Contest Rules—Blizzcon Bonanza: Bringing The Power
. No purchase is necessary to enter. All times mentioned hereafter are Pacific Time U.S (PT). The Wowhead Blizzcon Bonanza: Bringing the Power! Contest (Contest) will begin at 12:01 AM on Monday, May 25, 2009 and continue until 12:00 AM on Wednesday, June 17, 2009. The Contest is being sponsored by ZAM (Sponsor).
How to Enter
. You must register for a Wowhead account at
and be logged into your account. Prizes are awarded via drawing. The cutoff for entries for a particular drawing is 11:59 PM on the day prior to the drawing. There is only one entry per household. You accumulate entries as follows: The entrant must enter their First Name, Last Name, State and Birthday into the sign up form on the contest page and submit their entry. The winners are chosen at random from all Wowhead users who submit the completed form. ZAM assumes no responsibility for lost, misdirected or late entries or entries containing incorrect or incomplete information.
. Wowhead.com reserves the right to disqualify anyone from the contest for any reason at their sole discretion. Those who are disqualified will not be allowed to post comments on the site and will be disqualified from all subsequent prize drawings. Those who spam in order to gain entries will be disqualified. Entries made by bots or other automatic means will be disqualified.
. The contest is open to legal residents of all 48 contiguous states plus the District of Columbia of the United States of America who are over 18 years of age. Anyone who is, or has been within the last 6 months, an Employee or consultant of APC, ZAM or any affiliated sites is not eligible to win. Immediate family and household members of such individuals are also not eligible to win. Moderators, Editors, or Bloggers for ZAM are not eligible to win. Prizes will only be shipped to addresses within the 48 contiguous U.S. states and if your name is drawn, you must provide a name and address within the U.S. for shipping or be disqualified.
. Raffle winners will be selected every day for the duration of the contest. Raffle winners are based upon all entries received between 12:00 AM on the day before the drawing takes place and 11:59 AM the day before the drawing takes place. There will be one (1) raffle winner drawn each day of the contest. Winners of the raffle contest are no longer eligible to receive the same prize, however they are still eligible for other prizes.
. When your name is drawn, notification will be posted
using your site user name. You will also be notified via e-mail at the address registered to your account. You will have until 5:00 PM three days from the date your name is drawn to respond with a address where the prize can be sent. The Grand Prize Winner will have until 5:00PM on June 19, 2009 to respond with an address to be sent submitted to Blizzard. Responses should be sent to email@example.com. The address must be a valid location within the 48 contiguous United States of America to receive the prize. If you fail to respond in the time allotted, you will forfeit the prize and the prize will be rewarded to another randomly drawn winner from the pool of entries. The Grand Prize winner will also be required to supply a valid social security number and an affidavit of eligibility and liability/publicity release.
. Grand Prize: One (1) Grand Prize Winner will receive: two (2) tickets to Blizzcon, two (2) roundtrip airfare to Los Angeles area, one (1) room for two (2) nights near Anaheim Convention Center, transportation, one (1) dinner with Casey "Malgayne" Monroe and one (1) APC Power-Saving Back-UPS Uninterruptible. Estimated retail value of the Grand Prize is $2,000. Three (3) First Place Winners will be selected to receive One (1) console gaming system of their choice and one (1) APC Performance SurgeArrest. Choices of console gaming systems include a Nintendo Wii, Playstation 3 or Xbox360. Estimated retail value of each Console Gaming Prize is $400. Twenty (20) Winners will be selected to receive One (1) First Edition Wowhead T-shirt and one (1) APC Notebook Surge Protector. Estimated retail value of each First Edition Wowhead T-shirt is $20 and the estimated value of the APC Notebook Surge Protector is $19.99. One (1) winner will be selected to receive one (1) ticket to Blizzcon and one (1) APC Audio/Video Power-Saving Surge Protector. Estimated retail value of each Blizzcon ticket is $125 and value of APC Audio/Video Power-Saving Surge Protector is $89.99. Winners will be responsible for any and all federal, state and/or local taxes resulting from acceptance of the prize. The prize will be shipped to be delivered to the name and address provided by the winner. The order will be placed within a week of when the proper information is provided to the Sponsor by the winner and in the case of the Grand Prize winner, all properly signed and notarized forms are received by the Sponsor. Prize winners cannot assign or transfer the prize to another person. No cash or prize substitution is allowed except at the discretion of Sponsor. All prizes will be awarded. If a prize cannot be awarded due to circumstances beyond the control of Sponsor, a substitute prize of equal or lesser retail value will be awarded; provided, however, that if prizes are awarded but unclaimed/forfeited by recipient, prize may not be re-awarded, in Sponsor's sole discretion. Other restrictions may apply.
Odds of Winning
. The odds of winning depend upon the number of entries received.
Conditions of Participation/Release
. By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these official rules and the decisions of the Sponsors and the Contest Administrator, which shall be final in all respects. Contest is void where prohibited or restricted by law. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. All posts, comments, edits and other materials added to Sponsor's website as a result of this contest become the sole property of the sponsor and entrants authorize sponsor to use said content in whatever manner it wishes. By participating in this Contest and/or by accepting any prize that they may win, entrants agree to release the Sponsors, their parent, subsidiary and affiliated companies, units and divisions and advertising and promotional agencies and prize suppliers; each of their respective officers, directors, agents, representatives and employees; and each of these companies and individuals' respective successors, representatives and assigns (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 Contest and/or acceptance or use of the prize. The Released Parties shall not be liable for: (i) late, lost, delayed, stolen, misdirected, postage-due, incomplete, unreadable, inaccurate, garbled or unintelligible entries, communications or affidavits, regardless of the method of transmission; (ii) telephone system, telephone or computer hardware, software or other technical or computer malfunctions, lost connections, disconnections, delays or transmission errors; (iii) data corruption, theft, destruction, unauthorized access to or alteration of entry or other materials; (iv) any injuries, losses or damages of any kind caused by the prize or resulting from acceptance, possession or use of a prize, or from participation in the Contest; or (v) any printing, typographical, administrative or technological errors in any materials associated with the Contest. Sponsors disclaim any liability for damage to any computer system resulting from participating in, or accessing or downloading information in connection with this Contest, and reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to cancel, modify or suspend the Contest should a virus, bug, computer problem, unauthorized intervention or other causes beyond Sponsor's control, corrupt the administration, security or proper participation of the Contest. Sponsors may prohibit you from participating in the Contest or winning a prize if, in their sole discretion, they determine you are attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest by cheating, hacking, deception, or any other unfair participation with the intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrants or Sponsor representatives. This Contest will be governed by the internal laws of the State of California. Any and all legal actions or claims arising in connection with this Contest must be brought in a court of competent jurisdiction within California and you hereby submit to jurisdiction in California.
CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE CONTEST MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND WILL RESULT IN DISQUALIFICATION FROM PARTICIPATION IN THE CONTEST. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSORS RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK REMEDIES AND DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEY FEES) TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION.
. ZAM. 1850 Sawtelle Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90025.
. All information provided by the winners of the contest will be used solely for the purposes of this contest and will not be sold or shared with any other entity except as needed to ship the prizes to the intended addressee.