Game of Thrones Xbox One S All-Digital Edition Custom Console Sweepstakes | OFFICIAL RULES


8th May 2019


 

1. SPONSOR

 

These Official Rules (“Rules”) govern the operation of the Game of Thrones Xbox One S All-Digital Edition Custom 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 10:00 a.m. Standard Time (PT) on Wednesday, May 8, 2019, and ends at 10:00 p.m. Pacific Time on Wednesday, May 22, 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, Home Box Office, Inc. (“HBO”) and its subsidiaries, affiliates and advertising 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.

 

1. Login to your legally registered Twitter account and visit https://www.twitter.com/xbox/ to become of a follower of @xbox.

 

2. Re-tweet the promotional post and include the hashtag #GamerThrones and #Sweepstakes.

 

AND/OR

 

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.

 

 

1. Login to your legally registered Facebook account and visithttps://www.facebook.com/xbox/

 

2. Follow instructions to “Like” the Game of Thrones Xbox One S All-Digital Edition Custom Console Sweepstakes post

 

All required elements must be included to be eligible for either entry method. All messages must be set to “public” or “unprotected”. Private messages will not be counted as entries for the purposes of this Sweepstakes. By re-tweeting on Twitter or commenting on Facebook, you will receive one (1) entry into the 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 three (3) winners from among all eligible entries received. Each will receive one of the following Custom Xbox S Consoles:

 

(1) A Targaryn branded Game of Thrones Xbox One S All-Digital Edition Custom Console

(1) A Night King branded Game of Thrones Xbox One S All-Digital Edition Custom Console

(1) A Game of Thrones Inspired Xbox One S All-Digital Edition Custom Console

 

The Approximate Retail Value of each CustomConsole is US$599.

 

Consoles will be assigned to each winner at our sole discretion. 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 drawins 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$1,797

 

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, HBO, 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.ity 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 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.

 

9. USE OF YOUR PERSONAL DATA

 

Personal data you provide while entering this Sweepstakes will be used by Microsoft and/or its agents and prize fulfillers acting on Microsoft’s behalf only for the administration and operation of this Sweepstakes and in accordance with the Microsoft Privacy Statement.

 

10. 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.

 

11. WINNERS LIST

 

Send email to xbhelp@microsoft.com with the subject line “Game of Thrones Xbox One S All-Digital Edition Custom Console” within 30 days of May 24, 2019 to receive confirmation.

 

Home Box Office, Inc. and each of their respective parents, affiliates and subsidiaries are not responsible for the promotion, administration or execution of this Sweepstakes.