Terms & Conditions
This page states the terms and conditions under which you may use the website www.fanboy.co.za (further referred to as Fanboy) all related apps and services. Fanboy is owned and operated by Ava Bot (Pty) Limited, registration number: 2017/283879/07.
The terms “you” and “user” as used herein refer to all individuals and/or entities accessing the website.
The term “website”” as used herein refers to www.fanboy.co.za.
By using the website, you are indicating your acceptance to be bound by these terms and conditions. The website may revise these terms and conditions at any time by updating this page. You should visit this page periodically to review the terms and conditions, to which you are bound.
You agree to access and use this site entirely at your own risk. Please read the exclusion of liability clauses below.
Fanboy reserves the right to ban, suspend or take legal action against any user who breaches the terms and conditions of the site or Fanboys reasonable use principles.
Choice of Law and Disputes
This website is owned and operated within the Republic of South Africa. Therefore, these terms and conditions are governed by the laws of the Republic of South Africa.
All disputes in terms of this agreement or relating to the use or inability to use this web site shall be settled by arbitration conducted in English in terms of the rules of the South African Arbitration Foundation. Such arbitration shall be held in Johannesburg.
Accuracy of Information
While every effort is made to ensure that the information provided on this website is current and accurate, you should not assume that this is always the case and should consult other sources before making any decision to act on this information.
Users may not use the website in order to transmit, distribute, store or destroy material:
in violation of any applicable law or regulation;
in a manner that will infringe the copyright, trademark, trade secret or other intellectual property rights of others or violate the privacy, publicity or other personal rights of others;
that is defamatory, obscene, threatening, abusive or hateful.
The following is prohibited with respect to the website:
Using any robot, spider, other automatic device or manual process to monitor or copy any part of the website;
Using any device, software or routine or the like to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the website.
Taking any action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on the website infrastructure;
Copying, reproducing, altering, modifying, creating derivative works, or publicly displaying any content from the website without Fanboy’s prior written permission;
Reverse assembling or otherwise attempting to discover any source code relating to the website or any tool therein, except to the extent that such activity is expressly permitted by applicable law notwithstanding this limitation; and
Attempting to access any area of the website to which access is not authorized.
Copyright and Intellectual Property Rights
All content, trademarks and data on this website, including but not limited to, software, databases, text, graphics, icons, hyperlinks, private information, and designs are the property of or licensed to the website.
Users of this website are not granted a licence or any other right including without limitation under Copyright, Trade Mark, Patent or Intellectual Property Rights in/or to the content.
We respect the privacy of all visitors to this site. You may use this site without providing any personal information. However, while using this website, information about you may be either collected by us or provided by you. Such information will become the property of Fanboy.
Fanboy may use this information to provide you with information regarding our products, services, or events from time-to-time.
Fanboy makes use of first-party and third-party cookies and similar technologies to deliver measurement services and targeted advertising to visitors. Cookies may include Google Analytics cookies and other cookies.
For detail regarding the information Google collects and how it is used to deliver targeted advertising please visit https://policies.google.com/technologies/ads
Fanboy is not responsible for and gives no warranties or makes any representations in respect of the privacy policies or practices of linked or any third party or advertised web sites.
Fanboy may at its discretion and from time to time disclose your personal information gathered through the site to selected partners for the purposes of marketing, consent for which is given by you utilising the site.
Users are prohibited from violating or attempting to violate the security of the Website, including, but without limitation:
accessing data not intended for such user or logging into a server or account which the user is not authorized to access;
attempting to probe, scan or test the vulnerability of a system or network or to breach security or authentication measures without proper authorization;
attempting to interfere with service to any user, host or network, including, without limitation, via means of submitting a virus to the website, overloading, “flooding”, “spamming”, “mail bombing” or “crashing”;
sending unsolicited email or messages, including promotions and/or advertising of products or services;
forging any TCP/IP packet header or any part of the header information in any email or newsgroup posting;
deleting or revising any material posted by any other person or entity;
using any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of this website or any activity being conducted on this site.
Violations of system or network security may result in civil or criminal liability. Fanboy will investigate occurrences, which may involve such violations and may involve, and cooperate with, law enforcement authorities in prosecuting users who are involved in such violations.
The website carries console game related advertisements, news, reviews and other content independently published by third parties on the website as well as from other third party sources.
Fanboy shall not be responsible for any user entering into agreements or making decision whatever nature in connection with the posting of ads, ad information, personal information, use of the website contents and/or any other information obtained on the website.
Whilst Fanboy has taken reasonable measures to ensure the integrity of the website and its contents, no warranty, whether express or implied, is given that the website will operate error-free or that any files, downloads or applications available via the website are free of viruses, trojans, bombs, time-locks or any other data, code or harmful mechanisms which has the ability to corrupt or affect the operation of your system.
In no event shall Fanboy, and/or any third party contributors of material to the website be liable for any costs, expenses, losses and damages of any nature (whether direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special or consequential) arising out of or in any way connected with your use of the website, your inability to use the website and/or the operational failure of the website, and whether or not such costs, expenses, losses and damages are based on contract, delict, strict liability or otherwise.
Insofar as the website contains links to any other internet websites, you acknowledge and agree that Fanboy does not have control over any such website and Fanboy shall therefore not be liable in any way for the contents of any such linked website, nor for any costs, expenses, losses or damages of any nature whatsoever arising from your access and/or use of any such website.
These Terms & Conditions constitute the entire agreement between Fanboy and you. Any failure by Fanboy to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms & Conditions shall in no way constitute a waiver of such right or provision.
In the event that any term or condition is not fully enforceable or valid for any reason, such term(s) or condition(s) shall be severable from the remaining terms and conditions. The remaining terms and conditions shall not be affected by such unenforceability or invalidity and shall remain enforceable and applicable.
Exclusion of Liability
You expressly agree that the use of this website is entirely at your own risk. The website and all its contents are provided on an “as is” basis, and Fanboy makes no representations or warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, to the accuracy of the contents of the website. Fanboy does not warrant that the website’s functions will be uninterrupted or error-free, or that the site or its server is free from viruses or other harmful components.
Fanboy, its owners, directors, employees, officials, suppliers, agents and/or representatives shall not be liable for any loss or damage, whether direct, indirect or consequential, or any expense of any nature whatsoever, which may be suffered by the user, which arises directly or indirectly from reliance of the website and/or its content.
Fanboy, its agents or suppliers shall not be responsible for any direct or indirect special consequential or other damage of any kind whatsoever suffered or incurred by you related to your use of, or your inability to access or use, the content or the website or any functionality of the website or of any linked website, even where Fanboy is expressly advised thereof.
You will indemnify Fanboy, its owners, Avabot (Pty) Ltd, directors, employees, officials, agents, suppliers or representatives, and keep them fully indemnified, from and against any loss or damage suffered or liability incurred in respect of any party, which arises from your use of this website.
By entering a Fanboy competition, you agree to be bound by the Fanboy terms and conditions.
A random draw will be done to on the day after the competition closes.
Prizes will be delivered to the winner at no cost.
Where possible, Xbox One or PlayStation 4 versions are available depending on the winners console.
Prizes cannot be exchanged for cash
This competition is only available to people living or working in South Africa
The Fanboy judge's decision is final.