Promotional Competition Terms and Conditions:
SECTION 49 CONSUMER PROTECTION ACT NO 68 of 2008 NOTICE, THE FOLLOWING TERMS ARE IMPORTANT TO NOTE:
Clauses: 3, 3.1.1, 4, 4.4 and 6.
GameZBoost R15,000 Promotion (the “Competition”). This Competition is organized by Mobile Telephone Networks (Proprietary) Limited (“MTN”) and IMIMobile (the “Promoter/s”).
2 Campaign Period:
The Competition commences on 0:01 on 1 February 2018 and will continue until 23:59 on 31 March 2018 (the “Competition Period").
3 Who May Enter:
3.1 To be eligible to enter, the entrant must:
3.1.1 be an MTN subscriber (PayAsYouGo, TopUp or Contract);
3.1.2 be a South African citizen;
3.1.3 subscribe to GameZBoost;
3.1.4 be a natural person; and
3.1.5 be 18 years or older.
3.2 Participation in this Competition excludes employees, directors, members, partners, consultants and agents of, or any other person who, directly or indirectly controls or is controlled by the Promoter/s or marketing service providers of this Competition, (and the spouses, life partners, immediate family members or business partners of the people or entities listed above. This means:
3.2.1 the Promoter/s;
3.2.2 supplier/s of goods and or services in terms of this Competition; and
3.2.3 promotional partners, printers, advertising and promotional agencies, professional advisors and point of sale staff employed by or contracted to, or providing goods or services of any kind, to all the people or entities listed above during the Competition Period.
4 How to Enter:
4.1 During the Competition Period, the entrants that meet all of the criteria referred to in clause 3 above must do the following in order to stand a chance to win:
4.1.1 Subscribers must subscribe by:
188.8.131.52 Going onto http://mtnplay.co.za/portal/jqm.aspx?typxm=gamezboostsubscribecheck and selecting “Join now”.
184.108.40.206 Dialing *123*2# and selecting the GameZBoost option to subscribe.
220.127.116.11 Dialing the direct USSD dial string *464*369# and selecting option 1 to subscribe:
and be successfully billed at least 7 times for GameZBoost during each month of the competition, to be eligible for that month’s draw.
Customers may unsubscribe by dialing *123*2#, selecting option 10 and selecting the service they would like to unsubscribe from.
Customer may also make use of the MTN Play mobi site http://mtnplay.co.za/portal/jqm.aspx?typxm=mymtnplay to unsubscribe to the service.
The GameZBoost subscription costs R3 per day
4.2 Once the qualifying entrant has fulfilled the requirements of clauses 3 and 4.1 above, he or she will be automatically entered into the lucky draw.
4.3 The lucky draw for the promotion, that runs from 1 February 2018 to 31 March 2018 shall take place on 16 February 2018. Winners will be notified telephonically by the Promoter/s and/or its authorized agents on or as soon as possible after the draw.
4.4 Entrant’s acknowledge and accept that the Promoter/s shall utilize a third party (the Promoters’ authorized agent/s) to contact the entrant, in the event that the entrant is a winner, and arrange delivery of the Prize. In order to effect the contacting and delivery process, the Promoters shall provide the entrant’s information to such third party.
5 The Prize:
5.1 Entrants that fulfil the requirements stated in clause 3 and 4 above, stand a chance to win:
- R15,000 (referred to as the “Prize”).
5.2 The Prize shall be paid directly into the Winners designated bank account, by way of Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT).
6.1 The Promoter/s, its respective directors, affiliates, members, partners, employees, agents, consultants, suppliers, contractors, subsidiaries and sponsors assume no liability whatsoever for any direct or indirect loss or damage, including but not limited to physical harm or death, howsoever arising from or as a result of an entrant’s participation in the Competition or the entrant’s redemption of any Prize in terms of this Competition, or from any amendments to Prize details and/or the terms and conditions of this Competition. All entrants (including the winner) hereby expressly indemnify the Promoter/s in this regard and shall hold it harmless from all and any claims arising from or as a result of the above reasons.
