Terms of Use

These Terms of Service (“Terms”) govern your use of the services that are provided through this website (the “Services”) by GOLDRUSH Project (“GR Project”).
Prior to using the Services, you are required to thoroughly review the contents of these Terms. By using the Services, you agree to be bound by these Terms.

Article 1. Scope of Applicability of These Terms and Modifications of These Terms

Prior to using the Services, you must agree to these Terms. By agreeing, you acknowledge that you have entered into an agreement (the “User Agreement”) with GR Project, and that these Terms form the contents of said agreement.
By agreeing, you acknowledge that all other guidelines and rules, etc., concerning the use of the Services that are published on the official website of the Services (collectively referred to as “Guidelines”) shall also constitute part of these Terms. In the event that there is any discrepancy between the stipulations of these Terms and those of any Guidelines, the stipulations of the Guidelines shall take precedence. GR Project reserves the right to modify these Terms at any time without prior notice. The modified Terms shall come into effect as of the time of their publication on the official website, except when otherwise stipulated by GR Project. By using the Services following any modification of these Terms, you agree to be bound by the modified Terms. If you do not agree to be bound by the modified Terms, you shall be unable to use the Services. By using the Services, you agree to visit the official website on a regular basis for the purpose of reviewing any modification of these Terms and any other information published on the official website. GR Project may modify these Terms without prior notice. Unless proven to have acted with malicious intent or gross negligence, GR Project bears no responsibility of any kind for any damages that you may suffer as a result of your failure to review any modification of these Terms or the preceding paragraph.

Article 2. User Account Creation

A prospective user of the Services shall be considered to have completed the creation of their user account after applying to create an account using the method stipulated by GR Project and agreeing to be bound by these Terms. In the event that GR Project has determined that any of the following reasons apply, GR Project may suspend any prospective user’s eligibility to use the Services in part or in whole, and shall be bound by no obligation to disclose the reason(s) in question.
・The applicant has supplied false information when applying to create an account
・The application has been submitted by an individual or entity that is in violation of these Terms
・ GR Project has otherwise deemed that it would be inappropriate for the user in question to create an account

Article 3. Management of User IDs and Passwords

You shall be responsible for the appropriate management of the user ID and password that you use to access the Services. You may not transfer or lend your user ID and password to any third party or otherwise share your user ID and password with any third party for any reason. GR Project may attribute any action taken by a user who has logged in using the user ID and password associated with a particular user account to the user who created said account. Unless proven to have acted with malicious intent or gross negligence, GR Project bears no responsibility of any kind for any damages that you may suffer as a result of the use of your user ID and password by any third party.

Article 4. Acquisition and Use of Points (Pickles)

You may purchase points (Pickles) using the method(s) stipulated by GR Project on the official website. Points (Pickles) may be used only within the scope of the Services, and only within the boundaries and for the purposes stipulated by GR Project. By using the Services, you acknowledge that you shall not obtain ownership rights or any copyright, trademark right, or other intellectual property right (collectively referred to as “Intellectual Property Rights”) associated with these points, etc.

Article 5. Usage Fees

Regarding the purchase of points, etc., you shall be required to pay fees as stipulated by GR Project (“Usage Fees”) in advance of the associated use of the Services. Fee amounts, payment dates, and payment methods are specified on the official website. GR Project reserves the right to modify fee amounts, payment dates, or payment methods at any time without prior notice. Except when otherwise stipulated by GR Project, any such modifications shall come into effect at the time of their publication on the official website. GR Project may provide advance notice of such modifications and their contents on the official website within a time frame that it deems to be reasonable. By using the Services, you agree to pay any Usage Fees by using a method of payment specified by GR Project. Usage Fees that you have paid shall not be refunded under any circumstances except when at the discretion of GR Project or in a proven case of malicious intent or gross negligence on the part of GR Project. The preceding shall also apply in any case in which you are unable to use the Services due to any disruption or malfunction of any telecommunications service or internet service that you use.

Article 6. Personal Information and Its Management

When you use the Services, GR Project may obtain certain information that pertains to you (“Personal Information”). All Personal Information that GR Project obtains from you shall be managed appropriately by GR Project in accordance with its Privacy Policy, which is published on the official website. By using the Services, you consent to the management of your Personal Information in accordance with the Privacy Policy.

