Showdown Effect Caption Contest

The Showdown Effect beta key caption contest. Fight to the death or die trying.

We are giving away beta keys for Showdown Effect, the new multiplayer action game from Arrowhead Game Studios. This quirky shooter celebrates action movie cliches from the '80s and '90s. Getting your beta key is easy: simply caption one of the following images with your funniest retro action hero quote for your chance to win.

Dutch McClone

Lance Koboldski

Character Bio: A time-traveling Austrian searching for his identity.
Character Bio: A New York cop with only one day to go until retirement.

Hailey Skye

Shur Foo

Character Bio: A nerdy genius who will stop at nothing to uncover her Nobel Peace Prize-winning father's killer.
Character Bio: A peaceful pawn shop owner forced to unleash his kung-fu fighting power.

Prizing: We will be giving out a grand total of 49 beta keys for Showdown Effect via this contest page, along with Facebook and Twitter.

Guidelines on GameSpot:
- You must be a GameSpot registrant.
- Winners will be announced after the deadline on this page.
- Enter your caption in the comments below, making sure to include the character name.
- Entries must be received by February 19, 10:00 a.m. PST.
- Captions should be no longer than 160 characters in length.
- Submissions must include the following:
1) The image that you are choosing to capture.
2) The caption.
- You can enter to win here on GameSpot, or on our official Twitter and Facebook pages. There is no limit to the number of times you can enter.

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darkbeny
darkbeny

Lance Koboldski: "Yeah, but mine's BIGGER."

ogam1729
ogam1729

Lance Koboldsi

"Mhmm.. the last jelly donut"

Jim60360
Jim60360

Shur Foo:

"It's 'fried rice' you plick".

snake3rules
snake3rules

Lance koboldski

Ya know, they really need a "this way front" on this thing.....

J0rius
J0rius

Lance Koboldski

"Yippie-kai-yay, m***********!"

DreamsofGreen
DreamsofGreen

Lance Koboldski

"I'm getting to old for this sh!t"

snake3rules
snake3rules

Lance

Whoops!... There goes the retirement fund!

snake3rules
snake3rules

In case the last one was too many characters...

Hailey Skye

"Introducing Pantene pro-vengeance ... Specially formulated to make your hair healthy, manageable, and dred-like...."

snake3rules
snake3rules

Hailey Skye

"Introducing Pantene pro-vengeance ... Specially formulated to make your hair healthy, manageable, and dred-like... so you can forget about your hair, and get back to what's really important -- Revenge!"

snake3rules
snake3rules

Shur foo

"You have forced me to unleash my toe-popping, Michael Jackson Kung fu-style upon you ... hee-hee!"

snake3rules
snake3rules

lance koboldski

"There's a reason RPGs aren't standard issue for police officers ... it's called the flaming building behind me."

snake3rules
snake3rules

Dutch mcclone

"... 8...9...10 --- Ready or not, here I come, evil amorphous shadow entity!

TheThoughtless1
TheThoughtless1

Dutch McClone

"Never gonna give you up, never gonna let you" [shoots radio]

killdaan
killdaan

Haily Skye

I'm going to rescue my father  

because he didn't give my pocket money.

shaharpazpaz
shaharpazpaz

Dutch McClone
"I've seen the future, and you're not in it. Get it? cause you're dead"

Samparksh
Samparksh

Dutch McClone

"So what you're telling me is that I'm pretty much lost and confused.Right?That I might have to think about.But are you also saying that the Xbox has still not done away with the Kinect and the MP membership?That,my dear friend,beats me."

Samparksh
Samparksh

Dutch McClone

"Who am I,What am I,Where do I come from and when's the next Playstation coming out?

Samparksh
Samparksh

Hailey Skye

"Dad I'll get your Nobel prize back at the expense of playing Aliens:Colonial Marines.So,any proposals?"

Samparksh
Samparksh

Shur Foo

"Did I just hear you confuse my name with the word curfew?"

Samparksh
Samparksh

Lance Koboldski

"Certainly we'd be having Assassin's Creed 4 set in the Arkham Asylum.Wait......Where's Superman?

Samparksh
Samparksh

Lance Koboldski

"Did I hear you utter Aliens:Colonial Marines?"

Samparksh
Samparksh

Dutch McClone---------


"Anyone having a ticket for the CES 2047?"

Samparksh
Samparksh

Dutch McClone------------------

"Anyone having a ticket for the CES 2047?I'd rather fancy some great MicroSony announcements"

Samparksh
Samparksh

Hailey Skye---------

"Dad I might not be able to bring your Nobel Prize.But I'll get that Grammy from either Journey or the Girl With The Dragon Tattoo." 

Samparksh
Samparksh

Shur Foo---------

"JRPGs have never been my thing.Btw,where's Ni No Kuni"

Samparksh
Samparksh

Lance Koboldski----------

"I guess I won't see UDraw 2 after all"

ergobg
ergobg

Hailey Skye " I see you "

Pierce_Sparrow
Pierce_Sparrow

Shur Foo: I am sorry, Master Woo. I swore I would never use the Fists of the Burning Dragon again. Please forgive me for what I have done...and what I must do.

Pierce_Sparrow
Pierce_Sparrow

Hailey Skye: Oh, it's ONLY on the 30th floor, huh? Sure would have been nice to know there were armed gorillas guarding the elevators.

Pierce_Sparrow
Pierce_Sparrow

Lance Koboldski: Just one day. One day and I would have been on a beach, sippin' pina coladas out of a coconut with one of those little umbrellas. But nooooo, Lance. You HAD to take ONE last call. You had to take ONE last assignment. Well congratulations. Here's your prize: shoving a rocket up these guys @$$holes.

linkyshinks
linkyshinks

Lance Koboldski

"Hold still, I'll bazooka that verruca"

unfreak-believ
unfreak-believ

Not a caption, but someone should totally make a picture of Dutch pulled over in a DeLorean by a cop (Lance, perhaps) asking for his ID.

kleinster123
kleinster123

Lance Koboldski: I'm gonna need a bigger gun.

kleinster123
kleinster123

Hailey Skye: I bet your wondering who climbs ladders like this.

JBStone1981
JBStone1981

Lance Koboldski: "Yeah, but mine's BIGGER." 

lorider25
lorider25

Lance Koboldski : "It's just been revoked...wait...what?"

pathosfire
pathosfire

Shur Foo; It's times like these that I hope I got the right house.

pathosfire
pathosfire

Dutch McClone;  The shrink asked me what I saw in the inkblot test, and I screamed.  I'm still not sure why.

devilscry
devilscry

Dutch Mclone; come to the past they said, have a few laughs they said...i'm almost out of ammo..

snake3rules
snake3rules

@devilscry I like it, ha.... But two things... The die hard quote is "We'll get together, have a few laughs" .... And in my opinion it's just perfect there, forget the ammo line... Either way, well done, made me laugh!