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2020.05.01

Now Recruiting Friends of MikuTap!

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We are now recruiting "Friends of MikuTap" that will be given an opportunity to play Hatsune Miku - Tap Wonder before it is released and create video contents to share with the community!
We will select applicants that complete the below entry form, and selected winners will have a chance to play MikuTap before its official release.
All we ask is that you share footage of the game with the rest of the world!
Friends of MikuTap that share videos that do a particularly good job of showing off the game will have their names printed in-game on a "special thanks" page!

■Eligibility
・You must be able to fully understand the Friends of MikuTap Entry Agreement and communicate in Japanese or English

<Details>
■Friends of MikuTap Recruitment Period
May 1, 2020 (Fri.) - May 11, 2020 (Mon.) 14:59 UTC

■Winner Contact
May 15, 2020 (Fri.) (Tentative)
*Only winners will be contacted. The advance play period and video upload period will be shared at this time.

<Entry Requirements>
・You must have a valid e-mail address (Gmail is required for Android users)
*Only winners will be required to provide e-mail addresses
・You must have a device with a supported OS installed
*Supported OS: iOS 9.0 or higher, Android OS 5.0 or higher

■iOS Users
In addition to the test version of the Game, you must have Apple's "TestFlight" app installed on your device in order to play the game in advance.
Please also confirm your e-mail settings to allow e-mails from the TestFlight app using the @email.apple.com domain.
Because SMS/MMS messages sometimes experience issues, please use an e-mail address that does not download messages via SMS or MMS.

■Android Users
Pre-release play will be performed on Android devices using Google Play's closed test feature.
You must have a Gmail e-mail address registered to your Google Play account in order to use this feature.

■Preferred Applicants
① Those that are available to play MikuTap during the advance play time period
② Those that are able to publish gameplay videos of MikuTap during the video release time period
*The advance play time period and video release time period will be shared with winners only

■Video Requirements
Applicants that are approved for the Friends of MikuTap program will be asked to post gameplay videos or stream gameplay that sufficiently expresses MikuTap's appeal. The below video sharing/streaming platforms are acceptable:
YouTube, Mirrativ, niconico, Twitch, Mixer
*If you livestream the game, we ask that you make the VOD available at least until the game is officially released

*Please carefully read the below Friends of MikuTap Entry Agreement before completing the application form.
*Submitting an application to enter the Friends of MikuTap program will be deemed agreement to the Entry Agreement.

▼Application Form
https://jp.surveymonkey.com/r/X683JCR

■Friends of MikuTap Entry Agreement
・Please carefully read Ateam Inc.'s (hereafter "Ateam") Friends of MikuTap Entry Agreement before applying.
・Submitting an application to enter the Friends of MikuTap program will be deemed agreement to the Entry Agreement.

1. Campaign Outline
Ateam is recruiting "Friends of MikuTap" (hereafter "Winners") to play Hatsune Miku - Tap Wonder (hereafter "the Game") before it is released and create and share videos of gameplay.
Winners will be chosen from among applicants that completed the application form in full, and will be granted access to play the Game before it is released.
Ateam asks that Winners share gameplay footage via recorded video or livestream that sufficiently relays the appeal of the Game.
*Winners that Ateam deems has shared high-quality videos that sufficiently relay the appeal of the Game may have their nicknames published in the game after release on a "Special Thanks" page.

■Campaign Entry Period
May 1, 2020 (Fri.) - May 11, 2020 (Mon.) 14:59 p.m. UTC


2. Notes on Entering
・A Twitter account, valid e-mail address, and an account or channel on one or more of the below video sharing platforms is required to enter:
*YouTube, Mirrativ, niconico, Twitch, Mixer
・You must understand Japanese or English in order to apply. Applications from those that do not meet these requirements will not be considered.
These requirements are to ensure that the Friends of MikuTap Entry Agreement and Privacy Policy (https://www.a-tm.co.jp/en/privacypolicy/) can be fully understood before applying.
・You must be over 13 years of age to enter.
If you are over 13 years of age but not a legal adult, you must receive permission from your legal guardian before entering. Submitting an application to enter the Friends of MikuTap program will be deemed permission from your legal guardian.
・Entries will be disqualified if the information entered on the application form contains any of the following:
┗A nickname longer than the specified character limit
┗A nickname that Ateam logically concludes is your real name
┗A nickname that Ateam judges is one or more of the below:
1) Violent, sexual, or otherwise offensive to public morality
2) Linked to a specific nation, religion, race, ethnic group, or organization, and could be construed as discrimination
3) Infringes on the copyrights, trademarks, design rights, publicity rights, usage of likeness rights, or other intellectual property rights of a third party
4) Inappropriate for any other reason in Ateam's sole judgement
┗Information that Ateam judges is fraudulent, incorrect, or insufficient
┗The application was submitted after the Campaign Entry Period
・Entries and drawing winners will be disqualified in the below cases:
┗Ateam judges you have or may have violated this Friends of MikuTap Entry Agreement
┗Ateam judges you have inappropriately used a third party's information on your application
┗Ateam judges that your Twitter account and/or video sharing platform account are one or more of the following:
1) Violent, sexual, or otherwise offensive to public morality
2) Linked to a specific nation, religion, race, ethnic group, or organization, and could be construed as discrimination
3) Infringes on the copyrights, trademarks, design rights, publicity rights, usage of likeness rights, or other intellectual property rights of a third party
4) Inappropriate for any other reason

