2. Sponsor: Bandai America Incorporated, 5551 Katella Avenue, Cypress, CA 90630 U.S.A. Administrator: HelloWorld, Inc., One ePrize Drive, Pleasant Ridge, MI 48069 U.S.A. SCG Power Rangers LLC and its affiliated companies are not sponsors or administrators of this Promotion.
3. Timing: The Promotion begins on June 23, 2014 at 12:00 a.m. Pacific Time ("PT") and ends on December 31, 2014 at 11:59 p.m. PT (the "Promotion Period"). Administrator’s computer is the official time keeping device for this Promotion.
4. How to Enter: MANY WILL ENTER, FEW WILL WIN.
Entrants under 13: If you are under age thirteen (13), then in order to enter the Instant Win game and/or Sweepstakes, you will be required to provide your first name and your parent's or guardian's email address. Sponsor/Administrator will then send an email notice to your parent or guardian about your desired participation in the Instant Win game and/or Sweepstakes, and such notice will detail how your parent/guardian can (i) register you to enter the Instant Win Game and/or Sweepstakes or (ii) refuse to permit your participation in the Instant Win Game and/or Sweepstakes. Every entrant under the age of thirteen (13) must follow the steps above in order to participate in this Instant Win Game and in the Sweepstakes.
All Entrants: Follow the flow outlined below:
Instant Win Game: There are two (2) ways to play the Instant Win Game:
a. Make a Purchase: During the Promotion Period, purchase specially-marked packages of Bandai’s Power Rangers Super Megaforce toys that include at least one Ranger Key and locate the code ("Code") on the Ranger Key. Then, using your mobile device, download the Power Ranger Scanner App ("App"). Message and data rates may apply. Follow the links and instructions within the App to scan the Code. You will be directed to Bandai’s Power Rangers Unlock the Power Sweepstakes website, which will display the results of the Instant Win Game. Potential winners of the Instant Win Game will be provided directions for validation. All potential winners are subject to verification before any prize will be awarded. Administrator is responsible for the functionality of the Instant Win Game.
b. Play Online Without Purchase: During the Promotion Period, visit http://bit.ly/1wCIJgz and complete and submit the registration form including a valid email address. Follow the links and instructions to request a free Code via email. Codes will only be valid until midnight of the same day you requested the Code. Once you receive the free Code, follow the links and instructions to play the Instant Win Game. The Instant Win Game results will be subsequently displayed. Potential winners of the Instant Win Game will be provided directions for validation. All potential winners are subject to verification before any prize will be awarded. Administrator is responsible for the functionality of the Instant Win Game.
Sweepstakes: There are two (2) ways to enter the Sweepstakes:
a. Use the Power Rangers Scanner App: After you play the Instant Win Game through the App as described in the “Make a Purchase” Instant Win entry option above, follow the links and instructions to opt-in to participate in the Sweepstakes. After opting in, complete and submit the registration form. You automatically will receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes.
b. Mail-in Alternate Method: To enter without downloading the Power Rangers Scanner App, hand print your name, address, day and evening phone numbers, email address (if any), and date of birth on a 3" x 5" piece of paper and mail it in an envelope with proper postage to “Power Rangers Unlock the Power Sweepstakes,” c/o HelloWorld, Inc., PO Box 5046 Department 812016, Kalamazoo, MI 49003-5046, U.S.A. You will receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes. Limit: One (1) entry per envelope. All mail-in entries must be handwritten (mechanically reproduced entries will not be accepted) and must be postmarked by December 31, 2014 and received by January 8, 2015. All entries become the exclusive property of Sponsor and none will be acknowledged or returned. Proof of sending or submission will not be deemed to be proof of receipt by Sponsor. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible, illegible, misdirected or postage-due entries, which will be disqualified.
Limit: Each entrant may enter/play one (1) time per day during the Promotion Period, regardless of method of entry. Multiple entrants are not permitted to share the same email address. Any attempt by any entrant to obtain more than the stated number of plays/entries by using multiple/different email addresses, identities, registrations and logins, or any other methods will void that entrant's plays/entries and that entrant 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 registrations, which will be disqualified. In the event of a dispute as to any registration or play, the authorized account holder of the email address used to register will be deemed to be the entrant 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. Potential winners may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder.
5. Sweepstakes/Instant Win Game: Administrator is an independent judging organization whose 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. Sweepstakes: Administrator will randomly select one (1) potential Sweepstakes winner, from all eligible entries on or around January 9, 2015 at 12:00 pm PT. Instant Win Game: Five hundred (500) random, computer-generated winning times, one for each prize listed below, will be generated during the Promotion Period. If you are the first player to play the Instant Win Game at or after one of the randomly generated times, you will be a potential instant winner of the prize indicated.
