Terms of service

Effective Date: November 21, 2014

Accepting the Terms

These Terms of Service (“Terms”) are a legally binding agreement between our company and its Affiliates (“Century Game” ,”we” or “us”) and you. Affiliates shall mean subsidiaries, parent companies, joint ventures and other corporate entities under common ownership with our company. By using or accessing our mobile or web applications, games, websites, and/or other services owned, operated and published to you by Century Game (the “Services”) you agree to be bound by these Terms. You further agree that you have read, understand, and accept these Terms by your use and continued use of the Services. Use of the Services is also governed by Century Game’s Privacy Policy and other relevant policies, which are incorporated herein by reference.

BY INSTALLING, USING OR OTHERWISE ACCESSING THE SERVICE, YOU AGREE TO THESE TERMS OF SERVICE. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE TERMS OF SERVICE, PLEASE DO NOT INSTALL, USE OR OTHERWISE ACCESS THE SERVICE. USE OF THE SERVICE IS VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.

Century Game reserves the right, at its discretion, to change, modify, add or remove portions of these Terms of Service, its Privacy Policy and other relevant Century Game policies at any time by posting the amended terms on the Century Game Service. You will be deemed to have accepted such changes by continuing to use the Service. If at any point you do not agree to any portion of the then-current version of our Terms of Service, the Century Game Privacy Policy, or any other Century Game policy, rules or codes of conduct relating to your use of the Service, your license to use the Service shall immediately terminate, and you must immediately stop using the Service.

Right to Use The Services

Subject to your compliance with these Terms, Century Game grants to you a non-exclusive, personal, worldwide, non-transferable and revocable limited license to access and use the Services solely for your own non-commercial entertainment purposes by accessing the Services through a web browser or mobile device. You explicitly agree that you will not use the Services for any other purpose other than as provided for by these Terms. You agree not to copy, modify, create a derivative work of, reverse engineer, decompile or otherwise attempt to extract source code of the Services or to allow or assist anyone else to do so.

Century Game expressly reserves the right to deny anyone access to the Services at any time for any reason with or without notice. You agree that Century Game may cease providing the Services or change the content of the Services at any time for any reason with or without notice to you without liability.

You represent that you are thirteen (13) years old or older. YOU MUST BE THIRTEEN (13) YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER TO USE THE SERVICES. If you are between the ages of thirteen (13) and eighteen (18), you represent that your legal guardian has reviewed and agrees to these Terms. If you access the Services from a Social Networking Site (“SNS”), such as Facebook or Google+, you shall comply with its terms of service/use as well as these Terms of Service.

You may not use the Services if you are barred from using the Services under the laws of the Cayman or other countries, including the country in which you are resident or from which you use the Services. You agree that your use of the Services will comply with all applicable laws, regulations and ordinances including, but not limited to, the export laws of Cayman relating to software and data.

Account With Century Game

You may be required to register and establish an account in order to use the Services. You agree to provide accurate and complete registration information, and you will be responsible for keeping your password confidential.

Your account is unique to you, and you may neither transfer (or otherwise make available) your account to others, nor use anyone else’s account at any time. If you distribute your account or related information, Century Game reserves all rights to terminate your account immediately and without refund.

You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account information (including usernames, passwords and billing information). Century Game is not liable for any loss that you may incur as a result of someone else using your account, whether or not that activity is authorized by you.

You are liable for any losses or damages incurred by Century Game or any third party as a result of someone else using your account. In the event of theft, unauthorized use, or any other breach of security on your account, you must notify Century Game immediately.

You are responsible for any and all activities that occur under or in connection with your account created in order for you to use the Services.

Intellectual Property/Ownership

All materials that are part of the Services (including, but not limited to, designs, text, graphics, pictures, video, information, applications, software, music, sound and other files, and their selection and arrangement) are protected by law from unauthorized use. The entire contents of the Services are copyrighted under the Hong Kong copyright laws and/or similar laws of other jurisdictions.

You agree that no materials that are part of the Services may be modified, copied, distributed, framed, reproduced, republished, downloaded, scraped, displayed, posted, transmitted, or sold in any form or by any means, in whole or in part, or otherwise exploited without Century Game’s express prior written permission, except that the foregoing does not apply to your own User Content (as defined below). All other uses of copyrighted material, including any derivative use, require express prior written permission from Century Game. Any reproduction or redistribution of materials not in accordance with these Terms is expressly prohibited and may result in severe civil and criminal penalties.

Century Game and/or its licensors remain the owners of right, title, and interest, including copyrights and other intellectual property rights, in and to all materials posted on the Services by Century Game. You acknowledge that you do not acquire any ownership rights by using the Services or by accessing any materials posted on the Services by Century Game, or any derivative works thereof.

