PlayStation® Australia - inFAMOUS: Second Son Competition (the "Competition"): Terms and Conditions

1.  The Promoter is Sony Computer Entertainment Australia Pty Limited (ABN 80 077 583 183) of 63-73 Ann Street, Surry Hills, NSW 2010 ("Promoter").

2.  All references to times and dates are to times and dates in Sydney, which may be Australian Eastern Standard Time ("AEST") or Australian Eastern Daylight Time ("AEDT") depending on the date.

3.  All references to dollars or "$" are referenced to Australian dollars.

Entrants

4.  Information on how to enter and prizes form part of the conditions of entry.  Entry into the Competition is deemed acceptance of these terms and conditions.

5.  Entry is open to Australian residents aged 15 years or older only ("Eligible Entrants").  Entrants under 18 years old are required to have a parent or guardian consent to their entry into the Competition. You may be required to provide documentary proof of your eligibility to enter the Competition.  If you are unable to provide this proof when requested, the Promoter may disqualify you from the Competition and/or withhold your prize.  The Competition is not open to employees of Sony Computer Entertainment companies, their agents, contractors, consultants, their families (including de facto spouses) or to other persons assisting with the Competition.  Entrants have a valid Facebook account and/or Twitter account and/or Instagram account with a correct and operational associated email address.

Entry

6.  The Competition starts at 12:01 AEST on Monday 17th March 2014 and continues until 23:59 AEST on Wednesday 26th March 2014 ("Competition Period").

7.  To enter to be eligible to win, Eligible Entrants must enter the Competition through one of the available social platforms answering the following 'Tell us what inFAMOUS superpower you would like and why, using #DelsinDelivers to be in with a chance to win'. Entrants must adhere to the variation in competition mechanic across social media platforms. Variations and mechanics across platforms must include the following within the Competition Period:

i.    Facebook – entrants may enter the competition by visiting the PlayStation Australia Facebook/inFAMOUS: Second Son competition app . Via the app, entrants answer in 25 words or less the following:
a.    What inFAMOUS superpower would you like and why;
b.    The hashtag '#DelsinDelivers'

ii.    Twitter – entrants may enter the competition by tweeting in 140 characters or less with the following:
a.    What inFAMOUS superpower would you like and why;
b.    The hashtag '#DelsinDelivers'

iii.    Instagram - entrants with publically-accessible profiles may enter the competition by posting an image and associated caption with the following:
a.    What inFAMOUS superpower would you like and why;
b.    An associated/relevant image;
c.    The hashtag '#DelsinDelivers'

8. Entrants can submit an unlimited number of entries across one or all of the social channels but may only win via one social channel.

9. No responsibility is accepted for any entries that are incomplete, unreadable, ineligible, corrupted, misdirected, lost or delayed or are unable to be sent due to technical or transmissions failures of any kind or any other reason.

10.  Three (3) winners will be chosen on Wednesday 26th March 2014 before 14.00 AEST and notified in accordance with clause 19.  The prize on offer is described below.   The Promoter may also publish the names of the (3) winners on au.playstation.com  on or after 26th March 2014. 

11.  This is a game of skill and chance plays no part in determining the winners. Entries will be judged by the Promoter on their merits in accordance with the following criteria: quality & creativity of response and 25 words or less compliance on Facebook or 140 characters or less on Twitter or image and associated caption on Instagram. Chance plays no part in determining the winner and finalists in this Competition.

12. For purpose of this Competition, entrants confirm that their entry is all your own original work and that any materials or information used by you in creating your entry do not and will not infringe the intellectual property, moral or other rights of any third party.

13. Your entry must not contain any (i) pornography, nudity, or sexually explicit imagery, (ii) abusive, offensive or hateful imagery or language, (iii) harassing or defamatory content, (iv) content that compromises the privacy or safety of yourself or others (v) content that demeans a particular gender, sexual orientation, disability, religion, ethnicity or nationality, (vi) violent or dangerous behaviour or specify any proposed activities of violent or dangerous behaviour, and/or (vii) spam, (viii) advertising or other commercial activities, (ix) any competitor products or promotions, or any other type of content that is indecent, immoral, discriminatory, offensive, or portrays or encourages illegal activities. Any entry that contains such material will be disqualified.

14.  Any entrant who, in the opinion of the Promoter, tampers or interferes with the entry process in any way, or who does not properly comply with the entry process, will be ineligible to win.

