Who we are

Our website address is: https://gamerguidebook.com.

Gamer Guidebook Terms & Conditions

 

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS WEBSITE. By using this website, you signify your consent to these terms of use.

  1. You agree that the Site itself, as well as all content, videos, training materials, products, services and/or other materials, made available on the Site by us or other third parties, as well as the look and feel of all of the foregoing, (collectively referred to as the “Content”) are maintained for your personal use and information by GAMER GUIDEBOOK, (the “Company”) and are the property of the Company and/or its third party providers.

You agree that such Company Content shall include all proprietary videos, HTML/CSS, PHP, Javascript, graphics, voice, video and sound recordings, artwork, photos, documents, and text as well as all other materials included in the Site, excluding only the materials you provide.

  1. All Content, such as text, data, graphics files, videos and sound files, and other materials contained in the Site, are copyrighted to Gamer Guidebook and are the property of the Company. No such materials may be used except as provided in these Terms of Use.
  2. Subject to your compliance with these Terms of Use, the Company hereby grants you access to the Company Content, which is non-exclusive, non-transferable, and non-sublicensable, to access, view, and use the Site solely for your personal purposes.

No Company Content may be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, distributed, used for public or commercial purposes, or downloaded in any way unless written permission is expressly granted by the Company. Modification of the Content or use of the Content for any other purpose is a violation of the copyright of the author and other proprietary rights of the Company, as well as other authors who created the materials, and may be subject to monetary damages and penalties. You may not distribute, modify, transmit or use the content of the Site or any Content, including any and all software, tools, graphics and/or sound files, for public or commercial purposes without the express written permission of the Company.

  1. All trade names, trademarks, and images and biographical information of people used in the Company Content and contained in the Site, including without limitation the name and trademark “GAMER GUIDEBOOK”, are either the property of, or used with permission by, the Company. The use of Content by you is strictly prohibited unless specifically permitted by these Terms of Use. Any unauthorised use of Content may violate the copyright, trademark, and other proprietary rights of the Company and/or third parties, as well as the laws of privacy and publicity, and other regulations and statutes. Nothing contained in this Agreement or in the Site shall be construed as granting, by implication or otherwise, any license or right to use any Trademark or other proprietary information without the express written consent of the Company or third party owner.
  2. While the Company uses reasonable efforts to include accurate and up-to-date information in the Site, the Company makes no warranties or representations as to its accuracy. The Company assumes no liability or responsibility for any errors or omissions in the content of the Site.
  3. When you register with the Company and/or this Site, you expressly consent to receive any notices, announcements, agreements, disclosures, reports, documents, communications concerning new products or services, or other records or correspondence from the Company. You consent to receive notices electronically by way of transmitting the notice to you by email.
  4. The Company shall use commercially reasonable efforts to restrict unauthorised access to our data and files. However no system whether or not password protected can be entirely impenetrable. You acknowledge that it may be possible for an unauthorized third party to access, view, copy, modify, or distribute the data and files you store using the Site. Use of the Site is completely at your own risk.
  5. The Company does not warrant or make any representations regarding the use and suitability of the Content in the Site, the results of the use of the Content or the likelihood that it will meet the user’s needs or expectations.  

Media

If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Cookies

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Data Retention

For users that register on our website, we store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

Data Distribution

Gamer Guidebook reserves the right to share users email address and other contact information with its partners.

Data Rights

If you have an account on this site you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Affiliate Program

 

Age

Affiliates must be over 18 years of age to be eligible to participate in the Gamer Guidebook Affiliate Program.

Approval or Rejection of the Application

We reserve the right to approve or reject ANY Affiliate Program Application in our sole and absolute discretion. You will have no legal recourse against us for the rejection of your Affiliate Program Application.

Commissions

For a sale to generate a commission to an Affiliate, the customer must complete the order form and remit full payment for the product. Commissions will only be paid on sales that are made when the customer clicks through qualified, correctly structured Affiliate links or coupons.  Commissions can be viewed on the Affiliate Dashboard.

For products which operate under a recurring payment schedule, like the Video Game Industry Database, an Affiliate’s commission is only applied for the first payment.

