PLEASE READ THIS AGREEMENT CAREFULLY. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO ALL THE TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT, YOU ARE NOT PERMITTED TO OPEN, DOWNLOAD, INSTALL, COPY, OR USE THE SOFTWARE.
The Software is licensed, not sold, to you, and you hereby acknowledge that no title or ownership in the Software is being transferred or assigned and this Agreement should not be construed as a sale of any rights in the Software. Roqovan retains all right, title, and interest to the Software, including, but not limited to, all copyrights, trademarks, trade secrets, trade names, proprietary rights, patents, titles, computer codes, audiovisual effects, themes, characters, character names, stories, dialog, settings, artwork, sounds effects, musical works, and moral rights.
Beta Software License
Roqovan may from time to time make software accessible to you prior to the general commercial release of such software (“Beta Software”). You are not required to use Beta Software, but if Roqovan offers it, you may elect to use it under the following terms.
Your right to use the Beta Software may be limited in time, and may be subject to additional terms and conditions. Roqovan may request or require that you provide suggestions, feedback, or data regarding your use of the Beta Software, which will be deemed User Content under Section 3 below.
Any attempt to circumvent or interfere with Roqovan’s authorized process for distribution of pre-release software process may result in termination of this License.
In addition to the waivers and limitations of liability for all Software under this Agreement below, you specifically acknowledge that Beta Software contains errors, is not final and may create incompatibilities or damage to your computer, data, and/or software. If you decide to install and/or use Beta Software, you shall only use it in compliance with its purposes, i.e. for testing and improvement purposes and in any case not on a system or for purposes where the malfunction of the Beta Software can cause any kind of damage. In particular, maintain full backups of any system that you choose to install Beta Software on.
If Roqovan announces that Beta Software is confidential, the Beta Software invitation you will receive will include a notice that states that the Beta Software is confidential. During a confidential Beta Software release, the existence of the Beta Software and all elements thereof is to be kept confidential, and you agree to keep everything related to the Beta Software secret from everyone who is not participating in the Beta Software release until Roqovan informs you that the Beta Software is no longer confidential.
2. LICENSE AND USE CONDITIONS
You agree not to:
• distribute, lease, license, sub-license, sell, rent, convert into convertible currency, or otherwise transfer or assign the Software, or any copies of the Software, including but not limited to Virtual Goods (defined below) without the express prior written consent of Roqovan or as expressly set forth in this Agreement;
• make a copy of or reproduce the Software or any part thereof (other than as expressly permitted herein);
• make a copy of the Software available on a network for use or download by multiple users;
• except as otherwise specifically provided by the Software or this Agreement, use or install the Software (or permit others to do same) on a network, for online use, or on more than one computer or gaming unit at the same time;
• use the Software for commercial purposes, by means including but not limited to (i) participating in the Software in exchange for payment (e.g. “leveling” services); or (ii) selling in-Software items outside of the Software, or selling Software Accounts, except such transactions as may be authorized by Roqovan and conducted via services provided by Roqovan;
• use or copy the Software at a computer gaming center or any other location-based site; provided, that Roqovan may offer you a separate license agreement to make the Software available for commercial use;
• use third party software that intercepts, collects, reads, mines, or stores user information gathered by Roqovan or generated by Roqovan software;
• reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble, display, perform, translate, derive source code from, prepare derivative works based on, or otherwise modify the Software, in whole or in part;
• remove or modify any proprietary notices, marks, or labels contained on or within the Software;
• restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying access to any online features of the Software;
• cheat or utilize any unauthorized robot, spider, or other program in connection with any online features of the Software;
• use methods not expressly authorized by Roqovan to influence and/or facilitate game play, including exploits of any in-game bugs, to grant yourself or any other user an advantage over other players not using such methods;
• decrypt or modify any data transmitted between a client and the Roqovan server in a manner not expressly authorized by Roqovan;
• use, post, host or distribute macros, “bots” or other programs which would allow unattended game play or which otherwise impact game play, including without limitation any program which enables or facilitates automated character skill or level increases;
• disrupt or assist in the disruption of (i) any computer used to support Roqovan software, or (ii) any other player’s game experience;
• violate any terms, licenses, or code of conduct for any online features of the Software;
• use Roqovan software to violate or attempt to violate any applicable law or regulation; or
• transport, export, or re-export (directly or indirectly) into any country forbidden to receive the Software by any U.S. export laws or regulations or U.S. economic sanctions or otherwise violate any laws or regulations, or the laws of the country in which the Software was obtained, which may be amended from time to time.
The Software is protected by U.S. copyright and trademark law and applicable laws and treaties throughout the world.
