entry per person, per e-mail address. Send your entries by clicking here or e-mail us direct at Yodasnews@gmail.com with the subject line Star Wars in under 100! This is not a random drawing, each entry will be read and one winner will be picked.

Material: Resin

Dimensions: 8" x 10 1/2" x 2 1/2"

Edition Quantity: 3,000Return of the JediThe Return Of The Jedi Style A is a very common and well known work of art painted by Tim Reamer. The art direction was done by Paykos-Phior design studio. Legend has it that the hands holding the lightsaber are thought to be that of George Lucas himself. The raised hands with the lightsaber are reminiscent of the Tom Jung ANH Style A poster. In this sculpted version of the Return of the Jedi poster the lightsaber is coming out of the poster and you almost expect it to light up and spring into action.

*Terms and Conditions for the June Contest: 

*Winner of the Prize mentioned above  will selected based upon the entry  on or around 7/1/2006 from all entries received. Due to the size of this item, if the winner is located outside the USA, they agree to pay all shipping charges. If you do not agree to that, please do not send in your entry. Yodasnews.com will pay the shipping if the winner is located in the United States. One entry per member, multiple entries from the same member will void all entries.  Winner will be required to send us  your full name and mailing address; incomplete entries will not be honored. Phone number may be required from the winner for shipping purposes due to the value of the item.  If you wish to have your items insured you may pay for that service and we will do so at your request once payment has been received. All items will be shipped with USPS or UPS depending on size.

By submitting your entry, you grant Yodanews.com the right to print your name (first name only and state if you prefer) on the website as the winners are announced each day. All picture submissions must be via e-mail, and you also agree to allow us to use that image and post it on our website for this and future promotions. No Items will be shipped until the conclusion of the giveaway, then please allow 2-4 weeks for processing, packing, and shipping. You will be notified via e-mail when your prize has been shipped.

Yodasnews.com reserves the right to change any prizes or cancel this giveaway at anytime, should it become necessary. You must send in your entries using the correct links and addresses on this page; if you send to any other address your entry will not be accepted!

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 5/8/2006 to 5/31/2006:

WWW.NSIDECOLLECTIBLES.COM

For the month of May Northside Collectibles and Yodasnews have teamed up to give one lucky reader a Mace Windu Master Replica's FX Saber! This will be a great addition to any collection!

So how can you win? All you need to do is  look at the image below and tell us what you think it is. There are no right or wrong answers, each submission will get one entry in the giveaway (limit of five per person).  And we will select one winner at random from all the entries received. Click here to send in your guess! We will post the submissions when the giveaway is over!

*Terms and Conditions:

Winner of the Prize mentioned above will be picked at random on or around 6/1/2006 from all correct entries received. O Winner will be required to send us your full name and mailing address; incomplete entries will not be honored. Phone number may be required from the winner for shipping purposes due to the value of the item.
By submitting your entry, you grant Yodanews.com the right to print your name (first name only and state if you prefer) on the website as the winners are announced each day. All picture submissions must be via e-mail, and you also agree to allow us to use that image and post it on our website for this and future promotions. No Items will be shipped until the conclusion of the giveaway, then please allow 2-4 weeks for processing, packing, and shipping. You will be notified via e-mail when your prize has been shipped.

Yodasnews.com reserves the right to change any prizes or cancel this giveaway at anytime, should it become necessary. You must send in your entries using the correct links and addresses on this page; if you send to any other address your entry will not be accepted

 


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 4/3/2006 to 4/30/2006:

RAZORS EDGE VADER MANIA

FIRST PRIZE:

SIDESHOW 1/4 SCALE VADER

Since the last few contests for High End Collectibles involved trivia, hunting and hours looking around, this one is going to be cake, just click here and include your full name, mailing address, and email address and you are entered. You may enter once per 24 hours per person/email/home. Winner will be selected at random by the staff at RazorsEdgeCollectibles.com on 5/1/2006 from all the proper entries received. Phone number may be required of the winner for shipping. They will ship this to the winner anywhere in the world free of charge! Don't miss this one, click here to enter!***

SECOND PRIZE:

