Shopping terms

14. Purchase of Premium Contents and Duration of use
① The user may use the services and may purchase Premium Contents inside the provided services, following the Terms of service of the appstore provider. Depending on the user’s Mobile Device and the appstore provider provided for the Mobile Device, the purchase costs may differ. The purchase and the payment methods will proceed according to the rules and terms of the relevant Platform- or appstore provider.
② The purchased Premium Contents may only be used on the Mobile Devices which the user downloaded and installed the service App on.
③ The basic use duration of the user’s purchased Premium Contents is 1 year, and the user will lose the using rights of said Premium Contents after this time. Should a Premium Content have a specific use duration and it is shown to the user before the purchase, the use time will be set for the determined duration. Except for special cases granted by the Company, the user can only use the Premium Contents on his/her own account, and cannot gift, sell or trade Premium Contents with third parties.

15. In-App Purchase
① Applications offer In-App Purchase functions for Premium Contents.
② The user is obligated to protect his/her personal information by using the Mobile Device’s password functionalities, the password settings provided by the relevant appstore provider etc. and keep third parties from making In-App Purchases with the user’s account. In order to provide additional protection, the Company may implement modules and libraries etc. for In-App Purchases in its services in accordance with the advice of the Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission’s “Open Market Mobile Contents Purchase Guidelines”.
③ The Company is in no way liable for potential damages from unwanted In-App Purchases by third parties due to the negligence of the user (Neglecting password protection, or giving away his/her account information to third parties).
④ If the user has been registered to the carrier as a minor customer, and makes an In-App Purchase on his/her phone, the legal representative’s consent will be regarded as given.
⑤ The user is obligated to make payment for his/her In-App Purchases in good faith.
⑥ The limit of possible purchases may vary, depending on the payment method, the carrier’s policy, the appstore provider’s policy, or the Company’s policy.

16. Right of Withdrawal, Refund
① The user has the right to withdraw from a purchase for 7 days after the purchase date or 7 days after the date when the Premium Content becomes useable, free of extra fees. Should the Premium Content to be withdrawn from be already used, or be considered as used, the user’s withdrawing rights may be restricted (Customer Protection Law for E-Commerce, article 17.2.). In these cases the Company will try to find a suitable solution with the user, based on the guidelines given by the relevant law.
② Should a Premium Content become unusable due to causes imputable to the Company, a Premium Content equal in worth or the paid amount will be refunded.
③ Refunds will be handled in accordance with the relevant appstore provider’s refund policy, and the request for refund will be handled in accordance with the appstore provider’s Terms of service as well. Should have a refund already been completed, the service’s Premium Content will be refunded after subtracting the refunded value.
④ When a Premium Content has been switched into a Free Content, and the user uses the content partly or completely, resulting in a different content unit size than offered inside the service for sale, it will be regarded as the user’s intent to make use of the content. This will also be applicable for gifting/receiving gifts via the message box or the giftbox, which requires the user’s confirmation. This is also applicable when a third party(specifically, a person with physical access to the user’s Mobile Device) purchases Premium Content without the user’s content.
⑤ Contents acquired via the service’s events without passing the normal In-App Purchase procedures (which generates a receipt), received gifts from other players etc. are not subject to refund.
⑥ The Company will ensure that the user’s rights of withdrawal will stay intact by marking/tagging specific Premium Contents with restricted withdrawal options. In case the Company fails to do so, the user has the right to request a refund, even if the Premium Content has restricted withdrawal options. In the cases below, the withdrawal rights are still limited:
1.Premium Contents that has been used right after purchase, or activates upon purchase
2.Premium Contents which provide added benefits, and these benefits have been used
3.Premium Contents in form of a package (containing various Premium Contents) that has partly been used already
4.Using Premium Contents which are in form of a capsule/gatcha, which has to be activated by the user in order to access the Premium Contents of said capsule/gatcha
5.Partly used or outdated Premium Contents which are problematic to re-sell

⑦ If a minor makes an In-App Purchase without the legal representative’s consent, both the minor and its legal representative may cancel the In-App Purchase. But should the minor’s purchase be inside the amount the legal representative has allowed the minor, or should the minor use deception and imposter an adult, the cancellation may be restricted. The age of the Premium Content’s buyer is determined by checking the owner of the Mobile Device, credit card or payment method. When requesting a purchase cancellation of a minor, the requestee may be obligated to produce documentation which establishes guardianship over the minor in question.
⑧ In-App Purchase processes may differ based on the payment methods offered by the Open Market Operator. In case of a wrong transaction, the user is required to request a refund from the Open Market Operator. Depending on the Open Market Operator’s policy and/or system, the Company may request the refund in the user’s stead, as well.
⑨ Premium Content received via the gifting-function from a third party’s In-App purchase is not subject to refund for the recipient, except in the case of bugs or errors of the received Premium Content. In this case, the sender of the Premium Content gift may request a refund.

