Thread DetailsLast Edited by MLx3 April 7, 2011 at 07:45 AM
Game is open to legal residents of the 50 United States and D.C., 18 years and older. Void where restricted or prohibited.
Each day during the Promotion Period, participants may enter a promotion code (referred to throughout as "Game Code") found inside participating NESTLÉÒ and WONKA® products to play the Game. A "day" is defined as the twenty-four (24) hour period beginning at 12:01 a.m. ET and ending at 11:59 p.m. ET each calendar day during the Promotion Period.
HOW TO OBTAIN A GAME CODE: During the Promotion Period, look for a Game Code inside NESTLÉÒ BUTTERFINGERÒ, NESTLÉ® CRUNCHÒ, NESTLÉÒ BABY RUTHÒ, NESTLÉ® 100 GRANDÒ, NESTLÉÒ BUTTERFINGERÒ CRISP, NESTLÉÒ CRUNCH® CRISP, NESTLÉ® BABY RUTHÒ CRISP and NESTLÉ® BUTTERFINGERÒ SNACKERZ single or king size candy bars, or WONKAÒ single-size NERDSÒ Rope, Giant Chewy NERDSÒ, Chewy SPREE®, Mixed Berry Chewy SPREE® Pouch, SweeTARTSÒ Roll, Mini Chewy SweeTARTSs® ,Grape/Strawberry NERDSÒ and Grape, Watermelon, Cherry, Strawberry, Banana or Sparkle Cherry LAFFY TAFFYÒ (each a participating "Product").
To obtain a free Game Code without purchase, visit the Promotion tab on www.facebook.co
BONUS CODES: Beginning, Tuesday, April 12, 2011, participants may request Weekly Bonus Game Codes that can be used to play the Game. Participant will receive five (5) Bonus Game Codes for each Weekly Bonus Code Request. There is a limit of one (1) Bonus Code Request per participant each Week during the Promotion Period, regardless of which method is used to obtain Bonus Game Codes. A "Week" is defined as beginning at 12:01 a.m. ET each Tuesday (beginning April 12, 2011) through 11:59 p.m. ET each Monday during the Promotion Period, except for the last Week, which will run from 12:01 a.m. ET on Tuesday, July 12, 2011 through 11:59 p.m. ET on Thursday, July 14, 2011. Bonus Game Codes can be played at any time during the Promotion Period. Participants can play as may Bonus Game Codes as they wish per day. Maximum of 70 Bonus Game Codes per person during the Promotion Period. Bonus Codes are unique and each Bonus Game Code may be played only once.
How to Request Bonus Game Codes: 1) Mobile Device: During the Promotion Period (beginning April 12, 2011) look for a Quick Response Code ("QR Code") on the Gold Rush Game displays at participating retailers. Scan the QR Code using a QR code reader application on your Web-enabled mobile device. In order to scan QR codes and receive Bonus Game Codes, your mobile device must have a camera and QR Code-reading application installed, and include a service plan with two-way text messaging. QR Readers may not be available through all wireless carriers or on all Web-enabled mobile devices. Installation of a QR reader is subject to your wireless phone's compatibility. Once you have scanned the QR Code, you will be routed to a Web page where you will be asked to provide your mobile phone number, which will allow Sponsor to send you your five (5) Bonus Game Codes via text message. By providing your mobile phone number, you accept to receive text messages from Sponsor regarding this Promotion. To stop text messages, reply Q. Remember to scan the QR Code each Week to receive another five (5) Bonus Game Codes via text message. Text Message and Data Rates Apply. You will be charged according to your mobile phone service provider's rate plans. Please consult your mobile phone service provider regarding rate plans. Text messaging may not be available in all areas of the U.S. Sponsor is not responsible for any QR Code reader Web site, download, claim or otherwise related to the entrant's attempt (successful or otherwise) to install a QR Code reader. Sponsor does not endorse any particular QR Code reader or company products, and any download is at the sole risk of the participant.
