TERMS OF SERVICE
1.1. Governing Agreement
The terms of this agreement ("Terms of Service") govern the relationship between you and Bytex (hereinafter "Bytex" or
"Us" or "We") regarding your use of Bytex’s social games and related services, which includes Bytex websites (the
"Service"). In this agreement, "Bytex" means: Bytex LLC with its registered office located at Russian Federation,
Saransk, Sovetskaya street 105a, bldg. 5.
content and information and how you can use the Service to share such information with others. We encourage you to read
By creating an account or accessing or using the Service you accept and agree to be bound by these Terms of Service and
Bytex reserves the right, at our discretion, to change, modify, add or remove portions of these Terms of Service and its
such as an e-mail message or messaging within the Service, of any changes. You will be deemed to have accepted such
changes by continuing to use the Service. Except as otherwise stated, all amended terms shall automatically be effective
30 days after they are initially posted. Bytex may also revise other policies, codes or rules at any time, and the new
versions will be available on www.bytexgames.com or in the Service. No amendment to the Terms of Service or Privacy
Policy shall apply to any dispute of which Bytex had actual notice before the date of the amendment.
This agreement may not be otherwise amended except in a writing hand signed by you and us. For purposes of this
provision, "writing" does not include an e-mail message and a signature does not include an electronic signature.
If at any point you do not agree to any portion of the then-current version of our Terms of Service, the Bytex Privacy
Policy, or any other Bytex 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.
1.4. 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 Bytex policies,
such as the Forum Rules or Loyalty Program Terms, Bytex grants you a non-exclusive, non-transferable, revocable limited
license subject to the limitations in Sections 1.5-1.9 to access and use the Service using a Bytex supported web browser
(such as Mozilla Firefox or Microsoft Internet Explorer) or mobile device solely for your own non-commercial
entertainment purposes. You agree not to use the Service for any other purpose.
1.5. Accessing the Service
Before accessing or using the Service, including browsing any Bytex website or accessing a game, you must agree to these
have a valid account on the social networking service ("SNS") through which you connect to the Service, or have an
account with the applications provider for your mobile device. If you are between the ages of 13 and 17, you represent
that your legal guardian has reviewed and agreed to these Terms.
You must provide all equipment and software necessary to connect to the Service, including, but not limited to, a mobile
device that is suitable to connect with and use the Service, in cases where the Service offers a mobile component.
You are responsible for any fees, including internet connection or mobile fees that you incur when accessing the
1.6. Use of the Service
The following restrictions apply to the use of the Service:
a. You shall not create an Account or access the Service if you are under the age of 13;
b. You shall monitor your Account to 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 (e.g. paypal) by minors;
c. You shall not have more than one Account, per platform or SNS, at any given time, and shall not create an account
using a false identity or information, or on behalf of someone other than yourself;
d. You shall not create an Account or use the Service if you are a convicted sex offender;
e. You shall not have an Account or use the Service if you have previously been removed by Bytex, or previously been
banned from playing any Bytex game;
f. You shall use your Account only for non-commercial purposes;
g. You shall not use your Account to advertise, or solicit, or transmit any commercial advertisements, including chain
letters, junk e-mail or repetitive messages (spim and spam) to anyone;
h. You shall not use your Account to engage in any illegal conduct;
i. You shall not rent, lease, sell, trade, gift, bequeath or otherwise transfer your Account or any virtual items or
virtual currency associated with your Account to anyone without Bytex’s written permission; and
j. You shall not access or use an Account which has been rented, leased, sold, traded, gifted, bequeathed, or otherwise
transferred from the Account creator without Bytex’s permission.
k. If you access the Service from an SNS you shall comply with its terms of service/use as well as these Terms of
1.7. Account Information
When creating or updating an Account on the Service, you are required to provide Bytex with certain personal
information, which may include your name, birth date, e-mail address, and, in some cases, payment information. This
complete information to Bytex, and that you will update that information promptly after it changes.
You understand that on certain Bytex websites your user ID number, name and profile picture will be publicly available
and that search engines may index your name and profile photo.
1.8. Username and Password
During the Account creation process, you will be required to select a password ("Login Information"). The following
rules govern the security of your Login Information:
a. 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;
b. 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 Bytex and modify your Login
c. 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; and
d. You are responsible for anything that happens through your Account.
Bytex reserves 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.
