Game Developer Studio.com

Terms and conditions

Please read through the terms conditions before using this site and it's services. These conditions are subject to change and registered users and returning visitors are invited to regularly review them.

General conditions for registered users and visitors

This service is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis. use of the service is at your own risk. to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, the service is provided without warranties of any kind, whether express or implied.

If you have any further queries regarding the conditions laid out in this page or for general enquires you can contact me at the following email address

info@gamedeveloperstudio.com

Registered users

Before visitors are allowed to download data they must first register an account. The term registered user applies to users who have opened an account at gamedeveloperstudio.com. Users who register at gamedeveloperstudio must be aware of the following conditions.

You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account access details including username, email and password. You shall not distribute this access information or allow others to use this access information to gain access to this site and your account. You agree to take reasonable steps to prevent others from obtaining your access information and to notify gamedeveloperstudio of any unauthorized access by anyone. If it is determined that access to your account has been granted due to negligence on your behalf, any credit deducted from your account by fruadulent use shall not be refunded.

As a registered user you will have permission to download and use free and priced assets from gamedeveloperstudio.com. Before you do this you should be aware of the following conditions

Users with permission to download content from our servers acknowledge that they do so at their own risk. The utmost care is taken to asses the quality and content of the work provided to gamedeveloperstudio by ourselves and by other artists but we can never fully guarantee the security of downloadable digital goods. gamedeveloperstudio.com is excused from liability for any physical or economical damages resulting from the download of files from this website, Including but not limited to malware, spyware, viruses, trojans, worms , incorrect or incomplete information and misinformation. Gamedeveloperstudio retains the right to deny access, remove or charge for content as and when it sees fit. user will always be advised for any charges.

User compliance

As a registered user you may be able to upload content to our server you agree abide by the following rules. Users found in breach of these rules will have their account terminated

-Not to post content which may offend other users and or general site visitors
-Intentionally use/abuse the site in any other way than it's original purpose.
-Not to post spam , adverts and backlinks to.
-Not to post content offensive content.
-In no way try to circumvent gamedeveloperstudio security measures.

To register it is necessary to submit certain details and personal information. Personal information about you is held on our servers this includes information submitted by you upon sign up and information we have collected about your use of this site, such as files downloaded, pages visited etc.

The information stored by gamedeveloperstudio.com is as follows

-Your email address
-Your password
-Your i.p address
-Your name(s)
-your user name
-Any information you choose to add by your own volition

This basic information is asked for upon registration. If you do not want this information to be stored do not open an account. As well as the basic information above we also collect data about your use of the site

What we do with this data

The information you supply is necessary for validation purposes. It allows gamedeveloperstudio to confirm who you are and allow you access to your personal profile. Your data is used for the sole purpose of validation. Email addresses are not sold to third parties and gamedeveloperstudio.com does not take part in any emailing campaigns for third parties or affiliates.

It is possible that in the future gamedeveloperstudio.com may from time to time email you to make you aware of new features associated with this website including new security alerts, content alerts and necessary communication. with the exception of security alerts you will always have the option to opt out of receiving email from the site.

Crediting your account

Registered users also have the option of purchasing priced assets on this website. In order to purchase users must first credit their accounts with real money via the PayPal. Users who credit their accounts accept they are aware of the following conditions.

Credits are non-transferable and can only be used to purchase digital items available at gamedeveloperstudio.com

Credits on gamedeveloperstudio are equal to the US dollar currency, 1.00 in gamedeveloperstudio credit is equal to 1.00 US dollar

When a deposit is made the user's paypal account or financial institution may make extra charges for currency conversion. This is a seperate charge for a service offered by said financial institution and shall not be reimbursted by gamedeveloperstudio.com

No financial data about users, apart from the amount of gamedeveloperstudio credits,is kept on gamedeveloperstudio servers. All financial transactions take place on PayPal servers.

Should any problem occur during the payment process users are obligated to first contact me Robert Brooks as soon as possible via the email address info@gamedeveloperstudio.com

To the maximum extent of the law credits are non-refundable (see below for asset refunds) and are deposited at ones own risk in their gamedeveloperstudio account. gamedeveloperstudio withholds the right to investigate in it's own reasonable time any fraudulent or unethical activity associated with credited accounts.

Gamedeveloperstudio is not a financial institution and credited accounts shall be considered as a pre-purchased products which allow you to enjoy the services of this website. As such we do not offer any services or guarantees that a financial institution would offer. Gamedeveloperstudio will not act as a fiduciary or as a trustee for you, and is not a licensed financial service provider.

Purchasing assets

Item prices are shown on the main page of each asset. After confirming download the asset price will be deducted from your account credit.

When you purchase an asset from gamedeveloperstudio you promise to us and to the author and owner of the asset that you will uphold the conditions of the license under which it is is released.

You are aware that once an asset has been purchased and downloaded you cannot cancel or exchange or demand refund for said asset unless in the event of a defective asset or misleading product description

You are obliged to inform gamedeveloperstudio.com of any defects or misleading information you may find in any assey you download

You are aware that the author/artist holds ownership and licensing rights to any digital product downloaded from gamedeveloperstudio.com

Gamedeveloperstudio does not promise to make assets continually available to users who have purchased them, you are advised to download and save digital products as soon as you have decided to purchase. The 30 day download service is complementary and is not promised by gamedeveloperstudio or any contributing artist

Artists and authors are allowed to distribute any kind of file type. You must make sure that the file format on sale is your requiered format and that you have the technical ability to use said format

Refund Policy

Due to the nature of digital products refunds will only be given for digital products which are defective for their described purpose.

