Stranger Things 3 Collectible Arcade Cabinet + One X Console Sweepstakes OFFICIAL RULES


1. SPONSOR

These Official Rules (“Rules”) govern the operation of the Stranger Things 3 Collectible Arcade Cabinet + Xbox One X Console Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”). Microsoft Corporation, One Microsoft Way, Redmond, WA, 98052, USA, is the Sweepstakes sponsor (“Sponsor”).

2. DEFINITIONS

In these Rules, "Microsoft", "we", "our", and "us" refer to Sponsor and “you” and "yourself" refers to a Sweepstakes participant, or the parent/legal guardian of any minor Sweepstakes entrant. By entering you (your parent/legal guardian if you have not reached the age of majority) agree to be bound by these rules.

3. ENTRY PERIOD

The Sweepstakes starts at 12:01 a.m. (PT) on Friday, July 5, 2019, and ends at 11:59 p.m. Pacific Time on Monday, July 15, 2019 (PT), 2019 (“Entry Period”).

4. ELIGIBILITY

To enter, you must be a legal resident of any Xbox Live supported region (https://www.xbox.com/en-US/live/countries), and be 18 years of age or older. If you have not reached the age of majority to contractually obligate yourself in the jurisdiction where you reside you must have consent of a parent or legal guardian.

Employees and directors of Microsoft Corporation, Netflix, Inc. and its subsidiaries, affiliates andadvertising agencies are not eligible, nor are persons involved in the execution or administration of this Sweepstakes, or the family members of each above (parents, children, siblings, spouse/domestic partners, or individuals residing in the same household). Void in Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Sudan, and Syria and where prohibited.

5. HOW TO ENTER

No Purchase Necessary.

There are three ways to enter (each an “Entry Method”), and you may recieive one entry per entry method by doing the following within the Entry Period:

Entry Method 1 Between 12:01 a.m. (PT) on Friday, July 5, 2019, and 08:59 a.m. PT on Monday, July 8, 2019 complete the following tasks:

      1. Visit Xbox social channels on Facebook and Twitter and read the posted promotional messages to discover the hidden Stranger Things 3 “Mind Flayer” promotional code. .
      2. Login to your legally registered Microsoft account and visit www.xbox.com/ST3 and click the link to “Take the ‘Mind Flayer challenge.”
      3. When prompted, enter the promotional code to defeat the Mind Flayer’ and receive a Mind Flayer promotional image and text
      4. Login to your legally registered Twitter account and if you have not already done so, complete instructions to follow @xbox on https://www.twitter.com/https://www.twitter.com/
      5. Tweet the Mind Flayer promotional image and text and include the hashtags#ST3Xbox and #Sweepstakes.

Entry Method 2: Between 9:00 am PT on July 8, 2019 and 11:59: p.m. PT on July 15, 2019 complete the following tasks:

      1. Login to your legally registered Twitter account and if you haven’t already done so, visit https://www.twitter.com/xbox/ to become of a follower of @xbox.
      2. Re-tweet the Stranger Things 3 sweepstakes post and include the hashtag #ST3Xbox and #Sweepstakes

Entry Method 3: Between 9:00 am PT on July 8, 2019 and 11:59: p.m. PT on July 15, 2019 complete the following tasks:

      1. Login to your legally registered Facebook account and visit https://www.facebook.com/xbox/
      2. Follow instructions to “Like” the Stranger Things 3 sweepstakes post.

All required elements must be included to be eligible for any Entry Method. All social media messages must be set to “public” or “unprotected”. Private messages will not be counted as entries for the purposes of this Sweepstakes. Limit one (1) entry per person per Entry Method.

We are not responsible for excess, lost, late, or incomplete entries. If disputed, entries will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the email address, social media account, or other method used to enter

This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by, or associated with, Twitter or Facebook. You understand that you are providing your information to the Sponsor and not to Twitter or Facebook. The information you provide will only be used for administering the Promotion and to contact you if you are a winner.

6. WINNER SELECTION, NOTIFICATION, AND PRIZES

At the end of the Entry Period, Microsoft will randomly select two (2) winners from among all eligible entries received during the Entry Period. Each winner will receive the following prize package:

  • Stranger Things 3 Collectible Arcade Cabinet intended only for display* (Approximate Retail Value $0)
  • An Xbox One X console (Approximate Retail Value $499)

* The Stranger Things 3 Collectible Arcade Cabinet item is designed for display purposes ONLY and is not intended for actual gameplay. By accepting this prize, winner(s) agrees to indemnify, release and hold harmless Microsoft Corporation and Netflix from any liability from any loss, liability, damage or cost that may incur arising out of or related to use of the item for any purpose other than display.

Potential winners will be notified via DM on Twitter or Facebook. You must be a follower of @xbox for us to contact you if you win. If a selected winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim a prize or fails to return any Forms, the selected winner will forfeit their prize and an alternate winner will be selected, time allowing. Three (3) alternate drawings will be held after which unclaimed prizes will remain unawarded. If you are a potential winner and you are 18 or older, but have not reached the age of majority in your place of legal residence, we may require your parent or legal guardian to sign all required forms on your behalf.

The ARV of electronic prizes is subject to price fluctuations in the consumer marketplace based on, among other things, any gap in time between the date the ARV is estimated for purposes of these Official Rules and the date the prize is awarded or redeemed. We will determine the value of the prize to be the fair market value at the time of prize award. Prizes are awarded “AS IS” with no warranty or any kind, either express or implied, including but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement.

The total Approximate Retail Value (ARV) of all prizes: US$998

We will only award one (1) prize per person during the Entry Period. No more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded. No substitution, transfer, or assignment of prize permitted, except that Microsoft reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value in the event the offered prize is unavailable. Prizes will be sent no later than 28 days after winner selection. Prize winners may be required to complete and return prize claim and / or tax forms (“Forms”) within the deadline stated in the winner notification. Taxes on the prize, if any, are the sole responsibility of the winner, who is advised to seek independent counsel regarding the tax implications of accepting a prize. By accepting a prize, you agree that Microsoft may use your entry, name, image and hometown online and in print, or in any other media, in connection with this Promotion without payment or compensation to you, except where prohibited by law.

7. ODDS

The odds of winning are based on the number of eligible entries received.

8. GENERAL CONDITIONS AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY

To the extent allowed by law, by entering you agree to release and hold harmless Microsoft and its respective parents, partners, subsidiaries, affiliates, employees and agents from any and all liability or any injury, loss or damage of any kind arising in connection with this Sweepstakes or any prize won.

All local laws apply. The decisions of Microsoft are final and binding

We reserve the right to cancel, change or suspend this Sweepstakes for any reason, including cheating, technology failure, catastrophe, war or any other unforeseen or unexpected event that affects the integrity of this Promotion, whether human or mechanical. If the integrity of the Promotion cannot be restored, we may select winners from among all eligible entries received before we had to cancel, change or suspend the Sweepstakes. Rules violators will be prosecuted to the full extent of the law and may be banned from participation in Microsoft Promotions.

9. GOVERNING LAW

This Sweepstakes will be governed by the laws of the State of Washington, and you consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the courts of the State of Washington for any disputes arising out of this Promotion.

10. WINNERS LIST

Send email to xbhelp@microsoft.com with the subject line “Stranger Things 3 Collectible Arcade Cabinet + Xbox One X Console Sweepstakes” within 30 days of July 15, 2019 to receive confirmation. Netflix, Inc. and each of their respective parents, affiliates and subsidiaries are not responsible for the promotion, administration or execution of this Sweepstakes.