Cookie Policy

Cookie Policy

We (meaning Bungie Inc.) use technologies on our website and online services (which we'll call the ‘Services’) to collect information that helps us improve your online experience. We refer to these technologies, which include cookies, collectively as “cookies.” This policy explains the different types of cookies used on the Services and how you can control them. We hope that this policy helps you understand and feel more confident about our use of cookies. If you have any further queries, please contact us at privacyrequests@bungie.com. Please also see our Privacy Policy (https://www.bungie.net/privacy) and our Terms of Use (https://www.bungie.net/terms). 

1. WHAT IS A COOKIE? 

Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer or mobile device. They are widely used in order to make websites or other online services work or to be better or more efficient. They can do this because websites and other online services can read and write these files, enabling them to recognise you and remember important information that will make your use of them more convenient (e.g. by remembering your user preferences)

2. WHAT COOKIES DO WE USE? 


Below we list the different types of cookies we may use on the Services.
    Essential Cookies. These cookies are essential to the operation of our Services in order to enable you to move around it and to use its features. Without these cookies, services you have asked for, such as accessing secure areas of a website or paid-for content, cannot be provided. These cookies are essential for using the service and therefore cannot be turned off without severely affecting your use of it.

    Essential cookies on the Services may include:
    Provider
    Cookie name
    Further information
    Bungie.net

    Bungleatk
    Encrypted authenticated user login token
    Bungledup
    Used to enforce clearing of site cookies
    Bunglev
    Used to determine Cross Save reauthentication requirement
    Bunglesignin
    Used to track state in the mobile device signin flow
    Bunglecst
    Used to track user cookie consent state
    Bunglefrogblastventcore
    Used to determine content cache expiration
    Bungleme
    Used to store authenticated user account identifier
    Bunglemsa, bunglebliz, bunglesteam, bungleyeti, bunglesony
    Encrypted value, used to store intermediate authentication tokens for partner platform signin
    bungleEmailSubscription
    Used to track progress through the email subscription flow
    Bungled
    Used by various features when a unique session identifier is required
    Bungledid
    Used by various features when a unique device identifier is required
    Bungles
    Used to store browsing session state information
    BunglefrndXuid, BunglefrndPsnId
    Encrypted value, used to store partner platform friend authentication tokens
    Bungleab
    Used to determine user segmentation when a/b tests are performed
    Show-pc-migration-alert
    Used to determine when to display an alert indicating the authenticated user should review the PC migration flow
    Cloudflare
    __cfduid Used for identifying individual visitors privately.  For more information, see https://www.cloudflare.com/cookie-policy/
    Performance Cookies.

    Performance cookies, which often include analytics cookies, collect information about your use of the Services and enable us to improve the way it works. For example, performance cookies show us which are the most frequently visited pages on our website, allow us to see the overall patterns of usage on the Services, help us record any difficulties you have with the Services and show us whether our advertising is effective or not. We also use cookies to help you navigate within our website and travel back to pages. Performance cookies on the Services may include:

    Provider
    Cookie name
    Further information
    Google
    _ga
    Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.  For more information, see https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en
    _gat
    Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate. For more information, see https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en
    _gid
    Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. For more information, see https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en

    Functionality Cookies.

    In some circumstances, we may use functionality cookies. Functionality cookies allow us to remember the choices you make on the Services and to provide enhanced and more personalized features, such as customizing a certain webpage, remembering if we have asked you to participate in a promotion and for other services you request, like watching a video or commenting on a blog. All of these features help us to improve your visit to the Services. Functionality cookies on the Services may include:

    Provider
    Cookie name
    Further information
    Bungie.net
    Bungleff
    Used to track forum filter preferences
    Bungleloc
    Used to track site language preference
    Targeting or Advertising Cookies and Technologies.

    We and our service providers may use targeting or advertising cookies and other technologies to collect information (e.g. IP address device ID, general location information, etc.) and deliver advertisements on the Services that we believe are more relevant to you and your interests. For example, we may use targeting or advertising cookies to limit the number of times you see the same advertisement on our Services and to help measure the effectiveness of our advertising campaigns. These cookies remember what you have looked at on the Services and we may share this information with other organisations, such as advertisers.

