Official Etrian Odyssey Anniversary Favorite Character Giveaway Rules:
1. No purchase necessary.
Open to residents of U.S., the District of Columbia, (excluding Puerto Rico) and Canada (excluding Quebec), 18 years or older at the time of entry. Employees and their immediate families and those living in the same households, whether or not related, of ATLUS and its parent, affiliates, and marketing, promotional, fulfillment, and/or advertising agencies (“Promotion Entities”) are not eligible to enter or win. Entries must be received by 9:00 a.m. PST on January 19th. Void in Puerto Rico, all other U.S. territories, Quebec, and where prohibited by law, rule or regulation. All federal, state, and local laws apply.
You can enter the contest/promotion through ATLUS’ Facebook and Twitter
Use the form to submit the required information of describing their favorite character from the Etrian Odyssey. You may enter once, submitting one description of favorite Etrian Odyssey character at time of entry. Past winners of any prize may not re-use the same description to enter again. Entries must be of description of favorite character from the Etrian Odyssey series.
Entries containing lewd, offensive, or otherwise inappropriate content, such as but not limited to profanity, nudity, excessively amorous behavior and/or vulgar gestures will be rejected in ATLUS’s sole discretion. Any entries submitted that depict illegal or criminal behaviors or activities will be rejected in ATLUS’s sole discretion and will immediately be provided to appropriate law enforcement officials, along with any information pertaining to said entrants. Submissions must be made by the person as stated in their social profile. No substitutions permitted. Anyone making a submission that is found to be of someone other than the submitter will be disqualified and barred from all further instances of the Etrian Odyssey favorite character competition.
It is the responsibility of the entrant to ensure that they have permission to publicly display all text in their submission. Entries that do not follow official rules as stated will not be accepted or disqualified.
One (1) prize will be awarded at random from the Facebook comments/ Twitter replies that contain a description about an Etrian Odyssey character. Time of entry will begin from January 18th at 9:30 a.m. and will end on January 19th, 2017 at 9:00 a.m.
Winner will be notified via private message on each social network (Facebook/Twitter) and a public announcement of winners will be made on or around January 19th, 2017. If ATLUS has received no response from winners within one (1) day of the notification date, their prizes will be forfeited.
ATLUS reserves the right to change the prizes or terms of the contest at any time.
Potential winners will be asked to respond within one (1) day with confirmation of prize acceptance and a mailing address for the purposes of prize fulfillment. Failure to respond to the prize notification within the stated time period or without the requested information will result in disqualification and forfeiture of the prize. Unclaimed prizes will not be awarded. Prize recipient shall not be permitted to (a) replace his/her designated prize with another prize or item, (b) transfer or assign his/her designated prize to another person, or (c) substitute any prize or prize component for cash. In the event of unavailability, ATLUS reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value. All federal, state, local, and other taxes on prizes, including any applicable import taxes on prizes, are the sole responsibility of the person accepting the prize.
ATLUS will not be responsible for any damage or loss of any prize materials during shipping or transmission, nor for any shipping or transmission error resulting in delivery failure of prize materials to winners. ATLUS will not be responsible for any data transfer error resulting in late or incomplete contest submissions. By entering this contest, you agree to abide by the ruling of the judges. All judges’ decisions are final.
Entrants grant ATLUS full rights to use entrants’ names and likeness for advertising and promotional purposes as ATLUS so determines in its sole discretion without notice or compensation, except where prohibited by law.
ATLUS may contact you once via the e-mail address provided in the submission to invite you to join the ATLUS Faithful mailing list. ATLUS will not share your personal information with any third party affiliates outside of promoting the ATLUS-mas Week event and its winners.
By entering the Etrian Odyssey Anniversary Favorite Character contest, participants agree to the official rules as stated above, without exception.
Past experience has shown a promotion/contest such as this one may generate similar submissions which closely resemble concepts and ideas developed by the Promotion Entities whether before, during or after the promotion/contest. Entrants may see a presentation that seemingly incorporates an idea or concept or includes materials similar to that contained in their entry (e.g., costume). Any similarity may be purely coincidental and is always unavoidable in light of the volume of ideas that the Promotion Entities routinely consider in the course of their content development. Consequently, the Promotion Entities must, and have adopted policies and procedures to protect themselves from potential liability and claims and as part of these official rules requires all Entrants to agree that: (a) the Promotion Entities may use any and all ideas, concepts, material and expression, in whole or in part, submitted or contained in a Promotion entry, or other material you submit, and all copyrights and other intellectual property rights therein anywhere in the world in perpetuity; and (b) all entries and entry materials become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned.
6. Right to Use Your Work and Information About You.
By participating, you: represent and warrant that your entry does not violate any copyright, trademark, publicity right, privacy right or any other right of any third party. The rights granted under this paragraph shall extend to ATLUS and its indirect and direct parent companies and their respective affiliated companies with respect to all entries and all other submitted materials related to the contest/promotion, including those submitted by non-winners and winners.
By submitting an entry, you grant to ATLUS, its parent and affiliated companies the right, except where prohibited by law, to use your name, likeness, picture, address (city and state), voice, biographical information and your entry for advertising and promotional purposes in promoting or publicizing ATLUS, its products or services, without compensation unless required by law. You shall have no right of approval, no claim to compensation, and no claim (including, without limitation, claims based on invasion of privacy, defamation, or right of publicity) arising out of any use, blurring, alteration, or use in composite form of your name, picture, likeness, address (city and state), e mail address, biographical information, or entry. The rights granted under this paragraph shall extend to ATLUS, its parent, and affiliated companies with respect to all entrants in the contest/promotion, including non-winners and winners. ATLUS, however, does not have any obligation to use the winning or non-winning entries for any purpose.
7. Release of Liability and Issues of Law.
By participating in the contest, all entrants release ATLUS and its indirect and direct parent companies and their respective affiliates, partners, subsidiaries, officers, directors, agents, employees and all entities associated with the development and execution of this contest from any and all liability with respect to and in any way arising from (i) participating in this contest, (ii) acceptance or use of prizes, (iii) any injury or damage to an entrant’s or third person’s computer related to or resulting from the contest, the entries and/or its prizes, and (iv) damage to a user’s computer system (including, without limitation, any server failure or lost, delayed or corrupted data or other malfunction) due, either directly or indirectly, to an entrant’s participation in the contest or downloading of information in connection with the contest. ATLUS reserves the right to modify or cancel the contest in the event that any portion of any website used to administer any aspect of the contest/promotion becomes technically corrupted.
All Federal, state and local laws and regulations are applicable. THE CALIFORNIA COURTS (STATE AND FEDERAL) SHALL HAVE SOLE JURISDICTION OF ANY CONTROVERSIES REGARDING THE CONTEST/PROMOTION AND THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA SHALL GOVERN THE CONTEST. EACH ENTRANT WAIVES ANY AND ALL OBJECTIONS TO JURISDICTION AND VENUE IN THOSE COURTS AND HEREBY SUBMITS TO THE JURISDICTION OF THOSE COURTS.