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BUS SIMULATOR 16
© STILLALIVE STUDIOS GMBH
© astragon Entertainment GmbH
All rights reserved.


Please read the following license Agreement carefully before installing "BUS SIMULATOR 16". By installing and using the Software you agree to be bound to the following terms and conditions.


LICENSE AGREEMENT

STILLALIVE STUDIOS GMBH (as licensor) and astragon Entertainment GmbH, Mönchengladbach (hereinafter referred to as "the Producer") only grant you a license to the contractual software product including its computer software and associated media and any printed materials and online or electronic documentation (hereinafter referred to as "Software") exclusively under the condition that you accept all terms of this license Agreement. In no event, however, you do acquire the ownership of the Software. By installing and using the software you agree to be bound to the terms and conditions of this License Agreement.

Installing this Software, you agree to these conditions, and you (as an individual or an entity) enter into an agreement with the Producer of the Software under this Agreement. If you do not agree to the terms, then do not install this Software. In this case you may not use the Software but must destroy the software immediately or return it to the Producer.


- 1. LICENSE AND GUARANTEE -

The Software acquired with this License is owned by STILLALIVE STUDIOS GMBH or its licensees and is protected by national and international laws. By accepting the License Agreement you obtain the non-exclusive right to use the software. Unless otherwise agreed in a supplementary agreement to this License, the following provisions apply for the use of the Software:

You may:
a) install and use the Software on a single computer.
b) use the Software in a network, provided that you have a licensed copy of the Software for each computer that has access to the Software over the network. If, for example, eight different workstations have access to the Software over the network, each of the workstations must have an own license for the software regardless of whether the software is used by all eight workstations at the same time or at different times.

You may not:
a) copy the documentation supplied along with the Software.
b) make the Software available or otherwise accessible to third parties or rent or grant sublicenses.
c) reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble, create derivative works, or otherwise try to make available the source code, change the Software, translate it or produce derivate products herefrom.
d) upon receipt of a CD-ROM in exchange for a defective copy or an upgraded version as a replacement for an earlier version, use the copy previously obtained or the earlier version of the Software or pass it on to third parties. After acquisition of an updated version of the Software all copies of earlier versions must be destroyed.

Notwithstanding any other rights, the Producer has the right to terminate this License Agreement if you violate the terms and conditions of this License Agreement. In this case you are obliged to destroy all copies of the Software including all of its components, or return it to the Producer.


- 2. LIMITED GUARANTEE -

astragon Entertainment GmbH guarantees that the Software will work for a period of ninety (90) days after the acquisition date in accordance with the accompanying documentation if you comply with the instructions and all applicable license terms. However astragon Entertainment GmbH and its licensors do not guarantee the continuous use of the Software or error free operation of the Software or its secure usage or that the Software can be used for a particular purpose. astragon Entertainment GmbH guarantees further that the data carrier containing the software is free from material or manufacturing defects for a period of ninety (90) days.

Claims of the Customer
The liability of astragon Entertainment GmbH and its licensors is limited to and your exclusive claim for damages arising from any breach of warranty is subject to the sole discretion of astragon Entertainment GmbH in either (i) refund of the price paid or (ii) repair or replacement of the Software for the purposes under this EULA and all other provisions of the license terms and conditions granted by the licensors of astragon Entertainment GmbH. This limited guarantee does not apply if the failure of the Software is caused by accident, abuse, or incorrect use. For the replacement software astragon Entertainment GmbH only grants a guarantee for the remaining time of the original warranty period. Any further warranty is expressly excluded.

This limited guarantee is exclusive and in lieu of all other warranties, direct or indirect, including implied warranty of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. This warranty gives you specific legal rights. You may also have additional rights that vary from country to country.


3. User-generated content (UGC)

You have the right to create user-generated content for this application.
However, you may not generate and/or integrate contents containing racist or pornographic elements.
Furthermore, you may not generate contents and/or make changes that are illegal or immoral.
astragon Entertainment GmbH is not responsible for user-generated contents of whatsoever nature.
If you are interested in developing, marketing or distributing or otherwise wholly or partially like to exploit the Software or its components, for example, as part of other software products, astragon Entertainment GmbH is willing to enter into negotiations .


