Terms and Conditions

I. BIN WEEVILS AND WEEVIL WORLD GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Terms and Conditions apply
For Bin Tycoon membership Terms and Conditions, please visit https://www.binweevils.com/membership/weevils/terms.

Registration:

1. If you are under 13 and register an account you are representing (i.e. making a promise) that you have consent from your parents / guardian to use Bin Weevils and Weevil World in accordance with our terms and conditions and privacy policy. We reserve the right to permanently ban/silence any account if we are not satisfied that such consent has been given.

2. If we are notified by a parent that their child has lied about their age when registering on Bin Weevils or Weevil World, we will terminate the account provided we have confirmation which satisfies us that the reporting person is indeed the parent or guardian.

3. Before registering and playing on Bin Weevils or Weevil World, you should read the Parents Page on this site.

About Bin Weevils. This web site (BinWeevils.com), related Bin Weevils merchandise and all associated activities (that is called "Bin Weevils") is an online service operated by 55 Pixels Limited.

About Weevil World. Weevil World takes the form of a website - WeevilWorld.com and a mobile game "Weevil World" available on iOS and Android platforms. These are a service operated by 55 Pixels Limited.

Follow the Rules. These terms and conditions (let's call them "Terms" for short) apply to all and any use of Bin Weevils or Weevil World and all and any postings, materials, emails and other communications made to or using it or any services run by 55 Pixels Limited ("Submissions"). If you use Bin Weevils or Weevil World, or let your kids use Bin Weevils or Weevil World, you agree to be bound by these Terms. Parents, you agree that your kids will follow the Terms too. If you -parents or kids - do not accept these Terms, you should not use Bin Weevils or Weevil World, and should not make any Submissions. Bin Weevils and Weevil World Rules ("The Rules") are provided when you access Bin Weevils and Weevil World. You read these Rules, which are guiding principles of behaviour for use of Bin Weevils and Weevil World. You must also follow these Rules, to help ensure a safe and positive experience for all on Bin Weevils and Weevil World. The Rules are a part of these Terms, but they are only a part. You can review the Bin Weevils & Weevil World Rules in the "Help" section or click here.

Ownership of Materials. 55 Pixels Limited owns all materials that appear on Bin Weevils and Weevil World, including any trademarks, trade names, slogans, logos, designs, graphics, pictures, images, text, content, images or other materials ("Content"), including all copyright, trademark, patent, moral rights, and other intellectual property rights thereto. All such rights of 55 Pixels Limited are hereby asserted and reserved, and you may not make any unauthorized use of the Content, including using Content in a way that is likely to cause confusion among consumers, using Content in a commercial manner, or otherwise infringing on Bin Weevils' or Weevil World's rights. Without limitation to the foregoing 55 Pixels Limited shall be free to use all content (including Submissions) in all media as it sees fit.

Using Bin Weevils and Weevil World When you create an account, you understand and agree that the materials are created from content provided to you by 55 Pixels Limited, and that 55 Pixels Limited continues to own that material. 55 Pixels Limited does not promise that you will always be able to access your account, your weevil, or other information on the site or app. When you use Bin Weevils or Weevil World, you must follow the Rules, including in your Submissions. The Rules are reiterated below - and expanded to give you more detail - for your reference:

  • Don't Break the Rules! If we think you have violated the Rules, these Terms, or have otherwise broken the law or behaved inappropriately, we may terminate your account. We reserve the right to monitor any and all Submissions, and reserve the right to remove, edit or to refuse to post any Submission without notice. However, Bin Weevils and Weevil World does not necessarily monitor any materials posted, transmitted, or communicated to or within the Site.
  • Be Respectful! Don't bully people, swear, or do anything inappropriate to make people feel uncomfortable. You may be joking, but people can get upset. This means that you can't put on the site anything that is mean, illegal, or might hurt someone, (we sometimes call this stuff "unlawful, harmful, tortuous, defamatory, libellous, obscene, invasive of the privacy of another person, threatening, harassing, abusive, hateful, racist, infringing, or otherwise objectionable or inappropriate"). You also can't include anything that infringes the rights of a third party, including that party's trademark, copyright, patent, trade secret or other intellectual property rights. You can't try to register as your screen name or your Weevil's name a bad word, your own name, or someone else's name. You also can't include in your Submissions viruses, malware or illegal materials. If you break this Rule, we reserve the right to take appropriate action to remove the information from Bin Weevils and Weevil World and, if necessary, to delete your account without notice.
  • Don't Give Out Information About Yourself! Never share your real name on the site or app, or anyone else's for that matter. When you pick a screen name, pick a made up name. You can't include in your Submissions anything that contains personal information about yourself or another person. When using the site, you also can't make up stuff about yourself. Only give us your real info, and don't pretend to be someone you aren't, whether it is a real person, or a person you made up.
  • No Cheating Allowed! This doesn't just mean follow the Rules and these Terms, but also to be honest and truthful. If we ask you your age, you have to tell us your real age. If we say don't do something, that means, don't! Don't try to get around the security measures that we may have in place on the site. Don't try to interfere with someone else's use of the site, or try to get or use their screen names or passwords.