Any persons copying, reproducing, or distributing all or any portion of the Software in any manner or medium not expressly permitted by this Agreement, will be willfully violating the copyright laws and may be subject to civil and criminal penalties in the U.S. or their local country. The Software contains certain licensed materials and Roqovan’s licensors may also protect their rights in the event of any violation of this Agreement. All rights not expressly granted under this Agreement are reserved by and, as applicable, its licensors.
You may not transfer, sell, lease, license, rent, or convert into convertible virtual currency any Virtual Goods except as expressly set forth in this Agreement or with Roqovan’s prior written consent. Certain features, including content otherwise unavailable without a single-use serial code, are not transferrable to another person under any circumstances, and certain features may cease functioning if the original installation copy of the Software is deleted or the pre-recorded copy is unavailable to the user. The Software is intended for private use only.
When using the Software on a PlayStation®4 system and using Sony services, the following rules apply:
PlayStation™Network – America:
Purchase and use of items are subject to the Network Terms of Service and User Agreement. This online service has been sublicensed to you by Sony Interactive Entertainment America.
PlayStation™Network – Europe:
Any content purchased in an in-game store will be purchased from Sony Interactive Entertainment Network Europe Limited (“SIENE”) and be subject to PlayStation™Network Terms of Service and User Agreement which is available on the PlayStation®Store. Please check usage rights for each purchase as these may differ from item to item. Unless otherwise shown, content available in any in-game store has the same age rating as the game.
3. USER CONTENT
Roqovan does copy, store, or modify User Content prior to publication (except to the extent necessary to execute automated technical publication processes); rather User Content is transmitted and published through an automated technical process.
You acknowledge and agree that if you submit any User Content in connection with the Software, you hereby grant us and our licensees, distributors, agents, representatives and other authorized users, a worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable, fully-paid, royalty-free, sublicensable (through multiple tiers) and transferable (in whole or part) license under all copyrights, trademarks, patents, trade secrets, privacy and publicity rights and other intellectual property rights you own or control to use, reproduce, transmit, display, exhibit, distribute, index, comment on, modify, create derivative works based upon, perform and otherwise exploit such User Content, in whole or in part, in all languages and in all media formats and channels now known or hereafter devised for any and all purposes including entertainment, news, advertising, promotional, marketing, publicity, trade or commercial purposes, all without further notice to you, with or without attribution, and without the requirement of any permission from or payment to you or to any other person or entity.
4. INTERNET CONNECTIVITY AND USER ACCOUNTS
The Software may require an internet connection to authenticate the Software, access certain features, or perform other functions.
Certain functions of the Software are “online” and must be played over the internet. You acknowledge that Roqovan or its partners reserve the right to interrupt, modify (including adding or removing servers), suspend, cancel or terminate the Software with or without prior notice for any reason or no reason. You agree that Roqovan will not be liable for any interruption, delay or failure of the Software to perform, and you understand that you shall not be entitled to any refund of fees or compensation for interruption to your use of the Software or any failure of the Software to perform. Roqovan and its partners have the right at any time, for any reason or no reason, to change and/or terminate any aspect(s) of the Software as Roqovan sees fit in its sole discretion.
In order to use the Software or a software feature, or for certain features of the Software to operate properly, you may be required to have and maintain a valid and active user account with an online service, such as a third-party gaming platform or social network account (“Third-Party Account”), or an account with Roqovan or a Roqovan affiliate, as set forth in the Software documentation. If you do not maintain such accounts, then certain features of the Software may not operate or may cease to function properly, either in whole or in part. The Software may also require you to create a Software-specific user account with Roqovan or a Roqovan affiliate (“User Account”) in order to access the Software and its functionality and features. Your User Account log-in may be associated with a Third-Party Account. You are responsible for all use and the security of your User Accounts and any Third-Party Accounts that you use to access and use the Software. You cannot sell, transfer or allow any other person to access your User Account or login credentials, or offer to do so. You are entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your User Account’s login credentials.
NOTWITHSTANDING ANYTHING TO THE CONTRARY HEREIN, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT YOU SHALL HAVE NO OWNERSHIP OR OTHER PROPERTY INTEREST IN ANY USER ACCOUNT STORED OR HOSTED ON A ROQOVAN SYSTEM, AND YOU FURTHER ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT ALL RIGHTS IN AND TO SUCH USER ACCOUNTS ARE AND SHALL FOREVER BE OWNED BY AND INURE TO THE BENEFIT OF ROQOVAN.
ROQOVAN MAY SUSPEND, TERMINATE, MODIFY, OR DELETE ANY USER ACCOUNT FOR ANY REASON OR FOR NO REASON AT ANY TIME, WITH OR WITHOUT NOTICE TO YOU.
