Rules of conduct

While you are a member of JAGGED ALLIANCE ONLINE, you must abide by the following rules.

IF YOU BREAK ANY OF THESE RULES, YOUR JAGGED ALLIANCE ONLINE ACCOUNT AND YOUR RIGHT TO USE THE JAGGED ALLIANCE ONLINE SERVICE MAY BE TERMINATED IMMEDIATELY BY GAMIGO AG. IF THIS HAPPENS, YOU WILL NOT BE ENTITLED TO ANY REFUND OF ANY AMOUNTS PAID BY YOU TO USE THE JAGGED ALLIANCE ONLINE SERVICE AND YOU WILL FORFEIT ALL OF YOUR UNUSED ACCESS TIME. PLEASE ALSO SEE OUR GENERAL TERMS OF USE.

THE RULES ARE:

1) You may not harass, threaten, embarrass or cause distress, unwanted attention or discomfort to another player.

2) Generally, you may not use any offensive or sexually explicit language.

3) You may not use any unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable language toward any other player.

4) You may not impersonate any JAGGED ALLIANCE ONLINE Customer Support representative or any other employee of gamigo AG or Cliffhanger Productions GmbH.

5) You may not market, promote or advertise anything, or make any other form of solicitation (including pyramid schemes and chain letters) on the JAGGED ALLIANCE ONLINE Service or through the JAGGED ALLIANCE ONLINE forums.

6) You may not violate any local, state, national or international laws or regulations.

7) You may not arrange for the exchange or transfer of any pirated software or other contraband while you are on the JAGGED ALLIANCE ONLINE service or forums, or use the JAGGED ALLIANCE ONLINE service or forums for any other illegal purpose.

8) You may not use character names or organize any guilds or groups that are based on, or espouse, any racist, sexist, anti-religious, anti-ethnic, anti-gay, or other hate-mongering philosophy related to races, religions, ethnic groups or other subjects which exist in reality.

9) You may not use the JAGGED ALLIANCE ONLINE service or the JAGGED ALLIANCE ONLINE forums for any activities other than activities that are permitted within the game world.

10) You may not post or communicate any player’s real world personal information within the JAGGED ALLIANCE ONLINE service or through the JAGGED ALLIANCE ONLINE forums or bulletin board.

11) You may not give false information or intentionally hide any information, such as your e-mail address, which is required at the time you register with the JAGGED ALLIANCE ONLINE Service.

12) You may not upload or transmit on the JAGGED ALLIANCE ONLINE service, or through the JAGGED ALLIANCE ONLINE forums or bulletin board, any copyrighted content that you do not own all rights to, unless you have the express written permission of the author or copyright holder.

13) You may not attempt to interfere with, hack into, or decipher any transmissions to or from the servers running the JAGGED ALLIANCE ONLINE service.

14) You may not exploit any bug in the JAGGED ALLIANCE ONLINE product or the JAGGED ALLIANCE ONLINE service to gain unfair advantage in the game and you will not communicate the existence of any such bug (either directly or through public posting) to any other user of the JAGGED ALLIANCE ONLINE service.

15) You may not attempt to play JAGGED ALLIANCE ONLINE on any service that is not controlled or authorized by gamigo AG.

16) You will not create, use or provide any server emulator or other site where JAGGED ALLIANCE ONLINE may be played, and you will not post or distribute any utilities, emulators or other software tools related to JAGGED ALLIANCE ONLINE without express written permission from gamigo AG.

17) You will not do anything else that interferes with the ability of other JAGGED ALLIANCE ONLINE users to enjoy playing the game in accordance with these rules, or that increases the expense or difficulty of gamigo AG in maintaining the JAGGED ALLIANCE ONLINE service for the enjoyment of all its users.

YOU ARE NOT PERMITTED TO SHARE YOUR ACCOUNT AND/OR YOUR ACCOUNT DETAILS WITH OTHERS. ANY VIOLATION WILL RESULT IN A PERMANENT SUSPENSION OF YOUR GAME ACCOUNT AND FORUM ACCOUNT AND THUS EXCLUSION FROM JAGGED ALLIANCE ONLINE.

FURTHERMORE YOU ARE NOT ALLOWED TO SELL OR SOLICIT YOUR ACCOUNT TO OTHERS. IN CASE OF NON-COMPLIANCE, GAMIGO AG RESERVES THE RIGHT TO PURSUE ANY VIOLATION ACCORDING TO EXISTING LAW.

IN ORDER TO HELP MAKE JAGGED ALLIANCE ONLINE A POSITIVE EXPERIENCE FOR EVERYONE, GAMIGO AG MAY OCCASIONALLY FIND IT NECESSARY TO MAKE CHANGES TO, OR RESET CERTAIN PARAMETERS OF, AN ON-GOING WORLD IN ORDER TO BRING IT BACK INTO BALANCE. THESE CHANGES OR RESETS MAY AFFECT CHARACTERS UNDER YOUR CONTROL AND MAY CAUSE YOU SETBACKS WITHIN THE GAME WORLD.

THESE RULES MAY BE CHANGED, AND NEW RULES MAY BE ADDED, AT ANY TIME. YOU AGREE TO CHECK THE JAGGED ALLIANCE ONLINE FORUMS FROM TIME TO TIME TO REVIEW ANY RULE CHANGES THAT GAMIGO AG MAY HAVE MADE.