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Yesterday’s Games: We respect the privacy of our website visitors. We understand users are concerned about information about them and their time spent on our site being used or shared. This Privacy Policy will outline how we collect, use, store, and disclose data and information, (collectively, “processing”) of personally identifiable information as well as the rights and choices that you have in respect to the data we hold about you. This policy also includes updates to accounts for the European Union General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

If you are a resident of the European Union or the European Economic Area, this policy outlines and disclosed specific rights and choices you can make with regard to personal data (hereafter referred to as “personally identifiable information”) we hold about you. Please read this Privacy Policy carefully. By using this website and websites we link to in our footer underneath “ADM Network” websites, you will be deemed, to the extent permitted by law, to have consented to this Privacy Policy and our data processing activities.

Changes to This Privacy Policy: We will update this Privacy Policy as we see fit or are required to do so in order to accommodate changes in our information collection policies. We advise you to review this policy periodically due to the nature of directly relating to information we may hold about you.

Information Collection: When you visit or access our website, we collect certain information in different ways. This includes information you provide directly to us through submission forms or other means, as well as information collected automatically via cookies and similar technologies.

We do not hold any liability or responsibility for information you make publicly available through comments or other user-generated content (UGC) on our website.

Information You Provide Directly to Us: If you create a user account on our site, we require you to provide certain personally identifiable information including your name, email address, and password. If you contact us directly, please note you may be submitting personally identifiable information and we advise you to take precautions when doing so.

Information Collected Automatically: Our website’s server automatically logs certain data about when a user visits or accesses the site (known as “usage data”). This data or information may include your computer’s Internet Protocol address (IP), the type of device you access our website from, the operative system, type, and version of the browser used to access our site, the URL that referred you to our site, page views, duration of your stay on our site, the time and date of visit, as well as other analytical data.

Cookies and Similar Technologies: Cookies are text files that a website places in the cookie file of your browser when you visit a website, including our website. Cookies help to remember users and make their next visit to the site personalized, more useful, and help you access information faster, such as page styles, images, logos, and other information. They also make our website function efficiently. If you visit our website, we may place different kinds of cookies on your device and such cookies can be “session” or “persistent” cookies.

  • Session Cookies: These cookies are temporary and only in use when you or another user is browsing our website. This automatically disappears when you exit your browser. They operate differently from persistent cookies. We use session cookies to remember user actions and make user experiences easier and more useful. Session cookies may keep you logged in if you make an account and return to our website at a later date.
  • Persistent Cookies: These cookies are used to understand how users use our website, the specific pages that users choose to view, and they also store preferences for future visits. They remember your language preferences, bookmarks, favorites, and offer a faster, personalized, more useful experience and access to our website for future visits. Where cookies constitute personal information in terms of the EU GDPR, we will process cookie data on the basis of your consent.
  • Controlling Cookies: You can use your browser to accept, block, or delete cookies. You can block all cookies from third-party websites and services. You can also clear cookies after your browsing session. We rely on some cookies for our website to function properly. If you delete or block all cookies from our website, you may not be able to save your preferences and certain parts of the site may not work properly.
  • Web Beacons and Third-Party Cookies: We allow third parties, such as Google Analytics, Google AdSense, and Pinterest tags, to collect certain anonymous information when you interact with our website. Those companies may set third-party cookies or web beacons to collect this information. These companies may use non-personally identifiable information including information relating to your click stream, browser type, or the ads clicked on the site. We also use these cookies for affiliate marketing purposes. They help us understand if users purchase products through affiliate links on our site, in which case Yesterday’s Games (Albatross Digital Media) may receive an affiliate commission at no cost or price increase to you. We also use information generated by these technologies to serve ads about goods and services which may be of interest to you. To learn more about or opt out of these cookies and behavioral advertising practices, please visit the Network Advertising Initiative or Digital Advertising Alliance.

Legal Grounds to Lawfully Process Personal Data: For  EU/EEA residents, Yesterday’s Games (Albatross Digital Media) will, as a general policy, seek to rely on a particular lawful basis for personal data processing activities in accordance with the EU GDPR. We will only process such data for the specific purpose for which the data was obtained or collected. Below are the legal grounds that we rely on in particular circumstances for processing of particular personal data.

  • Your Consent: We will process certain personal data on the basis of your consent. This includes when you permit us to use your data for marketing purposes or transfer it to a third-party service provider.
  • Contractual Necessity: If you negotiate or enter into a contractual relationship with us, we will process your personally identifiable information for entry into or performance of a contact with you in order to take steps at your request for contact purposes.
  • Compliance with Legal Obligations: We may process your personal data to comply with any legal duty for which certain data needs to be processed under EU law.
  • Legitimate Interest: To the extent that processing does not override your rights and freedoms, we may process your personally identifiable information as is necessary for the purpose of legitimate interest pursued by us or our suppliers, affiliate contractors, and/or service providers.