5. PAID CONTENT AND VIRTUAL GOODS
If the Software allows you to purchase and/or earn though play a license to use Virtual Goods, the following additional terms and conditions apply:
Use of Virtual Goods
Virtual Goods are part of the Software and are owned by Roqovan and/or its licensors. Subject to the terms of and compliance with this Agreement, Roqovan hereby grants you the nonexclusive, non-transferable, non-sublicensable, limited right and license to use Virtual Goods obtained by you for your personal non-commercial gameplay exclusively within the Software. Except as otherwise prohibited by applicable law, Virtual Goods obtained by you are licensed to you, and you hereby acknowledge that no title or ownership in or to Virtual Goods is being transferred or assigned hereunder. This Agreement should not be construed as a sale of any rights in Virtual Goods.
Virtual Goods do not have an equivalent real world value in real currency and do not act as a substitute for real currency. You acknowledge and agree that Roqovan may at any time revise or take action that impacts the perceived value of, or purchase price for, any Virtual Goods except as prohibited by applicable law. Virtual Goods do not incur fees for non-use; provided, however, that the license granted hereunder to Virtual Goods will terminate in accordance with the terms and conditions of this Agreement and the Software documentation, when Roqovan ceases providing the Software, or this Agreement is otherwise terminated. Roqovan, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to charge fees for the right to access or use Virtual Goods and/or may distribute Virtual Goods with or without charge.
No Transferring of Virtual Goods
Any transferring, trading, selling, or exchanging of any Virtual Goods to anyone, other than in game play using the Software as expressly authorized by Roqovan (“Prohibited Transactions”), including, but not limited to, among other users of the Software, is not sanctioned by Roqovan and is strictly forbidden. Roqovan reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate, suspend, or modify your User Account and your Virtual Goods and terminate this Agreement if you engage in, assist in, or request any Prohibited Transactions. All users who participate in such activities do so at their own risk and hereby agree to indemnify and hold harmless Roqovan, its partners, licensors, affiliates, contractors, officers, directors, employees, and agents from all damages, losses and expenses arising directly or indirectly from such actions. You acknowledge that Roqovan may request that the applicable application store stop, suspend, terminate, discontinue, or reverse any Prohibited Transaction, regardless of when such Prohibited Transaction occurred (or has yet to occur) when it suspects or has evidence of fraud, violations of this Agreement, violations of any applicable law or regulation, or any intentional act designed to interfere or that otherwise has the effect of or may have the effect of intervening in any way with the operation of the Software. If we believe or have any reason to suspect that you have engaged in a Prohibited Transaction, you further agree that Roqovan may, in its sole discretion, restrict your access to your available Virtual Goods in your User Account or terminate or suspend your User Account and your rights to any Virtual Goods and other items associated with your User Account.
All purchases of Paid Content and Virtual Goods are final and under no circumstances will such purchases be refundable, transferable, or exchangeable whether in part or in whole. Except as prohibited by applicable law, Roqovan has the absolute right to manage, regulate, control, modify, suspend, and/or eliminate such Paid Content and Virtual Goods as it sees fit in its sole discretion, and Roqovan shall have no liability to you or anyone else for the exercise of such rights.
6. INFORMATION COLLECTION & USAGE
7. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED TO YOU ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, AND SUBJECT TO APPLICABLE LAW, ROQOVAN DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, WHICH MIGHT APPLY TO THE SOFTWARE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, ANY WARRANTIES THAT MAY ARISE FROM COURSE OF DEALING, COURSE OF PERFORMANCE OR USAGE OF TRADE, AND ANY WARRANTIES AS TO THE ACCURACY, RELIABILITY OR QUALITY OF ANY CONTENT OR INFORMATION CONTAINED WITHIN THE SOFTWARE AND/OR THE SOFTWARE. SUBJECT TO ANY REMEDIES WHICH YOU MAY BE ENTITLED TO UNDER APPLICABLE LAW, ROQOVAN DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE SOFTWARE AND/OR THE SOFTWARE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THE SOFTWARE IS FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. YOU ASSUME ALL RESPONSIBILITY FOR SELECTING THE SOFTWARE TO ACHIEVE YOUR INTENDED RESULTS, AND FOR THE INSTALLATION OF, USE OF, AND RESULTS OBTAINED FROM THE SOFTWARE AND THE SOFTWARE.
FOR THE AVOIDANCE OF DOUBT, ROQOVAN DOES NOT DISCLAIM WARRANTIES FOR INTENTIONAL BREACH OF DUTY. THE WARRANTY DISCLAIMER DOES NOT AFFECT THE LIMITATION OF LIABILITY AS SET OUT BELOW.
