Privacy Policy

Minecraft, developed by Mojang, is committed to safeguarding the privacy of its players. This privacy policy outlines how we collect, use, disclose, and protect personal information within the Minecraft gaming environment.

Information We Collect:

  • Account Information:

When you create a Minecraft account, we collect basic information such as your username, email address, and password to ensure secure access to the game.

  • In-Game Data:

We collect data generated during gameplay, including in-game activities, progress, and statistics. This information is used to enhance your gaming experience and provide personalized features.

  • Technical Information:

Minecraft may collect technical information such as device type, operating system, IP address, and hardware specifications. This data helps us optimize the game for various platforms and diagnose technical issues.

  • Online Interactions:

For multiplayer modes and online features, we may collect data related to player interactions, chat logs, and social interactions. This data is used to monitor and improve the online gaming environment.

How We Use Your Information:

  • Game Improvement:

Collected data is utilized to enhance gameplay, fix bugs, and improve overall game performance. This includes analyzing player behavior and preferences.

  • Account Management:

Your account information is used for authentication, account recovery, and communication related to your Minecraft account.

  • Customer Support:

We may use your provided information to respond to support inquiries, troubleshoot issues, and address player concerns.

  • Legal Compliance:

We may process personal information to comply with legal obligations, respond to legal requests, and enforce our terms of service.

Information Sharing:

  • Third-Party Services:

Minecraft may use third-party services for analytics, advertising, or other functionalities. These services are selected with user privacy in mind, and information is shared only to the extent necessary.

  • Legal Requirements:

We may disclose personal information if required by law, legal process, or government requests.

Data Security:

  • Security Measures:

We implement industry-standard security measures to protect your personal information from unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction.

  • Retention Period:

We retain personal information for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes outlined in this privacy policy unless a longer retention period is required by law.

Your Choices:

  • Account Settings:

Players have control over certain privacy settings within the game. Adjust these settings to manage the visibility of your information to others.

  • Marketing Communications:

You can manage your preferences for receiving promotional communications from Minecraft within your account settings.

Changes to the Privacy Policy:

This privacy policy may be updated periodically to reflect changes in our practices. Users will be notified of significant changes, and continued use of Minecraft constitutes acceptance of the updated policy.