X-Men fans rejoice for the latest movie featuring Marvel’s talented mutants, X-MEN: Days of Future Past, is now in cinemas across the world.

To celebrate the release of X-MEN: Days of Future Past, we are giving away five X-MEN hampers courtesy of the awesome folks over at Mountain Dew South Africa and their recent #DEWXMENDOFP campaign.

Each hamper is valued at over R500 and includes the following geek swag:

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[list_item]1 x luminous Hulk green Mountain Dew cooler bag backpack filled with Mountain Dew[/list_item]
[list_item]1 x X-MEN branded iPhone Cover[/list_item]
[list_item]1 x NuMetro movie voucher[/list_item]
[list_item]1 x X-MEN and the Wolverine Collection DVD movie box set[/list_item]

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To stand a chance of winning, all you need to do is uncover your hidden X-gene! But how, I hear you ask?

Simply head on over to the ‘Unleash Your X-Gene’ part of the Mountain Dew South Africa facebook page and fill in your details. Once your mutant powers have been revealed, simply post your newly acquired mutant ID number in the comments below.

We will choose five winners on Friday 30th May from all of the entries.

To help you out, I have included my revealed X-gene below to give you an idea of what to expect.

Vamers - Win With Vamers - Win X-Men- Days of Future Past Hampers with Vamers and Mountain Dew - Hans Haupt X-Gene

In addition to entering this rather ‘super’ competition, make sure to peruse the Mountain Dew South Africa Facebook page for some really great information about X-MEN: Days of Future Past. 

Discover cool secrets like how to access your own telepathic powers a la Professor X as well as interesting videos and interviews from the film’s cast members.

Good luck!

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The Win With Vamers ‘X-MEN: Days of Future Past and Mountain Dew’ competition closes at 23:59 on Thursday the 29th of May 2014. The person who provides the best submission, as judged by the Vamers staff, and who follows the competition instructions properly will be declared the winner of this competition. The judges’ decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into. The winner will be announced at Vamers discretion after the competition closes. Vamers and the prize sponsors, if any, will endeavour to deliver the prize within 2-8 weeks as described, however, cannot accept responsibility if the prize differs from advertisement in presentation or value. This competition is only open to residents of South Africa. Entrants under 18 years of age must seek permission from a parent or guardian before entering this competition. Entrants must be over 13 years of age or have parental consent to enter this competition. The prize consists of: 1 x Mountain Dew backpack cooler bag with product, 1x X-MEN iPhone cover, 1 x NuMetro complimentary voucher and 1 x X-MEN DVD boxset. There is no cash or prize alternative and all prizes are non-transferable. Only one grand prize winner per competition unless otherwise specified. Entrants are free to enter as many of the other competitions as they would like, however only one entry per person will be accepted in each competition. Winners use and accept prizes at their own risk. Vamers and the prize sponsors, if any, cannot be held responsible for any injury, accident or loss of property as a result of accepting and/or using the prize. Winners could be required to have their details disclosed for publication on radio, television, printed media and Internet publications. Vamers and the prize sponsors, if any, reserve the right to cancel the competition at any time and shall not be liable to entrants for any action whatsoever. Vamers reserves the right to alter competition rules or prizes at their own discretion. Alterations become effective immediately and entrants shall not have recourse against Vamers or the prize sponsors. This competition is not open to staff (or members of their immediate families) who may be associated with the Vamers website or prize sponsors.

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Owner, founder and editor-in-chief at Vamers, Hans has a vested interest in geek culture and the interactive entertainment industry. With a Masters degree in Communications and Ludology, he is well read and versed in matters relating to video games and communication media, among many other topics of interest.