Because some states or jurisdictions do not allow the disclaimer of implied warranties, the forgoing disclaimer may, in whole or in part, not apply to you.
WE DO NOT AND CANNOT CONTROL THE FLOW OF DATA TO OR FROM OUR NETWORK AND OTHER PORTIONS OF THE INTERNET, WIRELESS NETWORKS, OR OTHER THIRD-PARTY NETWORKS. SUCH FLOW DEPENDS IN LARGE PART ON THE PERFORMANCE OF THE INTERNET AND WIRELESS SERVICES PROVIDED OR CONTROLLED BY THIRD PARTIES. AT TIMES, ACTIONS OR INACTIONS OF SUCH THIRD PARTIES MAY IMPAIR OR DISRUPT YOUR CONNECTIONS TO THE INTERNET, WIRELESS SERVICES, OR PORTIONS THEREOF. WE CANNOT GUARANTEE THAT SUCH EVENTS WILL NOT OCCUR. ACCORDINGLY, WE DISCLAIM ANY AND ALL LIABILITY RESULTING FROM OR RELATED TO THIRD-PARTY ACTIONS OR INACTIONS THAT IMPAIR OR DISRUPT YOUR CONNECTIONS TO THE INTERNET, WIRELESS SERVICES, OR PORTIONS THEREOF OR THE USE OF THE SOFTWARE AND RELATED SERVICES AND PRODUCTS.
YOU HEREBY AGREE TO INDEMNIFY AND HOLD HARMLESS ROQOVAN, ITS SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, OWNERS, DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, LICENSORS, SUPPLIERS OR ANY OTHER PERSON INVOLVED IN CREATING, PRODUCING OR DISTRIBUTING ANY CONTENT OR SERVICES CONTAINED ON THE SERVICE (THE “ROQOVAN PARTIES”), FROM AND AGAINST ANY AND ALL CLAIMS, CAUSES OF ACTION, DEMANDS, LIABILITIES, TAXES, OBLIGATIONS, DAMAGES, LOSS, FINES OR PENALTIES IMPOSED BY A COURT OF COMPETENT JURISDICTION OR EXPENSE (INCLUDING REASONABLE ATTORNEYS’ FEES) AND ALL AMOUNTS PAID IN INVESTIGATION, DEFENSE OR SETTLEMENT OF ANY OF THE FOREGOING ASSERTED BY ANY THIRD-PARTY RESULTING FROM OR ARISING OUT OF YOUR USE OF, OR ANY ACT OF FRAUD OR DISHONESTY BY YOU IN CONNECTION WITH, THE SOFTWARE, ROQOVAN’S USE OF YOUR USER CONTENT, OR ANY BREACH BY YOU OF THE AGREEMENTS OR ANY APPLICABLE LAWS OR ANY UNAUTHORIZED USE OF THE SERVICE.
9. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY FOR ANY DISPUTE WITH ROQOVAN IS TO STOP USING THE SERVICE.
IN NO EVENT SHALL ANY OF THE ROQOVAN PARTIES BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY OTHER PERSON OR ENTITY FOR AN AMOUNT OF DAMAGES IN EXCESS OF THE GREATER OF (i) THE AMOUNT YOU PAID FOR THE SOFTWARE, OR (ii) US $100. THE FOREGOING LIMITATIONS WILL APPLY EVEN IF THE ABOVE STATED REMEDY FAILS OF ITS ESSENTIAL PURPOSE.
Because some states or jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or the limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, in such states or jurisdictions, the liability of Roqovan shall be limited to the fullest extent permitted by law. THEREFORE, THE FOREGOING LIMITATIONS SHALL APPLY TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, EVEN IF ANY REMEDY FAILS OF ITS ESSENTIAL PURPOSE.
Termination by Roqovan
Roqovan may terminate this Agreement (including your Software license and your account) and/or suspend your account immediately and without notice if: (i) you violate any provision of this Agreement; (ii) you infringe any third party intellectual property rights through your use of the Software; (iii) we are unable to verify or authenticate any information you provide to us; and/or (iv) upon game play, chat or any player activity whatsoever which we, in our sole discretion, determine is inappropriate and/or in violation of the spirit of this Agreement. If we terminate this Agreement or suspend your account under these circumstances, you will lose access to your account for the duration of the suspension and/or the balance of any prepaid period without any refund. We may also terminate this Agreement if we decide, in our sole discretion, to discontinue offering the Software.
