Nintendo Code Center Web Site Privacy Statement

Nintendo Code Center respects the privacy rights of our online visitors and recognizes the importance of protecting the information we collect about you. Please read this Privacy Policy carefully before you use the web site.

What information is collected?

Nintendo Code Center only collects personal information from our online visitors on a voluntary basis and only for contest, contributions to the site for credit, Mailing Lists, and the Message Board. We do not require this information to obtain access to the site.

A special note about children 12 years old and under

Nintendo Code Center encourages parents and guardians to spend time online with their children. We urge parents to instruct their children to never give out their real names, addresses or phone numbers, without permission, when using the Internet. We recognize a special obligation to protect personal information obtained from young children. Children 12 years old and under are required to get permission from a parent or guardian before submiting personal information.


On the Internet, a "cookie" is a piece of information (a file) that a Web site transfers to a users computer for record-keeping purposes. The use of cookies is common on the Internet. Our site does not use cookies, but our advertisors do to serve advertisements and to track use of our site. Cookies help them track the frequency and placement of advertisements. Cookies also enable them to measure aggregate, or total usage and traffic to our site and to specific offerings. You may configure your browser to reject cookies.

What happens to the personal information provided?


The only personal information we ask for is your E-mail address. When you enter a contest your E-mail address is added to a database. When the contest is over the database is erased. Your E-mail address is only used to contact you if you are a winner of a contest, and to order your prize. You are only asked for your mail address if you win the contest, and that is only so you can get your prize.

Mailing Lists

You will only be added to our mailing lists if you subscribe to them. To unscribe from our Update mailing list, send an E-mail to using the E-Mail address you used to subscribe. To unsubscribe from out Contest Mailing List, send an E-mail to using the E-Mail address you used to join the Mailing List.

Contributing to the site.

Your information that you give out when you contribute to the site is only used for credit. If you are 12 or under, please get permission from a parent or guardian to contribute to the site if you include your name or E-mail address. By using this site, you signify your assent to the Nintendo Code Center Online Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use this site. We reserve the right to make changes in this policy. Please check back from time to time to ensure you are aware of any changes in our privacy practices. Your continued use of our site will signify your acceptance of these changes. You can contact us at (c) 2000 Nintendo Code Center All rights reserved. Last Updated: 4/21/00.