Bandai Namco Asia Company Limited (the “Company”, “us” or “we”), a company incorporated in Hong Kong, whose registered address is 28/F, MG Tower, 133 Hoi Bun Road, Kwun Tong, Kowloon, Hong Kong, is the entity that determines how and why the personal data of participants in the regions or countries of Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore, Vietnam, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, Philippines and Australia is processed.
To the fullest extent permitted under applicable laws, the Company may change or revise this privacy policy (the "Privacy Policy") at any time, for any or no reason, at our sole discretion, without independent notice, simply by posting such changes or revisions on this page and would be effective immediately after posted. Your continued use of this website or the services signifies your acceptance of any such change or revision.

  1. Use and Processing of Personal Information

    The Company established this privacy policy regarding the treatment of Personal Information (as defined below) in connection with our services. The Company will collect, retain, process, use, disclose and transfer different kinds of Personal Information about you when the law allows us to do so.
    Personal Information means any information about an individual from which that person can be identified or is reasonably identifiable. Depending on the services provided by us, this may include:
    • Your name, pen name and date of birth
    • Residential address, email address and phone number
    • Tournament photos (which may include your facial images)
    • Title of your work, photo images of your work, Gunpla model used, description and other information of your work.
    • Your parent or guardian’s name, telephone number and email address, if you are a minor under the age of 18
    • your browsing history on our website, your IP address, type and version of your web browser, web browser plugins, operating system and other information about your terminal device and technologies you use when accessing our website.
    • your interaction with our website.
    In particular, we will use your Personal Information for the following purposes:
    • for participant registration of GUNPLA BUILDERS WORLD CUP 11th TOURNAMENT
    • for the delivery of prizes
    • for communication with you as a participant
    • for the exhibition of participant’s work on various publication media managed by the Company, its group companies or third parties
    • for remarketing purpose
    • for maintaining and improving service quality, and detecting and preventing fraud against you
    • for protecting your privacy and our website from fraudulent or unlawful access by monitoring web access traffic
    for management of our personalized advertising and personalization of the content, offers, advertising, and experiences for you
    for analysis of your use of our website in order to generate insight that is useful for improving our services, products, and marketing
    The collection, retention, processing, use, disclosure and/or transfer of Personal Information by the Company is based on the voluntary provision thereof by you, and you agree that the Company may collect, retain, process, use, disclose and transfer such Personal Information in accordance with such purpose as described in this Privacy Policy.
  2. Sharing of Personal Information

    The Company may share Personal Information with our affiliates or third parties (within or outside of Hong Kong) that provide services for the mentioned purposes on behalf of the Company (“Data Processor”), such as the contractors who maintain the website, and the related group companies and/or third parties who would deliver prizes to the winner, publish the participants’ work and/or monitoring web access traffic.
    Our advertising agencies. Our contractors that assist us in analyzing web traffic data.
    We will only fulfil such requests where we are permitted to do so in accordance with applicable law or regulation. Such Data Processor(s) will collect, retain, process, use, disclose and transfer Personal Information in accordance with this Privacy Policy. We require all Data Processor to respect the security of your Personal Information and to treat it in accordance with the law.
  3. Legal Grounds to Use Your Personal Information

    In compliance with the requirements of the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance of Hong Kong (“PDPO”) and any law which is substantially similar to, or serves the same purposes as, the PDPO where applicable so that the privacy of your personal data is protected in accordance with the standard required by law.
    Necessity: Your Personal Information may be transferred between the Company and an overseas entity depending on the geographical location of your residence, the place of your registration or your citizenship, whichever is applicable for the purpose(s) of providing services to you and/or performance of contract, such as delivery of prizes.
    Consent: You have given us your consent voluntarily for processing your Personal Information.
    You can withdraw your consent at any time. Your withdrawal of consent does not affect the lawfulness of our processing of your personal data based on consent before its withdrawal.
    Performance of contract: The processing of your Personal Information may be necessary in relation to the contract we have entered into with you or to provide our services to you.
    Lawful interests: The processing of your Personal Information is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which the controller is subject.
  4. Data Retention

