Effective date: October 14, 2020
Latest updated: November 18, 2020
HyperMahou Network ("HyperMahou", "HyperMahou Network", "we", "us", or "our") recognizes the importance of protecting the privacy of all information provided by users of our web
services. We created the following policy guidelines with a fundamental respect for our users' right to privacy.
HyperMahou Network operates Magical Girl Forum (https://magicalgirlforum.com/), and some websites part of HyperMahou Network — collectively, the "Services".
This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of personal data when you use our Services and the choices you have associated with that data. We use your data to provide and improve our Services. By using any of our Services, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy.
HyperMahou Network collects information about users when they create an account on our Services and during their participation in certain activities, such as contests and newsletters. When users request pages from our web server, our server automatically collects some information about the users, including their IP addresses. These addresses are used by computers on the network to send the requested pages to users.
While using our Services, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you ("Personal Data"). Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to:
We may use your Personal Data to contact you with newsletters, marketing or promotional materials, and other information that may be of interest to you. You may opt-out of receiving any, or all, of these communications from us by following the unsubscribe link or instructions provided in any email we send.
We may also collect information on how our Services are accessed and used ("Usage Data"). This Usage Data may include information such as your computer's Internet Protocol address (e.g. IP address), browser type, browser version, the pages of our Services that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.
Cookies are files with a small amount of data which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a website and stored on your device. Other tracking technologies are also used such as beacons, tags and scripts to collect and track information and to improve and analyse our Service.
You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Service.
Examples of Cookies we use:
We do not currently support Do Not Track ("DNT"), Do Not Track is a preference you can set in your web browser to inform websites that you do not want to be tracked. You can enable or disable Do Not Track by visiting the Preferences or Settings page of your web browser.
HyperMahou Network uses the collected data for various purposes:
depends on the Personal Data we collect and the specific context in which we collect it.
HyperMahou Network may process your Personal Data because:
Personal Data to the extent necessary to comply with our legal obligations (for example, if we are required to retain your data to comply with applicable laws),
resolve disputes, and enforce our legal agreements and policies.
HyperMahou Network will also retain Usage Data for internal analysis purposes. Usage Data is generally retained for a shorter period of time, except when this data is used to strengthen the security or to improve the functionality of our Services, or we are legally obligated to retain this data for longer time periods.
Your information, including Personal Data, may be transferred to – and maintained on – computers located outside of your state, province, country or other governmental
jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ from those of your jurisdiction.
Under certain circumstances, HyperMahou Network may be required to disclose your Personal Data if required to do so by law or in response to valid requests by public authorities (e.g. a court or a government agency).
HyperMahou Network may disclose your Personal Data in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:
HyperMahou Network uses reasonable precautions to keep the personal information disclosed to us secure and to disclose such information only to responsible third parties after permission from the user. The security of your data is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
If you are a resident of the European Economic Area (EEA), you have certain data protection rights. HyperMahou Network aims to take reasonable steps to allow you to correct, amend, delete, or limit the use of your Personal Data. If you wish to be informed what Personal Data we hold about you and if you want it to be removed from our systems, please contact us. In certain circumstances, you have the following data protection rights:
Please note that we may ask you to verify your identity before responding to such requests.
You have the right to complain to a Data Protection Authority about our collection and use of your Personal Data. For more information, please contact your local data protection authority in the European Economic Area (EEA).
We may employ third-party companies and individuals to facilitate our Services ("Service Providers"), to provide our Services on our behalf, to perform Service-related services, or to assist us in analyzing how our Services are used. These third-parties have access to your Personal Data only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.
We may use third-party Service Providers to monitor and analyze the use of our Services.
The collection, use, and disclosure of personal data when you use social media channels associated with HyperMahou Network and our Services, including but not limited to Discord servers, Facebook pages, Twitter accounts, YouTube channels, and Twitch channels are subject to the privacy policies of those respective platforms. HyperMahou Network is not responsible for the privacy policies of third-party Service Providers.
By entering contests hosted through any of our Services, users consent to the use of their name or pseudonym in the announcement of the winners on the Service website, and use of their name and likeness for advertising and/or promotional/marketing purposes. Users' contact information may also be used by us to notify users they have won and to confirm their mailing address.
Our Site and Services are not addressed to anyone under the age of 13 (“Children”).
We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 13. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has provided us with Personal Data, please contact us. If we become aware that we have collected Personal Data from children without verification of parental consent, we take steps to remove that information from our servers.