2) Via Mail/E-Mail: Beginning Tuesday, April 12, 2011 through Monday, July 4, 2011, participants may request Bonus Game Codes each Week (defined above) by mail. You may submit one (1) Bonus Code Request each Week by hand printing your name, home address (no P.O. Boxes), daytime phone number, e-mail address and birth date on a 3" x 5" card, and mail it in an envelope to: Nestle Gold Rush Bonus Entries, P.O. Box 629 Basking Ridge, NJ 07920. Bonus Game Code Requests must be postmarked by each Monday during the Promotion Period to receive your Bonus Game Codes for the prior Week. You may submit one (1) Bonus Code Request each Week through July 4, 2011. No mass or mechanically reproduced requests will be accepted. For each Bonus Code Request submitted, Sponsor will e-mail five (5) Bonus Game Codes to requestor at the e-mail address provided in the Bonus Code Request. Beginning at 12:01 a.m. ET on Tuesday, July 5, 2011 through 11:59 p.m. ET on Thursday, July 14, 2011, Weekly Bonus Code Requests may be requested on the Promotion Web sites and Bonus Game Codes will be e-mailed to the requesting participant. Mail-in requests for free Bonus Game Codes will not be accepted between 12:01 a.m. ET on Tuesday, July 5, 2011 through 11:59 p.m. ET on Thursday, July 14, 2011.
HOW TO PLAY: Log on to http://www.facebook.co
Limit: One (1) Game Code entry per person, per valid e-mail address, per day during the Promotion Period. Participants can play multiple Bonus Game Codes per day, up to the maximum of 70 as stated above. Game Codes must be played by and game ends 11:59 p.m. ET on 7/14/11.
All entrants must have a valid e-mail address to play. Each person may only use one (1) e-mail address to participate in this Game, and such e-mail address may only be used by one person regardless of whether the e-mail address is shared by two or more people. In case of dispute as to the identity of the winner who enters, entry will be declared made by the registered user (meeting eligibility criteria) of the e-mail account and, if a prize is won, it will be awarded to that registered user. Any participant who uses more than one (1) e-mail address to enter this Game may be disqualified and any prizes won may be forfeited, subject to Sponsor's sole discretion.
GRAND PRIZES (25): Twenty-Five (25) Grand Prizes of $40,000 to be awarded via check made payable to the winner
(Approximate Retail Value "ARV" $40,000). A randomly selected time frame of approximately .25 seconds will be designated for each Grand Prize throughout the Promotion Period. The first person to play the Game during the Winning Time Frame will win the Grand Prize, subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with the Official Rules. A Grand Prize will only be awarded if Game play occurs during a Winning Time Frame.
FIRST PRIZES (3,000): Three thousand (3,000) First Prizes of a Hollywood Movie Money® Certificate redeemable for two (2) movie tickets to see Cowboys & Aliens. In the e-mail prize notification, potential winners will be directed to the Web site www.activaterew
(ARV $26/pair.) A potential winner of a First Prize will be the first person to play the Game on or after the randomly selected time. First Prizes will be awarded in the order in which they become available in accordance with the game technology.
GENERAL INFORMATION: The time of day when the Game is played (i.e., select a safe) during the Promotion Period, as recorded by the Game technology, will solely determine whether or not you are a potential winner. If multiple entries are received at exactly the same time, the Game technology will assign each a different or next available, unused time. If a potential winner is a resident of a jurisdiction that deems him/her to be a minor in his or her state of residency, prize(s) will be awarded to minor's parent/legal guardian. No cash substitutions for Prizes will be permitted and prizes are nonrefundable and nontransferable, except at sole discretion of Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute any prize for one of equal or greater value. All federal, state and local taxes are the sole responsibility of each winner. Grand Prize winners will receive a Form 1099 from the Sponsor for the total ARV of prize (stated above) that they won for the calendar year that they won.