6.2 In so far as it is necessary, required by law or beyond the reasonable control of the Promoter/s, the Promoter/s reserves the right to vary the nature of the Competition, the Prize, or these terms and conditions upon notice in this regard being published on www.mtn.co.za or in another appropriate medium. In the event that the Prize is limited or varied in this manner, the Promoter/s shall replace the Prize with a prize of a similar economic value.
6.3 With regard to clause 6.2 above, any amended terms and conditions published in any media, or on the MTN website www.mtn.co.za will form part of the terms and conditions of the Competition, to which terms the entrants agree to be bound.
6.4 Winners shall be contacted on the cell phone number/via the medium used to enter the Competition or in terms of any contact details supplied by the winner when entering the Competition. The Promoter/s shall attempt to contact the winner for a period of 1 (one) month after his or her name is drawn as a winner. In the event that the winner is either uncontactable (during the time frames stipulated in this clause 6.4) or in the event that the winner rejects, or declines acceptance of the Prize, the Prize shall be subject to a new draw.
Further, should contact have been made by the Promoter with the winner after they have won a Prize and the winner is thereafter uncontactable for the purposes of delivery of the prize. The Promoter/s shall attempt to contact the winner for a period of 1 (one) week and if the winner is uncontactable, the Prize will be subject to a new draw.
6.5 The Prize is not transferable and is not exchangeable for another prize.
6.6 The decision of the Promoter in respect of disputes arising out of this Competition shall be dealt with by the Promoter in terms of these terms and conditions. The decision of the Promoter in this regard shall be final.
6.7 Winners are only entitled to win 1 (one) Prize each.
6.8 The Promoter/s reserve the right to withhold the Prize until it is entirely satisfied that the claimant of the Prize is the bona fide winner, and reserves the right to call for such proof as it may deem necessary.
6.9 The Promoter/s shall request that winners consent in writing to their name, image and likeness being used and published by the Promoter/s in connection with this Competition for a period of 12 (twelve) months after they are announced as winners. Winners may decline the use of their name, likeness and image by the Promoter/s.
6.10 By entering this Competition entrants signify their consent to be bound by the terms and conditions contained herein. If a winner is under the age of 18 years (a “minor”), the winner’s guardian or parent will be required to assist the minor with all and any necessary documents or agreements in connection with being able to take up any of the Prize/s in this Competition.
6.11 By entering the Competition all entrants give their consent to receive various marketing and promotional material from the Promoter/s. Entrants will be provided with an opportunity to “Opt Out” of receiving such communications, which may be via the relevant medium that such marketing communication was received.
6.12 Winners agree that it is an express condition of the Competition that in order to be eligible to redeem the Prize, the winner shall be required to sign the appropriate acknowledgement of receipt of the Prize, as well as an indemnity and/or waiver of liability as reflected in these terms.
6.13 Entrants acknowledge and accept that Prizes will be transferred electronically into their designated bank account via EFT.
6.14 The winning entrant that wins the R15,000 agrees that he / she is not eligible to WIN another prize in any draws within a 12 month period.
1.1. Welcome to GAMEZBOOST. We provide an online platform through which we offer our users access to interactive flash games (“Games”). The Games, our website, all related content and any other features, functionalities, applications, materials, or other services offered from time to time by GAMEZBOOST in connection with any of the above, however accessed, are referred to collectively as the “Services” or the “GAMEZBOOST Services”)
2.1. The use of the GAMEZBOOST Services is available only to persons who can form legally binding contracts under applicable law in Republic of South Africa. Persons who are incompetent to contract within the meaning of the law are not eligible to use the GAMEZBOOST Services. Without prejudice to the generality of the above, no person under the age of 18 may use or access the GAMEZBOOST Services or the Games or attempt to enter into any transactions on our website.
