Whack the Mac Promotion

McDonald’s ‘Whack the Mac’ Game
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
FAQ’S

  1. How do I play Whack the Mac?

 
The game is very simple. Before you start playing, we will tell you how many Macs you have to Whack and all you have to do is beat the timer and catch as many as you can. If you catch enough then you win a tasty treat. If you don’t, then you can always come back and play tomorrow.
 

  1. Where can I find all my daily Offers or Rewards?

If you want to redeem your offer before you play the game, you must go back to your offers wallet.

  1. How often can I play?

You can play every day, once a day.

  1. Why can I only play once a day?

We want everyone to have a fair chance to play the game and win delicious treats.

  1. Where can I access the game?

You can only access the game from the McDonald’s App.  Click on the Whack the Mac burger and follow the prompts.

  1. How long are the offers valid for?

Your daily offers are valid for 5 days and the challenge rewards are valid for 2 days.

  1. Where can I download the App?

On you device app store. Android or IOS
 

  1. Can I change my offer or rewards?

No.

  1. Can I redeem at any store?

You can redeem your reward or offer at all participating restaurants.
 
 
TERMS AND CONDITIONS ("RULES")

1.      PARTICIPATING COUNTRIES

The McDonald’s ‘Whack the Mac’ game promotion, 2018 (the “Promotion”) will be conducted on the McDonald’s App, managed by MSA Devco (Pty) Ltd (the “Promoter” or “McDonald’s”).
 
1.      PARTICIPANTS
You must be a South African resident and be a registered user of the McDonald’ App to participate in the Promotion. The following are not eligible to participate: (i) a director, member, partner, employee or agent of, or consultant to MSA Devco (Pty) Ltd or affiliated companies or any other person who directly or indirectly controls or is controlled by the Promoter, or (ii) a supplier of good or services in connection with the Promotion. The exclusion includes spouses, life partner, parent, child, brother, sister, business partner or associate of any of the persons previously specified (“Participant”)
  
2.      PARTICIPATION LIMITATIONS
To participate in the Promotion, you must be an adult of majority age, and be legally able to give consent on or before the date you attempt to redeem a reward or daily offer. If you are under the age of majority, or are otherwise required to obtain permission of your legal guardian your parent or legal guardian must give their consent for you to participate.  
 
3.      PROMOTIONAL PERIOD
The game can be played starting on 3 September 2018 and ending on 30 September (the “Promotion Period”). These dates are subject to change and may be reduced or extended by the Promoter and the deadline for reward or daily offer claims may consequentially be changed.  Check for details of any changes on the website at www.mcdonalds.co.za (“the Website”).
 
4.      HOW TO ENTER
For a New User:
During the promotional period, a new user can enter the promotion only if they have downloaded the McDonald’s App and created an account and logged into the game from the news feed. Once logged in, and the Terms & Conditions have been accepted, a participant will automatically be eligible to play the ‘Whack the Mac’ game and claim rewards or rewards accumulated. All ‘Whack the Mac’ game offers accumulated will be stored and redeemed through the offers section of the McDonald’s App.
 
For an Existing User:
During the promotional period, the user simply logs into the game from their news feed. Once logged in, and the Terms & Conditions have been accepted, a participant will automatically be eligible to play the ‘Whack the Mac’ game and claim rewards or rewards accumulated. All ‘Whack the Mac’ game offers accumulated will be stored and redeemed through the offers section of the McDonald’s App.
 
5.      REWARD AND DAILY OFFER
 
All offers related to the ‘log-in daily rewards’ are dynamically selected at the discretion of McDonald’s, including Meals, Snacks, Desserts and Breakfast items. All game level related offers will be selected at the discretion of McDonald’s. Game difficulty and rules (the number of ‘Macs’ the user must hit to win) may change from day to day, at the discretion of McDonald’s. These game rules have been randomized at the discretion of McDonald’s.
 