6. All potential WINNERS are subject to verification by Sponsor or administrator, whose decisions are final AND BINDING IN ALL MATTERS RELATED TO THE PROMOTION. An entrant is not a winner of any prize, even if the INSTANT WIN GAME or sweepstakes SHOULD so indicate, unless and until entrant’s eligibility, AND the potential INSTANT WIN GAME WinnER and/or sweepstakes winner have been verified and entrant has been notified that verification is complete. Sponsor will not accept screen shots or other evidence of winning in lieu of its validation process. any play that occurs after the system has failed for any reason is deemed a defective play and is void and will not be honored.
7. Notification and Verification of Potential Winners: Receiving a prize is contingent upon compliance with these Official Rules. Potential Sweepstakes Winner: The potential Sweepstakes winner will be notified by mail, email or phone on or about January 9, 2015. Except where prohibited, the Sweepstakes winner (parent/legal guardian if winner is a minor in his/her state of residence) will be required to sign and return an Declaration of Compliance, Liability and Publicity Release which must be received by Administrator within seven (7) days of the date notice or attempted notice is sent, in order to claim the prize. If a potential winner is a Canadian resident, he/she will be required to correctly answer a time-limited skill-testing question in order to be eligible to receive a prize. If a potential winner of any prize cannot be contacted, or cannot accept the Grand Prize by traveling on the dates specified by Sponsor and SCG Power Rangers LLC in their sole discretion (in the case of the Sweepstakes winner), or fails to sign and return the Declaration of Compliance, Liability and Publicity Release or provide any other requested information within the required time period (if applicable), fails to correctly answer the skill-testing question (if applicable), or the prize is returned as undeliverable, potential winner forfeits the prize. In the event that a potential winner of the Sweepstakes Grand Prize or Instant Win Game First through Fifth Prizes is disqualified for any reason, Sponsor will award the applicable prize to an alternate winner by random drawing from among all remaining eligible entries. There will be three (3) alternate drawings after which the prize will remain unawarded. Unclaimed Instant Win Game Prizes Sixth through Eleventh will not be awarded. Instant Win Game Prizes will be fulfilled approximately 8-10 weeks after the conclusion of the Promotion.
Sweepstakes Prize: ONE (1) GRAND PRIZE: A trip for four (4) to Hollywood, CA where winner will have the opportunity to voice a character in an upcoming Power Rangers episode. Trip package includes round trip, coach-class air transportation for four (4) from a major airport near winner’s home (determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion) to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX); three (3) nights' accommodations at a hotel determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion (single room, quad occupancy); ground transportation to and from destination airport and hotel; $500 spending money; and travel agent services. In order to participate in voicing a character in an upcoming Power Rangers episode, winner must travel on the dates determined by Sponsor and SCG Power Rangers LLC in their sole discretion, which are subject to change. Trip must be booked at least twenty-one (21) days prior to departure. Travel and accommodations are subject to availability and blackout dates. Travel must be round trip. Sponsor will determine airline and flight itinerary in its sole discretion. 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 this Promotion, and those set forth by the Sponsor’s airline carrier of choice as detailed in the passenger ticket contract. All expenses and incidental travel costs not expressly stated in the package description above, including but not limited to, ground transportation, meals, incidentals, gratuities, passenger tariffs or duties, airline fees, surcharges, airport fees, service charges or facility charges, personal charges at lodging, security fees, taxes or other expenses are the responsibility solely of winner. Unless child of winner, travel companions must be (i) eighteen (18) years of age or older as of the date of departure or a sibling/friend/relative of child of winner with the appropriate parental permissions and releases (as appropriate) and must travel on same itinerary and at the same time as the winner. If winner is a minor in his/her state of residence, travel companions must include winner’s parent/legal guardian. Travel companions must execute liability/publicity releases prior to issuance of travel documents. Winner and travel companions are solely responsible for obtaining valid passports and any other documents necessary for international travel. Travel restrictions, conditions and limitations may apply. If in the judgment of Sponsor air travel is not required due to winner’s proximity to prize location, ground transportation will be substituted for round trip air travel at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor will not replace any lost, mutilated, or stolen tickets, travel vouchers or certificates. Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”): $4,800 USD. Actual value may vary based on airfare fluctuations and distance between departure and destination. Winner will not receive difference between actual and approximate retail value. Odds of winning the Sweepstakes Prize depend on the number of eligible entries received during the Promotion Period.
