A IELLO Inspired World: Photo Calendar Contest

IELLO USA is excited to present our

2018-2019 Calendar Contest:

A IELLO Inspired World

Help bring our characters to life by submerging them into real-world scenarios! From getting coffee, to taking the subway, and anything in between, show us how you will feature your favorite IELLO character(s) as they explore our world.

Show off your creativity and photography skills for a chance to be featured in the 2018/19 calendar or one of the monthly spreads.  

Calendar Theme: A IELLO Inspired World

From Kong taking over the Empire State building, bunnies (from Bunny Kingdom) at the petting zoo, or a majestic landscape with Unicorn ready to run through it, the world is your playground and we want to see our characters in it! Take a photo of our character(s) in your surrounding world to make the world a little more IELLO. Remember, the more creative the scenario the better!

Good luck! We look forward to seeing all of your submissions.

Enter Here: https://goo.gl/forms/SDco1laABuMaOtwi1 

Important Dates:

Submission Deadline: April 30, 2018

Winners announced: May 14, 2018

Submission Address: marketingninja@iellogames.com


Grand Prize: Calendar cover feature, $150 gift card to iellogames.com, a special promo item, and 2 exclusive game releases

Runner-Up (11): Monthly Feature and a $35 gift card to iellogames.com and a newly released IELLO game

How Winners are Decided:

Winners will be selected by the IELLO USA team.

How to Enter:

Enter by visiting here: https://goo.gl/forms/SDco1laABuMaOtwi1 you may also email marketingninja@iellogames.com with the information listed below.


Pictures must be submitted in high resolution. No videos allowed. Must be 18 or older to participate. See full contest rules.

Caption information should include:


Name of location: (ex: Glacier, National Park)




One sentence description of the photograph (will be featured in the calendar)



The A IELLO Inspired World (“Photo Contest”) is open to all professional and amateur photographers who have reached the age of majority in their jurisdiction of residence at the time of entry. Trustees, Board Members, Employees, interns, or partners of IELLO, as well as the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings, and children) and household members of employees, are not eligible to enter.

By submitting an entry to the Photo Contest, entrants certify that their participation in this Photo Contest is not illegal or in violation of any law, regulation, treaty or administrative act, and that the laws of their governing jurisdiction of residence at the time of entry do not prohibit or restrict the receipt of any Prize under this Photo Contest.

IELLO USA reserves the right to reject any entry if, in IELLO USA’s sole discretion, the laws of an applicable jurisdiction, including but not limited to the entrant’s jurisdiction of residence at the time of entry, would prohibit or limit IELLO USA from proceeding with the Contest as intended or the consideration or awarding of any Prize would impose additional administrative, tax, operational, or legal burdens on IELLO USA.


The Photo Contest begins at 12:00 a.m. on  March 28, 2018 and ends at 11:59 p.m. on April 30, 2018 (the “Entry Period”). Entries submitted before or after the Entry Period will not be eligible.


IELLO USA is committed to bringing people together through board games. For our 2018/19 Photo Contest, we’d like to see how our characters are featured in the real world.

To ensure eligibility for the contest, please submit files no larger than 20MB at the time of entry. Higher resolution files of at least 240 dpi/ppi will be requested should an entry be preselected to be awarded a prize or an honorable mention. All photographs should accurately reflect the subject matter and the scene as it appeared. Photos that have been digitally altered beyond standard optimization (removal of dust, cropping, reasonable adjustments to exposure, color and contrast, etc.) will be disqualified.

Entries may originate in any format — including, but not limited to digital files, digital prints, color transparencies, color prints, or black and white prints — so long as they are submitted electronically in a .JPEG .jpg, or.png form. Multiple exposures that have been combined to produce a single “High Dynamic Range” image are acceptable.

Entries should include metadata if at all possible. Caption information should include:


Name of location (ex: Glacier, National Park)




One sentence description of the photograph.

Previously published material for which non-exclusive rights were granted may be entered as long as you still maintain the right to grant us a license (see “Your Rights” below). You must be able to disclose when and where the photo appeared previously IELLO USA upon request.

If you choose to include people in your submission, you are responsible for obtaining the necessary releases from the individuals depicted, and must be able to provide copies of those releases to IELLO USA upon request.

The following submissions are ineligible:

Photos that violate or infringe upon another person’s rights, including but not limited to copyright and photographs of persons without the necessary consent required by law in your jurisdiction. IELLO USA reserves the right to require entrants to submit evidence of the subject’s legal consent to be photographed for the submitted photograph, which may include a signed waiver from the subject. NOTE: Waiver requirements vary by jurisdiction, and the entrant is responsible for obtaining a legally enforceable waiver from any photographed subject.

