Welcome to the Montblanc Contest 2019 FAQ. You'll find answer to the most commonly asked questions here.
Who can enter the contest?
The contest is open to anyone who is 18 years of age or older at the time of entry and able of being bound by these Terms of Participation. You must be able to ascertain your age, identity and place of residence to enter the Contest and will be required to provide your valid passport or ID or other official issued identification if you are a winner.
Employees and representatives of Montblanc and the Operator or any other person involved in any part of the administration and execution of this Contest are not eligible.
How do I enter the contest?
To enter the contest, head to https://montblanc.facer.io, create an account or use your existing Facer account, and start designing! Make sure to follow the current week's theme announced at https://community.facer.io/c/montblanc-contest
How many winners will there be?
The contest will have 4 weekly themes, and 3 winners will be selected for each theme. A total of 12 winners will receive prizes.
What are the prizes?
The winners will receive a brand new Montblanc Summit 2 smartwatch, hand-signed by Montblanc’s creative director Zaim Kamal. In addition, their designs will be featured on the Summit 2.
Can I be a winner for multiple themes?
No. You are allowed to submit as many faces as you’d like in the contest, but may only win once. If you are selected as a winner for one of the themes, you will not be eligible to win in another theme.
Where can I see the full rules of the contest?
The official contest rules can be seen here.
Where can I see the current theme for the contest and deadline to submit?
A new theme will be announced every week for the duration of the contest on the forum at https://community.facer.io/c/montblanc-contest, as well as on Facer’s instagram account at https://instagram.com/facer_io
How can I test my watch face design on my own smartwatch?
To test your design, download the Facer app on your phone and smartwatch, and login with the same account you used at https://montblanc.facer.io. Once that's done, just hit the big "Sync to watch" button in the Montblanc Creator to send your watch face to your smartwatch. It should appear within a few seconds.
What happens to my submissions if I do NOT win the contest?
If Montblanc does NOT select your submission as one of the 12 winners of the contest, your submission will be transferred to your Facer account at www.facer.io/creator where you will be able to publish it to Facer if you choose to do so.
What happens to my submissions if I DO win the contest?
If Montblanc DOES select your submission as a winning design, it will be transferred to Montblanc and may be published on Montblanc smartwatches in the future. You will receive more information when your design is selected.
Winning faces will NOT be publishable in Facer.
Can I use the Montblanc logo/name in my submissions?
No, you may not use any Montblanc logos, brand names, or any other trademarked/copyrighted assets that are not provided to you in the Montblanc Creator.
Can I use my own logo in my submissions?
While you are allowed to use your own logo, we recommend you keep your designs free of any branding so they don't distract from the content of the watch face itself.