Instant Win Game Prizes of Bandai Product: FIVE (5) FIRST PRIZES: A Power Rangers Legacy Dragon Dagger toy. ARV: $150 USD each. FIVE (5) SECOND PRIZES: A Power Rangers Legacy Titanus toy. ARV: $100 USD each. FIVE (5) THIRD PRIZES: A Power Rangers "Tower of Power" action figure set. ARV: $100 USD each. FIVE (5) FOURTH PRIZES: A Power Rangers Legacy Dragon Zord toy. ARV: $80 USD each. TWENTY FIVE (25) FIFTH PRIZES: A Power Rangers Super Megaforce Megazord toy. ARV: $34.99 USD each. TWENTY FIVE (25) SIXTH PRIZES: A Power Rangers Super Megaforce Super Mega Saber toy. ARV: $24.99 USD each. TWENTY FIVE (25) SEVENTH PRIZES: A Power Ranges Super Megforce Super Mega Canon toy. ARV: $24.99 USD each. TWENTY FIVE (25) EIGHTH PRIZES: A Power Rangers Super Megaforce Deluxe Legendary Morpher toy. ARV: $24.99 USD each. FIFTY (50) NINTH PRIZES: A Power Rangers Super Megaforce Double Battle Action Figure. ARV: $12.99 USD each. ONE HUNDRED (100) TENTH PRIZES: A Power Rangers Super Megaforce Action Hero Action Figure. ARV: $9.99 USD each. TWO HUNDRED THIRTY (230) ELEVENTH PRIZES: A Power Rangers Super Megaforce Legendary Ranger Key Pack. ARV: $7.99 USD each. Odds of winning an Instant Win Game prize depend on the number of Instant Win prizes available divided by the number of eligible Instant Win Game plays. Limit: One (1) Instant Win Game prize per person.
For All Prizes: Prizes are awarded AS IS, with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied, by Sponsor or SCG Power Rangers LLC. No cash equivalent and all prizes are non-transferable and no substitution will be made except as provided herein at the Sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize for one of equal or greater value if the designated prize should become unavailable for any reason. Winners (or the parent/legal guardian if the winner is a minor) are responsible for all taxes and fees associated with prize receipt and/or use. Any depictions of the prizes are for illustrative purposes only. All prize details not covered by these Official Rules are at Sponsor’s sole discretion.
TOTAL ARV OF ALL PRIZES: $13,185.20 USD.
9. Release: All entrants (their parents/legal guardians if minors), as a condition of entry into the Promotion, agree to indemnify, release and hold harmless Sponsor, SOAP LLC, HelloWorld, Inc., SCG Power Rangers LLC, and their respective subsidiaries, affiliates, suppliers, distributors, advertising/promotion agencies and each of their respective parent companies and each such company’s officers, directors, representatives, employees, members, managers, shareholders, partners and agents (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from and against any and all liabilities, losses, claims, demands or actions of any kind whatsoever including, without limitation, injuries, damages, or losses to property or persons, including death, which may be sustained in connection with: (a) downloading the App or accessing the internet; (b) submitting an entry or otherwise participating in any aspect of the Promotion; (c) the receipt, acceptance, ownership or use, misuse, or loss of any prize awarded; or (d) any typographical or other error in these Official Rules or the announcement of the offering of the prize. The Released Parties make no warranty, guarantee, or representation of any kind concerning any prize and specifically disclaims any implied warranty of merchantability, warranty of fitness, and any other implied warranty.
10. Publicity: Except where prohibited, participation in the Promotion constitutes winner’s consent to Sponsor’s and its agents’ use of winner’s name, likeness, photograph, voice, opinions and/or hometown and state/province for promotional purposes in any media, worldwide, without further payment or consideration. All entrants (their parents/legal guardians, if minors), as a condition of entry into the Promotion, acknowledge and agree that SCG Power Rangers LLC and its affiliates shall have the perpetual, irrevocable, worldwide, royalty-free, assignable and sublicensable right to use and exploit, commercially and non-commercially, the Sweepstakes winner’s name, likeness, photograph, voice, biographical information and persona in connection with the Power Rangers episode in which the Sweepstakes winner participates as well as any and all programs, works, materials, products and services based thereupon or derived therefrom, in all media now known or hereafter devised, and for all purposes including, without limitation, broadcast, exhibition, transmission, streaming, advertising, promotion, sale, distribution, publishing, licensing and merchandising, all without notice or compensation to the winner. SCG Power Rangers LLC is the sole and exclusive owner of all copyrights, trademark rights, and other intellectual property rights in and to all Power Rangers content, and the Sweepstakes winner shall have no claim of ownership, authorship or rights whatsoever to any Power Rangers content, including without limitation the episode in which he or she participates.
11. General Conditions: Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify the Promotion, or any part of it, if any fraud, technical failures, or human error impairs the integrity or proper functioning of the Sweepstakes or Instant Win Game, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. In such event, Sponsor reserves the right to award the prizes at random from among the eligible entries or plays received up to the time of the impairment. 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 Instant Win Game or to be acting in violation of the Official Rules of this 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 or the Instant Win Game 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 Promotion; (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 Promotion; (4) technical or human error which may occur in the administration of the Promotion 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 Promotion or receipt or use or misuse of any prize. If for any reason an entrant's entry or play is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost, or otherwise destroyed or corrupted, entrant’s sole remedy is another entry in the Sweepstakes or Instant Win Game play, if possible. No more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded. In the 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.
13. Disputes: Except where prohibited, entrant agrees that: (1) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Promotion or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan (Southern Division) or the appropriate Michigan State Court located in Oakland County, Michigan; (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Promotion, but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (3) 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 Promotion, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Michigan, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of Michigan or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Michigan.
15. Winner List: For a winner list, visit http://bit.ly/1o3tkDc. The winner list will be posted after winner confirmation is complete.
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