Article 7. Prohibitions

When using the Services, you are prohibited from engaging in any of the forms of conduct that are listed below.
・Conduct that contravenes any law or generally accepted standard of decency ・Conduct associated with any criminal act
・Conduct that infringes upon any copyright, trademark right, or other intellectual property right that pertains to any aspect of the Services, including the contents of the Services
・Conduct that disrupts or obstructs, etc., the functioning of the server or network of GR Project, any other customer of GR Project, or any other third party
・Conduct involving the use of any information obtained through the Services for commercial purposes
・Conduct that may obstruct the operation of any of GR Project’s services
・Conduct involving hacking or any attempt to hack
・Conduct involving the collection or storage of Personal Information pertaining to any other user
・Conduct involving the use of the Services for any wrongful purpose
・Conduct that causes any loss, damage, or discomfort to any other user of the Services or other third party
・Conduct involving the impersonation of any other user
・Conduct involving any advertising or soliciting in any form through the Services without the express consent of GR Project
・Conduct in connection with any of GR Project’s services that benefits, directly or indirectly, any criminal individual or organization
・Any other conduct deemed by GR Project to be improper

Article 8. Restriction of Use of the Services and Account Deletion

In the event that any of the following applies to you, GR Project may restrict your use of the Services in part or in whole or delete your account without prior notice.
・You have or are suspected of having violated any article of these Terms
・It has been proven that any information that you have provided pertaining to your account is false
・You have failed to pay any fees, etc., owing
・You have failed to respond to any correspondence from GR Project within the specified time
・The specified period of time since your last use of the Services has elapsed
・It has been proven that your user ID has been used by a third party
・ GR Project has otherwise determined that your use of the Services obstructs its operations
* GR Project bears no responsibility of any kind in relation to any damages you may suffer as a result of any action taken by GR Project in accordance with this article.

Article 9. Suspension or Termination of the Services

GR Project may, for any of the reasons listed below and at its discretion, suspend or terminate the Services in part or in whole without prior notice.
・In order to perform maintenance upon or to update the computer systems used to provide the Services
・The provision of the Services has become unfeasible due to unforeseen and/or unavoidable circumstances such as power outage, lightning strike, fire, earthquake, or other natural disaster
・Suspension has become necessary due to an accident affecting computer systems or telecommunications lines, etc.
・Any other circumstances under which GR Project has determined that provision of the Services would be prohibitively difficult
* GR Project bears no responsibility of any kind for any loss or damage that you or any third party may suffer as a result of the suspension or termination of the Services.

Article 10. Disclaimers and Limitations of Liability

By using the Services, you acknowledge that the contents of the Services and the method(s) by which they are provided may be modified at any time. GR Project provides no guarantee of any kind in relation to the existence of the Services or the permanence of any of the Service’s contents or method(s) of provision.
GR Project provides no guarantee of any kind in relation to any of the following as they pertain to the Services.
(1) The non-existence of any bugs or other flaws in the Services, or the integrity or reliability of the Services in any other regard
(2) The uninterrupted functionality of the Services regardless of your system specifications or device(s), or any other compatibility-related matter
(3) The integrity, accuracy, applicability, or usefulness of any information provided through the Services or any other information that you may obtain through your use of the Services
(4) The integrity or permanence of any stored information, including game data or any information sent to you by any means
(5) The Services’ non-infringement upon the Intellectual Property Rights or any other rights of any third party
By using the Services, you acknowledge that when using the Services, you shall exercise your own judgment as appropriate and endeavor to avoid using the Services in a manner that would disrupt your health and/or your living environment. GR Project bears no responsibility of any kind for any social, mental, or physical harm you may experience in the event that your use of the Services exceeds what would be commonly understood as an appropriate extent. GR Project bears no responsibility of any kind for any damages you may suffer in connection with hacking, computer viruses, or any other actions taken by any third party that affect the Services. By using the Services, you agree that in the event that your use of the Services has harmed any third party, or in the event that any dispute in relation to the Services has arisen between you and a third party, you shall be responsible for resolving the matter at your own expense. GR Project bears no responsibility of any kind in relation to any such situation. By using the Services, you agree that you shall provide compensation or restitution as appropriate in the event that GR Project suffers any damages or incurs any costs in relation to a dispute that has arisen between you and a third party.

Article 11. Intellectual Property Rights Pertaining to the Services

All intellectual property rights pertaining to any images, video, text, code, or other information (collectively referred to as “Content”) that GR Project provides to you through the Services shall belong to GR Project or an entity permitted by GR Project to use the Content (collectively referred to as “Licensers”). You may not reproduce, transmit, or otherwise use, or allow any third party to use, any Content in any form without the express consent of GR Project or the relevant Licenser.

Article 12. Validity of These Terms

By using the Services, you acknowledge that even in the event that a part of these Terms has been determined to be invalid under any law or ordinance, etc., all other stipulations of these Terms shall remain in effect; and that even in the event that a part of these Terms has been determined to be invalid or has been retracted in relation to certain users, said part of these Terms shall remain in effect in relation to all other users.

Article 13. Applicable Laws and Jurisdiction

Any dispute arising out of or in connection with these Terms or any transaction conducted on the basis of these Terms (including any tort or other non-contract claim) shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the district court serving the location of the defendant’s principal office.

Special Provisions

None

Supplementary Provisions
・Created March 1st, 2021 (effective March 1st, 2021)