COMPLETE OFFICIAL RULES NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS CONTEST. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
I. ELIGIBILITY: “Anime Industry-tans Contest" (“Contest”) is open to individual legal residents of the United States (including the District of Columbia and Hawaii) and Canada (excludes Quebec). All entrants must be at least 16 years of age at the date of entry. The Contest begins at 12:01 a.m. Pacific Time (“PT”) on February 7, 2013 and ends at 11:59 p.m. PT on Feburary 21, 2013 (the “Contest Period”). FUNimation, Crunchyroll, Inc and Aniplex of America, Inc., NIS of America, Inc., and their parent and affiliate companies as well as the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings and children) and household members of each such employee are not eligible. The Contest is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited. Participation constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and Sponsor’s and Administrator’s decisions, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Contest. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.
II. SPONSOR: FUNimation Productions, LTD., 1200 Lakeside Pkwy., Flower Mound, TX 75028; Crunchyroll, Inc., 88 Stevenson St. 2nd Floor San Francisco CA 94105; Aniplex of America, Inc., 2120 Colorado Ave, Suite 125, Santa Monica, CA 90404, NIS America, Inc. 1221 E. Dyer Rd. Suite 100 Santa Ana, CA 92705
III. HOW TO ENTER: Send an email to with your entry as an attachment. In the email, include your name, email address, shipping address, and phone number. Individuals may enter more than one submission, but each entry must be submitted separately with all of the required information. Or, simply write your name, mailing address, and email address, along with your physical entry and mail it to: FUNimation Entertainment, c/o Feedback Manager, 1200 Lakeside Pkwy., Flower Mound, TX 75028.
a. Image specifications
i. File size: Files must be smaller than 9 MB
ii. File format: Files should be in one of these formats: EPS, PDF, JPG, TIFF, PSD, AI
iii. Image resolution: Images should be saved at highest dpi possible.
b. Subject matter
i. These characters/designs are intended for a wide audience. We reserve the right to disqualify any entry we deem inappropriate for viewing by a general audience.
ii. You may incorporate photography into your artwork.
All potential winners are subject to verification before any prize will be awarded. Use of any automated system to participate or entries generated by robots or scripts is
IV. DRAWING AND NOTIFICATION WINNER SELECTION VERIFICATION: Sponsor will select one winner for this contest. In the event that the selected winner is a resident of Canada, the winner shall be required to answer correctly an anime related trivia skill-testing question without the benefit of any outside assistance before the prize will be awarded. The entry must adhere to all rules of this contest. Submissions will be narrowed to five finalists, which will then be posted to Sponsor’s Facebook pages for public voting. Finalists will need to provide the inspiration for the designs. In the event that the selected winning entry does not comply with the contest rules, Sponsor will select another winner. The winner will be selected and notified on February 20th, 2013 via email. Sponsor’s decisions are final and binding on all matters relating to the Contest. Funimation, Crunchyroll,Inc. NIS of America, Inc.and Aniplex of America, Inc. reserve the right to not select a winner if none of the entries received are judged to meet the Rules and Eligibility criteria. Funimation, Crunchyroll, Inc. and Aniplex of America, Inc. reserve the right to disqualify any submission that it deems inappropriate for any reason and/or does not meet contest requirements. Odds of winning the prize depend upon the number of eligible entries received. If the potential winner cannot be reached within 2 calendar days from the first notification attempt, or in the event of noncompliance within the above stated time period, with these Official Rules, or if prize notification is returned as undeliverable, prize will be forfeited and, at Sponsor’s sole discretion, an alternate winner may be selected. PRIZE: (One (1) will be awarded) PRIZE PACK CONTAINING: One (1) Dragon Ball Z Kai – Season One - Blu–ray - MSRP$54.98, One (1) Hetalia: Axis Powers – Paint It, White! - MOVIE – DVD - MSRP$24.98, One (1) Evangelion 2.22 – You Can (Not) Advance - Blu–
ray - MSRP$34.98, One (1) Deadman Wonderland – The Complete Series – DVD - MSRP MSRP$59.98, One (1) Steins;Gate – Part One – LE - Blu–ray/DVD Combo Pack - MSRP$69.98, One (1) Fullmetal Alchemist: The Sacred Star of Milos - Blu–ray/DVD Combo Pack - MSRP$34.98, One (1) Aniplex of America, Inc. Prize Pack containing Madoka Magica Clear File Holder & 300 Piece Puzzle, Fate/Zero Book Bag - $75.00, One (1) 1-Year Premium Membership to Crunchyroll.com - $100.00 Umineko WHEN THEY CRY Volume 1 Premium Edition MSRP $79.99 Umineko WHEN THEY CRY Volume 2 Premium Edition MSRP $49.992 rubber Nyanko-sensei keychains $5.00
