November 12th, 2008

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Sporty Spec promo: Win Batgirl Barbie!

Holy Batgiveaway! Enter for a chance to win this kitschy Batgirl Barbie, brand new, in mint, sealed packaging (others currently selling for $59.99 on For the collectors, it's a "Barbie Pink Label Collection DC Superheroes Batgirl Barbie Doll." This is a photo of the actual item I'll be sending to the lucky winner:

How do you enter for a chance to win? Here's the fine print:

Official rules

1) Open to U. S. residents only. (Sporty Spec contributors are, yes, ARE eligible.) Void where prohibited by law. No purchase necessary.

2) Mention Sporty Spec: Games of the Fantastic in a journal/blog entry between November 12, 2008 and December 31, 2008. In your journal/blog entry, you must include the full title, Sporty Spec: Games of the Fantastic, a book description (at least one sentence) and this link to Sporty Spec:

(You can also find a book description on the page, if you need one.)

3) Send an e-mail with the URL for your blog post (so I can verify it) to: Make sure you include your name and postal mail address in the e-mail. Entries must be received by 11:59 p.m. PST on  December 31, 2008.

4) You may enter up to three times, but each entry must be sent in a separate e-mail and must contain the URL for a different blog post. (In other words, three entries = three different blog posts about Sporty Spec.)

5) The odds of winning depend on the number of entries received. The winner will be chosen by lot from all the entries received.

6) The winner will be notified via e-mail between January 2 and 9, 2009. The winner's name will also be announced on this blog.

7) The sponsor of the drawing is Raven Electrick Ink,