Photos that contain sexually explicit, nude, obscene, violent or other objectionable or inappropriate content.

Images that involve the willful harassment of wildlife or people, or damage to the environment by the photographer.

Images that involve putting any individual or animal in danger.

IELLO USA shall determine entry eligibility in its sole and absolute discretion.

Submissions may be watermarked if desired, but the watermark should be inconspicuous enough to not interfere with the judging of the photo. A watermarked photo might not be honored by the competition (at the judges’ sole discretion) if the photographer is unable or unavailable to provide a pristine, watermark-free version of the image when asked. Images will be judged on originality, technical excellence, composition, overall impact and artistic merit.


If you submit a photograph to enter the Photo Contest, you grant IELLO USA a royalty-free, non-exclusive right to:

  • Display the photograph on the IELLO website
  • Allow third-parties to share the photograph on social media.
  • Use the photograph on the Internet and in Social Media in support of our mission.
  • Use the photograph in IELLO’s  internal and external communications materials including but not limited to web sites and web publications, fact sheets, fundraising publications, advertising, multimedia, presentation and membership services, annual report, etc.
  • Provide your photograph to other individuals and organizations for IELLO related use in news stories, newsletters, reports, slide shows, displays, web pages, videos, and the like
  • Use, in connection with the Photo Contest, your name, city, state and country of residence in promotions and other publications
  • Retain a digital copy of your photograph that will be archived in the IELLO photo library
  • IELLO will endeavor to credit all photographs with the caption “Person’s Name” when the full name is available



All images must be submitted via email to marketingninja@iellogames.com including name, email and other information about your photo submission.

You can select an image directly from your computer desktop, or submit images from Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for consideration in the contest.

You may enter up to 2 images.

By entering, you indicate your unconditional agreement to, and acceptance of, these Official Rules, which are final and binding. You cannot win a prize unless you comply with all requirements in these Official Rules.


Photos will be judged on originality, composition, overall impact, artistic merit and subject matter relevance to humans and nature. Judging will be conducted by a panel of IELLO employees.

All judging decisions are final. Please do not contact us about the status of entries or judging.

IELLO USA will notify the winner via the contact information provided at the time of entry.


In the event that the operation, security, or administration of the Photo Contest is impaired in any way, IELLO may, in its sole discretion, either: (a) suspend the Photo Contest to address the impairment and then resume the Photo Contest; or (b) award the prize(s) from among the eligible entries received up to the time of the impairment. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify and seek damages from any individual who tampers with the operation of the Photo Contest, violates these Official Rules, or acts in a disruptive or unsportsmanlike manner. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision. Proof of sending any communication to Sponsor by mail shall not be deemed proof of receipt of that communication by Sponsor. In the event of a dispute as to the owner of an online entry, the authorized account holder of the e-mail address used to enter will be deemed to be the owner. The Photo Contest is subject to federal, state, and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited.


By entering, you agree to release and hold harmless Sponsor, Facebook, their respective parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, and agents (the “Released Parties”) from and against any claim or cause of action arising out of participation in the Photo Contest or receipt or use of any prize, including, but not limited to: (a) unauthorized human intervention in the Photo Contest; (b) technical errors; (c) printing errors; (d) late or undelivered mail; (e) errors in the administration of the Photo Contest; or (f) injury or damage to persons or property (including, without limitation, yourself or your own. You waive the right to claim any attorneys’ fees and any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct, or indirect damages.

By entering the Photo Contest you certify that you are at least eighteen years old

and, in consideration for the opportunity to enter and participate in the A IELLO Inspired World (“Contest”), you hereby grant IELLO and its subsidiaries the irrevocable and perpetual right to use any photograph that you submit for the Contest (“Photo”).

By entering you acknowledge that you are the sole and exclusive rights holder of the Photo and that you have the right to submit the Photo and grant the permissions provided hereunder. As such, you represent and warrant that the Photo does not infringe upon any intellectual property, proprietary, personal, privacy, or any other right of a third party.

You hereby release, indemnify, and hold harmless IELLO and its trustees, officers, e

Fairy Tile Contest

In a kingdom not too far away, there lived a game where people all over the world could play. A team by the name of IELLO grew in excitement awaiting this games release, so a contest they started in hopes the fun would never cease.

So enter you may, as indicated below, for 3 FREE copies in total will be sent to both young and old.

