Terms & Conditions
section i: introduction
By accessing and/or using Elite Equestrian (referred to below as: "we", "site", "game", and "EE"), you (referred to below as: "player", "member", and "user") agree to be bound by the
following Terms and Conditions ("Terms") as well as the additional rules of the site. If you do not accept any of the below Terms, cease use of the site immediately. Players found to be
in violation of the below Terms will be subject to disciplinary action, including but not limited to: in-game currency fines, loss of raises privileges, and a permanent ban from Elite Equestrian.
We reserve the right to alter, modify, add to, or otherwise change the Terms and Conditions at anytime. Modifications to the Terms are effective immediately upon update; all users are bound to the updated Terms by continuing to use the site, regardless of if they have been notified of the update. In addition, all users of Elite Equestrian are bound to site Rules (located here). We reserve the right to alter, modify, add to, or otherwise change the Rules at anytime. Modifications to the Rules are effective immediately upon update; all users are bound to the updated Rules by continuing to use the site, regardless of if they have been notified of the update.
Finally, we reserve the right to alter, modify, add to, or otherwise change any part of Elite Equestrian at any given time without notice. Any fee, price, or privilege may be changed; this includes, but is not limited to: updates to any part of the game, point earning systems, the maxium limit of horses or characters, amount of in-game currency received from any activity, the cost of EEVs, and the cost of in-game items. The site is under no obligation to compensate and/or refund players after site updates.
section ii: account creation & ownership
You must be at least 13 years of age to register an account on Elite Equestrian.
We will never knowingly or purposefully collect the personal information of a child under the age of 13.
If we become aware that a player is under the age of 13, they will be removed from the site and their account will be banned and/or deleted immediately.
Each member is permitted access to one (1) account. Elite Equestrian currently does not limit the number of companies, characters, or horses that each account can have. For this reason, users are only allowed to have one (1) account at any given time. Those who have had their account banned are not permitted to create a new account.
At no time are members permitted to share their account. The site is not responsible for items, currency, horses, or other assets lost as a result of account sharing. This includes sharing account details with other members, a sbiling, child, parent, friend, etc. If users choose to share their personal information, Elite Equestrian is not responsible for any consequences faced by either party. Personal information includes, but is not limited to: login names, passwords, email addresses, home and/or work addresses, phone numbers, social security numbers, and credit/debit card numbers. You are responsible for the actions of your account, regardless of who accesses it. If your account breaks the rules, you are responsible. Should you believe someone is accessing your account, change your password immediately and notify a moderator.
section iii: account restrictions
No in-game assets may be bought or sold by members on or off the game for any real life currency (USD, EUR, GBP, etc.) or any other currency on another site. In-game assets
include, but are not limited to: accounts, horses, items, in-game dollars, EEVs, characters, and companies. Artwork may not be sold for real-life currencies on Elite Equestrian. If you would
like to commission artwork for real-life money, you may not do so on this website.
Cheating of any kind is prohibited. Cheating includes, but is not limited to: creating additional accounts, using scripts or off-site programs to access/use/manipulate the game, or using any other method to gain an advantage in the game. Additionally, it is prohibited to use and share scripts which allow access to restricted parts of the site.
section iv: member etiquette
Elite Equestrian is dedicated to fostering a warm, welcoming community. There is a low tolerance for rudeness and bullying on the site. If you are faced with a situation
that makes you feel uncomfortable, please take a screenshot and report it immediately.
We have a zero tolerance policy in regards to name calling, accusations, fighting, harassment,
begging, spamming, and flooding the forums.
However, Elite Equestrian is not responsible for any emotional distress caused by content on or used by the site; our staff does their best to keep the site appropriate, but cannot guarantee the
site will be completely free of offensive content.
Users must accept full responsibility and liability for anything they choose to display within the website.
Any words and/or phrases which are discriminatory in nature or intention are not allowed. This includes, but is not limited to, any words, images, or other media
that is racist, sexist, homophobic or otherwise non-inclusive.
In the event that you discover a bug, glitch, or loophole in Elite Equestrian, you must report it immediately. Abuse of bugs, glitches, or loopholes will result in an immediate and permanent ban. It is a community effort to make EE a successful game, and abusing the process is unacceptable. Non-staff members may not impersonate staff or act in a mini-mod manner. Moderators and administrators are the only players permitted to discipline players.
Elite Equestrian is an English-speaking site, all players are expected to speak in English. Please refrain from using other languages while communicating on the site.
section v: disclaimers, copyright, and reserved rights
EE can be played for free by all users, but does have a currency that can be purchased with real-life money.
Any purchase of Elite Equestrian Vouchers ("EEVs") must be done with USD through PayPal with an account or card you have permission to use.
All purchases are voluntary and non-refundable. EE does not charge players for anything without their knowledge.
If you believe you were charged by EE without
your knowledge, please contact us immediately. In the event that the payment is reversed, the EEVs will be deducted from the account.
In the event that a player buys EEVs and knowingly reverses the payment in order to receive free currency, the player will be permanently banned from the site.
Any member who attempts a PayPal chargeback will be permanently banned from the site.
If you placed an order but did not receive your items, please contact the staff immediately. They will look into the matter and award you the appropriate amount of vouchers.
Please note that areas within the site that contain user content such as profiles, character pages, horse pages, companies, forums, messages, and more do not necessarily reflect the views and/or opinions of Elite Equestrian. We respectfully reserve the right to edit or delete content violating our Terms. Reason to delete content include, but are not limited to: copyright violation, harassment, violent, threatening, obscene, and/or explicit language or content, or any form of sexual content (express or implied), all illegal material, and especially content that is damaging to Elite Equestrian. EE is not responsible or liable for any user content on the site.
Elite Equestrian is responsible for the copyright of the game including all content (written content, artwork, programming, coding, etc). Original artists maintain credit for their work. Usage of any content from the site is prohibited anywhere but the site itself without written permission. EE reserves the right to shut down at any time for any reason, with or without notice. At no point is the site under an obligation to compensate members for purchases or time on the site.
section vi: copyright infringement
You must always credit the artist of any work or images you post. If you do not credit the artist, the image will be removed immediately. Repeated offenses will be punishable by the staff. Elite Equestrian may not be held responsible for user content that infringes copyrights. We will, however, attempt to aid any party contacting us with concerns about copyright infringement on the site.
section i: introduction
Elite Equestrian collects an e-mail address upon registration. The e-mail address is used to verify the user of the account and to send out any game-related information, such as password
for that information, report it to the administrator immediately.