WARNER BROS. ENTERTAINMENT INC.
MKKollective Celebration Sweepstakes
To enter this Sweepstakes, you must agree to and abide by these Official Rules (“Official Rules”).
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. YOU MUST HAVE INTERNET ACCESS, A VALID EMAIL ADDRESS AND An instagram ACCOUNT TO PARTICIPATE. ELIGIBILITY: SWEEPSTAKES OPEN ONLY TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE 50 UNITED STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, WHO ARE AT LEAST EIGHTEEN (18) YEARS OF AGE AT TIME OF ENTRY. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.
This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Instagram.
- SPONSOR: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment Inc. (“Sponsor”), 4000 Warner Blvd., Bldg. 160, Burbank, CA 91522.
- ADMINISTRATOR: CSM Sports and Entertainment, Inc. (“Administrator”), 440 9th Avenue, 17th Floor, New York, NY 10001.
- ELIGIBILITY:The “MKKollective Celebration Sweepstakes” ("Sweepstakes") is open only to legal residents of the 50 United States or District of Columbia, who are at least eighteen (18) years of age (or the age of majority in the jurisdiction of their residency, whichever is older), and who have Internet access, a valid email address and an Instagram account. Any individuals (including but not limited to employees, consultants, independent contractors, and interns) who have, within the past six (6) months prior to the start of the Sweepstakes, performed services for Sponsor, Administrator, NetherRealm Studios, Facebook, Inc., or any organizations responsible for sponsoring, fulfilling, administering, advertising or promoting the Sweepstakes, and/or their respective parent, subsidiary, affiliated and successor companies, and immediate family and household members of such individuals, are not eligible to enter or win a prize. "Immediate family members" shall mean parents, step-parents, children, step-children, siblings, step-siblings, or spouses, regardless of where they live. "Household members" shall mean people who share the same residence at least three (3) months a year, whether related or not. Void where prohibited by law.
- SWEEPSTAKES SCHEDULE: The Sweepstakes begins on or about 6:00 a.m. Pacific Standard Time (“PST”) on Thursday, June 4, 2020 and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. PST on Thursday, June 4, 2020 (“Promotion Period”). Sponsor’s computer is the official clock for this Sweepstakes.
- SWEEPSTAKES ENTRY:During the Promotion Period, Gabrieljunkart will post one (1) Sweepstakes photo (the “Post”) to their official Instagram page (@gabrieljunkart). To enter, (a) like the Sweepstakes Post and (b) tag three (3) friends in the comments section along with the hashtag “#MKAMSWEEPSTAKES (“Sweepstakes Hashtag”) (collectively “Comment”) of the Sweepstakes Post. To tag someone, type @ followed immediately by their username (ex: “@username”). Don't include a space between @ and the username. You may include additional remarks with your tags and the Sweepstakes Hashtag, but this is not required. (Nor will the inclusion of additional remarks in any way enhance your odds of winning a prize.) If you do include an additional remark, all use of the word “Comment” includes the tags, Sweepstakes Hashtag and the accompanying remark. Comments must be confined to the feed (on Gabrieljunkart’s Instagram page) containing the Post; do not post or re-post your comments on your Instagram account or elsewhere. (To enter, you must follow Mortal Kombat [@MortalKombat] on Instagram).
BY LIKING A POST AND SUBMITTING A COMMENT (I.E. TAGGING THREE  FRIENDS ON THE POST WITH THE SWEEPSTAKES HASHTAG), YOU ARE INDICATING THAT YOU HAVE READ, UNDERSTOOD AND FULLY AGREE TO THESE OFFICIAL RULES. DO NOT SUBMIT A COMMENT WITHOUT FIRST REVIEWING THESE OFFICIAL RULES.
Your action of liking the Post and comment tagging three (3) friends with the Sweepstakes Hashtag will constitute your entry into this Sweepstakes. For the avoidance of doubt, comments that do not tag three (3) friends and the Sweepstakes Hashtag will not be accepted.
Do NOT include personal information (e.g., name, e-mail address or phone numbers) about yourself or anyone else in the comment itself.