Hasbro Star Wars Cinemascape Darth Vader 17 Inch Statue

If you would like a chance to win the Cinemascape Vader, just be a member of the Yodasnews.com forums, have 25 or more posts in the month of April and register you name in this thread once you have 25 and you will be entered to win! Winner will be selected at random by the staff at RazorsEdgeCollectibles.com on 5/1/2006 from all the proper entries received. Phone number may be required of the winner for shipping. They will ship this to the winner anywhere in the world free of charge!***

THIRD PRIZE:

Star Wars 500th Figure Darth Vader Special Edition Case

If you would like a chance to win the Case of 500th Vaders, just be a member of the Yodasnews.com forums, have 25 or more posts in the month of April and register you name in this thread once you have 25 and you will be entered to win, the SECOND name pulled form the list will win the Case, the first name wins the Cinemascape! Winner will be selected at random by the staff at RazorsEdgeCollectibles.com on 5/1/2006 from all the proper entries received. Phone number may be required of the winner for shipping. They will ship this to the winner anywhere in the world free of charge!***

***Terms and Conditions:

Winner of the Prize mentioned above will be picked at random on or around 5/1/2006 from all correct entries received. One entry per member per day (24 hour persiod), multiple entries from the same member will void all entries. Winner will be required to send us your full name and mailing address; incomplete entries will not be honored. Phone number may be required from the winner for shipping purposes due to the value of the item.


By submitting your entry, you grant Yodanews.com the right to print your name (first name only and state if you prefer) on the website as the winners are announced each day. All picture submissions must be via e-mail, and you also agree to allow us to use that image and post it on our website for this and future promotions. No Items will be shipped until the conclusion of the giveaway, then please allow 2-4 weeks for processing, packing, and shipping. You will be notified via e-mail when your prize has been shipped.

Yodasnews.com reserves the right to change any prizes or cancel this giveaway at anytime, should it become necessary. You must send in your entries using the correct links and addresses on this page; if you send to any other address your entry will not be accepted
 

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Older:  3/16/2006 to 3/31/2006:

WINNER: IMPERIAL TROOPER (1FineCollector)

When? 

 Starts on March 17th 2006 and ends on  March 31th 2006 11:59pm EST

 

What Can I Win?

Code 3 Darth Vader's TIE Fighter direct from Code 3 Collectibles

 .

How Do I win?

During the next few weeks we will be posting Trivia questions about Star Wars, about Yodasnews.com, and about our forum member community! Each question has a point value and may be in the form of questions, images, links, and more! Your job is to answer as many as you can! You can send in your answers at anytime, but they MUST be sent in according to the next paragraph. No exceptions, only answers sent in using the below method will be counted. We have to do it this way to keep accurate accumulations of the points. Please read the terms as well before entering! Also, there is no penalty for incorrect answers, but you can only answer once for each question.

The person with the most points at the end of the contest will win. In the event of a tie, a tiebreaker to be determined later will occur.

You must send an email to Yodasnews@gmail.com with the subject CODE 3 TRIVIA. In that e-mail, ONLY list the number of the question, your answer, and the name you wish to use the for contest (this will be the name displayed on the tally sheet, which will be updated a minimum of 3 times a week) Example below:

TO: Yodasnews@gmail.com

Subject: CODE 3 TRIVIA

1) Yoda

2) Vader

3) Bob

Contest Name: Yoda027

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Topic Questions  

Point Value

 

3/17/06

Simply identify the forum member by his or her favorite smiley.

01. Rolling Eyes 1
02. non  1
03.   1
04. 1
05. admin 1
3/17/06

Star Wars Trivia

06.What happened to the lightsaber Luke Skywalker lost in Cloud City?   1
07. How many days after filming was wrapped did Return Of The Jedi open in theaters?    1
3/18/06

Identify the forum member by his or her signature. Keep in mind these may have changed since 2005!

 

08. Unlimited POWER!!! 1
09. "Off with the horns! On with the show..." 1
10. "There is no Zooropa--Only Zuul." Wink 1

11.
1

12.
1

3/18/06

Star Wars

Trivia

13. Aside from each having appeared in Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace, what do the characters portrayed by Pernilla August, Oliver Ford Davies, Samuel L. Jackson, Keira Knightley, and Ralph Brown have in common? 2
14. Which Star Wars actress also had a job at the Daily Planet? 2

3/19/06

Star Wars

Trivia

 

15.This thespian accepted a role in Revenge Of The Sith, but backed out after learning it would be a non-union production.
 
