WHAT PERSONAL INFORMATION IS COLLECTED
Personal information is information that can be used, alone or in combination with other available information, to identify you, such as your real full name, email address, phone number and postal address.
Scavengers Studio only collects personal information on a voluntary basis, which means that we do not collect any Personal Information from you unless you provide it to us voluntarily.
WHAT OTHER INFORMATION IS COLLECTED
Information You Provide Us by Using the Service
Registration and Profile Information. When you register for the Service through a platform (e.g. Steam, Microsoft, etc.), we may collect some of your information from the platform such as your username, your platform ID, and other information you may have provided such as a short bio, individual avatar, or profile photo.
Communications and Other Interaction. We may collect information you provide when you play, broadcast, or view game or otherwise access the Service. For example, if you interact with other users, we may collect any information you provide in such interactions. We may also collect information through your communications with our customer support team.
Information We Collect when You Use our Service
We may automatically collect certain technical information from your computer or mobile device when you use the Service.
Device Information. We receive information from your device, including IP address, web browser type, mobile operating system version (to the extent applicable), and unique device identifiers. We may also collect and store your browser settings and preferences.
Usage Information. We receive and store certain types of information whenever you interact with us. For example, we automatically send and receive information to and from your device which we use to automatically update (new features, bug fixes, etc.) our game. We collect aggregate information about the use of our game, including information about users playing the Game Software, such as user-specific behavior, the amount of time played, and the date and time of visits.
In each case, we will collect and record the information we are provided. Other than email addresses provided at your discretion, we do not collect any personal information about our users.
Information from Cookies. We and our service providers may collect information using cookies. Cookies are pieces of information that are stored by your browser on the hard drive or memory of your computer or other Internet access device. Cookies may enable us to personalize your experience on the Service, maintain a persistent session, passively collect demographic information about your computer, and monitor advertisements and other activities. On the Website, we use Google Analytics to collect and process certain analytics data; Google provides some additional privacy options described at www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners.
HOW WE USE YOUR INFORMATION
We use the information we collect about and from you for many purposes, including: providing, supporting, and improving the Service, analyzing how you use the Service, managing our network, and better tailoring content and features. If you use the Service to play or broadcast the Game Software, then we may use your username and other information from your profile to create leaderboards or otherwise enhance gameplay.
We use your information to communicate with you. For example, we may send emails to the email address you provide to verify your account and for informational and operational purposes, such as customer service or system maintenance.
If you subscribe to our newsletter, we will use the email address you provide to send you newsletters or other marketing communications. You may opt out of receiving our newsletter or marketing emails from us by following the unsubscribe instructions included in each newsletter.
Compliance with Applicable Law and Our Own Obligations
We may also process the information we collect about you or from you for the following purposes: (i) to enforce our EULA and prevent or detect hacking activities, security breaches or safety risks in connection with the Service; (ii) as may be required by applicable laws and regulations or requested by any judicial process or governmental agency; and (iii) comply with industry standards and our policies.
We may de-identify your information and process it in an anonymous and aggregated form for other purposes than described above.
HOW WE MAY DISCLOSE YOUR INFORMATION
We may share your information among our licensors, service providers, and other third parties that perform services on our behalf. In addition, we may use third party analytics vendors to evaluate and provide us with information about your use of the Service. We do not share your information with these third parties, but theses analytics service providers may set and access their own cookies, pixel tags, and similar technologies on the Service and they may otherwise collect or have access to information about you which they may collect over time and across different websites. On the Website, we use Google Analytics to collect and process certain analytics data; Google provides some additional privacy options described at www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners.
If you use the Service to play our game, some information about your use of the Service is publicly accessible to other users of the Service. For example, other users may be able to view your username, short bio, and avatar as well as view and track your gameplay. In addition, you have the option of sharing additional information using certain features within the Service.
Third Party Applications
We may enable you to share information from our Service to third party applications or services. For example, you may share gameplay screenshots with third party websites or applications. We are not responsible for how you share this information through these or similar services. These third parties may use or share your information in accordance with their own privacy policies. We strongly suggest you review the third parties’ privacy policies if you use the relevant features.
As Required by Law and Similar Disclosures
We may disclose information about you: (i) if we are required to do so by law, regulation, or legal process, such as a court order or subpoena; (ii) in response to requests by government agencies, such as law enforcement authorities; (iii) when we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to protect against or respond to physical, financial or other harm, injury, or loss to property; or (iv) in connection with an investigation of suspected or actual unlawful activity.
Merger, Sale, or Other Asset Transfers
We reserve the right to transfer your information to service providers, advisors, potential transactional partners, or other third parties in connection with the consideration, negotiation, or completion of a corporate transaction in which we are acquired by or merged with another company or we sell, liquidate, or transfer all or a portion of our assets.
We may also disclose your information with your permission. In addition, we may share anonymous and aggregated reports and information on user demographics and traffic patterns with third parties.
With the exception of the uses specified above, we will not sell, transfer, rent out, share or disclose your personal information to other companies.
INFORMATION FROM CHILDREN UNDER 13
The Service is not intended for children under the age of 13 and we do not knowingly collect information online from children under the age of 13. If you are under 13, please do not submit any personal information to us.
In the event that we learn that we have collected information from a child under age 13, we will delete that information as quickly as possible.
If you believe that we might have gathered any personal information from or about a child under 13 without proper parental consent, please contact us at email@example.com.
WHERE AND HOW LONG YOUR INFORMATION IS KEPT
Scavengers Studio utilizes storage facilities run by Amazon Web Services (DynamoDB & S3) to store your information.
HOW WE PROTECT YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
The security of your personal information is important to us. We follow generally accepted video game industry standards to protect personal information submitted to us against loss, misuse, and alteration, both during transmission and in storage. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially reasonable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
ACCORDINGLY, SCAVENGERS STUDIO DISCLAIMS AND DOES NOT REPRESENT AND WARRANT THAT IT WILL BE ABLE TO MAINTAIN YOUR PRIVACY OR THE SECURITY OF ITS DATA IN REGARD TO YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION.
We will inform you of any material data breaches that we discover that may compromise your personal information.
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