    You can choose to prevent your device’s advertisement identifier being used for interest-based advertising by updating the settings on your device. For more information about targeting and advertising cookies and technologies and how you can opt out and otherwise control these, you can visit https://www.youronlinechoices.eu/ or https://www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies/index.html. Opting out does not mean you will not receive advertisements, it just means the advertisements may be less relevant to your interests. Targeting and advertising cookies on the Services may include:

    Provider
    Cookie name
    Further information
    Facebook

    _fbp
    Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers.  For more information, see https://www.facebook.com/policy/cookies/
    Google
    _gcl_au
    Used by Google AdSense for experimenting with advertisement efficiency across websites using their services.  For more information, see https://policies.google.com/technologies/types?hl=en-US
    Ads/ga-audiences
    Used by Google Adwords to re-engage visitors that are likely to convert to customers based on the visitor’s online behaviour across websites.
    Pagead/1p-conversion, Pagead/1p-user-list Used by Google pagead dynamic marketing to track events such as conversions or other meaningful user interactions
    Flash Cookies.

    We may in certain situations use Adobe Flash Player and associated ‘flash cookies’ to deliver special content, such as video clips or animation. The Adobe website provides comprehensive information on how to delete or disable Flash cookies -- see https://www.adobe.com/security/flashplayer for further information. Please be aware that if you disable or reject Flash cookies for the Services, you may not be able to access certain features.

3. HOW DO THIRD PARTIES USE COOKIES ON THE SERVICES?

In some circumstances, we may work with third parties to provide features on the Services. For example, third-party advertisers and other organisations may use their own cookies to collect information about your activities on the Services and/or the advertisements you have clicked on. This information may be used by them to serve advertisements that they believe are most likely to be of interest to you based on content you have viewed. Third-party advertisers may also use this information to measure the effectiveness of their advertisements. We do not control these cookies and to disable or reject third-party cookies, please refer to the relevant third party’s website. You can also learn more about controlling cookies in section 4 below. Third-party cookies on the Services may include:
    Provider
    Cookie name
    Further information
    Facebook

    Fr, tr
    Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers. For more information, see https://www.facebook.com/policy/cookies/
    Doubleclick
    IDE
    Used by Google/Doubleclick to make advertising more engaging to users and more valuable to publishers and advertisers. For more information, see https://policies.google.com/technologies/types?hl=en-US
    Twitter
    i/adsct
    Used by Twitter.com in order to determine the number of visitors accessing the website through Twitter advertisement content
    Yandex
    _ym_d _ym_isad, _ym_uid, _ym_visorc_*, yabs-sid, yandexuid,, yp, yuidss
    Used by Yandex.Metrica to provide depersonalized information about the site's traffic. The available statistics include the number of users, traffic sources, and user behavior on site pages.  For more information, see https://browser.yandex.com/help/personal-data-protection/cookies.html
    VK.com Remixlang
    Used by vk to help customize the site content based on preferences.  For more information, see https://vk.com/privacy/cookies

4. HOW DO I CONTROL COOKIES?

You may refuse to accept cookies from the Services at any time by activating the setting on your browser or device which allows you to refuse cookies. Further information about the procedure to follow in order to disable cookies can be found on your Internet browser provider’s website via your help screen. You may wish to refer to https://www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies/index.html or https://www.allaboutcookies.org for information on commonly used browsers. Please be aware that if cookies are disabled, not all features of the Services may operate as intended.

5. CHANGES TO THIS COOKIE POLICY

We may change this Cookie Policy at any time: please take a look at the “Last Updated” date at the top of this policy to see when it was last revised. Any amendments to this Cookie Policy will come into effect immediately if you are a business or 30 days after this "Last Updated" date if you are a consumer. If you do not agree to those changes, then unfortunately you must stop using the Services.
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