Termination by You
11. U.S. GOVERNMENT RESTRICTED RIGHTS
The Software and documentation have been developed entirely at private expense and are provided as “Commercial Computer Software” or “restricted computer software.” Use, duplication, or disclosure by the U.S. Government or a U.S. Government subcontractor is subject to the restrictions set forth in subparagraph (c)(1)(ii) of the Rights in Technical Data and Computer Software clauses in DFARS 252.227-7013 or as set forth in subparagraph (c)(1) and (2) of the Commercial Computer Software Restricted Rights clauses at FAR 52.227-19, as applicable. The Contractor/Manufacturer is Roqovan at the location listed below.
12. EQUITABLE REMEDIES
You hereby agree that Roqovan would be irreparably damaged if the terms of this Agreement were not specifically enforced, and therefore you agree that Roqovan shall be entitled, without bond, other security, or proof of damages, to appropriate equitable remedies with respect to breaches of this Agreement, in addition to such other remedies as Roqovan may otherwise have available to it under applicable laws. In the event any litigation is brought by either party in connection with this Agreement, the prevailing party in such litigation shall be entitled to recover from the other party all the costs, attorneys’ fees and other expenses incurred by such prevailing party in the litigation.
You agree that a breach of this License adversely affecting Roqovan’s proprietary rights in the software may cause irreparable injury to Roqovan for which monetary damages would not be an adequate remedy and Roqovan shall be entitled to seek equitable relief in addition to any remedies it may have hereunder or at law.
13. TAXES AND EXPENSES
You shall be responsible for and shall pay and shall indemnify and hold harmless Roqovan and any and all of its affiliates, officers, directors, and employees against all taxes, duties, and levies of any kind imposed by any governmental entity with respect to the transactions contemplated under this Agreement, including interest and penalties thereon (exclusive of taxes on Roqovan’s net income), irrespective of whether included in any invoice sent to you at any time by Roqovan. You shall provide copies of any and all exemption certificates to Roqovan if you are entitled to any exemption. All expenses and costs incurred by you in connection with your activities hereunder, if any, are your sole responsibility. You are not entitled to reimbursement from Roqovan for any expenses, and will hold Roqovan harmless therefrom.
14. TERMS AND CONDITIONS
15. SEVERABILITY AND SURVIVAL
If any provision of this Agreement is held to be illegal or unenforceable under applicable law, the remainder of the provision shall be amended to achieve as closely as possible the effect of the original term and all other provisions shall continue in full force and effect.
16. GOVERNING LAW
This Agreement shall be construed under the laws of the United States of America and the laws of the State of California, without regard to conflicts or choice of law principles. The application of the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods is expressly excluded.
17. ARBITRATION AND VENUE
Any dispute, controversy or claim arising out of or relating to this contract, including the formation, interpretation, breach or termination thereof, and including whether the claims asserted are arbitrable, will be referred to and finally determined by arbitration in accordance with the JAMS International Arbitration Rules. The tribunal will consist of three arbitrators. If arbitration is brought by you, the place of the arbitration will be Los Angeles, California, United States. If arbitration is brought against you, the arbitration will be in any reasonable location of your choosing in the United States. The language to be used in the arbitral proceedings will be English. Judgment upon the award rendered by the arbitrator(s) may be entered by any court having jurisdiction thereof. For non-commercial consumer disputes (where a “consumer” is any user who has not generated any income or profit in associations with his or her activities involving Roqovan services) , the following additional standards apply:
a. This arbitration agreement is reciprocally binding on all parties;
c. Remedies that would otherwise be available under applicable federal, state or local laws remain available under the arbitration clause;
d. The arbitrator(s) will be neutral and you will have a reasonable opportunity to participate in the process of choosing the arbitrator(s);
e. In the event arbitration is brought against you, you have a right to an in-person hearing in your hometown area in the United States;
f. In the event of arbitration, you are encouraged to retain counsel;
g. With respect to the cost of the arbitration, when a consumer initiates arbitration against Roqovan, the only fee required to be paid by the consumer is $250. All other costs must be borne by Roqovan, including any remaining JAMS Case Management Fee and all professional fees for the arbitrator’s services. When Roqovan is the claiming party initiating an arbitration against the consumer, Roqovan will be required to pay all costs associated with the arbitration;
h. A consumer is not required to pay the fees and costs incurred by Roqovan if the consumer does not prevail;
i. This arbitration provision allows for the discovery or exchange of non-privileged information relevant to the dispute;
j. The Arbitrator’s Award will consist of a written statement stating the disposition of each claim. The award will also provide a concise written statement of the essential findings and conclusions on which the award is based.
18. CONTACT US
IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS CONCERNING THIS AGREEMENT, YOU MAY CONTACT EMAIL US AT: firstname.lastname@example.org.