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The Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Links 4th Anniversary Sweepstakes

Official Rules

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. Sweepstakes may only be entered in or from the 50 United States, the District of Columbia and Canada (excluding the province of Quebec) and entries originating from any other jurisdiction are not eligible for entry.  This Sweepstakes is governed exclusively by the laws of the United States. You are not authorized to participate in the Sweepstakes if you are not located within the 50 United States, the District of Columbia or Canada. 

1. How to Enter.  To enter the Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Links 4th Anniversary Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”),  (a)  go to the Apple App Store, Google Play, or Steam and download the Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Links game (the “Game”), (b) create an account and obtain a Duelist ID, and (c) complete the survey located at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/GRJH6KK on the Game tournament  webpage, between 12:00:00 PM United States PST on February 5, 2021 and 12:00:00 AM United States PST on February 19, 2021.  All entrants must have a valid email address and Duelist ID. Surveys must be completed in full, and must identify the Konami partner (“Influencer”) Instagram and/or Twitter account or Konami page (each a, “Channel”) where entrant heard about the Sweepstakes, to qualify as an entry.

If you enter using your mobile device, standard data fees may apply.  You should consult your wireless service provider's pricing plan for details. You agree to incur any and all charges demanded by your wireless carrier.

Limit one (1) entry per person/email address. No automated entry devices and/or programs permitted.  All entries become the sole and exclusive property of the Sponsor and receipt of entries will not be acknowledged or returned. Delivery of prizes requires a street address (no P.O. Boxes).  Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, illegible, stolen, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible, misdirected, technically corrupted or garbled entries, which will be disqualified, or for problems of any kind whether mechanical, human or electronic.  Only fully completed entry surveys are eligible.  Proof of Submission will not be deemed to be proof of receipt by Sponsor. 

2. Start/End Dates. Sweepstakes begins at 12:00:00 PM United States PST on February 05, 2021 and ends at 12:00:00 AM United States PST on February 19, 2021.         

3. Eligibility. Participation open only to legal residents of the 50 United States, the District of Columbia, and Canada (excluding the province of Quebec) who are at least thirteen (13) years old as of date of entry. Those under the age of majority must have their parent or legal guardian’s consent and agreement to these Official Rules before entering.  Void outside of the 50 United States, the District of Columbia, and Canada, and where prohibited, taxed or restricted by law.  Employees, officers and directors of Konami Digital Entertainment Inc.  (“Sponsor”) and Damage LA LLC, and its and their parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, advertising and promotion agencies, manufacturers or distributors of sweepstakes materials and their immediate families (parents, children, siblings, spouse) or members of the same household (whether related or not) of such employees/officers/directors are not eligible to enter.  Sweepstakes may only be entered in or from the 50 United States, the District of Columbia, and Canada (excluding the province of Quebec), and entries originating from any other jurisdiction are not eligible for entry.  You are not authorized to participate in the Sweepstakes if you are not located within the 50 United States, the District of Columbia, or Canada (excluding Quebec). All federal, state/provincial/territorial and local laws and regulations apply.

4. Random Drawings/Odds
A total of twenty (20) prize winner(s) (five (5) per identified Channel), will be selected in a random drawing from all eligible entries received on or about February 22, 2021. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received for the drawings.  Drawing will be conducted by Damage LA LLC.  By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants fully and unconditionally agree to be bound by these rules and the decisions of the judges, which will be final and binding in all matters relating to the Sweepstakes.

5. Prizes. There are twenty (20) prize packages available to be won, each including a Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Links 4th Anniversary Game Mat ($30.00 USD $38.33 CAD), Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Links Power Bank ($20.00 USD $25.55 CAD), Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel links ZEXAL Coin ($20.00 USD $25.55 CAD) and Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Links Face Mask ($15.00 USD $19.17 CAD). Total approximate retail value of one (1) prize package: $85.00 USD $108.61 CAD. (Total ARV of all prizes: $1,700.00 USD $2,172.09 CAD). Prizes are non-transferable. No substitutions or cash redemptions.  In the case of unavailability of any prize, Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value. Unclaimed prizes will not be awarded. All unspecified expenses are the responsibility of winner(s). 

6. Notification. Winner(s) will be notified by email at the email address provided in Winner’s entry and will be required to sign and return, where legal, an Affidavit of Eligibility/Declaration of Compliance and Liability/Publicity Release within fourteen (14) days of prize notification. If any winner is considered a minor or under the age of majority in his/her jurisdiction of residence, Liability/Publicity Release must be signed by his/her parent or legal guardian and such prize will be delivered to minor’s parent/legal guardian and awarded in the name of parent/legal guardian. If any winner cannot be contacted within five (5) calendar days of first notification attempt, if any prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, if any winner rejects his/her prize or in the event of noncompliance with these Sweepstakes rules and requirements, such prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner will be selected from all remaining eligible entries. In the event any winner is a legal resident of Canada, he/she will be required to correctly answer a time-limited mathematical skill-testing question in order to be declared the winner. Upon prize forfeiture, no compensation will be given.  Limit one prize per person.