1.9. License Limitations
Any use of the Service in violation of these License Limitations is strictly prohibited, can result in the immediate
revocation of your limited license granted by Section 1.4, and may subject you to liability for violations of law. ANY
ATTEMPT BY YOU TO DISRUPT OR INTERFERE WITH THE SERVICE INCLUDING UNDERMINING OR MANIPULATING THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION
OF ANY Bytex GAME IS A VIOLATION OF Bytex POLICY AND MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS.
You agree that you will not, under any circumstances:
a. Engage in any act that Bytex deems to be in conflict with the spirit or intent of the Service, including but not
limited to circumventing or manipulating these Terms, our game rules, game mechanics or policies;
b. Make improper use of Bytex’s support services, including by submitting false abuse reports; or
c. Use the Service in connection with any violation of any applicable law or regulation, or do anything that promotes
the violation of any applicable law or regulation;
CHEATING AND HACKING - You agree that you will not, under any circumstances:
d. Use cheats, exploits, automation software, bots, hacks, mods or any unauthorized third-party software designed to
modify or interfere with the Service, any Bytex Game or any Bytex game experience;
e. Use the Service in order to design or assist in the design of cheats, automation software, bots, hacks, mods or any
other unauthorized third-party software designed to modify or interfere with the Service, any Bytex game or any Bytex
f. Without Bytex’s express written consent, modify or cause to be modified any files that are a part of the Service or
any Bytex game;
g. Disrupt, overburden, or aid or assist in the disruption or overburdening of (1) any computer or server used to offer
or support the Service or any Bytex game environment (each a "Server"); or (2) the enjoyment of the Service or any Bytex
game by any other person;
h. 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; or
i. 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 Bytex, 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;
OFFENSIVE OR INFRINGING CONTENT - You agree that you will not, under any circumstances:
j. Post any information that is abusive, threatening, obscene, defamatory, libelous, or racially, sexually, religiously,
or otherwise objectionable or offensive;
k. Post any information that contains nudity, excessive violence, or offensive subject matter or that contains a link to
l. Attempt to, or harass, abuse, or harm, or advocate or incite harassment, abuse, or harm of another person, group,
including Bytex employees, including Bytex’s customer service representatives; or
m. 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 Bytex employee;
COMMERCIAL ACTIVITY - You agree that you will not, under any circumstances:
n. Without Bytex’s express written consent, use the Service, any Bytex game, or any part thereof for any commercial
purpose, including but not limited to, (1) permitting, authorizing, or offering use of the Service, any Bytex game, or
any part thereof at a cyber cafe, computer gaming center or any other commercial establishment provided however that,
for clarity, providing the means for users to access the Internet is not prohibited by the forgoing, (2) communicating
or facilitating any commercial advertisement or solicitation, or (3) gathering in-game currency, items or resources for
o. Use the Service, any Bytex game, or any part thereof for performing in-game services, such as power-leveling and item
collection services, in exchange for payment outside the Service;
p. Transmit unauthorized communications through the Service, including junk mail, chain letters, spam and any materials
that promote malware, spyware and downloadable items; or
UNAUTHORIZED USE OR CONNECTION TO THE SERVICE - You agree that you will not, under any circumstances:
q. Interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper functioning of the Service or connect to or use the Service or any
Bytex game in any way not expressly permitted by these Terms of Service;
r. Use any unauthorized third-party software that accesses, intercepts, "mines", or otherwise collects information from
or through the Service or that is in transit from or to the Service, including, without limitation, any software that
reads areas of RAM or streams of network traffic used by the Service or any Bytex game to store information about Bytex
game characters, elements, or environment. Bytex may, at its sole and absolute discretion, allow the use of certain
third party user interfaces;
s. Intercept, examine or otherwise observe any proprietary communications protocol used by a client, a Server, or the
Service, whether through the use of a network analyzer, packet sniffer or other device;
t. Make any automated use of the system, or take any action that imposes or may impose (in our sole discretion) an
unreasonable or disproportionately large load on our infrastructure;
u. Bypass any robot exclusion headers or other measures we take to restrict access to the service or use any software,
technology, or device to send content or messages, scrape, spider, or crawl the Service, or harvest or manipulate
v. Use, facilitate, create, or maintain any unauthorized connection to the Service, including without limitation (1) any
connection to any unauthorized server that emulates, or attempts to emulate any part of the Service, or (2) any
connection using programs, tools, or software not expressly approved by Bytex;
w. 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 Bytex game, or to obtain any information from
the Service or any Bytex game using any method not expressly permitted by Bytex; or
x. Copy, modify or distribute rights or content from any Bytex site or game, or Bytex’s copyrights or trademarks or use
any method to copy or distribute the content of the Service except as specifically allowed in these Terms of
COLLECTION AND PUBLICATION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION - You agree that you will not, under any circumstances:
y. Solicit or attempt to solicit personal information from other users of the Service or any Bytex game; or
z. Collect, harvest 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.