3. Notes on Winner Selection
・Winners will chosen through careful deliberation by Ateam and taking "2. Notes on Entering" into consideration
・Winners will be notified via Twitter DM from the official Hatsune Miku - Tap Wonder account (@miku_tap_en)
・Winners will not be contacted if they change their Twitter username (after the @ mark) after entering this campaign
・If you win, please do not share the registration form with anyone else
・If you win but do not record your email address on the registration form before the specified deadline, your application will be nullified
・Winners cannot transfer their win to any third parties. Only the individual that completed the winning application form is eligible to join the Friends of MikuTap program
Only one application form is allowed per entrant. If Ateam judges multiple application forms were submitted by the same individual, only one entry will be accepted
・Winners may have their Twitter account and/or video sharing platform account(s) announced by the official Hatsune Miku - Tap Wonder Twitter account (@miku_tap_en)
・Ateam is unable to respond to any inquiries regarding your entry status or the results of this campaign.
・Winners will be disqualified if their registered information is fraudulent, inaccurate, or insufficient, or if they are unable to share videos on their video sharing platform accounts during the MikuTap pre-release play period

4. Notes on Pre-release Play
・Instructions on how to play the Game will be delivered to winners via the email address they register after winning
・Delivery of instruction emails may be delayed due to unforeseen circumstances
・If your application form lists an OS different than the one installed on your device, you will not be able to participate in pre-release play. Please be sure to select the correct OS on your application form
・Please note that pre-release play of the Game may not be smooth
・Please note that because pre-release play of the Game will be performed on an advance and therefore incomplete version of the Game, you may experience errors during play. You may also encounter game content that differs from that in the final release version of the Game.
Ateam is unable to respond to inquiries regarding errors encountered during pre-release play
・Progress made in the Game during the pre-release play period will not carry over into the official release version of the Game
・In-game purchases will not be available during pre-release play
・The pre-release play period and/or the content of pre-release play is subject to change without prior notice
・The Game may become temporarily unplayable for maintenance during the pre-release play period
・Adjustments may be made to game balance, character stats, etc., without notice during the pre-release play period
・The pre-release period may be halted if abuse or exploiting of the Game is detected
・Ateam cannot compensate for any damage or losses incurred due to pre-release play

■iOS Users
In addition to the test version of Hatsune Miku - Tap Wonder, you must have Apple's "TestFlight" app installed on your device in order to play the game in advance.
Please also confirm your email settings to allow emails from the TestFlight app using the @email.apple.com domain.
Because SMS/MMS messages sometimes experience issues, please use an e-mail address that does not download messages via SMS or MMS.

■Android Users
Pre-release play will be performed on Android devices using Google Play's closed test feature.
You must have a Gmail email address registered to your Google Play account in order to use this feature.

