Atlus U.S.A., Inc. today
announced the winners of the "Make-A-Hero"
contest for its critically-acclaimed retro-sexy
action-adventure 3D Dot Game HeroesTM
computer entertainment system. The competition,
which challenged North American 3DDGH
adventurers to make a custom hero to end all
heroes in the game's powerful 3D Dot Game Heroes
character creation tool, received overwhelming
support from an endless stream of talented and
"Thank you to everyone who created and submitted
a custom hero for the 'Make-A-Hero' contest,"
beamed Aram Jabbari, Manager of Public Relations
and Sales at Atlus. "We were fairly certain it
would simply be a matter of crowning whichever
two or three submissions weren't inappropriately
phallic in nature, but to our extreme amazement,
there was an overwhelming number of awesome and
highly original submissions. Special
congratulations go out to 'TheRat' and their 'MANNON'
hero for taking the top prize, earning $100 in
video game credit from Amazon.com. Who could
argue with a shirtless man-tank armed with a
chest cannon? Precisely."
In addition to MANNON's impressive upper-torso
artillery, five other retro-sexy creations will
receive $25 in Amazon.com video game credit:
ASCII (by Triston), Sheepsuit (by Orison),
Bunnblade (by Ricks C. Anderson II), Birdie in a
cage (by townkinkykid), and Phoenix (by Jon
To celebrate the success of the "Make-A-Hero"
contest and to bring more attention to the
easy-to-use, incredibly flexible character
editor, Atlus released the "Heroes of Dotnia"
audition video, which gives fans a glimpse into
the grueling process of applying to become the
Hero of Dotnia.
3D Dot Game Heroes for PlayStation 3 system is
currently available in retailers across North
America with an MSRP of $39.99. For more
information, check out the official 3D Dot Game