Editorial Licence Terms
PLEASE READ THESE TERMS CAREFULLY BEFORE DOWNLOADING KONAMI ASSETS FROM THIS SITE.  By using this site, you agree to be bound by these Terms
TERMS

  1. INTRODUCTION
    1. These terms and conditions (“Terms”) govern your access to and use of visual materials (“Game Assets”) made available by KONAMI Digital Entertainment B.V. ("KONAMI Europe") and/or the KONAMI group of companies (collectively referred to as "KONAMI", "we", "us", or "our").
    2. Downloading a Game Asset from this site shall be deemed to constitute your unconditional acceptance of, and entry into an agreement with KONAMI on these Terms. We may amend these Terms at any time, by republishing such amended terms on the this site ("Amended Terms").
    3. On each occasion that you download a Game Asset you accept these Terms/Amended Terms. Where you have accepted Amended Terms, they shall be deemed to apply to all Game Assets which you have previously accessed and/or downloaded (from the date you accept such Amended Terms).
    4. KONAMI has offices within Japan, Europe, Australia and the United States of America. KONAMI makes no representation that Game Assets are appropriate or available for use in any other jurisdiction.
  2. OWNERSHIP
    1. The Game Assets made available herein and all rights in and to the same are owned or licensed by us.
    2. All trademarks, service marks and trade names displayed on this site are owned or licensed by us.
    3. KONAMI reserves to itself any and all other rights not expressly granted under these Terms and shall be entitled at all times to freely exploit such reserved rights either itself or through any third party.
  3. LICENCE
    1. KONAMI hereby grants to you a limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable, revocable licence to use the Game Assets downloaded by you from this site for editorial purposes only and strictly on these Terms.
    2. Save to the extent that your use of Game Assets is expressly authorised herein or by a separate, signed licence agreement, you may access, download, copy, publish and use the Game Assets for editorial purposes only.  No Game Assets may be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, or distributed other than in accordance with these Terms.
    3. You will include appropriate legible trademark and copyright notices within or adjacent to all editorial created or authorized by you on each occasion that the Game Assets are included in any editorial piece (e.g. ©[YEAR] Konami Digital Entertainment.)
    4. Upon request, you shall, at no cost to KONAMI, cooperate with us to take down any Game Asset incorporated in editorial published by you (which may include cooperating with us to remove the whole editorial piece and not only the Game Asset).
    5. You may not:
      1. modify or alter any Game Asset except: (x) to resize it in proportion to the original image or (y) in accordance with paragraph 4 below;
      2. make Game Assets available in conjunction with advertisements, sponsorship or any other form of commercial message and you shall not levy a charge, whether of a subscription, transactional or other form, for access to any Game Asset (save to the extent that the Game Asset is incorporated within editorial that is provided via subscription); or
      3. permit any third party to exploit or otherwise make the Game Assets available to third parties without our express prior written approval;
      4. use the Game Assets in any editorial which defamatory, derogatory, unflattering, mocking or negative to KONAMI or any KONAMI entity, employee, representative, associate, affiliate, parent or subsidiary company, or any trading card or video games created, produced, distributed or promoted by or for any member of the KONAMI group of companies, or any person or character appearing in such trading card or video game (including brand ambassadors;
      5. not publish any Game Assets containing mature (M) ESRB or PEGI age-rated content unless it is published behind an age-gate that: (1) is age-neutral (i.e., requires the user to input their date of birth or select it from a drop-down bar; (2) employs reasonable technical measures to keep underage users from re-entering their age after initially being denied access; and (3) displays any ESRB and PEGI rating information relating to the age-gate.
  4. EDITS

In the event that you wish to edit, cut, subtitle, overlay and/or dub ("edit") a Game Asset, you shall:

    1. be solely responsible for the costs incurred in such edit:
    2. fully clear all rights in such edit for worldwide, all media, in perpetuity;
    3. deliver for KONAMI’s prior approval, a copy of such edited Game Asset to KONAMI for the attention of the Director of Brand and Licensing – Americas/EMEA (as appropriate) prior to your publication of such edited Game Asset. Any such approval shall be at KONAMI’s sole discretion.  No delay or failure to respond shall constitute a waiver of KONAMI’s rights hereunder.
  1. SECURITY

This site is for use by password protected, registered users only.  You are entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and account and for all activities that occur under your account. You will not allow any other person to use your password and you will use your best endeavours to keep it confidential.