2
16.Although she never appeared on-screen in any capacity within the Star Wars universe, this professional model has been well-known as a popular character for nearly ten years. 2
17.What was C-3PO's response to R2-D2's first bit of beeps and whistles in The Empire Strikes Back? 2

3/20/06

Star Wars

Trivia

 

18. How did Francis Ford Coppola pay tribute to his good friend, George Lucas, and in what film did he do it?

2
19.What Star Wars actor was also associated with the earliest live action appearance of the Brotherhood of Mutants? 2
20.Fifteen years after being introduced to pop culture as Luke Skywalker, Mark Hamill went on an eleven-year mayhem spree. What city did he so famously terrorize? 2

3/21/06

Forum Member Avatars

and

Star Wars Trivia!

 

AVATARS
Identify the forum member by his or her avatar. Keep in mind these may have changed since 2005!

          

   


 

1 point for each one correct (possible 10 points)
22. Which Star Wars actor, despite the objections of Dr. Frank-N-Furter, lectured on and studied "the human animal" with a little help from the Boy Wonder? 2
23. After he caught Emmett and Austin cheating on a test, they were deployed in Pakistan. Who is this actor, and what role did he fill in five Star Wars films? 3

3/22/06

 Trivia!

 

24. Nearly 30 years after Sir Alec Guinness appeared in David Lean's classic Doctor Zhivago, the film's title was used in another motion picture as a euphemism for something originally belonging to someone you might recognize as a Jedi Master. What was the movie, and what item was the phrase "Doctor Zhivago" used to describe? 10

3/23/06

Day Off!

 

No questions today, it will give players a chance to catch up on the above! The last 7 days will have over 100 questions so you'll appreciate the break! 0

3/24/06

Star Wars

Trivia

 

 

25.He's been both a mentor from the hereafter and a terrible nemesis for the Man Of Tomorrow; name the actor and his role in the Star Wars universe.
 
2
26. What was the name of mercenary Arwen Cohl's closest male companion, and what species was he? 2
27. After a bit of a falling-out with George Lucas, this pioneer in his field took his trade to television, although the series needed over twenty years and a reinvention to achieve critical success, and more recently helped bring to life everyone's favorite web slinger. What is his name? 2

3/25/06

Day Off!

 

No questions today, it will give players a chance to catch up on the above! 0

3/26/06 to 3/30/06

Star Wars

Trivia

 

and

 Forum Trivia

 

28. Name the man behind the voice of General Grievous who might also be known to suggest that you bite his shiny, metal... well, you know. 3
29. What fictional time traveler appeared to his father as "Darth Vader"? 2
30. So you figured out which actress worked at Metropolis' most famous newspaper, but which Star Wars cast member actually owned the Daily Planet? 2
  31-98: 1 point each

WHO AM I?
Identify the forum member by the following statements. Every forum member with 100 or more posts prior to
January 1st, 2006 appears once (and only once). And there are four or five favorites with LESS than 100 posts who appear as well.

Good luck. You're gonna need it!

31. Noting the title of this quiz section, I think someone has "stolen my game!"

32. "YOU BETTER STOP YOUR JIBBER JABBER,... EAT YOUR VEGETABLES, STAY OFF OF DRUG!"

33. I am CC's babysitter.

34. I am one of CC's favorite sparring mates.

35. "Welcome to the best online community."


36. I was on the History channel last year.

37. "I love Astronomy. I'm a Gemini. Beware my lame jokes and sarcastic nature."

38. I vanished from the forums for nearly a year and a half while I helped a friend set up a company in
Hawaii.

39. "My favorite part (of TPM) is when Obi-Wan first unleashes on Darth Maul."

40. "Huked on Foniks Werced fer Me!" 

41. I finally proposed.

42. If you are the Best Man at a wedding, I advise that you shouldn't mention hookers in your toast.

43. I'm worried about my "size." 

44. "Not to brag but someone showed me his last night..."

45. We were pregnant for the third time!

46. I get down! And am now anticipating #5.

47. I am so HOT!

48. "I wasn't expecting sex but there it was."

49. I feel dirty after looking at backerman's artwork!

50. If I could be an animal, I would be a beaver, and my house would be the best house ever!

51. "A few weeks ago, desperately wanting to get home to sit on the throne, I topped 125mph in my car....."

