Grant of a Limited License to Use the Service. Subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement and your agreement to and continuing compliance with this Agreement, W.O.A.L.M. hereby grants you a revocable, non-transferable, non-sub licensable and non-exclusive license to use the Service solely for your own non-commercial entertainment purposes by accessing it with a web browser or an authorized, unmodified Game client.
Additional License Limitations. The license granted to you in Section 1 is subject to the limitations set forth in Sections 1 and 2 (collectively, the "License Limitations"). Any use of the Service or any Game in violation of the License Limitations will be regarded as an infringement of W.O.A.L.M. copyrights in and to the Service and/or Game. You agree that you will not, under any circumstances:
create or use cheats, automation software (bots), hacks, mods or any other unauthorized third-party software designed to modify the Service, any Game or any Game experience;
exploit the Service, a Game or any part thereof for any commercial purpose, including without limitation (a) use at a cyber cafe, computer gaming center or any other commercial establishment without the express written consent of W.O.A.L.M., unless otherwise stated in a EULA; (b) to communicate or facilitate any commercial advertisement or solicitation; (c) for gathering in-game currency, items or resources for sale outside the Game without W.O.A.L.M. authorization; (d) selling or trading Game characters or accounts for the Service and/or a Game; or (e) performing in-game services in exchange for payment outside the Game, e.g., power-leveling;
use the Service for any “e-sports” or group competition sponsored, promoted or facilitated by any commercial or non-profit entity without W.O.A.L.M. prior written consent;
buy or sell for real money or in exchange for in-game currency, items or resources that may be used in a Game outside the Game without W.O.A.L.M. authorization;
let any third party (except for a minor as stipulated under Section 4 below) use your account on the Service or for a Game;
use any unauthorized third-party software that intercepts, "mines", or otherwise collects information from or through any Game or the Service, including without limitation any software that reads areas of RAM used by any Game or the Service to store information about a character or a Game environment; provided, however, that W.O.A.L.M. may, at its sole and absolute discretion, allow the use of certain third party user interfaces;
modify or cause to be modified any files that are a part of any Game or the Service in any way not expressly authorized by W.O.A.L.M.;
host, provide or develop matchmaking services for any Game or the Service, or intercept, emulate or redirect the communication protocols used by W.O.A.L.M. in any way, for any purpose, including without limitation unauthorized play over the internet, network play, or as part of content aggregation networks;
facilitate, create or maintain any unauthorized connection to any Game or the Service, including without limitation (a) any connection to any unauthorized server that emulates, or attempts to emulate, the Service or any Game; and (b) any connection using programs or tools not expressly approved by W.O.A.L.M.; or
disrupt or assist in the disruption of (i) any computer used to support the Service or any Game environment (each a "Server"); or (ii) any other player's Game experience. ANY ATTEMPT BY YOU TO DISRUPT THE SERVICE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF ANY GAME MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS.
Accessing the Service.
Account Eligibility. You may establish an Account only if you are a “natural person” and 17 years of age or older. Note that certain features of the Service, or Games playable on the Service, may not be available to minors. Corporations, Limited Liability Companies, partnerships and other legal or business entities may not establish an Account. Individuals prohibited by W.O.A.L.M. from using the Service may not create or use an Account. By accepting this Agreement, you hereby represent and warrant that you meet these eligibility requirements. If at any time W.O.A.L.M. becomes aware that you have registered an Account without meeting the foregoing requirements, W.O.A.L.M. reserves the right to take steps to suspend, terminate and/or delete the Account.
Establishing an Account. When creating or updating an Account on the Service, you are required to provide W.O.A.L.M. with certain personal information such as your name, address, email address and, in some cases, payment information. An unused Authentication Key provided to you by W.O.A.L.M. will be required when adding a Game license to an Account. A Game license must be added to an Account before you can play that Game online, where applicable. You agree that you will supply accurate and complete information to W.O.A.L.M. when requested, and that you will update that information promptly after it changes.
Username and Password. During the Account creation process, you may be required to select a unique username and/or a password (collectively referred to hereunder as "Login Information"), and you may not share the Account or the Login Information with anyone other than as expressly set forth herein. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the Login Information, and, provided that you act negligently or willfully, you will be responsible for all uses of the Login Information, including purchases, whether or not authorized by you. In the event you become aware of or reasonably suspect any breach of security, including without limitation any loss, theft, or unauthorized disclosure of the Login Information, you must immediately notify W.O.A.L.M. through our web contact form via Ticket Submit.
