Last updated 2016-11-01
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“Personal Information” is any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person, such as by way of example only, your name, email address, billing address and credit card number.
By using our Sites, Games or Services, you agree and acknowledge that Paradox collects and processes Personal Information from you when i) purchasing goods and services from our stores; ii) registering for a Game or a Paradox account; iii) play our Games or use our Services, in particular when participating in games online; iv) entering a competition or similar event; v) signing up for play- and beta tests or send us a game pitch; vi) registering a complaint or withdrawal request; vii) registering to receive newsletters or other commercial messages from us; viii) in relation to customer service or technical support; ix) when visiting age-gated areas of our Sites; or x) any other exchange with Paradox that you initiate in relation to the use of our Sites, Services or Games.
When registering a Paradox Account through our Services, you will be required to enter your email address, country of residence, and your date of birth. You also have the option to enter your name and address.
Purchasing a Game or Service requires you to submit additional Personal Information, such as a valid credit card number or Paypal account information and shipping address.
When you run a Game, Paradox may collect your SteamID, PSN ID, Paradox Account ID and/or any other such ID you use in relation to the Game. When you play our Games, Paradox collects information about your progress and activities in the Games.
We may also receive Personal Information about you, such as your name, email address, and shipping and billing address, if you have purchased a Game through one of our partners.
If you choose to, your Personal Information may be used to send you newsletters, promotional notices or other offers of Services and Games which may be of interest to you.
We will not use Personal Information for any purpose that is inconsistent with the purpose for which the data was originally collected.
Paradox may release Personal Information when required to do so by court order or otherwise according to law.
Your Personal Information may be transferred to the successor or assignee of Paradox in the event of a merger, reorganization, acquisition, bankruptcy, or other similar event.
You may unsubscribe to newsletters by following the instructions in the newsletter you receive. Our newsletters contains mechanisms which allow you to opt-out from receiving further newsletters from us.
If you have created a Paradox Account, you can access and change some or all Personal Information you have shared with us by logging in to your Paradox account at https://accounts.paradoxplaza.com
Some of our Sites, Services and Games provide chats, forums or other means of messaging between users. We encourage you to be careful when sharing Personal Information with other users who may be unknown to you. Paradox is not responsible for such Personal Information which you make available to third parties.
Paradox will NEVER ask for your password to be sent separately or in clear text. Anyone doing so is probably trying to steal your stuff.
When you chose a forum name or other nickname for our Services or Games, we ask that you do not use your own or another person´s real name, or a name protected by copyright or trademark.
Your Personal Information may be transferred and stored outside of the European Union, or the European Economic Area, in a country which does not provide adequate level of protection for Personal Information in the meaning of Directive 95/46 of October 24th 1995.
Paradox maintains physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards to help guard Personal Information. If transactions are offered on the Site, transaction information is transmitted to and from the Site in encrypted form using industry-standard Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) connections to help protect such information from interception. Paradox restricts authorized access to your Personal Information to those persons who have a legitimate purpose to access it. Paradox also has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under our control (e.g., verification of Site user’s identity through username and password). Please be aware, however, that any e-mail or other transmission you send through the Internet cannot be completely protected against unauthorized interception, and it is your sole responsibility to protect the secrecy of your password. Paradox or our employees will NEVER ask for your password to be sent separately or in clear text.
Paradox does not knowingly collect information from children under 13 years of age. Paradox strongly recommends parents or guardians to instruct their children to not disclose any Personal Information when online. Parents or guardians who are concerned about the transfer of Personal Information may contact us at www.paradoxplaza.com/support or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Example of improved experience: If you visit our forum, you will not be asked for your password every time you visit, but rather every now and then, or when you clear your cookies manually.
Paradox uses the following cookies on the Site, for the following purposes:
- Strictly Necessary Cookies: These cookies are necessary for the Site to function. They are usually set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services, such as logging in or filling in forms. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of the Site might then not work. These cookies do not store any Personal I Information;
- Performance Cookies: These cookies allow us to count visits and traffic sources in order to measure and improve the performance of the Site. These cookies help us to know which pages are the most and least popular and how visitors move around the Site. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. If you do not allow these cookies, we will not know when you have visited our Site, and will not be able to monitor its performance;
- Functionality Cookies: These cookies enable the Site to provide enhanced functionality and personalization. They may be set by us or by third party providers whose services have been added to the Site. If you do not allow these cookies, some or all of these services may not function properly;
Please note that most web browser applications (such as Microsoft Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome) have features that can notify you when you receive a cookie or prevent cookies from being sent. In Internet Explorer, you can refuse all cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Internet Options”, “Privacy”, and selecting “Block all cookies” using the sliding selector. In Firefox, you can adjust your cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Options” and “Privacy”. In Google Chrome, you can also adjust your cookies by clicking on “Settings”, “Show advanced settings”, “Content settings” and on the “Privacy” section.
If you disable cookies, however, you may not be able to use certain personalized functions of the Site.
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