52. I had an epic battle with CC and lived to tell the tale!

53. I had a most impressive Vader collection.

54. "you'd look kind of silly in jedi robes when you're eating in Mcdonalds."


55. I have a very impressive Master Replicas collection.

56. I just want an iPod, is that so wrong?!

57. I just bought an iPod shu
ffle, does that count?"

58. I am a ugly-ass Sith Lord.

59. I made some very cool smilies.

60. Just sit right back and you'll hear a tale - a tale of a terrible in-law!

61. My job is Customer Relations Project Coordinator (Universal Music Group Manufacturing site).


62. I tend to start random threads.

63. I'm a sponsor AND a forum member.

64. Same here! I frequent the Props & Movie Replicas board as well as the Gentle Giant board.

65. "I'm looking for GG mini-busts"


66. Ask me about the safety of Phenylpropanolamine.

67. I had e. coli.

68. "I hate getting screwed by doctors!"

69. "I want to be poked by a professional!"

70. I doubt my own existence.

71. "All the best to this "aceface". Is he a well-liked member of the community?"


72. I am a Carpenter by trade.


73. I am a Blink-182 FREAK!


74. "Do you think Yoda has stinky feet?"

75. My birthday is the same as George Lucas's.

76. I collect air sickness bags.

77. I drive a Ford Falcon (and I wash it every Saturday morning).

78. My first auto was a 1976
Plymouth Fury Sport 360 4bbl.

79. Only I could be so bold.


80. I sleep with one eye open for fear that Beethoven may come down from the heavens and smite me for being insolent!

81. I have quite a few tattoos.
82. I was the first poster for the East Coast Store Reports section.

83. I was interrogated by Caped Crusader.

84. "I'm glad someone else is twiterpated by a broadcast journalist"

85. I went to
Hawaii.

86. I got banned for life!

87. "Hmmm, banned from a Star Wars forum? That's sad."

88. I love drinking 40's. 

89. A Carolan would certainly make my day.

90. I'm afraid of mice, but I love Leeann Tweeden.

91. I'm most afraid of my ex-girl friend and her mother.

92. "I had to call the police on a cashier at the store."

93. I'm a Lakers fan!

94. "F.U."

95. I saw Duran Duran live last night, and they were fantastic! They are a lot heavier live!


96. I'm a young Canadian whose favorite CD is "Kind Of Blue" by Miles Davis.
97. "I looooooveee Jack Johnson."

98. "Thees ees a great thread... FOR ME TO POOP ON!"



 

3/31/06

Name All 5 Actors Shown in this Collage!

 

 They all have some connection to Star Wars,be it movies, games, etc.

Also, there is only ONE right answer, some may "look" like many people but each image was found on the internet and is of a specific person and we are looking for 5 specific names. Good Luck!

 

17 points

Good Luck, and remember to follow the guidelines for submitting answers!

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Leader Board as of 4/1/2006 12:33am EST (Max Points as of now is 150)

Contest Name Total Points
1FineCollector 147*WINNER
ThreeX 141
TrapJaw 131
Caped Crusader 130
edlane75 128
JediFX 128
Wendy 128
Cirielle 128
ATATDriver 124
Francis12 126
XWing25 119
Mr.Peanut 114
Correction Fluid 111
Max_one 71
Clark 54
Dark_Iced_Jedi 49
DarthLII 48
YodaMan 41
THX-182 37
Vinal Cape 34
SilverClone 22
Sabe 22
StarWax137 17
Sleepless 15
JarJarSucks 15
Ranger X 15
Sal 14
Bob A. 10
GG131 10
StrmTrp1 10
SlaveLeia 10
Princess 10
Dj 7
Veronica 6
Paul 6
KaminoKid 6
Rdy3Die 5
YodaLover 4
5.0Stang 4
MaulMadness 4
terman123 2
CloneObi 1
SthLord 1
Brandon 1

Terms and Conditions: 

*Winner of the Prize mentioned above  will be picked at random on or around 4/2/2006 from all correct entries received. Due to the size of this item, if the winner is located outside the USA, they agree to pay all shipping charges. If you do not agree to that, please do not send in your entry. Yodasnews.com will pay the shipping if the winner is located in the United States. One entry per member, multiple entries from the same member will void all entries.  Winner will be required to send us  your full name and mailing address; incomplete entries will not be honored. Phone number may be required from the winner for shipping purposes due to the value of the item.  If you wish to have your items insured you may pay for that service and we will do so at your request once payment has been received. All items will be shipped with USPS or UPS depending on size.

