Made with Unity Developer Story Contest

WHO MAY ENTER

This contest is sponsored by Unity Technologies (“Unity”) and is open to any developer who submits a story, as set forth below, to madewith.unity.com (“MWU”).

CONDITIONS OF ENTRY

To enter the contest: 

 

- You must have an approved MWU game profile, 

- Your game must be either in some form of release (e.g. early access, alpha, beta, final release) or active development,

- You must submit a story to MWU that is:

  • Related to a game made with Unity by you/your team,
  • Written in English, and
  • Published within the contest submission period (i.e., Thursday,  June 15 00:01 PDT through Wednesday, July 6 23:59 PDT)

No purchase is necessary to enter the contest.  You MAY use content you have previously written for another blog, as long as it meets the above requirements.

By entering the contest you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions. The contest is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited. Unity’s decision in relation to any aspect of the contest is final and binding on every entrant. Any disputes shall be shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of California, U.S.A., without giving effect to the conflict of laws rules thereof, and all proceedings shall take place in the State of California in the City of San Francisco.

 

HOW TO ENTER AND SELECTION OF WINNERS

This contest will start Thursday, June 15 00:01 PDT through Wednesday, July 6 23:59 PDT.  To enter the competition, you must have submitted a story, as set forth above, to the MWU website. At the end of the contest submission period, Unity will select ten (10) winners from all stories published during the contest submission period based on how much the story was shared, number of unique views and editorial review.  Editorial review considers how articulate and well written the submission is, its incorporation of images and media and how well it tells the story of your game and/or its development.  

A prize of one (1) Unite LA passes will be awarded to ten (10) winners by Thursday, July 14at 15:00 PDT. Each developer team may not win more than one (1) prize. If a winner of the contest is under the age of majority in their jurisdiction of residence as of the date the winner is announced, then such individual’s parent or legal guardian must accept the prize on his/her behalf.

ODDS OF WINNING

The odds of winning will depend on the number of stories published within the contest submission period.

PRIZE

One (1) Unite LA pass  redeemable at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/unite-2016-los-angeles-tickets-24408401185. The value of this prize is US$475, and does not include travel or lodging expenses when attending the event. 

There will be no substitutions or cash redemptions, provided that Unity reserves the right to substitute a prize in whole or in part for a prize of equal or greater value in the event that any component of the original prize is unavailable for any reason. Prizes may not be sold, bartered or transferred. Prizes do not include any additional expenses, including but not limited to federal, state, provincial and local sales or other taxes and surcharges, which are the responsibility of each winner. The approximate retail value of the prizes represents Unity’s good faith determination. That determination is final and binding and cannot be appealed. If the actual value of the prize turns out to be less than the stated approximate retail value, the difference will not be awarded in cash.

Payments of all federal, state and local taxes related to the award of a prize are solely the responsibility of the winner of the prize. The winner will be required to complete and submit an IRS Form W-9 with the winner’s full Social Security Number or the equivalent for receipt of any prize valued at US$600 or more or for any prizes awarded by Unity in a calendar year with an aggregate value of $600 or more, and such winnings will be reported to the IRS.  Failure to submit a complete W-9 or equivalent will result in forfeiture of the prize.

YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

By entering the contest, you understand that Unity will have access to your personal information for use in connection with the contest. Unity will otherwise use the information collected from you pursuant to Unity’s privacy policy: unity3d.com/legal/privacy-policy.

NOTIFICATION OF WINNERS

Winners will be notified via email and announced on MWU social channels, email and madewith.unity.com. The potential winner will need to respond to Unity to provide eligibility verification. If a potential winner cannot be contacted, fails to respond in a timely fashion, or does not comply with these rules, the potential winner forfeits the prize and Unity may select a new winner. Unity may use the winning developers’ name and trademarks for marketing purposes.

ADDITIONAL TERMS 

Unity reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify, extend or suspend this contest or to disqualify any individual it determines, in Unity’s sole discretion, to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the contest or website. Unity may prohibit an entrant from participating in the contest or winning a prize if, in Unity’s sole discretion, it determines that said entrant is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the contest by cheating, hacking, deception, or other unfair playing practices, or intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrants or Unity’s representatives.

BY ENTERING, YOU AGREE THAT YOU HAVE READ AND ACCEPTED ALL OF THESE CONTEST RULES.