WARMACHINE Muster the Troops Contest!

With the incredible success of WARMACHINE Mk II there has never been a better time to start playing or start a new faction! To celebrate this amazing year for Privateer Press we’re going to give one lucky person a 35 point WARMACHINE army of the faction of their choice!

To be eligible simply register at the Bell of Lost Souls forums (http://www.lounge.belloflostsouls.net/index.php) and Lost Hemisphere forums (http://losthemisphere.com/forum/) and answer the question posed in these threads:

Bell of Lost Souls wants to know who is your favorite warcaster, and why? http://www.lounge.belloflostsouls.net/showthread.php?t=6215

Lost Hemisphere is curious what your favorite warjack is and why? http://losthemisphere.com/forum/index.php?topic=43.0

You must use the exact same username on both sites to be eligible and answer the specific question. You must also answer the specific questions regarding warcasters and warjacks. Entries referring to warlocks and warbeasts will NOT be accepted.

At 9PM PDT on Friday, April 30th, the threads will be closed and we will begin sorting through eligible posts and choose our winner. On Monday, May, 3rd we will announce the winner and contact them directly! The winner may choose any WARMACHINE (not HORDES) faction: Cygnar, Khador, Protectorate of Menoth, Cryx, Mercenaries, or Retribution of Scyrah.

ONLINE ACCESS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.

ELIGIBILITY: This Contest are open to anyone who is eighteen (18) years or older at the time of entry. Void where prohibited by law. Winners of previous Privateer Press, Inc. Contest(s) are not eligible to win another Privateer Press contest within a 90-day period.

Employees, temporary employees, independent contractors of Privateer Press, Inc., their respective subsidiaries, parents, partners, other contest sponsors, advertising and promotional agencies (hereinafter “Contest Providers”) and the immediate family members of each, are not eligible to win prizes.

HOW TO ENTER: Register at the (http://www.lounge.belloflostsouls.net/index.php) and (http://losthemisphere.com/forum/) forums and answer the question posed in these threads (http://www.lounge.belloflostsouls.net/showthread.php?t=6215 http://losthemisphere.com/forum/index.php?topic=43.0) correctly. You must use the exact same username on both sites to be eligible and answer the specific question. Multiple entries by the same person under different usernames will result in disqualification. You must have internet access to enter this contest. (see DEADLINES below)

DEADLINES:

CONTEST: Privateer Press begins taking submissions immediately and ends at 9:00pm PDT on April 30th 2010.

No submissions will be accepted after the deadline for any reason. The sole determinant of time for the purposes of the on-line Contest will be Privateer Press, Inc. server machine(s) located in the Pacific Time (PT) zone. Contestants entering close to the posted deadline do so with this information in mind.

No responsibility is assumed by Privateer Press, Inc., their respective partners, or other contest sponsors for lost, late, misdirected, or illegible entries or for any computer, online, telephone or technical malfunctions that may occur. Entries will be declared made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry. "Authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet Access provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. All entries become the property of Contest Providers. All e-mail entries must be submitted from a valid e-mail account that may be identified with a natural person by appropriate independent means, including, without limitation, reverse domain name search. Potential winner may be requested to provide Contest Providers with proof that the potential winner is the authorized account holder of the e-mail address associated with the winning entry.

ODDS OF WINNING: Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

PRIZES:

The following prize(s) will be awarded for CONTEST:

One pre-constructed 35 point Warmachine Faction army of the winner’s choice. The army will be built by Contest Providers, Winner will only select a Faction.

No prize may be exchanged for cash, transferred, or assigned by the winner. Privateer Press reserves the right to substitute a prize, in which case a prize of equal or greater value will be awarded.

Winner(s) will be solely responsible for any and all local, state, and federal taxes, as well as license and registration fees, transportation costs, gratuities and other items of an incidental nature. Privateer Press, Inc. will report any individual winnings over $600 (in cash or fair market value of goods or services) in a one year period to the Internal Revenue Service. Winner(s) will receive a Form 1099 from Privateer Press, Inc. if Privateer Press, Inc. reports any winnings to the Internal Revenue Service.

WINNER SELECTION: Final Winner selection shall take place on or about 5:00pm PDT May 3rd 2010 for the CONTEST. The selection shall take place at Privateer Press, Inc. 13434 NE 16th St. Suite #120, Bellevue WA 98005. The winner for the PROMOTION CONTEST will be selected by Privateer Press, Inc. from the qualified entries received by the deadline. The winners for the EVENT CONTEST will be selected by Privateer Press, Inc. from all of the qualified entries received by the deadline. Winner selection will be made by Contest Providers, whose decision shall be final. Winners will be notified by e-mail, phone, U.S. mail and/or overnight courier on or near date specified. If a winner is unreachable after two (2) business days, an alternate winner will be selected by a random drawing from the remaining qualified entries. In order to be named a winner, potential winners may be required to execute and return an Affidavit of Eligibility/Prize Acceptance Form/Release of liability upon accepting a prize. Noncompliance will result in disqualification and an alternate winner will be selected.

