Game Designer

TERMS OF SERVICE

 

4. Fees and Purchase Terms 


4.1.Purchases


In the Service you may purchase, with "real world" money, a limited, personal, non-transferable, non-sublicensable, revocable license to use (a) "virtual currency", including but not limited to virtual cash or diamonds, all for use in Snowoods games; (b) "virtual in-game items" (together with "virtual currency", "Virtual Items"); and (c) other goods or services ("Merchandise"). You are only allowed to purchase Virtual Items from us or our authorised partners through the Service, and not in any other way.


Snowoods may manage, regulate, control, modify or eliminate Virtual Items and/or Merchandise at any time, with or without notice. Snowoods shall have no liability to you or any third party in the event that Snowoods exercises any such rights.


The transfer of Virtual Items and Merchandise is prohibited except where expressly authorized in the Service. Other than as expressly authorized in the Service, you shall not sell, purchase, redeem or otherwise transfer Virtual Items or Merchandise to any person or entity or attempt any of the aforesaid, including but not limited to Snowoods, another user or any third party.


ALL PURCHASES AND REDEMPTIONS OF VIRTUAL ITEMS MADE THROUGH THE SERVICE ARE FINAL AND NON-REFUNDABLE.


The provision of Virtual Items for use in Snowoods games is a service provided by Snowoods that commences immediately upon acceptance by Snowoods of your purchase.


4.2. Payment of Fees 


You agree to pay all fees and applicable taxes incurred by you. Snowoods may revise the pricing for the goods and services offered through the Service at any time. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT SNOWOODS IS NOT REQUIRED TO PROVIDE A REFUND FOR ANY REASON, AND THAT YOU WILL NOT RECEIVE MONEY OR OTHER COMPENSATION FOR UNUSED VIRTUAL ITEMS WHEN AN ACCOUNT IS CLOSED, WHETHER SUCH CLOSURE WAS VOLUNTARY OR INVOLUNTARY.


5. Updates to the Service 


You understand that the Service is an evolving one. Snowoods may require that you accept updates to the Service and to Snowoods's games you have installed on your device or computer. You acknowledge and agree that Snowoods may update the Service and Snowoods games, with or without notifying you. You may need to update third party software from time to time in order to receive the Service and play Snowoods games.


6. Disclaimer of Warranties 


WITHOUT LIMITING SNOWOODS'S LIABILITY UNDER SECTION 7 BELOW, 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. SNOWOODS 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 OR THE SERVICE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS.

Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of certain warranties. Accordingly, some of the above disclaimers may not apply to you.


7. Limitation of Liability; Sole and Exclusive Remedy; Indemnification 


TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, SNOWOODS SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE OR OTHER SIMILAR DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOSS OF REVENUES, LOST PROFITS, LOST DATA OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES (HOWEVER SUCH LOSSES ARE QUALIFIED), ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING IN ANY WAY TO THESE TERMS OF SERVICE OR THE SERVICE ITSELF, WHETHER BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, AND WHETHER OR NOT SNOWOODS HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. TO THE EXTENT NOT PROHIBITED BY LAW, SNOWOODS SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR MORE THAN THE AMOUNT YOU HAVE PAID TO SNOWOODS IN ACCORDANCE WITH THESE TERMS OF SERVICE IN THE SIX (6) MONTHS IMMEDIATELY PRECEDING THE DATE ON WHICH YOU FIRST ASSERT A CLAIM. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT IF YOU HAVE NOT PAID ANYTHING TO SNOWOODS DURING SUCH TIME PERIOD, YOUR SOLE REMEDY (AND SNOWOODS'S EXCLUSIVE LIABILITY) FOR ANY DISPUTE WITH SNOWOODS IS TO STOP USING THE SERVICE.


NOTHING IN THESE TERMS OF SERVICE SHALL AFFECT THE STATUTORY RIGHTS OF ANY CONSUMER OR EXCLUDE OR RESTRICT ANY LIABILITY RESULTING FROM GROSS NEGLIGENCE OR WILLFUL MISCONDUCT OF SNOWOODS OR FOR DEATH OR PERSONAL INJURY ARISING FROM ANY NEGLIGENCE OR FRAUD OF SNOWOODS.


You agree to indemnify, defend and hold Snowoods (and our officers, directors, agents, subsidiaries, joint ventures and employees) harmless from any claim, demand, damages or other losses, including reasonable attorneys' fees, asserted by any third-party resulting from or arising out of your use of the Service, or any breach by you of these Terms of Service, however the foregoing does not apply if the infringement of rights is not attributable to your intentional or negligent behavior.


