Great Day Games Sweepstakes Official Rules
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE
YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
Introduction / Overview
Once Treats (entries) are earned you can elect whether to use all, none, or some
of your Treats toward a current sweepstakes. Any Treats not elected to be used for
a current sweepstakes are maintained in the account and available to be used in
the same manner for future sweepstakes. These Official Rules are for Arkadium’s
promotional activity on www.greatdaygames.com.
The Great Day Games Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is open only to legal residents
of the fifty (50) United States (including District of Columbia) who are eighteen
(18) years or older at the time of entry. Individuals that are eighteen (18) years
or older but reside outside of the United States are still able to earn Treats but
they can only be used to enter to win additional Treats and downloadable games.
Void in Guam, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and other U.S. territories and
possessions and where prohibited by law. Employees of Arkadium, Inc. or any of its
respective affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising agencies, or any other company
or individual involved with the design, production execution or distribution of
the Sweepstakes and their immediate family (spouse, parents and step-parents, siblings
and step-siblings, and children and step-children) and household members (people
who share the same residence at least three (3) months out of the year) of each
such employee are not eligible. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal,
state and local laws and regulations. Participation constitutes entrant’s full and
unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and Sponsor’s decisions, which are
final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes. Winning a prize is
contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.
Arkadium, Inc., 40 W 25th St, 4th Floor, New York, NY 10010.
The timing for each particular Sweepstakes will be displayed on www.greatdaygames.com
(the “Website”). Treats can be earned between January 1, 2011 and December 31, 2011
at 11:59 p.m. ET . At the conclusion of this period the Sponsor may elect to offer
a new set of dates to earn Treats. Sponsor’s computer is the official time keeping
device for this Sweepstakes.
4. How to Earn Treats Which Can Be Used as Entries
Go to Website and register. Registration is free. After you register you’ll be able
to earn Treats based on your play of games on the Website. Limit 100,000 Treats
per person per day. Multiple participants are not permitted to share the same email
address. Any attempt by any participant to obtain more than the stated number of
Treats by using multiple/different email addresses, identities, registrations and
logins, or any other methods will void that participant’s Treats and that participant
may be disqualified. Use of any automated system to participate is prohibited and
will result in disqualification. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete,
invalid, unintelligible or misdirected Treats, which will be disqualified. In the
event of a dispute as to any registration, the authorized account holder of the
email address used to register will be deemed to be the registrant or player. The
“authorized account holder” is the natural person assigned an email address by an
Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization responsible
for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted address.
All entries / Treats become the sole and exclusive property of Sponsor and will
not be returned.
5. Winner Selection
At the conclusion of the time period provided on the Website, Sponsor or an independent
judging agency will select one (1) Treats for each prize displayed on the website
in a random drawing of all valid Treats (entries) received. The entrant will be
contacted using the email address provided with the entry and may be awarded the
prize (subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with the terms of these
rules.) Sponsor’s decisions as to the administration and operation of the Promotion
and the selection of potential winners are final and binding in all matters related
to the Promotion. Winners will be notified by email or phone call. Failure to respond
to the initial verification contact within Five (5) days of notification will result
6. POTENTIAL SWEEPSTAKES WINNERS ARE SUBJECT TO VERIFICATION BY SPONSOR WHOSE DECISIONS
ARE FINAL AND BINDING IN ALL MATTERS RELATED TO A SWEEPSTAKES.
7. Verification of Potential Winner
Potential winner must continue to comply with all terms and conditions of these
Official Rules, and winning is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements. The
potential winners will be notified by email, after the date of random drawing. The
potential winners may be required to sign and return to Sponsor, within five (5)
days of the date notice is sent, an affidavit of eligibility, and liability/publicity
release (except where prohibited) in order to claim his/her prize if applicable.