aa. upload or transmit (or attempt to upload or to transmit), without Bytex’s express permission, any material that acts
as a passive or active information collection or transmission mechanism, including, without limitation, clear graphics
interchange formats ("gifs"), 1x1 pixels, web bugs, cookies or other similar devices (sometimes referred to as
"spyware," "passive collection mechanisms" or "pcms").
1.10. Suspension and Termination of Account and Service
WITHOUT LIMITING ANY OTHER REMEDIES, Bytex MAY LIMIT, SUSPEND, TERMINATE, MODIFY, OR DELETE ACCOUNTS OR ACCESS TO Bytex
SERVICES OR PORTIONS THEREOF IF YOU ARE, OR Bytex 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 PERSONA AS A RESULT OF ACCOUNT TERMINATION OR LIMITATION, AS WELL AS ANY BENEFITS, PRIVILEGES,
EARNED ITEMS AND PURCHASED ITEMS ASSOCIATED WITH YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE, AND Bytex 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
Bytex 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, Bytex shall not be required to provide refunds, benefits or other compensation to users in connection with such
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 cancel any Account registered to you at any time by following the instructions on www.bytexgames.com.
1.11.1. Games and Service
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 Bytex game client, and the Bytex game clients and server software) are copyrighted
works owned by Bytex LLC. Bytex reserves all rights, including without limitation, all intellectual property rights or
other proprietary rights, in connection with its games and the Service.
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 Bytex. Bytex RESERVES THE RIGHT TO TERMINATE ANY ACCOUNT THAT HAS
BEEN INACTIVE FOR 180 DAYS.
1.11.3. Virtual Items
Bytex owns, has licensed, or otherwise has rights to use all of the content that appears in the Service or the Bytex
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 Bytex game, whether earned in a game or purchased from Bytex, or any other attributes associated with an Account
or stored on the Service.
Bytex prohibits and does not recognize any purported transfers of virtual property effectuated outside of the Service,
or the purported sale, gift or trade in the "real world" of anything that appears or originates in the Service, unless
otherwise expressly authorized by Bytex in writing. Accordingly, you may not trade, sell or attempt to sell in-game
items or currency for "real" money, or exchange those items or currency for value of any kind outside of a game, without
Bytex’s written permission. Any such transfer or attempted transfer is prohibited and void, and will subject your
Account to termination.
1.11.4. User Content
"User Content" means any communications, images, sounds, and all the material, data, and information that you upload or
transmit through a Bytex game client or the Service, or that other users upload or transmit, including without
limitation any chat text.
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
You hereby grant Bytex a perpetual and irrevocable (other than as provided below), worldwide, fully paid-up and royalty
free, non-exclusive, unlimited license, including the right to sublicense and assign to third parties, and right to
copy, reproduce, fix, adapt, modify, improve, translate, reformat, create derivative works from, manufacture, introduce
into circulation, commercialize, publish, distribute, sell, license, sublicense, transfer, rent, 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 now known or in the
future discovered, your User Content as well as all modified and derivative works thereof. To the extent permitted by
applicable laws, you hereby waive any moral rights you may have in any User Content. The license you grant Us to use
user posted content (except any content you submit in response to Bytex promotions and competition or any other content
specifically solicited by Bytex) ends when you delete your User Content or you close your Account unless your User
content has been shared with others, and they have not deleted it. However, you understand and accept that removed
content may persist in back-up copies for a reasonable period of time.
2. USER CONTENT
2.1. Content Screening
Bytex 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.
We do not, and cannot, pre-screen or monitor all User Content. However, at our discretion, our representatives or
technology may monitor and/or record your interaction with the Service or communications (including without limitation
chat text) when you are using the Service.
By entering into these Terms of Service, you hereby provide your irrevocable consent to such monitoring and recording.
You acknowledge and agree that you have no expectation of privacy concerning the transmission of any User Content,
including without limitation chat text or voice communications.
