Our agreement at a glance

Cool that you want to play our game. This is our agreement at a glance:

  • You agree to be bound by these terms.
  • You are 13 or older. If you’re between ages 13 and 17 you represent that your legal guardian has reviewed and accepted these terms.
  • You don't use fake identity or information or pretend to be someone you're not.
  • You'll take others into account and behave nicely.
  • You don't spam or use your account for commercial purposes (commercial videos and critique are permitted).
  • You don't cheat, use exploits or such.
  • Your account is yours and yours only. You don't sell, rent or otherwise give away your account.
  • You don't steal or otherwise try to illicitly acquire accounts, virtual items or other content or benefits in the game.
  • You and you alone are responsible for the content and material you submit, upload or create into the service.

Welcome to Drill Wars!

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Terms of Service

Effective Date: June 5, 2020

The terms of this agreement ("Terms of Service”) govern the relationship between you and Pixel Ceremony Oy and its affiliates (hereinafter "Pixel Ceremony” or "Us” or "We”) regarding your use of Pixel Ceremony's games, websites and related services (the "Service”). Use of the Service is also governed by Pixel Ceremony's Privacy Policy (https://drillwarsgame.com/privacy-policy), which is incorporated herein by reference.

Before accessing or using the Service, including browsing any Pixel Ceremony website or accessing a game, you must agree to these Terms of Service and the Privacy Policy. You may also be required to register an account on the Service (an "Account”). By registering for an Account or otherwise using the Service, you represent that you are age 13 or older and you understand and agree to these Terms of Service. If you are between the ages of 13 and 17, you represent that your legal guardian has reviewed and agreed to these Terms.

BY INSTALLING, USING OR OTHERWISE ACCESSING THE SERVICE, YOU AGREE TO THESE TERMS OF SERVICE. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE TERMS OF SERVICE, PLEASE DO NOT INSTALL, USE OR OTHERWISE ACCESS THE SERVICE. USE OF THE SERVICE IS VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.

We reserve the right, at our discretion, to change, modify, add or remove portions of these Terms of Service and its Privacy Policy at any time by posting the amended terms on the Service. You will be deemed to have accepted such changes by continuing to use the Service. If at any point you do not agree to any portion of the then-current version of our Terms of Service, the Pixel Ceremony Privacy Policy, or any other Pixel Ceremony policy, rules or codes of conduct relating to your use of the Service, your license to use the Service shall immediately terminate, and you must immediately stop using the Service.

1. Licence

1.1. Grant of a Limited License to Use the Service

Subject to your agreement and continuing compliance with these Terms of Service and any other relevant Pixel Ceremony policies, Pixel Ceremony grants you a non-exclusive, non-transferable, non-sublicensable, revocable limited license subject to the limitations below to access and use the Service for your own non-commercial entertainment purposes. You may also record audio, video and screenshots of the Service ("Recordings") and incorporate them into your own audio, video or textual publications or live streams (“Derivative Recordings”) and use them for the purposes of review, critique, demonstration or entertainment. These Derivative Recordings may have a commercial purpose. You do not have the right to transfer, assign or sublicense this right to use the Recordings or Derivative Recordings to a third party without Pixel Ceremony’s consent. You agree not to use the Service for any other purpose.

The following restrictions apply to the use of the Service:

  • You shall not create an Account or access the Service if you are under the age of 13; You shall restrict use by minors, and you will deny access to children under the age of 13. You accept full responsibility for any unauthorized use of the Service by minors. You are responsible for any use of your credit card or other payment instrument by minors.
  • You shall not create or have active more than one Account at any given time;
  • You shall not sell, rent or give away your Account, create an Account using a false identity or information, or on behalf of someone other than yourself; You shall not use the Service if you have previously been removed by Pixel Ceremony, or previously been banned from playing any Pixel Ceremony game;
  • You shall use your Account only for non-commercial purposes or for making Recordings; You shall not use the Service to advertise, or solicit, or transmit any commercial advertisements, including chain letters, junk or spam e-mail or repetitive messages to anyone.