Available Rewards:
Daily Game Log-in Rewards:

  • Jalapeno Chicken Double Med meal at R29.90
  • 2 x Cheeseburger Med Meal at R39.90
  • 4 FREE cone with the Beef Sharebag at R173.00
  • 4 FREE cone with the Chicken Sharebag at R173.00
  • 4 FREE cone with the Combo Sharebag at R173.00
  • 6x Cheeseburgers, 1 XL Fries, 2 small drinks at R120.00
  • 20pc Chicken Nuggets, Large Fries at R89.90
  • Boerie and Egg with small fries at R20.90
  • McChicken Med Meal at R34.90

Beginner Level Game Rewards:

  • Free Apple Pie with any McFeast beef medium meal
  • Free upsize to Large of QPC medium meal
  • Free Apple Pie with any Grand Chicken  medium meal
  • Free upsize to Large of McFeast Chicken medium meal

Intermediate Level Game Rewards:

  • Free medium fries with any McFeast Beef burger
  • Free 4pc Chicken McNuggets with McFeast Chicken medium meal (without sauce)
  • Free swop to Lime Shake with any McFeast Chicken medium meal 
  • Free 4pc Chicken McNuggets with Big Tasty medium meal (without sauce)

 
Experience Level Game Rewards:

  • 90c Cajun
  • Half Price McFlurry
  • Half price Lime and Choc McFlurry
  • Half price Lime Shake

Master Level Game Rewards:

  • Half price Big Tasty
  • 90c McChicken Classic

 
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Participants must have the bill payer's consent to use Internet or mobile Internet to claim the Reward. Data charges will remain your responsibility and will vary depending on the Internet service provider, usage plan or mobile carrier used (as applicable). You will need to refer to the terms of the contracts with your mobile carrier, usage plan or Internet service provider (as applicable) for costs. All general queries relating to carrier rates or mobile or Internet bills should be directed to your mobile phone carrier or Internet service provider (as applicable).
 Each Reward or daily offer is exclusive to the Participant and is non-negotiable and non-exchangeable.
 
6.      HOW TO CLAIM
 All accumulated rewards and daily offers can only be claimed through the ‘Offers’ section of the McDonald’s App and redeemed in-store at participating restaurants.
The expiry date of all accumulated reward and daily offers is determined at the discretion of McDonald’s and only valid while stocks last. All daily log-in offers will be valid for five days, while rewards in the Beginner, Intermediate, Experience and Master game levels will remain in the Game App wallet for two days, and thereafter will expire.
 
 7.      RESPONSIBILITY
To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law (but not otherwise) the Promoter, its agents, subcontractors, or any third parties shall not be liable for:(i) the accuracy or otherwise of the Reward description or illustration, (ii) the non-availability, loss, interception or interference with, late receipt or damage of or to any reward claim, reward or notification or other communication, (iii) (other than those warranties or conditions implied by statute and which cannot be excluded by the Promoter) any representation,  condition or guarantee in respect of a reward, or (iv) any taxes, fees, charges or other costs which Participants may be required to pay at any time in connection with a reward, (save to the extent that the Promoter has expressly and specifically accepted responsibility in these Rules for the same), or (v) all costs, injuries, losses or damages of any kind, due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, to a person’s participation in the Promotion, or arising out of a person’s participation in any Promotion related activity, or their receipt, use or misuse of any reward that may be awarded to them.
 
All Daily offers and rewards remain the property of the Promoter, pending redemption by Participants and the Promoter reserves the right to dispose of any unclaimed rewards as they deem appropriate or as required by law.
 
For any reward or daily offer which must be claimed by the winner’s parent / legal guardian, the Promoter will not be obliged to award it to anyone other than that parent/legal guardian, if the winner is less than the age of majority. The Promoter may also withhold that award should the Promoter determine in its sole discretion that a dispute may have arisen as between the winner and the parent / legal guardian in relation to the reward or daily offer. The Promoter is not liable or responsible to verify the identity of the parent or legal guardian.
  
8.      THE PROMOTER’S RIGHTS
To the extent permitted by law, the Promoter reserves the right and at any time at its absolute discretion and without giving any reason or notice, to vary, modify, or amend the terms of these Rules in such manner as the Promoter thinks fit. Any changes will be communicated on the website www.mcdonalds.co.za and all participants in the Promotion shall be deemed to have accepted such amended or modified terms by their ongoing participation in the Promotion.
  