  1. SUSPENSION/TERMINATION
    1. KONAMI shall have the right, acting in its sole discretion, to withdraw Game Assets and to require you to suspend your use of any Game Asset at any time.
    2. Upon written notice from KONAMI of its withdrawal of rights to use a Game Asset, you will immediately withdraw such Game Asset from use on all media that you control and, if requested, you shall use all reasonable endeavours to assist KONAMI in taking down Game Assets from all other media. KONAMI shall additionally have the right terminate this Agreement on notice to you.
  2. INDEMNITY

You will fully indemnify KONAMI (and/or its subsidiary and/or its affiliate entities) from any loss, expense, cost or damage arising out of any claim brought, arising out of or in connection with your misuse of the Game Assets, or any breach by you of any term or condition herein.

  1. GENERAL
    1. In the event of any conflict between these Terms, any other KONAMI website terms and conditions and the terms of any specific agreed terms executed by us, then the conflict shall be interpreted by giving precedence to (i)  in the first instance, the then prevailing specific terms (ii)  in the second instance, these terms (iii)  other KONAMI website terms.
    2. The rights granted to you hereunder are personal to you and, without limitation, may not be assigned, transferred, sub-licensed or sub-contracted in any way without KONAMI’s prior written consent, which KONAMI shall be entitled to grantor withhold in its absolute discretion.
    3. Nothing shall oblige KONAMI to maintain this site and/or your access to this site and the Game Assets. KONAMI shall have no liability for any failure or non-availability of this site or its Game Assets, whatever the cause of such failure or non-availability.
  2. TERMINATION
    1. This Agreement is effective until terminated by either party. You may terminate this Agreement at any time by closing your account with us.
    2. This Agreement will terminate immediately without notice from KONAMI if in KONAMI’s sole discretion you fail to comply with any term or provision of this Agreement.
    3. Upon termination:
      1. you must destroy all materials obtained from this site and any and all other KONAMI site(s) and all copies thereof, whether made under the terms of this Agreement or otherwise; and
      2. you shall immediately cease use to use and also delete all Game Assets from your systems.  Any termination of this Agreement shall take effect without prejudice to any liability which may have accrued by either party prior to the effective date of termination.
  3. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
    1. The Game Assets are provided “as is” and without warranties of any kind, whether express or implied.
    2. To the fullest extent permissible, KONAMI disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including but not limited to implied warranties of fitness for a particular purpose.  KONAMI does not warrant that the functionality of this website will be uninterrupted or error-free or that that this website or the server that makes it available will be free or viruses or other harmful components.
    3. KONAMI does not warrant or make any representation regarding the use or the results of the use of the Game Assets in terms of their correctness, accuracy, or otherwise.
    4. Under no circumstances, including, but not limited to, negligence, shall any KONAMI entity be liable for any direct, indirect, special or consequential damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, the materials in this site, even if KONAMI or a KONAMI authorized representative has been advised of the possibility of such damages. Applicable law may not allow the limitation or exclusion of liability or incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you. In no event shall KONAMI’s total liability to you for all damages, losses, and causes of action (whether in contract, tort (including, but not limited to, negligence) or otherwise) exceed the amount paid by you, if any, for accessing the site.
  4. GOVERNING LAW
    1. The licence we grant you and any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with it or its subject matter or formation (including non-contractual disputes or claims) shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales.
    2. You irrevocably agree with us that the courts of England and Wales shall have exclusive jurisdiction to settle any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with this Agreement or its subject matter or formation (including non-contractual disputes or claims).

