IGN ENTERTAINMENT – HOTKEYS – Win the following prizes Episode #1

OFFICIAL SWEEPSTAKES RULES
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF
WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED. IGN’s HOTKEYs Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is governed by these
official rules (the “Sweepstakes Rules”).
ENTRY PERIODS: There will be four (4) separate entry periods for the Sweepstakes (each, an “Entry Period”),
corresponding with four (4) separate HOTKEYs episodes (each, an “Episode”). Each Entry Period will begin when each
Episode is aired, and will end when the next Episode in the series begins. The Episodes will be aired on the following
dates:
– Episode #1: March 6, 2018
– Episode #2: March 13, 2018
– Episode #3: March 20, 2018
– Episode #4: March 27, 2018
Entry Periods are subject to change based on the air date and time of the Episode, in the Sponsor’s sole discretion. Entries
for the final entry period (Episode #4) will be collected through April 3, 2018 at 11:59pm PT.
SPONSOR: IGN Entertainment, Inc., with an address of 625 2nd Street, 4th Floor, San Francisco, CA 94107 (the
“Sponsor”).
ELIGIBILITY: This Sweepstakes is open to individuals who are eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of entry
who are legal residents of the fifty (50) United States of America or the District of Columbia. By entering the Sweepstakes
as described in these Sweepstakes Rules, entrants represent and warrant that they are complying with these Sweepstakes
Rules (including, without limitation, all eligibility requirements), and that they agree to abide by and be bound by all the
rules and terms and conditions stated herein and all decisions of Sponsor, which shall be final and binding.
All previous winners of any sweepstakes sponsored by Sponsor during the nine (9) month period prior to the Selection
Date are not eligible to enter. Any individuals (including, but not limited to, employees, consultants, independent
contractors and interns) who have, within the past six (6) months, held employment with or performed services for Sponsor
or any organizations affiliated with the sponsorship, fulfillment, administration, prize support, advertisement or promotion
of the Sweepstakes (“Employees”) are not eligible to enter or win. Immediate Family Members and Household Members
are also not eligible to enter or win. “Immediate Family Members” means parents, step-parents, legal guardians, children,
step-children, siblings, step-siblings, or spouses of an Employee. “Household Members” means those individuals who
share the same residence with an Employee at least three (3) months a year.
HOW TO ENTER: To enter the Sweepstakes, go to go.ign.com/hotkeys_giveaway and enter your details in the
form. Subsequent attempts made by the same individual to submit multiple entries by using multiple accounts
or otherwise may result in disqualification of the entrant.
Only contributions submitted during the Entry Periods will be eligible for entry into the Sweepstakes. No other methods
of entry will be accepted. All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned. Entries are limited to
individuals only; commercial enterprises and business entities are not eligible. Use of a false account will disqualify an
entry. Sponsor is not responsible for entries not received due to difficulty accessing the internet, service outage or delays,
computer difficulties and other technological problems.
Entries are subject to any applicable restrictions or eligibility requirements listed herein. Entries will be deemed to have
been made by the authorized account holder of the email or telephone phone number submitted at the time of entry and
qualification. Multiple participants are not permitted to share the same email address. Should multiple users of the same
e-mail account or mobile phone number, as applicable, enter the Sweepstakes and a dispute thereafter arises regarding the
identity of the entrant, the Authorized Account Holder of said e-mail account or mobile phone account at the time of entry
will be considered the entrant. “Authorized Account Holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned an e-mail
address or mobile phone number by an Internet access provider, on-line service provider, telephone service provider or
other organization which is responsible for assigned e-mail addresses, phone numbers or the domain associated with the
submitted e-mail address. Proof of submission of an entry shall not be deemed proof of receipt by the website administrator
for online entries. When applicable, the website administrator’s computer will be deemed the official time keeping device
for the Sweepstakes promotion. Entries will be disqualified if found to be incomplete and/or if Sponsor determines, in its
sole discretion, that multiple entries were submitted by the same entrant in violation of the Sweepstakes Rules.