4. Privacy and Communications Preferences
4.2. By using or accessing the GAMEZBOOST service, you (i) consent to the use of electronic communications in order to enter into contracts and confirm terms from GAMEZBOOST; (ii) consent to the electronic delivery of notices, policies and records of transactions initiated or completed by you online; and (iii) acknowledge that you have access to the necessary software and hardware to receive electronic records from GAMEZBOOST in connection with transactions initiated or completed by you online. You consent to receiving electronic communications from GAMEZBOOST regarding GAMEZBOOST services and you represent that you are not on any Do Not Call / Do Not Disturb registries under the Telecom Unsolicited Commercial Communications Regulations, 2007, the Telecom Commercial Communications Customer Preference Regulations, 2010 or otherwise which preclude us from sending you these communications.
5. Ownership of Intellectual Property
5.1. GAMEZBOOST , its affiliates and its licensors/licensees have, and shall continue to retain, all title, rights and interests in the SKILLPOD Services and the Games, including all information, design, objects, characters, names, stories, dialogues and catch phrases, concepts, layout, text, graphics, logos, designs, databases, icons, images, audio/video clips, digital downloads, data compilations, graphics, illustrations, configurations, data, code, underlying technology, content delivery mechanisms, plug-ins and other files and software.
5.2. The GAMEZBOOST Services including the website, the look and feel of the website, the presentation of the Games, user interface, game history, scores and social interaction features are the sole and exclusive property of GAMEZBOOST.
5.3. “GAMEZBOOST” and “SKILLPOD MEDIA” are registered trademarks of SkillPod Media (Pty) Ltd. The GAMEZBOOST logo, martianmansions.com, skillpod.com, skillpodmedia.com, gazuma.com and gamezboost.com are used as trademarks or service marks of SkillPod Media (Pty) Ltd. The GAMEZBOOST website and user interfaces, including but not limited to its graphics, logos, page headers, button icons, scripts and service names constitute trade dress of SkillPod Media (Pty) Ltd. The trademarks, service marks and trade dress of GAMEZBOOST may not be used or reproduced without prior written approval from GAMEZBOOST and may not be used in connection with any product or service that is not affiliated with GAMEZBOOST, in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among customers, in any manner that dilutes the rights of GAMEZBOOST, or in any manner that disparages or discredits GAMEZBOOST. Other trademarks that appear on the GAMEZBOOST website and user interfaces are the property of their respective owners, who may or may not be affiliated with, connected to, or sponsored by GAMEZBOOST. Any images of persons or personalities contained on the GAMEZBOOST website and user interfaces are not an indication or endorsement of GAMEZBOOST or any particular product or our service unless otherwise indicated.
6. Limited License
6.2. Your limited license as provided is subject to the following conditions: (i) The Games may not be modified, copied, distributed, framed, reproduced, republished, downloaded, displayed, posted, transmitted, or sold in any form or by any means, in whole or in part, for any purpose whatsoever, without GAMEZBOOST prior written permission, except as expressly permitted by the limited license; (ii) You may not may not create any derivative works from the Games or GAMEZBOOST Services (including without limitation, montages, mash-ups, recreations, derivations, screen captures, wallpaper, desktop themes or any other physical or digital material) or republish the Games or GAMEZBOOST Services on any internet, intranet or extranet site or incorporate the Games or any related content or data in any other database or compilation; (iii) You may not extract, collect, harvest, test or benchmark, through electronic means or otherwise, the GAMEZBOOST Services or any of the Games; (iv) Except as may be expressly permitted by GAMEZBOOST, you may not use cheats, automations, hacks, bots, trainers, exploits or any unauthorized third party software designed to interfere with GAMEZBOOST Services while accessing any of the GAMEZBOOST Services; (v) You may not solicit, communicate regarding or offer any commercial services or activity in relation to any of the Games, including trading of any virtual items or scores, services including power-levelling, gold-mining, item collection, etc. (vi) You may not create or permit the reverse engineering or emulation the Games in any manner; (vii) You may not use the Games or the GAMEZBOOST Services for any purposes competitive with or derogatory to GAMEZBOOST and you may not associate the GAMEZBOOST Services or the Games with, provide links from or display alongside any material that may be vulgar, obscene, pornographic, misleading, defamatory, libellous, offensive, derogatory, threatening, harassing, abusive or violent nature, or such that it is proscribed under applicable law or infringes third party rights; (viii) You shall not directly or indirectly, through any means (including through providing any tools, code, scripts or other assistance) whatsoever, permit, abet or assist any access or use of the GAMEZBOOST Services or the Games in a manner not expressly provided or permitted herein; and (ix) This limited and conditional license may be revoked at any time by GAMEZBOOST .
