Privacy Policy

As a general rule Edge-Gamers.com does not collect your personal information unless you chose to provide that information to us. When you choose to provide us with your personal information, you are giving Edge-Gamers.com your permission to use that information for the stated purposes listed in this privacy policy. If you choose not to provide us with that information, it might limit the features and services that you can use on this website.

Generally, the information requested by Edge-Gamers.com will be used to provide a website feature or service to you, such as commenting, support, or providing future content better tailored to your interests. A description of Edge-Gamers.com’s intended use of that information, how that information is collected, security measures Edge-Gamers.com takes to protect that information, and how to grant or revoke consent for collection and use of that information will be fully described in this privacy policy.

Social Media and Third-party Websites

Edge-Gamers.com uses commenting and social media plug-ins and third-party websites. We use those third-party services to interact with visitors and to build our community on social media. We also use these third-party services to measure the number of visitors to our website, to interact with visitors on the site, and to make our website more useful to visitors.

In such cases, the third-party application may request an email address, username, password, internet protocol (IP) address, and geographic location for account registration or sign-in purposes. Edge-Gamers.com does not use those third-party websites or services to collect personal information from individuals. Any personal information collected by the third-party website will not be stored or transmitted by Edge-Gamers.com. Edge-Gamers.com has no control over or access to specific login information or any other sensitive personal information provided to third-party websites.

Edge-Gamers.com uses third-party analytics services (like Google Analytics) to gather information for analysis.
Google Analytics Privacy Policy: https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en&gl=us

Edge-Gamers.com uses CloudFlare as a traffic optimization and distribution service provided by CloudFlare Inc. CloudFlare filters all traffic through Edge-Gamers.com and the User’s browser, while also allowing analytical data from this Edge-Gamers.com to be collected. CloudFlare collects Cookies and various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service.
CloudFlare Inc. Privacy Policy https://www.cloudflare.com/privacypolicy/

Advertising

This type of service allows User Data to be utilized for advertising communication purposes displayed in the form of banners and other advertisements on Edge-Gamers.com, possibly based on User interests. This does not mean that all Personal Data are used for this purpose.

Some of the services listed below may use Cookies to identify Users or they may use the behavioral re-targeting technique, i.e. displaying ads tailored to the User’s interests and behavior, including those detected outside Edge-Gamers.com. For more information, please check the privacy policies of the relevant services.

pubgalaxy.com https://www.pubgalaxy.com/privacy-policy.html
rubiconproject.com/ http://rubiconproject.com/privacy/
sovrn.com/ https://www.sovrn.com/privacy-policy/
conversantmedia.com/ https://www.conversantmedia.com/legal/privacy

Cookies

Edge-Gamers.com uses cookies to provide a customized user experience on the site. A cookie is a small file that a website transfers to your computer to allow your browser to remember information about your last session on that website. Your computer only shares information in the cookie with the specific website that provided it, and no other website can request that information.

Edge-Gamers.com collects and temporarily stores certain information about your visit to help us to better align our content and the website design with your needs. The information these cookies collect includes:

1. The domain you access our website from
2. Your computer’s IP address
3. The date and time you accessed the site
4. The operating system of your computer
5. The browser you’re using to access our site
6. The Universal Resource Locators (URLs) of the pages you visit on our website
7. Your username, if you’ve logged into the site
8. The URL of site you came from, if you clicked a link there that brought you to our website

We may share this information internally with Edge-Gamers.com employees or third-party contractors as needed. This information is only used to to improve the website and enhance our visitors’ experience. Raw data logs are only retained temporarily for site management purposes.

Registration and Authentication

By registering , users allow Edge-Gamers.com to identify them and give them access to dedicated services. The user registers by filling out the registration form and providing the Personal Data directly to Edge-Gamers.com.

Personal Data collected: Date of Birth, User Name, password, email address, referer, time zone, and profile picture. This information can be viewed and edited by EdgeGamers leadership only. Edit requests can be made to Community Managers who can be found on the Roster at https://www.edge-gamers.com/leadership/ or by emailing support@edge-gamers.com.

Donating with PayPal (PayPal Inc.)

Users can donate to Edge-Gamers.com using PayPal. Log In with PayPal is a registration and authentication service provided by PayPal Inc. and is connected to the PayPal network.
PayPal collects various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service.
PayPal Privacy Policy: https://www.paypal.com/us/webapps/mpp/ua/privacy-full

Twitch.tv Authentication (Twitch Interactive, Inc.)

Users may link their TwitchTV streams to Edge-Gamers.com. Twitch.tv Authentication is a registration and authentication service provided by Twitch Interactive, Inc.
Twitch Interactive collects various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service.
Twitch.tv Privacy Policy: https://www.twitch.tv/p/legal/privacy-policy/

Protecting Your Information

Edge-Gamers.com takes the security of your personal information very seriously. We take many precautions to ensure that the information we collect is secure and inaccessible by anyone outside of our organization. These precautions include advanced access controls to limit access to that information to only internal personnel who require access to that information. We also use numerous security technologies to protect all data stored on our servers and related systems. Our security measures are regularly upgraded and tested to ensure they are effective.

We take the following specific steps to protect your information:

1. Use internal access controls so only limited personnel have access to your information.
2. Anyone with access to user information is trained on all relevant security and compliance policies.
3. Servers that store visitor information are regularly backed up to protect against loss.
4. All information is secured through modern security technologies like secure socket layer (SSL), encryption, firewalls, and secure passwords.
All access safeguards described above are in place to prevent unauthorized access by outsiders to information stored on or transmitted by our systems.
You can do the following at any time by contacting us via the email address given on our website:
1. Ask for a list of personal information we have about you, if any.
2. Request a change, correction, or deletion of your personal information.
3. Request that we avoid collecting anything in the future (opt-out).

If you do not wish to have cookies stored on your machine, you have the option to turn cookies off in your browser. However, keep in mind that turning off cookies may impact how this website functions. Disabling browser cookies will also impact how other websites you visit store browser cookies as well.

Emailing Edge-Gamers.com

Some of the services on this website allow you to send us an email. We will use the information you provide, such as email address or phone number, only to respond to your inquiry. Keep in mind that email transmissions are not encrypted by default, so we suggest you do not send sensitive information such as Social Security numbers, credit card numbers, or bank account information via such contact forms. All electronic messages received from visitors are deleted when no longer needed.

If you believe at any point that we are not following this privacy policy as stated, please contact us immediately via email (support@edge-gamers.com).