TERMS AND CONDITIONS - CREATOR LEADERBOARDS
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW OR REGULATION. PARTICIPANTS MUST BE AT LEAST THE AGE OF MAJORITY IN THEIR JURISDICTION AT THE TIME OF ENTRY.
Opera Norway AS, P.O. Box 4214 Nydalen, NO-0401 Oslo, Norway
YoYo Games Limited, located at One Fleet Place, London, United Kingdom, EC4M 7WS
While we strive to make entry into the Contest possible for as many creators as we can, your local laws may prevent your participation in this Contest. Because of this, only people who (i) are residents of a jurisdiction where entry in the Contest is not prohibited by law, and (ii) are the age of majority in their jurisdiction of residence at the time of entry are eligible to enter.
Employees, officers, and directors of Sponsor, the Promotional Partners, their parent, subsidiary, affiliated or related companies, and all other entities associated with the creation, administration, promotion, or fulfillment of the Contest, and each of their respective parent, subsidiary, affiliated and related companies (collectively, the “Contest Entities”), and each of their immediate family members and persons residing in the same household of such family members are not eligible to enter or win the Contest.
All eligibility is subject to all federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Your participation in the contest may be discarded if we determine that it would be unlawful in the laws of your jurisdiction
4. CONTEST PERIOD
The Contest begins as defined in the creator leaderboards page https://gx.games/studios/leaderboard/. The Sponsor's computer will be the official clock for the Contest. To win a Prize, all Entries must be received during the Contest Period.
5. HOW TO ENTER
Creators are automatically entered into the leaderboards.
On the GX.games website (https://gx.games), click on “Log in” to sign in using your Opera account; then navigate to the “Creator Leaderboards” page to view the leaderboards
You are eligible to win a prize based on the rules defined in https://gx.games/studios/leaderboard/.
Normal Internet access and usage charges imposed by your Internet service may apply.
6. ENTRANT IDENTITY
If there is a dispute over the identity of an Entrant, the natural person who is assigned to the Opera account used in connection with the Entry will be treated as the Entrant (the “Authorized Account Holder”). Each potential winner (individually, a “Winner,” collectively the “Winners”) may be required to show proof of being the Authorized Account Holder of the Account associated with the Entry. It is solely your responsibility to update your Account and notify Sponsor in writing if you change your email address or other identifying information contained within your Account. Multiple Entrants may not share the same Account.
7. WINNER NOTIFICATION AND ANNOUNCEMENT
Sponsor will not be liable for any potential Prize-winning notification that is lost, intercepted, or not received by any potential Winner for any reason. Potential Winners (including each individual Team member) may be required to sign an Affidavit of Eligibility/Liability-Publicity Release or other applicable documents.
If any potential Winner:
does not respond within 48 hours of the first notification attempt;
is found to be ineligible or any reason;
fails to execute and return by US Mail or electronic mail all Sponsor-requested documents (collectively, the “ Affidavits ”) within 3 days after transmission;
fails to return a prize notification, or declines a prize for any reason; or
then that potential Winner will forfeit their Prize and the Sponsor may select an alternate Winner from the remaining eligible Entries based on the Judging Criteria in Section 8.
The results and winning Entries will be announced on the GX.games website.
Only the Prizes listed below will be awarded in this Contest.
Prizes are defined according to the rules defined in https://gx.games/studios/leaderboard/.
9. PRIZE CONDITIONS
Sponsor is not responsible for lost Prizes or stolen Prize certificates or redemption letters.
Winners are responsible for all local, state, and federal taxes. For U.S. residents, the value of the Prizes will be treated as income to the Winners and a 1099 will be issued for any Prize valued at $600 or more. Prizes are not transferable. No substitution is allowed except, at Sponsor’s sole discretion, a Prize of equal or greater value may be substituted for any reason. If a Prize component is not available for any reason, the remaining elements of the Prize will constitute full satisfaction of Sponsor’s prize obligation to Winner and no additional compensation will be awarded. The Prizes cannot be used in conjunction with any other promotion or offer. Prize elements may not be separated. Certain Prizes may be shipped or fulfilled separately to the Winner directly from our Promotional Partners.
Prize collection is subject to completion of a prize claim form and provision of necessary information.
In a situation where the winning submission is a work of a team, the Prize will be given to the person who uploaded it onto the platform, and the responsibility to divide it among other members is solely theirs.
Prize collection will not be paid out if the Winner comes from a jurisdiction where such collections are prohibited by law and regulation.
Sponsor may in its sole discretion disqualify any individual who Sponsor determines to be:
Tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Contest.
Acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner.
Disrupting or undermining the legitimate operation of the Contest.
Annoying, abusing, threatening, or harassing any other person.
Offering prizes or other inducements to Judges.
Vote farming or engaging in any other activity that artificially inflates an Entrant’s score.
Violating these Rules in any manner whatsoever otherwise.
