Effective date: 21.06.2023
By starting playing the Games, you consent to the collection and use of information in accordance with this Policy.
Types of data we collect
We collect certain types of personal information (“Personal Data”) when you play our Games in order to provide you with a good game experience.
When you download our Games
Before you create an account in any of our Games, we collect some of your usage data as an anonymous user.
Usage Data may include the computer’s Internet Protocol address, your activity (clicks, actions), interface language, operating system version, device name, resolution, memory, etc.
You can play our Games without an account, but your game progress will not be saved.
Legal basis: legitimate interest.
When you create an account
You need a game account in order to save your progress. You can create an account by signing in to the Games with an existing Facebook, Apple, or Google account.
When you create an account with unique login credentials, you may voluntarily provide us with your Personal Data.
If you sign in with an existing Facebook, Apple, or Google account, we will receive your Personal data from those online services. Such data may include your name, profile picture, and email address.
Legal basis: contract.
When you play the Games
When you play our Games for the first time, we may automatically generate a user ID.
While you are playing our Games as an authorized user, we will match some of your Usage Data with an account information so that we may analyze this data and use it to improve the Games, correct bugs, and create new features.
In addition, we may automatically collect in-game information such as your progress through game levels, rewards earned, events completed, virtual currency used, and statistics such as game time and feature usage. By analyzing this information, we can understand how our Games are being enjoyed and identify areas for improvement.
Legal basis: legitimate interest
For advertising purposes
You can opt out of having your device’s advertising identifier used for interest-based advertising by updating the settings on your device.
If you opt out of interest-based advertising, you will still be able to play our Games and you may still see advertising in our Games, but those ads will not be targeted using your Personal Data.
Legal basis: legitimate interest for non-interest-based advertising.
Contract for interest-based advertising.
Cookies are files with a small amount of data which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a website and stored on your device.
You can customize cookie tracking in your browser. You can choose to limit the collection and use of your information by disabling cookies in your browser settings or by opting out of certain tracking technologies. However, this may limit your ability to use some portions of our Games.
Examples of Cookies we use:
- Session Cookies: we use Session Cookies to operate our Games.
- Preference Cookies: we use Preference Cookies to remember your preferences and various settings.
- Security Cookies: we use Security Cookies for security purposes.
- Advertising Cookies: Advertising Cookies are used to serve you with advertisements that may be relevant to you and your interests.
Legal basis: consent.
While playing our Games, you may also connect your player to third-party accounts such as your Facebook or Google account in order to participate in the social features and high scores.
If you connect your Facebook account to our Games, the following data will be shared with us:
- profile picture;
- Facebook ID;
- friends list (optional)
- place of residence (if indicated by Facebook).
If you connect your account to other third-party accounts, such as Google, we may collect a pseudonymized unique identifier per connected third party provider.
If you, your friends and contacts participate in the social features of the Games, you will see each other’s high scores.
You can cancel the connection with your Facebook account at any time by logging into Facebook and selecting the “Settings” option.
You can cancel the connection with your other third-party accounts at any time by sending a message to our support team via in-game chat or via email to сontact@rovetek.com
We collect this data to fulfill our contract by providing our app to you and to be able to connect your account if desired. We may also use this information in our legitimate interest to re-identify your player profile, for example when you lose access to your saved game.
Legal basis: contract, legitimate interest.
Retention of Data
Retention period. We will retain and use your personal data to the extent necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our legal agreements and policies.
Deletion policy. When you delete data, we follow a deletion policy to ensure that your data is safely and completely removed from our servers.
Technical data. We may retain some technical data for internal analysis purposes. Technical data is generally retained for a shorter period, except when this data is used to strengthen the security or improve our Games, or we are legally obligated to retain this data for more extended periods.
Extended retention for business and legal obligations. Sometimes business and legal requirements oblige us to retain certain information, for specific purposes, for an extended period.
Reasons why we may retain some data for longer periods include security, fraud & abuse prevention; financial record-keeping; compliance with legal or regulatory requirements; ensuring the continuity of our services; and direct communications.
Disclosure of Data
Disclosure for Law Enforcement. In certain circumstances, we may be required to disclose your personal data if required to do so by law or in response to a valid request by public authorities.
Business Transactions. Your personal data may be transferred if we or our subsidiaries are involved in a merger, acquisition, or asset sale.
Service providers access. We may disclose your data to third parties that we employ to facilitate our service, provide services on our behalf, perform Game-related services, or assist us in analyzing how our Games are used. Service providers are obligated not to disclose or use personal data for any other purpose.
Other cases. We may disclose your information: to fulfill the purpose for which you provide it; to protect the rights of our company, our customers, or others; in any other cases, with your consent. We may disclose your data to third parties that support our business.
Security of Data
We will take reasonable measures to protect your personal information and prevent its unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction.
Limitations. We use various physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards to protect your information, including secure servers and firewalls. However, no data transmission over the Internet or electronic storage system can not guarantee 100% security. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
If you have any concerns about the security of your personal information, please contact us immediately.
Your Data Protection Rights Under General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
If you are a resident of the European Union and the European Economic Area, you have certain data protection rights covered by the GDPR:
The right to access. You can request an explanation of how and why we process your personal data.
The right to portability. You can request all the data that you provided, as well as request to transfer data to another controller.
The right to rectification. You have the right to request the rectification of inaccurate personal data without undue delay.
The right to file complaints. You have the right to complain to a Data Protection Authority about our collection and use of your personal data.
The right to be forgotten. You can send us a request to delete your personal data from our systems unless there is a legal requirement to keep it.
The right to restrict processing. You may partially or entirely prohibit us from processing your personal data.
The right to withdraw consent. You can always withdraw your consent to the processing of personal data you previously provided by emailing us: firstname.lastname@example.org
You have the right to complain to a Data Protection Authority about our collection and use of your personal data.
Links to Other Sites
Our Games may contain links to other websites that we do not operate.
Our Games do not address anyone under the age of 16 (“Children”).
If you are under 16, please do not use our Games or provide any Personal Data to us. If we learn that we have collected Personal Data from Children, we will promptly take steps to delete that information.
Once you find out that we may have collected Personal Data from Children, please contact us immediately.
Company that operates the Games: RoveTek UG, Ravensburgstr. 7, 38106 Braunschweig, Germany