In order for you to create an account on Godville and use our Services, we need to collect and process certain information. Depending on your use of the Services, that may include:
You may decline to provide us with your information. However, this will limit your ability to register for an account or use our Services.
You may review, change or remove your information through your account settings.
We may use the information we collect from you when you register, make a purchase, surf the website, or use certain other website features in the following ways:
Our legal basis for collecting and using the personal information described above will depend on the personal information concerned and the specific context in which we collect it.
However, we will normally collect personal information from you only: a) where we need this information to serve you; b) where the processing is in our legitimate interests and not overridden by your rights; or c) where we have your consent to do so. We have a legitimate interest in operating our Services and communicating with you as necessary to provide these Services, for example when responding to your queries, improving our platform, or for the purposes of detecting or preventing illegal activities.
In some cases, we may also have a legal obligation to collect personal information from you or may otherwise need the personal information to protect your vital interests or those of another person.
When you create an account, we create a basic profile page for you on Godville. Your profile is public and your god name appears with the comments you post and messages you send on Godville. People can click your god name to view your profile page. Others will be able to see the following things:
When choosing god name (account name) you're encouraged to choose a name that is not identifiable (e.g., DivineEntity42). You can modify certain information associated with your account (such as your god name, hero name, genders, email) from your account settings.
Other players may see the following information submitted by you: certain god voices sent to your hero, forum posts, blog comments, certain ideabox submissions, guild council messages, wiki edits.
The following data will not be publicly displayed or revealed to other users:
Your information is retained as long as your account is active, as it is necessary to provide you with the Services or as otherwise set forth in this Policy. The information may also be retained for the purposes set out in this Policy and to the extent necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, enforce our agreements and protect legal rights.
Some aggregated, anonymized or pseudonymized information which we may retain indefinitely may also be collected to protect the safety and security of our website, improve our Services or comply with legal obligations.
You can update your account data or delete your account from your account settings page. You can also request deletion by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with your god name, using the respective email address of the account you would like for us to delete. Please note that we have the right to reject deletion requests that are unduly burdensome or repetitive or that cannot be honored in light of legitimate business purposes.
Your email address is used to:
The game may send mobile and/or browser notifications related to you hero. You can update notification preferences or disable them completely in your profile settings.
We may also send you service-related announcements when it’s necessary to do so.
Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential.
We follow industry-standard practices to protect the data we collect and maintain (such as Transport Layer Security (TLS), encrypted passwords, etc) when a user enters, submits, or accesses their information to maintain the safety of your personal information.
All in-game purchases are processed through a payments providers and are not stored or processed on our servers.
We encourage the responsible disclosure of vulnerabilities of our Services by emailing email@example.com.
You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser settings. To find out more about how to enable, disable, or delete cookies from your web browser, please visit here.
If you turn cookies off, most of features may be inaccessible.
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personal information.
We do not include or offer third-party products or services on our website.
We have not enabled Google AdSense or other Ad networks on our website.
People under the age of 16 years old (or the legal age in your jurisdiction) are not allowed to use Godville.
Updated: May 24 2018.