The trivia questions have been compiled by non-participating staff members. The answers are final and are not up for debate. We have done our best to confirm all answers. Yodasnews.com has the final say on which answered are deemed correct.

By submitting your entry, you grant Yodanews.com the right to print your name (first name only and state if you prefer) on the website as the winners are announced each day. All picture submissions must be via e-mail, and you also agree to allow us to use that image and post it on our website for this and future promotions. No Items will be shipped until the conclusion of the giveaway, then please allow 2-4 weeks for processing, packing, and shipping. You will be notified via e-mail when your prize has been shipped.

Yodasnews.com reserves the right to change any prizes or cancel this giveaway at anytime, should it become necessary. You must send in your entries using the correct links and addresses on this page; if you send to any other address your entry will not be accepted

 3/1/2006 to 3/15/2006:

When?  Starts on March 1st 2006 and ends on  March 15th 2006 11:59pm EST

What Can I Win? Gentle Giant Scout Trooper on Speeder Bike Statue from Northside Collectibles.

How Do I win? Hunt Down ALL 14 images placed around Yodasnews.com and in the Yodasnews.com Forums and get entered to win! It's that simple! The images will look like the image below and each have a unique number (1 to 14). In order to get your entry you must send the location of each image to us before the deadline on March 15th 2006 at 11:59pm EST.  Please send just ONE e-mail when you have located all of the images to us @ Yodasnews@gmail.com. If you would prefer to send them as you find them, just please number each email by day so we can file them!

(And No, this is not where any will be)

 Please note the images will not be shown for the entire 2 weeks but will be kept up for at least 48 hours so that people that are not able to check several times a day still have shot. The image may be on any page that is linked from Yodasnews.com, including feature pages, image pages and even the forums (you will need to register in the forums in order to search them if you are not already a member, posting is NOT required to find the image or images). Any questions please feel free to ask!

You are free to team up with your collecting clubs or form groups in the forums to help each other out but please do not post the locations in a public place or forums. Remember each person who successfully finds all 14 images will be ENTERED for a CHANCE to win the Prize. Odds are based on the amount of correct entries received. In the event no correct entries come in, the prize will be offered again at a later date.

Terms and Conditions: 

*Winner of the Prize mentioned above  will be picked at random on or around 3/16/2006 from all correct entries received. Due to the size of this item, if the winner is located outside the USA, they agree to pay all shipping charges. If you do not agree to that, please do not send in your entry. Yodasnews.com will pay the shipping if the winner is located in the United States. One entry per household.. All entries must contain your full name and mailing address; incomplete entries will not be honored. Phone number may be required from the winner for shipping purposes due to the value of the item.

If you wish to have your items insured you may pay for that service and we will do so at your request once payment has been received. All items will be shipped with USPS or UPS depending on size.

By submitting your entry you grant Yodanews.com the right to print your name (first name only and state if you prefer) on the website as the winners are announced each day. All picture submissions must be via e-mail and you also agree to allow us to use that image and post it on our website for this and future promotions. No Items will be shipped until the conclusion of the giveaway, then please allow 2-4 weeks for processing, packing and shipping. You will be notified via e-mal when your prize has been shipped.

Yodasnews.com reserves the right to change any prizes or cancel this giveaway at anytime should it become necessary. You must send in your entries using the correct links and addresses on this page, if you send to any other address your entry will not be accepted.

Older Contests

Two Year Anniversary Giveaway Information!

Prizes have been donated from the sponsors below or purchased by the staff:

 

Very Special thanks to all of the above who helped make this year the largest

giveaway we have ever done with over 65 Prizes! Below is the planned and announced Giveaway for each day, there are also going to be between 10 and 15 unannounced giveaways for more great items all month long! All e-mail entries must include your full name and mailing address (incomplete entries will not be accepted). Please read all information before entering, including the terms at the end of this page.

 

Sunday, 2/5/06 Anniversary Kick off

Click here to be entered to win a Sideshow 1/4 Scale Luke Skywalker Statue.  The winner will be picked at random on 2/28/2006 from all e-mails received. One entry per household per 24 hours. All entries must contain your full name and mailing address; incomplete entries will not be honored. Phone number may be required from the winner for shipping purposes due to the value of the item. Due to the size of this item, if the winner is located outside the USA please see terms below*

We will also be giving away a Clone trooper 3 Pack (Maroon) at Halftime of the Super Bowl to one of the forums members who is logged in at that time!

