FAN CONTENT POLICY

Last Update: 02 April, 2021

This Policy is part of the Ratatat Studios Terms of Service, and we may modify them at any time. When using Ratatat Studios Assets for Fan Content purposes, your use is subject to the Ratatat Studios Terms of Service (including any warranty disclaimers and limitations of liability). In the event a term of this Policy conflicts with a term of the Terms of Service, this Policy takes precedence with respect to any issues related to Fan Content.

SPECIFIC RULES FOR FAN CONTENT

Fan Content Purposes only.

When we talk about Fan Content purposes, we mean this: Your use of Ratatat Studios Assets in Fan Content must be limited to displaying, identifying and discussing only Ratatat Studios's products as permitted by this Policy. You cannot create new products or content based on Ratatat Studios Assets, such as games based on the Ratatat Studios game characters. Not even if they were free. Permitted Fan Content normally includes for example non-commercial fan-generated online guides and guide apps, fan meetups, fan pages and gameplay videos as long as they follow this Policy.

Be non-commercial.

You are not permitted to charge a fee of any kind (including in-app functionalities) from customers or visitors to your Fan Content, unless this has expressly been approved by Ratatat Studios. The three exceptions to this rule are generally monetization of your Fan Content through ads, by donations or by coaching. If you use ads, they must comply with all applicable laws, rules, regulations and developer policies. If you use donations in connection with the content you create, they must be purely Be non-commercial. You are not permitted to charge a fee of any kind (including in-app functionalities) from customers or visitors to your Fan Content, unless this has expressly been approved by Ratatat Studios. The three exceptions to this rule are generally monetization of your Fan Content through ads, by donations or by coaching. If you use ads, they must comply with all applicable laws, rules, regulations and developer policies. If you use donations in connection with the content you create, they must be purely

Respect Ratatat Studios's brand.

You cannot create the impression that Ratatat Studios is a sponsor or creator of or otherwise endorses your Fan Content. You also cannot create any materials from the Ratatat Studios Assets that are similar to Ratatat Studios's logos, trademarks or other elements of Ratatat Studios's products and services. You can't modify Ratatat Studios Assets without our express permission.

Keep it online.

You are not permitted to manufacture, distribute (for free or otherwise) or promote physical items such as T-shirts that bear any Ratatat Studios Assets or other Ratatat Studios intellectual property without a separate, express written agreement between you and Ratatat Studios. You are not permitted to write, produce or create any novels, theatrical productions or other adaptations that include Ratatat Studios's intellectual property without our express written permission. (No novels, theatricals or the like.)

No bad stuff.

You may not use Ratatat Studios Assets on or in connection with any Fan Content that

1. promotes or contains cheats, hacks, exploits, automation software, bots, mods or any unauthorized third-party software designed to modify or interfere with any Ratatat Studios game;
2. makes defamatory or dishonest statements about Ratatat Studios and/or its products, employees and agents;
3. promotes, directly or indirectly, account trading;
4. promotes, directly or indirectly, the manufacturing and/or distribution of unauthorized Ratatat Studios merchandise;
5. contains information which is not yet public;
6. contains sexually explicit or suggestive materials, violence, discrimination or illegal activities;
7. or contains other objectionable content, including but not limited to drugs, alcohol, tobacco products, gambling, weapons or political ads.

Insert disclaimers.

Do include the following notice (or a substantially similar unofficiality notice) in a font legible to end users of the Fan Content in connection with your use of Ratatat Studios Assets: "This material is unofficial and is not endorsed by Ratatat Studios."

No domains or the like.

You can't register domain names, social media accounts or related addresses for your Fan Content which include Ratatat Studios's trademarks (such as RATATAT STUDIOS or our game names) without a separate written agreement with us.

Our use of your Fan Content.

We may from time to time use, improve or modify your Fan Content without compensation in a manner we consider reasonable, for example by using it in our games, reposting it in our online channels or using it in our marketing activities.

Unpublished information and feedback.

If you receive information from us regarding not-yet-published content, you need to keep that information to yourself and not disclose it to anyone else. Also, if you give us any kind of feedback, information or suggestions regarding our games or otherwise, you understand that we can use it without further compensation or other obligations to you.

We reserve the right to determine what type of Fan Content we are OK with and may revoke the limited use license in this Policy at any time and for any reason.

This Policy is part of the Ratatat Studios Terms of Service, and we may modify them at any time. When using Ratatat Studios Assets for Fan Content purposes, your use is subject to the Ratatat Studios Terms of Service (including any warranty disclaimers and limitations of liability). In the event a term of this Policy conflicts with a term of the Terms of Service, this Policy takes precedence with respect to any issues related to Fan Content.