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EscoBlades
04-20-2016, 06:19 PM
“ASSASSIN’S CREED – PAX EAST SCAVENGER HUNT”
OFFICIAL RULES

No Purchase or payment Necessary to Enter or Win. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW OR REGULATION. PARTICIPANTS MUST BE 18 OR OLDER AT THE TIME OF ENTRY.This Competition is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with PAX East. You are providing your information to Ubisoft Inc. and not to Facebook, Twitter, YouTube or other social media platform] The information you provide will only be used in accordance with the Ubisoft privacy policy which may be viewed at https://legal.ubi.com/privacypolicy.

1. ELIGIBILITY: Assassin’s Creed – PAX East Scavenger Hunt (the “Competition”) is open only to participants who are residents of – i.e. actually live in - the USA and Canada – expressly excepting Quebec - and who are above the age of majority in their state and country of residence but in any event who are at least 18 years old at the time of entry. Employees, officers, and directors of Sponsor and its affiliated companies, subsidiaries, licensees, franchisees, distributors, dealers, sales representatives, advertising and promotion agencies, and any and all other companies associated with the Competition (collectively, the “Competition Entities”), and each of their immediate families (i.e., parents, spouse, siblings, children, grandparents, step parents, stepchildren and step siblings, and their respective spouses, and those living in the same household, whether or not related) are not eligible to participate. Subject to all applicable federal, state, provincial, municipal, territorial and local laws, directives and regulations. Void outside of the where prohibited.

2. SPONSOR: Ubisoft Inc. located at 625 3rd Street San Francisco, CA.

3. COMPETITION PERIOD: The Competition will begin 7am Pacific Time (“PT”) on Friday 22nd April 2016 and will end at 9am PT on Monday 25th April 2016.

4. HOW TO ENTER:

To enter the Competition, please follow the steps below. Specific dates and times subject to change:

Enter the Competition by:
1. To earn an entry form/“Golden Ticket”, the Entrant must head on over to any of Sponsor’s following partner’s booths at PAX and say the phrase “Insieme per la Vittoria!” to one of the reps there. Sponsor’s partners are as follows – Lootcrate , Intel USA [booth number 6068] and Astro Gaming [booth number 4072].
2. Once Entrant have his or her Golden Ticket, he or she must fill out legibly his or her details (Full Names, Email address – mandatory -, Twitter and Uplay username - if the Entrant has some) on the reverse of the ticket.
3. The Entrant must present the ticket to the attending Community Manager @EscoBlades between 10am – 5pm on April 22 or 23. He can be found at the Intel booth at these specific times [11am – 12pm and 4pm - 5pm both days]
4. The Entrant will be automatically entered into the raffle; the draw will be held Monday April 25 at 12pm EDT to pick 10 winners.
5. The jury will select, One (1) lucky winner (among the 10 winners) will be awarded with a trip to New York Comic Con 2016 with the Assassin's Creed Community team.


LIMIT: No other methods of entry will be accepted. Only one entry per person will be accepted. Entry in the Competition does not constitute entry into any other promotion, competition. By participating in the Competition, each Entrant, and Entrant’s parent/legal guardian, if Entrant is less than the age of majority in his/her country of primary residence, (collectively “Entrant” “Participant” “Player” or “You”) unconditionally accepts and agrees to comply with and abide by these official rules and the decisions of Ubisoft Inc., 625 Third Street, San Francisco, CA 94107 (the “Sponsor”), whose decisions shall be final and legally binding in all respects.

All entries are subject to verification by the Sponsor. Entries that do not meet the requirements specified below or otherwise do not comply with the Official Rules herein may be disqualified. Any attempted form of entry other than as described herein is void. Sponsor, in accordance with the Competition rules and regulations, will determine in its sole discretion, what constitutes a valid entry.

5. Prohibited Actions

During the Competition, Ubisoft may, at its own discretion warn, disqualify or ban any Entrant, without prejudice for the Entrant, that notably (without limitation):

o Registers to the Competition with multiple accounts;
o Colludes with other Entrants to create an unfair advantage;
o Uses any kind of cheats or hack;
o Does not comply in full with the current Official Rules;
o Has a behavior which, in Sponsor’s estimation, is unlawful, harmful, abusive, harassing, threatening, malicious, defamatory, libelous, untruthful, pornographic, pedophilic, obscene, vulgar, racist, xenophobic, liable to incite hatred, sexually explicit, violent, contrary to morality or is in any other way unacceptable.