Monday  2/6/06

Random Forum Member logged in will win A Holiday Yoda and a Yoda Battle Buddy!

Tuesday  2/7/06

Send in Pictures of your Collection (they will be added to our members collection page) and be entered to win a 500th Vader, a Deluxe Darth Vader (on table) and a Darth Vader Figure from ROTS (must get the images on 2-7-06)****

Wednesday  2/8/06

Be one of the first 5 to find the keyword (keyword will look different than all other text on the page and will be a single word) on the main page and then click here to send in what it was,  and get entered to win a Master Replica's  .45 Obi-Wan ROTS Mini Saber.##

Thursday  2/9/06

Random Forum Member logged in will win (1)Unleashed Utapau Warriors and (1) Unleashed Battle Droids**

Friday 2/10/06

Be one of the first 5 to find the keyword (keyword will look different than all other text on the page and will be a single word) on the main page and then click here to send in what it was and get entered to win a set of the new Galactic Heroes (1) Scout Trooper and Speeder Bike (1) Luke and Speeder Bike (1)  Luke and Han Solo.**##

Also, any new forum member who signs up and posts in this thread on 2/10/06 will be entered to win a NECA AOTC Snow Globe (this is a very nice piece, its big and weighs about 10 pounds):

Random Forum Member logged in 2-10-06 will be entered to win a Saga 12 Garindan and a VOTC Lando**

Saturday 2/11/06

Lazy Saturday, click here to be entered to win a .45 Scale Obi-Wan Kenobi Episode IV (ANH) Lightsaber Replica (Weathered Look) Brand new in Package!

Monday 2/13/06  to  Sunday 2/19/2006

 Take a picture of yourself in a interesting or unique (but safe) place with a sign reading, "Happy Anniversary Yodasnews.com",  and the best picture**** (as judged by the non-participating staff members) will win a Yoda Prize Package valued at over $200. This package  includes a long sold out and highly sought after ACME Yoda C3 Exclusive Charcter Key,  a Holiday Edition Yoda Figure, a Yoda Plush Buddy, a Clear Yoda Bust Ups Model, a Yoda ROTS Mouse Pad, a OTC Ask Yoda, and a $15 Gift Certificate to Northsidecolletibles.com. Send your picture to us right here (only one picture per person)

Also we will randomly be giving away items during that week to forum members and readers, so check each day to see how to win!

Monday 2/20/06

Be one of the first 5 to find the keyword (keyword will look different than all other text on the page and will be a single word) on the main page and then click here to send in  what it was and get entered to win a Unleashed Tusken Raider!**##

Tuesday  2/21/06

Random Forum Member logged in will win a Wedge Antilles Internet Exclusive Figure and a Vader 500th.**

Wednesday  2/22/06

And any new forum member who signs up and posts in this thread on 2-22-06 will be entered to win  10 Saga 2006 Cagno Protective Cases and a Yoda Clear Bust Ups Exclusive.

Also on Wednesday  2/22/06

 Whoever starts the topic in our forums on 2/22/06 that gets the most replies by the end of day (24 hours from 12:01am 2/22/06 EST until 11:59pm 2/22/06 EST) will win a Master Replicas Obi-Wan .45 Saber!

Thursday  2/23/06

Click here to be entered to win a Wedge Antilles Figure!**

Friday  2/24/06

Send in Pictures of your Collection (they will be added to our members collection page) and be entered to win a $15 Gift Certificate to Northsidecolletibles.com  (must get the images on 2-24-06)****

Saturday  2/25/06

 Random Forum Member logged in will win a Clone Trooper Mouse Pad!

Sunday 2/26/06

Be one of the first 5 to find the keyword (keyword will look different than all other text on the page and will be a single word) on the main page and then click here to send in  what it was and and get entered to win  (1)Unleashed Clone Trooper and (1) Unleashed Commando's and (1) ROTS Palpatine #35**##

Monday  2/27/06

 Whoever Starts the topic in our forums on 2/27/06 that gets the most replies by the end of day (24 hours from 12:01am 2/27/06 EST until 11:59pm 2/22/06 EST) will win a Jorge Sacul Figure with Star Case!

