Mindemia AB may update or revise the Terms of Service at any time and without notice. You agree to review the Terms of Service periodically to become aware of such revisions. You can view the Terms of Service at any time by clicking on the Terms of Service link at the bottom of www.hostilesector.com. Your continued use of the Service will mean that you accept all such revisions. If you don't agree to the changes, or to any of the terms in this Terms of Service, must stop using the Service, and cancel any account related to the Service without refund or reimbursement.
If you violate our Terms of Service, we may issue you a warning about the violation, or we may choose to immediately terminate any and all accounts that you have established, depending on the severity of the violation. If a violation occurs, Mindemia AB will use the email connected to your account to notify you of this.
The Terms of Service constitutes the entire agreement between you and Mindemia AB regarding your rights and obligations in your use of the service. If you have questions about the Terms of Service, please contact us by using the Contact page on www.hostilesector.com, or www.mindemia.com.
The term of this Agreement shall commence from the date you activate an account for the Service and shall continue in force thereafter, unless earlier terminated as provided herein.
2. Account Registration.
When you complete the Service's online registration process, you create a Hostile Sector account. Your account includes without limitation, any data related to your specific email address, password and nick name. To create an account, you must enter a valid email address, password and nick name. Your email address is used by Mindemia AB to communicate important messages about the Service. Your nick name must be unique and you are not allowed to use a nick name that is offensive, or in any other way violates the Terms of Service. You may not provide false information during the registration process. You must provide truthful and accurate information in creating your Hostile Sector online account.
You are solely responsible for all activity on your account and for the security of your computer system. You may not reveal your password to other users. You agree to defend, indemnify and hold Mindemia AB, its agents, employees, affiliates, officers and members/managers harmless for any improper or illegal use of your account. This includes illegal or improper use by someone to whom you have given permission to use your account. Your account is at risk if you let someone use it inappropriately and your account in any of our services is subject to termination if you or anyone using your account violates our Terms of Service. If your account is terminated, you may not join the Service again without our express permission.
3. Termination of Account.
Mindemia AB and you both have the right to terminate or cancel your account at any time. You understand and agree that the cancellation of your account is your sole right and remedy with respect to any dispute with Mindemia AB. This includes, but is not limited to, any dispute related to, or arising out of: (1) any term of this Terms of Service or the Service's enforcement or application of this agreement; (2) the content available through the Service or any change in content provided through the Service; (3) your ability to access and/or use the Service.
You can cancel your account by delivering notice to Mindemia AB on the Contact page. In the event that your account is terminated or cancelled, no refund will be granted and no other form of compensation is required from Mindemia AB. You will have no further access to your account or anything within the Service associated with it (such as points, credits or in-game items). Active Hostile Sector account holders may not allow former account holders whose account has been terminated to use their accounts.
With consideration to optimized performance for all users, Mindemia AB reserves the right to delete any inactive Hostile Sector account and anything associated with that account including characters, credits or items. These accounts will have to fulfill one or several of the following criteria; new user has not activated the account within 48 hours of creation, user has not logged in for at least one month and has no on-going subscription.
Mindemia AB may suspend, terminate and/or permanently disqualify any players or users of the Service at any time and without prior notice, who, in Mindemia AB's sole discretion, is determined as being in violation of these Terms of Service.
4. Online Content/Conduct.
By Content we mean the software, communications, images, sounds, communication and all the material and information you see on the Service. Mindemia AB, our affiliates and our 3rd party content providers provide most of the Content on the Service. In some cases, content is provided by users of the Service.
Strong vulgar language, crude or explicit sexual references, discussions of illegal drugs, and hate speech are always inappropriate Content for the Service. Always use your best judgment in online conduct. Service representatives may monitor your communications on the Service. If you encounter something you feel is breaching these Terms of Service, we encourage you to report it on the Contact page. Mindemia AB does not endorse, approve, or prescreen any Content that you or other users communicate on the Service. Mindemia AB does not assume any responsibility or liability for Content that is generated by our users. We reserve the right to remove Content that is questionable to us for any reason. This determination is in our sole discretion, and is final. Mindemia AB does not assume any liability for any failure to remove, or any delay in removing, Content. If we removed Content that you created, we may send you a warning. If it's a serious or repeated violation, your account may be terminated.
Online conduct should be guided by common sense and basic etiquette. You must also obey rules for use of third party tools, and rules of interactive service providers, national, foreign or international law where appropriate. We will terminate use of the Service and cooperate with law enforcement for illegal behavior.
