Microsoft Forza Motorsport 7 PC Sweepstakes Official Rules

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NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE ODDS OF WINNING. Open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States (including the District of Columbia), age 14 years or older. The Microsoft Forza Motorsport 7 PC Sweepstakes starts at 12:01 a.m. PT on 10/17/17 and ends at 11:59 p.m. PT on 10/23/17. Void where prohibited. Sponsor: Microsoft Corporation. For official rules, visit






These Official Rules (“Rules”) govern the operation of the Microsoft Forza Motorsport 7 PC Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”). Microsoft Corporation, One Microsoft Way, Redmond, WA, 98052, USA, is the Sweepstakes sponsor (“Sponsor”).



In these Rules, "Microsoft", "we", "our", and "us" refer to Sponsor and “you” and "yourself" refers to a Sweepstakes participant, or the parent/legal guardian of any minor Sweepstakes entrant. By entering you (your parent/legal guardian if you are a minor) agree to be bound by these rules.



The Sweepstakes starts at 12:01 a.m. Pacific Time (“PT”) on October 17, 2017, and ends at 11:59 p.m. PT on October 23, 2017 (“Entry Period”).



To enter, you must be a legal resident of the 50 United States (including the District of Columbia), and be 14 years of age or older as of date of entry. Minors must have consent of a parent or legal guardian.


Employees and directors of Sponsor, Don Jagoda Associates, Inc. (“Administrator”) and their respective subsidiaries, affiliates and advertising agencies (collectively, the “Sweepstakes Parties”) are not eligible, or the family members of each above (parents, children, siblings, spouse/domestic partners, or individuals residing in the same household). Void where prohibited.



No Purchase Necessary.


Login to your legally registered social media account on Twitter and navigate to the Forza Motorsport 7 promotional tweet located at Next, re-tweet the promotional tweet from your own account. All elements must be included to be eligible. The account settings for this message must be set to “unprotected” or “public” to be eligible. For doing this, you will receive one Sweepstakes entry. If you do not have a Twitter account, and you would like to create one for free, visit


The entry limit is one per person overall.


Sponsor is not responsible for excess, lost, late, or incomplete entries. If disputed, entries will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the Twitter account used to enter.



Pending confirmation of eligibility, potential prize winner will be selected by Microsoft or their Administrator in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received within 7 days following the Entry Period.


Potential winner will be notified via direct message on Twitter, if he/she follows @ForzaMotorsport on Twitter or has his/her account settings set to “Receive Direct Messages from anyone”, no more than 7 days following the drawing with prize claim instructions, including submission deadlines. If potential winner does not follow @ForzaMotorsport on Twitter and his/her account settings are not set to “Receive Direct Messages from anyone”, Sponsor or will reply to potential winner’s re-tweet that he/she must follow @ForzaMotorsport on Twitter within 24 hours to receive a direct message. If potential winner does not follow @ForzaMotorsport by the time instructed, an alternate winner will be selected and notified via the same means as above. If a selected winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim a prize or fails to return any Forms (as defined below), the selected winner will forfeit their prize and an alternate winner will be selected. If you are a potential winner and you are 14 or older, but are considered a minor in your place of legal residence, your parent or legal guardian will be required to sign all required forms on your behalf. Only three alternate winners will be selected, after which unclaimed prizes will remain unawarded.



The following prizes will be awarded:


One (1) Grand Prize. A Hoonigan skinned Dell Alienware Area-51 Gaming Desktop. Approximate Retail Value (ARV) $1,999.99.

The ARV of electronic prizes is subject to price fluctuations in the consumer marketplace based on, among other things, any gap in time between the date the ARV is estimated for purposes of these Official Rules and the date the prize is awarded or redeemed. Sponsor will determine the value of the prize to be the fair market value at the time of prize award.

The total Approximate Retail Value (ARV) of all prizes: $1,999.99


Sponsor will only award one (1) prize per person/company during the Entry Period. No more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded. No substitution, transfer, or assignment of prize permitted, except that Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value in the event the offered prize is unavailable. Prize will be sent no later than 28 days after winner selection. Prize winner (or his/her parent/legal guardian if winner is a minor in his/her place of residence) will be required to complete and return prize claim and / or tax forms (“Forms”) within the deadline stated in the winner notification. Taxes on the prize, if any, are the sole responsibility of the winner, who is advised to seek independent counsel regarding the tax implications of accepting a prize. By accepting a prize, you agree that Microsoft may use your entry, name, image and hometown online and in print, or in any other media, in connection with this Sweepstakes without payment or compensation to you, except where prohibited by law.



The odds of winning are based on the number of eligible entries received.



Personal data you provide while entering this Promotion will be used by Microsoft and/or its agents and prize fulfillers acting on Microsoft’s behalf only for the administration and operation of this promotion and in accordance with the Microsoft Privacy Statement.



To the extent allowed by law, by entering you agree to release and hold harmless the Sweepstakes Parties and their respective parents, partners, subsidiaries, affiliates, employees and agents from any and all liability or any injury, loss or damage of any kind arising in connection with this Sweepstakes or the prize won.


All local laws apply. The decisions of Microsoft are final and binding


Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, change or suspend this Sweepstakes for any reason, including cheating, technology failure, catastrophe, war or any other unforeseen or unexpected event that affects the integrity of this Sweepstakes, whether human or mechanical. If the integrity of the Sweepstakes cannot be restored, Sponsor or Administrator may select winner from among all eligible entries received before Sponsor had to cancel, change or suspend the Sweepstakes. Rules violators will be prosecuted to the full extent of the law and may be banned from participation in Microsoft Sweepstakes. 



This Sweepstakes will be governed by the laws of the State of Washington, and you consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the courts of the State of Washington for any disputes arising out of this Sweepstakes.



We will post a list of winners online at This list will be available until November 22, 2017.


This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by, or associated with Twitter. You understand that you are providing your information to the Sponsor and not to the Twitter.