Xbox One X Enhanced | Visit Xbox OFFICIAL RULES – UNITED STATES


1. SPONSOR

These Official Rules (“Rules”) govern the operation of the Xbox One X Enhanced – Visit Xbox 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 agen of majority to contractually obligate yourself in your State of residence) agree to be bound by these rules.

3. ENTRY PERIOD

The Sweepstakes starts Thursday 23rd May 2019 at 00:01 , and ends Thursday 30th May 2019 at 23:59 (“Entry Period”).

4. ELIGIBILITY

To enter, you must be a legal resident of the 50 United States (+D.C.) and be 18 years of age or older. If have not reached the age of majority to contractually obligate yourself in your State of residence (19 in AL and NE) you must have the consent of a parent or legal guardian to enter.

The Sweepstakes consists of a First Place Prize Drawing, conducted from amongst all eligible Sweepstakes entrants located in the 50 United States (+D.C.), and a Grand Prize Drawing conducted from amongst all winners of a First Place Prize Drawing. A First Place Prize Drawing will be conducted in the following Xbox Live supported regions: United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, Mexico, France and Germany.

Employees and directors of Microsoft Corporation 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, Region of Crimea, Sudan, and Syria and where prohibited

5. HOW TO ENTER

No Purchase Necessary.

There are two ways to enter the the First Place Drawing, via Twitter or via Facebook.

To enter via Twitter you must do all of the following within the Entry Period:

      1. Login to your legally registered Twitter account and visithttps://www.twitter.com/xbox/
      2. Re-tweet the promotional post and include the hashtags #VisitXbox and #sweepstakes.

To enter via Facebook you must do all of the following within the Entry Period:

All required elements must be included to be eligible. By either re-tweeting (Twitter) or Liking (Facebook), you will receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes per platform for a total of two entries. Limit one (1) entry per person per platform.

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 conclusion of the Entry Period, Microsoft will randomly select one (1) First Prize winner from among all eligible entries received in the 50 United States (+D.C.). The First Prize Winner will receive one (1) Xbox One X console, one (1) 12 months Xbox Game Pass subscription, one (1) set of promotional postcards, one(1) carry case and one (1) universal adapter only. The First Prize Winner will also gain entry into the Grand Prize drawing, pending confirmation of eligibility. Approximate Retail Value of First Prize, US$558.99

Then, the First Prize winner from each participating country will be entered into a drawing and one will be randomly selected to win the Grand Prize, a gift certificate of up to $5000 in credit to use at https://www.roughguides.com/ using the holiday planning services available.

Potential winners will be notified via DM on Twitter/Facebook. 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. If you are a potential winner and you are 18 or older, but are considered a minor in your place of legal residence, we may require your parent or legal guardian to sign all required forms on your behalf. Unclaimed prizes will remain unawarded.

The ARV of 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$7,023.99

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. Any un-used portion will not be refunded. Winner and his/her guests (if any) must travel on the dates determined by Sponsor or prize will be forfeited. Travel and accommodations are subject to availability and blackout dates. Winner and travel companion (if any) are solely responsible for obtaining valid passports and any other documents necessary for international travel. Travel restrictions, conditions and limitations may apply.

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.

By accepting any prize you agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Microsoft from any and all claims, demands, losses, damages, and liabilities, contribution or otherwise with respect to personal injury, death or property damage arising from participation in activities organized by Rough Guides.

7. ODDS

The odds of winning a First Prize are based on the number of eligible entries received in the 50 US (+D.C.). The odds of a First Prize winner winning the Grand Prize are 1:6.

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 “Xbox One X Enhanced – Visit Xbox” within 30 days of Thursday 30th May 2019 to receive confirmation.