If at any time Bytex chooses, in its sole discretion, to monitor the Service, Bytex 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.
2.2. Information Use by Other Members of the Service
2.2.1. Public Discourse
The Service may include various forums, blogs and chat features where you can post User Content, including your
observations and comments on designated topics. Bytex 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. Bytex shall have no responsibility to evaluate, use or
compensate you for any ideas or information you may choose to submit.
Bytex IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR A MEMBER’S MISUSE OR MISAPPROPRIATION OF ANY CONTENT OR INFORMATION YOU POST IN ANY FORUMS,
BLOGS AND CHAT ROOMS.
2.2.2. Responsible 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.
Information, materials, products or services provided by other users (for instance, in their profiles) may, in whole or
in part, be unauthorized, impermissible or otherwise violate these Terms of Service, and Bytex assumes no responsibility
or liability for this material. If you become aware of misuse of the Service by any person, please use any "Report
Abuse" link provided or contact us at Customer Support.
Bytex 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 Bytex violates these Terms of Service.
Bytex reserves the right to limit the storage capacity of User Content that you post on, through or in connection with
You expressly agree that We have the right, at all times, and at our sole discretion, to disclose any user content and
other information (including without limitation chat text, voice communications, IP addresses and your personal
information): (a) in response to legal process (for example, a court order, search warrant or subpoena) when We have a
good faith belief that the information is required to be disclosed in response to legal process; (b) to allow Us to
satisfy any applicable law, regulation or governmental request; (c) to allow Us to enforce these Terms of Service, the
and remedies; (e) in other circumstances in which We believe the Bytex games or web sites are being used in the
commission of a crime (including exchanging information with other companies and organizations for the purposes of fraud
protection and credit risk reduction) and for the purpose of reporting the same to the appropriate authorities; (f) to
report any other suspected crime or other offensive behavior to the appropriate authorities; (g) when We have a good
faith belief that there is a threat to the health and/or safety of you or another person; or (h) when necessary either
to protect the rights or property of Bytex, or for Us to render the Service you have requested.
2.4. User Interactions
2.4.1 Member Disputes
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 Bytex games. Bytex reserves the right, but has no obligation, to become involved in
any way with these disputes.
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. If you are a California resident, you waive
California Civil Code §1542, which says: "A general release does not extend to claims which the creditor does not know
or suspect to exist in his favor at the time of executing the release, which if known by him must have materially
affected his settlement with the debtor."
3. FEES AND PURCHASE TERMS
In the Service you may purchase, with "real world" money, a license to use (a) "virtual currency", including but not
limited to virtual coins, cash, tokens, or points, all for use in Bytex games; (b) "virtual in-game items" (together
with "virtual currency", "Virtual Items"); and (c) other goods or services ("Merchandise"). You may also obtain a
license to use Virtual Items by redeeming third party virtual currency such as Facebook Credits.
ALL PURCHASES AND REDEMPTIONS OF THIRD PARTY VIRTUAL CURRENCY MADE THROUGH THE SERVICE ARE NON-REFUNDABLE.
You can order Virtual Items by visiting the purchase page in one of our games, providing your billing information,
confirming the particulars of your purchase and re-affirming your agreement to these Terms. When you place an order to
purchase Virtual Items from our Service, we may send you a confirmatory e-mail that will contain details of the items
you have ordered. Please check that the details in the confirmatory e-mail are correct as soon as possible and maintain
a copy of it for your records. Bytex keeps records of transactions in order to deal with any subsequent queries. If you
purchase Facebook Credits from Facebook, you are agreeing to Facebook’s Payment Terms and Bytex is not a party to the
For Virtual Items, your order will represent an offer to us to purchase the relevant product(s) which will be accepted
by us when we make the Virtual Items available in your account for you to use in our games or debit your credit card,
whichever comes first.
The provision of Virtual Items for use in Bytex games is a service provided by Bytex that commences immediately upon
acceptance by Bytex of your purchase. By ordering Virtual Items you agree and accept that Bytex will provide them to you
immediately following completion of your purchase. If you reside in the European Union and you purchase a product or
service from Bytex, you have the right to withdraw from a purchase within seven calendar days, commencing on the day
after the date of purchase (the "Cooling Off Period"). However, you lose your right of withdrawal if the performance of
the services begins before the end of the Cooling Off Period. Accordingly, please note that if you purchase Virtual
Items from us, your right of withdrawal is lost as the performance of our services begins immediately once your purchase
3.2. Payment of Fees
You agree to pay all fees and applicable taxes incurred by you or anyone using an Account registered to you. Bytex may
revise the pricing for the goods and services offered through the Service at any time. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT Bytex 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.