All rights, title and interest in and to the Service (including without limitation any games, titles, computer code, themes, objects, characters, character names, stories, dialogue, catch phrases, concepts, artwork, animations, sounds, musical compositions, audio-visual effects, methods of operation, moral rights, documentation, in-game chat transcripts, character profile information, recordings of games played using a Century Game game client, and the Century Game game clients and server software) are owned by Century Game. Century Game reserves all rights, including without limitation, all intellectual property rights or other proprietary rights, in connection with its games and the Service.

NOTWITHSTANDING ANYTHING TO THE CONTRARY HEREIN, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT YOU SHALL HAVE NO OWNERSHIP OR OTHER PROPERTY INTEREST IN THE ACCOUNT, AND YOU FURTHER ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT ALL RIGHTS IN AND TO THE ACCOUNT ARE AND SHALL FOREVER BE OWNED BY AND INURE TO THE BENEFIT OF CENTURY GAME.

User Content

Any data, text, graphics, photographs and their selection and arrangement, (“User Content”) uploaded to the Services are subject, whether in whole or in part, to unlimited commercial, non-commercial and/or promotional use by Century Game. Text, graphics, and photographs are uploaded by you and are the sole responsibility of the person from whom the User Content originated. Thus, users are responsible, and Century Game is not responsible for any files users upload, post, or otherwise make available. Century Game may or may not regulate User Content and does not guarantee the accuracy, quality, or integrity of any User Content posted via the Services. By using the Services you acknowledge and accept that you may be exposed to material you find offensive or objectionable. You agree that Century Game will not under any circumstances be liable for any User Content, including, but not limited to, errors in any User Content, or any loss or damage incurred by use of the User Content. Century Game reserves the right to remove and permanently delete any User Content from the Services with or without notice.

You agree that you are willingly publishing the User Content on the Services using technology and tools provided by Century Game. You understand and agree that you may not distribute, sell, transfer or license your User Content and/or application in any manner, in any country, or on any social network or other medium without the explicit written permission of Century Game. You grant Century Game the right to act as an agent for User Content on your behalf as operator of the Services.

By transmitting or submitting any User Content while using the Service, you affirm, represent and warrant that such transmission or submission is (a) accurate and not confidential or misleading; (b) not in violation of any laws, contractual restrictions or other third party rights, and that you have permission from any third party whose personal information or intellectual property is comprised in the User Content; (c) free of viruses, adware, spyware, worms or other malicious code; and (d) you acknowledge and agree that any of your personal information within such content will at all times be processed by Century Game in accordance with its Privacy Policy.

Century Game reserves the right in its sole discretion to review, monitor, prohibit, edit, delete, disable access to or otherwise make unavailable any User Content (including without limitation your User Content) without notice for any reason or for no reason at any time. If at any time Century Game chooses, in its sole discretion, to monitor the Service, Century Game nonetheless assumes no responsibility for User Content and assumes no obligation to modify or remove any inappropriate User Content. Century Game have the right, but not the obligation, in our sole discretion to edit, refuse to post, or remove any User Content.

User Interactions

You are solely responsible for your interactions with other users of the Service and any other parties with whom you interact through the Service and/or Century Game games. Century Game reserves the right, but has no obligation, to become involved in any way with these disputes. You will fully cooperate with Century Game to investigate any suspected unlawful, fraudulent or improper activity, including, without limitation, granting Century Game access to any password-protected portions of your Account.

If you have a dispute with one or more users, you release us (and our officers, directors, agents, subsidiaries, joint ventures and employees) from claims, demands and damages (actual and consequential) of every kind and nature, known and unknown, arising out of or in any way connected with such disputes.

Virtual Currencies/Goods

The Services may include an opportunity to purchase virtual, in-game currency (“Virtual Currency”) that may require you to pay a fee using “real money” to obtain the Virtual Currency. The Services may also include virtual, in-game digital items (“Virtual Goods”) that may be purchased from Century Game for “real money” or for Virtual Currency. Virtual Currency and Virtual Goods can never be redeemed for real money, goods, or any other item of monetary value from Century Game or any other party. You understand that you have no right or title in Virtual Goods or Virtual Currency.

Your purchase of Virtual Currency and/or Virtual Goods is final and is not refundable, exchangeable, transferable, except in Century Game’s sole discretion. You may not purchase, sell, or exchange Virtual Currency or Virtual Goods outside the Services. Doing so is a violation of the Terms and may result in termination of your account with the Services and/or legal action.

Century Game retains the right to modify, manage, control and/or eliminate Virtual Currency and/or Virtual Goods at its sole discretion. Prices and availability of Virtual Goods and services are subject to change without notice.

YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT CENTURY GAME IS NOT REQUIRED TO PROVIDE A REFUND FOR ANY REASON, AND THAT YOU WILL NOT RECEIVE MONEY OR OTHER COMPENSATION FOR UNUSED VIRTUAL ITEMS WHEN AN ACCOUNT IS CLOSED, WHETHER SUCH CLOSURE WAS VOLUNTARY OR INVOLUNTARY.

Updates to the Service

You understand that the Service is an evolving one. Century Game may require that you accept updates to the Service and to Century Game’s games you have installed on your device or computer. You acknowledge and agree that Century Game may update the Service and Century Game games, with or without notifying you. You may need to update third party software from time to time in order to receive the Service and play Century Game games.

Rules of Conduct/Usage

The Services may provide communication channels such as forums, communities, or chat areas (“Communication Channels”) designed to enable you to communicate with other users of the Services. Century Game has no obligation to monitor these Communication Channels, but Century Game may do so and reserve the right to review materials posted to the Communication Channels and to remove any materials, at any time, with or without notice for any reason, at our sole discretion. Century Game may also terminate or suspend your access to any Communication Channels at any time, without notice, for any reason. You acknowledge that chats, postings, or materials posted by users on the Communication Channels are neither endorsed nor controlled by Century Game, and these communications should not be considered reviewed or approved by Century Game. Century Game will not under any circumstance be liable for any activity within Communication Channels.

You agree that all your communications with the Communication Channels are public, and thus you have no expectation of privacy regarding your use of the Communication Channels. Century Game is not responsible for information that you choose to share on the Communication Channels, or for the actions of other users.

You agree that your use of the Services shall be lawful and that you will comply with the usage rules. In furtherance of the foregoing, and as an example and not as a limitation, you agree not to use the Services in order to:

  • post, upload, transmit or otherwise disseminate information that is obscene, indecent, vulgar, pornographic, sexual or otherwise objectionable
  • defame, libel, ridicule, mock, stalk, threaten, harass, intimidate or abuse anyone, hatefully, racially, ethnically or, in a reasonable person’s view, otherwise offensive or objectionable
  • upload or transmit (or attempt to upload or transmit) files that contain viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, cancelbots, corrupted files or data, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of the Services or other users’ computers
  • violate the contractual, personal, intellectual property or other rights of any party including using, uploading, transmitting, distributing, or otherwise making available any information made available through the Services in any manner that infringes any copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, or other right of any party (including rights of privacy or publicity)
  • attempt to obtain passwords or other private information from other members
  • improperly use support channels or complaint buttons to make false reports to Century Game
  • develop, distribute, or publicly inform other members of “auto” software programs, “macro” software programs or other “cheat utility” software program or applications in violation of the applicable license agreements
  • exploit, distribute or publicly inform other members of any game error, miscue or bug which gives an unintended advantage
  • violate any applicable laws or regulations, or promote or encourage any illegal activity including, but not limited to, hacking, cracking or distribution of counterfeit software, or cheats or hacks for the Services.

WITHOUT LIMITING ANY OTHER REMEDIES, CENTURY GAME MAY LIMIT, SUSPEND, TERMINATE, MODIFY, OR DELETE ACCOUNTS OR ACCESS TO THE SERVICE OR PORTIONS THEREOF IF YOU ARE, OR CENTURY GAME SUSPECTS THAT YOU ARE, FAILING TO COMPLY WITH ANY OF THESE TERMS OF SERVICE OR FOR ANY ACTUAL OR SUSPECTED ILLEGAL OR IMPROPER USE OF THE SERVICE, WITH OR WITHOUT NOTICE TO YOU. YOU CAN LOSE YOUR USER NAME AND PERSONA IN THE SERVICE AS A RESULT OF ACCOUNT TERMINATION OR LIMITATION, AS WELL AS ANY BENEFITS, PRIVILEGES, EARNED ITEMS AND PURCHASED ITEMS ASSOCIATED WITH YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE, AND CENTURY GAME IS UNDER NO OBLIGATION TO COMPENSATE YOU FOR ANY SUCH LOSSES OR RESULTS.

WITHOUT LIMITING OUR OTHER REMEDIES, CENTURY GAME MAY LIMIT, SUSPEND OR TERMINATE THE SERVICE AND USER ACCOUNTS OR PORTIONS THEREOF, PROHIBIT ACCESS TO OUR GAMES AND SITES, AND THEIR CONTENT, SERVICES AND TOOLS, DELAY OR REMOVE HOSTED CONTENT, AND TAKE TECHNICAL AND LEGAL STEPS TO PREVENT USERS FROM ACCESSING THE SERVICE IF CENTURY GAME BELIEVE THAT THEY ARE CREATING RISK OR POSSIBLE LEGAL LIABILITIES, INFRINGING THE INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS OF THIRD PARTIES, OR ACTING INCONSISTENTLY WITH THE LETTER OR SPIRIT OF OUR TERMS OR POLICIES. ADDITIONALLY, CENTURY GAME MAY, IN APPROPRIATE CIRCUMSTANCES AND AT OUR SOLE DISCRETION, SUSPEND OR TERMINATE ACCOUNTS OF USERS WHO MAY BE REPEAT INFRINGERS OF THIRD PARTY INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS.

CENTURY GAME RESERVES THE RIGHT TO TERMINATE ANY ACCOUNT THAT HAS BEEN INACTIVE FOR 180 DAYS.

Privacy and Protection of Personal Information

Information collected from you is subject to the pertinent social network’s policy. By using the Services, you may be granting your social network permission to share your e-mail address and any other personally identifiable information with Century Game. Please see Century Game’s Privacy Policy for more information on the collection and use of your information. You acknowledge and agree that the Privacy Policy is incorporated and made part of these Terms.

Disclaimer of Warranty

You agree that your use of the Services shall be at your sole risk, and that Century Game provides the Services on an “as is” basis. To the fullest extent permitted by law, Century Game, its Affiliates, officers, directors, employees, and agents disclaim all warranties, express or implies, in connection with the website and your use thereof including implied warranties of title, merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement, accuracy, authority, completeness, usefulness, and timeliness. Century Game HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. Century Game makes no warranties or representations about the accuracy or completeness of the content of the Services and of the content of any sites linked to the Services; Century Game assumes no liability or responsibility for any (i) errors, mistakes, or inaccuracies of content, (ii) personal injury or property damage, of any nature whatsoever, resulting from your access to and use of the Services, (iii) any unauthorized access to or use of our secure servers and/or any and all personal information and/or financial information stored therein, (iv) any interruption or cessation of transmission to or from the Services, (v) any bugs, viruses, Trojan horses, or the like which may be transmitted to or through the Services by any third party, and/or (vi) any errors or omissions in any content or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any content posted, emailed, transmitted, or otherwise made available via the Services.

Limitation of Liability

CENTURY GAME DOES NOT GUARANTEE THAT YOU WILL BE ABLE TO ACCESS OR USE THE SERVICES AT ALL TIMES OR ALL LOCATIONS, OR THAT CENTURY GAME WILL HAVE ADEQUATE CAPACITY FOR THE SERVICES IN ANY SPECIFIC GEOGRAPHIC AREA.

TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY FOR ANY DISPUTE WITH CENTURY GAME IS TO STOP USING THE SERVICES, AND TO CANCEL YOUR ACCOUNT. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT CENTURY GAME IS NOT LIABLE FOR ANY ACT OR FAILURE TO ACT REGARDING CONDUCT, COMMUNICATION OR CONTENT ON THE SERVICES TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. THE DISCLAIMERS OF LIABILITY CONTAINED HEREIN APPLY TO ANY AND ALL DAMAGES OR INJURY WHATSOEVER CAUSED BY OR RELATED TO USE OF, OR INABILITY TO USE, THE SERVICES UNDER ANY CAUSE OR ACTION WHATSOEVER OF ANY JURISDICTION.

IN NO EVENT WILL CENTURY GAME BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANYONE ELSE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOSS OF BUSINESS, REVENUE, PROFITS, USE, DATA, OR OTHER ECONOMIC ADVANTAGE), HOWEVER IT ARISES, WHETHER FOR BREACH OF CONTRACT OR IN TORT, EVEN IF THEY HAVE BEEN INFORMED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE.

YOU FURTHER AGREE THAT CENTURY GAME IS NOT LIABLE, AND YOU AGREE NOT TO SEEK TO HOLD CENTURY GAME LIABLE, FOR THE CONDUCT OF THIRD PARTIES, INCLUDING OTHER USERS OF THE SERVICES, AND THAT THE RISK OF THE SERVICES AND THE THIRD PARTY WEBSITES AND OF INJURY FROM THE FOREGOING RESTS ENTIRELY WITH YOU, INCLUDING DAMAGE OR LOSS OF ANY KIND.

UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL CENTURY GAME BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR MORE THAN THE AMOUNT YOU HAVE CENTURY GAME PARLOR IN THE NINETY (90) DAYS IMMEDIATELY PRECEDING THE DATE ON WHICH YOU FIRST ASSERT ANY CLAIM.

