RARE GAME GIVEAWAY OFFICIAL RULES
SPONSORED BY: JJGames.com ("Sponsor")
1. Contest Period
The Rare Game Giveaway ("Contest") begins at 10:00 AM Mountain Standard Time ("MST") on August 26th, 2009 and ends at 11:59 PM (MST) on September 16th, 2009.
2. How Can I Enter to Win a Prize?
There are two ways to enter the Contest.
A. Purchase Entry: Make a purchase on JJGames.com (http://www.jjgames.com). Purchases made from JJGames through affiliate sites, auction sites, or other third party websites, including but not limited to eBay, Amazon, and Half.com, are not eligible.
B. Blog or Video Entry: Create a blog post or video with the title "Why I Should Win Nintendo World Championships" and explain why you should win the Grand Prize, Nintendo World Championships Gray cartridge. Then submit the url to your blog post or video using the online form at http://giveaway.jjgames.com/2009/08/submit-blog-or-video-entry.html.
All blog and video entries must be unique and of some substance. "Uniqueness" and "Substance" will be at the sole discretion of JJGames.com but general guidelines for entries are as follows:
Blog: At least one full paragraph. Single word or one sentence entries will be disqualified. A url can only be entered once.
Video: At least 15 seconds in length. A url can only be entered once.
3. How Often Can I Enter?
There is a limit of five entries per person. This includes any combination of entry methods.
4. Who Can Enter?
Open to legal residents of the United States 18 years and older. Employees of JJGames.com as well as the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings and children) and household members of each such employee are not eligible. Void where prohibited by law.
5. What are the Prizes?
Grand Prize: Nintendo World Championships Gray cartridge. Value $5,000.
2nd Prize: Nintendo World Championships Memorabilia package. Value $2,000
3rd Prize: Starfox Super Weekend cartridge. Value $250
4th-7th Prize: Caltron 6-in-1 cartridge. Value $150
8th Prize: Suikoden II disc, case, and manual. Value $100
9th-15th Prize: JJGames.com T-Shirt. Value $10
Odds of winning each prize vary based on the number of entrants.
6. How Are Winners Determined?
Winners for each prize will be randomly selected from all entries. The first randomly selected entrant will win the Grand Prize, Nintendo World Championships Gray cartridge. The second randomly selected entrant will win the Nintendo World Championships Memorabilia. The third randomly selected entrant will win Starfox Super Weekend. The fourth through seventh randomly selected entrants will win Calton 6-in-1. The eighth randomly selected entrant will win Suikoden II. The ninth through fifteenth randomly selected entrant will win a JJGames.com T-Shirt.
Each prize winner will be notified by email and/or phone at the email address or phone number given in the registration entry. The potential winner will be required to sign and return to Sponsor, within 10 days of notice or attempted notice, a current home address, and a W-9 tax form. If a potential winner fails to sign and return the W-9 within the required time period, the prize will be forfeited and it will be awarded to another randomly selected entrant.
By entering the Contest or taking receipt of any prize you agree to release and hold harmless JJGames.com and it's officers, directors, employees and agents (collectively, the "Released Parties") from and against any claim or cause of action, including, but not limited to, personal injury, death, or loss of privacy, arising out of entry in the Contest or receipt and use or misuse of any prize.
Except where prohibited, participation in a the Contest constitutes winner's consent to JJGames.com’s use of winner’s name, hometown and state for promotional purposes in any media, worldwide, without further payment or consideration; including, without limitation, placement on the Million Dollar Body homepage. Submitting a blog or video constitutes consent for JJGames.com to post the contents of the blog or video on their site with appropriate citation for the creator.
9. General Conditions
Void where prohibited by law. Contest is subject to all local, state and federal laws. Finalists and winners are solely responsible for any and all state, local and federal taxes. Prizes are not transferrable and may not be substituted, except at the sole discretion of Sponsor. The submission of an entry confirms your full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and Sponsor’s decisions, which are final and binding in all matters. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify the Contest, or any part of thereof, if any fraud, technical failure or any other factor beyond Sponsor’s reasonable control impairs the integrity or proper functioning of the Contest in any manner, or for any reason related to the administration of the Contest, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Contest or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.
8. Limitations of Liability
The Released Parties are not responsible for: (1) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by you or any other contestant, printing errors or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in any monthly Contest; (2) technical failures of any kind, including, but not limited to malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines, cable connections or network hardware or software; (3) technical or human error which may occur in the administration of the Contest or the processing of entries, prize notification and/or winner confirmation; (4) any lost, late, delayed, corrupted, undelivered or undeliverable entry or prize notification. Entrants are responsible for updating their contact information with Sponsor as necessary to ensure proper administration of the Contest. No more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded.
All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the you and Sponsor in connection with the Contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Colorado, U.S.A and resolved in Colorado courts, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of Colorado or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Colorado. Except where prohibited, you hereby agree that any claims, disputes or actions of any kind shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action and waive all rights to claim indirect, punitive, incidental, consequential damages and/or multipliers of damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses incurred as the result of participation in the Contest. The parties hereby agree to waive their respective rights to a jury trial of any claim or cause of action related to or arising out of the Contest. The scope of the waiver is intended to be all encompassing of any and all disputes that may be filed in any court and that relate to the Contest, including without limitation, contract claims, tort claims, breach of duty claims, and all other common law, regulatory and statutory claims. In the event of litigation, these Official Rules may be filed as written consent to a trial by court. If any part of these Official Rules is declared invalid or unenforceable by a court of competent jurisdiction, it shall not affect the validity of the balance of these Official Rules.
Entrant's personal information including name, phone number, and email address, will not be sold, rented, or distributed in any way to third parties. The Sponsor reserves the right to contact entrants regarding the Contest or other Sponsor promotions, events, or sales.
11. Winner’s List and Rules
For a winners list and/or a copy of these Official Rules, send a hand-printed, self-addressed, stamped envelope to JJGames Rare Game Giveaway at 7975 E Harvard Ave, Suite G, Denver, CO 80231. Winner list requests must be received by September 30th, 2010.
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