Privacy Policy

Version 1 published on Oct. 16th 2014.

Hi, and welcome to Playster’s Privacy Policy. To provide you with the best possible service, Playster needs to collect some information about you. In the following paragraphs, we’ll explain our policy regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of your information. We’ll also describe what types of data we gather, what we do with it, and how you can manage and control its use (as pertains to your personal information). As we update and grow our services, this Privacy Policy may change. We will inform you of significant changes to the Privacy Policy by posting a notice through an appropriate means of electronic communication, but we encourage you to check back here from time to time to keep yourself apprised of any modifications.

The Site and the Application are, offered to you by Playster Corporation (“Playster”, “we”, “our” or “us”). This Privacy Policy describes the policies and procedures of Playster on the collection, use and disclosure of your information on (the “Site”) and the services, features, content or applications, including the Playster mobile application (“Application”), we offer (collectively with the Site and the Application, the “Services”).

We will receive information about you in various ways and from various sources. These include:

  • • if you register for the Site and the Services, through your user account on the Services (your “Account”)
  • • your use of the Services generally; and
  • • from third party websites and services. When you use the Services, you are consenting to the collection, transfer, manipulation, storage, disclosure and other uses of your information as described in this Privacy Policy.

What does this privacy policy cover?

This Privacy Policy covers the treatment of personally identifiable information (“Personal Information”) gathered when you are using or accessing the Services. This Privacy Policy also covers our treatment of any Personal Information that our business partners share with us or that we share with our business partners.

This Privacy Policy does not apply to the practices of third parties that we do not own or control, including but not limited to any third party websites, services and applications (“Third Party Services”) that you elect to access through the Service or to individuals that we do not manage or employ. When you click on a third party logo displayed on or in the Services, and it links you to a different website or application, you are acknowledging that our Privacy Policy no longer applies to that website or application. You must read the privacy policies of the Third Party Services to see how your personal information will be handled on such Third Party Services.

While we attempt to facilitate access only to those Third Party Services that share our respect for your privacy, we cannot take responsibility for the content or privacy policies of those Third Party Services. We encourage you to carefully review the privacy policies of any Third Party Services you access.

In accordance with the Federal Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (COPPA), we will never knowingly solicit or accept Personal Information from users known to be under eighteen years of age. If you are under the age of thirteen, please do not attempt to register for the Services or send any personal information about yourself. If we learn that we have received any Personal Information from a user under eighteen years of age, we will take appropriate steps to remove that user’s Personal Information from our records.

What information do we collect?

The information we gather enables us to personalize, improve and continue to operate the Services. In connection with certain aspects of the Services, we may request, collect and/or display some of your Personal Information. We collect the following types of information from our users.

Account information:

When you create an Account, you will provide information that could be Personal Information, such as your username, password and email address. The information we collect here will be used to process your registration, your orders and payments, and to communicate with you about these topics, among others. We may also use the e-mail address provided to send you updates about us and the Services, including news about added features, special offers and promotions, surveys, and other general correspondence about the Services. If you do not want to receive certain types of communications from us, simply adjust your e-mail preferences through your Account settings.

You acknowledge that this information may be personal to you, and by creating an account on the Services and providing Personal Information to us, you allow others, including us, to identify you and therefore may not be anonymous. We may use your contact information to send you information about our Services, but as stated above, we will contact you only rarely when we feel such information is important.

If you connect to the Services using your Facebook account, you are authorizing us to collect authentication information. This does not include your Facebook account password, but it does include your username, encrypted access credentials, and any other information that may be available on or through your Facebook account, including your name, profile picture, stated country of residence, hometown, e-mail address, date of birth, gender, and the names, pictures, and networks of your Facebook friends. We may store this information for two purposes: to personalize and improve your experience, and to verify your credentials with Facebook to ensure a smooth and optimal login flow. Your activities on Facebook are covered by the Facebook Terms and Policies. Additionally, if you connect the Services to your Twitter account, the Services will interact with Twitter in a number of ways, as described to you at the point of connection. As with Facebook, your activities on Twitter are covered by Twitter’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Service. We cannot and will not connect any of your accounts without your authorization.

Content consumption information:

We receive and record information regarding Content consumption behavior (playing games, watching videos, listening to music, reading books, using apps, etc.) on the Services including, but not limited to, the Content that users click or consume, duration of use, specific sections of the Content displayed.

