1. Acceptance of the Terms and Conditions
Thank you for visiting Cheaper Than Steam’s (“Cheaper Than Steam”) website, Cheaperthansteam.com (the “Website”). This document (“Terms and Conditions”) is a legal agreement between you and Cheaper Than Steam, and governs your use of the Website.
PLEASE NOTE THAT YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE CONSTITUTES YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, PLEASE DO NOT USE THIS WEBSITE.
The purpose and intent of this website is to provide information on products available for purchase through the website and to allow authorized users with a valid Cheaper Than Steam account to purchase such products.
3. Using Cheaper Than Steam
You must have Internet access and the updated latest web browser to access and use the website.
Cheaper Than Steam reserves the right to add, modify, or delete any information on the Website at any time. Cheaper Than Steam makes no representation or warranty as to the completeness or accuracy of the information contained on the Website, nor does it represent or warrant that the products or services offered or advertised on the Website will be available at all times. The information contained on the Website may be incomplete, may contain errors, or become out of date at any time. Cheaper Than Steam makes no commitment and expressly disclaims any duty to update any of the content on the Website.
5. Cheaper Than Steam Registration
With regard to your registration for a Cheaper Than Steam account, you acknowledge and agree that you will (a) provide true, accurate, current, and complete information as requested by the registration form and (b) maintain and update this registration information to keep it true, accurate, current, and complete. If you use the Website, you are solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer, and you hereby accept sole responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password. Cheaper Than Steam may sell products for individuals under the age of 18, but it sells them to adults, who can make purchases with an PayPal account. If you are under the age of 18, you may use the Website only under the supervision of a parent or guardian. Cheaper Than Steam and its affiliates reserve the right to refuse service, terminate accounts, remove or edit content, or cancel orders in their sole discretion for any reason whatsoever, including, without limitation, if you provide registration information which is false, inaccurate, not current, or incomplete. Cheaper Than Steam may share your registration information with its partners, affiliates, and third parties to handle and deliver certain online activities necessary to operate Cheaper Than Steam’s business (e.g., process orders and payments for any software products you purchase). Cheaper Than Steam respects your privacy, but it cannot ensure that your private communications and other personally identifiable information will not be disclosed to other third parties. For example, Cheaper Than Steam may be forced to disclose information to the government or third parties under certain circumstances, or third parties may unlawfully intercept or access transmissions or private communications.
You agree to fully pay for all products ordered through your account. You are responsible to send Cheaper Than Steam the required amount of Bitcoins through BitPay / Coinbase within specified period of time after you confirmed your purchase. Cheaper Than Steam reserves the right to cancel any order if the payment is not completed within the specified period of time.
Cheaper Than Steam reserves the right to change the price and availability of any products at any time without notice; provided, however, such price change will not affect your purchase price for orders that Cheaper Than Steam has already received from you and processed.
8. Delivery of Products
Cheaper Than Steam shall endeavor to deliver properly ordered products to you within a reasonable amount of time. However, on occasion, technical problems may delay or prevent delivery of the ordered product. Your sole remedy with respect to a product that is not delivered within a reasonable amount of time is to either receive a replacement of such product, or a refund of the purchase price paid for such product, as determined by Cheaper Than Steam in its sole discretion.
9. Restrictions on Use
You agree to abide by all applicable local, state, national, and international laws and regulations in using the Website. You expressly agree that you shall not: (a) use the Website for any illegal purpose; (b) use the Website in any manner which violates the rights of a third party, including without limitation intellectual property rights; or (c) use the Website in any manner that breaches the terms and conditions of the Terms and Conditions.
10. Links to Other Websites
The Website may contain links to other websites. Cheaper Than Steam does not review or evaluate all of the websites linked to the Website and is not responsible for the accuracy, copyright compliance, legality, decency, or appropriateness of the content on these websites, nor is it responsible for the advertising, products, or other materials that appear on or are offered by such websites. You should carefully review the respective conditions of use for each of these websites. Under no circumstances shall Cheaper Than Steam be held responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any loss or damages caused or alleged to have been caused by your use of or reliance on any content, goods, or services available on such websites.
Your use of the Website constitutes your agreement to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless Cheaper Than Steam, its parents and affiliates, and their respective employees, contractors, officers, and directors, from and against any actions, claims, demands, liability and expenses, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, arising out of your use or misuse of the Website or the use or misuse of the Website by a third party using your account.
These Terms and Conditions are effective until terminated. You agree that Cheaper Than Steam may terminate your log in access to the Website, including your user name and password, at any time for any reason without prior notice or liability. Cheaper Than Steam may change, suspend, or discontinue all or any aspect of the Website at any time, including the availability of any feature, without prior notice or liability.