TOTAL PRIZE APPROXIMATE VALUE - $584.79
All other expenses not specifically identified as included in the Prize are the sole responsibility of the Prize Winner. All costs, taxes, fees, and expenses associated with any element of the Prize not specifically addressed above are the sole responsibility of the Prize Winner. All federal, state, and local taxes on prizes are the Prize Winner’s responsibility. The specifics of all aforementioned elements of the Prize in the Contest shall be solely determined by Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value if the Prize cannot be awarded as described for any reason. Some restrictions may apply. The Prize cannot be transferred, substituted, or redeemed for cash except at Sponsor’s sole discretion. The Prize will be awarded. For All Prizes: © 2013 FUNimation Productions, LTD.; © 2013 Crunchyroll, Inc.; © 2013 Aniplex of America, Inc. NIS of America, Inc. USA All Rights Reserved. All features and specifications of the prizes will be determined by the Sponsor in its sole discretion. The ARV of electronic prizes is subject to price fluctuations in the consumer marketplace based on, among other things, any gap in time between the date the ARV is estimated for purposes of these Official Rules and the date the prize is awarded or redeemed.
VI. GENERAL CONDITIONS: Sponsor reserves the right to cancel or modify the Promotion if fraud, technical failures or any other factor beyond Sponsor’s reasonable control impairs the integrity of the Contest, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. In such event, Sponsor reserves the right to award the prize at random from among the eligible entries received up to the time of the impairment. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Contest or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules, or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to deliberately damage any web site or undermine the legitimate operation of the Promotion is a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek remedies and damages, including attorney’s fees, from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law, including criminal prosecution. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules
shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.
VII. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: This Contest is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws. By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which shall be final and waive any right to claim ambiguity in the Contest or these Official Rules. The Sponsor is not responsible for: (1) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by entrants, printing errors or by any of the equipment or programming associated with Sponsor or Contest; (2) technical failures of any kind, including, but not limited to malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines or network hardware or software; (3) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process; (4) technical or human error which may occur in the administration of the Contest or the processing of entries; or (5) any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant’s participation in the Contest or receipt or use of any prize. By receipt of any prize, winners agree to release and hold harmless Sponsor, Crunchyroll, Aniplex of America, Inc., NIS of America, Inc. Wildfire, Administrator, and their respective subsidiaries, affiliates, suppliers, distributors, advertising/promotion agencies, and prize suppliers, and each of their respective parent companies and each such company’s officers, directors, employees and agents (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from and against any claim or cause of action, including, but not limited to, personal injury, death, or damage to or loss of property, arising out of participation in the Contest or receipt or use or misuse of any prize, or use of the prizes or participation in any Contest-related activity or participation in this Contest, or any claims based on rights of publicity, rights of privacy and/or merchandise delivery. By entering and participating, entrant agrees to hold harmless, defend and indemnify Facebook from and against any and all claims, demands, liability, damages or causes of action (however named or described), losses, costs or expenses, with respect to or arising out of or related to (i) entrant’s participation in the Contest, or (ii) entrant’s participation in any Prize related activities, acceptance of a Prize and/or use or misuse of a Prize (including, without limitation, any property loss, damage, personal injury or death caused to any person(s). This contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by or associated with, Facebook.
VIII. RULES/WINNER’S LIST: After February 21, 2013, you may obtain the names of the Winner by consulting the Website. Results of the drawing will be removed from the Website on or about July 1, 2013.