6. PRIZE DRAWING:

Selection of Winners by Sponsor

On Monday April 25th 2016 at 9am PT, Sponsor will randomly draw 10 winners, among all valid Entries meeting the Competition requirements.

The winners will be ranked from 1 to 10 depending on the order they are going to be drawn:

The first participant to be drawn will be the first winner and will be awarded the Grand Prize (defined below).
The second will be the second winner and awarded the second prize etc…


7. PRIZES:

Only the Prizes listed below will be awarded in this Competition.

Grand Prize: 1 trip to New York Comic Con 2016 including flights. Transportation and accommodation.

Estimated Retail value (“ERV”): $2000


[B]2nd – 6th Prize(s): 1 Astro Gaming A40 TR headset bundle

ERV: $250 each

7th – 10th prize(s): 1 Lootcrate, 1 Assassin’s Creed Evie figurine, 1 Assassin’s Creed Jacob figurine and 1 Assassin’s Creed Phantom Blade replica

ERV: $150 per bundle


TOTAL ERV FOR ALL PRIZES AWARDED UNDER THE COMPETITION: USD $3850


Travel Accommodations:

To occur at New York Comic Con, one (1) round-trip coach class air transportation for Winner from a major commercial airport near Winner’s home (as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion) to New York and 3 nights accommodation at a hotel in New York (nights of October 6th – 9th 2016, standard hotel accommodation: one room, single or double occupancy, room and tax only). The choice of flight and hotel accommodations composing this Prize shall be decided by Sponsor at Sponsor’s sole discretion.

Ground transportation will be provided to the grand Prize Winner in lieu of air transportation if the Winner lives within a 100 mile radius of New York. The Prize does not include any out of pocket expenses, extras, catering expenses, transportation costs to and from the airport and/or to and from the Winner’s home or hotel, transportation costs during New York Comic Con, all of which shall be exclusively borne by the Winner.

Travel must occur on the above dates or Prize will be forfeited in its entirety without any further obligation to the Winner and may be awarded to an alternate winner, subject to time restrictions. Travel restrictions, conditions and limitations may apply. ERV of Prize may vary depending on point of departure, travel dates, ground transportation, and/or airline fare fluctuations. All elements of the Prize must be redeemed at the same time and no changes will be permitted after confirmation of any redemption.

Winner must possess valid government-approved travel documents and be willing to sign any other legal documents required by Sponsor. Sponsor and Competition Entities are not responsible for any cancellations, delays, diversions or substitutions, or any act or omission whatsoever with respect to the Prize. All air travel taxes and/or expenses, including applicable departure taxes or fees, inspection charges and security charges, insurance, meals, unspecified ground transportation, taxes, gratuities, travel insurance, bag check fees, parking fees, laundry service, food, alcoholic beverages, incidentals (including mini-bar), phone charges, merchandise, souvenirs, gasoline and other expenses not specifically identified in these Official Rules are solely the responsibility of the Winner. Winner must comply with all airline and hotel check-in requirements, including, but not limited to, the presentation of a major credit card. Unused components of the Prize have no redeemable cash value. All airline tickets issued in connection with the Prize are not eligible for frequent flyer miles, stopovers, upgrades and cannot be used in conjunction with any other promotion or offer. No changes will be made to travel details once any element(s) of the travel arrangements have been booked, except at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Lost or stolen tickets, travel vouchers or certificates or similar items, once they are in Winner’s possession, will not be replaced. No refund or compensation will be made in the event of the cancellation or delay of any flight. Travel is subject to the terms and conditions set forth in these Official Rules and those set forth by Sponsor’s air travel prize supplier, as detailed in the passenger ticket contract issued by such supplier. In the event the Winner engages in behavior that (as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion) is obnoxious or threatening, illegal or that is intended to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person, Sponsor reserves the right to terminate the Prize or other applicable experience early, and send Winner home with no further compensation.

