I. Scope of application


a). These General Terms and Conditions apply for the business relations between sot-ka.de and the customer. Conflicting conditions or conditions divergent from these General Terms and Conditions are not accepted and are hereby emphatically objected by the sot-ka.de Conflicting conditions of the customer only apply when sot-ka.de has explicitly agreed in written form.

b). sot-ka.de is at any time entitled to change or amend these General Terms and Conditions. For contracts that were placed before the change of the General Terms and Conditions, the version that was valid at the point of the order applies.


II. Fundamental features of the sot-ka.de services


sot-ka.de sells Codes and CD-keys for online games. CD-keys and codes will solely be sent via email. No sale or delivery of DVD´s or CD´s. There will be no postal delivery.


III. Customer requirements


Depending on the online game in order to be able to use the services of sot-ka.de, the customer has to fulfill certain requirements. These requirements almost consist of being registered with the operating company of the online game, to have an account and to buy software. We point out the resulting legal relations with the operating company and the connected costs.


IV. Risks for the customer regarding the services


a). sot-ka.de takes all possible precautions in order to keep the customer’s account information secret and to avoid spying by a third party. The customer is obliged to enhance the security by means of encrypted data transmission and changes of password after the service provision.

b). sot-ka.de is not an operator of online games and therefore does not take responsibility for circumstances that lie beyond its sphere, especially regarding the accessibility or operation of the particular online game after the service provision by sot-ka.de


V. Steps to the Conclusion of the Contract


a). The customer chooses a product by clicking the button “buy now.” The product will be placed into the shopping cart and the shopping cart will be displayed with the relevant product information. In order to select another product the customer can navigate towards it and click on it. The product will be added to the shopping cart and the updated shopping cart with the articles that it contains will be displayed. This process can be repeated. The updated content of the shopping cart can be viewed by clicking the button “update.” Products can be removed from the shopping cart by clicking the button “remove”.

b). When the customer has completed his selection, he clicks on the “pay now “ button. If he is not registered yet, he has to complete a registration now by clicking on the link “continue” for new customers and following the instructions. Registered users enter their registration information and click on the “log in” button.

c). The customer thereby gives a binding offer to sot-ka.de. Entry errors can be corrected via the common keyboard and mouse functions before sending the order.


VI. Conclusion of the contract


a). The article catalogue that is displayed on this website does not constitute an offer in a legal sense, but rather an invitation to the customer to submit an offer. Not until the customer places an order does he extend his offer towards a conclusion of a contract between the sot-ka.de and the customer.

b). After the incoming of the customer’s offer at sot-ka.de, the customer receives a confirmation email that confirms the incoming of the order at sot-ka.de (order confirmation).

c). The customer has to make sure that his reachability via Email is guaranteed so that Emails from sot-ka.de can reach him. He should therefore check the security settings, for example of the spam-filter and possible junk mail-accounts.

d). The conclusion of the contract between the customer and sot-ka.de.c is only effectuated when the customer receives an explicit order confirmation. This order confirmation contains all details regarding the customer’s order and can also fulfill the function of an acknowledgement of receipt.


VII. Payment


a). The payment methods are limited to advance payment (bank transfer, cash, check) and PayPal. The payment methods debit and cash on delivery are not possible. The payment on account is only possible under certain circumstances and only sot-ka.de is authorized to offer this payment method. For payment on account, the payment period is 10 days.

b). The customer is only entitled to the right to offset when his counterclaim has been legally decided or is undisputed.

c). The customer can only exercise a right of retention when his counterclaim is based on the same contractual relationship.


VIII. Scope of services and service reservations


a). sot-ka.de generates the services that are agreed upon via contract according to the current status of the online game concerned. Especially in cases of changes of the online game by the operator, sot-ka.de reserves the right to render the services divergent from the information