COMPETITION TERMS AND CONDITIONS
By entering the Ultimo Hombre Tournaments: Fortnite Battle Royale competition, you agree to be bound by these conditions. Please read the below carefully before submitting your application.
1) Who we are
We are Ultimo Hombre Limited. Our registered office is at 10 Queen Street Place, London, United Kingdom, EC4R 1AG. Our Company registration number is 10541978.
This competition is produced in conjunction with Fourth Floor Creative Ltd. Their registered office is 4th Floor King William House, 13 Queen Square, Bristol, United Kingdom, BS1 4NT. Company registration number 11060430.
Ultimo Hombre and Fourth Floor creative are together referred to as “The Organisers”, “We” and “Our” throughout these terms.
Unless otherwise stated in the description of the competition, entry is open to EU residents except our employees or those of our group companies, members of their immediate families or households and anyone else associated with the administration of the competition.
Entrants under the age of 16 must get written permission to enter from a responsible parent or guardian.
In entering the competition, you confirm that you are eligible to do so and eligible to claim the prize. We may require you to provide proof that you are eligible to enter the competition.
Only one entry per person and one entry per household is permitted. Entries must be submitted by the named entrant and will be invalid if found to come from a third party. Multiple entries from a single source (e.g. ‘competition entry’ websites or companies) will be disqualified.
3) How to enter
Entries must be submitted via the provided Competition Entry form. Completed forms should be returned via email to [tournament email address].
No purchase is necessary to enter the competition and there is no charge for entry. Entrants will need an up to date copy of the Fortnite Battle Royale game and internet access. We assume no responsibility to cover any costs associated with these requirements.
Proof of entering is not proof of receipt of entry.
Entry can only be made online.
Entries must be made during the registration period. The registration period ends as specified on the competition page. No entry received after that time will be considered.
Applications will be treated on a ‘first come, first served’ basis. We will contact you to confirm your entry into the competition has been successful. Confirmation of receipt of an entry form does not indicate successful entry into the competition. We reserve the right to deny an application for whatever reason.
There are limited spaces available in the competition. If any round of the competition is not full, we may offer free spaces to existing applicants on a ‘first come, first served’ basis. It remains at our discretion whether to fill any free spaces in a round.
4) Tournament format
The competition will comprise of online tournaments within the game Fortnite Battle Royale published by Epic Games, Inc. There will be five rounds total during the event, each round being one full game of Solo Battle Royale.
All tournament rounds will take place during a single competition event, which will occur at the date and time specified on the competition page. The winner of each round will be awarded one of five prize bundles of equal value.
Each round is run as an individual tournament, and there is no overarching scoring or league system. Entries are not seeded, and there will be no sorting of participants according to skill level or ability.
Each round of the competition has a limit of 95 available places for participants. Entries will be allocated a place in a round in sequential order, filling all spaces in round 1 before allocating those in round 2, and so on. Entrants cannot request to be included in a specific round.
For entries whose application to the competition is successful, the entrant will be sent information by email about the order and approximate timing of their allocated round ahead of the event. We recommended that successful entrants follow the stream on Twitch or join Ultimo Hombre’s Discord channel for updates and announcements relating to round starting times. We will not make allowances for participants who miss the starting time of their round. Round starting times may be later than scheduled, but will not be earlier.
Full instructions for how to join the game will be given to every successful entrant before the event. Any entrant who is unable to join their round as a result of failure to follow these instructions will have no claim to a successive entry or recompense of any kind.
The number of prizes is limited to five (5) prize bundles, as specified on the competition page. Each round of the competition is a contest for one prize bundle.
Any one entrant may win no more than one prize bundle. Winners from one round of the competition will not be included in successive rounds. If an entrant participates in and wins more than one round, the prize for each successive round will be awarded to second place or the next unique winner.
No cash alternative will be offered in place of prizes.
We reserve the right to amend the specification of the prize or offer an alternative prize of equal or greater value. No cash alternative will be offered. Prizes will only be sent to EU addresses. We cannot guarantee delivery outside of the EU.
The prize must be accepted as awarded.
6) Winner announcement
The prize winner/s will be notified by email within 5 days of the competition closure date. Our decision is final and we will not enter into correspondence regarding winner selection or competition rules.
Prizes will be sent to the address given on the entry form within 28 days of notifying the winner.
We will make all reasonable efforts to ensure prize deliveries are successful. We will not be responsible to replace, resend or refund prizes where incorrect or inaccurate information is provided on participants’ entry forms.
We do not accept any responsibility if the winner is unable to take up the prize for any reason.
The competition will be broadcast ‘live’ on Twitch as it happens. By entering the competition, entrants agree to allow their gameplay to be recorded and broadcast across any of our online platforms, granting to us a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free licence to use, electronically reproduce, distribute, publish, alter and adapt any material captured. Entrants agree to allow their gamertags/display names to be featured in any captured content, social posts and other promotions in association with this competition.
We reserve the right to terminate the broadcast at any time, for any reason. Termination of the broadcast does not imply termination of the competition.
To preserve fairness in the competition, the broadcast will be delayed by five minutes to mitigate participants using it as an advantage over their opponents.
We assume no responsibility for lost, stolen, delayed, damaged or misdirected entries or for any failure of the website during the promotional period, for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any email or entry to be received by us on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or any website, or any combination thereof including any injury or damage to an entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from playing or downloading any material in the promotion.
We reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to cancel or suspend this contest should a virus or bug or other cause beyond our reasonable control corrupt the security or proper administration of the contest.
Entries are subject to verification and will be declared invalid if they are illegible, mechanically reproduced, mutilated, forged, or falsified.
We reserve the right to terminate or withdraw this competition at any time.
10) Use of Personal Information
By entering this competition, you agree that your information may be held by Ultimo Hombre and Fourth Floor Creative, and may be shared with Epic Games, Inc. and any third parties to enable them to fulfill any necessary requirements relating to the award of a prize.
All personal information will be treated in accordance with the Data Protection Act 2018.
You agree that we may contact you by email, phone or post for purposes relating to the competition and its promotion.