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All original site content and design that does not infringe upon other entities' intellectual property rights (including but not limited to trademarks and copyrights) copyright © 2004-2012 Rich Lawson. All Rights Reserved.

I reserve the right to change these notices at any time, and your use of this Web site constitutes acceptance of the terms of these notices. If you disagree, please close your browser and discontinue use of this site. Please e-mail [email protected] with any questions, comments, problems, or requests. For more information, please click the appropriate subject heading or scroll down:

Copyright & Intellectual Property Disclaimer

In order to avoid infringement upon any entity's or individual's rights, as well as to maintain my own rights, I (Rich Lawson) only copyright and claim ownership to original content and designs that appear on this Web site.

Some of this site's content orginates from materials within the public domain. The randomized images that appear in the right-hand portion of the site's header are images created from unoriginal depictions of artwork created during the Middle Ages. The site's maps are images taken from works published that no longer fall within the maximum duration of 95 years that United States copyright law allows.

Also, under the fair use doctrine of U.S. copyright law, some limited portions (quotations, single images, etc.) of movies, books, and games may appear throughout various sections of this Web site. Proper and accurate source information is included.

For information about how to report copyright infringement, please also see below.

Terms of Use

There are no warranties or guarantees regarding the operation of this Web site, its downloadable material, or any of the site's available services. Download and/or use materials and services from this site at your own risk.

Privacy Policy

The staff here at Shadowed Realm finds it very important to keep all of your personal information private. We place this notice on the bottom of every page to make it easy for all users to find what information is taken on this site, and why it is used.

Privacy Policy Contents:

Log Files

Like most standard Web site servers we use log files. This includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, platform type, date/time stamp, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user's movement in the aggregate, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses, etc. are not linked to personally identifiable information.


This Web site contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we at Shadowed Realm are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every Web site that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this Web site. If a link to your Web site appears somewhere on the Shadowed Realm Web site and you would like tor request its removal, please send an e-mail to [email protected].

Site Submissions Policy

The staff at Shadowed Realm reserves the right to edit, publish, and distribute any materials submitted to the site royalty-free for perpetuity. Credit will be given to the creator(s) of any such submissions, however, and no one at Shadowed Realm will claim any other rights (such as ownership rights) over the submitted material.

These terms and conditions will be applied to any submissions upon their receipt here at Shadowed Realm. If you disagree with these terms and conditions, do not submit any material.

Published Materials

Any visitor- or member-submitted content appearing in any section of this Web site, is the sole responsibility of whomever submits, posts, or uploads this material. If published materials infringe upon any entities' rights, a member of the Shadowed Realm staff will remove or modify the contents upon learning of the infringement (see below). I (Rich Lawson) do not endorse the accuracy or reliability of any advice, opinion, statement, or information that any visitor, member, and/or staff member produces or submits anywhere on this site, and I disclaim all responsibility for any such content.

Downloadable Materials

The staff here at Shadowed Realm makes no warranties or guarantees regarding its downloadable material. Download and/or use materials from this site at your own risk. Be sure to read the text files included with all downloads for more information.

Report Copyright Infringement

If your rights are being infringed upon by any content appearing on this Web site or if insufficient credit has been provided for any materials appearing on the site, please send an e-mail to [email protected]. Please provide your name, a description of the content, the URL of the address (or addresses) where the content appears, and any other information that is necessary to demonstrate ownership of or rights to this material. Be sure to state whether you would like this content removed or just want some sort of notice added so that proper and sufficient credit is given. Appropriate action (either removal of the material or the addition of credit) will be taken as soon as possible upon the receipt of all valid reports.

Report Inappropriate Content

If you feel that any of the content appearing on this site is inappropriate, please send an e-mail to [email protected]. Please provide your name, a description of the content, the URL of the address (or addresses) where the content appears, and a description of why you think the material is inappropriate. Appropriate action (either removal or modification of the content) will be taken as soon as possible upon the receipt of all valid reports.