If a potential winner of any prize cannot be contacted, fails to sign and return
the affidavit of eligibility and liability/publicity release within the required
time period (if applicable), or if the prize or prize notification is returned as
undeliverable, potential winner forfeits prize. In the event that a potential winner
of a sweepstakes prize is disqualified for any reason, Sponsor may award the applicable
prize to an alternate winner by random drawing from among all remaining eligible
8. Grand Prize
One prize (or more at the discretion of Sponsor) chosen by the Sponsor in its sole
discretion will be listed on the Website with that particular prizes estimated retail
value. Prize winner acknowledges responsibility for the payment of any and all local,
state and federal taxes on the value of Prize. Grand prize is non-transferable and
has no cash equivalent. Substitution of prizing by winner is not permitted. Sweepstakes
Sponsors reserve the right in their sole discretion to substitute any prize with
a prize of comparable or greater value. In the event that the winner chooses not
to accept his/her prize, or is unable to be notified, an alternate winner will be
randomly selected from all of the remaining entries. Winner is solely responsible
for all applicable federal, state, and local taxes.
9. Entry Conditions and Release
By entering, each participant agrees to: (a) comply with and be bound by these Official
Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor and/or the Sweepstakes judges which are binding
and final in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes; (b) release and hold harmless
the Sponsor and the Sponsor and each of their respective parents, subsidiary, and
affiliated companies, the prize suppliers and any other organizations responsible
for sponsoring, fulfilling, administering, advertising or promoting the Sweepstakes,
and all of their respective past and present officers, directors, employees, agents
and representatives (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from and against any
and all claims, expenses, and liability, including but not limited to negligence
and damages of any kind to persons and property, including but not limited to invasion
of privacy (under appropriation, intrusion, public disclosure of private facts,
false light in the public eye or other legal theory), defamation, slander, libel,
violation of right of publicity, infringement of trademark, copyright or other intellectual
property rights, property damage, or death or personal injury arising out of or
relating to a participant’s entry, creation of an entry or submission of an entry,
participation in the Sweepstakes, acceptance or use or misuse of prize (including
any travel or activity related thereto) and/or the broadcast, exploitation or use
of entry; and (c) indemnify, defend and hold harmless the Sponsor from and against
any and all claims, expenses, and liabilities (including reasonable attorneys fees)
arising out of or relating to an entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes and/or
entrant’s acceptance, use or misuse of prize.
Except where prohibited, participation in the Sweepstakes constitutes winners consent to Sponsor’s and its agents’ use of winner’s name, likeness, photograph, voice, opinions and/or hometown and state for promotional purposes in any media, worldwide, without further payment or consideration.
11. General Conditions
Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify the Sweepstakes, or any part of it, if any fraud, technical failures or any other factor beyond Sponsor’s reasonable control impairs the integrity or proper functioning of the Sweepstakes, 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 Sweepstakes or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or any other promotion or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.
12. Limitations of Liability
The Released Parties are not responsible for: (1) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by entrants, printing errors or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes; (2) technical failures of any kind, including, but not limited to malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines or network hardware or software; (3) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Sweepstakes; (4) technical or human error which may occur in the administration of the Sweepstakes or the processing of entries; or (5) any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes or receipt or use or misuse of any prize. If for any reason an entrant’s entry is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost, or otherwise destroyed or corrupted, entrant’s sole remedy is another entry in the Sweepstakes play, provided that if it is not possible to award another entry due to discontinuance of the Sweepstakes, or any part of it, for any reason, Sponsor, at its discretion, may elect to hold a random drawing from among all eligible entries received up to the date of discontinuance for any or all of the prizes offered herein. No more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded. In event that production, technical, seeding, programming or any other reasons cause more than stated number of prizes as set forth in these Official Rules to be available and/or claimed, Sponsor reserves the right to award only the stated number of prizes by a random drawing among all legitimate, unawarded, eligible prize claims.
Entrant agrees that: (i) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, or any prizes awarded, other than those concerning the administration of the Sweepstakes or the determination of winners, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; (ii) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved exclusively by the United States District Court or the appropriate New York State Court located in the New York County, New York; (iii) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes, but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (iv) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim 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. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. 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 Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of New York, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of New York or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of New York.
14. Entrant’s Personal Information
15. Sweepstakes Results
For Sweepstakes results go to http://www.greatdaygames.com/treats/redeemtreats.aspx.