privacy agreement

Privacy Policy
We respect the privacy of online visitors .we recognizes the importance of protecting information collected from users and has adopted this privacy policy to inform users about how we gathers, stores, and uses information derived from their use of our online sites.
This policy is current as of its last revision date. However, please note that this policy may be amended from time to time to reflect changes and additions to the privacy policy. Please check back for the most current version before relying on any of the provisions in this privacy policy.

Collection of Information

By using our online sites, products, and services, users agree we collect and process the personally identifiable information they provide by creating a account. We will not share any personally identifiable information with other parties except as described in this policy. We also process anonymous data, aggregated or not, in order to analyze and produce statistics related to the habits, usage patterns, and demographics of users as a group or as individuals. Such anonymous data does not allow the identification of the users to which it relates. Valve may share anonymous data, aggregated or not, with third parties.

Personally Identifiable Information

"Personally identifiable information" is information that can be used to uniquely identify a user such as name, address or credit card number. If you are an EU user, "personally identifiable information" means "personal data" within the meaning of article 2 a) of the Directive 95/46 of 24 October 1995. You may be asked to provide personally identifiable information during the sign in process, and then in connection with the use of our products, services and online sites. While we collects personally identifiable information on a voluntary basis, for certain products and services our collection of personally identifiable information may be a requirement for access to the product or service or to process a user’s order.

Use of personally identifiable information

Personally identifiable information is used internally by us to deliver, develop and improve products, content and services, to which users have subscribed, and to answer users’ requests. In addition, we may allow third parties performing services under contract with us, such as order or payment processors, to access and use personally identifiable information, but only to the extent necessary to provide those services.
We may use personally identifiable information provided by users to send them information about us, including news about product updates, contests, events, and other promotional materials, but only if the users agree to receive such communications. We will not share any personally identifiable information with third parties for marketing purposes without your consent.
When you create an account, we collects a user's email address and username, and at the user's option, first and last name. Depending on their settings, users agree that some of this information may be searchable and available to other users. We has no obligation to keep private personally identifiable information that a user makes available to other users.
External websites and companies with links to and from our online sites and products may collect personally identifiable information about users when users visit their websites. Third party publishers may also collect personally identifiable information as a requirement of accessing their games or content. Our privacy policy does not extend to external websites and companies or third party publishers with links to or from our products and online websites or who collect personally identifiable information. Please refer directly to these companies and websites regarding their privacy policies.
We may release personally identifiable information to comply with court orders or laws that require us to disclose such information. In the event of a reorganization, sale or merger we may transfer personally identifiable information to the relevant third party with the user’s consent if required by law.

Cookies and Other Information on a User's Machine

Our products, services and sites may employ cookies and other technologies. Cookies are bits of electronic information that can be transferred to a user's hard drive to customize a person's use of a product or online site, keep records of a user's access to an online site or product, or store information needed by the user on a regular basis. Use of cookies is typically associated with websites. For example, when you sign in to Steam, we store your user id and a combination of your IP address and time of login as a cookie on your hard drive. This cookie allows you to move from page to page without having to sign in again on each page. Similarly, if you enter information during your session, such as age verification data, this will be stored as a cookie and you will not have to re-enter such information during that session. We may also use third party web site analytic tools that employ cookies to collect certain non-personally identifiable information concerning use of our websites, such as referring web site addresses, page views and browser types. However, users can disable cookies by changing their browser settings.
We also store on a user’s hard drive a unique authorization key or CD-Key that is either entered by the user or downloaded automatically during product registration. This authorization key is used to identify a user as valid and allow access to our products and services. This key is necessary for us to supply any products and services subscribed by users.

Chat Forums, Etc.

Our products or services may provide chat, forums, bulletin boards, or instant messaging tools to users. Any information that is disclosed in chat, forums or bulletin boards should be considered public information, and users who message one another may not know each other personally. We have no obligation to keep private personally identifiable information that a user makes available to other users or the public using these functions. Users should exercise caution when deciding to disclose personal information in public forums. Users should also be aware that game play information disclosed during multiplayer game play (e.g. player name and current player statistics) is public information and may be displayed to other users.


We give users the option to receive promotional email communications. Users may opt out of these communications.

Storage and Security of Personally Identifiable Information

We has taken reasonable steps to protect the information users share with us, including, but not limited to, setup of processes, equipment and software to avoid unauthorized access or disclosure of this information.

Corrections, Updates and Removal of Personally Identifiable Information

If you are concerned about the accuracy of personally identifiable information maintained by us or wish to review, access, amend or correct it, or would like your personally identifiable information removed from our records or otherwise deactivated, please contact us here. We may decline requests that are unreasonably repetitive, require disproportionate technical effort, jeopardize the privacy of others, or are extremely impractical.

Revision Date: September 20th, 2017