Going Offsite From time to time, we may provide links to third party websites or apps. Those links are provided as a service to our users. We do not sponsor or endorse those third parties, nor do we control their activities. You should review any website terms and conditions, privacy policies, and other disclosures that those sites provide before interacting with those third parties, or providing them with information about yourself.

Personal Information. From time to time 55 Pixels Limited may ask for or you may choose to submit personal information on Bin Weevils or Weevil World. Information you submit will be used as described in our Privacy Policy

Be Careful! 55 Pixels Limited is engaged in the business of providing an entertainment and information service, and as part of its services may be transmitting, storing, retrieving, hosting, formatting, or translating third party communications, including Submissions. The views expressed in any Submission are the views of the individual contributors and not those of 55 Pixels Limited unless specified otherwise by 55 Pixels Limited. In particular but without limitation to the above 55 Pixels Limited are not responsible for and disclaims all liability in respect of any comments, views or remarks expressed in Submissions. 55 Pixels Limited gives no warranty and make no representation as to the accuracy, currency or validity of the information and material contained within the Submissions or Bin Weevils and shall not be responsible for any loss or damage caused as a result of any use of such material.

Be Responsible. You agree to indemnify and hold harmless 55 Pixels Limited against all liability it may have in respect of and arising out of your use of 55 Pixels Limited content and your Submissions.

Liability. 55 Pixels Limited provides and maintains Bin Weevils and Weevil World for personal entertainment, on an "as is" and "as available" basis. 55 Pixels Limited gives no warranty in connection with Bin Weevils and Weevil World, including that Bin Weevils and Weevil World will work for a particular purpose. 55 Pixels Limited does not promise that the site or app will always be available, or that it will work perfectly. To the maximum extent permitted by law, 55 Pixels Limited excludes liability for any loss or damage of any kind arising out of your use of Bin Weevils and Weevil World, or any information, materials or other items you obtained from us, including without limitation any direct, indirect, punitive or consequential damages whether or not such arises out of any problem you notify to 55 Pixels Limited and 55 Pixels Limited shall have no liability to pay any money by way of compensation.

Termination. 55 Pixels Limited shall be entitled to terminate this Agreement and immediately remove, cancel or suspend access to and use of Bin Weevils for any reason, including if you break the Rules or these Terms, if Bin Weevils and Weevil World is bought by another company, or for any other reason.

Questions? All questions, comments or enquiries should be directed:

  • by email to: [email protected]; or
  • by post to: Customer Service, 55 Pixels Limited, 2nd Floor, 17-18 Great Pulteney Street, London W1F 9NE, UK

Unsolicited Information. Please do not send any unsolicited ideas or suggestions relating to products, services, marketing plans, ideas for toys, games or other products, or any other suggestions, notes, ideas, inventions, drawings, designs, models, concepts, techniques or similar material and information. If we want something from you, we'll ask for it. Any such confidential or proprietary submissions that we did not specifically request will be destroyed. Any non-confidential and non-proprietary information which you may send to us will be considered as owned by 55 Pixels Limited.

Linking to Bin Weevils and Weevil World. Anyone linking to Bin Weevils and Weevil World must not imply or suggest affiliations to Bin Weevils, Weevil World or 55 Pixels Limited that do not exist, and the link may not refer to or portray to Bin Weevils, Weevil World or 55 Pixels Limited in a false, misleading, derogatory or otherwise offensive manner.

