Natsume Hosts Drawing Contest in Honor of Harvest Moon’s 10th Anniversary


Submissions Judged By Natsume, 20 Winners Will Receive Harvest Moon
10th Anniversary Prize Packages

Burlingame, Calif., September 2, 2008 – Natsume, a worldwide developer
and publisher of family-oriented video games, announced today that in
celebration of the 10th anniversary of the award-winning Harvest Moon
franchise, the company is holding a Harvest Moon Drawing Contest.

Over the years, a variety a different characters and animals have
appeared in the many Harvest Moon installments; now it’s time for the
fans to show Natsume who their favorite characters and animals are! To
participate in the in the Harvest Moon 10th Anniversary Drawing
Contest, participants must draw a picture of their favorite Harvest
Moon character and their favorite Harvest Moon animal. Submissions
must be received by Natsume no later than Friday, October, 17, 2008.

All drawings will be judged by the staff at Natsume, and the 20 best
entries will be selected.  The 20 selected winners of the Drawing
Contest will receive a Harvest Moon 10th Anniversary prize package
that includes: 10th Anniversary DS Lite Kit, official Harvest Moon:
Tree of Tranquility Strategy Guide, official Harvest Moon: Island of
Happiness Strategy Guide, 10th Anniversary plush Harvest Moon Cow,
10th Anniversary plush Harvest Moon Chicken, and additional goodies!

In order to qualify, all drawings must include the following:
1.      At least one character from any of the Harvest Moon games over the
past 10 years.
2.      At least one animal from any of the Harvest Moon games over the past
10 years.
3.      The size of your drawing should NOT be bigger than 8.5 x 11 inches
(letter size paper).
4.      On the back of the drawing, participants should include their name
(first and last), age, and mailing address.  For those who do not want
their real name posted if they win, please be sure to include a
nickname. (For winners who do not include a nickname, only their first
names will be posted.)
5.      Entries should be sent to:

Attn: Harvest Moon 10th Anniversary Drawing Contest
Natsume Inc.
1818 Gilbreth Road, Suite 229
Burlingame, CA 94010

6.      All entries must be postmarked by or before October 17th, 2008.

The winners of the Harvest Moon 10th Anniversary Drawing Contest will
be posted on Natsume’s website on October 31st, 2008!

Please note:
.       Any submissions that do not meet the requirements will be
automatically disqualified.
.       Only one submission per participant.
.       No submissions via e-mail.

For more information on the Harvest Moon Drawing Contest, please visit or

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