  • Affiliates who get under 20 successful referrals get %10 of these sales.
  • Affiliates who get between 21 and 65 successful referrals get %20 of these sales.
  • Affiliates who get between 66 and 100 successful referrals get %30 of these sales.
  • Affiliates who get over 101 successful referrals get %30 of these sales.

Affiliate Links

Properly coded links are the sole responsibility of the affiliate. Each Affiliate Account is limited to one affiliate link. The affiliate links can be viewed and edited in the Affiliate Dashboard. 

Payment

Allilates are paid between the 20th – 30th of each month. A minimum affiliate balance of $100 USD is required for the monthly payment to occur. Payments will generally be paid out via PayPal to the Affiliates registed Paypal Account. The Affiliate can change their registered Paypal Account through the Affiliate Dashboard.

Usage and Obligations

Affiliates are permitted to use the Gamer Guidebook brand and marketing resources available in the Affiliate Dashboard. Logos and other assets cannot be modified. The Affiliate does not gain any trademark, copyright or any other rights to these materials.

The Affiliate will never imply that they are acting on behalf of Gamer Guidebook. The Affiliate will never bid for advertisements that compete with Gamer Guidebook. The Affiliate will join another affiliate program that competes directly with Gamer Guidebook and it’s services.

The Affiliate will never represent themselves, Gamer Guidebook or their relationship with Gamer Guidebook in a false or misleading way.

The Affiliate will not engage in the distribution of an unsolicited bulk email (spam) mentioning or referencing Gamer Guidebook.

Liability

Gamer Guidebook will not be liable for indirect or accidental damages (loss of revenue, commissions) due to affiliate tracking failures, loss of database files, or any results of intents of harm to the Affiliate Program and/or to our website(s).

Gamer Guidebook do not make any expressed or implied warranties with respect to the Affiliate Program and/or the memberships or products and services sold by Gamer Guidebook. Gamer Guidebook make no claim that the operation of the Affiliate Program and/or our website(s) will be error-free and we will not be liable for any interruptions or errors.

Term and Termination

Either party has the right to terminate the agreement immediately without prior notice.

If the Affiliate terminates the agreement, no further commissions from Gamer Guidebook will be paid for any past or future customer transactions.

If Gamer Guidebook chooses to terminate the agreement, any balance greater than $25 USD will be paid to the affiliate within 60 days of termination. Balances that are smaller than $25 will be forfeited.

If the Affiliate is on a recurring program, Gamer Guidebook will not be obligated for any future payments after termination.

Your affiliate application and status in the Program may be suspended or terminated for any of the following reasons:

  • Inappropriate advertisements (false claims, misleading hyperlinks, etc.).
  • Spamming (mass email, mass newsgroup posting, etc.).
  • Advertising on sites containing or promoting illegal activities.
  • Failure to disclose the affiliate relationship for any promotion that qualifies as an endorsement under existing Federal Trade Commission guidelines and regulations, or any applicable state laws.
  • Violation of intellectual property rights. OptinMonster reserves the right to require license agreements from those who employ trademarks of OptinMonster in order to protect our intellectual property rights.
  • Offering rebates, coupons, or other form of promised kick-backs from your affiliate commission as an incentive. Adding bonuses or bundling other products with OptinMonster, however, is acceptable.
  • Self referrals, fraudulent transactions, suspected Affiliate fraud.

Affiliate Program Modification

Gamer Guidebook may modify any of the terms and conditions within this Agreement at any time and at our sole discretion. These modifications may include, but not limited to changes in the scope of available commissions, commission schedules, payment procedures and Affiliate Program rules.

Video Game Industry Database

 

 This Web site, including but not limited to text, content, photographs, video, audio and graphics (the “Service”), is protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, international treaties and/or other proprietary rights and laws of the Australia and other countries. The Service is also protected as a collective work or compilation under Australia copyright and other laws and treaties. All individual articles, columns and other elements making up the Service are also copyrighted works. You agree to abide by all applicable copyright and other laws, as well as any additional copyright notices or restrictions contained in the Service. 

