Effective from 25-May-2018

INTRO:

Hello! Welcome to the Artik Games Privacy Policy ‘’Your Privacy is important to us’’. This policy describes how Artik Games/Playbox B.V. and its other group companies (collectively described as “Artik Games”, “we”, “us” or “our”) collect, use, process and share information about you.

Artik Games makes games that offer fun and entertainment experiences for everyone to enjoy. Artik Games respects the privacy of everyone who uses our games, website(s) and all related services which we may provide to you from time to time (“Services”).

This Privacy Policy describes:

 

CONTACT US
If you have questions about data protection, or if you have any requests for resolving issues with your personal data, we encourage you to primarily contact us through the game/publisher so we can reply to you more quickly.

 

Playbox Games B.V.
Nijkampenweg 33
7815GB Emmen - Netherlands

Email: shipsofbattleageofpirates@gmail.com

THE DATA WE COLLECT

Data you provide us.

Data we collect automatically.

Data we collect from our partners.

 

WHY DO WE COLLECT YOUR DATA
To make the Service work.
To perform the contract, we process data necessary to

 

To make the Service more suitable for our players.
To provide a great Service to our players, we have a legitimate interest to collect and process necessary data to

 

 

To show personalized advertisements.

To show you personalized advertisements in the Service as well as in other websites and services (including email) we have a legitimate interest to process necessary data to

 

To keep the Service safe and fair.
Ensuring a level playing field in the Service is a top priority for us.

In order to keep the Service and its social features safe and fair, to fight fraud and ensure acceptable use otherwise, we have a legitimate interest to process necessary data to

 

To analyze, profile, and segment.
In all of the above cases and purposes, we may analyze, profile and segment all collected data.

With your consent.
With your consent, we may process your data for additional purposes, such as using your GPS location to show you local events.

WHO CAN SEE YOUR DATA
Apart from Artik Games, your data can be accessed by others in the following situations:

OTHER PLAYERS AND USERS.
Social features are a core component of our games. Other players and users may, for example, see your profile data, in-game activities and read the messages you have posted.

PARTNERS WORKING FOR ARTIK GAMES
Artik Games partners to perform services for us. These partners process your data only at and according to Artik Games instructions to provide the Service, such as hosting, player support, advertising, analytics and fraud prevention.

Other companies and public authorities.
In order to combat fraud and illegal activity, we may exchange data with other companies and organizations and provide it to public authorities in response to lawful requests.

We may also disclose your data based on your consent, to comply with the law or to protect the rights, property or safety of us, our players or others.

Advertising and Social Media partners.
The Service includes features from our partners, such as social media interaction tools and in-game advertising. A list of these partners is available on requestshipsofbattleageofpirates@gmail.com . These partners may access your data and operate under their own privacy policies.

INTERNATIONAL DATA TRANSFERS
Our Service is global by nature and your data can therefore be transferred to anywhere in the world. Because different countries may have different data protection laws than your own country, we take steps to ensure adequate safeguards are in place to protect your data as explained in this Policy. Adequate safeguards that our partners may use include standard contractual clauses approved by EU Commission and the Privacy Shield certification in case of transfers to the USA.

 

YOUR RIGHTS

You have certain rights in connection with your personal information and how we handle it. You can exercise these rights at any time by contacting us via any of the methods set out in the Contact Us section at the top of our privacy policy

 

those rights include:

 

There are other ways in which you can control the personal information that we collect about you. For instance, you could disconnect your Facebook or other social network account from our games, or delete our games from your mobile device. You could also reset your mobile advertising identifier or limit ad tracking altogether using the settings in your phone. Finally, you could limit or prevent the use of cookies in your web browsers. More information on all of these options is provided elsewhere in this Privacy Policy.

 

COOKIES AND SIMILAR TECHNOLOGIES
Like most online services, we and our partners use cookies and similar technologies to provide and personalize the Service, analyse use, target advertisements and prevent fraud. You can disable cookies in your browser settings, but some parts of the Service may then not function properly.
This Policy does not apply to, and we are not responsible for the data collection practices of these third party advertisers, and we encourage you to check their privacy policies to learn more about their use of cookies and other technology. Our main partner who helps us providing our analytics and ad serving is Google (Analytics/Admob). Privacy Policy: http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/

HOW DO WE PROTECT YOUR DATA
Security Safeguards.
In order to help ensure a secure and safe player experience, we are continuously developing and implementing administrative, technical and physical security measures to protect your data from unauthorized access or against loss, misuse or alteration.

DATA RETENTION
We retain your data for as long as your account is active or as needed to provide you the Service. We will for example periodically de-identify unused game accounts and we regularly review and de-identify unnecessary data.
Note that if you ask us to remove your personal data, we will retain your data as necessary for our legitimate business interests, such as to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.

AGE LIMITS / CHILDREN 
We do not knowingly collect or solicit personal data about or direct or target interest based advertising to anyone under the age of 13 or knowingly allow such persons to use our Services.  If you are under 13, please do not send any data about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, or email address. No one under the age of 13 may provide any personal data.  If we learn that we have collected personal data about a child under age 13, we will delete that data as quickly as possible. If you believe that we might have any data from or about a child under the age of 13, please contact us.

CHANGES TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY
We may update this Privacy Policy from time to time and we will post the updated Privacy Policy on this page. Please come back to this page every now and then to make sure you are familiar with the latest version. Any new policy will be effective from the date it is published by us.