War for the Planet of the Apes Avatar CONTEST

Official Contest Rules


Welcome to the War for the Planet of the Apes Avatar Contest (“Contest”).

By entering this Contest, you acknowledge that you have read, understood and accept the terms and conditions below.

Sponsor: The Sponsor of this Contest is Cineplex Entertainment LP’s (“Cineplex” or “Sponsor”). The Sponsor is solely responsible for conducting and administering this Contest.


  1. How to Enter:

No purchase necessary. Contest begins at 9:00 a.m. E.S.T. on July 7, 2017 and ends at 11:59 p.m .P.S.T. on July 30, 2017 (“Contest Period”). To enter the Contest, eligible entrants must change their TimePlay avatar to one of four War for the Planet of the Apes themed avatars AND purchase a ticket to see War for the Planet of the Apes (the “Movie”) before the end of the Contest Period, at any Cineplex theatre. Entrants must scan or provide the SCENE card number linked to their TimePlay account at the time they purchase a ticket to the Movie. Avatar selected has no impact on an entrant’s ability to win.

Eligible entrants may also enter the Contest by mailing (postage pre-paid) their name, email address, SCENE number linked to their TimePlay account, and a short essay (no more than 50 words) on whether apes or humans will win the battle:

                  War for the Planet of the Apes Avatar Contest; c/o TimePlay Inc, 49 Bathurst St., suite 400, Toronto, Ontario, M5V 2P2. All mail entries must be sent during the Contest Period, and received no later than 11:59AM EST on August 10, 2017. Sponsor is not responsible for entries delayed, or not received.

Only one (1) entry per TimePlay account is allowed during the Contest regardless of method of entry. In the event that the Sponsor discovers an entrant has attempted to enter the contest more than once by creating more than one TimePlay account or by using more than one method of entry that entrant will be disqualified. The odds of winning will depend on the total number of eligible entries received.

  1. Prizes:

There is a total of five (5) Grand Prizes, and five (5) Secondary Prizes available to be won. The Grand Prize consists of one War for the Planet of the Apes branded duffle bag (Approximate Retail Value: $100.00). The Secondary Prize consists of one War for the Planet of the Apes branded hat and canteen prize pack (Approximate Retail Value: $30.00). Prize fulfillment will occur after the completion of the verification process in Rule 3 below. The Grand and Secondary Prizes do not include anything not explicitly set forth in the Grand Prize, or Secondary Prize descriptions above. The Grand and Secondary Prizes must be accepted as awarded without substitution and are not transferable or redeemable for cash or allowed to be sold. The Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to substitute the Grand or Secondary Prizes in whole or in part, for equal or greater value, in the event that the Grand or Secondary Prizes are unavailable.

  1. Prize Drawing:

Sponsor will select in a random drawing on August 11, 2017 at approximately noon E.S.T. in Toronto, the potential Grand and Secondary Prize winners. The Sponsor will attempt to contact the potential Grand and Secondary Prize winners by email at the email address associated with the players TimePlay account. If a selected entrant cannot be reached within five business days after the date of the draw or after 3 attempts to contact, whichever comes first, Sponsor shall have the right to choose another entrant from the remaining eligible entries. This process shall continue until the Grand and Secondary Prizes have been awarded. The Grand and Secondary Prize winners will be required to correctly answer, without assistance, a mathematical skill testing question and may be required to sign a declaration confirming understanding of, compliance with, and acceptance of the Contest rules and acceptance of the Grand and Secondary Prizes as awarded and a standard release of all liability satisfactory to the Sponsor before being declared a Grand or Secondary Prize winner.

  1. Eligibility:

Contest is open to registered TimePlay users who over the age of 13 and legal residents of Canada (excluding Quebec, Yukon, North West Territories and Nunavut). Contest is not open to employees and those domiciled with employees of the Sponsor, TimePlay Inc., SCENE LP or any of their respective parent, subsidiary or affiliated companies, licensees, advertising and promotional agencies (“Related Parties”). Sponsor reserves the right to verify the age of potential Grand and Secondary Prize winners and that such persons are not employees (or domiciled with employees) of any Related Parties or TimePlay. Void where prohibited.