7. Conditions. All federal, state, provincial/territorial and local taxes are the sole responsibility of the winner(s). Participation in Sweepstakes constitutes each entrant’s permission for Sponsor to use his/her name, address (city and state), likeness, photograph, picture, portrait, voice, biographical information and/or any statements made by each entrant regarding the Sweepstakes or Sponsor for advertising and promotional purposes without notice or additional compensation, except where prohibited by law. By participating, entrants and winner(s) (or entrant’s and winner’s parent/legal guardian where entrant is considered a minor/ under the age of majority in his/her jurisdiction of residence) agree to release and hold harmless Sponsor, Damage LA LLC, Apple Inc., Google LLC, Valve Corporation (Steam), Instagram, Twitter, Facebook and each Influencer, and its and their affiliates, partners and promotion and advertising agencies and each of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers and directors (collectively, the “Released Entities”), from any and all liability, for loss, harm, damage, injury, cost or expense whatsoever including without limitation, property damage, personal injury and/or death which may occur in connection with, preparation for, travel to, or participation in Sweepstakes, or possession, acceptance and/or use or misuse of prize or participation in any Sweepstakes-related activity and for any claims based on publicity rights, defamation or invasion of privacy and merchandise delivery.  Sponsor is not responsible if Sweepstakes cannot take place or if the prize cannot be awarded due to travel cancellations, delays or interruptions due to COVID-19, acts of God, acts of war, natural disasters, weather or acts of terrorism.Entrants who do not comply with these Official Rules, or attempt to interfere with this Sweepstakes in any way shall be disqualified. There is no purchase or sales presentation required to participate. A purchase does not increase odds of winning.  

8.Additional Terms. In case of dispute as to the identity of any entrant, entry will be declared made by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at time of entry. “Authorized Account Holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational, institution, etc.) responsible for assigning email addresses or the domain associated with the submitted email address. Any potential winner may be requested to provide Sponsor with proof that such winner is the authorized account holder of the email address associated with the winning entry.  Any other attempted form of entry is prohibited; no automatic, programmed; robotic or similar means of entry are permitted. The Released Entities are not responsible for technical, hardware, software, telephone or other communications malfunctions, errors or failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, web site, Internet, or ISP availability, unauthorized human intervention, traffic congestion, incomplete or inaccurate capture of entry information (regardless of cause) or failed, incomplete, garbled, jumbled or delayed computer transmissions which may limit one’s ability to enter the Sweepstakes, including any injury or damage to participant’s or any other person’s computer relating to or resulting from participating in this Sweepstakes or downloading any materials in this Sweepstakes.  Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify, extend or suspend this Sweepstakes should (in its sole discretion) virus, bugs, non-authorized human intervention, fraud or other causes beyond its control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes. In such case, Sponsor may select the winner(s) from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds, in its sole discretion, to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or web site. Canada only: Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to administer an alternate test of skill as it deems appropriate or necessary to comply with applicable law. Sponsor may prohibit an entrant from participating in the Sweepstakes or winning a prize if, in its sole discretion, it determines that said entrant is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes by cheating, hacking, deception, or other unfair playing practices (including the use of automated quick entry programs) or intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrants or Sponsor representatives.

CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

9.  Limitation of Liability; Disclaimer of Warranties.  IN NO EVENT WILL THE RELEASED ENTITIES BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR LOSSES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF THE SERVICE AND/OR THE SWEEPSTAKES, DOWNLOADING FROM AND/OR PRINTING MATERIAL DOWNLOADED FROM ANY WEBSITES ASSOCIATES WITH THE SWEEPSTAKES. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE RELEASED ENTITIES’ TOTAL LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES, OR CAUSES OF ACTION EXCEED $100 USD ($127.77 CAD). WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, THIS SWEEPSTAKES AND ALL PRIZES ARE PROVIDED "AS IS"  WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES SO SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. CHECK YOUR LOCAL LAWS FOR ANY RESTRICTIONS OR LIMITATIONS REGARDING THESE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS. IF YOU ARE A CALIFORNIA RESIDENT, YOU WAIVE ANY AND ALL RIGHTS UNDER SECTION 1542 OF THE CIVIL CODE OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA, WHICH PROVIDES AS FOLLOWS:  “A GENERAL RELEASE DOES NOT EXTEND TO CLAIMS THAT THE CREDITOR OR RELEASING PARTY DOES NOT KNOW OR SUSPECT TO EXIST IN HIS OR HER FAVOR AT THE TIME OF EXECUTING THE RELEASE AND THAT, IF KNOWN BY HIM OR HER, WOULD HAVE MATERIALLY AFFECTED HIS OR HER SETTLEMENT WITH THE DEBTOR OR RELEASED PARTY.”

10. Disputes; Governing Law.  The parties waive all rights to trial in any action or proceeding instituted in connection with these Official Rules, including, without limitation, the Sweepstakes. To the extent permitted by applicable law, by entering the Sweepstakes, you agree that any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of the promotion or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate federal or state court located in the County of Los Angeles, California, U.S.A. All issues and questions concerning these Official Rules, your rights and obligations, or Sponsor’s rights and obligations shall be governed by the laws of the State of California, U.S.A., without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules. The parties agree not to raise the defense of forum non conveniens.

11. Use of Data.  Sponsor will be collecting personal data about entrants online, in accordance with its privacy policy.  Please review the Sponsor’s privacy policy at https://legal.konami.com/kdeus/privacy/en-us/. By participating in the Sweepstakes, entrants (or entrants parent/legal guardian where entrant is considered a minor/under the age of majority in his/her jurisdiction of residence) hereby agree to Sponsor’s collection and usage of their personal information and acknowledge that they have read and accepted Sponsor’s privacy policy. 

12. List of Winners/Winner’s Name. To obtain a list of winners/the name of the winner, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope by March 12th, 2021 to: Damage LA LLC, 225 S. Lake Ave. #300 Pasadena, CA 91101. Residents of Canada may omit the return postage.

13. Sponsor. Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. 14500 Aviation Blvd., Hawthorne, CA 90250-6655.

14. Administrator. Damage LA LLC. 225 S. Lake Ave. #300 Pasadena, CA 91101.
THIS PROMOTION IS IN NO WAY SPONSORED, ENDORSED OR ADMINISTERED BY, OR ASSOCIATED WITH, INSTAGRAM, TWITTER, FACEBOOK, APPLE, GOOGLE, OR VALVE (STEAM).