Tuesday  2/28/2006

 Announce the winner of the Sideshow 1/4 Scale Luke, and give away anything else we have left to folks posting in the forums that day (like more Unleashed Figures large and small, Galactic Hero packs, Gift Certificates and more surprises)

 

A Special Thanks Again to the sponsors below who Donated:

 

Terms and Conditions: 

*Winner of the 1/4 Scale Luke  will be picked at random on 2/28/2006 from all e-mails received. Due to the size of this item, if the winner is located outside the USA, they agree to pay all shipping charges. If you do not agree to that, please do not send in your entry. Yodasnews.com will pay the shipping if the winner is located in the United States. One entry per household per 24 hours. All entries must contain your full name and mailing address; incomplete entries will not be honored. Phone number may be required from the winner for shipping purposes due to the value of the item.

**Yodasnews.com will pay the shipping on all other prizes that are being awarded. Please note that some items may not be in mint or carded collectors condition and may be creased, or damaged in some way. All awarded prizes are final with no exchanges from Yodasnews.com or the donating sponsor.

***If you wish to have your items insured you may pay for that service and we will do so at your request once payment has been received. All items will be shipped with USPS or UPS depending on size.

****By submitting your entry you grant Yodanews.com the right to print your name (first name only and state if you prefer) on the website as the winners are announced each day. All picture submissions must be via e-mail and you also agree to allow us to use that image and post it on our website for this and future promotions. No Items will be shipped until the conclusion of the giveaway, then please allow 2-4 weeks for processing, packing and shipping. You will be notified via e-mal when your prize has been shipped.

##We will only send confirmation e-mails back to those people who are are the first 5 on the Keyword Giveaways, you may only Win one Keyword Giveaway during the length of this giveaway.

Yodasnews.com reserves the right to change any prizes or cancel this giveaway at anytime should it become necessary. You must send in your entries using the correct links and addresses on this page, if you send to any other address your entry will not be accepted.

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Sponsored by TheSaberVault.com!

January Contest! Star Wars Stories!

 

Yodasnews.com welcomes in the new year with the start of a new contest, Star Wars Stories. All you need to do is tell us the craziest thing you ever did as a Star Wars fan. Your story can be about anything you want, as long as it is "crazy" and about being a fan. These stories will be posted of the site for everyone to see, so please make it postable! The winner of the contest will be chosen by the site administrators.

 

The winner will receive a ROTS Master Replicas Anakin FX Saber courtesy of TheSaberVault.com. All entries must be received by January 31, 2006 (12pm EST). Please send entries to contest@kid4life.com with the title "Star Wars Stories" or click here to make it easy! We are looking forward to a great contest and a lot of laughs from all of you "storytellers". Pictures and small videos are also welcome!

 

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**PAST CONTESTS**

Live on the Edge Trivia Contest!

Sponsored by: RazorsEdgeCollectibles.com

10 days, 10 questions, and thousands of entries later we have our winners! Clayton M. from Pittsfield MA is the grand prize winner of the Barriss Offee & Luminara Unduli Maquette and Bob R. from New Kensington PA is the winner of the Hasbro 500th Vader! Thanks again for all who entered and played and look for a new contest in a few weeks!

Between 12-6-2005 and 12-15-2005, there will be 10 (Ten) Trivia Questions posted, (one per day), right here in this section. You have until the next question is posted to send the correct answer in*. Once the next question is posted here, we will no longer accept answers for the previous day's question, so  you'll have 24 hours (give or take) to answer each question.

Each household is allowed up to 10 (Ten) entries (one per day per question),  and you do not need to get all 10 to be entered, but the more you get right, the better your chances are to win. On 12-16-2005 we will enter all the correct entries and  the winner will be picked at random. As a special bonus for new readers, sign up in our forums ( click here to  register) and get one bonus entry (you must include your user name in one of the e-mails sent). Your item will be shipped to your direct from RazorsEdgeCollectibles.com. Have Fun and Good Luck!

Also, Razors Edge has added a second prize because of the amount of entries that have come in, the first name pulled will still get the Gentle Giant BarrissOffee and Luminara Unduli Maquette but I will also pull a second name that will get a Hasbro 500th Vader!

