UFC, THQ announce UFC Undisputed Fight Nation sweepstakes
THQ Inc. and Zuffa, LLC are giving UFC fight fans yet another reason to join in on the fun that is “UFC Undisputed Fight Nation,” the promotion’s official Facebook game.
The two organizations announced the news earlier today that a sweepstakes will be held in preparation for the upcoming event, “UFC 131: Lesnar vs. Dos Santos.”
The sweepstakes are open to residents of the United States and Canada who are over the age of 18. Those wishing to participate can sign up between now and May 6.
“The launch of UFC Undisputed Fight Nation earlier this year provided us with an invaluable way to share the virtual UFC experience in a social networking environment,” Danny Bilson, Executive VP, Core Games, THQ, stated in the official release. “Through announcement of the UFC 131 consumer sweepstakes, we look forward to engaging even more players on Facebook as they experience solid training tools, competitive gameplay, and tremendous replay value.”
The grand prize winner of the sweepstakes will receive a trip for two to the aforementioned event, which features Brock Lesnar and Junior dos Santos‘ heavyweight main event. The trip includes roundtrip airfare, the pair of tickets to the event, hotel accommodations, and stipend meals/spending money.
Also, one first prize winner will earn a $250 gift certificate to ufcstore.com, and ten second prize winners will receive $50 gift certificates.
“We love connecting with our fans via social media, especially with Twitter, Facebook, and UFC Undisputed Fight Nation,” UFC president Dana White stated, also in the release. “UFC 131: Lesnar vs. Dos Santos is going to be a huge event and we are excited to partner with THQ to help bring two lucky fans to Vancouver this June.”
Head over to Facebook.com today to sign up for the opportunity to become one of the sweepstakes winners.