You agree not to adapt, alter or create any derivative work from any of the material supplied by the Service where that material has been originally and explicitly created for the Service. You may use any material supplied by the Service for commercial purposes, provided that you do not create and do not intend to create any derivative work.

Your use of the Service is subject to a fair usage policy. Your use of the Service will be monintored and if you are considered by Gamer Guidebook to be consuming excessive amounts of bandwidth your login may be suspended or canceled. The use of automated systems to “rip” or ‘scrape’ large quantities of data from Gamer Guidebook without obtaining prior consent from us is prohibited.

You agree to use the Service only for lawful purposes, and in a manner which does not infringe the rights of, or restrict or inhibit the use and enjoyment of this site by any third party. Such restriction or inhibition includes, without limitation, conduct which is unlawful, or which may harass or cause distress or inconvenience to any person and the transmission of obscene or offensive content or disruption of normal flow of dialogue within this site. 

The Service and the information, names, images, pictures, logos and icons regarding or relating to Gamer Guidebook, its products and services (or to third party products and services), is provided “as is” and on an “is available” basis without any representation or endorsement made and without warranty of any kind whether express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy. 

In no event will Gamer Guidebook be liable for any damages including, without limitation, indirect or consequential damages, or any damages whatsoever arising from use or loss of use, data, or profits, whether in action of contract, negligence or other tortuous action, arising out of or in connection with the use of the site.Gamer Guidebook does not warrant that the functions contained in the material contained in this site will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that this site or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or bugs or represents the full functionality, accuracy and reliability of the materials. 

The names, images and logos identifying Gamer Guidebook or third parties and their products and services are proprietary marks of Gamer Guidebook and/or third parties. Nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring by implication or otherwise any licence or right under any trademark or patent of Gamer Guidebook or any other third party. 

If you are in any doubt as to whether you have the rights to publish or use the material included on Gamer Guidebook it is your responsibility to seek permission from the copyright owner. Gamer Guidebook does not guarantee that any material on the site is available for publication and cannot be held accountable for any costs you incur as a result of publishing material from the site. You are required to list any appropriate copyrights, trademarks, registered trade marks and picture credits. 

Occasionally within the site you may find other rules or terms relating to specific material which may conflict with or contradict these terms and conditions. If there is any conflict then the rules or terms relating to specific material will win out over the more general terms and conditions. 

As part of the registration and account creation process necessary to obtain access to portions of Gamer Guidebook, you will select a subscriber username and a password. You will provide Gamer Guidebook with certain registration information, all of which must be accurate and truthful. You shall not (i) select a username already used by another person; (ii) use a username in which another person has rights without such person’s authorization; or (iii) use a username or password that Gamer Guidebook, in its sole discretion, deems offensive or inappropriate. You shall be solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password, and shall not disclose it to any other person. You shall immediately notify Gamer Guidebook at support@gamerguidebook.com of any known or suspected unauthorized use(s) of your account, or any known or suspected breach of security, including loss, theft, or unauthorized disclosure of your password. You are solely responsible for all usage or activity on your Gamer Guidebook account, including but not limited to use of the account by any third party authorized by you to use your username and password. Any fraudulent, abusive, or otherwise illegal activity may be grounds for termination of your account, in Gamer Guidebook’s sole discretion, and Gamer Guidebook may refer you to appropriate law enforcement agencies. You must notify Gamer Guidebook if any of your registration information subsquently changes. You may terminate your account at any time by sending an e-mail to support@gamerguidebook.com. Upon termination, you will receive a confirmation via e-mail that the request was received, and your account will be terminated within two business days.

You represent, warrant and covenant that: (a) you have the power and authority to enter into this agreement; (b) you are at least eighteen years old; (c) you shall not use any rights granted hereunder for any unlawful purpose; and (d) you shall use the Service only as set forth in these Terms and Conditions.

The Service is subject to any limitations from time to time stated on our Website. Whilst we do what we reasonably can to ensure availability at all times, we cannot and do not offer a continuous, uninterrupted or error free service and no warranty is given in this respect. Without limitation, we may at any time temporarily suspend/restrict access for back up, maintenance, repairs and improvements and/or give instructions to You regarding the use of the Service which we believe are necessary for security or to maintain or improve the quality of the Service to You and to other members. You will comply with such instructions and, while they are in force, such instructions will be deemed to form part of this Agreement.

