Make us laugh and win stuff caption contest

Thanks for playing! We've announced a winner!

Make TechRadar US laugh and win stuff

Winner: After much deliberation filled with laughter, head scratches and of course, much difficulty, we are pleased to announce the winner of our contest is gtrain12 with the caption: "Darth Vader was furious with his replacement helmet off ebay."

Congratulations!!! Please contact Lily at with your email address, full name and physical address as soon as possible and we'll get started on sending you the prize. Please also see the official rules again for more information.

Thanks for submitting everyone! We'll have more contests and more prizes coming soon so keep checking back with TechRadar.

Original contest guidelines:

"I love deadlines. I like the whooshing sound they make as they fly by." We often think of this wonderful Douglas Adams quote during crunch time. It helps us crack a smile when we're working late through the night on a review or breaking news post.

Now you can be the one to put a grin on our faces. Just think up a clever caption for this photo and put it in the comment section below.

The funniest comment will win a prize package including a 120 GB Crucial M500 SSD (worth $129.99) and one three-year licence of the System Mechanic software from iolo (worth $149.95).

If you're already registered with TechRadar, make your comment in the comments section of this article. If you're new to TechRadar, registration is easy and takes a few seconds. Here are more instructions about the contest and prizes.

Quick and dirty version of how to play:

  • Contestants must be registered members of to participate.
  • TechRadar U.S. will post a picture on our site (it can be of hardware, the staff, or a tech event).
  • Contestants can submit their caption for the photo in the comments section of the post.
  • The funniest comment will win the item.
  • Only one entry per household.

Make your comment in the comment section below to play. Good luck!

The rules (the short version)

NO PURCHASE REQUIRED TO ENTER OR WIN. Open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and District of Columbia, and to legal residents of Canada excluding Quebec, who have reached the age of majority (usually 18+) in the state or province of their residence at the time of entry. Void where prohibited or restricted by law. Contest has one entry period: begins 12:00 a.m. PST on May 10, 2013, and ends at 12:00 a.m. PST on June 10, 2013. See Official Rules for additional eligibility restrictions, prize descriptions/restrictions/values, odds, and complete details.