7. The Use of GAMEZBOOST Services
7.1. Access to the Games is provided on an “as is” basis by GAMEZBOOST . All creative content incorporated or comprising the Games and all representation of any persons, characters, communities, locations, events or objects are fictional and are not based on any historical, present or future person, character, community, location, event or object.
7.2. Due to their interactive nature, it is possible person may use or implement the game mechanics, characters, images, sounds, visualizations or other content, to create unintended images, messages or representations. Any opinions, advice, statements, services, offers, or other information that constitutes part of the content expressed or made available by third parties through the GAMEZBOOST Services are those of the respective authors or producers and not of GAMEZBOOST, or its shareholders, directors, officers, or employees or licensors. Under no circumstances shall GAMEZBOOST , or its shareholders, directors, officers or employees or licensors be held liable for any loss or damage caused by your reliance on information obtained through the GAMEZBOOST service. It is your responsibility to evaluate the information, opinion, advice, or other content available through the GAMEZBOOST service.
7.3. We do not warrant that the Games shall function in accordance with the rules of such games or that objectives within the Games can be completed in accordance with or that characters within the Games shall perform in accordance with such rules. All images, videos and presentations used for the promotion of the Games are merely representative and we do not warrant that you will be able to experience/perform such content/actions within the Games.
7.4. The use of the GAMEZBOOST Services and access to the Games are subject to you having the necessary hardware, software and network resources as listed under our [System Requirements].
7.6. SKILLPOD MEDIA does not make any representation that the GAMEZBOOST Services are permissible or legal under the applicable law of your jurisdiction. You are to access the GAMEZBOOST Services only if it is permitted under the applicable law if your jurisdiction and by using and accessing the GAMEZBOOST Services you represent that you are permitted by the applicable laws of your jurisdiction to access and use the GAMEZBOOST Services. .
7.7. From time to time, we test various aspects of our service, including our website, user interfaces, service levels, plans, promotions, features, availability of content, delivery, and pricing, and we reserve the right to include you in or exclude you from these tests without notice.
8. Membership and Features
8.3. Account Information and Security: When creating your account, you must provide accurate and complete information. You are also responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your GAMEZBOOST ready device. If you disclose your password to anyone or share your account and/or devices with other people, you take full responsibility for their actions and may be required to compensate GAMEZBOOST for any losses arising out of them. You shall not use another user’s membership account without permission. You must notify us immediately of any breach of security or unauthorized use of your account and you should also report this instance to all your card issuers, as well as your local law enforcement agency. In order to provide you with ease of access to your account and to help administer the GAMEZBOOST service, GAMEZBOOST implements technology that enables us to recognize you as the account holder and provide you with direct access to your account without requiring you to retype any password or other user identification when you revisit the GAMEZBOOST service. You are responsible for updating and maintaining the truth and accuracy of the information you provide to us relating to your account. GAMEZBOOST
8.4. Membership Cancellation: You may cancel your GAMEZBOOST membership at any time. We do not provide any monetary refunds for any SKILLPOD Credits.
8.5. Change of Features and Games: GAMEZBOOST reserves the right to change, supplement, alter or remove any of its features or Games as it deems fit and a paid membership does not guarantee continued access to such features.
