Terms of Use



1. Summary

If you are under 18 years of age, your parents or guardian need to accept these terms of use, before you can make use of Virtual Popstar. In that case you need to go through these terms of use with your parents. By using Virtual Popstar you are accepting the terms of use set forth below. You will accept among others that virtualpopstar may send you e-mails. That you may not use virtualpopstar for commercial purposes; that virtualpopstar has the unlimited right to use and further develop the text / material you publish on this website or any designed clothing items that you make yourself or that others make and upload to or send in to virtualpopstar; that you are responsible for whether such material does not violate the rights of others and that if we find it necessary your access to this website, your account, forum topics or profiles may be removed, closed or blocked without it being possible to file a claim against virtualpopstar; that any damage incurred by the copyright owner can be claimed from the player if you do not comply with these terms of use.


Read the terms of use attentively, before you start an account and so forth on virtualpopstar


2. Introduction


These terms of use apply only to the use of virtualpopstar, to which you can get access among others through www.virtualpopstar.com, and related services, hereinafter jointly: ' virtualpopstar '.


In order to create and account on virtualpopstar, your parents or your guardian or you, if you are a legal adult, need to accept these terms of use firstly. As parents or guardian of a user you need to go through these terms of use together with the minor, since you bear the responsibility for the use of virtualpopstar by the underage person unless mandatory legal stipulations dictate differently.


3. Use of Virtualpopstar

3.1 Behavior

3.1.1 All communication on virtualpopstar, for example through chat, forum, blogs, clubs and messages needs to take place in a decent and correct manner.

3.1.2 It is not permitted to bully or harass others on virtualpopstar. It is not permitted to write something such as cybersex or something that is otherwise sexual by nature, including the initiation or acceptance of dating. And that is racist, discriminating on the basis of religion etc., threatening, violent, and patronizing or in another manner offensive or insulting.

3.1.3 It is also not permitted to put other persons on virtualpopstar in a bad daylight, even when such persons are not a user of virtualpopstar.

3.1.4 You need to obey the social rules listed on this page 


3.2 Non-commercial use

It is not permitted to use virtualpopstar for commercial purposes. It is therefore not permitted to trade products in which you have an interest or that you are promoting for a different reason, which among others includes that the name of your account in no way may refer to a product or a company. It is also not permitted to use material of virtualpopstar for the development of services or websites that are competing with virtualpopstar or for other commercial purposes.


3.3 Do not use the accounts of others

It is not permitted to log in on the account of another person, not even when you have obtained permission of the said person.


4. Profile

4.1 Account name

4.1.1 The name of your account may not be offensive or insulting to others.

4.1.2 You are required to give your account a name that does not refer to your own family name, address, phone number etc. or that of others.


4.2 Password

You are required to choose a good and safe password, preferably a combination of capitals, small letters, signs and numbers. You may never pass on your password to others. Virtualpopstar will never ask for your password and any possible requests to that extent are false. Virtualpopstar can never see or look up your password and if you have forgotten it, then only you can request through a secure procedure.


5. Security


In connection with your own security never give your real name, address, telephone number and similar personal information to others or never agree to meet anyone in person without your parents or guardian being informed about that and have given their permission. If you do so without precaution, then you may endanger yourself, for instance by being approached by persons who are not who they present themselves as.



6. Rights


Virtualpopstar owns the non-material rights on all the material on virtualpopstar, including text, software, images, video, sound files, graphics and music. It is therefore not permitted to use this material unless in relation to general use of virtualpopstar or otherwise permitted according to these terms of use.



Notwithstanding the aforementioned section 6.1 you may, if you are entitled thereto, upload material of virtualpopstar to YouTube, Facebook, Twitter and similar sites as well as to use the material for personal purposes, however without that it may seem as if the material has been made available by virtualpopstar. It is under no circumstance permitted to use the material on websites that are in violation of Dutch law, websites with erotic/pornographic content or other places that in view of their nature may cause damage to virtualpopstar and use should at all times be in conformity with conform chapter/article 3. If you place your material of virtualpopstar on the internet, you also need to place a link to www.virtualpopstar.com.



If you yourself or others create material and upload it /send it to virtualpopstar, for example by the design of clothing or in another manner, then you grant virtualpopstar a free, irrevocable and unlimited ownership and right of use on the use of that material, including the modification, further development and offering thereof to others, against a fee or for free. Exceptions are uploaded photos of a personal nature. These will never be used by virtualpopstar for commercial purposes.



You are responsible for the fact that all the material that you are uploading or add to virtualpopstar in a different manner, does not violate the rights of others.


7. Purchase services on virtualpopstar, including manger, diamond member and credits


7.1.1 Upon the purchase of a MANAGER/DIAMOMND MEMBER package you will earn more money per show/performance, you will be able to set up a special forum image and you will benefit from a number of other advantages.