    USA Terms & Conditions:

    Editorial Licence Terms
    PLEASE READ THESE TERMS CAREFULLY BEFORE DOWNLOADING KONAMI ASSETS FROM THIS SITE.  By using this site, you agree to be bound by these Terms
    TERMS

    1. INTRODUCTION
      1. These terms and conditions (“Terms”) govern your access to and use of visual materials (“Game Assets”) made available by KONAMI Digital Entertainment B.V. ("KONAMI Europe") and/or the KONAMI group of companies (collectively referred to as "KONAMI", "we", "us", or "our").
      2. Downloading a Game Asset from this site shall be deemed to constitute your unconditional acceptance of, and entry into an agreement with KONAMI on these Terms. We may amend these Terms at any time, by republishing such amended terms on the this site ("Amended Terms").
      3. On each occasion that you download a Game Asset you accept these Terms/Amended Terms. Where you have accepted Amended Terms, they shall be deemed to apply to all Game Assets which you have previously accessed and/or downloaded (from the date you accept such Amended Terms).
      4. KONAMI has offices within Japan, Europe, Australia and the United States of America. KONAMI makes no representation that Game Assets are appropriate or available for use in any other jurisdiction.
    2. OWNERSHIP
      1. The Game Assets made available herein and all rights in and to the same are owned or licensed by us.
      2. All trademarks, service marks and trade names displayed on this site are owned or licensed by us.
      3. KONAMI reserves to itself any and all other rights not expressly granted under these Terms and shall be entitled at all times to freely exploit such reserved rights either itself or through any third party.
    3. LICENCE
      1. KONAMI hereby grants to you a limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable, revocable licence to use the Game Assets downloaded by you from this site for editorial purposes only and strictly on these Terms.
      2. Save to the extent that your use of Game Assets is expressly authorized herein or by a separate, signed licence agreement, you may access, download, copy, publish and use the Game Assets for editorial purposes only.  No Game Assets may be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, or distributed other than in accordance with these Terms.
      3. You will include appropriate legible trademark and copyright notices within or adjacent to all editorial created or authorized by you on each occasion that the Game Assets are included in any editorial piece (e.g. ©[YEAR] Konami Digital Entertainment.)
      4. Upon request, you shall, at no cost to KONAMI, cooperate with us to take down any Game Asset(s) incorporated in editorial published by you (which may include cooperating with us to remove the whole editorial piece and not only the Game Asset(s)).
      5. You may not:
        1. modify or alter any Game Asset except: (x) to resize it in proportion to the original image or (y) in accordance with paragraph 4 below;
        2. make Game Assets available in conjunction with advertisements, sponsorship or any other form of commercial message and you shall not levy a charge, whether of a subscription, transactional or other form, for access to any Game Asset (save to the extent that the Game Asset is incorporated within editorial that is provided via subscription); or
        3. permit any third party to exploit or otherwise make the Game Assets available to third parties without our express prior written approval;
        4. use the Game Assets in any editorial which is defamatory, derogatory, unflattering, mocking or negative to KONAMI or any KONAMI entity, employee, representative, associate, affiliate, parent or subsidiary company, or any trading card or video games created, produced, distributed or promoted by or for any member of the KONAMI group of companies, or any person or character appearing in such trading card or video game (including brand ambassadors);
        5. not publish any Game Assets containing mature (M) ESRB or PEGI age-rated content unless it is published behind an age-gate that: (1) is age-neutral (i.e., requires the user to input their date of birth or select it from a drop-down bar; (2) employs reasonable technical measures to keep underage users from re-entering their age after initially being denied access; and (3) displays any ESRB and PEGI rating information relating to the age-gate.
    4. EDITS

    In the event that you wish to edit, cut, subtitle, overlay and/or dub ("edit") a Game Asset, you shall:

      1. be solely responsible for the costs incurred in such edit;
      2. fully clear all rights in such edit for worldwide, all media, in perpetuity;
      3. deliver for KONAMI’s prior approval, a copy of such edited Game Asset to KONAMI to the attention of the Director of Brand and Licensing – Americas/EMEA (as appropriate) prior to your publication of such edited Game Asset. Any such approval shall be at KONAMI’s sole discretion.  No delay or failure to respond shall constitute a waiver of KONAMI’s rights hereunder.
    1. SECURITY

    This site is for use by password protected, registered users only.  You are entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and account and for all activities that occur under your account. You will not allow any other person to use your password and you will use your best endeavours to keep it confidential.