Trivia Question #10, December 15, 2005, 12:15am EST: DONE

 I was born in the UK and I once played a poulterer on tv.  I was in two of the six Star Wars films.  Who am I and who did I play in which films?

Click here to send in your answer or e-mail it to yodasnewstriviacontest@gmail.com with the subject Trivia Contest Day 10

Answer: The actor's name is Alan Ruscoe, and IMDB credits him for being behind the costumes of Plo Koon, Bib Fortuna, and Daultay Dofine in Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace, and Lott Dodd in Star Wars: Episode II - Attack Of The Clones .

Trivia Question #9, December 14, 2005, 1:00am EST: DONE

  I was born in 1937. In one year, I worked with Clint Eastwood, Gregory Peck, and David Prowse. What is my real name? What was the name of the character or characters I played in the Star Wars Saga? and what Star Wars movie or movies was I in?

Click here to send in your answer or e-mail it to yodasnewstriviacontest@gmail.com with the subject Trivia Contest Day 9

Answer: Kenneth Colley! He appeared in Firefox with Clint Eastwood, The Scarlet And The Black with Gregory Peck, and Star Wars: Episode VI - Return Of The Jedi with David Prowse.

The Characters he played were Captain Piett / Admiral Piett in Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back & Star Wars: Episode VI - Return Of The Jedi

Trivia Question #8, December 13, 2005, 12:15am EST:  DONE

 What species is Dar Wac, Chancellor Palpatine's Executive Assistant?

Click here to send in your answer or e-mail it to yodasnewstriviacontest@gmail.com with the subject Trivia Contest Day 8

Answer: Rodian

Trivia Question #7, December 12, 2005, 12:57am EST: DONE

What Actor is pictured below and who did he play in the Star Wars Saga. We need BOTH the name of the Actor and the Character he played for the entry to count! Good Luck!

Click here to send in your answer or e-mail it to yodasnewstriviacontest@gmail.com with the subject Trivia Contest Day 7

Answer: Matt Sloan as Plo Koon

Trivia Question #6, December 11, 2005, 12:37am EST:  DONE

What is the name of the Human Waitress in Dexter's Diner? (The Characters Name)

Click here to send in your answer or e-mail it to yodasnewstriviacontest@gmail.com with the subject Trivia Contest Day 6

Answer: Hermione Bagwa

Trivia Question #5, December 10, 2005, 12:10am EST: DONE

How does General Veers Die in the original screen play? (be as specific as you can)

Click here to send in your answer or e-mail it to yodasnewstriviacontest@gmail.com with the subject Trivia Contest Day 5

Answer: After blowing up the Shield generator, Veer's Walker is hit by an out of control Snow speeder. (please note there are several variations some more detailed, but if you have anything including the above, you got it)

 

Trivia Question #4, December 9, 2005, 12:46am EST: DONE

Who was the animator for the Star Wars Gangsta Rap Special Edition AND where was he/she born?

Click here to send in your answer or e-mail it to yodasnewstriviacontest@gmail.com with the subject Trivia Contest Day 4

Answer: Thomas Lee --- Taiwan

Trivia Question #3, December 8, 2005, 12:15am EST: DONE

What Actor is pictured below and who did he play in the Star Wars Saga. We need BOTH the name of the Actor and the Character he played for the entry to count! Good Luck!

Click here to send in your answer or e-mail it to yodasnewstriviacontest@gmail.com with the subject Trivia Contest Day 3

Answer: Brian Blessed, Boss Nass from Episode 1

Photo of Brian Blessed

 

Trivia Question #2, December 7, 2005, 12:55am EST: DONE

What Species is from the Planet Riflor?

Click here to send in your answer or e-mail it to yodasnewstriviacontest@gmail.com with the subject Trivia Contest Day 2

ANSWER: The Advozsec People

 

Trivia Question #1, December 6, 2005, 12:15am EST DONE

I was in Episode 3, Revenge of the Sith. I am a female. My characters first name and last begin with the same initial. I also had an uncredited part in Episode 2, Attack of the Clones and I was born in 1981. Who am I? **

Click here to send in your answer or e-mail it to yodasnewstriviacontest@gmail.com with the subject Trivia Contest Day 1

ANSWER: Amanda Lucas

**We are looking for the actresses name

 

*Correct Answer is to be determined by Yodasnews.com, in the event an answer is challenged, Yodasnews.com will make the final determination!

 

Click here for older contest