Nintendo launched the much anticipated Mario Kart 8 today and a new Nintendo Minute video was launched, announcing a new giveaway.
“We wanted to end Mario Kart MAY-hem by giving away some cool prizes to the best fans ever! We hope you like this video of us acting like crazy people :). Check out the rules for the sweepstakes below.”
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.
This Nintendo Minute Mario Kart 8 Sweepstake (the “Sweepstake”) is sponsored by Nintendo of America Inc. located at 4600 150th Ave NE, Redmond, WA 98052 (“Sponsor”) and is open to legal residents of the 50 United States and Canada (excluding Quebec) who are age 13 or older and not an employee of Sponsor. Void in Puerto Rico and where prohibited or restricted by law. The Sweepstake starts at 3:00 PM PT on May 30 and ends at 5:00 PM on June 6 (the “Sweepstake Period”).
To enter tweet this exact phrase and fill in the blank “My favorite course in Mario Kart 8 is ____________. #NintendoMinute #MK8″ Sponsor will select five winners at random who will each receive five Mario Kart 8 flags, one Blue Spiny Shell statue, one custom 3D Mii figurine (Total ARV $250 for all 5 prize packages).
Each prize winner will be notified by Twitter direct message on or about June 18. Prizes will be fulfilled by Sponsor or their vendor(s). Canadian winners must answer skills question to be a winner. Winners must respond to direct message with name, mailing address and Mii QR Code within 48 hours. If response is not received the winner will be forfeited and prizes will be awarded to an alternate winner. Prizes returned as undeliverable or otherwise not claimed within ten (10) days after delivery of notification will be forfeited and awarded to an alternate winner. No substitutions or exchanges (including for cash) of any prizes will be permitted, except that Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value for any prize. All Nintendo employees and members of their households (whether related or not) are ineligible to participate in this Sweepstake. Eligibility will be determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. 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 FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL TAXES ASSOCIATED WITH THE RECEIPT OR USE OF ANY PRIZE ARE THE SOLE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE WINNER. This Sweepstake is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Twitter. The Sweepstake and these Official Rules will be governed, construed and interpreted under the laws of the State of Washington.
Take a look at the latest Nintendo Minute video below: