Terms & Conditions

  • This competition runs from 23 January 2017 until 25 February 2017.
  • To enter the competition on-air, go to brain.capetalk.co.za and play the game online.
  • Successful entrants who correctly answer the questions on online will be called for a second round of questioning by the Brain producer.
  • The entrant must answer at least 80% of these questions correctly, in order to progress to playing the game on-air.
  • Should the entrant successfully win a round on-air, they will be scheduled to compete in the following round on-air, against a new entrant.
  • Should an entrant successfully win one round but lose subsequent rounds, they will not be entitled to re-enter the campaign for that calendar year.
  • The entrant who successfully prevails at the end of the final execution of the day will be invited to compete in the live outside broadcast at the weekend's activation.
  • (Quarter-finals for the four weeks followed by the semi-final).
  • The weekend activations will pit the week's winners (Monday through Friday - five competitors) against each other for a place in the semi-finals to be held on the last Saturday of the campaign.
  • All of the quarter-final winners from week one through to four will be invited to play in the semi-final play-off on the final weekend activation.
  • The winner of the semi-finals will be invited to play live on air against the winner of the Brain in Johannesburg.
  • Each round-winner on-air gets R1 000 in cash. The winner of each quarter-final gets R5 000 in cash. The Dis-Chem Brain of CapeTalk gets R15 000 in cash. The Dis-Chem Brain of Brains gets R20 000 in cash.
  • If you do not show up at the quarterfinals on the Saturday of the Brain you forfeit your place in the quarterfinals and any winnings made during that week.
  • Employees of CapeTalk and Dis-Chem and their immediate family and friends, are not permitted to enter this competition.
  • All prizes are not transferable
  • All queries can be sent to comments@capetalk.co.za
  • All other standard terms and conditions apply.