McFarlane/Midway Team Up for Video Game Sweepstakes
Friday, August 29, 2003

To celebrate the mid-October release of Midway Sports NFL Blitz Pro video game, McFarlane Toys and Midway Games have teamed up to send you to the Pro Bowl. Additionally, McFarlane is proud to offer their support in NFL Blitz Pro. Check out the stadiums to see McFarlane banners on the infield and the scoreboards.

The "McFarlane's Blitzing Your Way to the Pro Bowl" sweepstakes begins Monday, Sept. 1, 2003, and ends Monday, Dec. 15, 2003. To enter online, go to To enter by mail, hand print in ink entrant's first name, last name, street address, city, state, ZIP code, daytime phone number, email address and age on a 3-by-5-inch card and mail to "McFarlane's Blitzing Your Way to the Pro Bowl" Sweepstakes, PO Box 470928, Celebration, FL 34747. Winners' names will be posted on The sweepstakes is open to all legal residents of the 48 continental United States who are at least 13 years old as of Sept. 1, 2003. Please read the rules carefully.

The grand prize: One four-day/three-night trip for two people to attend the 2004 NFL Pro Bowl Game in Honolulu, HI, from Friday, Feb. 6, 2004 to Monday, Feb. 9, 2004. Includes hotel accommodations for three nights, two tickets to attend the 2004 NFL Pro Bowl Game on Feb. 8, 2004, and $500 spending money. First place prizes: 25 winners will receive a Microsoft Xbox video game system, an NFL Blitz Pro video game and a McFarlane Toys football action figure. Second place prizes: 150 people will receive a one-gallon Gatorade cooler. Third place prizes: 150 will receive a 32-ounce Gatorade bottle.

NFL Blitz Pro is the exclusive, 11-on-11 licensed smash-mouth football video game experience, delivering a sophisticated online feature set combined with its proprietary blend of lightning-fast, adrenaline-style gameplay. NFL Blitz has been reinvented, without leaving behind the edginess that has made Midway Sports the leader and only year-on-year successful publisher of extreme-style league-licensed sports video games.