Contest Official Rules

 

SHOT WITH GEFORCE EVERGREEN E3 CONTEST - OFFICIAL RULES

By entering this Contest, you agree to be bound by these Official Rules and to comply with all applicable laws and regulations.

 

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER THIS CONTEST. THIS CONTEST IS VOID WHERE RESTRICTED OR PROHIBITED BY LAW. OPEN TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE UNITED STATES, CANADA, UNITED KINGDOM, GERMANY, FRANCE, SPAIN, POLAND, TURKEY, INDIA, PORTUGAL, AUSTRIA, BELGIUM, AUSTRALIA, MAINLAND CHINA (EXCLUDING HONG KONG AND MACAU), TAIWAN, SOUTH KOREA, JAPAN*, MEXICO, ARGENTINA, CHILE, COLUMBIA, SWEDEN, NORWAY, FINLAND, DENMARK, NETHERLANDS, CZECH REPUBLIC, SWITZERLAND, AND SINGAPORE.

*Winners from Japan will be awarded a cash price in the amount of USD $759 instead of the GeForce GTX 1080 Ti due to country restrictions.

This Contest is sponsored by NVIDIA Corporation, with an address at 2788 San Tomas Expressway, Santa Clara, CA 95051, U.S.A. (hereinafter "NVIDIA" or "Sponsor").

1. Eligibility

You must be a resident of either THE UNITED STATES, CANADA, UNITED KINGDOM, GERMANY, FRANCE, SPAIN, POLAND, TURKEY, INDIA, PORTUGAL, AUSTRIA, BELGIUM, AUSTRALIA, MAINLAND CHINA (EXCLUDING HONG KONG AND MACAU), TAIWAN, SOUTH KOREA, JAPAN*, MEXICO, ARGENTINA, CHILE, COLUMBIA, SWEDEN, NORWAY, FINLAND, DENMARK, NETHERLANDS, CZECH REPUBLIC, SWITZERLAND, SINGAPORE and eighteen (18) years of age or older to be eligible to participate in this Contest. This Contest is open to individuals only. No team entries and no corporate or institutional entries are permitted in this Contest. Employees of Sponsor, its affiliates, and their respective contractors, service providers and professional advisors connected with this Contest, as well as members of their immediate families and/or households, are NOT eligible to enter.

*Winners from Japan will be awarded a cash price in the amount of USD $759 instead of the GeForce GTX 1080 Ti due to country restrictions.

2. The Challenge

This Contest involves the following challenge: Entrant must use NVIDIA Ansel within one of the following Ansel titles: ARK: Survival Evolved, Agents of Mayhem, ATOM RPG, Aven Colony, Bulletstorm Full Clip Edition, Black Desert, CAT Intersetellar, CHKN, ClayBook, Conqueror’s Blade(Zhan Yi), Conan Exiles, Dark and Light, Dishonored 2, Fade to Silence, Faith of Danschant, For Honor, Final Fantasy® XV Windows Edition, Formula Fusion, Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice, Kona, Kingdom Come: Deliverance, Mass Effect: Andromeda, Mirror’s Edge™ Catalyst, Middle-earth: Shadow of War, Nioh: Complete Edition, Obduction, Open Range, Paragon, Pro Evolution Soccer 2018, Pure Farming 2018, Q.U.B.E.2, Raiders of a Broken Planet, Snake Pass, Space Engineers, Star Wars™ Battlefront™ II, Tekken 7, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, The Witness, Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Wildlands, Transformers Online, War Thunder, Watch Dogs 2, WRC 7 FIA World Rally Championship and take a unique regular, super resolution or 360 screenshot. Entrant must then submit the screenshot by uploading their shot to the Shot With GeForce website and share the photo on entrant's Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or Weibo page. Entrant's post must be made public, tag @NVIDIAGeForce and use hashtag #SHOTWITHGEFORCE. Entry screenshot cannot be altered in post-production after the screenshot has been taken, any alteration to the Ansel screenshot will be an invalid entry.

3. JUDGING

There will be three (3) grand prize winners and three (3) runner up prizes awarded following the end of the contest. Grand prize consists of one (1) GeForce GTX 1080 Ti with the winner’s image on a custom GPU Backplate from V1Tech. Runner up prizes consist of one (1) GeForce Prize Package estimated value of USD $80.

NVIDIA judges will have the sole authority and discretion to select all the winners, and all decisions of NVIDIA judges will be FINAL. By entering this Contest, you agree to be bound by the decisions NVIDIA judges.

4. Prizes; Odds of Winning

The prizes of this Contest are as follows:

  • Three (3) grand prize winners will get one (1) GeForce GTX 1080 Ti and the winner’s image on a custom GPU backplate from V1Tech – estimated value of USD $759.
  • Three (3) Runner-up winners will get one (1) GeForce Prize Package (estimated value of USD $80)

The prizes are not assignable or transferable. Brand and model of prizes are subject to change by NVIDIA at any time for any reason and substitutions will be of equal or greater value. NVIDIA is not responsible or liable for the distribution of any prizes once they are shipped to the winner. The prizes offered, and the entrants that are successful, are not distinguishable by country and do not hold any bias and are equally attainable for all participating countries and their entrants. THIS CONTEST HAS NOT PREVIOUSLY BEEN OFFERED. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

5. Entry Period

The entry period for this Contest begins at 9am PST (Pacific Standard Time) on June 11, 2018 and ends at 6pm PST (Pacific Standard Time) on July 13th, 2018 (hereinafter the "Entry Period"). Following the entry period, an NVIDIA judge will select top entries.