17. Effects of a Purchase Withdrawal
① In case of a Purchase Withdrawal according to 16.1, the Company will collect or delete the relevant Premium Content, and will refund the user the purchase amount within 3 working days after collection/deletion of the Premium Content.
② In case of 17.1: Should the Company be late with the refund payments, the Company will pay the user the amount plus interest, which is defined in the “Customer Protection Law for E-Commerce”.
③ Should the amount of the withdrawn purchase be done by the user via credit card or one of the payment methods detailed in the “Customer Protection Law and ordinances for E-Commerce”, the Company will request the payment method provider to stop or cancel the purchase charge attempt. Should Company already have received the purchase payment from the payment provider, Company will refund the payment to the provider and inform the user of it.
④ Should the user withdraw from a purchase in accordance with 16.1, the user will take the costs of refund process, and Company will demand neither reparations nor compensation from the user for withdrawing from the purchase.

18. Termination, Discontinuation of service
① The user can terminate and withdraw from the Agreement at any time by withdrawing from the service.
② Once the user withdraws from the service, the user will not be able to use the relevant service for 2 weeks, and all the user’s owned content information (including service use records) will be deleted.
③ The Company reserves the right to terminate or temporarily stop the Agreement with the user if user violates article 10 or other parts of the Terms of Use.
④ The user has the right to object to a service Agreement termination from the Company’s side (based on 18.3). Should the Company deem the objection just, the Agreement between user and Company will be re-established.
⑤ In case that the Agreement is terminated in accordance with 18.3, the Company is in no way liable for damages occurred to the user caused by the termination.
⑥ For prevention of game addiction, the Company reserves the right to restrict the gameplay, playable time or number of playable rounds of its services. The Company may even make use of protective programs, depending on the degree of game addiction. Should the user decline the implementation of such programs, the Company may terminate the Agreement with the user without the user’s consent.

19. Temporary Restrictions of Use
① The Company reserves the right to put its services of relevant users on hold until the investigation of one of the cases below are completed:
1.Report of an user’s account being hacked or abused by a third party
2.Suspicion of use of illegal programs or user engaging in other illegal activities
3.Other reasons related to the two points above

② In case 19.1: Once the investigations are complete, the user will be compensated for potential loss of time on temporary Premium Contents, but not if the user’s account has positively been hacked.

20. Compensation
① Should the user violate his/her obligations and cause damages to the Company, or cause damages to the Company while using its services, the user is obligated to compensate the Company.
② Should the user’s actions during the use of the Company’s services, including illegal activities related to the services or violations of the Company’s Terms of Use, result in third parties objecting to actions of the Company or demanding compensation from the Company, the user is obligated to exempt the Company from any liabilities. Should the Company not be exempted, the user is liable for all damages occurred for the Company.

21. Exemption
① The Company is not liable for not providing its services in times of war, natural disasters or technical failures.
② The Company is not liable for restricted or discontinued services if it is caused by the cause is imputable to the user. The Company is exempt from liability if the cause is imputable to a carrier that restricts or discontinues its telecommunication services, causing damages to the user.
③ The Company is exempt from liability for restricted or discontinued services, announced beforehand or in an emergency situation, if the cause is imputable to repairs, exchange, maintenance or inevitable circumstances of service-related facilities or equipment.
④ The Company is exempt from liability for the user’s expectations of the use of the provided service, in particular ratings or rankings. The Company is also not liable for any damages which may be caused by the user’s choice and use of the Company’s services.
⑤ The Company is exempt from all and any liability for damages or loss of data occurred by the user changing his/her personal information (including account information).
⑥ The Company is not liable for any damages caused by various problems of the user’s Mobile Device’s environment. The Company is also not liable for problems caused by network conditions, which is not imputable to the Company.
⑦ The Company is not in any way obligated to join disputes between users or users and a third party, and is not liable for any compensations that may result from said disputes.
⑧ The Company has no obligation to compensate users for lost free services or Free Contents, except if the loss was caused intentionally or by grave negligence of the Company.

22. Intellectual Property Rights and Copyrights
① All content copyrights are property of the Company.
② The Company is the exclusive owner or exclusive owner of the rights of all contents of the respective games. The content is protected by national and international law and particularly by copyright. The unauthorized dissemination, copying, deletion or any other violation of intellectual property rights and copyrights of the Company are prosecuted under both civil and criminal law.
③ The user grants the Company the right to use all contents, including text communications, images, sounds and all documents in general sent via one of the Company’s services or game clients (hereinafter referred to as “user-generated Content”). However, the Company may not sell, rent out or transfer such contents without the user’s explicit consent.
1.user-generated Content may be used for publication, reproduction, performances, sendouts, distributions and broadcastings etc.
2.user-generated Content may be edited, changed or used for the creation of a new work etc.

④ Should the Company deem one of the user’s postings inside one of its services to violate article 10, the Company reserves the right to remove, delete or refuse the posting of the content without head notice.
⑤ Should one of the Company’s communication platforms, i.e. a message board contain information which has negative legal impact on the user, the user has the right to demand deletion of such information or a written clarification on this matter from the Company. In such a case, the Company is obligated to solve the issue quickly, and inform the requestee on the progress.
⑥ 22.3 is valid indefinitely, both during and after the Company’s service duration.

23. Jurisdiction and applicable Law
① In the event that the user takes legal action, suit must be filed before a competent Civil Proceedings court defined in the related statute.
② The agreements concluded based on these Terms of Use and therefore any claims in connection therewith are construed and governed exclusively by the law of the Republic of Korea.