License agreement for the use of "Yandex Games Collections" software for Mobile Devices

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Before using the program, please, read the terms and conditions of the following license agreement.

Any use of the program shall mean your full and unconditional acceptance of the terms and conditions of this license agreement.

If you do not accept the license agreement in full, you may not use the program for any purpose.

1. General Provisions

1.1 This License Agreement (hereinafter the "License") establishes the terms of use for each of the "Yandex Games Collections" programs for mobile devices (hereinafter the "Program" / "Programs") that are part of the "Yandex Games" service (hereinafter the "Service"):

  • Yandex Games RPG and Role (Яндекс Игры RPG и Ролевые)
  • Yandex Games Match 3 (Яндекс Игры Три в ряд)

and is made between any person using any Program (hereinafter "User") and Yandex LLC, 16 Lev Tolstoy St., Moscow, 119021, Russia, the holder of exclusive rights to the Programs (the "Rightholder").

1.2. By copying and installing any Program on their mobile device or using any Program any way, the User expresses their full and unconditional consent to all the terms and conditions of the License.

1.3. The Programs may only be used under this License. If the User does not accept the terms and conditions of the License in full, the User may not use any Program for any purpose. The Programs are prohibited to be used in violation (default) of any terms and conditions of the License.

1.4. The Programs can be used by the User under the terms and conditions of this License for personal non-profit purposes at no extra charge. The Programs may not be used on terms and in a manner inconsistent with this License, unless a separate agreement is made with the Rightholder.

1.5 The Programs provide the User with the functionality to access, view and play html5 games ("Games") on the User's device free of charge. Each Program contains a database of Games united by the same genre (hereinafter referred to as the "Database" / "Databases").

1.6. When using any Program, the User agrees that the following documents shall be considered as integral part of this License:

1.8. This License and all relations associated with the use of the Programs shall be subject to the laws of the Russian Federation, and any claims or actions arising out of this License or the use of the Programs shall be referred to and reviewed by courts at the Rightholder’s location.

1.9. The Rightholder may provide the User with a translation of this License from Russian into other languages. However, in the event of a conflict between the License in Russian and the translation thereof, only the Russian version of the License will be legally binding.

2. Rights to the Programs

2.1. The exclusive right to the Programs and the Databases belongs to the Rightholder.

2.2. The exclusive rights to the Games belong to their copyright holders - the developers who uploaded the Games to the Service.

3. License

3.1. The Rightholder shall, under the terms of an ordinary (non-exclusive) license, grant the User a non-transferable right to use the Programs (including the Databases) within the territory of all countries of the world , at no extra charge and as follows: use the Programs for direct functional application and, for that purpose, copy and install (reproduce) it on the User’s mobile device(s). The User may install the Programs on an unlimited number of mobile devices. Upon installation on a mobile device, each copy of each Program shall be assigned an individual number automatically communicated to the Rightholder.

4. Restrictions

4.1. Unless used to the extent and as explicitly required by this License or the Russian laws, the User may not modify, decompile, disassemble, decrypt and perform any other actions with the object code of the Programs (including the Database) meant to obtain information on the implementation of algorithms used in the Programs, to create derivative works using the Programs and otherwise use (allow to use) the Programs, any components of the Programs and Databases without the Rightholder’s written consent.

4.2. The User may not reproduce and distribute the Programs (including the Databases) for commercial purposes (inter alia, for a fee), inter alia, as part of software product collections, without the Rightholder’s written consent.

4.3. The User may not distribute the Programs (including the Databases) in any form other than the form received, without the Rightholder’s written consent.

4.4. The Programs shall be used (inter alia, be distributed) under the names specified in clause 1.1. of this License. The User may not change and/or delete the name of the Programs, the copyright notice or other references to the Rightholder.

4.5. The Rightholder reserves the right to regulate, limit, and restrict (technically, legally, organizationally, etc.) the use of the Programs as a whole or Databases and may change such regulations, limits, and restrictions as it thinks fit, with no prior notice given to the User. The said regulations, limits, and restrictions can be different for different categories of Users

5. Terms of Use of Certain Functions of the Program

5.1. Some functions of the Programs can only be performed with access to the Internet. The User shall independently obtain and pay for such access under terms and conditions, and as per tariffs of his or her telecom or Internet provider.

5.2. The Rightholder reserves the right, at their discretion, to restrict the User’s access to the Programs (or to certain functions of the Programs, if it is technologically possible), as well as the Databases, in case of repeated violation of this License, or to apply other measures to the User in order to comply with legal requirements or protect the rights and legitimate interests of third parties.

5.3. When the User deletes the Programs from the memory of the User’s mobile device, the User’s personal information obtained by the Rightholder during the use of the Program shall be stored within the Service. If the Programs are re-installed on the device, the User’s personal information will be recovered in full.

6. Liability under the License

6.1. The Programs (including Databases) shall be provided “as is”. The Rightholder provides no guarantees of error- and trouble-free operation of the Programs or its certain components and/or functions, fitness of the Programs for specific goals and expectations of the User, does not guarantee the reliability, accuracy, completeness and timeliness of Databases, and provides no other guarantees, which are not expressly stated in this License.

6.2. The Rightholder shall not be held liable for any direct or indirect consequences of any use of or inability to use the Programs (including the Databases) and/or any losses incurred by the User and/or third parties as a result of any use of, failure to use or inability to use the Programs (including the Databases) or its certain components and/or functions, inter alia, due to possible errors or failures in their operation, except as expressly stipulated by laws.

6.3. The User is hereby notified and agrees that when the Programs are used the Rightholder receives the following information automatically and anonymously (with no reference to the User): type of operating system of the User’s mobile device, Program version and ID, Programs functions statistics, and any other technical data.

6.4 Any questions or complaints regarding the use/inability to use the Programs, the Databases and/or the Games or the possible infringement of the Programs, the Databases and/or the Games by third parties, may be sent using the feedback form available at .

7. Updates / New Versions of the Programs

7.1. This License covers all future updates/new versions of the Programs. By agreeing to install an update/new version of any Program, the User accepts the terms and conditions of this License for respective updates/new versions of the Program, if there is no other License Agreement for the update/new version of the Program.

8. Changes in the terms of this License

8.1. This License can be unilaterally amended by the Rightholder. The notification of the User about the modifications made to this License shall be posted at: The said amendments to the terms and conditions of the license agreement shall come into effect once published, unless otherwise specified in the relevant publication.


Yandex, LLC, OGRN 1027700229193

Address: 16 Leo Tolstoy St., 119021 Moscow, Russia

tel. +7 (495) 739-70 00, Fax +7(495) 739-70 70