Messenger Adventure Sweepstake Official Rules

General Discussion
Hearthstone®: Kobolds and Catacombs™ Messenger Adventure Sweepstake (“Official Rules”)

1. Eligibility.
BLIZZARD ENTERTAINMENT SAS, A FRENCH COMPANY with its address at 145 rue Yves le Coz, 78000 Versailles, France (referred to herein as the “Sponsor”), IS THE SPONSOR OF THIS CONTEST (the “Contest”). This Contest is open to anyone aged eighteen (18) or over residing in AUSTRIA, BELGIUM, BULGARIA, CROATIA, CZECH REPUBLIC, DENMARK, FINLAND, FRANCE, GERMANY, GREECE, HUNGARY, IRELAND, ITALY, LUXEMBOURG, NETHERLANDS, NORWAY, POLAND, PORTUGAL, ROMANIA, SERBIA, SLOVAKIA, SPAIN, SWEDEN, SWITZERLAND, THE UNITED KINGDOM (the “Entrant”). Directors, officers, and employees of Sponsor, its parent company, and any of their respective affiliate companies, subsidiaries, agents, professional advisors, advertising and promotional agencies, and immediate families of each are not eligible to win any prizes. All applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations apply. Void where prohibited or restricted.

2. Disclaimer.
The Sponsor, all participating sponsors, and any of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, professional advisors, employees, and agencies will not be responsible for: (a) any late, lost, misrouted, garbled, or distorted or damaged transmissions or entries; (b) telephone, electronic, hardware, software, network, internet, or other computer, or communications-related malfunctions or failures; (c) any Contest disruptions, injuries, losses, or damages caused by events beyond the control of Sponsor; or (d) any printing or typographical errors in any materials associated with the Contest.

3. Contest Period.
The Contest shall commence on Tuesday, December 5th, 2017 at 08:00, and shall end on Monday, December 18th, 2017 at 08:00.

4. How to Enter the Contest.
To enter the Contest, an Entrant must:
(i) possess a Facebook® account;
(ii) visit the “Hearthstone: Kobolds and Catacombs” Facebook page (the “Page”);
(iii) interact with the respective chatbot (the “Chatbot”) on the Page, replying correctly to all its questions;
(iv) enter his/her email address in the respective field for winner selection process.

5. Determination of Winners.
The Sponsor will choose randomly three (3) winners among Entrants who meet the requirements defined in Section 4 of these Official Rules (the “Winners”). Each Winner will be eligible to obtain a prize defined in Section 6 of these Official Rules. The Winners will be contacted by email address provided by the Entrant on or before December 31st , 2017.

6. Prizes.
A paid trip to the Hearthstone Championship Tour Finals to Amsterdam, the Netherlands, for two (2) persons with an approximate value of up to One Thousand Five Hundred EURO (€1.500,00) which includes ground or airfare transportation (depending on the Winner’s residence), an Amsterdam local airport or railway transfer, accommodation (from January 17th, 2017 until January 22nd, 2017) and two paid entries (the “Prize”).
The Winner will be responsible for his/her own transfer to and from his/her home airport or railway station.

7. Odds of Winning.
Odds of winning a prize depend on the total number of eligible Entrants for the applicable drawing. ALL TAXES ASSOCIATED WITH THE RECEIPT OR USE OF ANY PRIZE AS WELL AS ANY COSTS AND EXPENSES ASSOCIATED WITH ACCEPTANCE AND USE OF A PRIZE ARE THE SOLE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE WINNERS. Prizes returned as undeliverable or not claimed (including the absence of Winners’ answer to Sponsor’s email message and/or failure to provide a correct email for the contact) within the time period specified by Sponsor will be forfeited and, at Sponsor’s discretion, awarded to an alternate winner for the drawing at issue. Prizes are not transferable. No substitutions or exchanges (including for cash) of any prizes will be permitted, except that Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize (or portion thereof) of comparable or greater value for any prize. Limit one prize per household or address. All prizes are awarded "AS IS" and WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, express or implied, (including, without limitation, any implied warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose). All prize details are at Sponsor’s sole discretion.

8. Collection of Information.
The information (the email address) submitted to Sponsor in accordance with Section 4 (iv) will be used to contact you in the event that you are chosen to receive a prize and as otherwise specified in Sponsor’s Privacy Policy, available at Note that the data collector for this Contest is Blizzard Entertainment SAS – the Data Controller, and The Social Client SAS (50-52 boulevard Haussmann, 75002 PARIS, France) – the Data Operator. The details of each Entrant (e-mail address) will be transmitted by the Data Controller’s and the Data Operator’s servers, which will process the data. The data collected during the Contest will be used in accordance to the «Informatique et Libertés» law, of the 6th of January 1978 and its later amendments, and in accordance to the European directive number 95/46/CE. Each entrant grants Sponsor permission to use the information he is providing within the framework set by the «Informatique et Libertés» law of the 6th of January 1978. Each entrant benefits from the right to access and modify his personal data. You may also withdraw your personal data upon request; however, you will be disqualified as an entrant in the Contest if you withdraw your personal data prior to the determination and fulfilment of the prizes listed in Section 6 herein.

9. General Release.
By entering the Contest, you release Sponsor, participating sponsors and any of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, employees, and agencies (collectively, the "Released Parties") from any liability whatsoever, and waive any and all causes of action, related to any claims, costs, injuries, losses, or damages of any kind arising out of or in connection with the Contest or delivery, misdelivery, acceptance, possession, use of or inability to use any prize (including, without limitation, claims, costs, injuries, losses and damages related to personal injuries, death, damage to or destruction of property, rights of publicity or privacy, defamation or portrayal in a false light, whether intentional or unintentional), whether under a theory of contract, tort (including negligence), warranty or other theory.

10. Copyright Notice.
The Contest and all accompanying materials are copyright © 2017 Blizzard Entertainment, Inc. All rights reserved. All other trademarks referenced herein are the properties of their respective owners.

11. Miscellaneous.
The Contest and these Official Rules will be governed, construed, and interpreted under the laws of France. Entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and by the decisions of Sponsor, which are final and binding in all respects. Sponsor reserves the right to change these Official Rules at any time, in its sole discretion, and to suspend or cancel the Contest or any Entrant's participation in the Contest should viruses, bugs, unauthorized human intervention or other causes affect the administration, security or proper play of the Contest or Sponsor otherwise becomes (as determined in its sole discretion) incapable of running the Contest as planned. Entrants who violate these Official Rules, tamper with the operation of the Contest or engage in any conduct that is detrimental or unfair to Sponsor, the Contest or any other entrant (in each case as determined in Sponsor's sole discretion) are subject to disqualification from entry into the Contest. Sponsor reserves the right to lock out persons whose eligibility is in question or who have been disqualified or are otherwise ineligible to enter the Contest.

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