    1. SUSPENSION/TERMINATION
      1. KONAMI shall have the right, acting in its sole discretion, to withdraw Game Assets and to require you to suspend your use of any Game Asset at any time.
      2. Upon written notice from KONAMI of its withdrawal of rights to use a Game Asset, you will immediately withdraw such Game Asset from use on all media that you control and, if requested, you shall use all reasonable endeavours to assist KONAMI in taking down Game Assets from all other media. KONAMI shall additionally have the right to terminate this Agreement upon notice to you.
    2. INDEMNITY

    You will fully indemnify KONAMI (and/or its subsidiary and/or its affiliate entities) from any loss, expense, cost or damage arising out of any claim brought, arising out of or in connection with your misuse of the Game Assets, or any breach by you or any term or condition herein.

    1. GENERAL
      1. In the event of any conflict between these Terms, any other KONAMI website terms and conditions and the terms of any specific agreed terms executed by us, then the conflict shall be interpreted by giving precedence to (i)  in the first instance, the then prevailing specific terms (ii)  in the second instance, these terms (iii)  other KONAMI website terms.
      2. The rights granted to you hereunder are personal to you and, without limitation, may not be assigned, transferred, sub-licensed or sub-contracted in any way without KONAMI’s prior written consent, which KONAMI shall be entitled to grantor withhold in its absolute discretion.
      3. Nothing shall oblige KONAMI to maintain this site and/or your access to this site and the Game Assets. KONAMI shall have no liability for any failure or non-availability of this site or its Game Assets, whatever the cause of such failure or non-availability.
    2. TERMINATION
      1. This Agreement is effective until terminated by either party. You may terminate this Agreement at any time by closing your account with us.
      2. This Agreement will terminate immediately without notice from KONAMI if in KONAMI’s sole discretion you fail to comply with any term or provision of this Agreement.
      3. Upon termination:
        1. you must destroy all materials obtained from this site and any and all other KONAMI site(s) and all copies thereof, whether made under the terms of this Agreement or otherwise; and
        2. you shall immediately cease  to use and also delete all Game Assets from your systems.  Any termination of this Agreement shall take effect without prejudice to any liability which may have accrued by either party prior to the effective date of termination.
    3. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
      1. The Game Assets are provided “as is” and without warranties of any kind, whether express or implied.
      2. To the fullest extent permissible, KONAMI disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including but not limited to implied warranties of fitness for a particular purpose.  KONAMI does not warrant that the functionality of this website will be uninterrupted or error-free or that that this website or the server that makes it available will be free or viruses or other harmful components.
      3. KONAMI does not warrant or make any representation regarding the use or the results of the use of the Game Assets in terms of their correctness, accuracy, or otherwise.
      4. Under no circumstances, including, but not limited to, negligence, shall any KONAMI entity be liable for any direct, indirect, special or consequential damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, the materials in this site, even if KONAMI or a KONAMI authorized representative has been advised of the possibility of such damages. Applicable law may not allow the limitation or exclusion of liability or incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you. In no event shall KONAMI’s total liability to you for all damages, losses, and causes of action (whether in contract, tort (including, but not limited to, negligence) or otherwise) exceed the amount paid by you, if any, for accessing the site.
    4. GOVERNING LAW
      1. The licence we grant you and any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with it or its subject matter or formation (including non-contractual disputes or claims) shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales.
      2. You irrevocably agree with us that the courts of England and Wales shall have exclusive jurisdiction to settle any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with this Agreement or its subject matter or formation (including non-contractual disputes or claims).