5. Notes on Uploading/Livestreaming of Play Footage
"Contents" used hereafter refers to footage related to the Game, titles and descriptions of said footage, and any account description or information posted on the video sharing platform accounts registered after winning
・Ateam reserves the right to publish or otherwise use Contents from Winners within the game, on websites operated by Ateam, or on other media (hereafter "Related Media") without notifying or otherwise compensating the creator of the Contents. Ateam also reserves the right to modify or revise the Contents as it sees fit
・Ownership of the Contents remains with the original creator. However, Ateam retains permission to introduce and/or publish the Contents on Related Media without compensating the creator. If you do not grant Ateam this permission, please do not enter this campaign
・If the Winner's image appears in the Contents, please take steps to ensure no personal information can be obtained from the Contents. Handling of personal information related to the posting or distribution of the Contents is at the discretion of the creator
・Ateam cannot compensate for any damage or losses incurred due to the posting or publishing of Contents
・In the Contents, please refrain from wearing masks, makeup, or costumes that resemble characters from third party's intellectual properties. If Ateam judges a third party's property rights are being infringed upon in the Contents, Ateam may take steps to have the Contents removed
・If you livestream the Game, please make the VOD available to view at least until the Game's official release
・Nicknames printed on the in-game Special Thanks page will be determined by Ateam following the guidelines stipulated in "5. Notes on Uploading/Livestreaming of Play Footage"
・Nicknames will be added to the Special Thanks page after the Game has been released as Ateam checks Contents posted by Winners during the campaign period
・Nicknames may be removed from the Special Thanks page at the discretion of Ateam
・Winners may be disqualified and removed from the program if Ateam judges that any of the below cases apply:
In these cases, the Winner's nickname will also not be printed on the Game's Special Thanks page
┗The Contents violate the Friends of MikuTap Entry Agreement
┗The Contents do not comply with the objective of the Friends of MikuTap program (promotion of the Game's appeal)
┗The Contents were uploaded from a third party's Twitter account and/or video sharing platform account
┗The nickname, Twitter account, video sharing platform account, etc. improperly use the personal information of another individual
┗The Contents contain or encourage improper, immoral, or illegal behavior
┗The Contents are violent, sexual, or otherwise offensive to public morality
┗The Contents are linked to a specific nation, religion, race, ethnic group, or organization, and could be construed as discrimination
┗The Contents infringe on the copyrights, trademarks, design rights, publicity rights, usage of likeness rights, or other intellectual property rights of a third party
┗The Contents inflict damages on Ateam or any other third party
┗The Contents are inappropriate for any other reason
┗The Contents are in violation of the terms of service of Twitter, the video sharing platform, or any other service related to this campaign

6. Notes on Personal Information
・Personal information obtained from Winners will be used solely for delivery of information on how to participate in pre-release play of the Game in connection with this campaign and for otherwise necessary communication
・Please be sure to allow emails from the following e-mail address: mikutap_support_en_www@miku-tap.com
・Personal information obtained from Winners will be deleted promptly after its purpose has been fulfilled
・Please carefully read Ateam's Privacy Policy before submitting any personal information: https://www.a-tm.co.jp/en/privacypolicy/
・Ateam may entrust some components of this campaign to outside contractors.
In such cases, contracts with the contractors will be signed in order to ensure that any personal information shared is properly handled

7. Other
・If you wish to withdraw your application or from the Friends of MikuTap program, please contact the official Hatsune Miku - Tap Wonder Twitter account (@miku_tap_en) via Twitter DM from the Twitter account used to enter
In the DM, please include the below:
① The Twitter account used to enter (after the @ mark)
② The reason you wish to withdraw
・If you withdraw, please note you will not be able to participate again the Friends of MikuTap program
・Actions with the intention of selling your spot in the Friends of MikuTap program on online auction sites, etc. are prohibited
If Ateam judges such actions have been performed, Ateam may contact the online auction site, etc. to have the sale or auction removed from the site
・Any transmission or connection fees incurred as part of this campaign or the Friends of MikuTap program are the responsibility of the entrant. Ateam takes no responsibility for any connection issues that arise
・Ateam takes no responsibility for any troubles that arise related to this campaign between entrants and third parties, or any losses incurred from incorrect information, etc. registered with through campaign
・This campaign may end before the stated ending date
・The content of this agreement may be modified without prior notice
・Applying to this campaign is deemed agreement to the Friends of MikuTap Entry Agreement

8. Inquiries Regarding This Campaign
Ateam Inc.
MikuTap Help Desk
mikutap_support_en_www@miku-tap.com

■About “Hatsune Miku - Tap Wonder”
“Hatsune Miku - Tap Wonder” is a new smartphone game with super simple controls starring the Virtual Singer Hatsune Miku. This title is currently in development by Ateam in cooperation with Crypton Future Media, Inc. One of the concepts of the game is that players participate in making it, so there are plans to accept submissions for certain game content.

■About Hatsune Miku
Hatsune Miku is music software developed by Crypton Future Media, Inc., and it enables anyone to make the computer sing by entering lyrics and melodies. As a massive number of users created music using the software and posted their works on the Internet, Hatsune Miku quickly evolved into a cultural phenomenon. Moreover, Hatsune Miku has gained much attention as a character, involved in many fields such as merchandising and live performance as a virtual singer. Now her popularity has spread across the globe.



[App Details]
Title: Hatsune Miku - Tap Wonder
Supported operating systems and devices: iOS, devices that come with Android™
Planned release: Spring 2020
Price: Free to play (in-app purchases available)
Genre: Concert tap game
Twitter: https://twitter.com/miku_tap_en