WINNER SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION Sponsor or Sponsor’s representative shall select the prize
winner(s) (collectively, the “Winner”) by randrom drawing or other randomized process from among all eligible
entries within approximately five (5) business days from the end of the Entry Period. The Winner will be notified
by the Sponsor’s representative via email to the contact information provided in the entry within approximately
five (5) business days of the end of the Entry Period. Notification of the Winner shall be deemed to have occurred
immediately upon sending of the notification by Sponsor or Sponsor’s representative. Selected winner(s) will
be required to respond (as directed) to the notification within seventy-two (72) hours of attempted notification.
The only entries that will be considered eligible entries are entries received by Sponsor within each Entry Period.
The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received. The Sponsor reserves the right, in
its sole discretion, to choose an alternative winner in the event that that a possible winner has been disqualified,
does not respond to the notification attempt within the directed timeframe, or is deemed ineligible for any reason. Sponsor,
in its sole discretion, may instruct its representative to attempt to contact up to three (3) potential winners in accordance
with the above procedure, after which time the prize in question may go unawarded if it remains unclaimed. Winner will
be required to verify address and to execute and return within seventy-two (72) hours (or a shorter time if required by
exigencies) an affidavit of eligibility, a liability release, and (where imposing such condition is legal) a publicity release
(collectively, the “Affidavit and Release”). Prizes will not be awarded until all such properly executed documents are
returned.
PRIZE: Four (4) winners (one per Entry Period) will receive the following prize(s) (collectively, the “Prize”):
Episode #1:
– One (1) Peripheral set, with an estimated retail value of Four Hundred Fifty Three
Dollars and ninety-seven cents ($453.97).
Episode #2:
– One (1) Peripheral set, with an estimated retail value of Four Hundred Fifty Three
Dollars and ninety-seven cents ($453.97).
Episode #3:
– One(1) $500.00 Stream Gift Card, with an estimated retail value of Five Hundred
Dollars ($500.00).
Episode #4:
– One(1) $500.00 Stream Gift Card, with an estimated retail value of Five Hundred
Dollars ($500.00).
The total estimated retail value of the Prize is one thousand nine hundred and seven dollars
and ninety-four cents ($1,907.94).
No more than the stated number of prize(s) will be awarded, and all prize(s) listed above will be awarded. Actual retail
value of the Prize may vary due to market conditions. The difference in value of the Prize as stated above and value at
time of notification of the Winner, if any, will not be awarded. No cash or prize substitution is permitted, except at the
discretion of Sponsor. The Prize is non-transferrable. If the Prize cannot be awarded due to circumstances beyond the
control of Sponsor, a substitute Prize of equal or greater retail value will be awarded; provided, however, that if a Prize is
awarded but remains unclaimed or is forfeited by the Winner, the Prize may not be re-awarded, in Sponsor’s sole
discretion. In the event that more than the stated number of prize(s) becomes available for any reason, Sponsor reserves
the right to award only the stated number of prize(s) by a random drawing among all legitimate, un-awarded, eligible prize
claims.
ACCEPTANCE AND DELIVERY OF THE PRIZE: The Winner will be required to verify his or her address and may
be required to execute the following document(s) before a notary public and return them within seven (7) days (or a shorter
time if required by exigencies) of receipt of such documents: an affidavit of eligibility, a liability release, and (where
imposing such condition is legal) a publicity release covering eligibility, liability, advertising, publicity and media
appearance issues (collectively, the “Prize Claim Documents”). If an entrant is unable to verify the information submitted
with their entry, the entrant will automatically be disqualified and their prize, if any, will be forfeited. The Prize will not
be awarded until all such properly executed and notarized Prize Claim Documents are returned to Sponsor. Prize(s) won
by an eligible entrant who is a minor in his or her state of residence will be awarded to minor’s parent or legal guardian,
who must sign and return all required Prize Claim Documents. In the event the Prize Claim Documents are not returned
within the specified period, an alternate Winner may be selected by Sponsor for such Prize. The Prize will be shipped to
the Winner within six (6) weeks of Sponsor’s receipt of a signed Affidavit and Release from the Winner. The Winner is
responsible for all taxes and fees related to the Prize received, if any.
