Sony Interactive Entertainment Europe Limited wants your experience of our online games and services ("Services") to be an enjoyable and pleasant one. To ensure you and other users get the best out of the experience you must abide by the following Supplemental Terms which apply in addition to and form part of the Terms of Service and User Agreement for Sony Entertainment Network ("SEN") which you have entered into with Sony Network Entertainment Europe Limited and which can be found at eu.playstation.com/legal.
1. Age Rating
If this Service displays an age rating online or on any associated packaging, it will contain content that is unsuitable for anyone below that age rating. We advise anyone younger than this age not to access the Service.
3. Online Stores
Whilst using this Service online, you may have the opportunity to purchase items from the online store, using your SEN wallet. All purchases are made from Sony Network Entertainment Europe Limited and are subject to the SEN Terms of Service. Please check usage rights and age ratings for each purchase as these may differ from item to item. Stores may not be available in some countries and some languages.
4. Community Tools
4.1 This Service may include community tools, such as the ability to communicate with other users and to post pictures, photographs, videos and other materials and information in community areas and third party social networking services ("SNS") such as Facebook and Twitter ("User Material"). When using these tools, you must comply with the SEN Terms of Service. In particular, do not use offensive or vulgar language, images, or sounds in any forum, profile, publicly viewable area or communication to other users. This includes speech that is racially, ethnically, or religiously offensive, defamation, threats, bullying and stalking. Also, do not use the community tools to access, use or distribute any content or material that you know or should have known to be infringing or pirated, to abuse or harass other users, or to conduct any activities that violate any applicable laws.
4.2 As provided in the SEN Terms of Service, User Material created by you will belong to you, although any content provided by us or our affiliated companies will still belong to us, our affiliated companies and/or our licensors, as appropriate. You authorise us, our affiliated companies and other PSN users, to use, distribute, copy, modify, display, and publish your User Material and Online ID throughout PSN and other associated services, including websites related to the Service in which you upload the User Material. You also authorise us and our affiliated companies, without payment to you, to license, sell and otherwise commercially exploit your User Material (for example, selling subscriptions to access User Material and/or receiving advertising revenue related to User Material), and to use your User Material in the promotion of PlayStation® products and services. You must not commercially exploit User Material without our consent. You waive any moral rights you may have in your User Material. By posting User Material you represent and warrant that you have all rights necessary to post such User Material and to grant the rights set out in this paragraph.
4.3 We cannot monitor the whole of this Service and make no commitment to do so. However, we reserve the right in our sole discretion to monitor and record your online activity and communication throughout this Service and to remove any content from the Service at our sole discretion, without further notice to you. Any information collected in this way, including the content of your voice and text communications, the time and location of your activities, and your Online ID and IP address, may be used by us or our affiliated companies to enforce these Supplemental Terms or the SEN Terms of Service, to comply with the law and to protect our rights and those of our licensors and users, and the personal safety of our employees and users. This information may be passed to the police or other appropriate authorities. By accepting these Supplemental Terms, you expressly consent to this.
4.4 We accept no liability to you for the activity of other users in community areas and no liability to others for your activity. If you experience any unacceptable or inappropriate behaviour whilst online or wish to report any other breach of the SEN Terms of Service (including these Supplemental Terms), please let us know by using the integrated grief reporting facility or at http://ps3reporting.com.
5. End of Service
5.1 If we need to turn off online support for this Service, we will endeavor to announce the removal with at least 90 days' notice via our game forums and at eu.playstation.com/gameservers