Official Rules – Jetpack Joyride Back to the Future™ Contest

Jetpack Joyride Back to the Future™ Contest


  1. The Jetpack Joyride Back to the Future™ Contest (the “Event”) is sponsored by Halfbrick Studios Pty Ltd (“Sponsor”).  Participation is subject to all federal, state and local laws and regulations.  Void where prohibited or restricted by law.  You are responsible for checking applicable laws in your area before participating in the Event to make sure that your participation is legal.  You are responsible for all taxes and reporting related to any prize that you receive as part of the Event.
  2. Local Laws: Participation is subject to all applicable laws and regulations. Void where prohibited or restricted by law, including, without limitation, in China. You are responsible for checking applicable laws in your area before participating in the Event to make sure that your participation is legal. You are responsible for all taxes and reporting related to any prize that you receive as part of the Event.
  3. Eligibility: The Event is open to persons aged 18 years or older as of October 21, 2015. The following are not eligible: employees of Halfbrick Studios Pty Ltd, Halfbrick US LLC, Six Foot Kid Pty Ltd (collectively “Halfbrick Parties”), and Universal Pictures, a division of Universal City Studios LLC (“Universal Pictures Parties”), and each of their parent, subsidiary and affiliate companies, as well as the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings and children) and household members of each such employee.
  4. Dates: The Event begins at 9:00:01 a.m. U.S. Pacific Time on Friday, October 23, 2015 and ends at 9:00:01 a.m. U.S. Pacific Time on Monday, October 26, 2015 (the “Event Period”).
  5. To Enter:
    1. Wait for the competition question to be posted on the Jetpack Joyride Facebook page located at
    2. When the competition question is published, respond by posting your answer as a comment or reply on the Jetpack Joyride Facebook page. Answers must be 25 words or less, and must be posted during the Event Period.
    3. Competition question: “Where would you go if you had your very own DeLorean Time Machine?”
Multiple entries are permitted. Facebook is not affiliated with the Event.
  1. Prize: Three (3) Prize Packs will be awarded. Each Prize Pack consists of (a) Back to the Future™ 30th Anniversary Trilogy DVD; (b) Back to the Future™ T-Shirt; (c) Funko POP! Rides Back to the Future™ Vinyl DeLorean Time Machine with Marty McFly figure; (d) Funko POP! Movies Back to the Future™ Vinyl Figure. Approximate retail value of each Prize Pack is US$ 100. Sponsor is not liable should the Prize become unavailable for any reason. Taxes on the Prize are the sole responsibility of the winner. If winner cannot or will not accept the Prize as stated, in Sponsor’s discretion, the winner may forfeit the Prize and the Prize may be awarded to an alternate winner.
  2. Winner Selection and Criteria: Three judges selected by Sponsor will review all entries and select winners. The decision of the judges is final. Judges will select a winner based on (a) emotional impact; (b) adherence to the stated theme of the contest; and (c) demonstrated communication skills. Each winner will be selected from among all entries received during the Event Period.
  3. Winner Notification: Winners will be notified via a message sent to the Facebook account used to submit an entry to the Event and will be announced on the Jetpack Joyride game Facebook page.
  4. Odds: The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible participants who enter the Event.
  5. Prize Limitations: Return of prize notification as undeliverable may result in disqualification and an alternate winner may be selected. Winners may waive their right to receive a prize. Prizes are non-assignable and non-transferable. No substitutions allowed, except that prize is subject to availability and Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value. Winners are solely responsible for reporting and payment of any taxes on prizes. Winners, or parent or legal guardian of any winner who is a minor, may be required to complete an affidavit of eligibility, and a liability and publicity release (except where prohibited by law) which must be returned within 5 days of receipt. Failure to sign and return the affidavit or release as provided herein, or to comply with any term or condition of these Official Rules, may, at the sole discretion of Sponsor, result in a winner’s disqualification, the forfeiture of his or her interest in the Prize, and the award of the Prize to an alternate winner.
