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Lucky Penny app explained: How to play Game of Games Instant Win Sweepstakes with Ellen DeGeneres

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The Ellen Show is a staple of American talk show television and is well-loved for its positivity, fun games played with guests, and it’s generosity as most episodes end with a large donation to someone who needs it.

Ellen’s new show, Game of Games, which first aired in 2017, captures all those elements of The Ellen Show fans love so much and sees contestants play a mix of games and challenges to win money.

In each episode, contestants are selected to play in one of four preliminary games. The winner of each game advances to the semi-final round to play “Know or Go”. The last remaining player will play the “Hot Hands” game for a chance to win $100,000

Ellen announced in January that the show had been renewed for a fourth season. However, the games in the show is not just for the contestants as Ellen has released an app which allows viewers at home to play games by interacting with the show.


How to enter the Lucky Penny Instant Win Sweepstakes

Starting Tuesday, February 4, 2020 and every Tuesday thereafter through May 19, 2020 open the App to automatically receive an Instant Win scratcher ticket. Download and open the App and watch “Ellen’s Game of Games” (the “Series”) on NBC.

During each original episode of the Series, a “Lucky Penny” will appear in the lower righthand corner of the television screen. When the Lucky Penny appears, press “Scan!” and hold the camera of your device to the television screen directly over the Lucky Penny.

Once the Lucky Penny is scanned it will appear on the scratcher ticket within the App. Follow the in App prompts and use the Lucky Penny to swipe back and forth over the three spaces on the Instant Win scratcher ticket to reveal if you have won an Instant Prize.


What are the prizes for the Lucky Penny Instant Win Sweepstakes?

Two lucky winners will receive a whopping $5,000 each! Unfortunately, to enter you have to be a resident in one of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia, and be at least 13 years of age.

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The Ellen Show is a staple of American talk show television and is well-loved for its positivity, fun games played with guests


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