You agree that you will be personally responsible for your use of the Service and for all of your communication and activity on the Service, including any Content that you contribute, and that you will indemnify and hold harmless Mindemia AB, its agents, employees, affiliates, officers and members/managers from any liability or damages arising from your conduct on the Service, including any Content that you contribute.
The following is a list of improper actions that are not acceptable and violate the Terms of Service. This list is not all inclusive.
Post, transmit, promote or distribute Content that is illegal.
Harass or threaten other players.
Transmit or facilitate distribution of Content that is harmful, abusive, racially or ethnically offensive, vulgar, sexually explicit, defamatory, infringing, or invasive of personal privacy or publicity rights.
Spam online chat rooms with repeated messages.
Impersonate another person, indicate, or attempt to mislead others, that you are a representative of Mindemia AB or the Service.
Attempt to get a password, other account information, or other private information from a player or any other user.
Upload any software or Content that you do not own or have permission to freely distribute.
Post messages for any purpose other than personal communication, including without limitation advertising, promotional materials, chain letters, pyramid schemes or make any commercial use of our service.
You may not modify any part of the Service, that the Service does not specifically authorize you to modify.
You may not post or communicate any player's real-world personal information within the Service.
You will not attempt to interfere with, hack into or decipher any transmissions to or from the servers running the Service.
You will not exploit any bug in the Service to gain unfair advantage in the Service and you will not communicate the existence of any such bug (either directly or through the public posting) to any other user or any third party. In its sole discretion, Mindemia AB will remove any items or credits obtained in this manner from a user's account without notice or remedy.
You will not participate in any service that provides online features or game play for the Service that is not authorized by the Service.
You will not do anything that interferes with the ability of other users to experience the Service, or that materially increases the expense or difficulty of Mindemia AB in maintaining the Service for the enjoyment of all its users.
If you encounter another user of the Service who is violating any of the Terms of Service, please report them by contacting a Service game monitor.
Mindemia AB does not recognize or condone any outside service that may be used for the exchange of credits, items or attributes that you may accumulate as a result of playing the Service. This includes the exchange of credits, items or accounts on services such as auction sites or of other third parties that facilitate sale or exchange of said Content. We don't assume any responsibility for, and won't support, such transactions.
Your account may be terminated if you are found buying, selling or exchanging said Content in or outside the Service. In it's sole discretion, Mindemia AB may remove such Content from a users account without notice or remedy.
You agree that these rules will apply to anyone that you allow to use your Service account, and that your are personally responsible for the consequences that may esult if any such person breaks these rules.
Mindemia AB reserves the right to change game,item and character parameters of the Service, in order to balance the Service. Mindemia AB has the right to modify all Content and mechanics related to the Service without prior notice. Mindemia has the right to modify, reward or remove anything from a users account without prior notice or other compensation.
These rules may be changed, and new rules may be added or removed, at any time. You agree to regularly review this Terms of Service to stay updated with rule changes.
5. Public Nature of Communications.
You acknowledge and agree that your communications on this Service are public and not private communications, and that you have no expectation of privacy concerning your use of this service. You acknowledge that personal information that you communicate on this service may be seen and used by others and result in unsolicited communications, therefore we strongly encourage you not to disclose any personal information. Mindemia AB is not responsible for information that you choose to communicate to other users on the service, or for the actions of other users. Once you post or send any Content to the Service, you expressly grant Mindemia AB the complete and irrevocable right to quote, re-post, use, reproduce, modify, distribute, transmit, broadcast, and otherwise communicate, and publicly display and perform the Content in any form, anywhere, with or without attribution to your screen name in Mindemia AB's sole
discretion, and without any notice or compensation to you of any kind.
6. Commercial Activity and Unsolicited E-mail.
You may not advertise any goods or services on the Service. You may not exploit the Service for any commercial purpose. Any violation of these provisions can subject your account to immediate termination and further legal action.
7. Use of Bots, Computers, Scripts.
The use of bots, computers, scripts or any automated system on the Service is strictly prohibited and may result in account suspension or termination. You may only have one account active at the Service at any given time.
