Valiant Entertainment is relaunching its X-O Manowar in April, and in a novel way to get retailers more interested they're running a contest with cash prizes totaling $600.
The X-O Manowar Video Review Contest encourages retailers to submit a brief 10-second review of an advance copy of the issue and share it on their store's social media. The publisher will choose one Grand Prize winner, who will receive a a $200 cash prize and a 1:500 X-O Manowar #1 metal variant, while four Runners-Up will receive $100 and a gold X-O Manowar #1 variant.
The deadline for retailers to enter is March 21, with the winners scheduled to be announced March 29.
In a page out of DC's "Rebirth" handbook, Valiant is offering X-O Manowar #1 fully returnable and with the maximum retailer discount, 57.5%.
X-O Manowar #1 is scheduled for release March 22.