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1. UltraStar Account
An UltraStar Account ("Account") may be required to access and use some UltraStar Services. To create an Account, you must have an email address, and provide truthful and accurate information. You must be eligible to use the UltraStar Services for which you are registering. In addition, some UltraStar Services may require creation of a "user name" or a "persona" to represent you in game and online. User names and personas are tied to your Account. You may not use a user name or persona that is used by someone else, is vulgar or offensive, or otherwise violates the Terms of Service.
The entire contents of the UltraStar Community Network not published by the UltraStar Community Network Users are protected by copyright (unless otherwise indicated).
"Entitlements" are licensed rights granted, awarded, provided and/or purchased by you to access and/or use online or off-line elements or features of UltraStar Services and/or products. Entitlements include but are not limited to paid and free downloadable content, unlockable content, digital and/or virtual assets, rights of use tied to unlock keys or codes, serial codes and/or online authentication of any kind, in-game achievements and virtual or fictional currency not otherwise governed by a Digital Services Agreement.
4. Use and Expiration of Content and Entitlements/General License Restrictions
5. Compliance with Laws
You are responsible for complying with all applicable laws, rules and regulations, all third-party rights and all UltraStar policies. You shall not use the UlraStar Community Network in a manner that violates such laws, rules and regulations, third parties' rights or any UltraStar policies or in a manner that is deceptive, unethical, false or misleading.
6. UltraStar Services, Content and Entitlement Availability
We do not guarantee that any Content or Entitlement will be available at all times, in all countries and/or geographic locations, or at any given time or that we will continue to offer particular Content or Entitlements for any particular length of time. We reserve the right to change and update Content and Entitlements without notice to you. Once you have redeemed your Entitlements, that content is not returnable, exchangeable, or refundable for other Entitlements or for cash, or other goods or services.
7. Paid Services
Some UltraStar Services require payment of a fee. You must have an Account and pay the subscription or other fees to participate in these activities.
Fees are payable in advance and are not refundable in whole or in part. SterGames reserves the right to change our fees or billing methods at any time.
You may pay fees using the methods available for the particular UltraStar Service and you agree to the terms and conditions applicable to each payment method you choose.
8. Cancellation of your Account
9. Rules of Conduct
You may violate the Terms of Service if, as determined by SterGames in its sole discretion, you:
Unless otherwise specified, there is no requirement or expectation that SterGames will monitor or record any online activity on UltraStar Services, including communications. However, SterGames reserves the right to access and/or record any online activity on UltraStar Services and you give SterGames your express consent to access and record your activities. SterGames reserves the right to remove any content from any UltraStar Service at SterGames' sole discretion. SterGames has no liability for your or any third party's violation of this Agreement.
If you encounter another user who is violating any of the Rules of Conduct, please report this activity to SterGames using the "Contact Us" functions in the relevant UltraStar Service, if available.
10. Changes to the Terms.
UltraStar may make changes to the Terms from time to time. When these changes are made, UltraStar will make a new copy of the Terms available at http://www.ultrastargame.com/terms-of-use. You understand and agree that if you use the UltraStar Services after the date on which the Terms have changed, SterGames will treat your use as acceptance of the updated Terms. You should check the Terms regularly for changes.