Score More With Xbox Sweepstakes | OFFICIAL RULES




 

1. SPONSOR

 

These Official Rules (“Rules”) govern the operation of the Score More With 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 are a minor) agree to be bound by these rules.

 

3. ENTRY PERIOD

 

The Sweepstakes starts at 00:01 a.m. Pacific Standard Time (PST) on Monday October 21, 2019, and ends at 11:59p.m. Pacific Standard Time (PST) on Friday November 1, 2019 (“Entry Period”).

 

4. ELIGIBILITY

 

To enter, you must be a legal resident of one of the following Xbox Live supported regions: UK, FR, DE, AU, US (void in NY and FL), (“Participating Region”) and be 18 years of age or older. If you are 18 but have not reached the age of majority to contractually obligate yourself in your legal place of residence you must have consent of a parent or legal guardian, who must agree to these Official Rules.

 

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 New York, Florida, Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Sudan, and Syria and where prohibited.

 

5. HOW TO ENTER

 

No Purchase Necessary.

 

You will receive one entry for each of the following Entry Methods completed during the Entry Period:

 

Entry Method via Twitter:

  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 hashtags #ScoreMoreWithXbox and #Sweeps.

Entry Method via Facebook:

  1. Login to your legally registered Facebook account and visit https://www.facebook.com/xbox to become of a follower of @xbox.
  2. Like the promotional post.

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

 

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.

 

WINNER SELECTION, NOTIFICATION, AND PRIZES

 

At the end of the Entry Period, Microsoft will randomly select five (5) First Prize winners; one (1) First Prize winner per Participating Region in a drawing from among all eligible entries received.

 

All currency is stated in USD. See https://www.msn.com/en-us/money/tools/currencyconverter or other publicly available currency converter tools for local values.

 

First Prize, one awarded per Participating Region:

 

Each First Prize winner will receive a token for 36,000 FIFA Points redeemable on the Microsoft Store (Approximate Retail Value each US$299.97) and will be entered into the Grand Prize Drawing.

 

Grand Prize, one awarded overall:

 

All First Prize Winners will be entered in a drawing and Microsoft will randomly select 1 Grand Prize Winner to receive a trip for two (2) people to attend ‘The North London Derby’, Tottenham vs Arsenal in London, England April 25th – 2020. Prize includes:

 

  • Round trip, premium economy class air transportation for winner and one (1) guest from a major airport near winner’s home to London, England;
  • Two nights (2) nights' double-occupancy accommodations at a hotel determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion (2 people, one room)
  • Travel allowance of $610.20 for winner only, traveler, provided in the form of a check from the Sponsor
  • 2 Tickets to attend the ‘The North London Derby’, Tottenham vs Arsenal game (“Event”)
  • The total Approximate Retail Value (ARV) of Grand Prize: US$6,000

The total Approximate Retail Value (ARV) of all prizes: US$ 7,799.82

 

All currency is stated in USD. See https://www.msn.com/en-us/money/tools/currencyconverter or other publicly available currency converter tools for local values.

 

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. Actual value may vary based on airfare fluctuations and distance between departure and destination. Winner will not receive difference between actual and approximate retail value.

 

Travel must be taken between April 24 – April 26, 2020 or prize will be forfeited. Travel and accommodations are subject to availability and blackout dates. All expenses and travel costs not expressly stated, including but not limited to, ground transportation, meals, incidentals, gratuities, passenger tariffs or duties, airline fees, surcharges, airport fees, service charges or facility charges, personal charges at lodging, security fees, taxes or other expenses are the responsibility solely of winner and guest(s). Unless child of winner, travel companion must be eighteen (18) years of age or older as of the date of departure and releases and must travel on same itinerary and at the same time as the winner. If winner is a minor, travel companion must be winner’s parent/legal guardian. Travel companion must execute liability/publicity releases prior to issuance of travel documents. Winner and travel companion(s) are solely responsible for obtaining valid passports and any other documents necessary for international travel. Travel restrictions, conditions and limitations may apply. If the winner lives within 300 miles of London, UK, ground transportation will be substituted for round trip air travel at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor is not responsible if the Event is delayed, postponed or cancelled for any reason, in which event that portion of prize is forfeited in its entirety and no substitution will be provided except as in Sponsor’s sole discretion. No substitution, transfer, or assignment of prize permitted, except that Microsoft reserves the right to substitute tickets to an alternative comparable Premiere League match if passes to the Event are unavailable for any reason.

 

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: $6,799.82

 

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. 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.

 

We will only award one (1) Grand and one (1) First prize per person during the Entry Period. No more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded. 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.

 

6. ODDS

 

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

 

7. USE OF YOUR ENTRY

 

Personal data you provide while entering this Contest 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 Contest and in accordance with the Microsoft Privacy Statement.

 

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 xcomint@microsoft.com with the subject line “Score More With Xbox Sweepstakes” within 30 days of October 31, 2019 to receive a list of winners.