OTHER RULES: THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS SUBJECT TO ALL APPLICABLE LAWS AND IS VOID WHERE
PROHIBITED. ALL SUBMISSIONS BY ENTRANTS IN CONNECTION WITH THE SWEEPSTAKES BECOME
THE SOLE PROPERTY OF THE SPONSOR AND WILL NOT BE ACKNOWLEDGED OR RETURNED. WINNER
ASSUMES ALL LIABILITY FOR ANY INJURIES OR DAMAGE CAUSED OR CLAIMED TO BE CAUSED BY
PARTICIPATION IN THIS SWEEPSTAKES OR BY THE USE OR MISUSE OF ANY PRIZE.
BY ENTERING THE SWEEPSTAKES, EACH WINNER GRANTS THE SPONSOR PERMISSION TO USE HIS
OR HER NAME, CITY, STATE/PROVINCE, E-MAIL ADDRESS AND, TO THE EXTENT SUBMITTED AS PART
OF THE SWEEPSTAKES ENTRY, HIS OR HER PHOTOGRAPH, VOICE, AND/OR LIKENESS FOR
ADVERTISING, PUBLICITY OR OTHER PURPOSES OR ON A WINNER’S LIST, IF APPLICABLE, IN ANY AND
ALL MEDIA WHETHER NOW KNOWN OR HEREINAFTER DEVELOPED, WORLDWIDE, WITHOUT
ADDITIONAL CONSENT OR COMPENSATION, EXCEPT WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. By submitting an
entry, entrants also grant the Sponsor a perpetual, fully-paid, irrevocable, non-exclusive license to reproduce, prepare
derivative works of, distribute, display, exhibit, transmit, broadcast, televise, digitize, perform and otherwise use and
permit others to use, and throughout the world, their entry materials in any manner, form, or format now known or
hereinafter created, including on the internet, and for any purpose, including, but not limited to, advertising or promotion
of the Sweepstakes, the Sponsor and/or its products and services, without further consent from or compensation to the
entrant. By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants consent to receive notification of future promotions, advertisements
or solicitations by or from Sponsor and/or Sponsor’s parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries and business
partners, via email or other means of communication.
If, in the Sponsor’s opinion, there is any suspected or actual evidence of fraud, electronic or non-electronic tampering or
unauthorized intervention with any portion of this Sweepstakes, or if fraud or technical difficulties of any sort (e.g.,
computer viruses, bugs) compromise the integrity of the Sweepstakes, the Sponsor reserves the right to void suspect entries
and/or terminate the Sweepstakes and award the Prize in its sole discretion. Any attempt to deliberately damage the
Sponsor’s website(s) or undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes may be in violation of U.S. criminal and
civil laws and will result in disqualification from participation in the Sweepstakes. Should such an attempt be made, the
Sponsor reserves the right to seek remedies and damages (including attorney’s fees) to the fullest extent of the law,
including pursuing criminal prosecution.
DISCLAIMER: EXCLUDING ONLY APPLICABLE MANUFACTURERS’ WARRANTIES, THE PRIZE IS
PROVIDED TO THE WINNER ON AN “AS IS” BASIS, WITHOUT FURTHER WARRANTY OF ANY
KIND. SPONSOR HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL FURTHER WARRANTIES, EXPRESS, IMPLIED, OR STATUTORY
INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR
A PARTICULAR PURPOSE WITH RESPECT TO THE PRIZE.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: BY ENTERING THE SWEEPSTAKES, ENTRANTS, ON BEHALF OF
THEMSELVES AND THEIR HEIRS, EXECUTORS, ASSIGNS AND REPRESENTATIVES, RELEASE AND HOLD
THE SPONSOR ITS PARENT COMPANIES, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATED COMPANIES, UNITS AND
DIVISIONS, AND THE CURRENT AND FORMER OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, SHAREHOLDERS,
AGENTS, SUCCESSORS AND ASSIGNS OF EACH OF THE FOREGOING, AND ALL THOSE ACTING UNDER
THE AUTHORITY FO THE FOREGOING, OR ANY OF THEM (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO,
ADVERTISING AND PROMOTIONAL AGENCIES AND PRIZE SUPPLIERS) (EACH A “RELEASED PARTY”),
HARMLESS FROM AND AGAINST ANY AND ALL CLAIMS, ACTIONS, INJURY, LOSS, DAMAGES,
LIABILTIES AND OBLIGATIONS OF ANY KIND WHATSOEVER (COLLECTIVELY, THE “CLAIMS”)
WHETHER KNOWN OR UNKNOWN, SUSPECTED OR UNSUSPECTED, WHICH ENTRANT EVER HAD, NOW
HAVE, OR HEREAFTER CAN, SHALL OR MAY HAVE, AGAINST THE RELEASED PARTIES (OR ANY OF
THEM), INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, CLAIMS ARISING FROM OR RELATED TO THE SWEEPSTAKES
OR ENTRANT’S PARTICIPATION IN THE SWEEPSTAKES (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, CLAIMS
