Announcing The Rose of Versailles Haiku contest winners!

The results for The Rose of Versailles Haiku contest, run together with Anime News Network, are in! Thank you to everyone who participated. We had almost 500 submissions and picking winners was incredibly difficult.

And the winners are (drum-roll please!):



Grand Prize
will receive an autograph from The Rose of Versailles creator, Riyoko Ikeda,
and the complete series on 2 limited edition DVD box-sets from Right Stuf


Born to be a Queen
She was all I had hoped for
But then the world changed

by Lilith Casler (Newton, NJ)  

1st Runner Up
will receive an autograph from The Rose of Versailles creator, Riyoko Ikeda, 
and Viki headphones and t-shirt
 
Guardian Oscar
A daughter born as a son
Marie’s life is yours

by Lynette (Damascus, MD)

2nd Runner Up
will receive the complete series on 2 limited edition DVD box-sets from Right Stuf
 and Viki headphones and t-shirt
 
The flame burns brightest
In defiance of the night
But how brief that flame

by Su Han (Seattle, WA)

3rd Runner Up
will receive the complete series on 2 limited edition DVD box-sets from Right Stuf 

A sword and a dress 
Both only as powerful 
As she who wears them

  by Carl Li (Glendale, NY)

Honorary Mention
will receive Viki headphones and t-shirt
 
Oh my dear St. Just
What on earth is wrong with you
This guy is cray cray

by Ragukoon (Tuscaloosa, AL)



Don't miss The Rose of Versailles, the legendary anime series by Riyoko Ikeda, available on Viki very, very soon!