ELDER SCROLLS ONLINE - XBOX ONE X SWEEPSTAKES


28th April 2019

OFFICIAL RULES


 

1. SPONSOR

 

These Official Rules (“Rules”) govern the operation of the Elder Scrolls Online – Xbox One X 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 are a minor) agree to be bound by these rules.

 

3. ENTRY PERIOD

 

The Sweepstakes starts at 12:01 a.m. Pacific Standard Time (PT) on Sunday April 28th, 2019, and ends at 11:59 p.m. Pacific Standard Time on Sunday May 5th, 2019 (PT) (“Entry Period”).

 

4. ELIGIBILITY

 

To enter, you must be a legal resident of the 50 United States (including the District of Columbia), or Canada (excluding Quebec), and be 14 years of age or older. Minors must have consent of a parent or legal guardian.

 

Employees and directors of Microsoft Corporation and its subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising agencies, and Promotion Parties 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.

 

Login to your legally registered social media account on https://twitter.com/xboxgamepass; follow Xbox Game Pass, if you do not already; and retweet the indicated sweepstakes entry post along with the Sweepstakes hashtag #ESOsweepstakes . All elements must be included to be eligible. The account settings for this message must be set to “unprotected” or “public” to be eligible. For doing this, you will receive one Sweepstakes entry. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by, or associated with, Twitter. You understand that you are providing your information to the Sponsor and not to Twitter. The information you provide will only be used for administering the Promotion and to contact you if you are a winner.

 

The entry limit is one per person overall.

 

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.

 

6. WINNER SELECTION, NOTIFICATION AND PRIZES

 

At the end of the Entry Period, Microsoft will randomly select one (1) winners from among all eligible entries. The winner will receive:

 

• 1 Elder Scrolls Custom Xbox One X; Approximate Retail Value (ARV) $449.00

• 1 Year subscription for Xbox Game Pass; Approximate Retail Value (ARV) $120.00

• 1 Year subscription for Xbox Live Gold; Approximate Retail Value (ARV) $60.00

 

All prizes are pending confirmation of eligibility.

 

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: $629.00

 

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.

 

8. ODDS

 

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

 

9. 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.

 

11. 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.

 

12. WINNERS LIST

 

Send email to xbhelp@microsoft.com with the subject line "Elder Scrolls Online – Xbox One X Sweepstakes" within 30 days of May 5, 2019 to receive confirmation.