Microsoft LocoCycle Custom Xbox 360 Sweepstakes
OFFICIAL RULES


NO PURCHASE NECESSARY.

COMMON TERMS USED IN THESE RULES:

These are the official rules that govern how the Microsoft LocoCycle Custom Xbox 360 sweepstakes promotion will operate. This promotion will be simply referred to as the “Sweepstakes” throughout the rest of these rules.

In these rules, “we,” “our,” and “us” refer to Microsoft Corporation, the sponsor of the Sweepstakes. “You” refers to an eligible Sweepstakes entrant.

WHAT ARE THE START AND END DATES?

This Sweepstakes starts at 12:01 a.m. Pacific Time (PT) on February 14, 2014, and ends at 11:59 p.m. PT on March 3, 2014 (“Entry Period”). Entries must be received within the Entry Period to be eligible.

CAN I ENTER?

You are eligible to enter this Sweepstakes if you meet the following requirements at time of entry:


This Sweepstakes is void outside of the geographic area described above and wherever else prohibited by law.

HOW DO I ENTER?

There are two ways to enter this Sweepstakes; with purchase or by mail without purchase.

To enter with purchase, login to your Xbox Live account, visit the Xbox Live Marketplace and purchase the game title “LocoCycle” for either Xbox 360 or Xbox One within the Entry Period.

To enter by mail without purchase, hand-print your first and last name, mailing address, city, state, postal code, phone number (including area code) and e-mail address (if you have one) on a 3 x 5 card and mail to the following address:

Marketing Genome Project
Attn: LocoCycle Xbox Sweepstakes
P.O. Box 717
Asbury Park, NJ 07712

Mail-in entries must be postmarked by March 3 and received by March 13, 2014 to be eligible.

Limit one entry per person regardless of entry method.

We are not responsible for entries that we do not receive for any reason. We will automatically disqualify:


WINNER SELECTION AND PRIZES

On or around March 14, 2014, we or our agent will randomly select one potential (pending confirmation of eligibility) Grand Prize winner from among all eligible entries received.

(1) Grand Prize: A Custom Xbox 360 and controller featuring LocoCycle themed paintjobs and LED lighting. Approximate Retail Value (ARV) $250.00.

The total Approximate Retail Value (ARV) of all prizes: $250

We will only award one prize during the Entry Period. If you are a potential winner, we will notify you by sending a message to the e-mail address, the phone number, or mailing address (if any) provided at time of entry within seven (7) days following the random drawing. If the notification that we send is returned as undeliverable, or you are otherwise unreachable for any reason, we may award the prize to an alternate, randomly selected winner. Only three (3) alternate drawings will be held after which the applicable prize will remain un-awarded.

If there is a dispute as to who is the potential winner, we will consider the potential winner to be the authorized account holder of the e-mail address used to enter the Sweepstakes or the person residing at the mailing address listed on your mail-in entry. If you are a potential winner, we may require you to sign an Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability/Publicity Release and a W-9 tax form or W-8 BEN tax form within 10 days of notification. If you are a potential winner and you are considered a minor in your place of legal residence, we may require your parent or legal guardian to sign all required forms on your behalf. If you do not complete the required forms as instructed and/or return the required forms within the time period listed on the winner notification message, we may disqualify you and select an alternate, randomly selected winner.

If you are confirmed as a winner of this Sweepstakes:


WHAT ARE YOUR ODDS OF WINNING?

Your odds of winning this Sweepstakes depend on the number of eligible entries we receive.

WHAT OTHER CONDITIONS ARE YOU AGREEING TO BY ENTERING THIS SWEEPSTAKES?

By entering this Sweepstakes you (your parent / legal guardian if you are a minor) agree:


WHAT LAWS GOVERN THE WAY THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS EXECUTED AND ADMINISTRATED?

This Sweepstakes will be governed by the laws of the State of Washington, and you consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the courts of the State of Washington for any disputes arising out of this Sweepstakes.

WHAT IF SOMETHING UNEXPECTED HAPPENS AND THE SWEEPSTAKES CAN’T RUN AS PLANNED?

If cheating, a virus, bug, catastrophic event, or any other unforeseen or unexpected event that cannot be reasonably anticipated or controlled, (also referred to as force majeure) affects the fairness and / or integrity of this Sweepstakes, we reserve the right to cancel, change or suspend this Sweepstakes. This right is reserved whether the event is due to human or technical error. If a solution cannot be found to restore the integrity of the Sweepstakes, we reserve the right to randomly select winners from among all eligible entries received before we had to cancel, change or suspend the Sweepstakes.

If you attempt to compromise the integrity or the legitimate operation of this Sweepstakes by hacking or by cheating or committing fraud in ANY way, we may seek damages from you to the fullest extent permitted by law. Further, we may ban you from participating in any of our future Sweepstakes, so please play fairly.

HOW CAN YOU FIND OUT WHO WON?

We will post the names of winners who received a prize worth $25.00 or more online at http://lococyclegame.com/contest/. This list will remain posted one month after March 3, 2014.

WHO IS SPONSORING THIS SWEEPSTAKES?

Microsoft Corporation
One Microsoft Way
Redmond, WA 98052