Don’t want to wait? Pre-order your copy now via your FLGS or online through our store.

a Rafflecopter giveaway

About Fairy Tile:
Create your own fairy tale story within Fairy Tile, a Kingdom of magical lands where a daring Princess, a devoted Knight, and a dreadful Dragon roam looking for adventure. They need your help to discover the Kingdom! Help them move further and further to fulfill their destiny and tell their story, page after page.

Contest Terms:

1. Promotion Description: Times and dates are subject to change at IELLO’s sole discretion. The ‘Fairy Tile’ (“Sweepstakes”) begins on 03/02/2018 at 12:00 AM (Eastern Time (US & Canada)) and ends on 03/04/2017 at 11:59 PM (Eastern Time (US & Canada)) (the “Promotion Period”). By participating in the Sweepstakes, each entrant unconditionally accepts and agrees to comply with and abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of IELLO (“Sponsor”), which shall be final and binding in all respects. Sponsor is responsible for the collection, submission or processing of Entries and the overall administration of the giveaway. Entrants should look solely to Sponsor with any questions, comments or problems related to the Sweepstakes.

2. Eligibility: Open to legal residents of USA, Canada, Mexico who are 18+ or older. Void where prohibited or restricted by law. Sponsor and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, distributors, retailers, sales representatives, advertising and promotion agencies and each of their respective officers, directors and employees (collectively, the “Promotion Entities”), and members of their immediate families and/or persons living in the same household as such persons, are ineligible to enter the Sweepstakes or win a prize.

3. Winner Selection: The winner of the Sweepstakes will be selected in a random drawing from among all eligible Entries received throughout the Promotion Period. The random drawing will be conducted by 48 hours by Sponsor or its designated representatives, whose decisions are final. Odds of winning will vary depending on the number of eligible Entries received. Winner will be notified by email at the email address provided in the Entry Information on or about 48 hours after the random drawing. Potential winner must accept a prize by email as directed by Sponsor within 48 hours of notification. Any winner notification not responded to or returned as undeliverable may result in prize forfeiture. The potential prize winner may be required to sign and return an affidavit of eligibility and release of liability, and a Publicity Release (collectively “the Prize Claim Documents”). No substitution or transfer of a prize is permitted except by Sponsor.

4. Prizes:

– 1 (#) winner(s) will receive [(1) Fairy Tile game] (approximate retail value or “ARV”: $30.00)

Only one prize per person and per household will be awarded. Gift cards and gift certificates are subject to the terms and conditions of the issuer. Prizes cannot be transferred, redeemed for cash or substituted by winner. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole and absolute discretion to award a substitute prize of equal or greater value if a prize described in these Official Rules is unavailable or cannot be awarded, in whole or in part, for any reason. The ARV of the prize represents Sponsor’s good faith determination. That determination is final and binding and cannot be appealed. If the actual value of the prize turns out to be less than the stated ARV, the difference will not be awarded in cash. Sponsor makes no representation or warranty concerning the appearance, safety or performance of any prize awarded. Restrictions, conditions, and limitations may apply. Sponsor will not replace any lost or stolen prize items.

Prize will only be awarded and/or delivered to addresses within USA, Canada, Mexico. All federal, state and/or local taxes, fees, and surcharges are the sole responsibility of the prize winner. Failure to comply with the Official Rules will result in forfeiture of the prize.

5. Online Entry: Enter the Sweepstakes during the Promotion Period online by signing into the entry form and perform the tasks provided. The entry form can be found on the following website at .

Automated or robotic Entries submitted by individuals or organizations will be disqualified. Internet entry must be made by the entrant. Any attempt by an entrant to obtain more than the stated number of Entries by using multiple/different email addresses, identities, registrations, logins or any other methods, including, but not limited to, commercial contest/sweepstakes subscription notification and/or entering services, will void that entrant’s Entries and that entrant may be disqualified. Final eligibility for the award of any prize is subject to eligibility verification as set forth below. All Entries must be posted by the end of the Promotion Period in order to participate. Sponsor’s database clock will be the official timekeeper for this Sweepstakes.

6. Privacy: All entrants acknowledge that if they are chosen as a winner, certain of their personally identifying information may be disclosed to third parties at least as required by law, including, without limitation, on a winner’s list. All personal information submitted as part of the Sweepstakes may be shared by and between the Promotion Entities, and each of the Promotion Entities will use such information in accordance with their respective independent online privacy policies. The privacy policy of IELLO can be found at http://shop.iellogames.com/k/privacy

7. Limitation of Liability: Sponsor is not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by website users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes or by any technical or human error, which may occur in the processing of submissions in the Sweepstakes. Sponsor assumes no responsibility for any misdirected or lost mail, or any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay of operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, Entries. Sponsor is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of email or players on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website or combination thereof, including injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating downloading materials in the Sweepstakes. If, for any reason, the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, then Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes. In such event, Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, perform the random drawing from among all eligible Entries received prior to or after such cancellation, suspension, or modification.

