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NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING. THE #HTNERDETTE SWEEPSTAKES (“SWEEPSTAKES”) IS OPEN AND OFFERED TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE U.S. AND CANADA (EXCLUDING QUEBEC) WHO ARE AT LEAST 13 YEARS OF AGE AT THE TIME OF ENTRY.

1. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED. By entering the Sweepstakes, you (or your parent/legal guardian if you are a minor in your jurisdiction of primary residence, on their and your behalf) agree to be bound by these terms and conditions. Sweepstakes begins on October 23, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. Pacific Standard Time and ends on October 30, 2019 at 12:00 p.m. Pacific Standard Time.

2. ELIGIBILITY: Sweepstakes only open to legal residents of the U.S. or Canada (excluding Quebec) who are 13 years of age or older at the time of entry. Employees, directors, officers, agents, licensors, independent contractors and/or affiliates of Hot Topic, Inc. (“Sponsor”), Torrid, LLC and each of their respective immediate families (spouses and parents, siblings and children and their spouses, or any other household member) are not eligible to win a prize. Entries not meeting all of the requirements stated herein will be disqualified and ineligible. All federal, state and local rules and regulations apply.

3. ENTRIES. Internet entry only. Watch Hot Topic’s HT Nerdette Periscope at 5:00pm PT on October 23, 2019 for the code word. After you get the code word, visit hottopic.me/htnerdette and enter your first name, last name, email address and the code word. You must enter the code word before the end of the sweepstakes. There will be one (1) Winner(s). The Prize will consist of one (1) Prototype My Hero Academia The Loyal Subjects Figure (ARV $14.90). Winner will be selected in a random drawing from all eligible entries. Sweepstakes begins on October 23, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. (PT) and ends on October 30, 2019 at 12:00 p.m. (PT). Only one entry per person during the Sweepstakes period. Proof of sending will not be deemed to be proof of receipt by Sponsor. Any use of robotic, automatic, programmed or like means to enter the Sweepstakes will void all entries affected by such methods. Sponsor is not responsible for unauthorized human intervention, phone, technical, network, electronic, computer, hardware or software failures, malfunctions or disconnects of any kind, or misdirected, illegible, incomplete, stolen, garbled, fragmented or delayed internet/e-mail computer transmissions or network/ISP/website internet accessibility; or for inaccurate, incorrect or incomplete capture of entry information.

4. DRAWING/ODDS: At the end of the Sweepstakes period, Sponsor will randomly draw one (1) Winner(s) ("Winner") from among all eligible entries. Drawing will be on or around October 30, 2019. A total of one (1) Winner(s) will be selected. Odds of winning depend on the total number of eligible entries received. Grand Prize Winner will be notified by email within 48 hours of drawing. The decision(s) of the Sponsor in all matters regarding the Sweepstakes are final and binding.

5. PRIZES. A total of one (1) Prize will be awarded for this Sweepstakes. The total approximate retail value of the Prize is Fourteen dollars and ninety cents ($14.90). Odds of being selected as a Winner will be determined by the number of eligible entries received. If a selected winner is from Canada, then he/she, in addition to all of the other requirements set forth in these rules Official Rules, must also first correctly answer, without assistance of any kind, a time-limited mathematical skill-testing question to be administered at a pre-arranged time by telephone. No cash or other substitution may be made. No substitutes.

5. Release: By participating, entrants agree to these Official Rules. Entrants are solely responsible for their own actions and agree to hold harmless. Sponsor, The Loyal Subjects and its affiliate companies, Twitter and Periscope and their respective parent, subsidiaries, divisions and related companies, together with and the respective officers, directors, employees, agents, successors, assigns and licensees of each of them (collectively the "Released Parties") from any and all liability or any injuries, loss or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with participation in this Sweepstakes or acceptance, use, misuse or nonuse of any prize or parts thereof (including activity or travel related thereto), including, without limitation, liability for death, personal injury, damage or loss of any kind, and from liability to any other persons relating to or resulting from entering or downloading materials or software in connection with this Sweepstakes. The Releases do not make any warranty, representation or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the use of any prize, including, without limitation, quality, merchantability, and fitness for a particular purpose. Further, no responsibilities are accepted for any additional expenses, omissions, delays, re-routing, or acts of any government or authority.

6. Publicity: Acceptance of a prize constitutes consent to Sponsor's use of winner's name, likeness, photograph, voice, opinions and/or hometown and state for promotional purposes in any media, worldwide, (including but not limited to internet and television broadcast) without further consent or compensation except where prohibited.

7. Notification/General Conditions: Winners will be notified by email. If a potential winner does not respond within three (3) business days he or she forfeits all winnings and an alternate winner may be selected. Up to 3 alternate winners will be selected, after that prize will be considered unredeemed. All entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be returned. Winners are responsible for all federal, state, and local taxes not included above. Sponsor and each of its affiliates, subsidiaries, parent corporations, and their respective officers, directors, shareholders, employees and agents, are not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate entry information, theft, tampering, destruction, or unauthorized access to, or alteration of entries; any error, omission, interruption, defect or delay in operation or transmission of any Sweepstakes-related website; failure of any entry to be received by Sponsor due to technical problems or human error; printing or other errors. Sponsor reserves the right to modify this Sweepstakes in any way it deems appropriate or necessary, or to suspend or terminate the Sweepstakes in the event that it becomes necessary due to circumstances beyond Sponsor's control. In the event the Sweepstakes is terminated early, a potential Winner will be selected from all eligible entries received at the time of termination.

8. Disputes: The Sweepstakes is governed by the laws of the United States and, by entering, Winner and entrants hereby submit to the jurisdiction and venue of the federal, state and local courts located in California. ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE RELATED TO SPONSOR OR THE SWEEPSTAKES OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS, AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM SUCH ENTRANT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW

9. WINNER’S LIST/OFFICIAL RULES: The name of the Winner will be available at: www.twitter.com/hottopic on or about October 30, 2019, or for a copy of these Official Rules, send a self-addressed (VT residents may omit postage), stamped envelope to: Hot Topic HT Nerdette Sweepstakes, WINNER or OFFICIAL RULES (please specify), c/o Hot Topic Marketing Dept., 18305 San Jose Ave, Industry, California 91748.

10. DATA COLLECTION. Sponsor collects personal information from you when you enter the Sweepstakes. To view Sponsor’s privacy policy, visit: http://community.hottopic.com/content/privacy-security

Sponsor: Hot Topic, Inc., 18305 San Jose Ave, Industry, California 91748.

This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Twitter or Periscope