    We will only retain your Personal Information for as long as necessary to fulfil the purposes we collected it for. In particular, we would retain your personal information for 12-18 months after the GUNPLA BUILDERS WORLD CUP 11th TOURNAMENT in order to publish participants’ work. For log data, it is deleted after the delivery of all prizes.
    We will also retain your Personal Information for as long as necessar to verify your participation in previous tournaments until the next tournament; to respond to any questions, complaints or claims made by you or on your behalf;
    We will retain personal data for our personalized advertising for one year from the time when the relevant cookie is set or until you withdraw your consent.
    We will retain personal data for analyzation of your use of our website for 26 months.
  5. Efforts to Protect Personal Information

    The Company will comply with relevant laws and regulations regarding the handling of Personal Information.
    When it becomes necessary to use the Personal Information beyond the scope of the purposes as described in Article 1 of this Privacy Policy, the Company will inform you of the new purpose of use and will only use Personal Information for such new use after having obtained consent from you.
    The Company will take appropriate measures to prevent illegal access to, tampering with, or loss, destruction, or leakage of Personal Information.
    In the event that the Company outsources processing of Personal Information to any third party, the Company will conclude necessary contracts with and/or perform appropriate supervision of all such third parties. The Company would maintain a list of any personal data disclosures to third parties.
    When you to whom the Personal Information is related, requests the Company to disclose, correct, suspend the use of, or delete such your own Personal Information in writing, the Company will take appropriate measures to do so after having confirmed that you are the subject person of the Personal Information about which the request was made.
    The Company will not disclose Personal Information to any third party except for the following cases:
    • If there is consent from you
    • If disclosure is permitted under any laws and regulations
    • If Personal Information is provided to any outsourcing contractor after having concluded a contract beforehand to ensure that the Personal Information is not used for any purpose other than for the outsourced services
    • If disclosure or submission of Personal Information is ordered by any judicial or administrative agency, etc., pursuant to any laws and regulations
    • If disclosure is necessary to detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues associated with the services
    The Company will continuously review and improve efforts to protect Personal Information.
  6. Provision of Personal Information by Minor

    The Company does not knowingly request or collect Personal Information from minor under the age of 18 without the consent from parent or guardian. If the Company becomes aware that a minor under the age of 18 has submitted Personal Information through this site without the consent from parent or guardian, the Company will take all reasonable measures to delete such information and will not use such information, except for as required by law.
  7. Breach Notification

    In case of data security incident, and there would be a risk of harm by not notifying relevant data subjects and relevant authorities, the Company would promptly take relevant measures to mitigate and notify relevant parties without undue delay, in accordance to the applicable law, if required.
  8. Use of Cookies

    The Company and outsourcing contractors may use cookies for improving the services to you, which will not infringe upon the privacy of you. On any website using cookies, the Company will explicitly indicate in advance its particular purpose for such use.
    When you view any content sending cookies, the cookies are recorded on your computer, but the recorded information will not include any information that can identify you.
    In the services, the cookies function may be used for the following purposes:
    • In order for you to use the Services more conveniently when you revisit this website
    • In order to measure and analyze use of the Services
    • In order to use the remarketing function for online advertisements
    You may refuse to accept cookies by changing personal browser settings, provided, however, that some aspects of the services may become unavailable as a result.
  9. Links to Other Websites

    The Company will not be responsible for your Personal Information on third party websites linked to this website.
  10. Your Right to Request for Disclosure of Personal Information

    For any request regarding disclosure, notification of use purpose, correction, suspension of use, and deletion, please contact our Data Protection Officer at
  11. Inquiries about Personal Information

    For inquiries concerning Personal Information, please contact us by email at please contact our Data Protection Officer at
  12. Language

    This Privacy Policy is available in multiple languages. In the event of any conflict or inconsistency between English version and other language(s), the English version shall prevail.