Epic Games News: deviantART 'Gears of War 3' fan art contest winners

deviantART and Epic Games are pleased to announce the winners of the Gears of War 3” Gears United / Artists United Contest.

We’ve posted the top three winning entries – along with a zip file containing the top 100 – at Epic’s press ftp (please do not publish URL):

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deviantART member ~Aeonsend, creator of the grand prize-winning entry, “ Bring It,” is receiving $10,000 (USD), a Gears of War 3 Limited Edition Xbox 360 Console and deviantART rewards for a stunning depiction of Marcus Fenix silhouetted by a bolt of lightning.

Second place goes to “ Passage to Hell” by ~wwudesign, who is receiving $1,000, an Xbox 360 4GB Console, “ Gears of War 3” and deviantART swag for his wallpaper featuring COG soldiers against a daunting snow-drenched mountain vista.

Third places goes to “ Final Stand” by ~JerMohler and  ~Kapow2003, who are taking home $750, an Xbox 360 4GB Console, “ Gears of War 3” and deviantART prizes for their composition of a battle scene with a Cleaver-wielding Anya in the foreground.

Everyone else in the top 100 are set to receive $200 and a copy of “ Gears of War 3.”

We’ll be glad to answer questions and appreciate any coverage of this beautiful artwork.

PRESS CONTACTS:

Victoria Yarnish

Fusion PR for deviantART

victoria.yarnish@fusionpr.com

Dana Cowley

Epic Games, Inc.

dana.cowley@epicgames.com  


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