Termination of Service.
If you fail to comply with any terms contained in this Agreement, the In Game Policies and/or a Game EULA, W.O.A.L.M. will provide you with a warning of your non-compliance. In case of a serious violation of this Agreement, the in Game Policies and/or a Game EULA, W.O.A.L.M. will be entitled to immediately terminate the Service without any prior warning. Serious violations are violations of important provisions which include Sections 2, 5.2 and 9 of this Agreement or repeated violations of other provisions of this Agreement, the in Game Policies and/or a Game EULA, including further non-compliance where you already have received a prior warning.
You are entitled to terminate this Service at any time by ceasing all use of the Service, except, however, products purchased on the Service. You can cancel your Account registered to you at any time by following the instructions on the Website.
Agreements. W.O.A.L.M. may, from time to time, change or modify this Agreement. In this case W.O.A.L.M. will notify you of any such changes or modifications by providing special notice. If you do not object to the amended Agreement within one (1) month following the special notice, your continued use of the Service will mean that you accept the amended Agreement. With the special notice W.O.A.L.M. will remind you that your continued use after the expiration of one (1) month following the special notice means that you accept any and all changes. Those changes or modifications will not affect essential characteristics of the service.
Software and Services. In an effort to improve its products and services, W.O.A.L.M. may require that you download and install updates to the Service and to the Games you have installed on your computer. You acknowledge and agree that W.O.A.L.M. may update the Service and the Games, including the Game client(s) on your computer, with or without notifying you.
Game clients and Service. The Game clients and the Service (including without limitation any 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 or replays of Games, and the Game client and server software) are copyrighted works owned by W.O.A.L.M. and its licensors. W.O.A.L.M. reserves all rights in connection with the Games and the Service, including without limitation the exclusive right to create derivative works. You agree that you will not create any work based on the Games or the Service except as expressly set forth by W.O.A.L.M. in contest rules.
Account. 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 W.O.A.L.M.. W.O.A.L.M. does not recognize the transfer of Accounts. You may not purchase, sell, gift or trade any Account, or offer to purchase, sell, gift, or trade any Account, and any such attempt shall be null and void.
Virtual Items. W.O.A.L.M. owns, has licensed, or otherwise has rights to all of the content that appears in the Service or the Games. You agree that you have no right or title in or to any such content, including without limitation the virtual goods or currency appearing or originating in any Game, or any other attributes associated with the Account or stored on the Service. W.O.A.L.M. does not recognize any purported transfers of virtual property executed outside of a Game, or the purported sale, gift or trade in the "real world" of anything that appears or originates in a Game, unless otherwise expressly authorized by W.O.A.L.M. in writing.
RESTRICTIONS AND CONDITIONS OF USE
No Violation of Laws. You agree that you will not, in connection with your use of a Game client or the Service, violate any applicable law or regulation.
Misuse of Service. You may not connect to or use the Service in any way not expressly permitted by this Agreement. Without limiting the foregoing, you agree that you will not (a) institute, assist, or become involved in any type of attack, including without limitation denial of service attacks, upon the Service or otherwise attempt to disrupt the Service or any other person's use of the Service; or (b) attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Service, Accounts registered to other players, or the computer systems or networks connected to the Service.
No Data Mining. You agree that you will not (a) obtain or attempt to obtain any information from the Service or any Game using any method not expressly permitted by W.O.A.L.M.; (b) intercept, examine or otherwise observe any proprietary communications protocol used by a client or the Service, whether through the use of a network analyzer, packet sniffer or other device; (c) use any third-party software to collect information from or through a Game client or the Service, including without limitation information about your character, any Account registered to you, virtual items, other players, or other Game data.
User Content. “User Content” means any communications, images, sounds, and all the material and information that you upload or transmit through a Game client or the Service, or that other users upload or transmit, including without limitation any chat text. You hereby grant W.O.A.L.M. a perpetual, irrevocable, worldwide, paid-up, non-exclusive, license, including the right to sublicense to third parties, and right to reproduce, fix, adapt, modify, translate, reformat, create derivative works from, manufacture, introduce into circulation, publish, distribute, sell, license, sublicense, transfer, rent, lease, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, or provide access to electronically, broadcast, communicate to the public by telecommunication, display, perform, enter into computer memory, and use and practice such User Content as well as all modified and derivative works thereof. To the extent permitted by applicable laws, you hereby waive any moral rights you may have in any User Content.