HOW TO CLAIM PRIZES: If you received an e-mail indicating you are a potential instant winner, follow the instructions provided in the e-mail to claim your prize. The e-mail will include a link to the prize claim redemption form. Once you click the link to complete the redemption form, you must complete the form at that time or your prize will be forfeited. All prize claims must be received by 7/28/11, or prize will be forfeited in its entirety. Unclaimed and unawarded prizes will not be awarded. You are not a winner of any prize unless and until your eligibility is confirmed. Verification and awarding of Grand Prizes will take place at the end of the Promotion Period. First Prize claims will be processed and sent to the e-mail address provided at Game play. Please allow 8–10 weeks following the end of the Promotion and winner verification for delivery of Grand Prizes; 2–4 weeks for First Prizes. Potential Grand Prize winners will be sent a verification package including a Winner's Agreement with an Affidavit of Eligibility and Release, which must be signed by winner (or his/her legal guardian if winner is a resident of a jurisdiction that deems him/her to be a minor), notarized and returned by date specified in notification, or prize will be forfeited in its entirety. If winner is unreachable or does not make direct contact with Sponsor by date specified in notification letter, prize will be forfeited in its entirety. By accepting a prize, winner (his/her parent/legal guardian if he/she is a resident of a jurisdiction that deems him/her to be a minor) agrees to allow the use of his or her name, likeness and/or biographical information for promotional purposes, except where prohibited. By playing the Game, entrants accept and agree to these Official Rules and the decisions of the judges, which shall be final.
OTHER CONDITIONS: Sponsor not responsible for entry submissions or other documentation received after the deadline, incomplete information, lost/delayed data transmissions, omissions, interruptions, defects, incomplete transmission defaults or faulty network connections, telephone, computer server/system/software failure of any kind, and/or delayed garbled or corrupted data. By participating in the Game, you agree and acknowledge to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the judges, and to waive any rights to claim ambiguity with these Official Rules. No mass or mechanically reproduced entries will be accepted. Any attempts by an individual to access the promotion or Web site via a bot script or other brute-force attack will result in that e-mail address or IP address becoming ineligible. All entries become the property of Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right to suspend/terminate (in whole or part) this promotion without notice if, in Sponsor's sole discretion, the promotion becomes infected or corrupted, or the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper play of the promotion is compromised. Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the promotion or Web site, to be acting in violation of the Official Rules or any laws, or to be attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the promotion by cheating, hacking, deception, misappropriation, infringement or any other unfair playing practices/poor sportsmanship, or intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrants/players or Sponsor representatives. Any Game play will be automatically void if it is determined to be mass or mechanically reproduced, altered or tampered with in any way. A Game Code or Bonus Code is void if it contains printing, mechanical or other typographical errors, or if it is obtained outside authorized channels. Sponsor's sole liability for defective or erroneous Game Code or Bonus Code is limited to replacement with one Game Code or Bonus Code, while supplies last. If the number of prize claims received is greater than the number of listed prizes, the number of winners stated in the rules will be selected in a random drawing from all valid winning claims received, as applicable. Sponsor reserves the right to terminate/cancel the promotion as a result of any printing or technological errors. ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE PROMOTION MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND WILL RESULT IN DISQUALIFICATION FROM PARTICIPATION IN THE GAME. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK REMEDIES AND DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEY FEES) TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION.
WINNERS LIST: The Winners List will be available on www.facebook.co
This offer may not be published elsewhere without written permission from Nestlé.
Sponsored by Nestlé USA, Glendale, CA, 91203.
Unless otherwise noted, all trademarks are owned by Société des Produits Nestlé S.A., Vevey, Switzerland.
© 2011 Universal Studios and DreamWorks. All rights reserved.
Hollywood Movie Money® is marketed by Quantum Loyalty Solutions, Inc. Issued by MetaBank™
Thanks for your patience. It looks like this issue is fixed so please go ahead and try again.
Butterfinger Support Team
MLx3 4-10-11 Apparently, Nestle is having problems with the "Requst a Free Code" and are working on it. http://www.facebook.co
Here are some codes people have posted on Nestle's Facebook wall - not sure yet if codes will work more than once.
Thank you Gutkowski!!
CS7880 Nestle Crunch Bar