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Terms of Use

CardCaptor Studio is a fan run website dedicated to the anime and manga series created by CLAMP. Use of the CardCaptor Studio website signifies your consent to abide to the terms listed on this web page, including the terms outlined in the Disclaimer and Privacy Policy. These policies may be updated from time to time without required notice, and CardCaptor Studio will not be responsible or liable for the failure to note changes to the policies.

CardCaptor Studio does not hold any ownership claims over Cardcaptor Sakura or Cardcaptors. Cardcaptor Sakura and Cardcaptor are owned by CLAMP, Kodansha, Nelvana and all other respective owners and/or parties. Although we did not create Cardcaptor Sakura, we did create this website to be as original as possible. We ask that you respect the originality of our work, and not take anything without expressed written permission by the owners.

Coding, Design and Content

By using CardCaptor Studio we expect that you agree to respect our efforts in creating a 100% original website. Therefore, you agree that you will not use any of our HTML or other coding, layout, content, or design elements without permission from the owner of this website.

News and Updates

The news on CardCaptor Studio's main page is unique to this website. We ask that you do not take any of our news or updates and use them on your website without a credited link back to CardCaptor Studio, out of common courtesy. CardCaptor Studio provides a link to any website where it may gather its news.

Image Gallery

CardCaptor Studio features an extensive image gallery with hundreds of images collected by our staff. We ask that you please respect our efforts and not use whole galleries for your webpage. If you do use our gallery for your website we ask that you provide a link back to CardCaptor Studio, out of common courtesy.

Fan Submissions

It is not uncommon for CardCaptor Studio to receive submissions in the form of art or other original creations from its fans and visitors. Once these items are submitted they become the property of CardCaptor Studio, and we are free to use them in whatever way we see fit. Credit will always be given accordingly.

Multimedia and Downloads

For further elaboration related to issues of liability, with respect to documents available from our server, neither CardCaptor Studio nor its creator, web host, sponsor(s) and all associated parties makes any warranty, express or implied, including the warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, or assumes any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information, apparatus, product, or process disclosed, or represents that its use would not infringe privately owned rights.

  1. You are welcome to download media as it is made available.
  2. You must have in your possession the original material.
  3. If you do not have the original in your possession, delete files within 24 hours.
  4. CardCaptor Studio and all associated are not responsible for your actions.
  5. You are not allowed to directly link to any file, graphic, or media applicant.
  6. We are not liable for any or all damages done to your system or computer.
  7. CardCaptor Studio is not liable for actions taken towards you.

Redistribution of any form of material property located on this site without the written permission of the owner, or author/artist where applicable, is considered a dangerous offence. Plagiarism is illegal and appropriate actions will be made accordingly and by all means necessary. Republication of content with permission of the owner requires the host to maintain a credited link to CardCaptor Studio for the time duration the content is hosted.

For more information on the above statements, please visit What is Copyright? and the Copyright Act of the Canadian Consolidated Statutes and Regulations for clarifications of what is considered copyright and the definition of illegal plagiarism.

By continuing to access CardCaptor Studio and any of its affiliated websites and files, you are expressingly and impliedly agreeing to all of the terms as stated above on this document. You also hereby affirm that you are in compliance with all legal regulations in your place of residence concerning the contents of CardCaptor Studio, and are also in agreement with our Legal Disclaimer and Privacy Policy.

Revised January 10, 2007