Exclusion

Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of certain warranties or the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, so the limitations above may not apply to you.

Indemnification by You

You agree to defend, indemnify and hold Century Game harmless from and against any claim, liability, loss, injury, damage, cost, or expense, including attorneys’ fees and costs, incurred by Century Game, arising out of or resulting from your access or use of the Services including, but not limited to, your breach or alleged breach of any term, condition, obligation, representation or warranty contained in these Terms; any User Content posted, transmitted or provided by you or on your behalf; your violation of any third party’s intellectual property or other legal rights; and the illegal or improper use of your user account.

Limitations Period for Claims

Notwithstanding any law to the contrary, you agree that you will not initiate any legal action against Century Game arising out of or related in any way to your account(s), use of the Services, these Terms, the Privacy Policy, and/or any related matter, more than one (1) year after such cause of action accrues that is the basis of your legal action.

Injunctive Relief

You acknowledge and agree that the rights granted to you and your obligations to Century Game under these Terms are unique and irreplaceable in nature, and the loss of which will irreparably harm Century Game and cannot be compensated by monetary damages alone. You agree that Century Game shall be entitled to injunctive or other equitable relief (without the obligations of posting any bond or surety) in the event of any breach or anticipatory breach by you. You irrevocably waive all rights to seek injunctive or other equitable relief and agree to limit your claims to monetary damages only.

Severability

You and Century Game agree that if any portion of these Terms of Service or of the Century Game Privacy Policy is found illegal or unenforceable, in whole or in part by any court of competent jurisdiction, such provision shall, as to such jurisdiction, be ineffective solely to the extent of such determination of invalidity or unenforceability without affecting the validity or enforceability thereof in any other manner or jurisdiction and without affecting the remaining provisions of the terms, which shall continue to be in full force and effect.

No Waiver

The failure of Century Game to require or enforce strict performance by you of any provision of these Terms of Service or the Century Game Privacy Policy or failure to exercise any right under them shall not be construed as a waiver or relinquishment of Century Game’s right to assert or rely upon any such provision or right in that or any other instance.

The express waiver by Century Game of any provision, condition, or requirement of these Terms of Service or the Century Game Privacy Policy shall not constitute a waiver of any future obligation to comply with such provision, condition or requirement.

Except as expressly and specifically set forth in these Terms of Service, no representations, statements, consents, waivers, or other acts or omissions by Century Game shall be deemed a modification of these Terms of Service nor legally binding, unless documented in physical writing, hand signed by You and a duly appointed officer of Century Game.

Notices

We may notify you via postings on www.[centurygame.com], and via e-mail or any other communications means to contact you .All notices given by you or required from you under these Terms of Service or the Century Game Privacy Policy shall be in writing and shall be sent to the following e-mail: [support@centurygame.com]. Any notices that you provide without compliance with this Section on Notices shall have no legal effect.

General

If a dispute arises between you and Century Game, we strongly encourage you to first contact us directly to seek a resolution by going to our customer support site at https://[ http://www.centurygame.com/contact-us/] or by sending a letter to our customer e-mail: [support@centurygame.com].
By visiting or using the Services, you agree that the laws of Hong Kong, without regard to principles of conflict of laws and regardless of your location, will govern these Terms and any dispute of any sort that might arise between you and Century Game. Any claim or dispute between you and Century Game that arises in whole or in part from your use of the Services shall be referred to and finally resolved by arbitration administered by the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (HKIAC) under the HKIAC Administered Arbitration Rules in force when the Notice of Arbitration is submitted. The seat of arbitration shall be Hong Kong.

These Terms of Service, any supplemental policies and any documents expressly incorporated by reference herein (including the Century Game Privacy Policy), contain the entire understanding of you and Century Game, and supersede all prior understandings of the parties hereto relating to the subject matter hereof, whether electronic, oral or written, or whether established by custom, practice, policy or precedent, between you and us with respect to the Service.

Century Game may assign or delegate these Terms of Service and/or the Century Game Privacy Policy, in whole or in part, to any person or entity at any time with or without your consent. You may not assign any of your rights or obligations under these Terms, whether by operation of law or otherwise, without the prior written consent of Century Game, and Century Game may in its sole discretion terminate your account if any purported assignment by you is made.

Century Game shall not be liable for any delay or failure to perform resulting from causes outside the reasonable control of Century Game, including without limitation any failure to perform hereunder due to unforeseen circumstances or cause beyond Century Game’s control such as acts of God, war, terrorism, riots, embargoes, acts of civil or military authorities, fire, floods, accidents, strikes, or shortages of transportation facilities, fuel, energy, labor or materials.