Terms of Service
About Using This Website
By using or accessing this website you are accepting all the terms of service. If you do not agree with anything in this notice you should stop using or accessing this website immediately.
* Copyright for all content submitted and stored on the site (minus non-Exhibited content) rests with Exhibited-Sim.com.
* Do not use artwork, writing or other content that is not yours.
* No more than 2 accounts per person.
* Users under 13 need parental permission to join the game.
* Lying about your date of birth can get you banned immediately without notice.
* In the event legal action needs to be taken, Exhibited may pass your account details onto a third party.
* You may not share accounts.
* Do not impersonate staff members.
* No offensive content is permitted.
* All bugs should be reported immediately.
* Do not use any scripts or programs to "cheat" the site.
* Do not spam.
* Mass refreshing and other lag-enducing activites may result in your account being restricted.
* Scales are non-refundable, as are all in-game purchases including but not limited to accidental purchases made with Exhibited currency.
* Exhibited currency, items, dinosaurs and accounts may not be traded for real life currency.
* Do not advertise anywhere on the site but the appropriate forums.
Exhibited ("Exhibited-Sim.com", "EX", "Exhibited the game") is an online virtual game based around dinosaurs. The terms "We", "Our", "Site", "the game", "the website" and "Us" refer to Exhibited as a site/entity.
Copyright for the game (including all content, included but not limited to: written content, artwork, game features and all programming) rests solely with the site and the original artists. No usage of any site content is permitted anywhere but the site itself without written permission from us. You may request permission to use the copyright materials on this website by writing to email@example.com.
The automated and/or systematic collection of data from this website is prohibited.
We take the protection of our copyright very seriously.
If we discover that you have used our copyright materials in contravention of the licence above, we may bring legal proceedings against you seeking monetary damages and an injunction to stop you using those materials. You could also be ordered to pay legal costs.
If you become aware of any use of our copyright materials that contravenes or may contravene the licence above, please report this by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
You ("the User", "User", "Member", "Player") agree to give full rights and permissions to anything submitted to Exhibited that is related to the site which includes, but is not limited to: written content, fan art, overlays, suggestions and ideas. Non-Exhibited related submissions remain the property of their creator.
Infringement of Copyright
A user of Exhibited may not link, distribute or pass off any work that is not originally their own and/or is copyrighted on the game without first acquiring permission from the creator of work themselves. Exhibited by no means is to be held responsible for any content a user uploads, distributes or links to in any way but will take action to assist in these matters.
If you become aware of any material on our website that you believe infringes your or any other person's copyright, please report this by email to email@example.com.
Exhibited is a game intended for children of 13 and older, so minors under the age of 13 will need permission from a parent or guardian before they sign-up and start playing the game. Upon signup, Exhibited will ask for your date of birth to properly target your account to age-appropriate features in game. Should a user be found to have deliberately mislead Exhibited staff regarding their date of birth they will have their account banned immediately and without notice.
Exhibited stores and collects your IP address and email address; though only for account activation, retrieving lost passwords and email newsletters. If you do not wish to receive promotional emails from Exhibited you may unset this in your account settings. Email and IP addresses will not be shared with any third-party unless legal action needs to be taken, in which case Exhibited reserves the right to do so.
Users may not have more than two accounts at any one time. Should additionals be found they may be banned appropriately and warnings given to the remaining accounts. Should the offense be repeated action may be taken to permanently ban all the user's accounts.
Exhibited stresses that the sharing of accounts is forbidden due to players being "cheated out" of money by passing on their account login information to someone they thought they could trust. Any users found to be apparently sharing accounts, asking for someone else's account login information or found on another user's account may be banned without notice.
Logging into accounts that do not belong to you without permission is considered hacking and will be punishable, including but not limited to a permenant ban from the site.
The impersonation of staff members or other users upon Exhibited is strictly forbidden. Official Exhibited staff members will have a badge icon beside their player name on their farm page for identification purposes. Anyone found to be impersonating a staff member will have a warning placed on their account, followed up by further punishments if the behavior continues.
At no time will any staff member ever ask for your password. Should you receive an email or ingame message requesting your password you should report it to firstname.lastname@example.org immediately. Any users found to be requesting passwords may be banned permanently without notice.
In Game Content
Exhibited will not be held responsible for the actions of it's players, however Exhibited will assist and take action against them should any illegal activity be conducted on the site. No content of the following natures are permitted to be discussed or submitted to Exhibited: illegal, offensive, religious, political, sexist, sexual, racist, derogatory or slanderous. Also included are content relating to suicide, murder, the promotion of eating disorders, excessive discussion of sexual orientation (including bashing of orientation), terrorism, porn, blackmail, gore or hacking.