In the event of a dispute concerning who registered online to participate in the Sweepstakes, the registration will be declared to have been made by the authorized account holder is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an internet provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, education institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. A potential winner may be requested to provide Sponsor with proof that the potential winner is the authorized account holder of the email address. If a dispute cannot be resolved to Sponsor’s satisfaction, the entry will be deemed ineligible.

8. Winner’s List: To obtain a copy of any legally required winners list or a copy of the Official Rules, send the applicable request and a self-addressed, stamped, #10 envelope to IELLO cc: Fairy Tile at 5550 Painted Mirage Rd Suite #320 Las Vegas, NV 89149. Request must be received no later than 48 hours + 6 MONTHS for the name of the winner and, by the end of the promotion, for a copy of the rules.

9. Sponsor: The Sweepstakes is sponsored by IELLO, 5550 Painted Mirage Rd Suite #320 Las Vegas, NV 89149, info@iellogames.com

10. Rafflecopter Disclaimer: This promotion is powered by Rafflecopter. Metric Feat LLC (“Rafflecopter”) does not sponsor, administer or endorse this promotion. By entering this promotion, Participants agree to Rafflecopter’s Privacy Policy (http://www.rafflecopter.com/rafl/privacy/). For technical information about the Rafflecopter widget, please visit http://blog.rafflecopter.com/2012/08/anatomy-rafflecopter-giveaway/.

11. Facebook Disclaimer: Entrants should understand that they are providing their information to the Sponsor and not to Facebook. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook.

News from the Kingdom

The following is a special message from the Kingdom, Bunny Kingdom to be exact:

Bunny Kingdom fans rejoice! We have heard your requests and have printed a larger board with a little more room for added fun!

The slightly bigger board is in the current run of the game, the lot # is: BKEN122017

Current Bunny Kingdom game owners can order the game board UPGRADE on the IELLO website for free (shipping & handling charges to be added). Order the larger Bunny Kingdom board here.

Dimensions – Large board
22″ x 17 3/4″

Dimensions – Original board
17 1/2″ x 14 1/8″

Board subject to availability, while supplies last.

Have questions? Please contact us at info@iellogames.com for more details.

Tuxedo eSports & IELLO

We’re all dressed up for this announcement…

From analog to digital, we love games! That’s why we’ve recently sponsored one of the fanciest looking eSports organization to date: Tuxedo eSports.

At IELLO, we’re gaming fans too and now we have added a small piece of IELLO to their recognizable black-tie attire.

As a premier sponsor of the Tuxedo eSports competitive gaming industry, we join in their mission of fostering the transition between hobby and lifestyle for their competitors through hard work and a positive attitude.

About Tuxedo eSports

Launching during Genesis 5, Tuxedo became the first player built organization born entirely out of Rivals of Aether.

Tuxedo eSports goal is to grow into an industry leader that transcends the games we play and move into other titles both within and without the FGC.

Be sure to connect with Tuxedo eSports for giveaways, news, and so much more:

Follow Tuxedo eSports on Twitter

Follow Tuxedo eSports on Facebook

Hoop & Stick Convention & IELLO

At IELLO USA, we love to share our love for board games within the local community. That’s why we have joined efforts with The Malted Meeple LLC for their 2018 fundraiser “Hoop & Stick” benefiting the Children’s Miracle Network.

As an active members of the gaming and local community, we are proud to lend a helping hand to those in need. That’s why we have sent over some of our top games to The Malted Meeple’s Sixth Annual Hoop & Stick Con, going on from February 22 -28, 2018.

About Hoop & Stick Convention

The Hoop & Stick Con is a weekend of board and role playing games for a cause! Hosted by Ravenwood Castle, this event provides a lot of fun for those involved and with the event closely approaching, they are really close to hitting their fundraising their goals!

Help us in supporting the Malted Meeple LLC’s 2018 Hoop & Stick Con with a child’s care in mind.

If you are able to help please do so by visiting the Hoop & Stick website .

About the Children’s Miracle Network

Children’s Miracle Network provides care for children with trauma, diabetes, surgeries, babies in NICU,  cancer, and other illnesses. As they serve more than 10,000,000 kids a year, Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals offers superior service and is dedicated to exceptional care. Extra Life/Children’s Miracle Network, a registered 501(c)3 charitable organization.


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