Once submitted, entries become the sole property of Sponsor (subject only to the rights of Instagram), and cannot be modified by entrant. Posting of a Comment to the feed and Post which is not thereafter deleted by Sponsor/Administrator does not constitute any representation of eligibility for Sweepstakes and the re-posting of a Comment by Sponsor/Administrator does not constitute notification of winning a prize. By submitting a Comment, entrant gives permission to Sponsor and its designees and hereby grants Sponsor and its designees a royalty-free, irrevocable, perpetual, worldwide, sub-licensable, non-exclusive license (herein “License”) to use entrant's Comment on any media and through any means now known or hereafter devised, including without limitation, the World Wide Web, and to otherwise use entrant's Comment, and make derivative works therefrom, without compensation in accordance with the requirements of this Sweepstakes and the advertising, promotion, and publicity of the Sweepstakes, Sponsor’s products and services, and otherwise, as stated in these Official Rules (as solely determined by Sponsor). Such License will be confirmed by potential winner upon Sponsor’s request and potential winner agrees to timely complete, sign and deliver any and all necessary documents, including without limitation, documents setting forth any licenses, releases and indemnities that Sponsor in its sole discretion may require, without condition or compensation of any kind. Sponsor’s failure to receive all documentation from all individuals within the prescribed timeframe, in each instance as required by Sponsor in its sole discretion, will result in the disqualification of the entry and the selection of another entry as a potential winner.
Limit one (1) entry per person. Multiple entries and/or mass entry attempts (i.e., multiple Comments) may result in disqualification of all entries by such person/email address/Instagram account. Entries must be manually key-stroked by the entrant; use of automated entry devices or programs, or entries by third parties by any method of entry, are prohibited. Entries that do not conform to or that violate these Official Rules or are submitted in any manner other than stated in these Official Rules will be disqualified. (Without limiting the foregoing, Comments posted outside of the Post will NOT result in Sweepstakes entry. This includes but is not limited to Comments posted on a person’s own Instagram account/page.) Sponsor and Administrator will not be responsible for late, corrupted, garbled, inaccessible/blocked, incomplete or misdirected entries. All entries must be posted to the Post in their entirety prior to the end of the Promotion Period. By entering this Sweepstakes, entrants agree to these Official Rules and the decisions of the Administrator and Sponsor, which are binding and final in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes.
You may only use one Instagram account to participate in the Sweepstakes. All Comments must comply with the Instagram Terms of Service and Instagram Rules available at the Instagram Website.
Data rates may apply for each message sent or received from your handset according to the terms and conditions of your service agreement with your wireless carrier. Other charges may apply (such as normal airtime and carrier charges as well as charges for wireless Internet access) and may appear on your mobile phone bill or be deducted from your prepaid account balance. Wireless carriers' rate plans may vary, and you should contact your wireless carrier for more information on messaging rate plans and charges relating to your participation in this Sweepstakes. Mobile device service may not be available in all areas. Check your phone's capabilities for specific instructions.
- SWEEPSTAKES ENTRY RESTRICTIONS/CONTENT GUIDELINES: In addition to complying with all other requirements of these Official Rules and/or on the website/platform where persons may submit entries (i.e., Instagram); each entry must comply with the following guidelines (“Content Guidelines”). Post must be original and created for the sole purpose of this Sweepstakes and must be posted by the entrant.
Participation must be effected in accordance with these Official Rules. Once submitted, post cannot be modified or supplemented by entrant. Joint/group entries are prohibited. No entries may be effected (in whole or in part) on behalf of someone else.
Entries: (i) must be the original and sole creation of the entrant, and all right, title and interest including but not limited to the copyright in any entry, must be owned solely by the submitting entrant; (ii) may not infringe upon any third party’s rights, including but not limited to, copyright, patent or trademarks/tradenames/logos, or rights of privacy or publicity, or contain material that is or may be considered misleading, inappropriate, indecent, obscene, hateful, tortious, defamatory, slanderous or libelous, or portray or depict any person, product or entity in a false light*; (iii) may not violate any law, rule or regulation; (iv) may not contain any virus, bugs, or other deleterious material; (v) may not, for example but not limited to, contain content that reflects, advocates or promotes bigotry, racism, hatred, harm or exploitation of or against any class, group or individual, discrimination based on race, gender, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age, or actions or activities that are restricted, prohibited, illegal or unlawful (including without limitation, the consumption of alcohol or other controlled substances), defamatory statements, words or symbols widely considered offensive to individuals of any certain race, ethnicity, religious, sexual orientation or socioeconomic group, or threats to any person, place, business, group or world peace; (vi) may not be sexually explicit or suggestive, profane or pornographic or contain nudity; (vii) must have been created specifically for this Sweepstakes and not have been previously posted via social media or otherwise; and each entrant warrants and represents that his/her entry complies with all of those conditions. Entries cannot contain, among other things, the trademark, tradename or logo of any third party or entity or product, cannot name, or describe any person (living, dead, or fictional) other than the entrant, and cannot contain any material that is protected by copyright.
