Bungie Sparrow Racing League Film Festival Rules
Bungie Sparrow Racing League Film Festival Rules
NO PURCHASE OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING. THIS CONTEST IS A SKILLS-BASED COMPETITION.
SPONSOR: The sponsor of the Bungie Sparrow Racing League Film Festival (the “Contest”) is Bungie, Inc., 550 106th Avenue NE, Suite 207, Bellevue, WA 98004-5088 (“Sponsor”).
CONTEST DESCRIPTION: The Contest is a skill-based contest. The contest period (the “Contest Period”) begins at 12:00 p.m. Pacific Time (PT) on December 14th and ends at 11:59 p.m. PT on December 21st. Entries must be submitted during the Contest Period to be eligible to receive a prize. Sponsor will determine the timing of entries in its sole discretion.
ELIGIBILITY: To enter the Contest, you must be thirteen (13) years of age or older at the time entry (each an “Entrant”). Those under the age of eighteen (18) or under the age of majority in your jurisdiction must have permission from parent or guardian to enter. Employees, officers, directors, resellers, agents, affiliates and representatives of Sponsor and other participating partners, including their affiliated companies, parents, subsidiaries and advertising and promotion agencies (collectively, “Released Parties”), and their immediate families and members of their households are ineligible to participate in this Contest. The Contest is subject to all national, state, provincial and local laws. The eligibility of Entrants shall be determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion.
HOW TO ENTER: During the Contest Period, Entrants must visit the Contest website located at https://www.bungie.net/en/Community (the “Contest Website”) and follow the instructions to upload a submission of clips from Sparrow Racing in one of the following categories:
1. Rubbin’s Racin’
2. Barrel Roll Call
3. Sweet Rides
Each entry must:
1. Include the title of video clip
2. Share video clip by uploading file to the Contest Website
Entries must be the Entrant’s original, previously unpublished work. Entries may not contain material that is obscene, defamatory, libelous, threatening, pornographic, racially or ethnically offensive, or that violates any law. Entries must be appropriate for viewing by the general public, as determined by Sponsor.
There is no limit to how many entries an Entrant can submit. Entrants are encouraged to submit multiple entries, but each video can only be submitted once. Sponsor shall determine, in its sole discretion, whether an entry meets the eligibility criteria to participate in the Contest. Sponsor reserves the right to reject any entry for any reason. Sponsor’s decisions regarding eligibility and all other aspects of the Contest are final and binding. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of an Entrant, the Entrant will be the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at time of entry. "Authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization (e.g., business, educational, institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address.
PRIZES: There will be one (1) grand prize winner (“Grand Prize Winner”), three (3) category winners (“Category Winners”), and three (3) honorable mentions (one in each of the three categories) (“Honorable Mentions”).
Grand Prize Winner will receive a Limited Edition Destiny Playstation 4 (“Grand Prize”). The total approximate retail value of Grand Prize is $400 USD.
Category Winners will each receive one (1) of the following:
- Sparrow Racing League 3D models;
- Sparrow Racing League Controller Skin;
- Sparrow Racing League T-shirt;
- Collector’s Edition Strange Coin;
- Destiny Poster signed by the Sparrow Racing League Development Team; and
- MOTW Emblem
Total ARV of all Category Winners’ prizes is $60 USD.
Honorable Mentions will each receive one (1) MOTW Emblem. Total ARV of all Honorable Mention prizes is $0 USD.
Total ARV of all prizes combined is $460 USD.
Prizes are subject to change based on Sponsor’s sole discretion.
WINNERS: All eligible entries received during the Contest Period will be judged and scored by representatives of Sponsor. Sponsor will select the best entry based on a determination of quality and subject matter.
NOTIFICATION: Winners will be announced on or about December 24th. Sponsor will also notify winners who have their work displayed on the Bungie Blog in the Weekly Update by private message on Bungie.net. Entrants may be contacted by Sponsor by email and/or other means in connection with the Contest. Any notification returned as undeliverable may result in disqualification at Sponsor’s sole discretion. If a winner fails to return the required documentation by the specified deadline, the prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner determined by Sponsor. Acceptance of any prize constitutes permission to use the winner’s entries and his/her name, personal information and likenesses without further compensation, except where prohibited by law.
ODDS: The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received during the Contest Period and the quality of the entries submitted.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY: Ownership of the underlying intellectual property of each Entrant remains the property of its rightful owner, and no transfer of ownership shall be affected by virtue of participation in the Contest. Each Entrant hereby grants Sponsor the irrevocable, worldwide, royalty-free, fully transferable right and license to reprint, copy, transmit, display, reproduce, perform, use, create derivative works from, and exhibit any entry and/or materials and information submitted by such Entrant. This grant of right and license will be non-exclusive. Each participating Entrant hereby represents and warrants that any entry and other materials and information provided by Entrant are original to Entrant and do not violate or infringe upon the copyrights, trademarks, rights of privacy, publicity or other intellectual property or other rights of any person or entity, and do not violate any laws, rules or regulations. If the entry or information or materials provided by Entrant contain any content or elements that are not owned by Entrant and/or which are subject to the rights of third parties, Entrant represents he or she has obtained, prior to submission of the entry and information or materials, any and all releases and consents necessary to permit use and exploitation of the entry and information and materials by Sponsor without additional compensation of any kind.
