Asia Anime Quest

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Asia Anime Quest 

Terms and Conditions

SOZO Pte Ltd (“Sozo”) maintains this website https://animefestival.asia/asia-anime-quest/ (“Site”) and is responsible for this Asia Anime Quest” (“Contest”).
Sozo reserves the right to cancel or amend the Contest and the terms and conditions of this Contest (“Terms and Conditions”) at any time without prior notice. Any changes will be posted on the Site.

Qualifying Entrants

  1. The Contest is open only to residents of Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam  (“Participating Countries”) who are 18 years or older as at the date of participation. You warrant to indemnify Sozo against any and all claims in relation to your participation in this Contest and breach of its Terms and Conditions contained herein. Sozo’s rights are hereby expressly reserved.
  2. Employees of Sozo and its affiliates in Participating Countries, advertising and promotion agencies of Sozo together with their employees, and immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of each of the aforesaid persons are not eligible to participate in this Contest.
  3. Sozo reserves the right to disqualify and/or exclude any entries from the Contest, for any reason and for no reason, including without limitation, violation of any portion of these Terms and Conditions.

Contest Rules

  1. Complete the survey and in less than 1,000 characters, tell us “Which is your favourite Anime, and why?  
  2. Submit entry through the survey link starting :
    1. 19 May 2022 to 2 June 2022 (“Contest Period”).
  3. Each participant may submit their entries via the following survey links. Each participant may submit only one entry each.
    1. Singapore: Link
    2. Malaysia: Link
    3. Indonesia: Link
    4. Thailand: Link
    5. The Philippines: Link
    6. Vietnam: Link
  4. The top entry in each country (totalling six entries) will be selected by SOZO by a panel of judges based on the relevance, comprehensiveness, originality and insights.
  5. You shall hold Sozo and all of its officers, directors and employees free and harmless from any liability arising from claims or suits of third parties, including costs and expenses incidental thereto, in connection with the use of survey answers

    Competition Entries

    1. By submitting the Contest entries, each participant thereby (a) specifically authorizes Sozo to use and/or license third parties to use, without compensation, gain or rewards, a non-exclusive and irrevocable license to use, republish, edit and/or modify the contest entry in any media for marketing and promotional purposes which include but not limited to publication at Sozo’s related platforms and media; (b) represents and warrants that all elements contained in the Contest entry (i) is original to the participant or fully cleared for use as contemplated herein, (ii) does and will not, in any way, violate or breach any of the terms of any other agreement the participant may be a party to, (iii) does not contain libelous, tortuous, or the publication or sale of which will violate any federal or statere statute or regulation, (iv) is not obscene or in any other manner unlawful, and (v) shall not require Sozo to pay or incur any sums to any person or entity as a result of Sozo’s use or exploitation of the same. You shall also indemnify and hold harmless Sozo and its affiliates from and against any claim, action, damage, loss and costs and expenses (including legal fees and professional fees) arising from or in connection with any breach of the foregoing.
    2. Winners shall agree to be contacted by Sozo or its authorized representatives to participate in public relations events tied to the Contest to generate press coverage of the Contest. This may include, but not be limited to, quotes given for inclusion in press releases and press conferences, interviews, etc.
    3. Sozo reserves the right to disqualify all entries that do not meet the rules and regulations of the Contest. These include entries submitted with invalid or incorrect information.
    4. Unfair or unethical methods of participation may result in disqualification.
    5. Sozo’s decision for all Winners is final.

    Prizes

    1. Prizes are non-transferable and non-exchangeable for cash and may be subject to availability. Sozo reserves the right to replace any prizes with items of similar value without prior notice.
    2. Acceptance of any prize shall constitute consent on the Winner’s part to allow the use of the Winner’s name, image, voice and/or likeness by Sozo for editorial, advertising, promotional, marketing and/or other purposes without further compensation except where prohibited by law. Acceptance of any prize shall constitute a release and discharge of Sozo by each Winner from any and all liability, claims, demands, causes of action, and/or damages which the Winner may have, whether known or unknown at the present time, of any nature whatsoever, arising out of or relating to: (i) the Contest, (ii) personal injury and/or property damage, theft or loss suffered by the Winner as a result of the use and/or enjoyment of the prize, and/or (iii) any tax liabilities in relation to the Contest, prize and/or use or enjoyment of the same.
    3. Results of all Winners will be announced by the  31st July 2022 via https://animefestival.asia/asia-anime-quest/  as well as on the official AFA Anime Festival Asia Facebook Page.
    4. The candidate of the Prize Winners will be contacted directly by email.
    5. Subject to the terms and conditions herein, each Winner of the Contest shall receive the corresponding below listed prize(s):
      • Prizes:
        • 1 x Sony WH-1000XM4 Wireless Headphones (worth SGD499 USD400) per country
          • Singapore
          • Malaysia
          • Indonesia
          • Thailand
          • The Philippines
          • Vietnam
      • All applicable taxes and shipping fee to be borne by selected winners.
    6. In the event that any Winner is disqualified from the Contest, Sozo, at its sole discretion, may decide whether a replacement Winner should be selected. In this event, any further Winner will be selected on the same criteria as set out in the Terms and Conditions. Sozo can repeat this process any number of times until it has selected a satisfactory Winner in accordance with these Terms and Conditions.
    7. Where applicable, prizes not collected within 4 weeks from the date of notification for collection shall be disposed of at Sozo’s sole discretion. Sozo’s decision regarding the award of all prizes, and/or in every situation including any not covered in these Terms and Conditions, shall be final and binding on all participants in the Contest, and no queries, themes or appeals may be made or entertained regarding Sozo’s decision on the same. The receipt by any Winner of any prize under this Contest is conditional upon compliance with any and all applicable laws, rules and regulations.