6. Winner Announcement; Claiming and Awarding of Prize

The winners of the prize bundle will be announced on the NVIDIA GeForce social pages on or about July 30th, 2018. Within 7 days following such announcement, the winners will be notified by NVIDIA via email, Facebook or Twitter direct message. To claim the prize, the winner must do the following within 14 days from the date of NVIDIA's notification:

  1. confirm receipt of the notice by email/direct message (which confirmation must be sent from the same email address/account to which the notice was sent); and
  2. complete, sign and return a winner release form (as provided by NVIDIA along with its email notice) and such other requisite documentation (if any) listed in NVIDIA's email notice

Within 90 days following its receipt of the Required Winner Documents from the winner, NVIDIA will ship the prize via FedEx or similar courier service, at NVIDIA's expense, to the winner's mailing address specified in his/her winning entry. Notwithstanding the foregoing, if NVIDIA determines that the Required Winner Documents as returned by the winner are incomplete, erroneous, or otherwise not in order, NVIDIA may require the winner to provide complete or replacement documentation prior to shipment of prize. Digital prizes will be electronically emailed to the email address supplied as part of their contest submission.

IMPORTANT NOTE TO ALL ENTRANTS: If a winner cannot be contacted or fails to claim the prize or to return the Required Winner Documents within the specified time period, or if the prize is returned as undeliverable, or if a winner fails to comply with any of the provisions of these Official Rules, such winner will be considered to have forfeited the prize. In such case, the prize will be awarded to the individual who submitted the next best entry as previously determined by NVIDIA.

7. Taxes

The winner of this Contest is solely responsible for any and all applicable taxes and government charges that result from his/her receipt and/or use of the prize. Sponsor reserves the right to withhold and deduct such taxes and charges from the prize if and to the extent required by law.

8. Representations, Warranties and Indemnity by Entrant

  1. ANY ENTRY THAT IS IN BREACH OF ANY OF THE FOREGOING REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES OR IS OTHERWISE IN VIOLATION OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES, WILL BE DEEMED VOID AND AUTOMATICALLY BE DISQUALIFIED FROM THIS CONTEST.

9. ADDITIONAL AGREEMENTS by Entrant

  1. By entering this Contest, each entrant agrees and acknowledges that Sponsor and Sponsor Related Parties shall not be responsible or liable for: (i) any late, lost, stolen, forged, mutilated, corrupted, incomplete, illegible or misdirected entries; (ii) any errors, omissions, misinformation, or misidentification in an entry; (iii) any dispute or claim arising from an entrant's participation in this Contest or his/her entry, or his/her receipt, ownership or use of the prize; (iv) any computer hardware, software, Internet, network, cable, phone, or other communication or technical errors, failures, malfunctions, interruptions, or delays; or (v) any damage to an entrant's or any other person's computer hardware, software or data that results from participation in this Contest or accessing, downloading or using any tools, files, data, software, or other articles or materials in connection with this Contest.
  2. By entering this Contest, each entrant agrees and consents to Sponsor's collection, use and retention of his/her personal information for all purposes related to this Contest (including, without limitation, processing and administering entries, sharing an entrant's personal information with Sponsor Related Parties as necessary to conduct and operate this Contest, communicating with and awarding the prize to the winner, making public announcements about the winner, and advertising, promoting and publicizing this Contest).
  3. By entering this Contest, each entrant hereby irrevocably and unconditionally grants to NVIDIA, on a royalty-free and non-exclusive basis, a perpetual, irrevocable, freely transferable, freely assignable, freely sublicensable, worldwide license to run, use, copy, reproduce, publish, distribute, perform, display, exhibit, demonstrate, edit, modify, adapt, and create derivative works from, each of your entries in this promotion, whether for purposes related to this promotion or otherwise, and whether via the Internet, electronic, digital, broadcast, theatrical, print, or any other communications media now known or hereafter developed, and in each case free of any and all restrictions and limitations whatsoever (except as imposed by law).

ANY ENTRY THAT IS IN BREACH OF ANY OF THE FOREGOING REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES OR IS OTHERWISE IN VIOLATION OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES, WILL BE DEEMED VOID AND AUTOMATICALLY BE DISQUALIFIED FROM THIS CONTEST.

10. Reservation of Rights by SPONSOR

Sponsor reserves the right, to the extent permitted by applicable law, to terminate, cancel, modify or suspend this Contest, in whole or in part, if fraud, technical failures or any other factor beyond Sponsor's reasonable control impairs the integrity of this Contest as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. If this Contest or any web site associated therewith (or any portion thereof) becomes corrupted or otherwise does not permit entry, or if infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, actions by entrants, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes, in Sponsor's sole opinion, corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper operation of this Contest, Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion and to the extent permitted by applicable law, to disqualify any individual implicated in such action, and/or to cancel, terminate, cancel, modify or suspend this Contest, in whole or in part. Any attempt by an entrant or any other individual to deliberately damage any online service or web site or undermine the legitimate operation of this Contest is a violation of criminal and civil laws, and should such an attempt be made Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages and/or other remedies from any such person to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law. In addition, Sponsor reserves the right to take down and remove any entry that becomes subject to a third-party claim for copyright infringement or for violation of any other right.

11. Governing Law; Jurisdiction

These Official Rules are governed by and shall be construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Delaware, U.S.A., without giving effect to its conflicts of law rules. Each entrant hereby submits himself or herself to the exclusive jurisdiction of the state and federal courts sitting in Santa Clara, California, U.S.A.

12. Contest Information

You may request a copy of these Official Rules via email to egalaviz@nvidia.com. The number of entries and winners, will be posted at https://www.nvidia.com/en-us/geforce/contests/winners/, after July 30th, 2018. The winners of the prize will be announced on the https://www.nvidia.com/en-us/geforce/contests/winners/ on or around July 30th, 2018.