Policies

EVE Online Contests Policy

1. ENTRY

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY

Submission addresses and guidelines will be provided in the contest announcement. All submissions will require the following information:

 

  • Your character name
  • Your EVE Online account name (the name you use to log into the game)
  • Your real name (first and last).
  • Your age
  • Your full mailing address — street, city, state, zip, country (this is for prize mailing purposes ONLY).
  • A contact phone number (This is required for the shipping of prizes. It may also be used as a back-up method of contacting you – but will be used for no other purpose).

 

CCP Games collects personal information from you when you enter this contest. The information is subject to the Privacy Policy of the site through which you enter the contest.

All entries must be received via email prior to 11:59pm (GMT) on the contest closure day and date named in the announcement (the “Contest Conclusion”) and must be in English. No other methods of entry will be accepted. Limit: one entry per person and e-mail address unless otherwise specified.

CCP Games hf. (collectively, the "Sponsor") are not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, incorrect, unintelligible or misdirected entries, which will be void. Use of a false username or email account will disqualify an entry and the individual who submitted the entry. Use of obscenities, racist, sexist, hateful or other material or depictions that, in Sponsor's judgment, are inappropriate or offensive, will disqualify an entry. Sponsor is not responsible for hardware or software malfunctions, lost or unavailable network connections, server unavailability due to technical, capacity constraints or other issues, or failed, incorrect, inaccurate, incomplete, garbled or delayed electronic or other communications. Sponsor, in its sole discretion, can disqualify, from this contest and any other contest conducted by Sponsor, any person who, in Sponsor's reasonable suspicion, tampers with the entry process or the operation of the web site, or who otherwise violates these rules or any of part of the EVE Online User Agreement . Sponsor has the right to terminate, suspend or modify this contest, in whole or in part, at any time and without prior notice, if, in Sponsor's judgment, the contest is altered, corrupted or cannot be completed as planned due to computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, technical failures, or other conditions beyond Sponsor's control. Incomplete entries are invalid, and players with incomplete entries will be disqualified.

2. ELIGIBILITY

To enter a contest (a) you must be 13 years of age or older, (b) you must have Internet access and an email account, (c) you must be a current EVE Online subscriber (meaning you must have an active account) on the announced contest start date. Employees of each Sponsor, each of their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, representatives, advertising, promotion and publicity agencies and members of the immediate families (defined as parents, children, siblings and spouse, regardless of where they reside) or households of such employees are not eligible. Contest is void where prohibited, restricted or taxed by law. All international federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.

3. DURATION

The contest period begins at the times and dates specified in the contest announcement.

4. SELECTION OF WINNING ENTRIES

The winning submissions will be determined by representatives of the Sponsor, criteria will be listed in the contest announcement.

5. PRIZES

Prizes will be listed in the contest announcement.

If winner cannot be contacted at the email address they submitted, or is contacted and does not respond, refuses or is ineligible to accept a prize, the prize may be awarded to the next highest ranking entrant within 14 days of the announcement of contest winners. Any prize not claimed by one alternately chosen winner will not be awarded. Prizes are not transferable. No substitution of prizes is permitted, except Sponsor reserves the right to provide a substitute prize of approximately equal value.

Participants may have their entries and their character name posted on the EVE Online web site (http://www.eveonline.com).

6. GENERAL CONDITIONS

By entering into the contest, (a) you agree to all of the terms and conditions of these Official Rules and Conditions, (b) you warrant that your entry is your own original work and that it does not violate any rights of any third party, and (c) you assign and agree to assign to Sponsor all rights, title and interest, including copyright, in or to your entry. Entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned. By participating in this contest, you agree that Sponsor may use the entries at our discretion. Sponsor, in its sole discretion, may edit and modify any submission before posting. Each Sponsor and their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising, promotion and publicity agencies and all of their respective directors, officers, employees, agents, representatives, successors and assigns are not in any way responsible or liable for damages, loss or injury resulting from participation in this contest or acceptance, loss or use of any prizes awarded in this contest. You further agree that in any cause of action, Sponsor's liability will be limited to the cost of entering and participating in the contest, and in no event shall Sponsor be liable for attorney's fees. You waive the right to claim any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct, or indirect damages. Except where prohibited, you agree that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this contest or any prize awarded shall be resolved under the laws of the nation of Iceland without respect to any conflict of law issues, and entrant agrees that such shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the District Court of Reykjavík, Iceland, (Héraðsdómur Reykjavíkur). You hereby expressly waive and agree not to raise any and all objections based on personal jurisdiction, venue and/or inconvenience of such forum and agree to the jurisdiction of the District Court of Reykjavík, Iceland. You assume sole liability for injuries, including personal injuries and/or damage to property or prize, caused or claimed to be caused by participating in this contest or the acceptance, loss, shipment, or use of any prize awarded. Sponsor is not responsible for any failure to contact entrants, whether due to technical or human error. All of Sponsor's decisions regarding the application and interpretation of the Rules are final.

7. WINNERS LIST

The winners of this contest will be posted on http://www.eveonline.com within 30 days of the conclusion of the contest.

8. SPONSOR

This contest is sponsored by CCP hf., Grandagardur 8, 101 Reykjavik, Iceland.

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