Financial information:

We may collect financial information, such as your payment method (valid credit card number, type, expiration date or other financial information).In addition, such financial information is collected and stored by our third party payment processing company (the “Payment Processor”), and use and storage of that information is governed by the Payment Processor’s applicable terms of service and privacy policy. We may also collect some limited information related to processing your payment, such as your postal code, mobile number, and details of your transaction history with the Services. In addition, the Payment Processor may provide us with some limited information related to you, such as a unique token that enables you to make additional purchases using the information they have stored (this information may include your card’s type, expiration date, and the last four digits of your account number).

IP address information and other information collected automatically:

  • • We automatically receive and record information from your web browser or device when you interact with the Services, including your IP address and cookie information. This information is used for fighting spam/malware and also to facilitate collection of data concerning your interaction with the Services (e.g., what links you have clicked on). Information that we may collect includes, without limitation: the URL you come from, the unique device ID, the network and computer performance of the device you are using, the browser type, browser language and identifying information, transactional information that enables digital rights management, the operating system you are using, the Application version, and your location information.
  • • Generally, the Services automatically collect usage information, such as the number and frequency of visitors to the Site. We may use this data in aggregate form, that is, as a statistical measure, but not in a manner that would identify you personally. This type of aggregate data enables us and third parties authorized by us to figure out how often individuals use parts of the Services so that we can analyze and improve them.

Email communications:

We may receive a confirmation when you open an email from us. We use this confirmation to improve our customer service.

Information collected using cookies:

  • • Cookies are pieces of text that may be provided to your computer through your web browser when you access a website. Your browser stores cookies in a manner associated with each website you visit. We use cookies to enable our servers to recognize your web browser and tell us how and when you visit the Site and otherwise use the Services through the Internet. Generally speaking, cookies make the Internet more useful by storing information about your preferences as you interact with our Services -- this helps us tailor the Services to your taste.
  • • Our cookies do not, by themselves, contain Personal Information, and we do not combine the general information collected through cookies with other Personal Information to tell us who you are. As noted, however, we do use cookies to identify that your web browser has accessed aspects of the Services and may associate that information with your Account if you have one.
  • • Most browsers have an option for turning off the cookie feature, which will prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, as well as (depending on the sophistication of your browser software) allowing you to decide on acceptance of each new cookie in a variety of ways. We strongly recommend that you leave cookies active, because they enable you to take advantage the most attractive features of the Services.
  • • This Privacy Policy covers our use of cookies only and does not cover the use of cookies by third parties. We do not control when or how third parties place cookies on your computer. For example, third party websites to which a link points may set cookies on your computer.
  • • The Services uses analytics services, including but not limited to Google Analytics, an analytics service provided by Google Inc. ("Google"),. Google Analytics use cookies to help analyze how visitors arrive at and use the Site, and provide us with statistical reports on Services activity. The information generated by the cookies or other technologies about your use of the Services (including IP address) (the “Analytics Services Information”) is transmitted to Google Analytics and potentially stored on servers in the United States. Google Analytics will use the Analytics Services Information to compile reports on the activity on the Services for us. The Analytics Services Information will also provide us with other services related to activity on the Services and Internet usage. Google may also transfer the Analytics Services Information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the Analytics Services Information on their behalf. Google's use of the Analytics Services Information is governed by the Google Terms of Service and the Google Privacy Policy; You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of the Services. By using the Services, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

For more information about the use of cookies, visit, (Europe) or (United States). If you have any questions or comments about our use of cookies, please contact us at


In addition to using cookies and related technologies in the ways described above, we may also allow certain third party companies to help us tailor advertising that we believe may be of interest to users, based on information collected about user activities on our Site. For example, we may use Google’s “remarketing” service to target advertisements to you based on past visits to our Site when you visit other sites in Google’s content network. This allows us to make special offers and continue to market our services to those who have shown interest in our service. Third-party companies may deliver ads that also place cookies and otherwise track user activities. Information collected for remarketing does not in any way identify you or give us or third-party companies access to your computer.

IP address information:

While we collect and store IP address information, that information is not made public. We do at times, however, share this information with our partners, service providers and other persons with whom we conduct business, and as otherwise specified in this Privacy Policy.

