Speed Racer[PGR4 Tournament]
Published April 16, 2008
Hurtling down the track, Speed Racer is a natural behind the wheel. In the new Warner Bros. live-action movie from the creators of The Matrix, the legendary driver teams with his one-time rival, the mysterious Racer X, to try to win the race that had taken his brother's life?the death-defying, cross-country rally known as The Crucible.
Speed Racer zooms into theaters on May 9.
Now you can become a racing legend in the Speed Racer Project Gotham Racing? 4 Challenge. We've got a two-day tournament that's sure to attract some of the most talented PGR 4 players in the country, with the top "Speed Racer" walking away with a cool thousand dollars in cash! We've also got a Speed Racer sweepstakes with ten Wireless Racing Wheels up for grabs.
To participate in the tournament or enter the sweepstakes, just register your gamertag online or download the free registration Gamer Picture from Xbox LIVE Marketplace.
Before registering for the Speed Racer PGR 4 Challenge, make sure your Xbox LIVE account information is accurate! Potential winners will be notified by the sweepstakes administrator and have their prizes shipped using the contact info (e-mail, phone, and address) on their Xbox LIVE? profile. If your contact info is not up-to-date you will be disqualified from winning a prize.
Check your account information here.
You will automatically receive one entry into the Sweepstakes when you register for the Challenge. You don't need to participate in the tournament to enter the sweepstakes. After the promotion, ten winners will be selected to receive an Xbox Wireless Racing Wheel.
Registration is open from 12:01 A.M. Eastern time on April 17 until 11:59 P.M. (EST) April 25, 2008. You MUST participate in the Tournament using the same gamertag that you used to register. You can register your gamertag online here or by downloading the Speed Racer PGR 4 Tournament gamer picture from Xbox LIVE. To download the Gamer Picture:
- Sign in to Xbox LIVE and access Xbox LIVE Marketplace
- Select Game Store
- Select Themes and Gamer Pictures
- Select All Gamer Pictures
- Select Speed Racer PGR4 Picture from the list of available content and select Confirm Download
- Upon the successful completion of the download you'll see a Thank You for Registering message.
To participate in the tournament, post your best times to the PGR 4 Tournament Leaderboard on May 2 and 3, 2008. The best six qualifying drivers (three from each day) will complete in the Final Round on May 4, 2008.
The top six racers will advance to the Final Round.
Leaderboard play begins on May 2, 2008, at 4:00 A.M. Eastern time, when the Daily Tournament Leaderboard ("Leaderboard") is reset. During the Tournament Period, registered players can compete by racing in the Daily Tournament. You'll be ranked based on scores recorded and posted to the Leaderboard on each day.
At approximately 11:00 P.M. (EST) on May 2 and May 3, play will end and the Leaderboard will be recorded. The top three unique registered qualifiers on the Leaderboard on each day will advance to the Final Round on May 4.
To record a score on the Leaderboard for the two qualifying rounds, register your gamertag and then do all of the following:
Each Daily Racing Round that is a part of the Qualifying Round will be played on the default settings dictated by the Platinum Daily Tournament Leaderboard.
- Enter Multi-Player Mode
- Enter Tournament from the Main Menu
- Navigate to the Platinum Daily Tournament
- Start Platinum Daily Tournament
The top six qualifying players will compete in the Final Round, beginning at 6:00 P.M. (EST) on May 4, 2008. The sponsor will determine the track, weather, number of laps, and car used for the Final Round.
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY FOR SWEEPSTAKES ENTRY. Open only to legal residents of the 50 United States (includes the District of Columbia) 18+. Game ends May 4, 2008. For more details on the sweepstakes and the tournament see the Official Rules.