All taxes on the Prizes are the winners’ sole responsibility. Prizes are not transferable or redeemable for cash. Sponsor reserves the right to make equivalent substitutions as necessary, due to circumstances not under its control. Prizes include shipping and handling costs to the Winners’ residence, where applicable. Odds of winning a Prize depend on the total number of eligible entries received. Winners may not transfer Prize to a third party. The Sponsor will not replace any lost or stolen Prize.

Prizes are provided “as is”. Entrants acknowledge that Competition Entities have neither made nor are in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the Prizes.

By participating in the Competition, the winners acknowledges that Competition Entities have not and will not obtain or provide insurance of any kind relating to the Prizes and that each winner will be responsible for obtaining and paying for any life, travel, car, accident, property or other form of insurance relating to the Prizes.

8. WINNER NOTIFICATION: Winners will be notified by e-mail, sent to the e-mail address provided on the entry form/golden ticket within Seven (7) business days from the Grand Prize drawing. Winner of the Grand Prize will be selected with respect to the Affidavit of Eligibility provided by Sponsor that he or she will have signed. Sponsor shall have no liability for any potential Prize winner notification that is lost, intercepted or not received by any potential Prize winner for any reason.

In the event of a dispute regarding who submitted an entry, the entry will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the e-mail account specified in the entry or. "Authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address.

Failure to complete and return the documents in the time noted, or if prize notification is undeliverable, will result in disqualification and an alternate potential winner will be selected and notified, time permitting.

9. ENTRANT REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES AND INDEMNIFICATION: Entrant represents and warrants to Sponsor that his/her entry is (i) completely the original work of the Entrant and was written or filmed solely by the Entrant, (ii) not copied from any other source or previously broadcast or otherwise distributed or disseminated in any media or format, (iii) not in the public domain, and (iv) not in violation of or conflict with the trademark, copyright, rights of privacy, rights of publicity or any other rights, of any kind or nature, of any other person or entity. ENTRANT AGREES TO INDEMNIFY, DEFEND, AND HOLD HARMLESS SPONSOR, THE COMPETITION ENTITIES, FACEBOOK, TWITTER, YOUTUBE AND ANY THIRD PARTIES AFFILIATED OR ASSOCIATED WITH THE DEVELOPMENT AND EXECUTION OF THIS COMPETITION, FROM ANY AND ALL CLAIMS, DAMAGES AND LIABILITIES ASSERTED AGAINST THE SPONSOR, THE COMPETITION ENTITIES, AND THE THRD PARTIES BY REASON OF ENTRANT’S PARTICIPATION IN THIS COMPETITION, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION (A) ANY BREACH OF THE ABOVE REPRESENTATIONS (B) CLAIMS FOR INJURY, LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND RESULTING FROM PARTICIPATION IN THIS COMPETITION OR ACCEPTANCE, USE OR LOSS OF ANY PRIZE AND (C) CLAIMS BASED ON RIGHTS OF PRIVACY, RIGHTS OF PUBLICITY, FALSE LIGHT, DEFAMATION, COPYRIGHT AND/OR TRADEMARK INFRINGEMENT RELATING TO THE SUBMISSION OR EXPLOITATION OF THE ENTRANT’S CONCEPT.

10. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: Sponsor, the Competition Entities, PAX East and any third parties associated or affiliated with the development and execution of this Competition are not responsible for problems downloading or uploading of any Competition-related information to or from the web site or for any other technical malfunctions of electronic equipment, computer on-line systems, servers, or providers, computer hardware or software failures, phone lines, failure of any electronic mail entry to be received by Sponsor on account of technical problems, traffic, congestion on the internet or the web site, or any other technical problems related to web site entries including telecommunication miscommunication or failure, and failed, lost, delayed, incomplete, garbled or misdirected communications which may limit an entrant’s ability to participate in this Competition.

