Best of E3 Guessing Game Giveaway Official Rules

Entrants acknowledge and agree that, by participating in The Ten Ton Hammer ”Best of E3 Guessing Game Giveaway” contest, they have read and understand the official contest rules, and that they will abide by the official contest rules.

OFFICIAL CONTEST RULES

1. HOW TO ENTER THE CONTEST:

Step One

If you haven't already, become a registered member of Ten Ton Hammer.

Step Two

Entrants acknowledge and agree that, by participating in The
Ten Ton Hammer ”Best of E3 Guessing Game Giveaway” contest, they have
read and understand the official contest rules, and that they will
abide by the official contest rules.

OFFICIAL CONTEST RULES

1. HOW TO ENTER THE CONTEST:

Step One

If you haven't already, href="http://tentonhammer.com/user/register">become a
registered member of Ten Ton Hammer.

Step Two

Navigate to our href="http://tentonhammer.com/giveaways/best-of-e3-guessing-game"
target="_blank">Best of E3 Guessing Game Giveaway
page and complete the required steps.

2. ELIGIBILITY:

(a) The contest is open only to adults 18 years of age or
older.

(b) Master Games International, Inc. employees, its affiliated
advertising/public relations agencies, participating
sponsors/promotional partners, and the members of their immediate
families are ineligible to enter or win.

(c) Winner must be abile to receive a digital pre-order of the
game chosen as our "Best Game of E3" when that game's pre-order becomes
available. Should digital pre-order not be an option, Ten Ton Hammer
will do its best to arrange physical delivery from a vendor of our
choosing. Ten Ton Hammer is not responsible for international shipping
and delivery restrictions.

3. SELECTING THE WINNER:

One grand prize winner will be drawn at random on Thursday,
December 15, 2011. Winner will be notified via email. In the event that the winner is unreachable within 3 business
days, the prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner will be
selected.

4. PRIZE:

One grand prize winner of Ten Ton Hammer's Best of E3 Guessing Game
Giveaway will receive two separate prize packages:

  • An E3 Swag pack containing random promotional items from
    various games shown at E3 2012. Swag pack will be mailed after winner is
    determined and verified.
  • digital pre-order of the game chosen as our "Best Game of
    E3" when
    that game's pre-order becomes available. Should digital pre-order not
    be an option, Ten Ton Hammer will do its best to arrange physical
    delivery from a vendor of our choosing. Should neither of those options
    be available, or should the game fail to launch, the prize will be
    forfeited.

5. CONDITIONS:

(a) No purchase necessary.

(b) The contest is void where prohibited or where restricted
by U.S., international, federal, state or local law.

(c) Entrants are required to provide truthful information.
Master Games International, Inc. will reject and delete any entry
(on-site, Internet, or mail-in) that it discovers to be false or
fraudulent or to contain any incorrect statement.

(d) Contest entries become property of Master Games
International, Inc. and will not be returned.

(e) Entrants declare that the entry is submitted by them and
not by a third party on their behalf.

(f) Master Games International, Inc. will be permitted to use
the entry without further notice or approval of the contest winner.

(g) No royalties are payable to the contest winner for Master
Games International, Inc.’s use of the entry (if any) and no further
consideration will be provided to the contest winner (other than
prizes).

(h) Entrants in the contest, the winner and their guests agree
to have their names, voices, or likeness used in any advertising or
broadcasting material relating to this contest, without additional
financial or other compensation, and will sign a publicity release to
that effect. Contest winner may be required to sign a
liability/publicity release prior to acceptance of the prize. Pursuant
to the liability/publicity release, the winner will agree to hold
Master Games International, Inc., its affiliated companies and
officers, shareholders, directors, employees, agents and
representatives of each of them harmless against any and all claims or
liability arising directly or indirectly from the prize or
participation in the contest.

(i) Master Games International, Inc. is not responsible for
technical, hardware, software or telephone failures of any kind, loss
or delay of mail, lost or unavailable network connections, fraud or
incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmissions, whether caused
by the sponsors, users or by any of the equipment or programming
associated with or utilized in the promotion or by any technical or
human error which may occur in the processing of submission which may
damage a user’s system or limit an entrant’s ability to participate in
the contest. Master Games International, Inc. reserves the right, in
its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds to be
tampering with the entry process or with the operation of the contest.

(j) Any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising
out of or connected with this contest, or any prize awarded shall be
resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and
exclusively by arbitration. Any and all claims, judgments and awards
shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including
costs associated with entering this contest, but in no event attorney’s
fees.

(k) Master Games International, Inc. reserves the right, in
its sole discretion, but shall in no event be obligated, to cancel,
terminate or suspend part or all of this contest should viruses, bugs,
non-authorized human intervention, loss by any cause of mailed-in entry
forms or other causes corrupt or impair the administration, security,
fairness or proper play of the contest or for any other reason.

(l) Master Games International, Inc. reserves the right to
make changes to the rules of the contest, including the substitution of
a prize or prizes of equal or greater value, which will become
effective upon announcement and Master Games International, Inc. shall
incur no liability with respect to such changes.

(m) Failure to comply with the contest rules may result in an
entrant’s disqualification at the sole discretion of Master Games
International, Inc.

(n) The Ten Ton Hammer ”Best of E3 Guessing Game Giveaway”
contest shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws
of the State of Texas, U.S.A. Entrants in the contest, the winners and
their guests agree irrevocably to conform to the non-exclusive
jurisdiction of the Courts of such State and hereby waive all defenses
of lack of personal jurisdiction and forum non conveniens.

(n) Fraudulent entries will be deleted.

(o) Prizes are not transferable.

(p) All prizes are awarded “AS IS” and without warranty of any
kind, expressed or implied, except as provided by the manufacturer or
digital retail vendor.

(q) The contest is being operated solely by Master Games
International, Inc and is not in any way affiliated with any specific
developer, game title or vendor.

6. COPY OF OFFICIAL CONTEST RULES:

Copies of the official contest rules are available upon
request by email to support [at] tentonhammer.com or by sending a
self-addressed, stamped envelope to:

Ten Ton Hammer

PO Box 127

Edgewater, NJ 07020


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