*Sponsor grants to each qualified entrant a limited, non-transferable, non-exclusive, non-sublicensable, revocable right to use its trademarks solely for purposes of and limited to including them in the Comment submitted in this Sweepstakes; such right and license will automatically expire without further act of any party at the expiration of the Promotion Period, unless specifically extended on an individual basis by Sponsor in writing in its sole discretion. Any other use of Sponsor’s and/or its licensors’ trademarks will be a violation of Sponsor’s or its applicable licensor’s intellectual property rights. Sponsor’s items (including the trademarks) cannot be modified, adapted, or edited by entrant; the preceding only excludes modifications due to technological limitations or malfunctions.
SUBMITTED COMMENTS REPRESENT SOLELY THE VIEWS/OPINIONS OF THE ENTRANT AND DO NOT REFLECT THE VIEWS/OPINIONS OF SPONSOR IN ANY MANNER. SPONSOR IS ACTING AS A PASSIVE CONDUIT FOR THE POSTING/PUBLICATION OF COMMENTS AND HAS NO OBLIGATION TO AND EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL LIABILITY IN CONJUNCTION WITH SCREENING, MONITORING OR REVIEWING THE CONTENT OF COMMENTS. SPONSOR WILL NOT EDIT OR MODIFY COMMENTS IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE SWEEPSTAKES.
- RANDOM DRAWING/SELECTION OF WINNER/ODDS: Potential winner will be selected on or about June 5, 2020 from among all eligible entries received during the Promotion Period. For the avoidance of doubt, if an entry is otherwise in compliance with these Official Rules (including but not limited to the Content Guidelines in Section 6 above), the content of the entry will NOT be taken into account in the winner selection process. The drawing will be conducted by CSM Sports and Entertainment, Inc., an independent judging organization/Administrator whose decisions are final and binding on all matters related to the Sweepstakes.
Odds of winning depend on the total number of eligible entries received during the Promotion Period.
- PRIZE AND APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE (“ARV”):
There will be one (1) Grand Prize Winner.
Grand Prize: Grand Prize winner will receive one (1) custom vintage luxury brand Mortal Kombat Scorpion Mask. ARV of Grand Prize: $1,700.00.
Any costs and incidentals not specified herein are the winner’s sole responsibility. ARV of Grand Prize is based in part on approximate retail value of the mask; resale value of the mask may differ, and no representation is made as to resale value. Grand Prize winners should allow up to 4-6 weeks after verification for prize award. No substitution or transfer of prize except with Sponsor’s permission or where required by law. Sponsor in its sole discretion may award a substitute prize or prize component of equal or greater value if advertised prize/prize component is unavailable at time of awarding for any reason. Any images of prizes/prize components in advertising are for illustrative purposes only and actual items awarded as prizes/prize components may differ from such images; and, Sponsor and Administrator expressly disclaim any and all liability in conjunction therewith. Prize will only be delivered to street address within the United States. Grand Prize will be shipped via private delivery service of Sponsor’s sole choosing and winner’s signature will be required for prize acceptance. All taxes are the sole responsibility of the winner. Grand Prize winner will receive a 1099 tax form reflecting actual total value of prize; and, Grand Prize winner agrees to cooperate fully with Sponsor and Administrator in conjunction with the reporting to the Internal Revenue Service of his/her receipt of the Grand Prize, as per applicable law.
