Greetings, gamers! Team Xbox is excited to announce our participation in Extra Life 2017. For those who aren’t aware, Extra Life is a 24-hour video game marathon to raise money for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. Every year, thousands of gamers from all over the globe stream their favorite games for 24 hours straight to viewers who donate money to help sick children facing scary stuff like cancer, cystic fibrosis, surgeries, and other ailments.
- Every $5.00 donation will earn you one entry during the giveaway segment
- You can only win one prize during the length of the stream
- #ExtraLifeCharity in the stream to win a digital code (No purchase necessary)
Below are the full rules and details regarding the extra life sweepstakes.
Xbox Extra Life Sweepstakes
These Official Rules (“Rules”) govern the operation of the Extra Life Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”). Microsoft Corporation, One Microsoft Way, Redmond, WA, 98052, USA, is the Sweepstakes sponsor (“Sponsor”).
In these Rules, “Microsoft”, “we”, “our”, and “us” refer to Sponsor and “you” and “yourself” refers to a Sweepstakes participant, or the parent/legal guardian of any minor Sweepstakes entrant. By entering you (your parent/legal guardian if you are a minor) agree to be bound by these rules.
- ENTRY PERIOD
The Sweepstakes starts at 9.00 a.m. Pacific Time (ET) on December 1st, 2017, and ends at 12.00 p.m. ET on December 2nd, 2017 (“Entry Period”).
To enter, you must be a legal resident of the 50 United States (including the District of Columbia) or any Xbox Live supported region (http://www.xbox.com/en-US/live/countries), and be 17 years of age or older. Minors must have consent of a parent or legal guardian.
Employees and directors of Microsoft Corporation and its subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising agencies, and Promotion Parties are not eligible, nor are persons involved in the execution or administration of this Sweepstakes, or the family members of each above (parents, children, siblings, spouse/domestic partners, or individuals residing in the same household). Void in Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Sudan, and Syria and where prohibited.
- HOW TO ENTER
No Purchase Necessary.
To enter you must do all of the following:
- Tune into the Xbox Extra Life interactive livestream, hosted on the Mixer Extra Life Channel. You can watch directly via Mixer.
- Login to your legally registered account on Mixer and submit a publicly viewable question during the livestream with the hashtag #ExtraLifeCharity. All elements must be included to be eligible. For doing this, you will receive one (1) entry.
While there is no limit to the number of entries you can have, you are only eligible to win one prize.
For additional entries and to be eligible for the grand prize for every $5.00 donated you will gain one entries. One for a digital code, and one entire towards the grand prize.
We are not responsible for excess, lost, late, or incomplete entries. If disputed, entries will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the email address, social media account, or other method used to enter.
- WINNER SELECTION, NOTIFICATION, AND PRIZES
Potential winners will be notified via DM on the platform in which they entered throughout the livestream. If a selected winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim a prize or fails to return any Forms, the selected winner will forfeit their prize and an alternate winner will be selected time allowing. If you are a potential winner and you are 17 or older, but are considered a minor in your place of legal residence, we may require your parent or legal guardian to sign all required forms on your behalf. Unclaimed prizes will remain unawarded.
The ARV of electronic prizes is subject to price fluctuations in the consumer marketplace based on, among other things, any gap in time between the date the ARV is estimated for purposes of these Official Rules and the date the prize is awarded or redeemed. We will determine the value of the prize to be the fair market value at the time of prize award.
The total Approximate Retail Value (ARV) of all prizes: $20,883
We will only award one (1) prize per person during the Entry Period. No more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded. No substitution, transfer, or assignment of prize permitted, except that Microsoft reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value in the event the offered prize is unavailable. Prizes will be sent no later than 28 days after winner selection. Prize winners may be required to complete and return prize claim and / or tax forms (“Forms”) within the deadline stated in the winner notification. Taxes on the prize, if any, are the sole responsibility of the winner, who is advised to seek independent counsel regarding the tax implications of accepting a prize. By accepting a prize, you agree that Microsoft may use your entry, name, image and hometown online and in print, or in any other media, in connection with this Promotion without payment or compensation to you, except where prohibited by law.
The odds of winning are based on the number of eligible entries received.
- GENERAL CONDITIONS AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY
To the extent allowed by law, by entering you agree to release and hold harmless Microsoft and its respective parents, partners, subsidiaries, affiliates, employees and agents from any and all liability or any injury, loss or damage of any kind arising in connection with this Sweepstakes or any prize won.
All local laws apply. The decisions of Microsoft are final and binding
We reserve the right to cancel, change or suspend this Sweepstakes for any reason, including cheating, technology failure, catastrophe, war or any other unforeseen or unexpected event that affects the integrity of this Promotion, whether human or mechanical. If the integrity of the Promotion cannot be restored, we may select winners from among all eligible entries received before we had to cancel, change or suspend the Sweepstakes. Rules violators will be prosecuted to the full extent of the law and may be banned from participation in Microsoft Promotions.
- GOVERNING LAW
This Sweepstakes will be governed by the laws of the State of Washington, and you consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the courts of the State of Washington for any disputes arising out of this Promotion.
- WINNERS LIST
Send email to email@example.com with the subject line “Extra Life Charity” within 30 days of December 1st, 2017 to receive a list of winners that received a prize