Protochroma does not offer account registration to, and is as a whole not intended for use by, children that are under 13 years of age. If you are under 13 years of age, please discontinue your access of Protochroma immediately. Accounts that are found to be used by children under the age of 13 may be terminated with no notice.
All content and assets offered and utilised by Protochroma (such as: creatures, artwork, logos, text, website layout and code, etc.) was created and commissioned for use by Protochroma. Commercial use of any Protochroma content and assets (including old content and assets no longer actively utilised) is forbidden by anyone except for Protochroma, its Administrator (presently the copyright holder of Protochroma, Whitney Y. M.) and the person(s) involved in the creation of said content and assets. In the case of the person(s) involved in the creation of a particular instance, they are bound to whatever terms they agreed to during the creation of said instance.
Non-commercial usage of Protochroma’s content and assets (such as user-created artwork based on said content and assets) is permitted, provided that said usage clearly states and does not infringe upon Protochroma’s copyright of its content and assets.
User accounts found to be in violation of the Terms or Site Rules may be temporarily suspended, permanently terminated, or otherwise have their access to Protochroma limited in some manner. The Administrator may suspend, terminate, or limit any account for any reason and without notice.
Any exploitation of glitches, bugs, loopholes, or other unintended behaviours of Protochroma’s code or design is forbidden. Users should report any such occurrences immediately upon their discovery so that they can be fixed as soon as possible. Accounts may lose access to anything acquired as a result of an exploit or unintended behaviour.Abuse of Protochroma’s infrastructure is forbidden. Abuse of the infrastructure is defined as any actions that purposefully hinder Protochroma’s ability to function, including but not limited to the use of scripts, programs, bots, browser add-ons, and other software or methods that flood the infrastructure with an excessively large number of requests.
Using Protochroma as a means to distribute, promote, or create any sort of illegal content, actions, services, etc. is forbidden.
Protochroma’s availability cannot be guaranteed. Users should expect periodic downtime due to maintenance, data backups, and changes or additions to Protochroma’s content and assets. Protochroma is not liable for any losses or damages that occur as a result of downtime for any reason.
Users with an account have access to various methods of inputting text that is then displayed on Protochroma, which include but are not limited to: usernames, creature names, “Owner’s Notes” for creatures, and a public bio. Protochroma cannot be held accountable for the content of any user-provided text or links. Any such user-provided input that is discovered to be in violation of the Terms or Site Rules may be removed or changed at the sole discretion of the Administrator and Staff, and may also result in the suspension, termination or other form of access limitation of the offending account. Opinions expressed via these methods do not represent the opinions of Protochroma or its Administrator and Staff.
Protochroma does not verify or endorse the content of every link found on it to websites outside of its own domain. Protochroma cannot be held responsible for the content in said links. Users choose to follow said links at their own risk. The Administrator and Staff may remove any links posted on Protochroma for any reason at their sole discretion.