- WINNER NOTIFICATION: Potential winner will be notified by direct message from the Gabrieljunkart’s official Instagram account (@gabrieljunkart) on June 5, 2020. It is recommended that you confirm your Instagram notification settings are turned on; configuring privacy settings so as to receive a direct message from @gabrieljunkart the sole responsibility of the entrant. The initial verification notice (direct message) will request that the potential winner email the Administrator at a specific email address with specific personal information (e.g.: full name, address, phone number, date of birth, Instagram username) within twenty-four (24) hours. Failure to respond to the initial verification notice within twenty-four (24) hours with all required information will result in disqualification. Potential winner may be required to sign and return within three (3) business days, an Affidavit of Eligibility, Release and Indemnification, and a Publicity Release where allowed by law (“Winner Documents”). If the Winner Documents are not returned to Sponsor within specified time period (if applicable), potential winner may be disqualified. If any potential winner is disqualified for any reason, or if prize is returned as undeliverable, the entrant will forfeit his/her status as a winner, without compensation of any kind and the prize will be awarded to alternate winner selected from all remaining non-winning eligible entries received during the Promotion Period.
In the event of any dispute concerning the identity of any entrant, the entry will be deemed submitted by the natural person who is the authorized holder of the e-mail account corresponding to the Instagram account used for entry. "Authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address and he/she must fully comply with these Official Rules.
- CONDITIONS AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: By participating in this Sweepstakes, entrants agree to release and hold harmless Sponsor and Administrator, as well as each of their respective officers, directors, employees, agents and representatives and each of their respective successors, representatives and assigns, as well as Facebook, Inc. (collectively, the "Released Parties") from any and all actions, claims, injury, loss or damage arising in any manner, directly or indirectly, from participation in this Sweepstakes and/or acceptance, receipt, possession or use/misuse of the prize/prize components. By entering, entrants also authorize the Sponsor and its designees to use their name, voice, likeness, photograph, prize information (if applicable), biographical data and city and state/province of residence in programming, advertising and/or promotional material or on a winner’s list (if applicable) without compensation to the extent permitted by law. Sponsor is not obligated to use any of the above mentioned information or materials, but may do so and may edit such information or materials, at Sponsor's sole discretion, without obligation or compensation. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. All entries become the property of the Sponsor.
Sponsor and its agencies are not responsible for failed, partial or garbled computer transmissions, or for technical failures of any kind affecting the Sweepstakes in any manner, including but not limited to electronic malfunction or damage of any network, hardware or software. If for any reason the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud or technical failures beyond Sponsor’s control that corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes (including entries or otherwise), Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual, whether or not the individual is a participant in the Sweepstakes, who tampers with the entry process, and to terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes. In such event, Sponsor reserves the right to conduct the Sweepstakes and award the prize of the Sweepstakes, in a manner which is fair, appropriate and consistent with these Official Rules, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Notice of termination/modification/suspension of Sweepstakes will be posted on Gabrieljunkart’s Instagram account. No responsibility is assumed for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or loss, destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries; or any problems or technical malfunctions of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers, or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any e-mail or electronic entry or participation to be received on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website/platform, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to any person's computer related to or resulting from participation in or downloading any materials from this Sweepstakes. Failure of Sponsor or Administrator to enforce any provision of these Official Rules shall not constitute the waiver of such provision.
Persons entering the Sweepstakes further agree not to knowingly damage or cause interruption of the Sweepstakes and/or prevent others from participating in the Sweepstakes. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DAMAGE ANY ONLINE SERVICE, WEBSITE OR PLATFORM OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES VIOLATES CRIMINAL OR CIVIL LAWS. IF SUCH AN ATTEMPT IS MADE, SPONSOR MAY DISQUALIFY ANY PERSON, WHETHER OR NOT THE INDIVIDUAL IS A PARTICIPANT IN THE SWEEPSTAKES, MAKING SUCH ATTEMPT AND SEEK DAMAGES TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW.
SPONSOR MAKES NO WARRANTY, REPRESENTATION, OR GUARANTEE, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, IN FACT OR IN LAW, RELATIVE TO THE USE OF THE PRIZE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ITS QUALITY, MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
- Disputes: To the fullest extent permitted by law, entrant agrees that: (1) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the United States District Court for the Central District of California or an appropriate California State Court; (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with participating in this Sweepstakes, but in no event attorneys' fees; and (3) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, indirect, punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the participant and Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of California, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of California or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of California.
- WINNER’S LIST: For the name of the winner send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: MKKollective Celebration Gabriejunkart Sweepstakes Winner, c/o CSM Sports and Entertainment, Inc., 440 9th Avenue, 17th Floor, New York, NY 10001. All requests must be received by June 30, 2020.