Game Extract
Search news:


GameDev News - the online games development news magazine.

Short game development news, to the point.

Our Sponsors

Terms and Conditions

1. Introduction

This website is owned and operated by Ambiera e.U. ("AMBIERA"), a company registered in Austria. All offered services on this website ("SERVICES") are subject to the following Terms and Conditions ("TERMS AND CONDITIONS"). These services are including
  • Use of an Ambiera product ("PRODUCT") such as this website
  • Creating an online account
  • Participating in discussions
  • Creating news content
  • Uploading media content
  • Purchasing premium accounts or other services
By using any of the aforementioned services, you ("YOU", "USER") agree to the Terms and Conditions described herein. If you do not consent to these Terms and Conditions and the practices outlined below, do not use the site, access the services and games, download materials or use Ambiera software. Ambiera reserves the right to update these Terms and Conditions without notice.

2. Software and Resources available on the website

Any software or resource made available to download is the copyrighted work of Ambiera and/or its suppliers. The specific license of the particular software or resource applies if available. If not otherwise stated, the following disclaimer of warranty applies to all resources available on the website:

THE SOFTWARE AND RELATED RESOURCES ARE PROVIDED BY THE LICENSEE ''AS IS'' AND ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE ARE DISCLAIMED. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE REGENTS OR CONTRIBUTORS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES; LOSS OF USE, DATA, OR PROFITS; OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION) HOWEVER CAUSED AND ON ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, STRICT LIABILITY, OR TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE) ARISING IN ANY WAY OUT OF THE USE OF THIS SOFTWARE, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE.

Copy, reproduction or distribution of the software, source, documentation and images to any other location is expressly prohibited.

3. Forum, Submissions, Contributions and Editor

Ambiera tries to provide a very open online discussion board ("FORUM"), but Ambiera reserves the right to modify or delete posts in the forum without notice, in cases of abuse, harassment, defamatory statements, violation of laws and legal rights, publishing of false or misleading information and similar.
Comments posted by users must not contain any insulting, defamatory or other illegal material or material that invades the rights of privacy or publicity of any third party and must not contain any trademarks, copyright-protected work or other property of third parties. The content may not not be commercially exploited by the user.

4. Users

The right of using the services and games is granted only to persons either aged 18 or above or holding their legal representatives consent. Upon registration for the services or games, the user explicitly states his majority and legal capacity or if he or she is not of legal age, the consent of his parent or legal representative. Ambiera reserves the right to terminate any account if Ambiera is not satisfied that such permission has been given or if Ambiera has been notified by a parent or legal representative that the user has lied about his age when registering.

5. Copyright

The Service and the information, names, images, pictures, logos and icons regarding or relating to GameDevNews its products and services (or to third party products and services), is provided "as is" and on an "is available" basis without any representation or endorsement made and without warranty of any kind whether express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy. In no event will GameDevNews be liable for any damages including, without limitation, indirect or consequential damages, or any damages whatsoever arising from use or loss of use, data, or profits, whether in action of contract, negligence or other tortuous action, arising out of or in connection with the use of the site. GameDevNews does not warrant that the functions contained in the material contained in this site will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that this site or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or bugs or represents the full functionality, accuracy and reliability of the materials. The names, images and logos identifying GameDevNews or third parties and their products and services are proprietary marks of GameDevNews and/or third parties. Nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring by implication or otherwise any licence or right under any trademark or patent of Korea Games Wiz or any other third party. If you are in any doubt as to whether you have the rights to publish or use the material included on GameDevNews it is your responsibility to seek permission from the copyright owner. Korea Games Wire does not guarantee that any material on the site is available for publication and cannot be held accountable for any costs you incur as a result of publishing material from the site. You are required to list any appropriate copyrights, trademarks, registered trade marks and picture credits.

6. Privacy policy

For a description of how we use your personal data, please see the Privacy policy on this website.

7. Email sending and Newsletter

By creating an account on this website and by submitting the email adress, the user agrees to receive email containing news about game news or about his account in general (i.e. password change confirmations, notifications of updates to the game etc.). The user is free to opt out of this by either not submitting his email adress at all, clicking the 'unregister' link in a newsletter email or erasing his email adress in his game account.

8. Data Loss and Defects

Ambiera provides the possiblity to upload and store data on its servers, including states posts, personal and account information, discussion texts and similar. Ambiera does not guarantee the integrity of any uploaded and stored data. The user cannot claim that any state or uploaded data is restored if lost.
The games and the website provided by Ambiera, as any other software, can never be completely free of bugs. The user cannot claim that any functionality is achieved or maintained.

9. Availability

Because of technical limitations, Ambiera cannot and will not guarantee that any data transferred in connection with Ambiera's products will be uninterrupted, secure or error-free. Ambiera will try to keep the downtime of the services and games at a minimum, but does not guarantee any availability of the services or games. The user cannot claim any availability of the services or games. Ambiera reserves the right to take down or disable the services, games or specific features of games at any time without prior announcement.

10. Liability

Ambiera is not liable for damages or loss of data on the User's computer. To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, in no event shall Ambiera or its suppliers be liable for any special, incidental, indirect, or consequential damages whatsoever (including, without limitation, damages for loss of business profits, business interruption, loss of business information, or any other pecuniary loss) arising out of the use of, or inability to use its services, even if Ambiera has been advised of the possibility of such damages. In any case, Ambiera's entire liability under any provision of these Terms and Conditions shall be limited to € 1.00.

11. Jurisdiction and Choice of Law

Insofar as not otherwise agreed, this Agreement shall be governed exclusively by Austrian law. Austrian law shall also be applied in case of you reside outside of Austria. You expressly agree that exclusive jurisdiction for any claim or dispute with Ambiera linked in any way to your use of its services resides in the competent court in the town of Vienna, Austria.

12. Severability

Should individual terms of these terms and conditions be or become inoperative, this will not affect the remaining terms of this agreement. Ambiera and you will work in a spirit of partnership to find an arrangement that approximates the inoperative terms as closely as possible.

Privacy Policy

What Personal Data is Collected?

Ambiera does not collect or store any personal information at all without your notice. Ambiera only collects and stores information which you voluntarily provide through web formulars or the corresponding formulars in the games, which is necessary for the specific functionality in each case.
If you do not want to provide such personal information, do not complete the form requesting that information.

What Other Data is Collected?

In order to provide a functional and working service, Ambiera collects statistical data which includes (anonymised) ip adresses and time stamps about certain used features on the website or in games. Additionally, game state data like savegames are stored in order to make the game functional.

Third parties

For advertising, billing, payment and traffic analysis, Ambiera uses services of third party companies (shareit, plimus, google). In most cases, you can notice if you are using such a service by a web logo, a text notice or the changed web adress. Ads on this website are all served by third parties and traffic analysis of most pages as well. These third party companies may store additional personal data if necessary, and this privacy policy does not apply to websites or services of other companies.

Most Viewed

Unreal Engine 3 ported to JavaSc...
Itch.io - indie game hosting ser...
CryEngine now available on Steam
Autodesk Mudbox 2015 for indie g...
Interview with Invert Game Studi...

Latest Images


Feeds / Updates






Hot Topics

Unreal Engine 3 ported to JavaSc...
CryEngine now available on Steam
CopperLicht now free and open so...
Itch.io - indie game hosting ser...
PlaytestCloud: New prices for mo...
© by Ambiera, all rights reserved.