  6. Use of Name: By entering the Event, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules. The Sponsor’s time clock is the official clock for this Event. By accepting a prize, winner agrees to the use by the Sponsor and Halfbrick Parties, and their designees of his or her name, city and state of residence and photograph/likeness for advertising and promotional purposes for this and similar promotions, in any and all forms of media, now known or hereafter devised (including and without limitation, the Internet) without additional compensation, notification or permission except where prohibited by law. Upon Sponsor’s reasonable request, winner must consent to such in writing, unless prohibited by law.
  7. Grant of Rights: You grant the Halfbrick Parties and their respective parent, subsidiary, and affiliate companies, and their licensees, successors and assigns (the “Program Entities”) the non-exclusive, royalty-free, and irrevocable rights to use, reproduce, copy, publish, display, distribute, perform, translate, adapt, modify, and otherwise exploit any materials you submit and to incorporate any materials you submit in other works in any and all markets and media, now known or hereafter devised, throughout the world in perpetuity, without additional notification, permission, approval, or compensation.  You warrant that you have the sole and exclusive right to grant such rights to the Program Entities and the Program Entities’ reproduction, publishing, displaying, and/or other use of any materials you submit will not infringe on any rights of third parties, including, without limitation, copyright, trademark, patent, privacy, or publicity, or create claims for defamation, false light, idea misappropriation, intentional or negligent infliction of emotional distress, or breach of contract.
  8. Limitation of Liability: By participating in the Event, entrants agree to release, indemnify and hold harmless Sponsor, Halfbrick Parties, and Universal Pictures Parties and each of their respective parent, affiliate and subsidiary companies, and their advertising or promotional agencies, and its and their directors, officers, employees, representatives, partners and agents (the ‘Released Parties’) from and against all injuries, losses, damages, claims, actions and any liability of any kind resulting, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from or arising in connection with the participation in the Event or acceptance, possession, use or misuse, or non-use of the Prize that may be awarded or performed in connection with the Prize. Released Parties are not responsible for technical, computer, mechanical, printing, typographical, human or other errors relating to or in connection with the Event, the processing of entries or in any Event-related material, the announcement of the Prize; or for stolen, lost, late, misdirected, incomplete, inaccurate, undelivered, or delayed entries; or for electronic, computer, or telephonic malfunction or error, entries which fail to enter into the processing system, or are processed, reported or transmitted late or incorrectly, or are lost for any reason including computer or telephone transfer or human or other error. As a condition of entering the Event, entrant agrees that a) under no circumstances will he or she be permitted to obtain awards for, and waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental, consequential, indirect, or any other damages; b) all causes of action arising out of or connected with this Event or the prize awarded in connection hereto, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; c) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, but in no event attorney fees. Sponsor reserves the right to modify prize award procedures.
  9. Termination of Event: If in the Sponsor’s opinion, there is any suspected or actual evidence of electronic or non-electronic tampering with any portion of the Event, or if computer viruses, bugs, unauthorized intervention, fraud, or technical difficulties or failures compromise, corrupt, or affect the administration, integrity, security, fairness, or proper conduct of the Event, the Sponsor in its sole discretion reserves the right to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process and/or void any entries submitted fraudulently, to modify or suspend the Event, or to terminate the Event and conduct a random drawing and award the Prize using all eligible non-suspect entries received as of the termination date.
  10. Winner List: The Universal Picture Parties are not sponsors of the Event and are not responsible for the administration of the Event, the collection of entries, selection of winners, or the fulfilment of prizing. Any questions you have regarding the Event should be directed to Sponsor and not to the Universal Pictures Parties. To receive the names of the Event winners, send a written request to Sponsor within 90 days after the end of the Event Period at Halfbrick Studios, care of Halfbrick Marketing, 190 Kelvin Grove Road, Kelvin Grove, 4059, Queensland, Australia.