FOR LIBEL, DEFAMATION, INVASION OF PRIVACY, VIOLATION OF THE RIGHT OF PUBLICITY,
COMMERCIAL APPROPRIATION OF NAME AND LIKENESS, INFRINGEMENT OF COPYRIGHT OR
VIOLATION OF ANY OTHER PERSONAL OR PROPRIETARY RIGHT), AND THE RECEIPT, OWNERSHIP, USE,
MISUSE, TRANSFER, SALE OR OTHER DISPOSITION OF THE PRIZE (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION,
CLAIMS FOR PERSONAL INJURY, DEATH, AND/OR PROPERTY DAMAGE). All matters relating to the
interpretation and application of these Sweepstakes Rules shall be decided by Sponsor in its sole discretion.
DISPUTES: If, for any reason (including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud,
technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration,
security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes), the Sweepstakes is not capable of being conducted as
described in these Sweepstakes Rules, Sponsor shall have the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who
tampers with the entry process, and/or to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes. The Sponsor assumes no
responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications
line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries. The Sponsor is not responsible for any
problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers, providers,
computer equipment, software, or failure of any e-mail or entry to be received by Sponsor on account of technical problems
or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website, or any combination thereof, including, without limitation, any injury
or damage to any entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating or downloading any
materials in this Sweepstakes. Because of the unique nature and scope of the Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right, in
addition to those other rights reserved herein, to modify any date(s) or deadline(s) set forth in these Sweepstakes Rules or
otherwise governing the Sweepstakes, and any such changes will be posted here in the Sweepstakes Rules. 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 to the fullest extent permitted
by law. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Sweepstakes Rules shall not constitute a waiver of any provision.
As a condition of participating in the Sweepstakes, entrant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between
entrant and Sponsor, and causes of action arising out of or connected with the Sweepstakes or these Sweepstakes Rules,
shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court of competent
jurisdiction located in San Francisco, California and entrant irrevocably consents to the jurisdiction of the federal and state
courts located in San Francisco, California with respect to any such dispute, cause of action, or other matter. All disputes
will be governed and controlled by the laws of the State of California (without regard for its conflicts-of-laws principles).
Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby irrevocably
waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, or any other damages, including attorneys’ fees,
other than entrant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e., costs incurred directly in connection with entrant’s participation
in the Sweepstakes), and entrant further irrevocably waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased, if any.
EACH PARTY EXPRESSLY WAIVES ANY RIGHT TO A TRIAL BY JURY. All federal, state, and local laws and
regulations apply.
PRIVACY: Information collected from entrants in connection with the Sweepstakes is subject to Sponsor’s privacy
policy, which may be found here.
SOCIAL MEDIA PROMOTION: Although the Sweepstakes may be featured on Twitter, Facebook and/or other social
media platforms, the Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or association with Twitter,
Facebook and/or such other social media platforms and you agree that Twitter, Facebook and all other social media
platforms are not liable in any way for any claims, damages or losses associated with the Sweepstakes.
WINNER(S) LIST: For a list of name(s) of prize winner(s), after the Selection Date, please send a stamped, self-
addressed No. 10/standard business envelope to Ziff Davis, LLC, Attn: Legal Department, 28 East 28th Street, 11th floor
New York, NY 10016 (VT residents may omit return postage).
BY ENTERING, YOU AGREE THAT YOU HAVE READ AND AGREE TO ALL OF THESE
SWEEPSTAKES RULES.