Privacy Policy

Last updated: March 18, 2020

At Game8 Inc. ( "the Company") we strive to protect the privacy of our users. Before using our website ("Site"), we ask that you please thoroughly read through our Privacy Policy.

1. Terms

The definitions of the terms used in the Privacy Policy are as follows.

Applicable Privacy LawRegulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of April 27, 2016, on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of Personal Information and on the free movement of such data, commonly referred to as the "General Data Protection Regulations" ("GDPR") and other applicable laws and regulations related to privacy and/or personal data
Personal DataAny information relating to an identified natural persons or identifiable natural persons ("Users") acquired by the Company as outlined in Section 3 of this Privacy Policy.

2. Management Contact Information

If Users have any questions or concerns regarding this Privacy Policy or the Company's processing of Personal Data, or any requests concerning User's rights, please contact the Company at the following:

Name: Game8 Inc.

Address: Shibuya Property Tower 7F, 1-32-12, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo



3. Personal Data Collected

The Company may process the following personal data through our Site:

(1) Information the Company collects when the User accesses our Site

The Company may collect information regarding the User's access and usage of our Site.

This includes the following information:

・OS Version Information

・Log information (server access log, access history, etc. are acquired when the application accesses the server)

・Anonymous user unique ID stored in the cookies of the web browser on the website

・Other usage conditions of the Site

4. Purpose of Processing Personal Data

Personal Data may be used only for the following purposes, not for any other purpose.

(1) To provide the Users of our Site with the most optimal information

Legal Basis: The Company process the Personal Data based on the legitimate interests pursued by the Company (providing the Users of our Site with the most optimal information).

(2) For surveying and analyzing usage on our Site

Legal Basis: The Company process the Personal Data based on the legitimate interests pursued by the Company (improving our Site).

(3) For improving the Site, developing new services, etc.

Legal Basis: The Company process the Personal Data based on the legitimate interests pursued by the Company (improving our Site and developing new services, etc.)

(4) For placement of behavioral targeted ads

Legal Basis: The Company process the Personal Data based on a consent from Users. Behavioral targeted ads refer to user-optimized ads that are distributed by using behavioral history such as a User's browsing history of our Site and viewing history of ads placed on the Site.

Behavioral targeted ads refer to user-optimized ads that are distributed by using behavioral history such as a user's browsing history of our site and viewing history of ads placed on the site.

(5) For usage related to the above purposes

5. About Cookies

This Site uses cookies in order to increase the usefulness of the service the Company provides and to deliver advertisements that we believe will benefit our Users.

Cookies refer to small data files sent from a website to the User's browser.

By using cookies, browsed internet sites and servers can identify the site's User's individual browser from other internet browsers with different cookies. Using a unique cookie ID, they can recognize and identify a specific Internet browser.

The Company uses cookies to check which pages a User has previously visited on our Site, display appropriate content for returning visitors, and provide them with services.

If a User does not wish for their cookie information to be collected, they may disable the feature within their internet browser's settings at any time ("opt-out"). However, please be advised that by disabling the cookies feature you will lose access to some of our services.

In addition, by changing browsers, deleting cookies, or changing to a new device, etc., the opt-out feature will be disabled, so please note that you may need to repeat the process if you wish to opt-out again.

6. External Transmissions, Third-Party Offers, Presence of Information Collection Module

The Company may provide User's Personal Data to third parties such as its subsidiaries and affiliates, cloud vendors, outside contractors and professionals (including tax firms and law firms), etc., and User's Personal Data will be processed by such third parties in order to carry out the purposes of use specified above.

The Company uses Google Analytics in order to survey usage conditions and gather statistical usage information. Google Analytics uses cookies to gather personal data. For more details about how this data is used, see the following link.

7. Necessity of Providing Personal Data

The Personal Data that Users are to provide is not necessary in order for the User to access the Site. However, without the Personal Data, there may be cases where the Company will not be able to provide the services to Users, in whole or in part.

8. International Transfers of Personal Data

The Personal Data may be transferred to entities in countries or jurisdictions outside the EEA, if required for the purposes as described above. Please note that such countries or jurisdictions may not have the same data protection laws as the EEA and that they may not afford many of the rights conferred upon you in the EEA. The Company will ensure that any such international transfers are made subject to appropriate and suitable safeguards as required by the Applicable Privacy Law. When doing so, the Company will comply with Applicable Privacy Law and take appropriate safeguards to ensure the security and integrity of the Personal Data.

9. User Rights

Under the Applicable Privacy Law, the User of this Site has following rights. If the User would like to request to access, correct, delete, or restrict the use or object to the processing of their Personal Data that the User have previously provided to the Company, or if the User would like to receive an electronic copy of the User's Personal Data for purposes of transmitting it to another company (to the extent these rights are provided to the User by law), please contact the Company at the Contact Information of Data Controller.

(1) The right to withdraw consent regarding personal data

(2) The right to demand access to personal data

(3) The right to demand corrections to personal data

(4) The right to demand personal data be deleted

(5) The right to object to the Company's processing of personal data

(6) The right to demand a restriction of processing of personal information

(7) The right to complain to a supervisory authority (the User's address, place of work, or the supervisory authority of the EU member country who is alleged to have violated the GDPR). However, the Company ask that you please contact the Company before making a complaint with the supervisory authority so that the Company can take care of any complaints.

10. Safety Control Measure

The company has taken adequate technical and organizational safety control measures regarding the protection of personal data. If the User of this Site is concerned about the specific method of data transfer etc., we will take sufficient alternative measures.

11. Storing of Personal Data

The Company does not store personal data beyond the limit necessary for the purpose of usage, and personal data will be promptly and securely deleted after the end of the statutory retention period unless it is necessary for the purposes of processing.

12. General Clause

This Privacy Policy was last amended on April 26th, 2019. The Company may alter this Privacy Policy based on laws and regulations or company policy. The Company will announce the revised Privacy Policy on this Site when a revision is made. However, the Company will not use the User's personal data in any type of new manner without obtaining consent from the User.

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