You may ask for a refund of your purchase within 10 days from the purchase date. Note that you must resign your rights for use of that asset which may include complete removal from any exsiting media or projects both commercial and personal.

Refunds are credited back in gamedeveloperstudio credits

If credits are deducted from your account, due to multiple unsuccessful attempts of retrieving the file, you should contact me, Robert Brooks at info@gamedeveloperstudio.com for a full refund. Downloads are not refunded if more than 28 days from the download date have passed.

Account closure

You fully accept that at any time gamedeveloperstudio.com may terminate your account, in the case of uncredited accounts without prior notice or notice of removal. Credited account holders will be advised and refunded the total amount of credit if they over $5.00 remaining in their account.

Uncredited accounts with more than 36 months of inactivity will be automatically be terminated. Credited accounts are never automatically terminated without acceptance from account holders

Disclaimers

Indemnification

You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless gamedeveloperstudio against all claims, liability, damages, costs and expenses, including reasonable legal fees and expenses, arising out of or related to a breach of this Agreement, the use of this site and the use of any asset either alone or in combination with any other material, your failure to abide by any restriction regarding the use of assets, or any claim by a third party related to the use of a assets, alone or in combination with any other material.

Disclaimers

gamedevleoperstudio provides you with its site and assets on an as is basis. we offer no warranty, explicit or implied, regarding any assets, the site, the accuracy of any information, credited accounts, or any rights or licenses under this agreement including, without limitation, any implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose, or non-fringement, or that the site or any services will be uninterrupted or error-free.

The assets come as they are and I accept no responsibility for economic damages incurred due to limited availability , faulty design or any such other problem. Upon downloading and using any asset either free or paid from this website you confirm that you are aware and fully understand the above mentioned.

Except for any liability which cannot by law be excluded or limited, neither gamedeveloperstudio nor any affiliates or members shall be liable to you or any other third party claiming through it for direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages arising out of, or relating to the use of the images, whether framed as a breach of warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement, upon any legal theory, in tort, contract, failure of essential purpose, or otherwise. In no event shall gamedeveloperstudio or its affiliates` liability for your use of any asset provided hereunder exceed the greater of the amount invoiced and paid by you for the use of that asset.

Security is important and a maximum effort is made to provide users a with a high level of protection for their personal information. However by disclosing your personal information you accept that you could possibly be exposing it to public viewing upon an attempt made to enter gamedeveloperstudio servers. Information is supplied at your own risk and gamedeveloperstudio.com cannot be held liable for any personal or economical damages incurred from information theft.

Intellectual property

There are two distinct groups of intellectual property at gamedeveloperstudio.com. Property owned by the site and property of digital goods, images, items and media available for the publicity of digital goods. Gamedeveloperstudio name, trademark, design and layout is property of gamedeveloperstudio.com and their use is governed by these terms and conditions.

Digital goods remain the intellectual property of their authors and corresponding owners. Gamedeveloperstudio cannot take responsibility for the quality, safety or legality of the items. Gamedeveloperstudio does not guarantee that the items or any contents/media contained within, code, data or any other material do not infringe the intellectual property rights of a third party.

Privacy

Gamedeveloperstudio uses or may use third party programs and applications such as google anylitics and google adsense. The fact that we use this service means or may mean that further information about the use of this site is collected by companies not affiliated with or connected to gamedeveloperstudio.com in any way. Below you will see how our use of said programs affects you

We take your privacy seriously. This policy describes what personal information is collected and used.

Routine Information Collection

All web servers track basic information about their visitors. This information includes, but is not limited to, IP addresses, browser details, timestamps and referring pages. None of this information can personally identify specific visitors to this site. The information is tracked for routine administration and maintenance purposes, and lets me know what pages and information are useful and helpful to visitors.

Cookies and Web Beacons

Where necessary, this site uses cookies to store information about a visitor's preferences and history in order to better serve the visitor and/or present the visitor with customized content.

Advertising partners and other third parties may also use cookies, scripts and/or web beacons to track visitors to our site in order to display advertisements and other useful information. Such tracking is done directly by the third parties through their own servers and is subject to their own privacy policies.

Controlling Your Privacy

Note that you can change your browser settings to disable cookies if you have privacy concerns. Disabling cookies for all sites is not recommended as it may interfere with your use of some sites. The best option is to disable or enable cookies on a per-site basis. Consult your browser documentation for instructions on how to block cookies and other tracking mechanisms.

Special Note About Advertising

Any advertisements served by third party ad publishers and their affiliated companies may be controlled using cookies. These cookies allow companies which serve advertiements to display ads based on your visits to this site and other sites that may use their advertising services.

About Google advertising

This site uses, is using or has used the google adsense ad publishing service, which makes use of the doubleclick cookie

What is the DoubleClick DART cookie?

The DoubleClick DART cookie is used by Google in the ads served on publisher websites displaying AdSense for content ads. When users visit an AdSense publisher’s website and either view or click on an ad, a cookie may be dropped on that end user’s browser. The data gathered from these cookies will be used to help AdSense publishers better serve and manage the ads on their site(s) and across the web. Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy, which can be viewed here

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States . Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above