8.6. Advertisements: Some of the services, facilities or features of the GAMEZBOOST Services are supported by advertising revenue and the GAMEZBOOST Services may display advertisements and promotions. These advertisements may be targeted to the content of information stored on the website, queries made through the GAMEZBOOST Services or other information. The manner, mode and extent of advertising by GAMEZBOOST through the GAMEZBOOST Services are subject to change without specific notice to you. GAMEZBOOST takes no responsibility for advertisements or any third party material, nor does it take any responsibility for the products or services provided by advertisers. Any dealings you have with advertisers found while using the GAMEZBOOST Services are between you and the advertiser, and you agree that GAMEZBOOST shall not liable for any loss or claim that you may have against an advertiser.
8.7. Promotional Offers: GAMEZBOOST may from time to time, offer certain additional features or discounted access as promotional offers, free of cost or at discounted rates to its users. Such promotional offers are offered by GAMEZBOOST on an “as is” basis without any warranty or obligation regarding such promotional offer, unless expressly provided otherwise. No promotional offer shall be deemed to imply any obligation on GAMEZBOOST to continue to offering such or similar promotional offers. Any promotional offer made available by GAMEZBOOST may not be combined with any other offers.
8.8. Interactive Areas: We permit you to post reviews of Games, compare scores, participate in multiplayer games through the GAMEZBOOST service. We do not make any warranties regarding your online experience or interaction with other users during multiplayer games. We do not regularly select or review the content posted on or interactions made through the GAMEZBOOST website or the GAMEZBOOST services; however, we reserve the right to reject, remove or edit such content at anytime without notice. You may not transmit through the GAMEZBOOST Services, any content that is unlawful, harassing, libellous, tortious, abusive, offensive, threatening, or obscene, or materials which infringe or violate any third party’s copyright, trademark, trade secret, privacy or other proprietary or property right, or that could constitute a criminal offence, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any applicable law or regulation; or, that are otherwise objectionable, including without limitation, content that evidences bigotry, racism, sexism, or hatred, or that promotes illegal activities or physical harm against anyone. You understand and agree that we may, but are not obligated to, review the content and may delete or remove it (without notice) in our sole and absolute discretion, for any reason or no reason.
8.10. Software Plug-ins: Any software, including any files, images generated by the software, code, and data accompanying the software, used or accessible through this website may be used by you solely for accessing and using this website for purposes expressly stated herein. GAMEZBOOST retains full and complete title to all intellectual property rights and other proprietary rights subsisting in or used in relation to such software. You agree not to copy, distribute, sell, modify, decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble or create derivative works from any such software.
9. Billing and Payment
10. Role of GAMEZBOOST as in Intermediary
10.1. We are an intermediary, as defined under the Information Technology Act, 2000. As part of our obligations under the Information Technology Act, 2000, upon receiving actual knowledge that any information, data or communication link residing in or connected to a computer resource controlled by us is being used to commit an unlawful act, we are required to remove or disable access to such material.
10.2. If you believe your work has been reproduced or distributed through the GAMEZBOOST Services in a way that constitutes copyright infringement or are aware of any infringing material available through the GAMEZBOOST Services or if you have tangible and conclusive information that any of the material made available through GAMEZBOOST is illegal, please notify us through email at: info [at] skillpodmedia [â—] com.
10.3. The notification must be in writing and where the claim relates to one of copyright infringement, the notification must contain a description of the copyrighted work that is claimed to have been infringed, authorization to act on behalf of the copyright owner, details of what material is allegedly infringing, how the infringement has occurred/is occurring, the location of the same within the GAMEZBOOST Services and your contact details. Where the claim relates to one of illegal content, the notification must include tangible and conclusive information that the material made available through the GAMEZBOOST Services is illegal under the laws of India
11. Disclaimers of Warranties and Limitations on Liability
11.1. The GAMEZBOOST Services, including our website and user interfaces, and all Games and software associated therewith, or any other features or functionalities associated with the GAMEZBOOST Service, are provided “as is” and “as available” with all faults and without warranty of any kind. To the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, we, our affiliates and our licensors make no representations or warranties of any kind with respect to the GAMEZBOOST Services, our website and user interfaces, and all Games and software associated therewith, including without limitation any warranty of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement.