WITH RESPECT TO CLAIMS RESULTING FORM DEATH OR PERSONAL INJURY (IN ACCORDANCE WITH APPLICABLE LAW IN THOSE JURISDICTIONS) ENTRANT HEREBY RELEASES SPONSOR, THE COMPETITION ENTITIES PAX EAST AND ANY OTHER THIRD PARTIES AFFILIATED OR ASSOCIATED WITH THE DEVELOPMENT AND EXECUTION OF THIS COMPETITION FROM ANY AND ALL CLAIMS DAMAGES, LIABILITIES AND ACTIONS (“CLAIMS”) WHICH MAY BE CAUSED, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, IN WHOLE OR IN PART, FROM ENTRANT'S PARTICIPATION IN THE COMPETITION, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION CLAIMS ARISING FROM: (I) TECHNICAL FAILURES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE MALFUNCTIONING OF ANY COMPUTER, CABLE, NETWORK, HARDWARE OR SOFTWARE; (II) THE UNAVAILABILITY OR INACCESSIBILITY OF ANY TRANSMISSIONS OR TELEPHONE OR INTERNET SERVICE; (III) UNAUTHORIZED HUMAN INTERVENTION IN ANY PART OF THE ENTRY PROCESS OR THE COMPETITION; (IV) ELECTRONIC OR HUMAN ERROR WHICH MAY OCCUR IN THE ADMINISTRATION OF THE COMPETITION OR THE PROCESSING OF ENTRIES; (V) ANY INJURY OR DAMAGE TO PERSONS OR PROPERTY, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ENTRANT'S COMPUTER, HARDWARE OR SOFTWARE; (VI) RIGHTS OF PRIVACY, RIGHTS OF PUBLICITY, FALSE LIGHT, DEFAMATION, COPYRIGHT AND/OR TRADEMARK INFRINGEMENT RELATED TO ENTRANT’S SUBMISSION; AND (VII) ENTRANT’S ACCEPTANCE, USE OR LOSS OF ANY PRIZE. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES; THEREFORE THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO ENTRANT IN WHOLE OR IN PART. FOR RESIDENTS OF GERMANY: THIS RELEASE DOES NOT APPLY TO CLAIMS AGAINST SPONSOR, ITS REPRESENTATIVES AND ITS VICARIOUS AGENTS FOR DAMAGES BECAUSE OF PERSONAL INJURY OR DEATH, AND TO CLAIMS FOR DAMAGES IN CASE OF INTENT OR GROSS NEGLIGENCE BY SPONSOR, ITS REPRESENTATIVES OR VICARIOUS AGENTS.

11. PUBLICITY RELEASE/ ASSIGNMENT OF RIGHTS: Acceptance of any Prize constitutes Prize winner’s permission for the Entities and use Prize winner’s entry materials, including video, name, photograph, likeness, voice, biographical information, statements and complete address (collectively, the "Attributes"), for advertising and/or publicity purposes worldwide and in all forms of media now known or hereafter devised, in perpetuity, without further compensation or authorization, and releases the Competition Entities from all claims arising out of the use of such Attributes.

All materials submitted to Sponsor shall become the sole property of Sponsor and will not be returned or acknowledged. As consideration for entering and participating in the Competition, Entrant agrees that Entrant shall relinquish any and all rights to the materials that Entrant submits. Submission of an entry grants the Sponsor and its agents the right to record, copy, publish, use, edit, exhibit, distribute, perform, merchandise, license, sublicense, adapt and/or modify such entry in any way, in any and all media, without limitation and without any compensation to the Entrant. Submission of an entry further constitutes the Entrant's consent to irrevocably assign and transfer to Sponsor any and all rights, title and interest in the entry, including, without limitation, all copyrights.



PRIVACY POLICY: Any personal information supplied by Entrant to Sponsor will be subject to Ubisoft's privacy policy posted at http://legal.ubi.com/en-US. By entering the Competition, Entrant is automatically registered as a member of the Sponsor's web site www.ubisoft.com (http://www.ubi.com/). As a result, Entrant may receive additional e-mail communication/promotions from the Sponsor as any of their members would. Any personal information supplied by Entrant in connection with the Competition will also be subject to the Sponsor's terms of use posted at http://legal.ubi.com/en-US.


13. ENTRANT'S PERSONAL INFORMATION: Participation in the Competition implies acknowledgment of the storage of personal data in the United States for purposes of administration of the Competition. The recipient of your personal data is Sponsor and Sponsor’s Affiliates. Entrants have the right to access, withdraw, and correct their personal data. Entrants may request such action by sending a message with the request, subject line "Assassin’s Creed PAX East Scavenger Hunt," to ac-comdev-team@ubisoft.com.

