Terms of Service
These Terms & Conditions apply to the Comic Burst website located at www.comicburst.com and all other sites, mobile sites or applications, services, applications, platforms, and tools where these Terms & Conditions appear or are linked (collectively, the "Site"). As used in these Terms & Conditions, "Comic Burst", "us" or "we" refers to Comic Burst, LLC.BY ACCESSING OR OTHERWISE USING THE SITE YOU AGREE TO THESE TERMS & CONDITIONS.
Any person, business, or other entity who interacts with the Site manually or through the use of crawlers, robots, browsers, data mining, extraction tools, or other automated tool or functionality, whether such functionality is installed or placed by such person or entity or a third party, is considered to be using the Site. If at any time you do not accept all of these Terms & Conditions, you must immediately stop using the Site. Certain areas within the Site may be governed by additional terms ("Additional Terms"). By using those areas of the Site, you agree to the Additional Terms. The Additional Terms are incorporated into these Terms & Conditions, and any reference to these Terms & Conditions includes the Additional Terms.
All content included on the Site, such as text, graphics, logos, images, audio clips, video, data, music, software, Application updates and other material (collectively "Content") is owned or licensed property of Comic Burst or its suppliers or licensors and is protected by copyright, trademark, patent or other proprietary rights. The collection, arrangement and assembly of all Content on the Site is the exclusive property of Comic Burst, LLC. and protected by U.S. and international copyright laws. Comic Burst and its suppliers and licensors expressly reserve all intellectual property rights in all Content.
Cover thumbnails are used for identification purposes only. All rights to cover images reserved by the respective copyright holders.
License & Access
Comic Burst grants you a limited license to access and make personal use of the Site and the Content for NONCOMMERCIAL PURPOSES ONLY and only to the extent such use does not violate these Terms & Conditions including, without limitation, the prohibitions listed in the "UNLAWFUL OR PROHIBITED USES" section of these Terms & Conditions. You may download, print and copy Content for personal, noncommercial purposes only, provided you do not modify or alter the Content in any way, delete or change any copyright or trademark notice, or violate these Terms & Conditions in any way. Accessing, downloading, printing, posting, storing or otherwise using the Site or any of the Content for any commercial purpose, whether on behalf of yourself or on behalf of any third party, constitutes a material breach of these Terms & Conditions. The Site is intended for use by individuals 18 years of age or older. If you are under 18, you may use this Site only with involvement of a parent or guardian. Only those 18 or older may register an account.
Unlawful or Prohibited Uses
The Site may only be used for lawful purposes in accordance with the terms of the license granted in these Terms & Conditions. As a condition of your use of this Site, you warrant to Comic Burst that you will not use the Site for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms & Conditions. Whether on behalf of yourself or on behalf of any third party, YOU MAY NOT: make any commercial use of the Site or its Content, including making any collection or use of any product listings, descriptions, prices or images; download, copy or transmit any Content for the benefit of any other merchant; use or attempt to use any engine, software, tool, agent, data or other device or mechanism (including browsers, spiders, robots, avatars or intelligent agents) to navigate or search the Site other than the search engine and search agents provided by Comic Burst or generally publicly available browsers; frame, mirror or use framing techniques on any part of the Site without Comic Burst's express prior written consent; make any use of data extraction, scraping, mining or other data gathering tools, or create a database by systematically downloading or storing Site content, or otherwise scrape, collect, store or use any Content, product listings, descriptions, prices or images, except pursuant to the limited license granted by these Terms & Conditions; use any meta tags or any other hidden text utilizing Comic Burst's name or marks; misrepresent the identity of a user, impersonate any person or entity, falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with any person or entity in connection with the Site, or express or imply that we endorse any statement you make; use a buying agent to conduct transactions on the Site; conduct fraudulent activities on the Site; violate or attempt to violate the security of the Site, including, without limitation: (i) accessing data not intended for you or logging onto a server or an account that you are not authorized to access; (ii) trying to change the behavior of the Site; (iii) attempting to probe, scan, or test the vulnerability of a system or network, or to breach security or authentication measures; (iv) attempting to interfere with service to any user, host or network, including, without limitation, via means of submitting malware to the Site, overloading, "flooding," "spamming," "mailbombing" or "crashing"; (v) forging any header or any part of the header information in any email or posting; or (vi) forging communications on behalf of the Site (impersonating the Comic Burst Site) or to the Site (impersonating another user); send unsolicited or unauthorized email on behalf of Comic Burst, including promotions and/or advertising of products or services; tamper with the Site or use or attempt to use any device, software, routine or data that interferes or attempts to interfere with the working or functionality of the Site or any activity being conducted on the Site; use the Site to defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights of others, including others’ privacy rights or rights of publicity; harvest or collect personally identifiable information about other users of the Site; restrict or inhibit any other person from using the Site (including, without limitation, by hacking or defacing any portion of the Site); use the Site to advertise or offer to sell or buy any goods or services without Comic Burst’s express prior written consent; reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or otherwise exploit for any commercial purposes any portion of, use of or access to the Site; modify, adapt, translate, reverse engineer, decompile or disassemble any portion of the Site; or remove any copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights notice from the Site or materials originating from the Site.