USE OF CONTEST INFORMATION: Notwithstanding any contrary provision in any of Contest Providers' respective privacy policies, Contestants grant to Contest Providers, and Contest Providers reserve, the right to use any and all information related to the Contest, including information provided by Contestants in connection with the Contest, for marketing purposes or any other purpose, unless prohibited by law. Contestants may be required to sign a release, which grants to Contest Providers the right to use and publish their proper name and state of residence online or in any other media in connection with the Contest. By accepting a prize, winner grants permission to Contest Providers to use his or her name, photograph, likeness, voice, prize information and/or biographical information for publicity and promotional purposes without future compensation unless prohibited by law. By entering, participants release and hold harmless Contest Providers, affiliates, directors, officers, employees, and agents from any and all liability for any injuries, loss or damages of any kind arising from or in connection with the Contest(s) or any prize won. Restrictions, conditions and limitations apply.

CONDUCT: By entering the Contest, you agree to be bound by these Official Rules. The Official Rules will be posted at (Link) throughout the Contest. Contestants further agree to be bound by the decisions of the Contest Providers, which shall be final and binding in all respects. Contest Providers reserve the right at their sole discretion to disqualify any individual they find to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Web site; or to be acting in violation of the Official Rules.

You agree that in your participation in the Contest you will not use obscene, libelous or slanderous language, or language that infringes upon a third party's trademark, trade name or other intellectual property right or right of privacy. You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Privateer Press, Inc., its partners, or other contest sponsors, officers, consultants, agents, and employees against and from all claims, damages liabilities, costs and expenses asserted by third parties alleging that the Contest(s) includes obscenity, libel, slander, or infringes upon the third party's intellectual property or privacy rights, as a direct result of your actions in connection with the Contest(s). You further agree to not knowingly damage or cause interruption of the Contest(s) or to prevent others' participation in the Contest

CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY A CONTESTANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE PRIVATEER PRESS SITES OR TO UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE CONTEST(S) IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS, AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, CONTEST PROVIDERS RESERVE THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH CONTESTANT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. Contestants agree not to upload, post or transmit any materials which contain any computer viruses, Easter eggs, worms, Trojan Horses or other harmful component or programming routines that are intended to damage, detrimentally interfere with, surreptitiously intercept or expropriate any system, data or personal information.

LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: Winners assume all liability for losses or injuries caused or claimed to be caused by participating in the Contest, or by the acceptance, possession, use of, or failure to receive any prize. Contest Providers are not responsible: (i) for any lost, late, illegible, incomplete, postage-due, misdirected or mutilated mail; or (ii) for any incorrect or inaccurate information, in the Contest or by any technical or human error that may occur in the processing of submissions in the Contest. Contest Providers assume no responsibility for an error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction of authorized access to, or alteration of, entries. Contest Providers are not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of e-mail or players on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Web site or combination thereof, including injury or damage to participants or to any other person's computer related to or resulting from participating or downloading materials in the Contest. If the Contest is not capable of running as planned for any reason, including legal restrictions, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of Contest Providers that corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Contest, Contest Providers reserve the right to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Contest.

RULES / WINNERS LIST: Official Rules and the name of the winner may be obtained by sending a self-addressed, stamped #10 envelope to: Privateer Press, Inc. 13434 NE 16th St. Suite 120, Bellevue WA. 98005. Indicate “WARMACHINE Muster the Troops Contest" on the outside of the envelope as applicable. Limit one (1) request per envelope. The request must include the name of the Contest. Winners List will be available 5 days after the winners are confirmed. Questions regarding this Contest may be addressed to: Privateer Press, Inc. 13434 NE 16th St. Suite 120, Bellevue WA. 98005.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY: The Contest and all of the related pages, contents and code are copyright Privateer Press, Inc., and/or their sponsors. The names, logos, and icons identifying the products and services of Contest Providers are proprietary marks of Privateer Press, Inc. Copying or unauthorized use of any copyrighted material or trademarks without the express written consent of its owner is strictly prohibited.

GENERAL CONDITIONS: This Contest(s) is subject to all federal, state, and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited by law.