Login information and Your Account

During the Account creation process, you will be required to select a password or you may log in via a third party service such as Apple Game Center or Google Play Games ("Login Information”). You shall not share the Account or the Login Information, nor let anyone else access your Account or do anything else that might jeopardize the security of your Account. In the event you become aware of or reasonably suspect any breach of security, including without limitation any loss, theft, or unauthorized disclosure of the Login Information, you must immediately notify us and change your Login Information in order to minimise the risk of unauthorised access or use. You are solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the Login Information, and you will be responsible for all uses of the Login Information, including purchases, whether or not authorized by you. You are responsible for anything that happens through your Account.

We reserve the right to remove or reclaim any usernames at any time and for any reason, including but not limited to claims by a third party that a username violates the third party's rights.

License Limitations

You are not allowed to use the Service in violation of these License Limitations. Any violation is strictly prohibited, can result in the immediate revocation of your limited license and may subject you to liability for violations of law.

You agree that you will not, under any circumstances:

  • Engage in any act that Pixel Ceremony deems to be in conflict with the spirit or intent of the Service or make improper use of Pixel Ceremony's support services.
  • Use cheats, exploits, automation software, bots, hacks, mods or any unauthorized third-party software designed to modify or interfere with the Service, any Pixel Ceremony Game or any Pixel Ceremony game experience or without Pixel Ceremony's express written consent, modify or cause to be modified any files that are a part of the Service or any Pixel Ceremony game.
  • Disrupt, overburden, or aid or assist in the disruption or overburdening of any computer or server ("Server”) used to offer or support the Service or any Pixel Ceremony game environment.
  • Institute, assist, or become involved in any type of attack, including without limitation distribution of a virus, denial of service attacks upon the Service, or other attempts to disrupt the Service or any other person's use or enjoyment of the Service.
  • Attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Service, Accounts registered to others or to the computers, Servers, or networks connected to the Service by any means other than the user interface provided by Pixel Ceremony, including but not limited to, by circumventing or modifying, attempting to circumvent or modify, or encouraging or assisting any other person to circumvent or modify, any security, technology, device, or software that is part of the Service.
  • Post any information that is abusive, threatening, obscene, defamatory, libelous, or racially, sexually, religiously, or otherwise objectionable or offensive.
  • Post any information that contains nudity, excessive violence, or offensive subject matter or that contains a link to such content.
  • Attempt to, or harass, abuse, or harm, or advocate or incite harassment, abuse, or harm of another person, group, including Pixel Ceremony employees, including Pixel Ceremony's customer service representatives.
  • Make available through the Service any material or information that infringes any copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, right of privacy, right of publicity, or other right of any person or entity or impersonates any other person, including without limitation a Pixel Ceremony employee.
  • Reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble, decipher or otherwise attempt to derive the source code for any underlying software or other intellectual property used to provide the Service or any Pixel Ceremony game, or to obtain any information from the Service or any Pixel Ceremony game using any method not expressly permitted by Pixel Ceremony.
  • Solicit or attempt to solicit personal information from other users of the Service or any Pixel Ceremony game or collect or post anyone's private information, including personally identifiable information (whether in text, image or video form), identification documents, or financial information through the Service.

We reserve the right to determine what conduct is in violation of the rules of use or otherwise outside the intent or spirit of these Terms of Service or the Service itself. We also reserve the right to take action as a result, which may include terminating your Account and prohibiting you from using the Service in whole or in part.

1.2. Suspension and Termination of Account and Service

WITHOUT LIMITING ANY OTHER REMEDIES, PIXEL CEREMONY MAY LIMIT, SUSPEND, TERMINATE, MODIFY, OR DELETE ACCOUNTS OR ACCESS TO PIXEL CEREMONY SERVICES OR PORTIONS THEREOF IF YOU ARE, OR PIXEL CEREMONY SUSPECTS THAT YOU ARE, FAILING TO COMPLY WITH ANY OF THESE TERMS OF SERVICE OR FOR ANY ACTUAL OR SUSPECTED ILLEGAL OR IMPROPER USE OF THE SERVICE, WITH OR WITHOUT NOTICE TO YOU. YOU CAN LOSE YOUR USER NAME AND GAME PERSONA AS A RESULT OF ACCOUNT TERMINATION OR LIMITATION, AS WELL AS ANY BENEFITS OR PRIVILEGES ASSOCIATED WITH YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE, AND PIXEL CEREMONY IS UNDER NO OBLIGATION TO COMPENSATE YOU FOR ANY SUCH LOSSES OR RESULTS.

WITHOUT LIMITING OUR OTHER REMEDIES, WE MAY LIMIT, SUSPEND OR TERMINATE THE SERVICE AND USER ACCOUNTS OR PORTIONS THEREOF, PROHIBIT ACCESS TO OUR GAMES AND SITES, AND THEIR CONTENT, SERVICES AND TOOLS, DELAY OR REMOVE HOSTED CONTENT, AND TAKE TECHNICAL AND LEGAL STEPS TO PREVENT USERS FROM ACCESSING THE SERVICE IF WE BELIEVE THAT THEY ARE CREATING RISK OR POSSIBLE LEGAL LIABILITIES, INFRINGING THE INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS OF THIRD PARTIES, OR ACTING INCONSISTENTLY WITH THE LETTER OR SPIRIT OF OUR TERMS OR POLICIES. ADDITIONALLY, WE MAY, IN APPROPRIATE CIRCUMSTANCES AND AT OUR SOLE DISCRETION, SUSPEND OR TERMINATE ACCOUNTS OF USERS WHO MAY BE REPEAT INFRINGERS OF THIRD PARTY INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS.

PIXEL CEREMONY RESERVES THE RIGHT TO TERMINATE ANY ACCOUNT THAT HAS BEEN INACTIVE FOR 180 DAYS.

Pixel Ceremony reserves the right to stop offering and/or supporting the Service or a particular game or part of the Service at any time, at which point your license to use the Service or a part thereof will be automatically terminated. In such event, Pixel Ceremony shall not be required to provide refunds, benefits or other compensation to users in connection with such discontinued Services. Termination of your Account can include disabling your access to the Service or any part thereof including any content you submitted or others submitted. You may terminate your Account at any time and for any reason by informing Pixel Ceremony that you wish to terminate your Account. You can do this by sending us an email to support(at)pixelceremony.com

2. Ownership

2.1. Games and Service

All rights, title and interest in and to the Service (including without limitation any games, titles, computer code, themes, objects, characters, character names, stories, dialogue, catch phrases, concepts, artwork, animations, sounds, musical compositions, audio-visual effects, methods of operation, moral rights, documentation, in-game chat transcripts, character profile information, recordings of games played using a Pixel Ceremony game client, and the Pixel Ceremony game clients and server software) are owned by Pixel Ceremony. Pixel Ceremony reserves all rights, including without limitation, all intellectual property rights or other proprietary rights, in connection with its games and the Service.

2.2. Accounts

NOTWITHSTANDING ANYTHING TO THE CONTRARY HEREIN, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT YOU SHALL HAVE NO OWNERSHIP OR OTHER PROPERTY INTEREST IN THE ACCOUNT, AND YOU FURTHER ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT ALL RIGHTS IN AND TO THE ACCOUNT ARE AND SHALL FOREVER BE OWNED BY AND INURE TO THE BENEFIT OF PIXEL CEREMONY.

2.3. Virtual Items

Pixel Ceremony owns, has licensed, or otherwise has rights to use all of the content that appears in the Service or in Pixel Ceremony games. Notwithstanding any provision to the contrary herein, you agree that you have no right or title in or to any content that appears in the Service, including without limitation the virtual goods or currency appearing or originating in any Pixel Ceremony game, whether earned in a game or purchased from Pixel Ceremony, or any other attributes associated with an Account or stored on the Service.

