Entry. NO ADDITIONAL PURCHASE NECESSARY.
You will need a copy of Earth & Beyond PCCD online game to participate in this
Contest. To enter, submit your Earth & Beyond character name or online moniker
or nickname, birth date, email address, State and Country of residence, your
Earth & Beyond Icon* and Category** using the
online entry form as directed, between December 5, 2003, and January 5,
2004. The icon must be saved and submitted in TARGA (.tga), 32-bit file format.
No other methods of entry will be accepted. Limit: One entry per person per
category. By entering, entrants warrant that their submissions are their own and
original creations and do not violate or infringe the rights, including, without
limitation, copyrights of any third party. Completed entries must be received by
January 5, 2004, by 11:59pm PST. All entries become the property of Sponsor and
will not be returned.
Sponsor assumes no responsibility for lost, incomplete,
incorrect, or misdirected entries. Use of a false email account will disqualify
an entry. Sponsor is not responsible for technical, hardware or software
malfunctions, misdirected entries, lost or unavailable network connections or
failed, incorrect, inaccurate, incomplete, garbled or delayed electronic or
other communications. Sponsor, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to
disqualify any submission containing racial or ethnic slurs, explicit language
or sexual content or otherwise offensive or illegal material. Sponsor, in its
sole discretion, further reserves the right to disqualify any person who tampers
with the entry process or the operation of the web site, or who otherwise
violates these rules. By entering, entrants accept and agree to abide by the
terms of these Official Rules and Conditions.
*Your Icon must be created and submitted using artwork on a
black background, sized at dimensions of 64x64 Pixels and be saved and submitted
in TARGA (.tga), 32-bit file format. The icon must be displayed in a ¾ view and
also have an alpha channel to define opacity.
**You may submit only one (1) icon each in the following
categories: General - everyday, non-equipped items such as foodstuffs,
packages, supplies, etc; or Equipment - Ship devices, engines or reactor.
Your submission must not include weapons and/or ammunition icons. Any
submissions including weapons or ammunition icons will not be accepted for entry
in this Contest. See the
Earth & Beyond Contest Guideline Page for additional guidelines.
Prizes; Winner Selection and Notification.
There are two (2) prizes. One (1) Grand Prize Package will be awarded in each
category (General and Equipment).
Each Grand Prize winner will receive one (1) Earth & Beyond prize
pack featuring a selection of Earth & Beyond items (ARV $50), and may have his
or her winning icon entry featured within the Earth & Beyond online game.
Prizes are not transferable. No substitution of Prizes for cash
or other goods and services is permitted, except Sponsor reserves the right to
provide a substitute Prize of approximately equal value. Taxes on Prizes, if
any, are the sole responsibility of the individual winners.
Winners will be selected on or about January 30, 2004.
Sponsor's staff members, in their sole discretion, will select
the winning entries from all eligible entries submitted based on the following
criteria: 50% Originality and 50% Creativity. Odds of winning depend on the
number of eligible entries in this Contest and the relative skill of each
entrant. Winners will be required to complete and sign an Affidavit of
Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release, in the form provided by Sponsor,
within 14 days of attempted notification in order to claim Prize. If a minor
wins a prize, it will be awarded in the name of a parent or legal guardian and
the minor's parent or legal guardian is responsible for signing any necessary
releases, consents and affidavits of eligibility. Winners will be notified by an
email sent to the email address specified on the Contest Submission. If the
winner cannot be contacted at this email address, is contacted and does not
respond with name and home address (for prize delivery) and other requested
documentation within 14 days of attempted notification, refuses the prize or is
ineligible to accept the prize, Sponsor reserves the right to select an
alternate winner or not to award the Prize. Winners must provide a U.S. or
Canadian shipping address to claim prize. Allow 4-6 weeks for delivery of Prize.
Eligibility. This Contest is only
open to residents of the 50 United States, the District of Columbia and Canada
(except Quebec), who are 13 years of age or older at time Contest begins.
Residents of Quebec, Canada are not eligible. Employees of Electronic Arts Inc.,
and its respective affiliates, subsidiaries, representatives, advertising,
promotion and publicity agencies and the immediate families of each are not
eligible. Contest is void where prohibited, restricted or taxed by law. All
federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.
General Conditions. Electronic Arts
Inc., and its respective affiliates, subsidiaries, parents, representatives,
advertising, promotion and publicity agencies, are not in any way responsible or
liable for damages, loss or injury resulting from participation in this Contest
or the acceptance, shipping and handling, loss or use of any Prizes awarded in
this Contest. Winners assume sole liability for injuries, including personal
injuries and/or damage to property, caused or claimed to be caused by
participating in this Contest or the acceptance, shipping and handling, loss or
use of any Prize awarded. Sponsor has the right to cancel, terminate or modify
this Contest if it cannot be completed as planned due to infection by computer
virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, technical failures or other
conditions beyond Sponsor's control. Sponsor is not responsible for any failure
to contact entrants whether due to technical or human error.
By entering this Contest, entrants agree that Sponsor may post
their submissions online and has the right to use the submissions and/or the
entrant's hometown and Earth & Beyond Nickname on Sponsor's website, within the
Earth & Beyond online game and in any and all publicity and advertising for
Earth & Beyond, this Contest or other promotions by Sponsor without any further
attribution, notification or compensation to entrants, except where prohibited
by law. Sponsor, in its sole discretion, may edit and/or modify any submission
Winners list. A winners list will
be available at
after approximately January 30, 2004, and posted until approximately February
Sponsor. This Contest is sponsored
by Electronic Arts Inc., 209 Redwood Shores Parkway, Redwood City, California
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