11.2. GAMEZBOOST assumes no responsibility for and make no warranty or representation as to the accuracy, currency, completeness, reliability or usefulness of any advice, opinion, statement or other content or of any products or services advertised by third parties through the GAMEZBOOST Services. GAMEZBOOST does not make any warranty that the SKILLPOD Services or the Games will meet the your requirements, or that the GAMEZBOOST Services or the Games will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, free from be free from errors, interruption, loss, corruption, attack, viruses, interference, hacking, or other security intrusion, or that defects, if any, will be corrected.
11.3. You expressly agree that use and access of the GAMEZBOOST Services, including all Games, data or software distributed by, downloaded or accessed from or through the GAMEZBOOST Services, is at your sole risk. You understand and agree that you will be solely responsible for any damage to your computer system or loss of data that results from the download or access of such Games, data and/or software.
11.4. We do not make any representations with respect to the contents and composition of the Games from the SKILLPOD service or the descriptions of any game or related content contained on our website and user interfaces. We do not endorse, condone, support or make any warranties regarding accuracy or completentess of any statements, representations, advice, views or opinions contained in any of the Games or advertisements. All such statements, representations, advice, views or opinions may be partly or entirely fictional, exaggerated or false and the licensors of such Games or advertisement are solely responsible for the same.
11.6. GAMEZBOOST may provide the GAMEZBOOST Services, links to web sites operated by other entities. If you use these sites, you may leave this website based on your browser settings and may not be able to complete or may have to re-do certain operations through the GAMEZBOOST Services. If you decide to visit any linked site, it is done so at your own risk and it is your responsibility to take all protective measures to guard against viruses or other destructive elements. SKILLPOD makes no warranty or representation regarding, and does not endorse, any linked web sites or the information appearing thereon or any of the products or services described thereon. The links do not imply that GAMEZBOOST , its affiliates or its licensors sponsors, endorses, is affiliated or associated with, or is legally authorized to use any trademark, trade name, logo or copyright symbol displayed in or accessible through the links, or that any linked site is authorized to use any trademark, trade name, logo or copyright symbol of GAMEZBOOST .
11.7. The disclaimers provided herein are supplementary to the [Legal Disclaimer] and neither shall substitute or limit the other.
11.8. IN NO EVENT SHALL GAMEZBOOST BE LIABLE TO ANY ENTITY FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR OTHER DAMAGES INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY LOST PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF INFORMATION OR PROGRAMS OR OTHER DATA ON THE YOUR INFORMATION HANDLING SYSTEM THAT ARE RELATED TO THE USE OF, OR THE INABILITY TO USE, THE CONTENT, AND FUNCTIONS OF THE GAMEZBOOST SERVICES, EVEN IF GAMEZBOOST IS EXPRESSLY ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. THE PARTIES HERETO ACKNOWLEDGE THAT THIS IS A REASONABLE ALLOCATION OF RISK.
13. Other Terms
13.1. Termination: We reserve the right to terminate or restrict your use of our service, without notice, for any or no reason whatsoever. GAMEZBOOST may also impose limits on certain features and services or restrict your access to parts or all of the GAMEZBOOST Services without any notice or liability.
13.2. External Links to this website: All links to the website must be expressly approved in writing by GAMEZBOOST and shall be subject to the following conditions: (i) the link is a text-only link containing only the name “[GAMEZBOOST]”and directs only to [http://gamezboost.com] and not to any other page of the website; (ii) the link, when activated by a user, displays that page full-screen in a fully operable and navigable browser window and not within a frame on the linked website; (iii) the appearance, position, and other aspects of the link may neither create the false appearance that an entity or its activities or products are associated with or sponsored by GAMEZBOOST nor be such as to damage or dilute the goodwill associated with the name and trademarks of GAMEZBOOST , its affiliates or licensors; and GAMEZBOOST reserves the right to revoke or alter the terms of such consent to link at any time in its sole discretion.
13.3. Export Control Regulations: You hereby agree to comply with all applicable laws regarding software and the transmission of technical data exported from the country in which you reside