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Specific Rules for “SingStar Glory Grab” Competition

Terms and Conditions

1. The “SingStar Glory Grab” competition (“Competition”) is open to persons aged 16 years or over who are residents of Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Ireland, the Netherlands, Russia, Slovakia, Switzerland and the United Kingdom (“Entrant Countries”) except employees, agents, contractors or consultants of the Promoter (as defined below) and their immediate families, the Promoter's associated companies and anyone else professionally connected with the Competition (“Entrants).

2.  The Competition is open for entries on 30 July 2014 at 09.00 (BST) ("Opening Date") and closes on 28 August 2014 at 23.59 (BST) ("Closing Date").  The period from the Opening Date to and including the Closing Date shall be referred to as the “Competition Period.

3.  The Competition is free to enter and no purchase of any kind is necessary.  By entering the Competition, Entrants accept and will be bound by these terms and conditions (“Terms”).

4.  To enter the Competition, Entrants must complete the following steps during the Competition Period:

a)  if they do not have a Twitter account they must create one by visiting https://twitter.com/signup;

b)  follow ‘SingStar’ on Twitter by visiting www.twitter.com/SingStarHQ (“Page”); and

c)  tweet an image of themselves doing their best glory grab (grabbing the air in a rock / popstar like pose) (“Image”) tagging @SingStarHQ and using #SingStarGlory.

5. Each Entrant may submit one (1) entry for each day of the Competition Period, and will only be eligible to win one (1) Prize (as defined below).

6. Each Entrant must adhere to the General Rules and in particular, to sections 6 and 7.  In addition, entries must not contain any:

a)   pornography, nudity, or sexually explicit imagery;

b)   abusive, offensive or hateful imagery or language;

c)    harassing or defamatory content;

d)   content that compromises the privacy or safety of yourself or others;

e)   content that demeans a particular gender, sexual orientation, disability, religion, ethnicity or nationality;

f)     violent or dangerous behaviour; and/or

g)    spam, advertising or other commercial activities.

7.  Each Entrant grants to the Promoter a non-exclusive, royalty-free licence to use entries for promotional purposes and for all the purposes related to the Competition, across all media including any online platforms under their control.

8.  All entries must be completely original so as not to breach any third party copyright.  The Promoter accepts no liability if Entrants ignore these Terms and each Entrant agrees to fully indemnify the Promoter against any claims by any third party arising from any breach of these Terms.

9. There will be one (1) winner (“Winner”) based upon the originality and creativity of the Image. The Winner will be selected by the SingStar team who shall not be allowed to enter the competition themselves. The decision of the judges is final.

10. The Promoter shall notify the Winner, by private direct message (“PDM”) on Twitter, of their selection within one (1) day of the Closing Date.

11. In order to claim their Prize, the Winner must respond appropriately to the Promoter’s PDM to them, providing their name, date of birth and postal address, within seven (7) days of receiving the Promoter’s PDM.

12.  The Winner will win:

a)    one (1) copy of SingStar: Ultimate Party; and

b)    one (1) SingStar T-Shirt; and

c)    one (1) Sony Entertainment Network (“SEN”) voucher code for general use on the SEN store (with an approximate value of EUR 29.99 / DKK 229 / RUB 1449 / CHF 36.90 / GBP 25),

with a total approximate value of  EUR 67.76 / DKK 505.24 / RUB 3169.88 / CHF 82.36 / GBP 53.83 (“Prize”).

13. Voucher codes are subject to terms and conditions of use. Please click here for details. Voucher codes are not transferable and may not be re-sold. Voucher codes have an expiry date which will be communicated with the voucher code.

14. Prizes must be taken as stated and may not be deferred.  There will be no cash alternatives; however the Promoter reserves the right to substitute any Prize with a prize of a similar value.

15. The Promoter cannot accept any responsibility whatsoever for any technical failure or malfunction or any problem which may result in any Competition entry or other correspondence being lost or not being properly registered.

16. In the event of a dispute, the Promoter’s decision is final and no correspondence or discussion will be entered into.

17. The Promoter reserves the right to cancel the Competition or amend these Terms at any stage, if deemed necessary in its opinion or if circumstances arise outside its control.

18. The Promoter will use reasonable endeavours to send, by registered post, the Prize to the Winner, within five (5) weeks of receiving the Winner’s details.

19.  If the Prize is found to be ineffective, faulty or damaged upon receipt, the Promoter must be notified in writing within seven (7) days of receipt, otherwise the Prize will be deemed to be accepted as received.  This does not affect a Winner’s statutory rights (if any).

20. The Winner agrees to take part in any reasonable publicity required by the Promoter.

21. The Promoter may, at its sole discretion, publish the Winner’s name on the Promoter’s website(s).  The Winner’s name will be made available on reasonable request to those enclosing a self-addressed envelope marked ‘SingStar Glory Grab Competition’ to the following address: Sony Interactive Entertainment Europe Limited, 10 Great Marlborough Street, London W1F 7LP United Kingdom within six (6) weeks of the Closing Date.

22.  If there is any reason to believe that there has been a breach of these Terms or incorrect, illegible, fraudulent or other invalid or improper information has been provided, the Promoter may in its sole discretion refuse to process an entry or fulfill any Prize awarded. If an Entrant fails to comply with clauses 4, 5, 6, 8, and/or 11 or uses multiple accounts to enter they will be excluded from the Competition and their entry will be declared void.

23. The Winner may be required to pay tax on any Prize won in accordance with their jurisdiction’s tax legislation and will be responsible for any related tax liability.

24. General Rules apply to the Competition.  Please click here to view the General Rules.

25. The “Promoter” is: Sony Interactive Entertainment Europe Limited, 10 Great Marlborough Street, London W1F 7LP United Kingdom.

26. To the extent permitted by applicable law, these Terms shall be construed and interpreted in accordance with the laws of England and the contract between each Entrant and the Promoter shall be deemed to have been formed and performed in England.

Twitter Notice:

Information on how to enter and win prizes form part of the conditions of entry.  Entry into the Competition is deemed acceptance of these Terms and Twitter Rules (available at: http://support.twitter.com/articles/18311-the-twitter-rules).