Hazardous Software Inc.
End User License Agreement
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1.1 License Grant. Hazardous Software hereby grants to you a non-exclusive license to use a single copy of the object code version of the Game for your personal, non-commercial entertainment use on one personal computer or other compatible electronic device. This license includes the current version of the Game as well as future versions of the Game that are released by Hazardous Software under the same title, which you may obtain as upgrades without additional charge. This license does not include derivative or other works distributed by Hazardous Software under different titles or with subtitles, such as expansions, sequels, or prequels related to the Game.
Further, Hazardous Software hereby grants you a non-exclusive license to use your licensed copy of the object code version of the Game together with the development tools provided by Hazardous Software (which are considered part of the Game but may be downloaded separately) for the purpose of creating a Game modification (a "Mod"). A Mod consists of items created using the development tools but does not include the object code, graphics, sound, music, documentation, or other media included with the Game as provided by Hazardous Software, and a Mod requires a copy of the Game in order to function. You may reproduce and distribute a Mod on a commercial or non-commercial basis in the form of source code, object code, art, other media, or some combination thereof solely to licensed end-users of the Game or compatible products provided by Hazardous Software. You may not use the name of the Game or any other trademark of Hazardous Software in the title of your Mod, but you may identify your Mod as compatible with the Game.
You may sell or transfer your copy of the Game to another person along with, and subject to, your rights under this EULA, only if you do not retain any copies.
1.2 Restrictions. You may not (i) decompile, disassemble or reverse engineer the Game or otherwise attempt to gain access to its source code, except to the extent that such restrictions are expressly prohibited by law; (ii) copy or offer the Game for public display except to the extent that such restrictions are expressly prohibited by law; (iii) rent, lease, loan, sublicense or distribute the Game, or offer it on a pay-per-play, coin-op or other for charge (or free) basis; (iv) use the Game in a manner that infringes the copyrights, trademarks, or other intellectual property rights of Hazardous Software or others in any way; (v) use the Game for illegal activities including, but not limited to, terrorism, libel, pedophilia, and computer trespass; (vi) modify or delete the copyright and other proprietary rights notices on or in the Game; (vii) use software, hardware, modifications to data in the Game, or any other method beyond personal knowledge or personal game-playing ability that enables you to cheat or otherwise gain an unfair advantage over other players while competing with others in playing the Game or using servers, game matching services, or other services provided by Hazardous Software.
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The Game originates in the United States and is subject to United States export laws and regulations. You may not export or re-export, in whole or in part, the Game to certain countries, persons or entities prohibited from receiving exports from the United States. Additionally, the Game may be subject to the import and export laws of other countries, and you agree that you will comply with any such foreign import and export laws, as applicable.
You agree to comply with all United States and foreign laws related to your use of the Game. This is the entire agreement between you and Hazardous Software relating to the subject matter herein and replaces any and all previous representations, agreements, understandings or communications, whether written or oral. This EULA may not be modified except in writing, signed by both parties. If a court of competent jurisdiction declares any provision of this EULA to be void or unenforceable, then such provision will be interpreted, construed or reformed to the extent reasonably required to render it valid, enforceable and consistent with the original intent underlying such provision, and such invalidity or unenforceability will not affect any other provision of this EULA. The English language version of this EULA will control its interpretation.
This EULA will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of North Carolina, USA, excluding its conflicts of law rules and specifically excluding the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods. Except by the sole discretion of Hazardous Software, the venue for any action in connection with the Game or this EULA shall lie exclusively in the state and federal courts located in Wake County, North Carolina USA and you hereby consent and submit to the personal jurisdiction of such courts.
The Game is made available to you by Hazardous Software Inc. Hazardous Software may be contacted via its website (http://hazardoussoftware.com).
Copyright © 2009 Hazardous Software Inc. All rights reserved.
Rev. Date December 29, 2009
This release features a major update to Achron's underlying Resequence engine, enabling many modding improvements. It also features some balance improvements to Achron and additional timewave and chronoenergy gameplay settings.
This release fixes numerous bugs, especially for assassin mode and single player campaigns, and also features minor balance changes to resource processing and Grekim healing.