Notices. No representation or warranty is made as to whether Bin Weevils and Weevils World complies with the regulatory regime and local laws of any other countries apart from the US and UK. Any legal matters that arise will be subject to the laws and jurisdictions of the courts of England and Wales.

Miscellaneous. 55 Pixels Limited may act as principal on its own account and not as agent for you or any other person. If 55 Pixels Limited does not enforce any provision of this agreement such will not be considered a waiver of any provision or right. In the event that any part of these terms and conditions is held to be unenforceable, such part will at 55 Pixels Limited's option be construed as far as possible to reflect the parties' intentions and the remainder of the provisions will remain in full force and effect. Use of Bin Weevils and Weevil World and these terms are subject to the laws of England and Wales which shall exclusively govern the interpretation, application and effect of all the above permissions, exclusions, licenses and conditions of use and shall be construed in accordance with the laws of England and the parties submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.

Check Back for Updates. Bin Weevils and Weevil World may make alterations to the Rules or these Terms from time to time. These changes shall become effective immediately as soon as they are posted on this site.

II. BIN WEEVILS AND WEEVIL WORLD COMPETITION TERMS AND CONDITIONS

55 Pixels Limited of, 2nd Floor, 17-18 Great Pulteney Street, London W1F 9NE, UK is the promoter of the Competition (Promoter). Please read the following rules carefully. These terms and conditions apply to all Bin Weevils and Weevil World users including Bin Tycoon users. These standard competition terms and conditions ("Terms and Conditions") will apply to all of the Promoter's competitions unless otherwise stated. Depending on the nature of the competition, it may be necessary to have additional terms and conditions ("Additional Terms and Conditions"), which will take priority over these Terms and Conditions.

The Promoter shall notify the entrants of any Additional Terms and Conditions that may apply to a competition. Entrants may enter the competition by following the directions given in respect of each competition.

  1. To enter all competitions you must be aged 16 years or under.
  2. All entrants must obtain parental consent prior to entering competitions.
  3. We may require proof of eligibility which may include the entrant to submit birth certificates or other proof of eligibility.
  4. Entrants must provide the details requested by the Promoter, which may include entrant's name, date of birth, age, address (including postcode), telephone number and/or email address.
  5. The competition is entered online on the Bin Weevils site or Weevil World and nowhere else.
  6. This competition is not open to employees (or members of their immediate families) of 55 Pixels Limited.
  7. The Promoter is not responsible for any and all expenses in connection with the prize including but not limited to transportation.
  8. No purchase necessary.
  9. Only one entry per household per competition.
  10. Any personal information (entrant's name, age, address, telephone number and/or email address will be used solely in connection with this competition and will not be disclosed to any third party, except for the purpose of fulfilling the prize where applicable. Any personal information held by the Promoter in respect of the competition will be held on record for a short period for the purpose of ensuring fulfilment of the competition.
  11. The winner(s) will be selected at random by 55 Pixels Limited from correct and eligible entries. Their decision is final and no correspondence will be entered in to over this decision.
  12. If a winner has already won any prize on Bin Weevils or Weevil World within the past 3 months, then another winner will be selected.
  13. Closing Date: The closing date shall be the date and/or time given in the instructions or shown on the page for the competition, unless otherwise stated.
    We will not enter into any correspondence regarding entries received after this date. No responsibility is accepted for late or lost entries due to the internet or other. Proof of sending is not proof of receipt. 14. For question and answer based competitions, the winner will have answered the question correctly. A random selection of potential winners will be chosen and the entrants will be emailed asking for their address details and must seek parental consent before replying, from this selection, the winner(s) will be randomly selected and sent the prize stated.
    For skills based competitions, such as designing and/or story writing competitions or performing challenges or completing hunts, the winner(s) will have successfully completed the required skills based task and will be the person(s) whom the Promoter judges to have performed such task the best from all the entries received or in hunt cases, a selection of random winners who found all items will be selected and emailed asking for their address details and must seek parental consent before replying, from these, the winner(s) (as stated in the competition) will be randomly selected and sent the prize stated. The Promoter's decision is final.
  14. In the event that the Promoter cannot for any reason contact the winner within 7 days of the first draw then the promoter reserves the right to randomly draw another set of winners.
  15. If you do not claim your prize within 7 days we reserve the right to offer the prize to another successful entrant whose name is next drawn at random.
  16. You can find out who won by sending a stamped addressed envelope to 55 Pixels Limited, 2nd Floor, 17-18 Great Pulteney Street, London W1F 9NE, UK after the competition closing date.
  17. The prize and quantities are stated on the individual competitions.
  18. No part of the prize is exchangeable for cash or any other prize. However we reserve the right to award a substitute prize of equal value. No cash alternatives will be offered.
  19. By entering the competition, the winners of any prize agree to participate in such promotional activities and feature in such promotional material as Bin Weevils or Weevil World may require.
  20. If circumstances arise outside of our control we reserve the right to cancel the competition at any stage.
  21. The Promoter is committed to a strict privacy policy.
  22. This competition is being run by 55 Pixels Limited, 2nd Floor, 17-18 Great Pulteney Street, London W1F 9NE, UK (the "Promoter").
  23. These competition Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and constructed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales and the courts of England shall have exclusive jurisdiction in relation to any disputes arising.