  1. General Rules:

Sponsor, SCENE LP, TimePlay Inc. or any of their respective parent, subsidiary or affiliated companies and their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives and agencies, (collectively, the “Released Parties”) shall not be liable for lost, late, incomplete, misdirected, not received, stolen, mutilated, or illegible entries. By entering this Contest, entrants accept and agree to be bound by these rules and the decisions of the Sponsor and independent judging organization, if any, which are final, binding and conclusive on all matters relating to this Contest. All entries become the property of the Sponsor, none will be returned and no correspondence will be entered into except with selected entrants who will be notified by e-mail. The Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any entrants who fail to follow these official rules and regulations or who make any misrepresentation relating to the Contest, drawing and redemption of any prize. This Contest is subject to all applicable federal, provincial and municipal legislation. Entry constitutes permission to use the winner’s name, photograph, hometown, opinions and/or voice recording for publicity purposes without additional compensation, consideration or permission, except where prohibited by law. Decisions of the Sponsor are final with respect to all aspects of this Contest.


The Released Parties shall not be responsible for any failure of the website or any wireless network failure during the Contest or for any problems or technical malfunction of a telephone network or lines, computer on-line systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any e-mail, on-line, or Internet entry to be received by the Sponsor. In addition, the Released Parties shall not be responsible due to technical problems, traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website or wireless network, or any combination thereof including any injury or damage to an entrant's or any other person's computer, mobile phone or property related to or resulting from playing or downloading any material in the promotion. The Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion to cancel or suspend this Contest should a virus, bug or any other cause beyond the reasonable control of Sponsor corrupt the security, impairs the integrity or proper administration of the Contest. Any attempt to deliberately damage any website or to undermine the legitimate operation of this promotion is a violation of criminal and civil laws, and should such an attempt be made, the Sponsor reserves the right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent permitted by law, including criminal prosecution. Entries are subject to verification and will be declared invalid if they are illegible, incomplete, mechanically reproduced, mutilated, forged, falsified, altered or tampered with in any way. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.

In the event of a dispute, entries will be deemed to have been submitted by the individual associated with the registered TimePlay account used at the time of entry.

All taxes (where applicable) on Grand and Secondary Prizes are the sole responsibility of the winners.

  1. Privacy:

Cineplex is committed to respecting your desire for privacy. Any personal information that we gather will be handled in strict accordance with all applicable privacy legislation and Cineplex’s privacy policy as referenced on its website at http://www.cineplex.com/Global/PrivacyPolicy. Cineplex will not sell the personal information collected for this Contest to any third parties. Any personal information collected for this Contest shall be used by Cineplex for the sole purpose of administering the Contest.

  1. No Liability:

The Released Parties shall not be responsible in any way for the use of, or bear any liability whatsoever in any way attributable to, the Grand or Secondary Prizes awarded in this Contest or the events forming part of this Contest.

By participating or accepting a Grand or Secondary Prize all entrants release and hold harmless the Released Parties from any and all liability or any injuries, loss or damage of any kind arising from or relating to participation in this Contest or acceptance, use, misuse or nonuse of a Grand or Secondary Prize, or parts thereof, and from liability to any other persons relating to or resulting from entering this Contest.

The Sponsor reserves the right to terminate or amend this Contest at any time and in any way, without prior notice. Without limiting the foregoing, if, for any reason, the Contest is not capable of running as originally planned, such as tampering, the Sponsor reserves the right to cancel the Contest and conduct the random draw from all previously received eligible entries.

War for the Planet of the Apes assets are used with permission for the purposes of promotion and/or prize description only and is not intended to suggest or imply 20th Century Fox’s participation, sponsorship or endorsement of the contest.