If any of these Terms and Conditions should be determined to be illegal, invalid or otherwise unenforceable by reason of the laws of any state or country in which these Terms and Conditions are intended to be effective, then to the extent and within the jurisdiction which that Term or Condition is illegal, invalid or unenforceable, it shall be severed and deleted from this clause and the remaining Terms and Conditions shall survive, remain in full force and effect and continue to be binding and enforceable. 

Payment Terms & Refund Policy

 

Course Refunds

GAMER GUIDEBOOK does not provide refunds if you change your mind or choose the wrong service/product. If you wish to withdraw from your course, you are able to transfer into another course free of charge within 7 days of enrolment commencement.

Should GAMER GUIDEBOOK cancel a course for any reason, USER’S enrolled at the time GAMER GUIDEBOOK announces the cancellation will be entitled to a full refund, and this will incur no administrative charges or penalties.

Direct Debit Policy

The USER agrees that the Contract becomes binding on the date that GAMER GUIDEBOOK accepts the USER’s completed Direct Debit Payment Plan Application (Commencement Date).

Unless terminated earlier in accordance with this Contract, the Contract will terminate on the date that is shown as the ‘Final Payment Date’ in the Direct Debit Payment Plan Application.

Deposit

A deposit amount is payable to GAMER GUIDEBOOK by the USER on the Commencement Date as per the selected course description.

Payments and Fees

The USER will make payment to GAMER GUIDEBOOKo f the Total Amount in accordance with the Direct Debit Payment Plan Application.

To facilitate payments GAMER GUIDEBOOK may debit the USER’s nominated bank account in accordance with Stripes Direct Debit Payment Plan Application Terms and Conditions.

Transaction fees are payable as per the Stripes Direct Debit Payment Plan Contract.

Business Day

When a direct debit payment falls on a weekend or public holiday the debit will be initiated on the next business day.

Cancellation of Payments

The USER may cancel the Direct Debit Bank Account through the USERS account settings.

Dishonoured Payments

Where a direct debit payment is declined, course access will be suspended until the arrears are paid in full.

GAMER GUIDEBOOK will attempt to re debit the card once a day, for 7 days.

BY the end of the 7 days period if  GAMER GUIDEBOOK cannot recharge the credit card the subscription/service will be deactivated.

Access can be reinstated by logging into the website, finding the Subscriptions tab  in the USERS account settings,  and by clicking on the resubscribe button  on the expired service subscription.

GAMER GUIDEBOOK will not be responsible for any fees the USER incurs from their bank due to dishonoured payments.

Privacy

GAMER GUIDEBOOK’s Privacy Statement is to be found on its website: https://gamerguidebook.com/privacy-policy/

Limitation of Liability

To the extent permitted by law, GAMER GUIDEBOOK hereby excludes any liability to the USER in contract, tort, statute or in any other way for any injury, damage or loss of any kind whatsoever (including, without limitation, any liability for direct, indirect, special or consequential loss or damage), sustained by the USER or any other person, or for any costs, charges or expenses incurred by the USER, arising from or in connection with this Contract and any act or omission of Gamer Guidebook.

To the extent permitted by law, the USER indemnifies and keeps indemnified GAMER GUIDEBOOK for any loss and damage suffered by GAMER GUIDEBOOK by or as a consequence of this Contract.

Variation

Except as otherwise stated in this Contract, this Contract may only be varied by GAMER GUIDEBOOK giving at least 14 days notice to the USER of the changes including, if applicable, the new amount, new frequency and next debit date.

Entire Agreement

This Contract, the Direct Debit Payment Plan Application and any agreement entered into between the USER and GAMER GUIDEBOOK constitute the entire agreement, understanding and arrangement (express and implied) between the USER and GAMER GUIDEBOOK and supersedes and cancels any contract, deed, arrangement, related condition, collateral arrangement, condition, warranty, indemnity or representation imposed, given or made by a party (or an agent of a party) prior to entering into this Contract.