As part of the competition, in order to prevent cheating and keep the contest fair for all users, we will be capturing images or video of the game canvas for the duration of their participation in the contest. We record only the content of the game in which you are playing, and will delete this data after the contest is ended.
Sponsor may seek damages and other remedies from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsor may modify, extend, suspend, or terminate the Contest if it determines, in its sole discretion, that the Contest is technically impaired or corrupted or that fraud or technical problems, failures or malfunctions, or other causes beyond Sponsor’s control have destroyed or severely undermined or to any degree impaired the integrity, administration, security, proper play, or feasibility of the Contest as contemplated in these Rules.
11. FORCE MAJEURE
If an insufficient number of eligible entries are received or Sponsor is prevented from awarding prizes or continuing the Contest as contemplated in these Rules by any event beyond its control (“Force Majeure Event”), then Sponsor will have the right to modify, suspend, or terminate the Contest. A Force Majeure Event includes, but is not limited to, a fire, flood, natural or artificial epidemic of health of other means, earthquake, explosion, labor dispute or strike, act of God or public enemy, satellite or equipment failure, riot or civil disturbance, terrorist threat or activity, war (declared or undeclared), or any federal, state, or local government law, order, or regulation, public health crisis, or order of any court or jurisdiction. If the Contest is terminated before the designated end date, Sponsor will (if possible) select the Winners from all eligible, non-suspect Entries received as of the date of the Force Majeure Event giving rise to the termination. Inclusion in such a selection process will be each Entrant’s sole and exclusive remedy under such circumstances. Only the type and quantity of Prizes described in these Rules will be awarded.
12. PUBLICITY RELEASE
Acceptance of any Prize constitutes each Winner’s permission for the Contest Entities to use that Prize Winner’s name, photograph, likeness, name, biographical information, statements and Prize information, including those of each Team member (collectively, the “Attributes”), for advertising and publicity purposes worldwide and in all forms of media now known or hereafter devised, in perpetuity, without further compensation or authorization, (except where prohibited by law), and releases the Contest Entities from all claims arising out of the use of such Attributes.
The Contest Entities will not be responsible for:
Any late, lost, misrouted, garbled, or distorted or damaged transmissions or entries.
Telephone, electronic, hardware, software, network, Internet, or other computer-related or communications-related malfunctions or failures.
Any Contest disruptions, injuries, losses, or damages caused by events beyond Sponsor’s control or by non-authorized human intervention.
Any printing, display, or typographical errors in any materials associated with the Contest.
All Prizes are awarded “as is” and without warranty or guarantee of any kind, express or implied (including, without limitation, any implied warranty of merchantability).
14. GENERAL RELEASE
By entering the Contest, each Entrant, for Entrant and for Entrant’s heirs, executors, administrators, successors and assigns:
Releases and holds harmless the Contest Entities from any liability whatsoever, and waives any and all causes of action, for any claims, costs, injuries, losses, or damages of any kind arising, directly or indirectly, out of or in connection with the Contest or delivery, misdelivery, acceptance, possession, or use of or inability to use any Prize (including, without limitation, claims, costs, injuries, losses and damages related to personal injuries, death, damage to or destruction of property, rights of publicity or privacy, defamation or portrayal in a false light, whether intentional or unintentional), whether under a theory of contract, tort (including negligence), warranty or other theory.
Agrees that the Contest Entities have neither made nor are in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation, or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, with respect to any Prize, including, without limitation, to such Prize’s quality or fitness for a particular purpose or results.
Agrees to be bound by these Rules and to waive any right to claim any ambiguity or error in these Rules or in the Contest itself, and to be bound by all decisions of the Sponsor, which are binding and final.
15. DISPUTE RESOLUTION
16. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
All disputes, actual or alleged claims and causes of action at law or in equity (“Claim(s)”) will be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action.
Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in these Rules, in connection with any Claims, judgments and awards, Entrant waives all rights to attorneys’ fees, punitive, incidental, special, consequential damages, and to any multiplied damages.
In no event will Entrant be entitled to recover any expenses other than reasonable and actual out-of-pocket expenses.
Sponsor’s entire liability and your sole and exclusive remedy will be limited to a distribution of the equivalent amount of Prizes set forth in these Rules.
17. MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS
If any provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable or illegal, these Rules will otherwise remain in effect and will be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or illegal provision were not contained in the Rules.
All Claims arising out of or relating to this Contest, including, without limitation, the interpretation of the Rules or any Prize awarded will be resolved by applying the laws of Seattle, USA, without regard to conflict of laws, and will be solely and exclusively brought in the state or federal courts within the state of Washington.
We reserve the right to make any changes to the contest period including but not limited to the frequency the contest takes place or cease operating the contest.
18. WINNER’S LIST; RULES REQUEST
For the Winners List, please check https://gx.games/studios/leaderboard/.
To obtain rules, please check https://gx.games/studios/leaderboard/ or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org