Sharing and Disclosure: We do not share or disclose your information outside of Yesterday’s Games (Albatross Digital Media) without your express and verifiable consent. We may disclose your information for our business purposes such as mergers and acquisitions, dispute resolutions, or to exercise the defense of our legal rights. We may also disclose your personally identifiable information if we are required in compliance with a lawful request by law enforcement agencies, or in response to a valid request by public authorities, or in connection with fraud, crime, or violation of our terms and services.

Links to Third-Party Websites: As an affiliate marketer, Yesterday’s Games (Albatross Digital Media) features a range of links and content from websites, online retailers, and product compendiums. Unless explicitly stated, none of those are owned by us. In some cases, we may recommend products on those websites. These links are included for informational purposes only. You should not consider our inclusion of these links as an endorsement or approval unless explicitly stated. If we include affiliate links on our website, we are not making any warranty or representation that the products, services, or content made available on those sites are reliable or secure, or that those sites will respect your privacy. Please review the privacy practices of any and all external sites to understand how to protect your information online.

Links to Other Website Properties Owned by Albatross Digital Media, Parent Company of Yesterday’s Games: We may create, develop, market, sell, and distribute our own original products. Linking to these products will be explicitly stated to avoid confusion with products, content, or services we market as affiliate marketers.

Data Retention: Yesterday’s Games (Albatross Digital Media) will only retain personal data for as long as necessary for the purpose in which it was collected, or to comply with any legal obligations. To the extent permitted by law, we may retain your data in connection with requests by law enforcement agencies, resolving disputes or claims, or in exercising and defending our legal rights. Yesterday’s Games (Albatross Digital Media) will erase all data that is no longer deemed necessary. We may retain certain data for internal analysis purposes. We retain such personally identifiable information to improve the security and functionality of our website as necessary.

Transfer of Data: If you are an EU resident, your information, including personal data, may be transferred to, and stored in computers located outside of your country, where data protection laws may differ from those applicable in your country. If you are located outside of the United States and choose to provide personal data to us, please note that we receive such data and process it here. Your consent to the use of this data and this Privacy Policy constitutes your agreement to the handling of personally identifiable information in this way.

Google Analytics: Our website uses Google Analytics and Google AdSense advertising to help measure, collect, analyze, and report web traffic and usage data. It also helps us assess and improve the effectiveness of our website, our marketing campaigns, and advertising campaigns. These third-party services use cookies which are set by Google. Google. You can opt out of Google Analytics. We do not use these tools to collect personally identifiable information to the visitors of our website. We do not use links or associate analytical information with the identity of a specific user or device. We also use Google AdSense to deliver and serve ads based on your previous interactions with our website and other sites that use Google advertising services. Google AdSense uses double-click Dynamic Advertising Reporting and Targeting (DART) cookie to serve targeted ads based on what’s relevant to the user. This helps us to measure the effectiveness of our ad campaigns and make our marketing and advertising efforts more efficient. Please note Google’s behavioral tracking and advertising is subject to Google’s privacy policies. When you visit our website, we will notify you about the use of cookies and provide you with the opportunity to accept or decline the use of cookies. We also use web beacons (also called pixels, tags, web bugs or tracking bugs) to collect information on website usage, user behavior, track conversions and performance of our ad campaigns.

Your Rights: If you are a resident of the European Economic Area (EEA), you have, in accordance with EU GDPR, certain data protection rights with regard to personally identifiable information we hold about you in connection with the site. You have the right to access and control your information and where relevant, withdraw your consent to further processing of personal data. You also have the right to correction and deletion of personally identifiable information where such data is, as the case may be, inaccurate, incomplete, or outdated. You have the right to object or restrict the processing of certain data if processing of that particular data is illegal or unlawful. You have the right to permit the portability or transfer of your data to other service providers.

Data Security: We care about the security of your personally identifiable information. Yesterday’s Games (Albatross Digital Media) has adopted technical and organizational security measures to ensure that personally identifiable information submitted on our website is secure. Our website uses Secure Socket Layer (SSL) encryption technology to protect personal data from unauthorized access, disclosure, or acquisition. We do not guarantee unauthorized third parties will not be able to defeat our security measures, and accordingly, we do not make any warranty of data security.

Notice of Breach: In the event of personally identifiable information data breaches, which may result in a risk to your rights and freedoms, we may as soon as practicable, notify you of the breach and provide you with information explaining the nature of the breach, contact information of our data protection officer, as well as the likely consequences of that breach.

Complaints and Contact Information: If you have any questions regarding this Privacy Policy, our data collection and processing practices, or need information on how to exercise any of your rights specified here, please contact us via email at contact@yesterdaysgames.com.

This Privacy Policy was last updated on April 16th, 2024.