2.4. User Content

"User Content” means any communications, images, sounds, and all the material, data, and information that you upload or transmit through the Service, or that other users upload or transmit. By transmitting or submitting any User Content while using the Service, you affirm, represent and warrant that such transmission or submission is (a) accurate and not confidential; (b) not in violation of any laws, contractual restrictions or other third party rights, and that you have permission from any third party whose personal information or intellectual property is comprised in the User Content; (c) free of viruses, adware, spyware, worms or other malicious code; and (d) you acknowledge and agree that any of your personal information within such content will at all times be processed by Pixel Ceremony in accordance with its Privacy Policy. Pixel Ceremony reserves the right in its sole discretion to review, monitor, prohibit, edit, delete, disable access to or otherwise make unavailable any User Content (including without limitation your User Content) without notice for any reason or for no reason at any time.

3. User Content

3.1. Content Screening

Pixel Ceremony assumes no responsibility for the conduct of any user submitting any User Content, and assumes no responsibility for monitoring the Service for inappropriate content or conduct. Pixel Ceremony does not, and cannot, pre-screen or monitor all User Content. Your use of the Service is at your own risk. By using the Service, you may be exposed to User Content that is offensive, indecent or otherwise not in line with your expectations. You bear all risks associated with the use of any User Content available in connection with the Service. At our discretion, our representatives or technology may monitor and/or record your interaction with the Service or communications when you are using the Service.

If at any time Pixel Ceremony chooses, in its sole discretion, to monitor the Service, Pixel Ceremony nonetheless assumes no responsibility for User Content and assumes no obligation to modify or remove any inappropriate User Content. We have the right, but not the obligation, in our sole discretion to edit, refuse to post, or remove any User Content.

3.2. Information Use by Other Members of the Service

3.2.1. Public Discourse

The Service may include various forums and blogs where you can post User Content, including your observations and comments on designated topics. Pixel Ceremony cannot guarantee that other members will not use the ideas and information that you share. Therefore, if you have an idea or information that you would like to keep confidential and/or don't want others to use, do not post it on the Service. Pixel Ceremony shall have no responsibility to evaluate, use or compensate you for any ideas or information you may choose to submit.

3.2.2. Responsibility For Your Own Content

You are solely responsible for the information that you post on, through or in connection with the Service and that you provide to others. Pixel Ceremony may reject, refuse to post or delete any User Content for any or no reason, including, but not limited to, User Content that in the sole judgment of Pixel Ceremony violates these Terms of Service.

3.3. License

You hereby grant to Pixel Ceremony an irrevocable, perpetual, transferable, fully paid-up, royalty-free, worldwide license (including the right to sublicense and assign to third party) and right to copy, reproduce, fix, adapt, modify, create derivative works from, manufacture, commercialize, publish, distribute, sell, license, sublicense, transfer, lease, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, or provide access to electronically, broadcast, communicate to the public by telecommunication, display, perform, enter into computer memory, and use and practice, in any way, your User Content as well as all modified and derivative works thereof in connection with our provision of the Service, including marketing and promotions of the Service. You also hereby grant to Pixel Ceremony the right to authorize others to exercise any of the rights granted to Pixel Ceremony under these Terms of Service. Except as prohibited by law, you waive any rights of attribution and/or any moral rights you may have in your User Content, regardless of whether your User Content is altered or changed in any manner. Pixel Ceremony does not claim any ownership rights in your User Content and nothing in these Terms of Service is intended to restrict any rights that you may have to use and exploit your User Content. Pixel Ceremony has no obligation to monitor or enforce your intellectual property rights in or to your User Content.

3.4. User Interactions

You are solely responsible for your interactions with other users of the Service and any other parties with whom you interact through the Service and/or Pixel Ceremony games. Pixel Ceremony reserves the right, but has no obligation, to become involved in any way with these disputes. You will fully cooperate with Pixel Ceremony to investigate any suspected unlawful, fraudulent or improper activity, including, without limitation, granting Pixel Ceremony access to any password-protected portions of your Account.

If you have a dispute with one or more users, you release us (and our officers, directors, agents, subsidiaries, joint ventures and employees) from claims, demands and damages (actual and consequential) of every kind and nature, known and unknown, arising out of or in any way connected with such disputes.