4. DISCLAIMER

A responsible use of data processing programs require a thorough testing of the program with non-critical data before it can actually be released. Therefore, the user of the Software bears all risks. Regardless of whether one of the remedies set forth herein fails to meet its material purpose, the Producer is in no way liable for any indirect, consequential or other damages (including damages for loss of profit or loss of data) arising from the use of the Software or inability to use the Software, even if the Producer was informed about the possibility of such damages. Some countries do not allow the limitation or exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply for you. In this case, the liability of the Producer is limited to the purchase price paid for the Software. The disclaimer and limitations set forth above are independent of the acceptance of the Software.


- 5. GERNERAL -

This Agreement is governed by the laws of the Federal Republic of Germany. This Agreement may be only changed by a supplementary license agreement delivered together with this license or by another written document signed by you and the Producer. If any provision of this License Agreement turns out to be or is likely to become completely or partially ineffective or incomplete, this shall have no effect on the validity of the remaining.

If you have any questions concerning this Agreement or wish to contact the Producer for other reasons, please contact:
astragon Entertainment GmbH, Limitenstr. 64-78, D-41236 Mönchengladbach


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astragon Privacy Policy for PC
Thank you for your interest in our products and welcome to our Privacy Policy! Our company is
astragon Entertainment GmbH, Limitenstr. 64- 78, 41236 Mönchengladbach,
hereinafter called astragon.

1. What is this all about?

In the following we would like to explain you briefly astragon´s attitude towards data protection, how we protect your data and what consequences derive from using our programs. We understand the importance of protecting your privacy. Therefore, it´s common practice for us to comply with statutory provisions for data protection. Additionally it is also important to us that you always know when we collect data, store and how we process them.
You may always retrieve this declaration under URL http://www.bussimulator-game.com/legals/
By accepting this Privacy Policy it becomes part of the EULA.
To make sure that we are all talking about the same issues we like to define a few terms and to inform you that astragon complies with the German Federal Data Protection Act.
Personal data includes items of information about the personal or material circumstances of a specific or specifiable individual.
In other "non-legal" words: Personal data is all and any information which makes you personally identifiable, such as address, name, phone numbers, etc.. All other data which cannot be used for identifying you are NOT personal data!
Collection of data is the acquisition of data in respect to this specific person.
Storage of data is gathering, recording and storing of personal data on a medium for the purpose of further processing or use.
Data processing includes storing, changing, transferring, blocking and deleting of personal data.

2. When, how and why is data collected?

astragon itself does not store and process any data which might identify you as an individual customer! The only exception, however, may apply for the management of rights. For this purpose it is possible to collect, store and process data. This is the only way for us to verify that your installed software is a legal version. We do not want to disturb your privacy.
Having downloaded our product from a Download Platform, such as Steam, uPlay or Origin, personal data is being stored and processed in connection with the purchase and installation by the respective providers. To find out, which platform applies to you, please see item 3. We have no influence on this data collection.

3. I have purchased this software as Download Version. Does the provider of the Download Platform collect data?

Depending on which platform you have purchased the software, data are collected by the provider of the platform. astragon has no influence and no access to the data.
You have purchased the software via the platform Steam. Steam is a service of the Valve Corporation, P.O. Box 1688, Bellevue, WA 98004, USA and Valve S.a.r.l., Regus City Center Suite 227, 26 Boulevard Royal, L-2449 Luxembourg, Luxembourg. During the download, data will be collected, stored and processed by Valve. astragon does not have any influence on the data collected by Valve. astragon refers to the following privacy statement by Valve: http://store.steampowered.com/privacy_agreement/?l=english

4. What information is collected during the installation?

Your new game uses a so-called DRM system. DRM stands for Digital Rights Management. This system is intended to ensure that only legal copies are installed.
For this purpose astragon uses the Steam System from Valve. Steam is a service of the Valve Corporation, P.O. Box 1688, Bellevue, WA 98004, USA and Valve S.a.r.l., Regus City Center Suite 227, 26 Boulevard Royal, L-2449 Luxembourg, Luxembourg. During the download data will be collected, stored and processed by Valve. Valve processes the data on behalf of astragon for the aforementioned purposes on servers in the United States and Luxembourg. You agree that your data will be processed for the designated purposes.
The following data will be collected, stored and processed by Steam for the duration of the distribution of the game:
IP address of the user, MAC address and product key.
We refer to the following privacy statement: http://store.steampowered.com/privacy_agreement/?l=english
How, by whom and when will data be collected for quality assurance?
As we have declared before, astragon is only interested in aggregated information helping us to keep improving the quality of our games and to adapt them to the requirements of the customers. For this purpose we use services of third-party providers.
The data collected are only in anonymous form available to astragon !
They are stored for the duration of the purchase of the game and can also be processed during this time.
For this purpose astragon uses a software called GamesAnalytics. The software GamesAnalytics was developed by von GameAnalytics ApS, Vesterbrogade 34, 4th floor, DK-1620 Copenhagen V, Denmark. We refer to the following data protection guideline: http://www.gameanalytics.com/privacy
GamesAnalytics processes the data on behalf of astragon for the aforementioned purposes on servers in Europe for statistical processing.
You agree that your data will be processed for the designated purposes.

