Monster Cereal Collectibles Offered Through Special Contest

General Mills is rolling out a “monster” sweepstakes just in time for Halloween!

Everyone’s favorite spooky cereals–Franken Berry, Count Chocula and Boo Berry–will come with something extra special this season–if you’re lucky enough to win the Monster Cereal Sweepstakes that offers one-of-a-kind busts of the cereal mascots, as reported by A behind-the-scenes clip of the making of these works of art can be seen on this page.

These 20-inch-tall busts–that feature the likenesses of the classic cereal mascots–were created by award-winning Hollywood special effects wizard Karlee Morse. “I’m a big Halloween fan,” she said in a statement, “so the opportunity to work with these iconic Monster Cereal characters has been truly exciting.” General Mills, she added, “wanted to bring their characters to life in a way that’s never been done before.”

To enter the contest, just “like” the official General Mills sweepstakes post on Instagram (seen on this page), put your favorite Monster Cereal in the comments on the post and use the hashtag #MonsterCerealSweepstakes. Doing this will automatically enter you into the drawing for the busts. The contest runs through 11:59 p.m. (ET) on Oct. 22.

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*SWEEPSTAKES* The Monster Cereals are back! But you’ve never seen them like this. Award-winning special effects artist @kombatbaby brought our iconic Monster Cereal characters – Boo Berry, Count Chocula and Franken Berry – to life as three one-of-a-kind busts. And one of them could be yours. Here's how to enter the #MonsterCerealSweepstakes: – Like this post – Tell us which Monster from the Monster Cereals is your favorite in the comments below, using the hashtag #MonsterCerealSweepstakes NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Must be 18 years old to enter. Each comment equals one entry. One entry per person. The sweepstakes ends on October 22, 2020, at 11:59 p.m. ET. See the full official Monster Cereal Sweepstakes rules at the link in bio. #MonsterCerealSweepstakes

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So, enter the sweepstakes–and keep reading Horror News Network–as you enjoy your favorite breakfast cereal this Halloween season!

Thomas Tuna
Thomas Tuna
Thomas A. Tuna is a comic book veteran who began his writing career back in the ’70s with Charlton Comics, contributing to such horror titles as Ghost Manor, Haunted, The Many Ghosts of Dr. Graves and Ghostly Haunts. Most recently, he has served as a writer and editor (with more than a smattering of horror yarns) for such comic book websites as Hyper Epics and Red Moon Features. Some of his favorite horror flicks include Jaws, Salem’s Lot, Dracula (with Frank Langella) and Blade. His favorite horror comic books? Tomb of Dracula (by Marv Wolfman and Gene Colan) and Swamp Thing (by Len Wein and Berni Wrightson).

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