Prize

15.  The PlayStation 4 inFAMOUS: Second Son prize pack on offer for each the winning three entries is as follows:

i) 1x PlayStation 4 system
ii) 1x inFAMOUS: Second Son videogame
iii) 1x inFAMOUS: Second Son inspired Jacket
iv) 1 x inFAMOUS: Second Son inspired Beanie

The minimum total value of the three PlayStation 4 inFAMOUS: Second Son prize packs is AUD$1949.83 (including GST).

16. The prize must be taken as stated.  The prize is not transferable, divisible or exchangeable and no cash alternatives will be offered.  The prize may not be re-sold and are subject to availability. The Promoter reserves the right to substitute any prize with a prize of equal or greater value.

17. The decision of the Promoter is final and no correspondence or discussion will be entered into.

18. Winners of the competition across the three social media platforms will be notified in the following way:

i.    If the winner is selected from Facebook entries to the competition, they will be contacted directly via e-mail address provided when entering the Competition on the Winner Selection Date.
ii.    If the winner is selected from Twitter entries to the competition, they will be notified via direct tweet to the user profile/handle on the Winner Selection Date
iii.    If the winner is selected from Instagram entries to the competition, they will be notified via post made by an agent of The Promoter, who will post a comment on the winning entry on the Winner Selection Date

If you do not reply to the e-mail, Twitter or Instagram mention within 48 hours days, the Promoter reserves the right to offer the prize to the next entrant whose entry meets the judging criteria or to reoffer the prize in any future promotion.

19. The Promoter's decision is final and no correspondence shall be entered into.

20. The Promoter reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value in the event of unavailability due to circumstances beyond its control.

21. The Promoter cannot accept any responsibility for any damage, loss, injury or disappointment suffered by any entrant as a result of entering the giveaway or accepting the prize or any injury or damage to the entrant's or any other person's personal property.

22. Facebook, Twitter and Instagram are not sponsors of the giveaway. The giveaway is in no way endorsed or administered by or associated with Facebook. Entrants understand they are providing information to the Promoter and not to Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.

23. The Promoter reserves the right to suspend and disqualify any user(s) who they suspect of breaking these terms and conditions.

Ownership and use of entries

24. On submission, your entry and all materials created, developed or produced by you in connection with your entry remains your property. The Promoter reserves the right to seek permission to use such content provided with these entries, for public relations and/or marketing purposes, during or post the Competition Period.  The Promoter agrees that these images will not be used for advertisements produced by or for the Promoter and its subsidiaries, agents and representatives.

Data Protection and Publicity

25. By entering the Competition entrants understand and agree that the Promoter (and its affiliates and companies that work for the Promoter) may use and disclose the information provided by them by entering the information into a database for future promotional, marketing or publicity purposes, subject to any applicable privacy laws. 

26. Personal information which you provide when you enter will be held and used only by the Promoter, its group companies, and its suppliers and contractors to administer the Competition and otherwise in accordance with the Promoter's Privacy Policy, these terms and conditions and as expressly agreed by you. For more information please refer to our Privacy Policy (http://au.playstation.com/privacy-policy), including information on how to access, update or correct any personal information.

General

27.  Nothing in these terms and conditions limits, excludes or modifies or purports to limit, exclude or modify the statutory consumer guarantees as provided under the Competition and Consumer Act, as well as any other implied warranties under the ASIC Act or similar consumer protection laws in the State and Territories of Australia, where it is illegal to do so ("Non-Excludable Guarantees"). Except for any liability that cannot by law be excluded, including the Non-Excludable Guarantees, the Promoter (including its respective officers, employees and agents) excludes all liability (including negligence), for any personal injury; or any loss or damage (including loss of opportunity); whether direct, indirect, special or consequential, arising in any way out of the Competition.

28. Except for any liability that cannot by law be excluded, including the Non-Excludable Guarantees, the Promoter (including its respective officers, employees and agents) is not responsible for and excludes all liability (including negligence), for any personal injury; or any loss or damage (including loss of opportunity); whether direct, indirect, special or consequential, arising in any way out of: (a) any technical difficulties or equipment malfunction (whether or not under the Promoter's control); (b) any theft, unauthorised access or third party interference; (c) any application or prize claim that is late, lost, altered, damaged or misdirected (whether or not after their receipt by the Promoter) due to any reason beyond the reasonable control of the Promoter; (d) any variation in prize value to that stated in these Terms and Conditions.

29. If this Competition is interfered with in any way or is not capable of being conducted as reasonably anticipated due to any reason beyond the reasonable control of the Promoter, including but not limited to technical difficulties, unauthorised intervention or fraud, the Promoter reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to the fullest extent permitted by law (a) to disqualify any entrant; or (b) to modify, suspend, terminate or cancel the Competition, as appropriate.

30.  These rules are governed by the laws of the State of New South Wales.

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