7.2 Virtual currencies

7.2.1 There are 3 kinds of currencies within virtualpopstar:  credits, promotion points and popdollars. Popdollars and promotion points can be used for the purchase of various virtual goods and services. Popdollar can be earned by playing games and can be earned by various game elements such as giving a show. Promotion points can be earned by bringing new mbers to the site. Credits can be earned by the wheel of fortune, can be earned by trading with other players voor popdollar, promotion points or clothing items. Or it can be bought in game with real money. be used to buy exclusive virtual goods and services such as the manager, which you can’t buy with Popdollars. When a player buys credits he first declared he is 18 years or older or has permission of his parrents. All purchase are final. No refund is possible.


7.3 Loss of services acquired on Virtualpopstar

7.3.1  If your account is removed by yourself or by others whom you have given access to your profile and account, or by a legal person or by virtualpopstar because you did not comply with the rules, the content and the services in relation to your account will be lost, including your wardrobe items, Popdollars, promotions points fans and credits. 

7.3.2 If your account is removed by virtualpopstar because you have acted against these terms of use or the rules on the rule page in-game, then also the content and services are lost and virtualpopstar will never refund or compensate you fot the amount for which you have bought or otherwise have in your possession possible credits, services or content of virtualpopstar

7.3.3 When a player exchanges with Popdollars and/or credits, such happens on his own responsibility. Virtualpopstar has no liability in this respect.

8. Compensation


All the use of virtualpopstar is for your own responsibility. Virtualpopstar is not responsible for losses that you may incur as a user as a result of your use of virtualpopstar, unless mandatory legal regulations prescribe differently.



The total liability of virtualpopstar towards a user or others can under no circumstances exceed an amount of usd $10



If virtualpopstar or third parties incur damages as a consequence of your non-compliance with these terms of use or as a consequence of your abuse of virtualpopstar, then you will be liable for this loss. This also applies to indirect losses and costs for expert advice, lawyers etc. If you are underage, then your parents or guardian will be held liable as much as possible therefore.


9. Personal data


Virtualpopstar makes use of cookies and logs your data. These data are collected for security reasons and in order to improve the user experience.



In accordance with the Dutch law on the protection of personal data you as a user have the right to view the data and to have your personal data changed or removed when you want. This is possible when you log in and go to Profile/Account settings or you can contact virtualpopstar virtualpopstar@hotmail.com



Not later than 6 months after your account has been removed, all information about your account will be removed from our system.



Virtualpopstar will only give registered personal data to government entities, such as the police, to the extent that such is in compliance with current lawful conditions.


10. Changes


Virtualpopstar reserves the right to change the terms of use at all times and without notification. A possible change of the terms of use will be announced at least 2 weeks after the coming into force of a change on the website of virtualpopstar through the internal messaging service or any other suitable manner.



If you continue to use virtualpopstar after such change of the terms of use, then you have accepted the changes automatically. As a user you need to read the applicable terms of use periodically and at least once every three months.



It may happen that after a change of the terms of use you are explicitly requested to accept the newest version of the terms of use of virtualpopstar explicitly.


10.4 If you can no longer accept the terms of use of virtualpopstar, then your right to make use of virtualpopstar ends immediately and you are required to remove your account immediately.


11. Termination


Virtualpopstar can at all times and without prior notification close or remove your profile and/or block your access to virtualpopstar, for instance by blocking your IP-address, if virtualpopstar is of the opinion that you have violated these terms of use. Even when you have a MANAGER, your profile can be closed/removed/blocked. A decision by virtualpopstar regarding a violation of the terms of use is final.



Virtualpopstar can furthermore terminate your access to and/or the use of virtualpopstar with notification. If you have purchased a MANAGER at virtualpopstar, the notification period will be at least as long as the remaining part of your possible MANAGER of virtualpopstar that has been purchased as the moment of notification of termination. However, virtualpopstar is entitled to, notwithstanding the previous, to terminate the access to and/or the use of virtualpopstar without warning, if you haven’t logged in for at least 6 months. In such case you run the risk that all content and services, including a possible MANAGER and credits, will be lost in relation thereto.



A change of the terms of use is not regarded as a termination of your access and/or your MANAGER.


12. Objections


If you are not satisfied with a decision by virtualpopstar or want to object or want to contact virtualpopstar, you can do that on voorkaj@hotmail.com. Virtualpopstar will process your request as soon as possible after receipt.



If you want to report a violation of the terms of use by another user, then you can do that by notifying one of the administrator known as player: 'Admin' on virtualpopstar via the internal messaging system within.


13. Applicable law


On your use of virtualpopstar and possible conflicts between you as a user and virtualpopstar, including the interpretation of these terms of use, the laws of the Netherlands apply.


14. Company data


Virtualpopstar has been developed by:

Steenwijkerweg 2D
8471LA Wolvega
The Netherlands

contact E-mail: voorkaj@hotmail.com