Collection of Non-Personal Data. W.O.A.L.M. shall have the right to obtain "non-personal" data from your connection to the Service in order to make certain demographic assumptions regarding the users of Service without any further notice to you.
Content Screening and Disclosure. W.O.A.L.M. does not, and cannot, pre-screen or monitor all User Content. However, if W.O.A.L.M. becomes aware of unlawful or illegal User Content, this content will be deleted or access to such content will be blocked.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES. FOR RESIDENTS OF THE EUROPEAN UNION THE WARRANTIES APPLY AS PER APPLICABLE STATUTARY LAW. FOR ANY RESIDENTS OUTSIDE THE EUROPEAN UNION THE FOLLOWING APPLIES: THE SERVICE IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS FOR YOUR USE, WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, AND THOSE ARISING FROM COURSE OF DEALING OR USAGE OF TRADE. W.O.A.L.M. DOES NOT WARRANT THAT YOU WILL BE ABLE TO ACCESS OR USE THE SERVICE AT THE TIMES OR LOCATIONS OF YOUR CHOOSING; THAT THE SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE; THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED; OR THAT THE GAME CLIENT OR THE SERVICE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY; SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY; INDEMNIFICATION
W.O.A.L.M. is liable in accordance with statutory law (i) in case of intentional breach, (ii) in case of gross negligence, (iii) for damages arising as result of any injury to life, limb or health or (iv) under any applicable product liability act. Gross negligence refers to an action or omission of significant carelessness, demonstrating a clear disregard of one’s basic duties.
GOVERNING LAW. This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Greece.
DISCLOSURES; THIRD PARTY FEATURES.
Facebook. If you have registered a “Facebook Account” you may opt-in to the “Facebook Friends” feature which will allow you to see which of your Facebook friends are registered on the Service. The “Facebook Account” is subject to separate terms and conditions provided by Facebook Inc. Note that if you have a Facebook account, your Facebook friends will be able to associate your screen name with your real name on the Service when they use the Facebook Friends feature. Facebook disclaims all liability it may otherwise incur as a result of this Agreement and/or your use of the Service.
Export Controls. The files, programs, and any and all computer code contained or utilized by the Service may not be re-exported, downloaded or otherwise exported into any country against which the U.S. Government maintains comprehensive economic sanctions or to anyone on the U.S. Treasury Department's list of Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons or the U.S. Commerce Department's Denied Persons List or Entity List. Additionally, W.O.A.L.M. is also restricted from providing services that may be available through the Service to all such countries and/or individuals. You represent and warrant that you are not located in, under the control of, or a national or resident of any such country or on any such list.
Assignment. W.O.A.L.M. may assign this Agreement, in whole or in part, to any person or entity at any time with or without your consent, as long as the assignment does not reduce your rightsYou may not assign this Agreement without W.O.A.L.M. prior written consent, and any unauthorized assignment by you shall be null and void.
Severability. If any part of this Agreement is determined to be invalid or unenforceable, then that portion shall be severed, and the remainder of the Agreement shall be given full force and effect.
Attorneys' Fees. In the event any litigation is brought by either party in connection with this Agreement, the prevailing party in such litigation shall be entitled to recover from the other party all the reasonable costs, attorneys' fees and other expenses incurred by such prevailing party in the litigation.
No Waiver. Our failure to enforce any provision of the TOU shall in no way be construed to be a present or future waiver of such provision, nor in any way affect the right of any party to enforce each and every such provision thereafter. The express waiver by us of any provision, condition or requirement of the TOU shall not constitute a waiver of any future obligation to comply with such provision, condition or requirement.
Equitable Remedies. You hereby agree that W.O.A.L.M. would be irreparably damaged if the terms of this Agreement were not specifically enforced, and therefore you agree that we shall be entitled, without bond, other security, or proof of damages, to appropriate equitable remedies with respect to breaches of the TOU, in addition to such other remedies as we may otherwise have available to us under applicable laws.
Force Majeure. W.O.A.L.M. shall not be liable for any delay or failure to perform resulting from causes outside the reasonable control of W.O.A.L.M., including without limitation any failure to perform hereunder due to unforeseen circumstances or cause beyond W.O.A.L.M. control such as acts of God, war, terrorism, riots, embargoes, acts of civil or military authorities, fire, floods, or accidents.