Find out when new System76 Skylake products are released
Official Contest Rules
1. HOW TO ENTER
Use #system76fan & #contestentry in social media to show why you should win a trip to System76 headquarters. Facebook posts must be submitted on the System76 FB page in order to be seen. Each individual post must include the hashtag #system76fan to count as an entry. Please include #contestentry in your posts. One submission per social post. Unlimited entries can be submitted. In addition to the suggestions detailed in the video above, below are a few more submission examples:
A link to your product review
A blurb in social
Your fan story video
A link to social posts you’ve created in the past
A link to responses in other’s social posts or reviews
A link to an article you wrote
All submissions must be your own original work. All entries remain the property of the contestant, however by participating in this contest you understand (and agree) to the following:
All submissions are public
System76 has the right to disqualify any individual submissions deemed inappropriate
Mailed or emailed submissions will not be reviewed
You have until midnight MST October 18, 2015 to submit as many entries as you can.
You must be 18 years or older, and a contiguous US resident to qualify for entry. Only individuals can apply. Employees and immediate family members of System76 staff are not qualified to enter. The term “immediate family” includes spouses, siblings, parents, children, grandparents, and grandchildren, whether as “in-laws,” or by current or past marriage(s), remarriage(s), adoption, co-habitation or other family extension, and any other persons residing at the same household whether or not related.
All submissions must use the hashtag System76fan (#system76fan) and must be your own property in order to be eligible for a winning entry. Please also include the hashtag #contestentry - unless you don’t mind your friends knowing that you’re a superfan of System76.
3. CONTEST PERIOD
You are allowed unlimited submissions over the duration of the contest. The contest commences on October 5, 2015 and ends at midnight MST October 18, 2015. Entries that are submitted after October 18th will not be considered. Contestants may enter by using any of the following social media platforms:
Facebook: Sytem76 Page Timelines (per Facebook compliance, DO NOT post in your personal timeline.
Please share Reddit posts, Youtube videos, product reviews, blog posts and other submission links via the social media platforms listed above using the hashtag sytem76fan (#system76fan). Please also include #contestentry (unless you don’t mind your friends knowing that you’re a superfan of System76).
4. WINNER SELECTION
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. Purchase of product does not enhance your chances of winning. All entries must be your own property. Up to ten people can win. The odds of winning are dependent upon the number of eligible entries we receive.
Winners will fly to System76 headquarters to see the new Skylake products. You may share content created from any time (there is no expiration date). Selection criteria include:
Creative skills such as writing, video, photography, design, etc. are influencers in winning the prize to see the new products.
Friends resharing your posts, and/or submissions that contain social engagement can help your chances of winning.
Originality: Work is your own. Article, reviews, blogs contain less than 25% quotes and no plagiarism. All graphics, videos and other artwork are your own creations. (Stock photography used in artwork are approved for use - but not as stand alone submission pieces).
5. WINNER NOTIFICATION
Up to ten winners will be notified via social media private messaging during the dates of October 19-20. You will have 24-hours to confirm acceptance. If winner is unreachable after 24 hours, an alternate winner will be selected.
Due to some social limitations (such as the ability to correctly receive messages from those who are not followers/friends), we are asking that contestants please follow us so that we can private message your social media account and notify you of your winnings.
Once winners confirm acceptance, we will publicly submit a winners’ list via System76 social media pages on October 21. The winners will be required to sign a release and affidavit of eligibility, as well as provide any other information needed to secure the hotel and flights, such as legal name and DOB. You have three days to return your affidavit of eligibility, failure to do so could result in a forfeiture of prize, after which an alternate winner may be selected.
Roundtrip flights are covered (up to $300 value) and restricted to the specific dates and times set by the travel agent. Any traveler wishing to extend their flight or hotel dates will have to incur the additional costs on their own. The approximate total retail value of the prize is $1,078. System76 is not responsible for the costs of re-booking/rescheduling missed flights.
Winners have 24-hours to claim their prize. They must provide their full legal name and birthdate in order to book their hotel room (up to $778 value) and flight (up to $300 value)*.
Be sure to request November 12 and 13 off from work (east coast residents may also have to request November 14 off (pending flight confirmation details))
Prize are non-transferable to another person, nor available to redeem for cash.
We have the right to revoke any winning-entry should we find that it is not the original creation of the applicant.
System76 is not responsible (or liable) for any damages, losses or injuries resulting from the acceptance or use of this prize
7. GENERAL CONDITIONS
System76 is not responsible for late or misdirected entries, or entries that are unseen due to contestant’s privacy settings. We are not liable for fraud, viruses, or other events that compromise the integrity of the contest and reserve the right to terminate or modify the contest should this situation arise.
Submissions remain the property of the contestants, however, System76 has the rights to all submitted content for use in future marketing efforts. Winners grant System76 the right to use their name, likeness, voice, appearance for advertising, promotional purposes without additional compensation, unless prohibited by law.
Winners are responsible for incidental expenses. Any taxes related to the prizes are the responsibility of the winners.
8. SYSTEM76 AS A SPONSOR AND CONTEST AFFILIATIONS
You understand that by entering this contest Twitter, Facebook, Google+ or any other social media platform is not endorsing, sponsoring, administering or associated with the promotion in any way. This contest is only affiliated with System76 Headquarters located at 1600 Champa St Suite 360 in Denver, CO 80202
9. AGREEMENT TO OFFICIAL RULES
Participation in this contest constitutes the entrant's' full and complete understanding and agreement to accept all of the contest rules, regulations, terms and conditions of the System76 Superfan contest. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all qualifications required for entry, including signing the affidavit of eligibility upon acceptance of your prize.