You may be required to register with Comic Burst in order to access certain services or areas of the Site. With respect to any such registration, we may refuse to grant to you the user name you request. Your user name and password are for your personal use only. If you use the Site, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer, and you agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password. In addition to all other rights available to Comic Burst including those set forth in these Terms & Conditions, Comic Burst reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your account, refuse service to you or cancel orders.
Modification & Termination
Comic Burst may at any time: (i) modify or discontinue any part of the Site; (ii) charge, modify or waive fees required to use the Site; or (iii) offer opportunities to some or all Site users. Comic Burst reserves the right to make changes to these Terms & Conditions at any time, and such changes will be effective immediately upon being posted on the Site. Each time you use the Site, you should review the current Terms & Conditions. You can determine when these Terms & Conditions were last revised by referring to the "LAST UPDATED" legend at the top of these Terms & Conditions. Your continued use of the Site will indicate your acceptance of the current Terms & Conditions; however, any change to these Terms & Conditions after your last usage of the Site will not be applied retroactively. Comic Burst reserves the right, without notice and at its sole discretion, to terminate your account or your use of the Site and to block or prevent future access to and use of the Site (i) if you violate any of these Terms & Conditions, (ii) for any other reason or (iii) for no reason. Upon any such termination, your right to use the Site will immediately cease.
You agree that we shall not be liable to you or any third party for any termination of your access to the Site. Upon termination, all provisions of these Terms & Conditions which are by their nature intended to survive termination, all representations and warranties, all limitations of liability and all indemnities shall survive such termination.
User Reviews, Comments & Submissions
Comic Burst welcomes your reviews, comments and other communications, photos, videos or any other content that you submit through or to the Site, or any content or information you publish through any social media and allow Comic Burst to feature, such as your name, social media handle, accompanying text and any images from your social media accounts (e.g. Twitter™, Instagram™, Pinterest™) (collectively, "User Content") as long as the User Content submitted by you complies with these Terms & Conditions as well as Comic Burst’s General Review Writing Guidelines, which are incorporated into these Terms & Conditions in their entirety. User Content will not include any photographs or images you submit as part of a Transaction (as defined below). You agree that any User Content: will be accurate; will not violate or facilitate the violation of any law or regulation; will not violate any right of a third party, including copyright, trademark, privacy or publicity rights; will not cause injury to any person or entity; and will not contain, or provide links to, obscene, profane or threatening language, malware, political campaigning, commercial solicitation, chain letters, mass mailings, any form of "spam" or any material that could be considered harmful, sexually explicit, indecent, lewd, violent, abusive or degrading. You are solely responsible for the User Content you submit, and Comic Burst assumes no liability for any User Content submitted by you. You acknowledge and agree that we reserve the right (but have no obligation) to do any or all of the following, in our sole discretion: (i) monitor User Content; (ii) alter, remove or refuse to post or allow to be posted any User Content; and/or (iii) disclose any User Content, and the circumstances surrounding its transmission, to any third party. For any User Content you submit, you grant to Comic Burst a non-exclusive, sub-licensable, fully paid-up, perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free, transferable right and license to use, display, perform, transmit, copy, modify, delete, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, sell and distribute such User Content and to incorporate the User Content into any form, medium, or technology, now known or hereafter developed, throughout the world, all without compensation to you. For this reason, do not send us any User Content that you do not wish to license to us, including any confidential information or any original creative materials such as stories, product ideas, computer code or original artwork. In addition, you grant to Comic Burst the right to include the name provided along with the User Content submitted by you; provided, however, Comic Burst shall have no obligation to include such name with such User Content. We are not responsible for the use or disclosure of any personal information that you voluntarily disclose in connection with any User Content you submit. You represent and warrant that you have all rights necessary for you to grant the licenses granted in this section. You further irrevocably waive any "moral rights" or other rights with respect to attribution of authorship or integrity of materials regarding User Content that you may have under any applicable law under any legal theory.
