Terms of Service

Hegemon Owner posted Jan 12, 16

Last Updated: 30/07/2016

  1. Applicability of Terms

By accessing or using any services provided by Hegemony you agree to adhere to and be bound by the following Terms and Conditions. If you do not agree with any part of the Terms and Conditions please refrain from using or accessing any of the services provided by Hegemony™.

If you are unclear about any part of this agreement please contact us at  with your query and do not use or access any of our services until you are confident that you can accept this agreement in full.

  1. Definitions

1.1 Services: Includes the Hegemony Website, Forums and the Minecraft Server Hegemony.

1.2 Account: Includes your Enjin and Minecraft Account with which you use to access our services and also includes your Server Character Data File.

1.3 User Content: Any user generated content through the use of services provided by Hegemony™ and includes such things as forum posts, in-game creations and character data files.

1.4 Server Content: Any server generated content which includes but is not limited to: trademarks, game-world, concepts, skins, schematics, configurations, data files, quest designs, NPCs, dialogue, website design, and server made custom plugins, documents, protocols any other content created by Hegemony developers.

1.5 Subscriber: Any users who have any ongoing subscriptions from the server Webstore.

1.6 In-game Assets: Includes but is not limited to: in-game currency, in-game constructions, Webstore purchases, character data files and any other entities generated through the use of services provided by Hegemony.

  1. Account Terms

You are responsible for keeping your own account details safe and we highly advise against the sharing of your account or the disclosing of your password to someone else. We do not recognize multiple account users, therefore you are responsible for the activities of all persons who use your account to gain access to services provided by Hegemony. To help ensure the safety of your account you must keep your computer free of malware and other viruses that could compromise the safety of your account.

If you have reason to believe that your account has been compromised, stolen or gained access to, contact us immediately for a data preservation / recovery request.

  1. Safety and Abuse

We have no obligation to (but do) monitor user content. You should be aware however that we are unable to monitor all user content nor stop inappropriate content from being posted. You should not assume a person is who they claim to be and in your own interests of privacy keep all personal details confidential.

We cannot guarantee that all users will comply with our rules so if you are the victim of harassment or other inappropriate behaviour, report the abuse to any staff who will forward it onto higher administration for appropriate actions. We advise you to seek external help such as counsellors and parents if you are the victim of inappropriate behaviour and law enforcement agencies if it is sustained harassment and abuse outside of the server.

If you are party to inappropriate or illegal behaviour or encouragement of such behaviour which includes but is not limited to creation and sharing of objectionable material when underage, cyberbullying, harassment or other we reserve the right to terminate service and if you are a legal minor, we reserve the right to contact your legal guardians regarding these actions.

      5. Intellectual Property Rights

Hegemony reserves all copyright and intellectual property rights to our server content under the New Zealand Copyright Act (1994). You must not reverse-engineer, decompile, replicate or duplicate any server content in any way without express permission from Hegemony. You must not use third party programmes to acquire skins, worlds, schematics and other configuration data from Hegemony. Server content are protected by our copyright and intellectual property rights and it is illegal to use Hegemony's Server Content without permission.

If we do provide consent for you to use Server Content, we reserve the right to revoke at any time that permission, upon which you must immediately cease the use of any Server Content. We will not be required to provide you any compensation for any inconvenience with the discontinuation of permission to use our intellectual property.

You shall not, for whatever reason, use, disclose or distribute to any person or entity, server content and this includes but is not limited to server features, concepts, mechanics, plugins, design or any other server content while the server is Whitelisted.

  1. Rules

You agree to abide by the latest version Rules and Regulations within the server and conduct yourself in accordance with these rules upon our website and forums. The latest version of the rules can be found here: Server Rules.

  1. User Content

We reserve the right to without notice or compensation to remove or edit any User Content, or disclose to relevant authorities if (and is not limited to the following circumstances):

  1. It is the subject of a complaint
  2. A criminal act of civil wrong has been committed
  3. We are required by law to do so
  4. It is in breach of our Rules and Terms of Service

You have the ability to remove your User Content on our forums through the use of the Edit and Delete function. You can either manually remove User Content from in game or file a request of removal with server/forum Administrators.

      8. Real World Trading

We hold full ownership of all in-game assets of any monetary value, we are merely providing a limited license to you for the use of these assets. You agree to not sell or trade these in-game assets for real world gains / profit. Server  Webstore purchases constitute in-game assets, therefore it is permissible to trade other in-game assets for Webstore purchases.

  1. Subscription and Purchases

Hegemony provides packages which provide perks to players and subscriptions which offer access to more in-game content. If you make a purchase or apply for a subscription, you must ensure that the details you input such as credit/debit card number and other payment details when making a purchase are true and accurate and that you have appropriate consent of the card-holder when making the purchase. You will need the consent of your parents when making purchases / subscriptions if you are under 18 years of age.

By submitting your purchase order, you are entering into a legally binding contract when: 1) we send a message to your account inbox confirming that your payment has been received or 2) you gain access to said perks and access to subscriber only areas.

  1. Refund Policy

Hegemony considers refunds on a case by case basis. However for the majority of cases your purchases will not be refundable.

Unless required by law, we usually will not refund payments made for either subscriptions or Webstore purchases unless on special humanitarian grounds. We will not be refunding purchases for the following reasons:

- Your account has been stolen (We can transfer purchases to another account that you own)
- You are the victim of in-game scamming
- You are banned from the server for either violating the Rules or Terms of Service
- You regret your purchase

If there are mitigating factors for your reason of requesting a refund you can contact our sales team at

  1. Suspension and Termination of Services

We reserve the right to suspend or terminate access to our services. Suspension / Termination of services usually occurs when:

  1. You have breached the Rules / Terms of Service
  2. You have been involved in Fraudulent / Unlawful / Abusive Activity
  3. You have been deemed as a detrimental influence to server wellbeing.

We also reserve the right to refuse service pre-emptively to individuals deemed as a potential toxic influence to the community

  1. Modifications

We reserve the right to change the contents of this agreement at any time and will give due notice to our users of these changes. Please check the Terms of Services frequently. If you are not a Subscriber, we will treat your continued use of services that we provide as acceptance of these changes from their effective date. If you are a Subscriber, we will treat the first renewal date of your subscription after the changes as your acceptance of the changes. If you do not agree with the changes you should cancel your subscription.