RULES FOR THE ELDER SCROLLS® ONLINE: TAMRIEL UNLIMITED TEL VAR STONE COMPETITION
Compliance with all rules for The Elder Scrolls® Online: Tamriel Unlimited (ESOTU) Tel Var Stone Competition is a mandatory condition of participation. It is your responsibility to be aware of and understand the rules. If you have any questions in regards to rules we ask you to contact us.
The ESOTU Community Team staff makes the final decision in any ruling. Any rule may be altered at any time at the discretion of the ESOTU Community Team staff. All decisions dictated by the ESOTU Community Team staff are final.
By participating in the ESOTU Tel Var Stone Competition, each participant agrees to be bound by the rules set forth herein.
The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited Tel Var Stone Competition
Participants will compete in the ESOTU Tel Var Stone Competition for a chance to win prizes that include ESOTU crowns and a Mind Shriven in-game mount.
1 ESOTU Tel Var Stone Competition Structure
The ESOTU Tel Var Stone Competition will be held on the ESOTU playtest server (PTS), using the participants’ ESOTU characters of choice.
Eligible players must be 18 or older.
All ESOTU Community Team staff determinations on eligibility and scores shall be final and in their sole discretion.
1.3 Contest Periods
The ESOTU Tel Var Stone Competition shall take place during two unique contest periods on the PTS. The first contest period will begin on Monday, August 3, 2015 at 10:00 A.M.EDT and end on Sunday, August 9, 2015 at 11:59 P.M. EDT. The second contest period will begin on Monday, August 17, 2015 at 10:00 A.M. EDT and end on Sunday, August 23, 2015 at 11:59 P.M. EDT.
1.4 ESOTU Tel Var Stone Competition
During the contest periods, participants will be tasked with collecting Tel Var Stones in Imperial City on the PTS. The ten (10) players with the most Tel Var Stones collected at the end of each contest period will be the winners. “Most Tel Var Stones collected”, in this case, is based on the sum of the following, as tallied by ESOTU Community Team based on their internal data (no screenshots are required):
1.5 Tel Var Stone Competition Prize Packs:
- Number of Tel Var Stones in a player’s inventory at the end of the contest period;
- Number of Tel Var Stones in a player’s bank at the end of the contest period; and
- Total Tel Var Stones spent during the contest period.
2 General Rules
2.1 Personality Rights
- Top player for each contest period (2 total)
- 3,000 crowns to spend in the Crown Store (ARV $24.99)
- One Mind Shriven Horse mount, available when the Imperial City DLC game pack is published on the NA/EU Megaservers
- 9 Runners up for each contest period (18 total)
- 750 crowns to spend in the Crown Store (ARV $7.99)
By participating in the event, each participant grants to ZeniMax Online Studios LLC, a ZeniMax Media company, the right to use the participant’s name, image and/or likeness including, but not limited to, photographs, video recordings, and audio recordings for the purpose of advertising or promotional purposes, without further consent or consideration to the participant.
2.2 Rules Changes
The ESOTU Community staff may, in their discretion, suspend or modify any rule without further notice if, in their judgment, a modification is necessary to preserve the integrity of the competitions, or to prevent cheating or unfair circumstances.
3.1 Free Agents
All ESOTU Tel Var Stone Competition participants will be recognized as free agents. Any prizes won by virtue of participation in the competitions will be made directly to the competition participants. All appropriate forms and tax documents (Form W-9 for US Taxpayers, Form W-8BEN for Non-US Taxpayers) must be filed by the participant.
3.2 Tax Responsibilities
Participants are solely responsible for the filing and payment of any taxes required by any government entity on any monies or prizes won by virtue of participation in the ESOTU Tel Var Stone Competition.