Paintball Game especially cares for the protection of your personal data and strictly comply with the rules of the German data protection laws (Bundesdatenschutzgesetz: BDSG). Therefore we solely collect the technically necessary personal data.
We will not sell your data and will not in any way pass your data to any unauthorized or non-legitimated third party.
The responsible body in sense of the data protection legislation is Paintball Game, The Netherlands.
The following declaration informs you, how we warrant the standards in data protection and which data, for what purpose, we collect.
1. Data Protection of under aged persons
It is for Paintball Game important, that under aged persons may participate in the service, especially in browser-games. For a successful registration we have to impose personal data of the registrant. We truly recommend under aged persons to counsel their parents before registration. User who are younger than 14 years need to have their parents’ permission to use paintball game online or are not allowed to play the paintball game. When using the pay/credit functions in the game under aged persons need there parents to control these functions (this can be setup in permissions on Facebook).
In no case, we will public or give any third party access to personal data of under aged person, Moreover, we recommend to parents or legal guardian, to use child-proof lock systems during the use of Internet. This can prevent children to give their personal data away without permission.
2. Kind of data we collect, how and for what purpose
This declaration of private policy and data protection relates to all personal or non personal data and all statistic analysis.
a. Non personal Data
During the use of our websites, forums and browser-games, we collect the following non-personal information till automatic deletion:
- IP addresses including time and date
- Date and time of use
- Name and URL of requested files
- Information of successful request
- Browser type and operating system
- Name of your Internet access provider
- Eventually Time of registration
All these information were collected to warrant access to provided services, for system security, technical administration of network infrastructure and for improvement of the services. IP addresses will only be exploited in case of critical attacks to our network infrastructure.
We will not generate any personal profiles of use, except anonymised. This is in compliance with article 15 paragraph 3 German tele-media law (Telemediengesetz, TMG), as long as the user do not disagrees. The user will be advised about the foregoing during the registration process. We will not combine anonymised user profiles with personal data of the user.
Our website uses so-called cookies in order to provide full functionality, safety, to keep services effective and best quality services. These are small files, which are saved to your computer and can be read to identify the user and its preferences and technical information. If you do not agree to these cookies being saved, you can deactivate them by making an appropriate setting in your email browser. This enables the browser-game to verify if a user had visited this site before or to restore his user name. Cookies can also contain information to make the next visit more comfortable or informative. Cookies can also contain information of the used operation system, the browser software and or the domain name of the used Internet service provider. Accept from mentioned cookies, Paintball Game will not save or access any information of the computer of the user and will not save personal information or data (like the natural name) within a cookie. Most of the used cookies are so-called session cookies, which were deleted after each visit of the website and browser game. Our cookies do not harm your computer in any way.
Some functionality on our website and in our browser games will then not be available to you, however. Alternatively you can check the function “delete cookies at the end of browsing session” in your internet browser. Then cookies will not be stored after the end of your browsing session each time you visit our website.
Use of Google Analytics
Use of social networks; Facebook’s “Like”-button
User shall be enabled to share their fortune and benefits with others in their virtual social network. We may provide in our browser game website buttons which connects the browser-games with the services of the social networks. In case of the use of “like”-button of Facebook, the user agrees that personal information were sent to the server of Facebook. If the “like”-button is integrated in a browser game website, the IP-address of a user can be sent to Facebook even without a click on the “like”-button. This does not allow any conclusions to the user identity.
b. Personal data
Personal data means single information about any individual circumstances, personal or objective facts, of a user of our browser-game.
During the execution of browser games, personal data will be asked from the user, like user name, email address and password. It is also necessary to save data like time of playing, bought items, friend-lists etc.
For proper running of the services in case of browser games, we have to secure the executed game software and the compliance of the terms and rules of use. We reserve the right to use special client software to secure theses mentioned needs. So we provide to all users the right way of use and prevent in game cheating and data manipulation. These anti-cheat-tools will be started with the connected browser game software and transmit game analysis data to inhibit known unauthorized technical manipulation (like cheats and hacks). No data or check, except necessary for the fulfillment of this purpose, will be transmitted. Explicitly there will be no data analysis of any in game chat or communication or of any non game related information on the computer of the user. As long as there will be no manipulation of the game detected, no personal information will be transmitted to Paintball Game server, accept these who are essential for the provision of the game. In case of detection of any manipulation or breach of the user terms, Paintball Game will only obtain this information, which is necessary to remedy this manipulation or breach. Paintball Game will expressively inform the user before an installation of such a client-software and the user will be able to reinstall it or to abort the installing process.
After the final use of any browser game of Paintball Game and the period for the last billing, all personal data of the user will be deleted or anonymised, except they will be needed for a contractual relation between Paintball Game and user or has to be saved by law. Anonymised data will not allow any conclusion to the identity of the former user and will only be used for statistic purpose or continuance of game requirements.
Personal data will only be given to third parties in case of item selling transactions, to fulfill the contract about these virtual items. This third party may be a payment service like Paypal, Paysafe, Facebook Credits or MultiSafepay. The required personal data for the transaction could be the name, address, username, password, payment information and IP-address. All transmission of personal data for this purpose will be in strict compliance to the related law and only for the fulfillment of the item-selling contract.
The third party payment-services are responsible for the compliance with the data protection rules on their own. The user of these payment services accepted the data protection declaration of the payment service and is aware of the individual responsibility to ensure data protection.
All user data connecting to the payment transaction where separately saved from the rest of the data of the user.
c. Physically and technically data protection
Paintball Game will warrant the protection of personal data through adequate electronical, physical, contractual, employment related and administrative issues against any unauthorized access, use or loss with the state of the art. The server with the related information and personal data will be in a controlled area, closed to any unauthorized access. Security relevant information of a user, like credit card information, will be transmitted via SSL encryption.
Paintball Game will also contractual or administrative ensure that all mentioned obligations related to data protection will be abided by any employee or sub contracted person or company.
d. Right of information
Unfortunately we will not respond to requests for information made by telephone since we are unable to verify the identity of the requestor.
e. Option of objection to the use of personal data
f. Validation and inclusion
By using the browser game the user declares his agreement of this data protection policy and agrees with the present use, collection and processing of his personal data. This present declaration of data is valid and dated to December, 21st 2012.
Because of the future developments in technical and legal ways, Paintball Game reserves the right to change this data protection policy for the future. We recommend to read the actual and present data protection policy from time to time.