13. Disclaimers and Limitations on Liability
THE CHEAPERTHANSTEAM.COM WEBSITE IS PROVIDED BY CHEAPER THAN STEAM ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, CHEAPER THAN STEAM DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.
WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, CHEAPER THAN STEAM MAKES NO REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED: (I) AS TO THE OPERATION OF THE CHEAPERTHANSTEAM.COM WEBSITE, OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS OR PRODUCTS INCLUDED THEREON; (II) THAT THE CHEAPERTHANSTEAM.COM WEBSITE WILL BE CONTINUOUS, UNINTERRUPTED, SECURE OR ERROR-FREE; (III) AS TO THE ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, OR CURRENCY OF ANY INFORMATION, CONTENT, SERVICE, OR PRODUCTS PROVIDED THROUGH THE CHEAPERTHANSTEAM.COM WEBSITE; OR (IV) THAT THE CHEAPERTHANSTEAM.COM WEBSITE, OR E-MAILS SENT FROM OR ON BEHALF OF CHEAPER THAN STEAM, ARE FREE OF VIRUSES, SCRIPTS, TROJAN HORSES, WORMS OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS.
THE OPERATION OF THE CHEAPERTHANSTEAM.COM WEBSITE MAY BE INTERFERED WITH BY NUMEROUS FACTORS OUTSIDE THE CONTROL OF CHEAPER THAN STEAM, AND UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL CHEAPER THAN STEAM, ITS PARENTS AND/OR AFFILIATES (COLLECTIVELY “CHEAPER THAN STEAM” FOR PURPOSES OF THE REMAINDER OF THIS SECTION 13 AND THE FOLLOWING SECTION 14) BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES THAT RESULT FROM THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE CHEAPERTHANSTEAM.COM WEBSITE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO RELIANCE BY YOU ON ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED FROM THE CHEAPERTHANSTEAM.COM WEBSITE OR THAT RESULT FROM MISTAKES, OMISSIONS, INTERRUPTIONS, DELETION OF FILES OR EMAIL, ERRORS, DEFECTS, VIRUSES, DELAYS IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION, OR ANY FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE, WHETHER OR NOT RESULTING FROM ACTS OF GOD, COMMUNICATIONS FAILURE, THEFT, DESTRUCTION, OR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO CHEAPER THAN STEAM’S RECORDS, PROGRAMS, OR SERVICES. YOU HEREBY ACKNOWLEDGE THAT THIS PARAGRAPH SHALL APPLY TO ALL CONTENT, PRODUCTS, AND SERVICES AVAILABLE THROUGH THE CHEAPERTHANSTEAM.COM WEBSITE.
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL CHEAPER THAN STEAM BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING FROM THE USE OF THE CHEAPERTHANSTEAM.COM WEBSITE OR THE PURCHASE OF ANY PRODUCT THEREFROM, EVEN IF CHEAPER THAN STEAM HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. CERTAIN STATE LAWS DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN DAMAGES. IF THESE LAWS APPLY TO YOU, SOME OR ALL OF THE ABOVE DISCLAIMERS, EXCLUSIONS, OR LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
14. Special Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability for Software Product
WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT CHEAPER THAN STEAM SHALL HAVE NO LIABILITY WHATSOEVER FOR THE PERFORMANCE OF ANY SOFTWARE PRODUCT YOU PURCHASE THROUGH THE CHEAPERTHANSTEAM.COM WEBSITE.
YOU EXPRESSLY ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT USE OF THE SOFTWARE PRODUCT IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK AND THAT THE ENTIRE RISK AS TO SATISFACTORY QUALITY, PERFORMANCE, ACCURACY AND EFFORT IS WITH YOU. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, THE SOFTWARE PRODUCT IS PROVIDED “AS IS,” WITH ALL FAULTS AND WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, AND CHEAPER THAN STEAM HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS WITH RESPECT TO THE SOFTWARE PRODUCT, EITHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES AND/OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, OF SATISFACTORY QUALITY, OF FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OF ACCURACY, OF QUIET ENJOYMENT, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD PARTY RIGHTS. CHEAPER THAN STEAM DOES NOT WARRANT AGAINST INTERFERENCE WITH YOUR ENJOYMENT OF THE SOFTWARE PRODUCT, THAT THE FUNCTIONS CONTAINED IN THE SOFTWARE PRODUCT WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS, THAT THE OPERATION OF THE SOFTWARE PRODUCT WILL BE CONTINUOUS, UNINTERRUPTED, SECURE, VIRUS-FREE, OR ERROR-FREE, OR THAT DEFECTS IN THE SOFTWARE PRODUCT WILL BE CORRECTED. NO ORAL OR WRITTEN INFORMATION OR ADVICE GIVEN BY CHEAPER THAN STEAM OR A CHEAPER THAN STEAM AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVE SHALL CREATE A WARRANTY. SHOULD THE SOFTWARE PRODUCT PROVE DEFECTIVE, YOU ASSUME THE ENTIRE COST OF ALL NECESSARY SERVICING, REPAIR OR CORRECTION. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR LIMITATION ON APPLICABLE STATUTORY RIGHTS OF A CONSUMER, SO THE ABOVE EXCLUSION AND LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU IN PART OR WHOLE.
TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, IN NO EVENT SHALL CHEAPER THAN STEAM 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) (HOWEVER ARISING, INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE) ARISING OUT OF THE POSSESSION OF, USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE SOFTWARE PRODUCT OR DEFECT IN OR CAUSED BY THE SOFTWARE PRODUCT, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO COMPROMISING THE SECURITY OF YOUR COMPUTER, OPERATING SYSTEM OR FILES, OR THE PROVISION OF OR FAILURE TO PROVIDE SUPPORT SERVICES, EVEN IF CHEAPER THAN STEAM HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IN ANY CASE, CHEAPER THAN STEAM’S ENTIRE LIABILITY UNDER ANY PROVISION OF THIS AGREEMENT SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE AMOUNT ACTUALLY PAID BY YOU FOR THE SOFTWARE PRODUCT OR REPLACEMENT OF THE SOFTWARE PRODUCT WITH A PRODUCT OF COMPARABLE RETAIL VALUE, AS CHEAPER THAN STEAM MAY ELECT IN ITS SOLE DISCRETION. BECAUSE SOME STATES AND JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY, THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU IN PART OR WHOLE.
15. Trademarks and Service Marks
The game names, logos, characters, brands and product names appearing on the Website are trademarks/service marks or registered trademarks/service marks of their respective holders. The use of any such trademark or service mark without express written consent of the respective holder is strictly prohibited.
16. Intellectual Property
You acknowledge and agree that all content, design elements, and materials available on the Website (collectively “Materials”) are protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, patents, trade secrets, or other proprietary rights and laws. Cheaper Than Steam and its licensors retain all right, title and interest in and to the Materials. You may not copy, reproduce, modify, republish, upload, post, transmit or distribute any Materials in any form or for any means without Cheaper Than Steam’s prior written permission. In addition, you may not sell, license, rent, perform, display, create derivative works from, or in any way exploit such Materials. You agree not to disassemble, decompile or reverse engineer any software or other component of the Materials or Website.
17. Electronic Communications
When you visit the Website or send e-mails to us, you are communicating with us electronically. You consent to receiving communications from us electronically. We will communicate with you by e-mail or by posting notices on the Website. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.
18. Refund Policy
Refunds will be issued solely at Cheaper Than Steam’s discretion. Refunds may be offered if all the following conditions are met:
– The time of your request for refund is no more than 7 days from time of purchase
– The game has not been activated or downloaded
– The game activation key (including any bonus or beta keys) have not been disclosed to you by email or webpage
– We are unable to process refunds 48 hours before a game is due to be released or preload begins
– We find your request reasonable due to special circumstances
– Paypal refunds CAN NOT be processed after 60 days from purchase
NO refunds will be offered for MMO titles, Steam, UPlay, Origin and Games for Windows Live (GFWL) titles where the key has been disclosed to you or sent by e-mail. All such sales are final.
If for any reason any provision of the Terms and Conditions shall be held invalid or unenforceable in whole or in part in any applicable jurisdiction, such provision shall, as to such jurisdiction, be ineffective to the extent of such invalidity or unenforceability without in any manner affecting the validity or enforceability thereof in any other jurisdiction or the remaining provisions hereof in any jurisdiction.
We reserve the right, at our discretion, to update or revise the Terms and Conditions at any time. We will post such changes on the Website, and these additional or revised terms will become part of the Terms and Conditions. Please check this Terms and Conditions document periodically for changes. Your continued use of the Website constitutes your binding acceptance of the Terms and Conditions, including any changes or modifications made by Cheaper Than Steam as permitted above.
21. Entire Agreement
This Terms and Conditions constitutes the entire agreement between the parties with respect to the subject matter hereof, and supersedes all previous written or oral agreements between the parties with respect to such subject matter. Cheaper Than Steam may assign its rights under the Terms and Conditions without notice to you.