Information you elect to share:

Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include links to Third Party Services through the Services, for example by clicking on links to those Third Party Services from within the Site. We are not responsible for the privacy policies and/or practices of these Third Party Services, and you are responsible for reading and understanding those Third Party Services’ privacy policies. This Privacy Policy only governs information collected on the Services.

Aggregate information:

We share Aggregate Information with our partners, service providers and other persons with whom we conduct business. We share this type of statistical data so that our partners can understand how and how often people use our Services and their services or websites, which facilitates improving both their services and how our Services interface with them. In addition, these third parties may share with us non-private, aggregated or otherwise non Personal Information about you that they have independently developed or acquired.

Email communications with us:

As part of the Services, you may occasionally receive email and other communications from us, such as special offers we think may be of interest to you and communications relating to your Account. Communications relating to your Account will only be sent for purposes important to the Services, such as password recovery.

User profile information:

User profile information including your username and other information you enter may be displayed to other users to facilitate user interaction within the Services.

Financial information:

As stated above, we may collect financial information.In addition, financial information is collected and stored by our Payment Processor. We may from time to time request and receive some of your financial information from our Payment Processor for the purposes of completing transactions you have initiated through the Services, enrolling you in discount, rebate, and other programs in which you elect to participate, protecting against or identify possible fraudulent transactions, and otherwise as needed to manage our business.

Information shared with our agents:

We employ and contract with people and other entities that perform certain tasks on our behalf and who are under our control (our “Agents”). For example, we may partner with other companies to provide infrastructure and IT services, process credit card transactions, provide customer support, analyze and enhance data, and personalize and optimize our web pages. We may need to share Personal Information with our Agents in order to provide products or services to you. Unless we tell you differently, our Agents do not have any right to use or disclose Personal Information or other information we share with them beyond what is necessary to assist us. You hereby consent to our sharing of Personal Information with our Agents.

Information disclosed pursuant to business transfers:

In some cases, we may choose to buy or sell assets. In these types of transactions, user information is typically one of the transferred business assets. Moreover, if we, or substantially all of our assets, were acquired, or if we go out of business or enter 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 us or our assets may continue to use your Personal Information as set forth in this policy.

Information disclosed for our protection and the protection of others:

We also reserve the right to access, read, preserve, and disclose any information without your consent as it reasonably believes is necessary to (i) satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process, (ii) to satisfy requests from government institutions that have identified their “lawful” authoritiesrequest, (ii) enforce the Terms of Service or Payment Terms, including investigation of potential violations thereof, (iii) detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues, (iv) respond to user support requests, or (v) protect our rights, property or safety, our users and the public. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organizations for fraud protection and spam/malware prevention.

Is information about me secure?

Your Account information will be protected by a password for your privacy and security. You need to prevent unauthorized access to your Account and Personal Information by selecting and protecting your password appropriately and limiting access to your online device such as smartphone, computer and browser by signing off after you have finished accessing your Account. We seek to protect Account information to ensure that it is kept private; however, we cannot guarantee the security of any Account information. Unauthorized entry or use, hardware or software failure, and other factors, may compromise the security of user information at any time. If you sell or return your smartphone or computer, it is your responsibility to log out of the Services, and to deactivate such devices before you return or sell them. If you fail to log out and deactivate such devices, subsequent users of such devices may be able to access your account information. We otherwise store all of our information, including your IP address information, using industry-standard techniques. We do not guarantee or warrant that such techniques will prevent unauthorized access to information about you that we store, Personal Information or otherwise.

What information of mine can I access?

If you are a registered user, you can access information associated with your Account by logging into the Services. Registered and unregistered users can access and delete cookies through their web browser settings. What laws apply to my information:The laws of the United States shall govern this Privacy Policy.

How can I cancel my subscription?

Should you ever decide to delete your subscription, you may do so through your Accountor by calling our call centre.

What choices do I have regarding my information?

  • •You can always opt not to disclose certain information to us, even though it may be needed to take advantage of some of our features.

What happens when there are changes to this privacy policy?

We may amend this Privacy Policy from time to time. Use of information we collect now is subject to the Privacy Policy in effect at the time such information is used. If we make changes in the way we collect or use information, we will notify you through an appropriate means of electronic communication. A user is bound by any changes to the Privacy Policy when he or she uses the Services after such changes have been communicated.

What if I have questions or concerns?

If you have any questions or concerns regarding privacy using the Services, please send a detailed message to us at We will make every effort to resolve your concerns.