About MTG Cardsmith

About This Site

MTG Cardsmith is an online card generator that was created to allow creative Magic: The Gathering players to easily and rapidly create cards and share concept visualizations. Since inception in May 2011, we have added support for complex card concepts, Planeswalkers, and Token card creation. In addition, we have continued to engage the community for ideas, resulting in member accounts, tools and new functionality since launch.


Disclaimer

This website is not affiliated with nor endorsed by Magic: The Gathering™ or Wizards of the Coast. Magic: the Gathering is trademark and copyright Wizards of the Coast, Inc., a subsidiary of Hasbro, Inc. All rights reserved. Card backgrounds used on this site are used with credit to Magic Set Editor under the Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 2.5 License.


Artwork uploaded and displayed on the site is the property of the original artist and credit given is at the discretion of the users of the software. Images and comments are user-submitted and do not represent official endorsements of this site. MTG Cardsmith makes no claim to ownership of the Backgrounds, Artwork, or Card Concepts shared on the site.


Terms of Use

By using the MTG Cardsmith website you agree to the following:

  • 1. Be nice to others.
  • 2. You will not abuse the systems and services provided by the site.
  • 3. Photos, uploads, usernames, content and comments deemed unfit for the site and it's audience will be removed from the site if necessary, without notice.
  • 4. You agree and understand that abuse of the system or posting disallowed content may result in the banning of your member account, IP address, or contacting the authorities if the abuse continues. Depending on the severity of the infraction, an account probation period may be issued.

Privacy Policy


EFFECTIVE AS OF MAY 25, 2018


BY VISITING OUR WEBSITES OR OTHERWISE USING OR ACCESSING THE SERVICES, YOU CONSENT TO OUR COLLECTION, USE, STORAGE, DELETION, TRANSFER TO THE UNITED STATES (IF APPLICABLE) AND DISCLOSURE OF PERSONAL DATA RELATING TO YOU AS SET FORTH IN THIS PRIVACY POLICY.


I. WHAT & HOW INFORMATION IS COLLECTED
Identifiable - As part of registration and creating your user account, we collect your email address, username and password, as well as any optional fields within your profile you choose to share. In addition, IP requests for actions and software requests are logged for the purposes of debugging and troubleshooting the application.
Purchases - If you choose to make a purchase or subscription, we collect only data necessary for the transaction to occur and this data is securely managed by our third-party payment processor. No credit card or financial information is ever stored directly on our data-controlled servers.
Non-Identifiable - As part of using the site, page views and visits are recorded for traffic analytics purposes. We may use third-party website analytics services in connection with the Services, including, for example, to register mouse clicks, mouse movements, scrolling activity and text typed into our websites.

II. HOW WE USE AND SHARE INFORMATION
Personal Information:
Except as otherwise stated in this Privacy Policy, we do not sell, trade, rent or otherwise share for marketing purposes your Personal Information with third parties without your consent. We may share Personal Information with vendors who are performing services for MTG Cardsmith, such as the servers for our email communications who are provided access to user's email address for purposes of sending emails from us. Those vendors use your Personal Information only at our direction and in accordance with our Privacy Policy. In general, the Personal Information you provide to us is used to help us communicate with you. For example, we use Personal Information to contact users in response to questions, solicit feedback from users, provide technical support, and inform users about promotional offers and events.
Non-Personal Information:
In general, we use Non-Personal Information to help us improve the service and customize the user experience. We also aggregate Non-Personal Information in order to track trends and analyze use patterns on the Site. This Privacy Policy does not limit in any way our use or disclosure of Non-Personal Information and we reserve the right to use and disclose such Non-Personal Information to our partners, advertisers and other third parties at our discretion. We use the information collected from these services to help make the Services easier to use and as otherwise set forth in this Privacy Policy. These website analytics services generally do not collect Personal Data unless you voluntarily provide it and generally do not track your browsing habits across websites that do not use their services.

III. HOW WE PROTECT INFORMATION
We implement security measures designed to protect your information from unauthorized access. Your account is protected by your account password and we urge you to take steps to keep your personal information safe by not disclosing your password and by logging out of your account after each use. We further protect your information from potential security breaches by implementing certain technological security measures including encryption, firewalls and secure socket layer technology. However, these measures do not guarantee that your information will not be accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed by breach of such firewalls and secure server software. By using our Service, you acknowledge that you understand and agree to assume these risks.

IV. YOUR RIGHTS REGARDING THE USE OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
You control access to Personal Data maintained or stored by you via MTG Cardsmith's web-based interface for account management. You may update your information at any time. You may cancel your account at any time and may request that your personal information be deleted from MTG Cardsmith's databases, with the exception of: network access logs, which may be stored for any duration of time at MTG Cardsmith's discretion. You have the right at any time to prevent us from contacting you for marketing purposes. Upon request, MTG Cardsmith will grant you reasonable access to Personal Data maintained by MTG Cardsmith about you. In addition, we will take reasonable steps to correct, amend or delete information that is demonstrated by you to be inaccurate, incomplete or processed in violation of applicable law. Unless required by law, MTG Cardsmith will not permit you to access the Personal Data of any Data Subject other than yourself. You may also request that your data be removed from MTG Cardsmith services by sending a request to [email protected] Please note, in the absence of any notice to the contrary, you expressly grant MTG Cardsmith permission to share your Personal Data at MTG Cardsmith's discretion.

V. INTERNATIONAL TRANSFER OF DATA
MTG Cardsmith is an organization headquartered in the United States of America (the "US"). By utilizing MTG Cardsmith's sites and services, you expressly consent to MTG Cardsmith's access, maintenance, transmission and/or use of your Personal Data outside of your country of residence, regardless of location or jurisdiction. In addition to its obligations under US law, MTG Cardsmith supplements the protection of the international transfer of your Personal Data by observing numerous industry best practices (SSL).