NextGen Player Contest Rules

To provide fair and equal chance of winning to all NextGen Player readers, the following are the Official Rules for all contests on NextGen Player.


1. Eligibility

To be eligible to win the prize(s) as indicated, entrants must correctly answer a skill-testing question before a prize is awarded, as indicated in the contest announcement post.

Please review each contest for regional and age limitations, by default all winners must be 18 years of age or older and live in Canada, unless otherwise stated and/or posted. NextGen Player is not responsible if you enter a contest and are not eligible to win, NextGen Player is not required to award any prizes forfeited by the chosen winner(s).

Employees, Contributors, Officers, and Directors (including immediate family members and members of the same household) of NextGen Player are not eligible to win contests.

2. Entering Contests and Choosing and Contacting Winners

Winners chosen at random:
Contest winner(s) will be chosen at random based on Contest Rules and contacted via the Method indicated in the contest announcement post.

If stated in the contest announcement post, email subscriber to the NextGen Player email feed must provide a valid and confirmed email address on the NextGen Player email subscription form. NextGen Player is not responsible for and will not consider incomplete or incorrect entries, or email addresses submitted but not received by NextGen Player for any reason, as potential contest winners.

Winners of all contests will be contacted at the email address used to subscribe to the NextGen Player email feed, or by the Method indicated in the contest announcement post, and the person receiving and replying to the winner announcement notice will be considered the winner unless they specify another person within the reply email as the winner. NextGen Player, or its contest partner, will mail the contest prize to the address supplied by the recipient of the winner announcement email.

Only one entry per email address will be considered for contest entry, unless multiple entries are specifically allowed in the contest posting. No person may enter any contest more than once using multiple email addresses.

Claiming of prizes requires an email response to NextGen Player from the winning sender email address within 15 calendar days of being notified of winning at the email address used to enter. Failure to respond shall mean that the winner forfeits the prize. NextGen Player is not required to award elsewhere any prizes forfeited by the chosen winner(s).

3. Submission of text or other content for Contests

By submitting any information to NextGen Player, you hereby grant to NextGen Player and its affiliates and assigns, an irrevocable, perpetual and royalty-free right to use, reproduce, edit, display, transmit, prepare derivative works of, modify, publish and otherwise make use of the submitted information in any and all media, whether now known or hereinafter created, throughout the world and for any purpose.

By submitting any information to NextGen Player, you hereby represent and warrant that the submitted information does not and shall not infringe on any copyright, any rights of privacy or publicity of any person, or any other right of any third party, and you have the right to grant any and all rights and licenses granted to NextGen Player herein, including but not limited to all necessary rights under copyright, free and clear of any claims or encumbrances;

You acknowledge and agree that NextGen Player shall have no obligation to post, display or otherwise make publicly available any information submitted by you, and may, in its sole and unfettered discretion, remove, edit, modify or delete any information that you submit to NextGen Player;

You hereby agree to hold NextGen Player and its affiliates and sponsors and assigns harmless from and against, and hereby waive any right to pursue, any claims of any nature arising in connection with the inclusion in, publication via or display on NextGen Player, or any other use authorized under these Terms, of any information submitted to NextGen Player by you;

Information submitted by you to NextGen Player shall be the property of NextGen Player, and NextGen Player shall have no obligation to preserve, return or otherwise make available to you or others any information so submitted.

4. Awarding Prizes

Winners are solely responsible for all taxes and/or fees that may be incurred.

Each prize winner must supply NextGen Player with his/her legal name, mailing address, birth date, daytime and nighttime telephone numbers.

Winners may not request substitutions of prize winnings. All winners are solely responsible for any and all taxes and/or fees, and all such additional costs that may be incurred.

Neither NextGen Player, NextGen Player sponsors, nor employees of NextGen Player or sponsors may be held liable for any warranty, costs, damage, injury, or any other claims incurred as a result of usage of any winners of a prize once possession has been taken of the product by winner. NextGen Player is not liable for any loss arising out of or in connection with or resulting from any contest promoted by NextGen Player.

If the specified prize becomes unavailable due to unforeseen circumstances, NextGen Player may, at their sole discretion, substitute a prize of like or equal value.

5. General

By entering the contest, entrants agree to read, abide and be bound by the Official Rules, including all eligibility requirements, and by the decisions of the Sponsors, made in its sole discretion, which shall be final and binding in all matters relating to the contest. Entrants who have not complied with the Official Rules are subject to disqualification.

For Facebook and Twitter contests, entrants must enter using the official NextGen Player Twitter account @NextGenPlayer, Facebook Fan Page NextGen Player, or on the Editor's Facebook wall.

For residents of Quebec, any litigation respecting the conduct or organization of a publicity contest may be submitted to the Régie des alcools, des courses et des jeux for a ruling. Any litigation respecting the awarding of a prize may be submitted to the Régie only for the purpose of helping the parties reach a settlement.

NextGen Player reserves the right to alter any rules of any contest at anytime. If you have any questions or complaints about a NextGen Player contest, please contact us at comments AT

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