8. Dispute Resolution and Law 


If a dispute arises between you and Snowoods, we strongly encourage you to first contact us directly to seek a resolution by going to our customer support email at support@snowoods.com. If you are a resident of the United States, these Terms of Service and any dispute arising out of or related to it or Privacy Policy or the Service shall be governed in all respects by California law, without regard to conflict of law provisions. You agree that any claim or dispute you may have against Snowoods must be resolved exclusively by a court located in San Francisco, California. If you are a resident outside of the United States, you agree that all disputes between you and Snowoods shall be governed by the laws of South Korea, without regard to conflict of law provisions. You agree that any claim or dispute you may have against Snowoods must be resolved exclusively by a court located in Seoul, South Korea.


9. Severability 


You and Snowoods agree that if any portion of these Terms of Service or of the Snowoods Privacy Policy is found illegal or unenforceable, in whole or in part by any court of competent jurisdiction, such provision shall, as to such jurisdiction, be ineffective solely to the extent of such determination of invalidity or unenforceability without affecting the validity or enforceability thereof in any other manner or jurisdiction and without affecting the remaining provisions of the terms, which shall continue to be in full force and effect.


10. General Provisions 


10.1. Assignment


Snowoods may assign or delegate these Terms of Service and/or the Snowoods Privacy Policy, in whole or in part, to any person or entity at any time with or without your consent. You may not assign or delegate any rights or obligations under the Terms of Service or Privacy Policy without Snowoods's prior written consent, and any unauthorized assignment and delegation by you is ineffective.


10.2. Supplemental Policies 


Snowoods may publish additional policies related to specific services such as forums, contests or loyalty programs. Your right to use such services is subject to those specific policies and these Terms of Service.


10.3. Entire Agreement 


These Terms of Service, any supplemental policies and any documents expressly incorporated by reference herein (including the Snowoods Privacy Policy), contain the entire understanding of you and Snowoods, and supersede all prior understandings of the parties hereto relating to the subject matter hereof, whether electronic, oral or written, or whether established by custom, practice, policy or precedent, between you and us with respect to the Service.


10.4. No Waiver 


The failure of Snowoods to require or enforce strict performance by you of any provision of these Terms of Service or the Snowoods Privacy Policy or failure to exercise any right under them shall not be construed as a waiver or relinquishment of Snowoods's right to assert or rely upon any such provision or right in that or any other instance.


The express waiver by Snowoods of any provision, condition, or requirement of these Terms of Service or the Snowoods Privacy Policy shall not constitute a waiver of any future obligation to comply with such provision, condition or requirement.


Except as expressly and specifically set forth in this these Terms of Service, no representations, statements, consents, waivers, or other acts or omissions by Snowoods shall be deemed a modification of these Terms of Service nor legally binding, unless documented in physical writing, hand signed by You and a duly appointed officer of Snowoods.


10.5. Notices 


We may notify you via postings on www.snowoods.com, and via e-mail or any other communications means to contact information you provide to us. All notices given by you or required from you under these Terms of Service or the Snowoods Privacy Policy shall be in writing and addressed to: Snowoods Legal, 409 Ho, 35, HwangSaeUl-ro 258, SeongNam KyeongGiDo, Korea. Any notices that you provide without compliance with this Section on Notices shall have no legal effect.


10.6. Equitable Remedies 


You acknowledge that the rights granted and obligations made under these Terms of Service to Snowoods are of a unique and irreplaceable nature, the loss of which shall irreparably harm Snowoods and which cannot be replaced by monetary damages alone so that Snowoods shall be entitled to injunctive or other equitable relief (without the obligations of posting any bond or surety or proof of damages) in the event of any breach or anticipatory breach by you.


You irrevocably waive all rights to seek injunctive or other equitable relief, or to enjoin or restrain the operation of the Service or any Snowoods game, exploitation of any advertising or other materials issued in connection therewith, or exploitation of the Service or any content or other material used or displayed through the Service and agree to limit your claims to claims for monetary damages, limited by Section 7 (if any).


10.7. Force Majeure 


Snowoods shall not be liable for any delay or failure to perform resulting from causes outside the reasonable control of Snowoods, including without limitation any failure to perform hereunder due to unforeseen circumstances or cause beyond Snowoods's control such as acts of God, war, terrorism, riots, embargoes, acts of civil or military authorities, fire, floods, accidents, strikes, or shortages of transportation facilities, fuel, energy, labor or materials.