Hockey playoff beards start today! Is your chin adequately covered? The fine facial hair aficionados at Hothead Games would like to know. As game developers, publishers, beardcombers, and TriplePoint clients, the folks at Hothead want to ensure that America is prepared for the 2012 NHL Playoffs, both spiritually and… hair-fully. To that end, they’ve just released Big Win Hockey, an entirely free iOS hockey management game, so that everybody can have a virtual stake in the league. They are also challenging everybody to grow the ultimate playoff beard for a chance to win some swag. Grow scruff, win stuff!
From the press release:
Growing a playoff beard? Hothead Games wants to see your manly mane of facial hair. Send pictures of yourself and your playoff progress to firstname.lastname@example.org, subject line “Big Win Beard” for a chance to make it into the Hothead Games Big Win Beard Hall of Fame, and win Hothead swag and Big Bucks to spend on your Big Win Hockey team. Send before and after photos, a new picture for each round of the playoffs, or even a daily update!
And you can download the game, for free, here. That alone ought to put a good 3mm on your chin.