Puzzling Pixel Games ("Puzzling Pixel Games") operates puzzlingpixel.com and may operate other websites. It is Puzzling Pixel Game's policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.
Like most website operators, Puzzling Pixel Games collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Puzzling Pixel Game's purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Puzzling Pixel Game's visitors use its website. From time to time, Puzzling Pixel Games may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Puzzling Pixel Games also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on puzzlingpixel.com blogs/sites. Puzzling Pixel Games only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site where the comment was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Puzzling Pixel Game's websites choose to interact with Puzzling Pixel Games in ways that require Puzzling Pixel Games to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Puzzling Pixel Games gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at puzzlingpixel.com to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with Puzzling Pixel Games are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Puzzling Pixel Games collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor's interaction with Puzzling Pixel Games. Puzzling Pixel Games does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
Puzzling Pixel Games may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. Puzzling Pixel Games may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Puzzling Pixel Games does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Puzzling Pixel Games discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Puzzling Pixel Game's behalf or to provide services available at Puzzling Pixel Game's websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Puzzling Pixel Game's websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Puzzling Pixel Games will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Puzzling Pixel Games discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Puzzling Pixel Games believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Puzzling Pixel Games, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an Puzzling Pixel Games website and have supplied your email address, Puzzling Pixel Games may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what's going on with Puzzling Pixel Games and our products. If you send us a request (for example via email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Puzzling Pixel Games takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If Puzzling Pixel Games, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Puzzling Pixel Games goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Puzzling Pixel Games may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.
Email Signup and newsletters:
Puzzling Pixel Games relies heavily on email as a form of communication with our customers and potential customers. We periodically and voluntarily gather your email address to be used in communications for marketing purposes as well as other forms of communications. WE WILL NEVER SELL YOUR DATA. We will respect your privacy, just as we would expect our privacy to be respected. However, we may gather your email address through purchases, pop up forms and sign up forms on our site for the purposes of general communication, trend tracking and marketing communications, such as with our newsletter. You will always have the option of opting out of electronic communication through notifying us or through a link provided on said emails. We currently use the mailchimp platform. Previously, we have sent out a consent letter and beefed up security and performed other updates to be compliant with EU’s GDPR rulings.