CoolChaser Gamers Unite! Terms of Use

This privacy policy pertains to the use of all services related to NextSmallThings (a California Corporation), including the coolchaser web site at, and url website at

By using any of these web sites you are agreeing to be bound by the following terms and conditions ("Terms of Use").

Basic Terms

  1. You must be 13 years and older to use this site.
  2. You are responsible for any activity that occurs under your screen name.
  3. You are responsible for keeping your password secure.
  4. You must not abuse, harass,threaten or intimidate other users.
  5. You may not use any CoolChaser service for any illegal or unauthorized purpose. International users agree to comply with all local laws regarding online conduct and acceptable content.
  6. You are solely responsible for your conduct and any data, text, comments, information, screennames, graphics, photos, profiles, audio and video clips, links(“Content”)that you submit, post, and display on the CoolChaser service.
  7. You must not modify, adapt or hack CoolChaser or modify another website so as to falsely imply that it is associated with CoolChaser.
  8. You must not create or submit unwanted email to any CoolChaser members (“Spam”).
  9. You must not transmit any worms or viruses or any code of a destructive nature.
  10. You must not, in the use of CoolChaser, violate any laws in your jurisdiction (including but not limited to copyright laws).

While CoolChaser prohibits such conduct and content on its site, you understand and agree that CoolChaser cannot be responsible for the Content posted on its web site and you nonetheless may be exposed to such materials and that you use the CoolChaser service at your own risk.

General Conditions

  • We reserve the right to modify or terminate the CoolChaser service for any reason, without notice at any time.
  • We reserve the right to alter these Terms of Use at any time.
  • We reserve the right to refuse service to anyone for any reason at any time.
  • We may, but have no obligation to, remove Content that we determine in our sole discretion are unlawful, offensive, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene or otherwise objectionable or violates any party's intellectual property or these Terms of Use.

Copyright (What's Yours is Yours)

  • We claim no intellectual property rights over the Content you provide to any CoolChaser service. You can remove your profile at any time by deleting your account but Content that you upload may remain on the CoolChaser service.
  • You grant to NextSmallThings and its designees a perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive and royalty free license to use any ideas, expression of ideas or other materials you submit (collectively, “Materials”) to CoolChaser without restrictions of any kind and without any payment or other consideration of any kind, or permission or notification, to you or any third party. The license shall include, without limitation, the irrevocable right to reproduce, prepare derivative works, combine with other works, alter, translate, distribute copies, display, perform, license the Materials, and all rights therein, in the name of NextSmallThings, or its designees throughout the world in perpetuity in all forms of media.
  • You agree that the Materials you submit do not and will not violate the rights of any third party or any local, state, national or foreign law, including any right of publicity, right of privacy or any other proprietary right.


Except where otherwise specified, the text on CoolChaser sites is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike License 3.0 (Unported) (CC-BY-SA).

To grow the commons of free knowledge and free culture, all users editing or otherwise contributing to CoolChaser that use the CC BY-SA license agree to grant broad permissions to the general public to re-distribute and re-use their contributions freely for any purpose, including commercial use, in accordance with the CC BY-SA license. Such use is allowed where attribution is given and the same freedom to re-use and re-distribute applies to any derivative works of the contributions.

By editing or otherwise contributing to a CoolChaser that uses the CC BY-SA license, you agree to license any text you change or contribute under the CC BY-SA license.

DMCA Compliance

NextSmallThings undertakes to obey all relevant copyright and trademark laws. We will review all claims of copyright or trademark infringement received and remove content deemed to have been posted or distributed in violation of any such laws.

To file a copyright or trademark infringement notification with us, you will need to send a written communication that includes substantially the following (please consult your legal counsel or see Section 512(c)(3) of the Copyright Act to confirm these requirements):

  1. A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
  2. Identification of the copyrighted or trademarked work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works at a single online site are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at that site.
  3. Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to locate the material. Providing URLs in the body of an email is the best way to help us locate content quickly.
  4. Information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to contact the complaining party, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail address at which the complaining party may be contacted.
  5. A statement that the complaining party has a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law.
  6. A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.

Such written notice should be sent to our designated agent as follows:

Next Small Things
193 Waverley Street
Suite 6502
Palo Alto, California 94301
United States of America
Email: [email protected]

Electronic Game Card Purchase Terms and Conditions

The risk of loss and title for electronic game cards will pass to the purchaser upon electronic transmission to the purchaser or recipient, whichever is applicable. Coolchaser is not responsible if an electronic game card is lost, stolen, destroyed or used without your permission.

Gamers Unite! Coins Expiration

Coins accrued shall only be subject to expiration on the last day of the twelve (12) months after the last account earning activity in the member’s account. In cases where coins is for any reason removed from an account, as for the redemption of awards or donations or shopping returns shall not count as account activity.

Updated 12/4/2013