By means of the software GamesAnalytics the following data are collected, stored and processed:
IP address of the user, language and player´s home country
Data of the final device will be replaced by GamesAnalytics after the collection. They are only in anonymous form available to astragon.
Finally astragon uses GamesAnalytics to collect, store and process the following decisions of the players to improve the game:
branch-name (performance or default), CPU, GPU, RAM, OS, subjective performance rating by the player: “worse”/”same”/”better”
These data are provided in cumulated form to astragon, for example, the number of users in a given period. Personal data are not evaluated and therefore astragon has no access to them.

5. Integration of Steam Leaderboards

The gaming platform Steam collects data about each gaming session in games which are installed and played using the platform. With this information Steam creates so-called leaderboards. Such data will be provided to the contract partners to enable it to present the Steam Leaderboards on their own websites.
You use the software via the Steam platform. Steam is a service of the Valve Corporation, P.O. Box 1688, Bellevue, WA 98004, USA and Valve S.a.r.l., Regus City Center Suite 227, 26 Boulevard Royal, L-2449 Luxembourg, Luxembourg. During the game, Valve collects, stores and processes data. astragon does not have any influence on the data collected by Valve. astragon refers to the following privacy statement by Valve: http://store.steampowered.com/privacy_agreement/?l=english
While you play the game, Valve collects data to create so-called Steam Leaderboards. Such data will be provided to the contract partners to enable it to integrate the Steam Leaderboards on their own websites. astragon only uses the opportunity offered by Valve to integrate Steam leaderboards in its own websites. For this purpose, astragon links data of the Steam Leaderboards to their own website and makes the following data visible: Steam-ID, Avatar image, ranking and score. astragon only stores and uses this information for this purpose. You agree that your data will be processed for the designated purposes.

6. Multiplayer Mode

For the usage of the multiplayer mode, it is necessary to collect data to ensure the online communication between the different players and to be able to create "savegames". For the data exchange, astragon uses a service, which forwards the collected data upon completion of the multiplayer game to the server of the game developer.
For this purpose, astragon uses the service "photon" of Exit Games GmbH (a company having its seat at Hongkong Strasse 7, D-20457 Hamburg). While playing the multiplayer game, data will be collected by "Photon" and transmitted to the game developer "still alive studios GmbH" upon completion of the mulitplayer game. The game developer stores the data on its own servers. astragon has no influence on the data collected by "Photon".
astragon refers to the Privacy Statement of Exit Games GmbH: https://www.photonengine.com/en/Account/LicenseTerms and the Privacy Policy of stillalive studios GmbH: http://stillalive-studios.com/privacy-policy/
In the course of the multiplayer game "Photon" collects data to ensure the communication between the players and to produce savegames. Upon completion of the game, "Photon" forwards these data to "still alive studios GmbH" for storage.

The following data are collected and stored:

• Game-related data:
o Bus route data
o Purchased buses and their customizations
o In-Game Chat Messages
o In-Game activity log
o Employed drivers & names
o Financial standing and reputation of the "Company"
• Steam IDs of all players participating in the multiplayer game
• Company name (name of the multiplayer game) generated ID

The data will exclusively be collected, used and stored for this purpose.
You agree to the processing of your data for the specified purposes.

7. Can I delete the data and/or find out which personal data are stored about me?

The consent granted herein is voluntary and may be revoked with effect for the future if astragon collects data for its own usage. Please keep in mind, for example, that you cannot use your program without activating the product key and astragon will not retrieve any personal data. The revocation can be sent by email to Datenschutz@astragon.de. In case of revocation the data will be deleted by the relevant company without undue delay. If astragon cannot arrange the deletion, astragon is obliged to forward the request to the relevant companies.

8. What are the consequences of accepting this privacy policy?

By installing the software you agree to the usage of the aforementioned data according to the foregoing provisions.
This declaration of consent can always be viewed under URL http://www.bussimulator-game.com/legals/