Terms of Use of Website

This website (“Website”) is operated by gumi, Inc. (”gumi”) and its representatives. The users of this Website (“Users”) may use this Website only if the Users consent to the terms of use written herein (“Terms of Use”). gumi may amend this Terms of Use without prior notice. In such case, gumi will publish the amended Terms of Use on this Website and the Users are advised to check the latest Terms of Use.

Prohibited Actions

1. The contents of this Website including, but not limited to, data such as texts, graphics, illustrates, designs of characters, music, movies, sentences and programs, (“Contents”) are for personal use only and may not be used for any other purposes (including, but not limited to, copy, misappropriation, change, upload, public transmission, distribution, license, sale, publication thereof) except when the applicable laws explicitly allows to do so or with gumi’s prior written consent.

2. The following acts are prohibited in use of this Website:

  • ・To breach or infringe property, fame, trust, privacy or any other rights or interests of gumi or any third parties;
  • ・To cause any damages or disadvantages on gumi or any third parties;
  • ・To be against public policy;
  • ・To lead or promote criminal acts;
  • ・For commercial purposes or preparation of businesses;
  • ・To use or distribute computer viruses or other harmful contents;
  • ・In violation of applicable laws;
  • ・In violation of this Terms of Use and to cause damages or inconveniences on gumi or any other third parties;
  • ・Being deemed inappropriate by gumi.

Intellectual Property Rights

The Contents are protected under copyright law, other laws and conventions of respective countries. The Contents on this Website including logos and trademarks belong to gumi and/or third-party licensors who have granted their license to gumi.


Although gumi is careful in selecting what to be in the Contents, gumi does not warrant the accuracy, usefulness, certainty, fitness for purposes of the Users, safety (functionality and /or being free from errors, computer viruses or other harmful contents) of the Contents. gumi shall not be liable for any trouble, loss or damages caused by the use or non-use of this Website. gumi may amend or update any or all part of the Contents, and may discontinue or cease the operation of this Website at any time without prior notice. gumi shall not be liable for any losses or damages caused by such discontinuation or cease of this Website for any reason.

Site Links

1.Site Links on this Website
The contents of the websites of third parties linked from this Website (“Link Sites”) are operated under the responsibilities of such third parties, and gumi has no control over such Link Sites. Link Sites shall be used in accordance with the terms of use of such Link Sites. gumi shall not be liable for any losses or damages caused by the contents of or use or non-use of the Link Sites. The existence of the Link Sites does not mean in any way gumi’s recommendation of products, services or the operators of or on the Link Sites, or existence of alliance or partnership with such Link Sites.

2.Site Links to this Website
It is free to set links on websites to this Website, in principle. However, gumi prohibits links from the websites below (including discussion boards and blogs):

  • ・To slander gumi, its officers, employees, products or services or to interfere the business of gumi;
  • ・To infringe intellectual property rights of gumi or any third parties (including, but not limited to, posting illustrates, characters, movies without appropriate consent or license, and promoting illegal copies of licensed materials);
  • ・Whose contents contains illegal information;
  • ・Being against public policies;
  • ・For commercial purposes (excluding websites which gumi explicitly allows); or
  • ・Having been integrated the Contents without prior written consent of gumi.

Governing Law and Jurisdiction

This Term of Use and the use of this Website shall be governed by and construed in accordance with Japanese law. All the disputes arising out of or in relation to this Website shall be brought exclusively to Tokyo District Court as a first trial court.

Administration of Personal Information

gumi has set its privacy policy for the importance of personal information of the Users. Please refer to the following for gumi’s privacy policy.