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Privacy Policy

Privacy policy:

DevStrike is a community-driven forum website for the naval warfare game World of Warships (WoWs) from publisher Wargaming.net. Community driven means that all staff (administrators, moderators, editors, etc) are volunteer contributors. The site aims to serve the WoWs community with a site (forum) in which to post questions about WoWs, discuss issues surrounding and related to the game and historical aspects thereof, get to know other members and share experiences with them. It is also a site that maintains reviews and various other informative articles about ships and in the game and related content.



DevStrike is committed to protecting the privacy of its users. seriously. Below, we will provide you with a description of the information we collect and how it is used, and also describe your options in controlling the data we store.   



Private information that we ask you for, and collect.

E-mail address

In-game name

In-game details (e.g. clan, game server region, number of games played, rankings)

Birth date

Hence the information we do collect and store is used to allow you to register as a member of the community, and to log in thereafter without having to provide your information again.



Automatically collected information.

In addition to the above, we also automatically collect details such as the IP address and the browser you use. This is to ensure your login functions without having to provide details at each login, and to improve your experience of the site by optimizing browser compatibility. We also use cookies, to improve site functionality. Your browser has options that allow you to disable cookies, but this may impact your experience of the site. All our cookies are considered essential to the optimal functioning of the site  - we do not use tracker cookies or advertiser cookies.



How long is your information stored?

We may store your information for a considerable amount of time; essentially, for as long as you keep an account with us.



Do we share your information with anyone?

No! We do not share your information with any other party.



We do our best to keep your information safe. We use reliable, professional hosting services for the forum and domain name hosting. However, data breaches and malicious hacker attacks do happen, and may lead to theft of the data we collect. Therefore, although we do our best to protect your data, any information you provide is at your own risk.

Of course, you can choose not to provide us with any personal data. You may also request that we delete any personal data that may have collected. However, as the sole aim of collecting this data was to optimize your user experience, you may then find that the options available to you for maximal enjoyment of the site are reduced. You may, for instance, no longer be able to post or respond to other posts.

You may contact DevStrike at if you require further information.

This Privacy Policy may be updated in the future. In this case, users will be informed of the update, and requested to read it. The latest update, which will always be posted here, is effective immediately as of posting.




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