Exhibited grants a set of privileges (not rights) to each user account upon sign-up. The privileges include (though are not limited to): creation of new dinosaurs, breeding dinosaurs, battling dinosaurs, conversing with other members on the message boards, using the private messaging system, personalizing their own farm page, creating custom dinosaurs, logging on & off to their user account and so forth. Exhibited reserves the right to take away one or all of these privileges at any time without explanation. This applies to both basic and upgraded accounts.
Exhibited's users may not abuse, harass or in any other way purposely offend other users on the site. Doing so will be considered bullying and action will be taken which may include permanent banning from the site.
We provide a facility that enables users to send private messages to others, post on a public forum and use an online chatroom. Users must not use these facilities to send unsolicited, bulk or indiscriminate messages, whether or not for a commercial purposes.
Exhibited may or may not have multiple "bugs" or "glitches" at any one time. These should be reported to the administrator immediately and any items, money or scales earned from the glitch should be returned to player 1.
Exhibited is an English language site. Content written in other languages is not permitted (with the exception of poems and quotes) anywhere on the site.
Fair Usage Policy
Exhibited reserves the right to remove any account or user excessively using resources that damage gameplay for other users. This includes but is not limited to: auto-refreshing, repeatedly hitting F5 or refresh and opening hundreds of tabs at once to load several pages at the same time. All pages should be fully loaded before being refreshed.
Loss of Data
Exhibited will in no way be held responsible for any data related to your account which may be lost due to game 'bugs', malfunctions, programming errors, server problems or anything else related. This includes but is not limited to - loss of game data, account data, uploaded data or data posted on and/or via the account. Exhibited may assist in returning lost data but solely at its discretion, and is in no way expected to do so.
Advertising of other websites is allowed on Exhibited under the terms that they be posted on the appropriate board. (i.e. under the 'Other Games' category) and should not in any way slander the sites posted. In relation, in-game advertising of dinosaurs, items and all other Exhibited related features should also be posted on the related boards provided. Other game currency advertised as being for trade in the 'Currency Trading' will be seen and assumed that the poster has taken responsibility to be sure that the trading of Exhibited Dollars to the sim game currency in question is legal by said sims terms; Exhibited takes no liability should a user be posting illegally according to the related sims terms and conditions and/or game rules and the user involved accepts any consequences as a result.
Scales & Site Purchases
"Scales" are a virtual product in the permanent possession of Exhibited, and are loaned to you on purchase. At no time will a refund be issued for any reason: including, but not limited to being banned from the site. Should scales go missing from your account at any time through player scamming or otherwise Exhibited reserves the right to refund only at its own discretion, and is in no way expected or legally obliged to do so.
By purchasing Scales and Exhibited merchandise you give us permission to store basic information about the purchase including but not limited to: the PayPal transaction ID, the email address, the time and date of purchase, item bought and quantity.
When purchasing any Exhibited merchandise, including but not limited to "scales" via Paypal you agree that you are authorized to use the PayPal account you are sending the payment from. Should you be found to be sending unauthorized payments via PayPal for purchase of Exhibited merchandise, you agree to be held liable for any penalities incurred and
that all data stored on Exhibited regarding your account will be shared with PayPal, credit card companies, banks, courts, fraud agencies and the police in order to recover funds and/or pursue this further.
You agree that any PayPal dispute or chargeback initiated against Exhibited will also result in the immediate and permanent banning of your account and IP address.
In-game purchases paid for with scales or Exhibited currency are non-refundable.
Transferring & Trading of In-Game Currency
In game currency, items, dinosaurs and accounts may not be traded for real life currency neither on site or off site. They may be traded for other virtual currency in co operation with other site rules. Should a user be caught trying to sell any in game content for real life currency, whether it's in game or off game, their account may be banned without notice.
Uptime & General Usage
Exhibited reserves the right to be shut down or closed at any time, be it for a break, to clean bugs, or even a permanent closure without reason or explanation given. In no way is Exhibited expected to be kept open forever, nor to refund users who have upgraded their accounts or purchased scales. The right to change any part of the game at any time is also reserved.
Neither we nor any third parties provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information, materials and gameplay found or offered on Exhibited for any particular purpose. You acknowledge that such information, materials and content may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold Exhibited and their respective owners, employees, agents, attorneys and advertisers harmless from any liability, loss, claim or expense, including reasonable attorneys' fees, related to your use of the Site or violation of this Agreement.
Law and Jurisdiction
This disclaimer notice shall be interpreted and governed by English law, and any disputes in relation to it are subject to the jurisdiction of the courts in England and Wales.
The Terms of Service are subject to change at any time without notice or reason and Exhibited reserves the right to do so. If you do not agree with the Terms of Service, you must stop using the site immediately.