III. ADDITIONAL TERMS

Apple and Google Additional Terms. The following additional terms and conditions apply with respect to our applications designed for use on an Apple (iOS) & Google (Android) powered mobile devices ("App"):

  1. You acknowledge that these terms of use are concluded between you and us only, and not with Apple, Inc. ("Apple") or Google ("Google"). We, and not Apple or Google, are solely responsible for our App and the services and Content available thereon.
  2. You agree that your use of our App shall be subject to the Usage Rules set forth in Apple's and Google's then-current App Store Terms of Service.
  3. The parties agree that Apple and Google shall have no obligation to provide maintenance and support services with respect to our App.
  4. To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, Apple and Google will have no warranty obligation whatsoever with respect to our App.
  5. You agree that we, and not Apple or Google, are responsible for addressing any claims by you or any third party relating to our App or your possession and/or use of our App, including, but not limited to: (i) product liability claims; (ii) any claim that the App fails to conform to any applicable legal or regulatory requirement; and (iii) claims arising under consumer protection or similar legislation.
  6. You agree that we, and not Apple or Google, shall be responsible for the investigation, defence, settlement and discharge of any third party intellectual property infringement claim related to our App or your possession and use of our App.
  7. You agree to comply with all applicable third party terms of agreement when using our App (e.g., you must not be in violation of your wireless data service terms of agreement when using the App).
  8. The parties agree that Apple, Google their subsidiaries are third party beneficiaries to the terms of use applicable to our App. Upon your acceptance of the terms of use, Apple and Google will have the right (and will be deemed to have accepted the right) to enforce the terms of use against you as a third party beneficiary thereof.
  9. Refunds:All sales are final. No refunds will be given for in App Purchases except in the event of a system error.
  10. Unauthorised Purchases:In the instance of unauthorised charges, refund requests that are received within thirty (30) days of the initial purchase are eligible for a full refund, provided the Weevil World player account has logged in and played three or fewer times. No unauthorised purchase refunds will be given after thirty days from the date of purchase, or if the player account has four or more plays.
    In the case of a game account that reports an unauthorised purchase and receives a refund, the account will then be permanently banned from accessing the app as a security measure.
  11. iTunes App Store Purchases:We are not able to refund transactions made through the iTunes (Apple) store. All transactions are processed by Apple. Customers will need to contact iTunes directly fora any and all refund requests. Please see the iTunes Store Terms of Service for more information here.
  12. Google Play Purchases: Google Play's refund policy can be found here
  13. Refunds:All sales are final. No refunds will be given for in App Purchases except in the event of a system error.
  14. Banned accounts:Weevil World accounts that have received a permanent banned account for violating the Weevil World rules will NOT be eligible for any refunds.
  15. Questions, complaints and claims with respect to our App should be directed to:

55 Pixels Limited,
Attention: Mobile Apps,
2nd Floor,
17-18 Great Pulteney Street,
London W1F 9NE,
United Kingdom

You may also email us at [email protected].
(If you are not 18 years of age or older, you should get your parent or guardian's permission to contact us.)
Please be assured that any personal information that you provide in communications to the above email and postal mail addresses will only be used for purposes of a response, and will not be used to send you promotional materials, unless you so request.