14. DISQUALIFICATION: Entrant agrees that Entrant shall not submit an Entry that contains (i) disparaging or obscene language, photographs or film (ii) nudity (iii) trademarks, copyrights and/or logos not belonging to Entrant and/or (iv) language, photos or film that is injurious to a third party and/or may damage a third party’s reputation. Entrant acknowledges that Sponsor expressly conditions its acceptance of Entrant’s submission on Entrant’s agreement of the preceding sentence, and if it is discovered that Entrant has violated such agreement, Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify Entrant’s submission.

Entries made on another’s behalf by any other individuals or any other entity, including but not limited to commercial Competition subscription notification and/or entering services, will be declared invalid and disqualified for this Competition. Any entries deemed by Sponsor, in its sole discretion, to have been submitted in this manner will be void. In the event a dispute regarding the identity of the individual who actually submitted an entry cannot be resolved to Sponsor’s satisfaction, the affected entry will be deemed ineligible

Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual who is found to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Competition, to be acting in violation of these Official Rules, or to be acting in an unsportsman-like or disruptive manner, or with the intent to disrupt or undermine the legitimate operation of the Competition, or to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person, and Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages and other remedies from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. No incomplete, forged, software-generated or other automated multiple entries will be accepted.

15. CANCELLATION: Sponsor reserves the right to cancel or modify the Competition if fraud or technical failures destroy the integrity of the Competition as determined by the Sponsor, in its sole discretion, and to award the Prizes based on eligible entries received prior to the cancellation.

16. DISPUTES: Except where prohibited, Entrant agrees that: (1) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Competition or any Prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and that by participating in the Competition, Entrant agrees that Los Angeles, CA will be the exclusive forum for any formal dispute resolution; (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Competition, but in no event attorneys' fees; and (3) unless otherwise prohibited, under no circumstances will Entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and Entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, indirect, punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the Entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Competition shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the United States and the State of California, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the state of California or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the state of California. For Residents of Quebec Only: Any litigation respecting the conduct of organizing a publicity contest may be submitted to the Régie des alcools, des courses for a ruling. Any litigation respecting the awarding of a Prize may be submitted to the Régie only for the purpose of helping the parties reach a settlement. For Residents of Germany only: This limitation to venue and the amount of damages does not apply if not permitted by law.

17. OFFICIAL RULES, WINNERS LIST: A copy of the Official Rules will be present at Sponsor’s Partners’ PAX East Booths [LR1] (http://forums.ubi.com/#_msocom_1) may be downloaded from forums.ubi.com for the duration of the Competition. A Winners List link will be available at forums.ubi.com and posted during the event. In addition, the Winners List and these Official Rules are also available by sending a stamped (Washington State residents may omit postage), self-addressed envelope marked "Assassin’s Creed PAX East Competition " C/O Joni Maybury to Ubisoft Inc., 625 Third Street, San Francisco, CA 94107.

18. ADDITIONAL TERMS:

© 2016 Ubisoft Entertainment. All Rights Reserved. Assassin's Creed, Ubisoft and the Ubisoft logo are trademarks of Ubisoft Entertainment in the U.S. and/or other countries.

The use of any Prize manufacturer or venue, name or trademark in connection with any of the Prizes is solely for the purpose of describing such Prize, and is not intended to suggest any affiliation or sponsorship.

The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision. In the event that any provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable or illegal, these rules shall otherwise remain in effect and shall be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or illegal provision were not contained herein.

THIS COMPETITION IS IN NO WAY SPONSORED, ENDORSED OR ADMINISTERED BY, OR ASSOCIATED WITH, FACEBOOK, TWITTER, YOUTUBE OR ANY OTHER SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORM. YOU ARE PROVIDING YOUR INFORMATION TO UBISOFT, INC. AND NOT TO FACEBOOK, TWITTER, YOUTUBE OR ANY OTHER SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORM.

Nothing in these Official Rules shall be deemed to exclude or restrict any of the winner's or the entrant's statutory rights as a consumer.