Content is also provided by third party visitors to the Site. Please note that Site visitors may post content that is inaccurate, misleading or deceptive. Comic Burst neither endorses nor is responsible for any opinion, advice, information or statements made by third parties. The opinions expressed by third parties reflect solely the opinions of the individuals who submitted such opinions and may not reflect the opinions of Comic Burst.
If you wish to purchase any product or service made available through the Site (each such purchase, a "Transaction"), you may be asked to supply certain information relevant to your Transaction including, without limitation, your credit card number, the expiration date of your credit card, your billing address and your shipping information. YOU REPRESENT AND WARRANT THAT YOU HAVE THE LEGAL RIGHT TO USE ANY CREDIT CARD(S) OR OTHER PAYMENT METHOD(S) UTILIZED IN CONNECTION WITH ANY TRANSACTION. By submitting such information, you grant to Comic Burst the right to provide such information to third parties for purposes of facilitating the completion of Transactions initiated by you or on your behalf. Verification of information may be required prior to the acknowledgment or completion of any Transaction.
All descriptions, images, references, features, content, specifications, products and prices of products and services described or depicted on the Site are subject to change at any time without notice. Certain weights, measures, colors, and other descriptions are approximate and are provided for convenience purposes only. Unless otherwise noted, comic conditions are an estimate of condition, not an official grade and should not be considered as such. Comics sold direcly by Comic Burst, LLC but shipping damage may occur, so conditions are not guaranteed.
The Comic Burst site may sell comics from sellers other than Comic Burst, LLC. In these cases Comic Burst, LLC makes no guarantees whatesoever in relation to merchandise. Contact Comic Burst, LLC in the case where you wish to dispute a discrepancy in the item condition, description, etc. for merchandise bought from a third party seller.
The inclusion of any products or services on the Site does not imply or warrant that these products or services will be available. It is your responsibility to ascertain and obey all applicable local, state, federal and international laws (including minimum age requirements) in regard to the receipt, possession, use and sale of any item purchased from this Site. By placing an order, you represent that the products ordered will be used only in a lawful manner. Comic Burst reserves the right, with or without prior notice, to do any one or more of the following: (i) limit the available quantity of or discontinue any product or service; (ii) impose conditions on the honoring of any coupon, coupon code, promotional code or other similar promotion; (iii) bar any user from making or completing any or all Transaction(s); and (iv) refuse to provide any user with any product or service. You agree to pay all charges that may be incurred by you or on your behalf through the Site, at the price(s) in effect when such charges are incurred including, without limitation, all shipping and handling charges. In addition, you remain responsible for any taxes that may be applicable to your Transactions.
Comic Burst or our agents may email, call, or text by telephone regarding your account or your Transactions. You agree that we may place such calls or texts using an automatic dialing/announcing device. You agree that we may make such calls or texts to a mobile telephone or other similar device. You agree that we may, for training purposes or to evaluate the quality of our service, listen to and record phone conversations you have with us.