The “Kick-Ass Become a Superhero Contest” Launches

Lionsgate has launched a new contest for Kick-Ass, opening in theaters on April 16. Here are the details:

Have you ever dreamed of becoming a superhero? Like a REAL superhero? Well, now your dream can come true!

On behalf of Lionsgate, we’re excited to announce the launch of the KICK-ASS Become a Superhero Contest!

Visit to create your own superhero and win a cameo in Kick-Ass 2, the comic! The creators of the Kick-Ass comic, Mark Millar and John Romita Jr., will choose the winning kick-ass superhero!

Here’s how to start kicking ass:

1. Upload your picture, connect with Facebook or use your webcam to capture your superhero pose.

2. Add weapons, helmets, masks and superhero gear to create your best superhero.

3. Choose your superhero name and identity.

4. Encourage your friends to vote for your superhero!

The ten superheroes with the most votes will make it to the final round. One winner will be chosen by Mark Millar and John Romita Jr. and nine runner-ups will win Kick-Ass prize packs.

Gear up! It’s time to test your superhero skills!

The studio also sent the following promo trailer:

Source: Lionsgate