To the extent permitted by law, the Promoter may (i) extend any time limit or waive any of these Rules where a person might otherwise have been disqualified (without obliging the Promoter to relax these Rules on any further occasion for that entrant or at all for any other person), (ii) terminate or suspend the Promotion at any time due to supervening circumstances beyond the Promoter’s control, or (ii) substitute the reward or daily offer deemed to be an appropriate replacement and of equal or greater value in the place of any rewards or daily offers (or any part of the reward or daily offer). The Promoter’s decision in the exercise or interpretation of any of its rights or discretions in connection with these Rules shall be final and binding.
 
By participating in the Promotion, participants agree to abide by and be bound by these Rules and the decisions made by the Promoter.
 
These Rules shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of South Africa.
 
© 2018. MSA Devco (Pty) Ltd, 85 Grayston Drive, Sandton.
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PROMOTION TERMS & CONDITIONS (“Rules”)
 

  1. PARTICIPANTS

You must be a South African resident with a valid ID/Passort number to participate in the McDonald’s UberEATS promotion (the “Promotion”). The following are not eligible to participate: (i) a director, member, partner, employee or agent of, or consultant to MSA Devco (Pty) Ltd  and Uber Portier B.V. or affiliated companies (“the Promoter”), or any other person who directly or indirectly controls or is controlled by the Promoter, or (ii) a supplier of good or services in connection with the Promotion. The exclusion includes spouses, life partner, parent, child, brother, sister, business partner or associate of any of the persons previously specified.
 
 

  1. DURATION

Participation in the Promotion is scheduled to take place from 18 – 20 September 2018 at participating restaurants. These dates are subject to change and may be reduced or extended by the Promoter and the deadline for prize claims may consequentially be changed.  Check for details of any changes on the website at www.mcdonalds.co.za (“the Website”).

  1. HOW TO ENTER

During the Promotion, participants are required to place an order on the Uber Eats Delivery app for McDonald’s Quarter Pounder® with Cheese Large Meal to receive two free cheeseburgers a la carte burgers.
 
 

  1. PRIZE DESCRIPTIONS AND CONDITIONS

 
Two free cheeseburger a la carte burgers only.
 
The prizes do not include travel or transfers to/from airports, taxes, gratuities, spending money and anything else not expressly stated as included, is excluded from the prize.
The Promoter cannot alter these packages. Any costs incurred additional to the prize package elements listed are at the expense of winner and/or their companions.
Winners are responsible for their own personal safety and protection once they have claimed the prize. The Promoter and/or prize sponsors are not liable for any injury or loss suffered as a result of the prize that was awarded.
The stated prize is non-negotiable and non-transferable. In the event of a dispute the decision of the prize sponsor is final and binding.
 
Prizes must be claimed by the winner in person.  The Promoter cannot accept prize collection by a third party.
In the event that any prizes are not claimed by the due date, the prize will be forfeited.
Prizes may not be exchanged for any cash or other alternative (unless stated) and prizes are not transferable, divisible, or permitted to be sold.
All advertisements depicting the prizes and prize descriptions are illustrative rather than definitive.
Any advertisement of the cash value of the prize-pool represents the Promoter’s best estimate of the normal retail-price.
Reproduction of any prize imagery does not thereby imply any endorsement or association by the producer of that prize-type nor by the owner of any brand associated with that prize-type.
All un-awarded or unclaimed prizes will lapse if not the subject of valid claims and the award of which has been completed within the time limits as prescribed by these Terms & Conditions. Ownership of prizes pass from the relevant prize supplier direct to winners and not via the Promoter.
 

