Privacy Policy

Date of Last Revision: May, 2018


The MUGEN ARCHIVE does not sell or trade any user information to any third party.
Google uses advertising cookies to serve personalized ads based on your visits on the MUGEN ARCHIVE site and/or other sites on the Internet. Google LLC collects information which you may access or delete.
The MUGEN ARCHIVE uses the AddThis social toolbar and Oracle Corporation collects personal information, which you may access or delete.
The MUGEN ARCHIVE uses the cloudflare content delivery service and Cloudflare Inc. collects personal information, which you may access or delete.


This policy outlines the information MUGEN ARCHIVE collects, how we use that information, and how you can control how your information is shared. This policy applies only to MUGEN ARCHIVE (collectively, the “Service” or “Site”), operated by MUGEN ARCHIVE not-for-profit organization (the "Organization"). Please be aware that when you follow a link to another site, this privacy policy does not apply, and MUGEN ARCHIVE has no control over what information they collect from you.

The Information We Collect, And What We Do With It

In General

In order to sign up for a MUGEN ARCHIVE account, your chosen username, a valid email address and a password are required. Passwords are not stored in the database; instead, a one-way hash is computed from the inputted password, which is then encrypted before being stored in the database. “Optional information” that we request you provide may include your country and your gender. We may also request that you provide additional “optional information” such as your interests and hobbies for purposes of enhancing your profile among the MUGEN ARCHIVE community. Any “optional information” you choose to provide is publicly available on your profile page.


MUGEN ARCHIVE may also send one or more cookies - a small file that lives in your web browser that helps the Service operate with full functionality (such as keeping you logged into the service). Most web browsers allow you to disable cookies, and you are welcome to continue to use the Service if you choose to do so. However, some of the Service’s features may not function properly if cookies are disabled. MUGEN ARCHIVE has no control over the cookies and other information collected by advertising and advertising networks which service ads on MUGEN ARCHIVE, and this policy does not apply to the information collected in regard to either of those services.

MUGEN ARCHIVE’s user data is stored in North America, and its servers log some information whenever you access the Service; information such as your IP address, the time of your visit, your browser type and your browser's language setting.

You are not required to register for an account or to provide any personal information to us in order to use the Service.

Online behavioral advertising for our web and mobile apps

The MUGEN ARCHIVE does not transfer any cookie to any third party, however, some of our third party suppliers, including advertising and website analysis firms, can use their own cookies and mobile identifiers to collect Non-Personally Identifiable Information ("Non-PII") data and provide behavioral advertising. 

You can opt-out of receiving personalized website ads from advertisers and ad networks that are members of the Network Advertising Initiative (“NAI”) or who follow the DAA Self-Regulatory Principles for Online Behavioral Advertising using their respective opt-out tools. The NAI's opt-out tool can be found here and the DAA's opt out tool can be found here

To opt out of tracking and receiving targeted ads in our mobile apps based on your behavior, you can use use the instructions below, which apply to iOS and Android devices: 

Note that opting-out may not stop information from being collected on the web and will not stop your receiving adveritising. However, if you opt-out, the applical advertisor will not use any information collected from the particular MUGEN ARCHIVE web site or mobile app for the purpose of displaying personalized ads. 

Sharing Your Information

MUGEN ARCHIVE only shares your information with others in the following circumstances:

  1. As described above
  2. With our contractors and vendors; we require these parties to process your information in compliance with this policy
  3. As required by law enforcement agencies
  4. As we, in our sole judgment, deem necessary to investigate a breach of security

If the Organization becomes involved in a merger or acquisition or any form of sale of some or all of its assets, we will provide notice to you, via an update to this policy, of any personal information to be transferred and/or subject to a different policy.