4. THIRD PARTY ADVERTISING
4.1. Third Party Advertisements
You understand that the Service and Bytex games may feature advertisements from Bytex or third parties. Bytex's
4.2. Links to Third Party Sites And Dealings With Advertisers
Bytex may provide links on the Service to third party websites or vendors who may invite you to participate in a
promotional offer in return for receiving optional Services and/or upgrades (such as in-game currency). Any charges or
obligations you incur in your dealings with these third parties are your responsibility. Bytex makes no representation
or warranty regarding any content, goods and/or services provided by any third party even if linked from our Service,
and will not be liable for any claim relating to any third party content, goods and/or services. The linked sites are
not under the control of Bytex and may collect data or solicit personal information from you. Bytex is not responsible
for their content, business practices or privacy policies, or for the collection, use or disclosure of any information
those sites may collect. Further, the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement of Bytex of these linked sites.
5. COPYRIGHT NOTICES/COMPLAINTS
It is Bytex's policy to respond to notices of alleged copyright infringement that comply with the Digital Millennium
Copyright Act. For more information, please go to Bytex’s Copyright Page to review our DMCA Notification Guidelines.
Bytex reserves the right to terminate without notice any User's access to the Bytex Service if that User is determined
by Bytex to be a "repeat infringer." In addition, Bytex accommodates and does not interfere with standard technical
measures used by copyright owners to protect their materials.
6. UPDATES TO THE SERVICE
You understand that the Service is an evolving one. Bytex may require that you accept updates to the Service and to
Bytex’s games you have installed on your computer. You acknowledge and agree that Bytex may update the Service and Bytex
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 Bytex’s Games.
7.1. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT USE OF THE SERVICE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK AND IS PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTIES
OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, WARRANTIES OF TITLE OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF
NON-INFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE (EXCEPT ONLY TO THE EXTENT PROHIBITED UNDER
APPLICABLE LAW WITH ANY LEGALLY REQUIRED WARRANTY PERIOD THE SHORTER OF THIRTY DAYS FROM FIRST USE OR THE MINIMUM PERIOD
WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, NEITHER Bytex NOR ITS AFFILIATES OR SUBSIDIARIES, OR ANY OF THEIR DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES,
AGENTS, ATTORNEYS, THIRD-PARTY CONTENT PROVIDERS, DISTRIBUTORS, LICENSEES OR LICENSORS (COLLECTIVELY, "Bytex PARTIES")
WARRANT THAT THE SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE.
7.2. LIMITATIONS; WAIVERS OF LIABILITY
YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY ANY APPLICABLE LAW, THE DISCLAIMERS OF LIABILITY
CONTAINED HEREIN APPLY TO ANY AND ALL DAMAGES OR INJURY WHATSOEVER CAUSED BY OR RELATED TO USE OF, OR INABILITY TO USE,
THE SERVICE UNDER ANY CAUSE OR ACTION WHATSOEVER OF ANY JURISDICTION, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ACTIONS FOR BREACH
OF WARRANTY, BREACH OF CONTRACT OR TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE) AND THAT THE Bytex PARTIES SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY
INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES IN ANY WAY WHATSOEVER ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF, OR
INABILITY TO USE, THE SERVICE.
YOU FURTHER SPECIFICALLY ACKNOWLEDGE THAT THE Bytex PARTIES ARE NOT LIABLE, AND YOU AGREE NOT TO SEEK TO HOLD THE Bytex
PARTIES LIABLE, FOR THE CONDUCT OF THIRD PARTIES, INCLUDING OTHER USERS OF THE SERVICE AND OPERATORS OF EXTERNAL SITES,
AND THAT THE RISK OF THE SERVICE AND EXTERNAL SITES AND OF INJURY FROM THE FOREGOING RESTS ENTIRELY WITH YOU.
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL THE Bytex PARTIES BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR MORE THAN THE AMOUNT YOU HAVE PAID Bytex IN THE ONE
HUNDRED AND EIGHTY DAYS (180) DAYS IMMEDIATELY PRECEDING THE DATE ON WHICH YOU FIRST ASSERT ANY SUCH CLAIM.
YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT IF YOU HAVE NOT PAID Bytex ANY AMOUNTS IN THE ONE HUNDRED AND EIGHTY DAYS (180) DAYS
IMMEDIATELY PRECEDING THE DATE ON WHICH YOU FIRST ASSERT ANY SUCH CLAIM, YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY FOR ANY DISPUTE
WITH Bytex 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. THEREFORE, SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS IN THE SECTION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
You agree to indemnify, save, and hold Bytex, its affiliated companies, contractors, employees, agents and its
third-party suppliers, licensors, and partners harmless from any claims, losses, damages, liabilities, including legal
fees and expenses, arising out of your use or misuse of the Service, any violation by you of these Terms of Service, or
any breach of the representations, warranties, and covenants made by you herein. Bytex reserves the right, at Your
expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter for which you are required to indemnify Bytex, and
you agree to cooperate with Bytex’s defense of these claims. Bytex will use reasonable efforts to notify you of any such
claim, action, or proceeding upon becoming aware of it.
You agree that the provisions in this paragraph will survive any termination of your Account(s) or of the Service.
8. DISPUTE RESOLUTION
If a dispute arises between you and Bytex, our goal is to provide you with a neutral and cost effective means of
resolving the dispute quickly. Accordingly, you and Bytex agree that we will resolve any claim or controversy at law or
equity that arises out of this Agreement or our services (a "Claim") in accordance with one of the subsections below or
as we and you otherwise agree in writing. Before resorting to these alternatives, we strongly encourage you to first
contact us directly to seek a resolution by going to Customer Support. We will consider reasonable requests to resolve
the dispute through alternative dispute resolution procedures, such as mediation or arbitration, as alternatives to
8.2. Law and Forum for Legal Disputes
This Agreement and any dispute arising out of or related to it or the Service shall be governed in all respects by the
laws of the Russian Federation as they apply to agreements entered into and to be performed entirely within Russian
Federation, without regard to conflict of law provisions. You agree that any claim or dispute you may have against Bytex
Inc. must be resolved exclusively by a state or federal court located in Mordovia, Russian Federation, except as
otherwise agreed by the parties. You agree to submit to the personal jurisdiction of the courts located within Mordovia,
Russian Federation for the purpose of litigating all such claims or disputes.
8.3. Arbitration Option
For any claim (excluding claims for injunctive or other equitable relief) where the total amount of the award sought is
less than $10,000, the party requesting relief may elect to resolve the dispute in a cost effective manner through
binding non-appearance-based arbitration. In the event a party elects arbitration, they shall initiate such arbitration
through an established alternative dispute resolution ("ADR") provider mutually agreed upon by the parties. The ADR
provider and the parties must comply with the following rules: (a) the arbitration shall be conducted by telephone,
online and/or be solely based on written submissions, the specific manner shall be chosen by the party initiating the
arbitration; (b) the arbitration shall not involve any personal appearance by the parties or witnesses unless otherwise
mutually agreed by the parties; and (c) any judgment on the award rendered by the arbitrator shall be final and may be
entered in any court of competent jurisdiction.
8.4. Improperly Filed Claims
All claims you bring against Bytex must be resolved in accordance with this Legal Disputes Section. All claims filed or
brought contrary to Section 8.2 shall be considered improperly filed. Should you file a claim contrary to Section 8.2,
Bytex shall be entitled to recover attorneys' fees and costs up to $1000, provided that Bytex has notified you in
writing of the improperly filed claim, and you have failed to promptly withdraw the claim.
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
or entity at any time with or without your consent. You may not assign or delegate any rights or obligations under the
by you is ineffective.
10.2. Supplemental Policies
Bytex 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
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 Bytex to require or enforce strict performance by you of any provision of these Terms of Service or the
Bytex's right to assert or rely upon any such provision or right in that or any other instance.
The express waiver by Bytex of any provision, condition, or requirement of these Terms of Service or the Bytex 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 Bytex 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 Bytex.
We may notify you via postings on www.bytexgames.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 Bytex
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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 Bytex are of a unique and
irreplaceable nature, the loss of which shall irreparably harm Bytex and which cannot be replaced by monetary damages
alone so that Bytex 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 Bytex 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 7.2 (if any).
10.7. Force Majeure
Bytex shall not be liable for any delay or failure to perform resulting from causes outside the reasonable control of
Bytex, including without limitation any failure to perform hereunder due to unforeseen circumstances or cause beyond
Bytex’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.