WATCH NINTENDO VIDEO SWEEPSTAKES ("SWEEPSTAKES") OFFICIAL RULES
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS SWEEPSTAKES.
Purchase will not improve odds of winning. Many will enter; few will win.
The Sweepstakes is sponsored by Nintendo of America Inc. (“Sponsor”), 4600 150th Ave NE, Redmond, WA 98052.
Eligibility: Sweepstakes is open only to residents of the 50 United States and District of Columbia. If an entrant is under 13 years of age, involvement of the entrant’s parent or guardian is also required, as described below. Directors, officers and employees of Sponsor and any of its respective affiliate companies, subsidiaries, agents, professional advisors, and advertising and promotional agencies, and immediate families of each, are not eligible to win any prizes.
Sweepstakes Period: The Sweepstakes begins at 12:00:01 AM (all times Pacific Time) on September 14, 2012 and ends at 11:59:59 PM on September 23, 2012. All entries must be received during the Sweepstakes Period to be eligible for the Sweepstakes.
How to Enter: There are two ways to enter:
(a) Entry via Nintendo 3DS and Club Nintendo account: Using your Nintendo 3DS game system, (1) go to home menu; (2) select Nintendo Video to launch the application; (3) watch the Dinosaur Office: Coffee Run video on Nintendo Video, and a banner will appear on the bottom screen for the Sweepstakes; (4) where prompted, enter your Club Nintendo user name and password and click “Enter.
(b) Entry via Postcard: To enter the Sweepstakes without being a Club Nintendo member or watching a Nintendo Video, hand print your first and last name, Club Nintendo member number (optional), email address, and phone number (optional) on a three and a half by five inch (3.5" x 5") postcard and mail it to: Nintendo of America Inc., Attn. Nintendo Video Sweepstakes Entry, PO Box 957, Redmond, WA 98073.. Unless you are already a Club Nintendo member, the email address and phone number you provide will be used only for purposes of the Sweepstakes. Limit one (1) entry per postcard received by Sponsor. All postcard entries must be received by Sponsor during the Sweepstakes Period to be eligible for the Sweepstakes.
Limit one (1) entry per person, regardless of method of entry. If you are found to have submitted more than one (1) entry, your entries will be disqualified.
Prizes: There are 10,000 prizes offered in the Sweepstakes. Each prize consists of a Download Code good for one (1) free download of the following video: “Dinosaur Office: The Remix” for the Nintendo 3DS game system. A Nintendo 3DS is required to play the video and is not included in the prize. Approximate retail value of each prize is $0.50. Odds of winning a prize depend on number of eligible entries received. Prizes returned as undeliverable or otherwise not claimed within seven (7) days after delivery of notification may be forfeited and awarded to an alternate winner. No substitutions or exchanges (including for cash) of any prizes will be permitted, except that Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value for any prize. Prizes won by a person who entered the Sweepstakes while under the age of 18 (a "Minor") will be awarded to a parent or guardian on the Minor's behalf. Limit one prize per household or address. All prizes are awarded "AS IS" and WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, express or implied, (including, without limitation, any implied warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose). All federal, state and local taxes associated with the receipt or use of any Prize are the sole responsibility of the winner.
Sweepstakes Rules: On or about October 1, 2012, 10,000 winners will be randomly selected from all eligible entries received. Each prize winner will be notified by email on or about October 8, 2012 using the contact information on file with Sponsor associated with the prize winner’s Club Nintendo account or as specified on the winner’s postcard entry. If an entrant selected to win a prize is under the age of 13 and submitted his or her entry through a Nintendo 3DS using his or her Club Nintendo account, then the winner notification and prize will be sent to the email address of his or her parent or guardian on file with Nintendo, and the parent or guardian will be responsible for delivering the prize to the winner and otherwise communicating with Sponsor regarding the eligibility verification and prize awarding process with Sponsor on behalf of the winner.
General Terms and Conditions: The Sweepstakes and these Official Rules will be governed, construed and interpreted under the laws of the State of Washington. This Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and municipal laws and is void where prohibited. Any provision of these Official Rules deemed unenforceable will be enforced to the extent permissible, and the remainder of these Official Rules will remain in effect. Entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned. Sponsor shall not be responsible for late, lost, illegible, incomplete, damaged or misdirected entries and accept no responsibility for any injury, loss or damage of any kind resulting from an entrant’s participation in this Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right to amend these Official Rules or to terminate this Sweepstakes. By entering the Sweepstakes, you release Sponsor from any liability whatsoever, and waive any and all causes of action, related to any claims, costs, injuries, losses, or damages of any kind arising out of or in connection with the Sweepstakes or delivery, misdelivery, acceptance, possession, use of or inability to use the prize (including, without limitation, claims, costs, injuries, losses and damages related to personal injuries, death, damage to or destruction of property, whether intentional or unintentional), whether under a theory of contract, tort (including negligence), warranty or other theory. Except where prohibited by law, entry into the Sweepstakes constitutes permission to use entrant’s name, city of residence, likeness and/or prize information, without limitation, for Sponsor's promotional purposes without further permission or compensation. As a condition of being awarded a prize, winners (and if winner is a Minor, winner’s parent or guardian) may be required to confirm such permission in writing and execute and deliver a written affidavit of eligibility, acceptance of these Official Rules, release of liability, tax forms, and other reasonable documentation. By entering, entrants certify that they have complied with these Official Rules and are eligible to win. For a copy of the winners list or these Official Rules, send a written request with a self-addressed, business-size return envelope to: Watch Nintendo Video Sweepstakes, Attn: Sweepstakes Administrator, Nintendo of America, Inc., 4600 150th Ave NE, Redmond, WA, 98052 Rules and by the decisions of Sponsor, which are final and binding in all respects. The Sweepstakes and all accompanying materials are Copyright © 2012 Nintendo. Nintendo properties are trademarks of Nintendo.