      Liabilities

      1. Sozo cannot accept any responsibility for any damage, loss, injury or disappointment suffered by any entrant entering the Contest or as a result of entering the Contest or accepting any prize. Sozo is not responsible for any safe custody, return, non-delivery or missing of entries, late, misdirected, problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer on-line systems, servers, or providers, computer equipment, software failure of any email or entry to be received on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet, telephone lines or at any app, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computer or mobile telephone related to or resulting from participation or downloading any materials in the Contest.
      2. By entering the Contest or accepting the prizes, you agree that no claim relating to such losses or injuries (including special, indirect and consequential losses) shall be asserted against Sozo, its parent companies, affiliates, directors, officers, employees or agents from any and all losses, damages, rights, claims and actions of any kind resulting from the Contest and acceptance of any prize, including without limitation, personal injuries, death and property damage.
      3. By submitting the Contest entries, you agree and warrant that you shall not submit any content (a) that is hateful, threatening, or pornographic; incites violence; or contains nudity or graphic or gratuitous violence; (b) that violates any law, statute ordinance or regulation (including, but not limited to, those governing export control, consumer protection, unfair competition, anti-discrimination or false advertising); that is, or may reasonably be considered to be, defamatory, libelous, hateful, racially or religiously biased or offensive, unlawfully threatening or unlawfully harassing to any individual, partnership or corporation; (c) on behalf of any merchant or manufacturer, or for which you were compensated or granted any consideration by any third party; (d) that includes any information that references other apps, addresses, email addresses, contact information or phone numbers; (e) or that contains any computer viruses, worms or other potentially damaging computer programs or files.

      Use of Personal Information

      1. Information – All information, including personal information (“Information”) submitted or known to Sozo and/or its affiliates in connection with this Contest will only be used for the purposes set out in and treated in accordance with these Terms and Conditions and those stipulated in the Privacy Policy of Sozo at https://sozo.sg/home/privacy-policy/ (“Privacy Policy”).
      2. Use of Information – In addition to those stipulated in the Privacy Policy, by entering the Contest, you agree:
        1. to the use of the Information, without compensation, for Sozo’s promotional and marketing purposes; and
        2. to the use of the Information, without compensation, for the purpose of administration in relation to the Contest.
      3. Each individual participating to this Contest acknowledges that in respect of any Information from her/him pursuant to this Site:
        1. She/he is authorized to disclose such Information; and
        2. Such disclosure complies with any privacy legislation from any country, within the geographical scope of the Contest, and we have the right to use such Information as contemplated by this Site (including, without limitation, the disclosure of such Information to Sozo’s external agencies or third parties).
      4. Provision of Information to Third Parties – We will not sell or otherwise transfer the Information to unaffiliated third parties without your approval. If applicable, you will have the opportunity to indicate whether you would like to “opt in” and/or “opt out” to receiving promotional and/or marketing information about other products, services and offerings from us and/or any third parties.
      5. Analysis of User Behaviour – We reserve the right to perform statistical analyses of user behaviour and characteristics in order to measure interest in and use of the various areas of the Site and to inform advertisers of such information as well as the number of users that have been exposed to or clicked on their advertising banners. We will provide only aggregated data from these analyses to third parties. We are not responsible for any actions or policies of any third parties who request personal information and you should check the applicable privacy policy of that party.
      6. Cookies – You should be aware that information and data may be automatically collected through the use of “cookies”. “Cookies” are small text files a site can use to recognise repeat users and allow us to observe behaviour and compile aggregate data in order to improve the Site and to target its advertising. Cookies do not attach to your system and do not damage your files. If you do not want information collected through the use of cookies, there is a simple procedure in most browsers that allows you to deny or accept the cookie feature.
      7. Updating or Removing Information – You may notify us of any updates, amendments and corrections to previously collected Information by using the Feedback Form on the Site. Further, upon your request, we will use commercially reasonable efforts to delete your Information from our database. However, it may be impossible to delete your entry without some residual information because of backups and records of deletions.

      Disclaimer

      1. Please be advised that all materials posted on the Site are subject to public downloading by third party viewers. Sozo has taken precautionary steps to deter users from downloading. However, should downloading persist, Sozo shall not be held accountable or liable for any damages caused.

      Miscellaneous

      1. Sozo reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate or suspend this Contest without any liability to you should there be unforeseeable events which in Sozo’s absolute opinion may jeopardize the process of the Contest.
      2. Sozo reserves the right to amend/change the Terms and Conditions and the prizes without any liability to the participants.
      3. In the event of disputes regarding the Contest or the Terms and Conditions of the Contest, Sozo shall have the right to make the final decision.
      4. The Terms and Conditions of this Contest shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Republic of Singapore.