Privacy Policy

This document outlines the types of information that is collected and/or recorded by overkill.wtf and how such information is used.

As a visitor and/or user of overkill.wtf, we are determined to protect and maintain your privacy.

This policy is outlined in an effort to comply with your rights and the guidance of GDPR, CCPA, CalOPPA, and other privacy regulations.

If you have any additional questions or require more information about the details outlined in this policy, please do not hesitate to contact us via email at privacy@overkill.wtf.

Analytics

Overkill.wtf records and keeps log files. These analytics collect information such as (but not limited to) number of visitors, user IP address, browser type, date and time details, referring/exit pages, and click data. This information is not linked in any way to personally identifiable data/metrics, and in general, is not directly traceable to you.

We collect this information to analyze trends and improve the website.

We presently use Google Analytics and Plausible Analytics in order to carry out this function. The policies of both Google and Plausible cover the privacy considerations of how they provide this service.

Cookies

Overkill.wtf makes use of ‘cookies’ - a small file used to store user preferences at the browser level. These cookies are used to track a particular ‘session’ on our site, optimize the user experience, and set various permissions (i.e. consent).

As a user of overkill.wtf you have the express option to accept whether we can place these cookie files in order to best deliver our services.

User Accounts

It is possible to sign up to overkill.wtf and have a ‘member account’ — this enables the user to see exclusive content and receive email newsletter updates. Holding a user account is not a requirement for using overkill.wtf and is a wholly optional feature.

Those who do sign up for an account will willingly share an email address with us. This is used to send you emails about the information you have requested (such as our newsletter), and any other information specifically relevant to overkill.wtf and its ongoing activities.

Overkill.wtf does not knowingly collect any information from children under the age of 13 - under 13s are not permitted to sign up for a user account. However, if you think your child provided such information to our website (such as email) we encourage you to contact us so we can do our best effort to promptly remove such information from our records.

Third Parties

Overkill.wtf works with a small handful of third parties in order to best serve our content and services (analytics, media embeds, advertising).

Please note, this document does not cover the privacy considerations of such third parties — these sites should have their own privacy policies which outline how they handle user data.

We currently work with the following third parties:

  • Google
  • Plausible
  • Monumetric

(The above is not an exhaustive list of our partners, and is merely provided as a service to you to refer to their policies should you so wish.)

Data Controller

The information held by overkill.wtf is administered by Kevin Wammer.

Should you have any queries relating to this data, such as a GDPR request, please contact privacy@overkill.wtf.

In order to fulfil any requests please provide any information we may require in order to locate any information we may store about you.  

By continuing to use our website, and by accepting the details outlined in our cookie prompt, you hereby consent to our privacy policy.

This policy only applies to our online activity and the information collected via this website.

From time to time some of the content shared on overkill.wtf may contain affiliate links; therefore we, might receive a small commission for any purchases made via those links.

overkill.wtf is currenlty a participant in the Amazon Associates Program, JSAUX Affiliate Program, Green Man Gaming Affiliate Program, and others.

These various affiliate advertising programs are designed to provide a means for sites such as ours to earn commision fees by linking to external stores.

The use of these affiliate schemes on overkill.wtf does not influence our editorial policy in any way.

Updates

Should we update, amend, or make any changes to this document, those changes will be prominently posted here.

Last update: December 2022

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