We think it's great that you want to create fan content with our game material. The enthusiasm for our games from players like you is what makes our fan community so special.
However, please adhere to the following guideline when using our game material.
What game material can I use?
You may use the content of our games that you can experience while playing our games, including but not limited to the graphics of our games, the texts and the soundtrack, as set forth herein.
You may not use any other content of InnoGames, such as the source code, the program logic, the advertising material, or any other content of our games that we do not expressly refer to here.
What can I do with game material?
It's okay for us if you create the following fan content with our game material, namely
as long as our game material is used by you to describe or rate our games.
You can publish the fan content you create on video/streaming services (especially Twitch, YouTube, or others).
It is also okay for us if you want to use graphics of our games as a
as long as you credit InnoGames as the source of any graphics you use.Please note: The above use of our game material must always be non-commercial.
What does non-commercial mean?
Your use of our Game Materials is non-commercial if you use our Game Materials as a private individual for your personal use and you do not make any money or receive any other financial benefit from such use. Also, you may not use our Game Materials to promote any product or service (yours or any third party's).
However, monetizing your fan content by placing ads on video/streaming services (e.g. on Twitch or YouTube) is fine. Publishing on video/streaming services with a so-called "premium" service that provides fast video access without advertising in addition to a "free" viewing method, or collecting voluntary contributions from viewers, e.g. via SuperChat on YouTube or Bits on Twitch, is also fine.
Companies should contact the following address with licensing inquiries: firstname.lastname@example.org.
What else do I need to consider when using game material?
When using our game material, you also need to observe the following:
We will determine whether your Fan Content meets these guidelines.
This Guideline expressly does not constitute, and should not be deemed to constitute, any permission, approval, authorization, license or equivalent legal act. We expressly reserve all rights in our content - including our Game Material - including, without limitation, the right to object to the use of Game Material and to require third parties hosting such content to remove it. We reserve the right to take legal action against any use of our Game Materials that we deem to be infringing without giving any reason.