8. Proprietary Rights; Copyrights and Trademarks.
Much of the Content available on the Service is owned by Mindemia AB or our licensors, and is protected by copyrights, trademarks, and other intellectual property rights. You shall not copy or download any Content from the Service unless we have expressly authorized you to do so. You must have the legal right to upload any Content to the Service before you do so. You shall not copy, transmit, modify, distribute, show in public or in private, modify or create any derivative works from the Content you find on the Service, unless Mindemia AB expressly authorizes you to do so in writing. Making unauthorized copies of any Content found on the Service can lead to the termination of your account(s) and may subject you to further legal action. Similarly, other content owners may take criminal or civil action against you. In that event, you agree to indemnify and hold harmless Mindemia AB and its subsidiaries, affiliates, related companies, employees, officers, members/managers and agents.
9. Confidentiality/Privacy. During the term of this agreement, you may have access to certain non-public information of the Service, which information a reasonable person would consider confidential or which is marked as "confidential" or "proprietary" by Mindemia AB, is hereby collectively defined as "Confidential Information". This Confidential Information does not include information that is generally in the public domain. You agree not to disclose any Confidential Information to any third parties or to use any Confidential Information for any purposes except to carry out your obligations under this agreement. You shall take every effort to keep such Confidential Information confidential, using the same degree of care you use to protect your own confidential information, as long as you use at least reasonable care. Each party acknowledges and agrees that due to the unique nature of the Confidential Information, any such breach may allow one party or third parties to unfairly compete with the other party resulting in great harm to non-breaching party. All users of the Service allow and authorize Mindemia AB, the right to use your valid email address for direct communication to convey any changes of to the Service or information related to your account. Mindemia AB does not intend to sell or convey your email address to any 3rd party entities, except where such information is needed to run the Service.
Notwithstanding the above, any ideas, Content, graphics or other information submitted to the Service remain property of Mindemia AB without remuneration to the submitting party. The submitting party agrees to indemnify, hold harmless and defend Mindemia AB, its agents, employees, affiliates, officers and members/managers from any improper or illegal use of such ideas, Content, graphics or other information.
10. Downloaded Software.
Using the Service requires you to download software to your computer. Mindemia AB grants to you a non-exclusive, limited license to use the software to use the Service. You may not sub-license, or charge others to use or access the software. You may not use the software for any other purpose. You may not translate, reverse-engineer, reverse-compile or decompile, disassemble or make derivative works of the software. You may not modify the software or use it in any way not expressly authorized in writing by Mindemia AB. You understand that the Service's introduction of various technologies may not be consistent across all platforms and that the performance and some features offered by the Service may vary depending on your computer and other equipment.
NEITHER MINDEMIA AB NOR ITS LICENSORS HAVE ANY LIABILITY OF ANY KIND OR NATURE IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE OF THE SOFTWARE (INCLUDING LIABILITY FOR ANY CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES OR DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER HARDWARE OR SOFTWARE), AND THE ENTIRE RISK OF USE (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER HARDWARE OR SOFTWARE) RESIDES WITH YOU.
The Service software may be subject to United States export controls. By downloading the software from, you warrant that you are not located in any country, or exporting the software to any person or place, to which the United States has embargoed goods.
The Service may include hyperlinks to web sites operated by parties other than the Service including advertisers and other content providers. Those sites may collect data or solicit personal information from you. Mindemia AB does not control such web sites, and is not responsible for their content, privacy policies, or for the collection, use or disclosure of any information those sites may collect.
12. LIMITATIONS ON WARRANTY AND LIABILITY. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT THE USE OF MINDEMIA AB, THE SERVICE AND ITS SOFTWARE, AND THE INTERNET IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. MINDEMIA AB'S PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND SOFTWARE, AND ANY THIRD-PARTY SERVICES AND PRODUCTS ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS FOR YOUR USE, WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, UNLESS SUCH WARRANTIES ARE LEGALLY INCAPABLE OF EXCLUSION. MINDEMIA AB PROVIDES THE SERVICE ON A COMMERCIALLY REASONABLE BASIS AND DO NOT GUARANTEE THAT YOU WILL BE ABLE TO ACCESS OR USE THE SERVICE AT TIMES OR LOCATIONS OF YOUR CHOOSING, OR THAT THE SERVICE WILL HAVE ADEQUATE CAPACITY FOR THE SERVICE AS A WHOLE OR IN ANY SPECIFIC GEOGRAPHIC AREA.
YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY FOR ANY DISPUTE WITH MINDEMIA AB, THE SERVICE OR ITS LICENSORS IS TO STOP USING THE SERVICE, AND TO CANCEL YOUR ACCOUNT) YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT MINDEMIA AB, ITS SUBSIDIARIES, LICENSORS AND AFFILIATES ARE NOT LIABLE FOR ANY ACT OR FAILURE TO ACT BY THEM OR ANY OTHER PERSON REGARDING CONDUCT, COMMUNICATION OR CONTENT ON THE SERVICE OR USE OF MINDEMIA AB'S SOFTWARE. IN NO CASE SHALL MINDEMIA AB OR ITS SUBSIDIARIES, LICENSORS, AFFILIATES', EMPLOYEES', OFFICERS', OR MEMBERS/MANAGERS (COLLECTIVELY, " MINDEMIA AB AFFILIATES") LIABILITY TO YOU EXCEED THE AMOUNT THAT YOU PAID TO MINDEMIA AB FOR THE SERVICE. IN NO CASE SHALL MINDEMIA AB OR MINDEMIA AB AFFILIATES BE LIABLE FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING FROM YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE AND SOFTWARE, THE INTERNET OR FOR ANY OTHER CLAIM RELATED IN ANY WAY TO YOUR USE OF OR MEMBERSHIP WITH MINDEMIA AB. BECAUSE SOME STATES OR JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR THE LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, IN SUCH STATES OR JURISDICTIONS, MINDEMIA AB'S AND MINDEMIA AB AFFILIATES' LIABILITY SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE FULL EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. MINDEMIA AB DOES NOT ENDORSE, WARRANT OR GUARANTEE ANY THIRD PARTY PRODUCT OR SERVICE OFFERED THROUGH THE SERVICE AND WILL NOT BE A PARTY TO OR IN ANY WAY BE RESPONSIBLE FOR MONITORING ANY TRANSACTION BETWEEN YOU AND THIRD-PARTY PROVIDERS OF PRODUCTS OR SERVICES.
MINDEMIA AB AND MINDEMIA AB AFFILIATES SHALL NOT BE LIABLE HEREUNDER FOR SERVER DOWNTIME, DATA LOSS OR BY REASON OF ANY FAILURE OR DELAY IN THE PERFORMANCE OF ITS OBLIGATIONS ON ACCOUNT OF STRIKES, SHORTAGES, RIOTS, INSURRECTION, FIRES, FLOOD, STORM, EXPLOSIONS, EARTHQUAKES, INTERNET OUTAGES, WAR, TERRORISM, FORCE MAJEUR, GOVERNMENTAL ACTION OR ANY OTHER CAUSE THAT IS BEYOND THE REASONABLE CONTROL OF MINDEMIA OR ITS AFFILIATES.
13. INDEMNIFICATION. Upon request by Mindemia AB, you agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Mindemia AB and its affiliates, subsidiaries, employees, contractors, officers, members/managers, vendors and content providers from all liabilities, claims and expenses, including attorneys' fees, that arise from a breach of these Terms of Service for which you are in any way responsible or in connection with your transmission of any Content on the Service. You will not enter into any settlement or compromise of any such claim without Mindemia AB's prior consent, which shall not be unreasonably withheld. Mindemia AB reserves the right, at your expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you. This Section shall survive termination of this Agreement.
Mindemia AB may assign its rights or delegate its obligations under this agreement without your prior written consent, as long as the assignee expressly assumes in writing the performance of all of the terms of this agreement.
This agreement shall not be construed to create a joint venture or partnership between the parties. Neither party shall be deemed to be an employee, agent, partner nor legal representative of the other for any purpose and neither shall have any right, power or authority to create any obligation or responsibility on behalf of the other.
The failure of Mindemia AB at any time or times to require performance of any provision hereof shall in no manner affect the right at a later time to enforce the same. No waiver by Mindemia AB of the breach of any term or covenant contained in this agreement, whether by conduct or otherwise, in anyone or more instances, shall be deemed to be, or construed as, a further or continuing waiver of any such breach or a waiver of the breach of any other term or covenant contained in this agreement.
The laws of Sweden govern this agreement and your membership. As noted above, player/member conduct may be subject to other local, state, national and international laws. You expressly agree that exclusive jurisdiction for any claim or dispute with Mindemia AB or relating in any way to your membership or your use of the Service resides in the courts of Sweden and you further agree and expressly consent to the exercise of personal jurisdiction in the courts of Sweden in connection with any such dispute including any claim involving Mindemia AB or its affiliates, subsidiaries, employees, contractors, officers, members/managers, vendors and content providers.