Each Entrant represents and warrants that the entry and materials and information provided do not contain information considered by Entrant, Entrant’s employer, employees or personnel, or any other third party to be confidential. Entrant agrees that Sponsor has the right to verify the ownership and originality of all entries and that, upon Sponsor’s request, Entrant must submit a written copy of any release or permission Entrant has received from a third party granting Entrant the right to use such property. Entrant understands and acknowledges that in the event Entrant is selected as a winner based on an entry, and Entrant’s ownership, rights and the originality of the entry cannot be verified to the satisfaction of Sponsor in its sole discretion, or is in any other way ineligible, Sponsor may select an alternate winner.
GENERAL RULES: By participating in this Contest, Entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which shall be final and binding in all respects. Sponsor is not responsible for technical, hardware, software or telephone malfunctions of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incorrect, incomplete, inaccurate, garbled or delayed electronic communications caused by the user or by the equipment, platform, or software associated with or utilized in this Contest or by any human error which may occur in the processing of entries in this Contest. Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any Entrant that tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Contest or any website, including without limitation, Sponsor’s website; violates these Official Rules; or acts in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person. Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest may be a violation of criminal and/or civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person and Entrant to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsor's failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules will not constitute a waiver of that provision. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Contest if it is not capable of running as planned, including, but not limited to, infection by computer virus, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures or any other problems beyond the control of Sponsor, and, at its option, award the prize from among all eligible entries received prior to cancellation.
DISCLAIMER AND LIMIT OF LIABILITY: SPONSOR MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, REGARDING ANY PRIZE OR ANY ENTRANT’S PARTICIPATION IN THE CONTEST. SPONSOR AND RELEASED PARTIES (AS DEFINED ABOVE) SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS, DAMAGE, COST, OR INJURY THAT ARISES FROM OR RELATES TO PARTICIPATION IN THE CONTEST, OR WINNING OR USE OF A PRIZE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO: (I) LATE, LOST, DELAYED, DAMAGED, MISDIRECTED, INCOMPLETE, OR UNINTELLIGIBLE ENTRIES; (II) TELEPHONE, ELECTRONIC, HARDWARE OR SOFTWARE PROGRAM, NETWORK, INTERNET, OR COMPUTER MALFUNCTIONS, FAILURES, VIRUSES OR DIFFICULTIES OF ANY KIND; (III) FAILED, INCOMPLETE, GARBLED, OR DELAYED COMPUTER TRANSMISSIONS; (IV) THE USE OR DOWNLOADING OF ANY SOFTWARE OR MATERIAL IN CONNECTION WITH THIS CONTEST; (V) TYPOGRAPHICAL OR OTHER ERROR IN THE PRINTING OF THE OFFER, ADMINISTRATION OF THE CONTEST, THE CALCULATION OF THE GROSS REVENUES OF SALES OF AN ENTRANT, OR IN THE ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE PRIZE; AND (VI) ANY OTHER CONDITION THAT MAY CAUSE THE CONTEST TO BE DISRUPTED OR CORRUPTED. SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT, IN ITS SOLE DISCRETION AND WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE, TO SUSPEND OR CANCEL THE CONTEST, ALTER THE RULES OR CANCEL OR SUBSTITUTE THE PRIZE FOR ANY REASON, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IF AT ANY TIME A COMPUTER VIRUS, TECHNICAL PROBLEM, OR OTHER UNFORESEEABLE OR UNCONTROLABLE EVENT ALTERS OR CORRUPTS THE ADMINISTRATION OF THE CONTEST, OR THE AWARDING OR USE OF THE PRIZE.
RELEASE: BY ENTERING THE CONTEST, EACH ENTRANT RELEASES AND AGREES TO HOLD HARMLESS SPONSOR, AND RELEASED PARTIES (AS DEFINED ABOVE) FROM ANY LIABILITY WHATSOEVER FOR ANY CLAIMS, COSTS, LOSSES, OR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THOSE RELATED TO PERSONAL INJURY, DEATH, DAMAGE TO PROPERTY, INFRINGEMENT OF PROPRIETARY RIGHTS, RIGHTS OF PUBLICITY OR PRIVACY OR DEFAMATION) ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH: (I) ENTERING THE CONTEST; (II) ACCEPTANCE OR USE OF ANY PRIZE; AND (III) OTHERWISE ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THE CONTEST.
CHOICE OF LAW; VENUE: This Contest and the rights and obligations of Sponsor and participants will be governed by and controlled by the laws of the State of Washington, applicable to contracts made and performed therein without reference to the applicable choice of law provisions. Any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with the Contest, or any benefits received, or the administration of the Contest not resolved through internal adjudication shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by arbitration, to take place in the State of Washington pursuant to the Rules of the American Arbitration Association, then effective, (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with participating in the Contest and in no event shall Entrant by entitled to receive attorneys’ fees or other legal costs; and (3) under no circumstances will a participant be permitted to obtain awards for and participants hereby waive all right 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.
WINNER’S LIST: The winning videos will be posted on the Bungie.net website for a period of time beginning on or about December 24th after the end of the Contest Period. Individuals may request the name of winner by submitting a self-addressed, stamped, envelope to Bungie Sparrow Racing League Film Festival Contest Winner’s List Request, Bungie, Inc., 550 106th Avenue NE, Suite 207, Bellevue, WA 98004-5088.
INTERPRETATION: The terms, conditions and notices governing the Bungie Services, Bungie Mobile Apps and Software are drafted in the English language and, in the event of any conflict between the English language version of these terms, conditions and notices and any translation hereof, the English language version will govern.