4. Updates to the Service

You understand that the Service is an evolving one. Pixel Ceremony may require that you accept updates to the Service and to Pixel Ceremony's games you have installed on your computer. You acknowledge and agree that Pixel Ceremony may update the Service and Pixel Ceremony 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 Pixel Ceremony's Games.

5. Disclaimer of Warranties

WITHOUT LIMITING PIXEL CEREMONY's LIABILITY UNDER SECTION 6 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. PIXEL CEREMONY 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.

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

PIXEL CEREMONY 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 PIXEL CEREMONY HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. PIXEL CEREMONY SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR MORE THAN THE AMOUNT YOU HAVE PAID TO PIXEL CEREMONY 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 PIXEL CEREMONY DURING SUCH TIME PERIOD, YOUR SOLE REMEDY (AND PIXEL CEREMONY EXCLUSIVE LIABILITY) FOR ANY DISPUTE WITH PIXEL CEREMONY IS TO STOP USING THE SERVICE AND TO CANCEL YOUR ACCOUNT.

Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of certain warranties or the limitation or exclusion of liability for certain types of damages. Accordingly, some of the above disclaimers and limitations may not apply to you. To the extent that Pixel Ceremony may not, as a matter of applicable law, disclaim any warranty or limit its liability as set forth herein, the scope of such warranty and the extent of Pixel Ceremony's liability shall be the minimum permitted under such applicable law. IN PARTICULAR, NOTHING IN THESE TERMS OF SERVICE SHALL AFFECT THE STATUTORY RIGHTS OF ANY CONSUMER OR EXCLUDE OR RESTRICT ANY LIABILITY FOR DEATH OR PERSONAL INJURY ARISING FROM ANY NEGLIGENCE OR FRAUD OF PIXEL CEREMONY.

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold Pixel Ceremony 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.

7. Dispute Resolution and Law

If a dispute arises between you and Pixel Ceremony, we strongly encourage you to first contact us directly at support(at)pixelceremony.com. You agree that all disputes between you and Pixel Ceremony shall be governed by the laws of Finland, without regard to conflict of law provisions. You agree that any claim or dispute you may have against Pixel Ceremony must be resolved exclusively by a court located in Helsinki, Finland.

8. Severability

You and Pixel Ceremony agree that if any portion of these Terms of Service or of the Pixel Ceremony 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.

9. General Provisions

9.1. Assignment

Pixel Ceremony may assign or delegate these Terms of Service and/or the Pixel Ceremony 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 Pixel Ceremony's prior written consent, and any unauthorized assignment and delegation by you is ineffective.

9.2. Supplemental Policies

Pixel Ceremony 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.

9.3. Entire Agreement

These Terms of Service, any Supplemental Policies and any documents expressly incorporated by reference herein (including the Pixel Ceremony Privacy Policy), contain the entire understanding of you and Pixel Ceremony, 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.

9.4. No Waiver

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

The express waiver by Pixel Ceremony of any provision, condition, or requirement of these Terms of Service or the Pixel Ceremony 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 Pixel Ceremony 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 Pixel Ceremony.

9.5. Notices

We may notify you via postings on the Service, 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 Pixel Ceremony Privacy Policy shall be in writing and addressed to: Pixel Ceremony Oy, Pohjoiskaari 15 A 2, 00200 Helsinki, Finland. Any notices that you provide without compliance with this Section on Notices shall have no legal effect.

9.6. Equitable Remedies

You acknowledge that the rights granted and obligations made under these Terms of Service to Pixel Ceremony are of a unique and irreplaceable nature, the loss of which shall irreparably harm Pixel Ceremony and which cannot be replaced by monetary damages alone so that Pixel Ceremony 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 Pixel Ceremony 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).

9.7. Force Majeure

Pixel Ceremony shall not be liable for any delay or failure to perform resulting from causes outside the reasonable control of Pixel Ceremony, including without limitation any failure to perform hereunder due to unforeseen circumstances or cause beyond Pixel Ceremony'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.