  1. ADDITIONAL TERMS

To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law (but not otherwise) the Promoter, its agents for administering promotion and the prize sponsors assume no responsibility and are not liable for:- (i) the accuracy or otherwise of the prize description or illustration, (ii) the non-availability, loss, interception or interference with, late receipt or damage of or to any prize or notification or other communication, (iii) any representation, warranty, condition or guarantee in respect of a prize, or (iv) any taxes, fees, charges or other costs which winners may be required to pay at any time in connection with a prize,(v) all costs, injuries, losses or damages of any kind, due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, to any persons participation in the Promotion, or arising out of a persons participation in any Promotion related activity, or their receipt, use or misuse of any prize that may be awarded to them.
All prizes remain the property of the suppliers, pending redemption by winners and the Promoter is not responsible for the supply of, and does not own, any prizes provided by other suppliers nor acts as their agent in relation to the delivery to winners of prizes other than those supplied directly by the Promoter.
The Promoter reserves the right and at any time at its absolute discretion and without giving any reason or notice, to vary, modify or amend the terms of these Rules in such manner as the Promoter thinks fit. The Promoter may (i) extend any time limit or waive any of the Rules where a person might otherwise have been disqualified (without obliging the Promoter to relax the Rules on any further occasion for that entrant or at all for any other person) (ii) terminate or suspend the Promotion at any time due to supervening circumstances beyond the Promoter’s control (iii) substitute a product deemed to be an appropriate replacement and of equal or greater value in the place of any of the prizes (or any part of a prize). The Promoter’s decision in the exercise or interpretation of any of its rights or discretions in connection with these Rules shall be final and binding.
The Promoter also reserves the right, without prior notice and at any time, to terminate the Promotion, in whole or in part, or modify, suspend, or extend the Promotion in any way, or deem an entry void and invalid if it determines, in its sole discretion, that the entry reflects printing or other errors or falsification or other action which has undermined the integrity and / or feasibility of the Promotion.
 
In administering this Promotion, the Promoter may collect personal information from you and, unless it has first obtained your consent, the Promoter (i) will not collect more of your personal information than it needs for the purpose of administering and analysing this Promotion and carrying out publicity as stated in these Rules, (ii) will only use your personal information for that purpose which may include transferring your personal information to its associates, and (iii) will not transfer your personal information outside South Africa unless it is permitted to do so under South Africa law.    Selected partners of the Promoter (depending upon the nature of the prize and whether in addition to or in place of your providing personal data to the Promoter) may require you to provide to those partners personal data in connection with claiming/redeeming prizes and you should satisfy yourself with the privacy policies of such partners, as the Promoter does not accept any responsibility for them.
Subject to obtaining your prior approval, you agree that the Promoter and its successors, assigns may use your name, voice, and likeness and any statements made by or attributed to you relating to the Promotion in any and all media, now known or hereafter devised, in perpetuity and through-out the universe for advertising, marketing, publicity and promotional purposes in connection with the Promotion without compensation, which potentially may include participation in a photo shoot determined at the sponsors discretion, and you release the Promoter and the Prize Sponsors from any liability arising from such use, including, without limitation, claims for invasion of privacy, infringement of your right of publicity and defamation.
 
All instructions, rules and conditions on any advertising or promotional materials (including notifications, acceptance forms, redemption forms and declaration envelopes / forms) relating to this Promotion form part of the Rules although, in the event of conflict, these provisions shall prevail over all such other instructions, rules and conditions.
No claim under or participation in this Promotion is valid in combination with any other offer or promotion, save to the extent expressly stated herein.
By participating in the Promotion, participants agree to abide by and be bound by these Rules and the decisions made by the Promoter and its prize sponsors for the Promotion.
The decision of the Promoter and the Prize sponsors in the interpretation of these Rules, or the exercise of any rights or discretions in connection with these Rules, shall be final and binding and the participants and/or their parents/legal guardians undertake jointly and severally not to call any of these Rules into question in any court.
By participating in the Promotion and/or redeeming any prizes, participants and/or their parents/legal guardians release and agree to hold, subject to the maximum extent permitted under law, the Promoter, its agents for administering the Promotion and the Prize sponsors harmless from and against any and all costs, injuries, losses or damages of any kind, due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, to their participation in the Promotion, or arising out of their participation in any Promotion-related activity, or their receipt, use or misuse of any prize that may be awarded to them.
 
These Rules shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of South Africa. The rights conferred by these Rules (insofar as they are relevant) are for the benefit of the Prize sponsors and the Promoter, and its agents for administering the Promotion. Each of the aforesaid entities shall have the right to assert and enforce those provisions relevant to itself directly against the participants of the Promotion and/or their parents/legal guardians on its own behalf.
Nothing in these Rules shall affect your statutory rights. The Promoter may (in its sole discretion) decline to enter into any correspondence save as otherwise stated in these Rules.
All references marked with a TM or ® are trademarks of the Promoter, its affiliates or the Prize sponsors.
 
© 2017. MSA Devco (Pty) Ltd, 85 Grayston Drive, Sandton.